2007 10th Reunion Schedule

2007 Reunion Headquarters Opens

Reunion headquarters opens on Old Campus. Campus rooms available. Headquarters will be open as follows: 

Thursday: 1 pm - midnight

Friday: 7 am - midnight

Saturday: 7 am - midnight

Sunday: 7 am - 2 pm

Thursday, June 1, 1:00 PM - Sunday, June 4, 2:00 PM
’07 Tenth Reunion Kick-off at Cask Republic

Start off Tenth Reunion weekend right over drink specials and appetizers with your fellow ’07ers at New Haven's Cask Republic, one of the city's top craft beer and cocktail bars. (Please note: this is a pay your own way event.)

 Location: 179 Crown St., New Haven, CT 06510

Thursday, June 1, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Meet Me at Mory's!

Plan to meet your friends at Mory’s, the place to be Thursday night as the doors are thrown open to all returning alumni!  Complimentary food, impromptu singing and camaraderie.

Thursday, June 1, 9:00 PM - Friday, June 2, 12:00 AM
Mory's - 306 York Street
AYA Faculty Lectures

Rows of empty seats in classrooms across campus await your arrival for our many lectures on Friday and Saturday mornings. This morning we will feature some of Yale's most distinguished faculty members in two time slots, from 9 - 10 am, and from 10:30 - 11:30 am. A number of tours and open houses are also offered.

Friday, June 2, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
University Welcome Reception

The evening begins with a reception for all classes. Enjoy samples of a variety of wines, as well as cheese and fruit, in a beautiful and historic Yale setting. Find your friends by looking for your residential college flag.

Friday, June 2, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Cross Campus - On College between Elm & Wall
Whiskey Me Up! Education & Tasting

Classmate Rose Jia (PC) has been helping hundreds of whiskey explorers discover their Whiskey Persona™ over the last five years through Whiskey Me Up! For reunion she will be joined by whiskey experts to bring a fun and interactive education and tasting session exclusively for alumni and their guests.

Due to limited seating, we will sell tickets to this event through the reunion website; there will only be a nominal ticket charge to defray the cost of the event.

Friday, June 2, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dwight Hall - 67 High Street
Room: Chapel
Friday Happy Hour

Relive freshman year all over again, meeting old classmates and connecting with new ones as we officially start reunion festivities.

Friday, June 2, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Old Campus - 67 High Street
Room: Courtyard
Dinner Under the Tent

Kick off the first official night of reunion catching up with friends while enjoying our Friday happy hour followed by barbeque-themed dinner. You won’t want to miss the delicious flank steak, pulled pork, beef brisket, vegan sweet potato quinoa burger, and the mint julep cocktail special.

Friday, June 2, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Old Campus - 67 High Street
Room: Courtyard
Friday Reception

Following dinner spend more time reconnecting with ’07 friends and guests. There will also be an informal networking component during which you can meet classmates you have not met before. The bar will be open until 1am.

Friday, June 2, 9:30 PM - Saturday, June 3, 1:00 AM
Old Campus - 67 High Street
Room: Courtyard
Morning Yoga for All Classes

Start your Saturday morning (weather permitting) with some gentle stretching and breathing exercises, and get your body feeling "yoga good" for a busy day of reunion activities! This is a mixed-level class featuring modifications for all levels of ability, so whether you have been practicing for years or have never touched a yoga mat, everyone can have an enjoyable experience in this class. Please wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. No previous yoga experience necessary; children and all ages welcome.

Saturday, June 3, 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Old Campus - 67 High Street
Morning at Yale

Here's your chance to enjoy again the extraordinary opportunities available at Yale! There are two "course times," 9 am and 10:30 am. Learn or do something wonderful this morning!

Saturday, June 3, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Lunch Under the Tent

Whether you have just finished taking a tour around campus, sitting in on a lecture, or are just rolling out of bed after trying to relive those Friday nights of freshman year, join your classmates for a tasty lunch under the tent, with picnic-style favorites from hamburgers and hot dogs to grilled tofu kabobs.

Saturday, June 3, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Old Campus - 67 High Street
Room: Courtyard
2007 Class Photo

At 1:00pm  please proceed to Battell Chapel so we can take an official class photo!

Saturday, June 3, 1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Battell Chapel - 400 College Street
Room: Sanctuary
Courtard Lawn Games

Enjoy the afternoon with family-friendly activities on Old Campus. We will have lawn games that will remind you of the days of Camp Yale.

Saturday, June 3, 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Old Campus - 67 High Street
Room: Courtyard
Yale ’07 TEDx Talks

Hear stories from ’07 classmates about their lives and careers in a format similar to TEDx.

Saturday, June 3, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Yale Center for British Art - 1080 Chapel Street
Room: Auditorium
President's University Update

President Peter Salovey welcomes you back to campus, offering his review of Yale today.

 

Saturday, June 3, 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Woolsey Hall - 500 College Street
Calhoun College Reception

Dean Jonathan Holloway and Ms. Aisling Colón welcome Calhoun alumni from the Classes of 2007 and 2012 to a special cocktail reception.

Saturday, June 3, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Woolsey Hall Presidents' Room - College and Grove Streets (2nd Floor)
Room: Presidents Room
A Celebration of Yale Singing

After President Salovey’s update, join singers from all classes for a jamboree celebrating Yale’s incredible musical tradition. Alumni from the Glee Club and Whiffenpoof and Whim ’n Rhythm alumni groups, conducted by Glee Club alumna Stephanie Tubiolo '14. MMus '16, will perform Yale favorites from many generations, concluding with a rousing rendition of “Bright College Years.” (The Glee Club rehearsal for the Celebration will take place at 10:30 am Saturday morning as part of "Morning at Yale." All singers are welcome!)

Saturday, June 3, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Woolsey Hall - 500 College Street
Saturday Happy Hour

Before class dinner, there’s always class drinks. We will also have the official reunion class photo taken, so be sure to be down in the courtyard by 7pm!

Saturday, June 3, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Old Campus - 67 High Street
Room: Courtyard
Tenth Reunion Class Dinner

Come dressed to have a good time and feast your taste buds on a spread of eclectic, signature dishes from across America. With good company and delicious food, the fully-stocked happy hour and tenth reunion class dinner is one you can’t miss! 

Saturday, June 3, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Old Campus - 67 High Street
Room: Courtyard
2007 Party Under the Tent

Celebrate the ten years since college with all your classmates Saturday night. We will have a photo booth, DJ and dancing, and the open bar that will make you think it’s senior week all over again.

Saturday, June 3, 9:30 PM - Sunday, June 4, 1:00 AM
Old Campus - 67 High Street
Room: Courtyard
AYA Farewell Breakfast at University Commons in Schwarzman Center

Enjoy memories of Commons and a final gathering with friends at this delicious breakfast for all classes, featuring muffins, coffee cake, bagels, oatmeal, grits, Belgian waffles, eggs, French toast, potatoes, bacon, sausage, fruit, coffee, tea and juices. We promise you won't go home hungry!

Sunday, June 4, 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Schwarzman Center : University Commons
Residential College Open Houses

Sunday morning is your opportunity to visit your old stomping grounds during open houses at all twelve residential colleges. Current students from each college will be on hand to talk to you about residential college life at Yale today. Access will be limited to the courtyard, but there will still be plenty to see and talk about!

Sunday, June 4, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
University Church Worship

Join Yale’s ecumenical Christian community for Sunday worship, which will include prayers for alumni who have died, a sermon by Bill Albinger '67, and wonderful music and liturgy. Following Yale, Bill entered the Law School at the University of Pennsylvania.  His studies there were interrupted by being drafted and serving in the US Army in Vietnam.  He graduated with his JD in 1972.  After almost 30 years practicing law in New York City he went to Drew Theological School where he received his M.Div. summa cum laude in 2002.  After serving parishes in N.J and MA; he moved to Maui where he served as rector of Holy Innocents Episcopal Church, L'haina, for 10 years.  Now retired, he lives in Cambridge, MA. with his spouse Mark LeDoux, Harvard ’77.

Sunday, June 4, 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Battell Chapel - 400 College Street
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