CSE 50-Year Reunion

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Class of 1974: Mark Your Calendar for May 2024!

Wednesday, May 8, 2024
Thursday, May 9, 2024

Huntington Bank Stadium (formerly TCF Bank Stadium)
2009 University Avenue SE, Minneapolis
U of M East Bank

Members of the Class of 1974 will join other alumni who graduated more than 50 years ago to catch up with classmates, reconnect with faculty, and take a look ahead at new initiatives, innovative research, and the students of today as they become the leaders of tomorrow.
 

During the festivities, members of the Class of 1974 will be inducted into the College of Science and Engineering Golden Medallion Society and will receive commemorative medallions. Additionally, the class will lead the 2024 CSE Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony procession into 3M Arena at Mariucci

All events are complimentary for you and a guest, but require pre-registration. Formal invitation with registration details to follow in spring of 2024.

We need your help! 

Join the event host committee and help shape your reunion festivities. Meetings are held monthly (in person or by Zoom). If you are interested and would like to learn more, please contact Anastacia Davis at 612-625-4509 or aqdavis@umn.edu. 


PLEASE NOTE: If you have questions, please e-mail us at csealumni@umn.edu or call Katie Sobolewski at 612-624-6694.


Tentative Schedule 

All events at Huntington Bank Stadium (formerly TCF Bank Stadium)

WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2024

9:30 a.m. Check-in/Light refreshments

10:15 a.m. Welcome by Dean Andrew Alleyne and Opening Keynote

11:15 a.m. Department-Hosted Research Showcase Sessions

Faculty and student presentations on cutting-edge research

12:15 p.m. Lunch

During this time, we will present medallions to members of classes prior to 1974 who have not previously been inducted into the Golden Medallion Society, as well as members of the Class of 1974 unable to attend Thursday's brunch.

1:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions

Faculty and student presentations on cutting-edge research

2:45 p.m. Closing Keynote

3:30-4:30 p.m. Dessert Reception 

THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2024

11 a.m. Class of 1974 Brunch and Commencement Procession 

During this brunch, first-time reunion attendees from the Class of 1974 will be inducted into the College of Science and Engineering Golden Medallion Society. Following brunch, class members will suit up in caps and gowns (provided by CSE) and will lead the 1 p.m. CSE undergraduate commencement procession into
3M Arena at Mariucci. The procession and opening remarks will end at approximately 2:30 p.m., though you are invited to stay for the ceremony in its entirety, if you wish.