Featured Faculty, Students & Alumni
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May 30th, 2014
- 8:00pm - 11:00pm: Discover the Sultry Voice of Jocelyn Faro ‘16
May 31st, 2014
8:45am - 9:30am:
Hear Joe Holt ‘83 M’98 talk about “The College Campus: Then and Now”
Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast while learning about the changes to campus over the years from WC’s Chief of Staff, Joe Holt ‘83 M’98.
10:30am - 12:00pm:
Wish Dr. Siemen Well in his Retirement
Jim Siemen is retiring from the Psychology Department after more than 30 years of teaching! Wish him well on his journey into retirement by stopping by a reception for him Saturday before the picnic.
- 12:00pm - 2:00pm: Romp n’ Stomp to the Sounds of Chester River Runoff
2:00pm - 2:30pm:
Learn to Share Your Story with Laura Pritchett Oliver ‘75
Join Laura Prichett Oliver a’ 75 for a discussion on transforming the past for our memoir and fiction. This event will be followed by our annual Wine Tasting with Kent County’s Crow Vineyard.
2:00pm - 4:00pm:
Watch a WC Men’s Basketball Documentary
Watch a documentary about the WC Men’s Basketball Team and enjoy a question and answer session with Coach Nugent, some of the members of the team, and filmmaker Kurt Kolaja following the film. Click to watch the film’s trailer…
2:15pm - 3:00pm:
Hocus Pocus, Alakazam!
His tricks will amaze children of all ages! Don’t miss this magic show by WC student Ian Flinn ‘16 following the Campus Picnic.
2:30pm - 4:00pm:
Learn about Kent County Wines from Doug Carter ’12
Doug, of Crow Vineyard and WC class of 2012, will talk about the different wines they have available this year and the processes they use to bring the wine from vineyard to table.
4:00pm - 6:00pm:
Sample Sloop Betty Vodka with Jon Cook ‘00
Sample vodka with Blackwater Distilling Owner Jon Cook while mingling with friends at the President’s House.
7:30pm - 8:30pm:
Enjoy WC’s Comedy Hour: Whose Line is it Anyway?
Watch alumni go head-to-head onstage in a battle of wits and laughs, where you can cheer them on, or even be part of the action!
7:30pm - 9:30pm:
Step Aboard for a Sunset Cruise
Boat rides will be available on WC’s Callinectes and the Chester River Packet for half-hour trips as well as special sunset cruises. See the registration site for more information and to register. Space is limited.
9:00pm - 11:00pm:
Sample New Belgium Brews with Melisse Merrell ‘94
Following the fireworks over the Chester River, enjoy a beer tasting with New Belgium Brewing Company’s Melisse Merrell ‘94 while catching-up with friends along the waterfront.
9:00pm - 11:30pm:
Jam at the River with Craig “Chow” Boynton ’84
Saturday night, stick around after the fireworks show at the waterfront to hear live music by Craig “Chow” Boynton ’84 and his jam band, Dawgone. An event not to miss!