Alumni

Reunion

GROTON DECEMBER DAZZLE*
*IN CASE YOU DIDN'T KNOW, A DAZZLE IS A GROUP OF ZEBRAS!
for Reunion Forms (forms ending in 0, 1, 5 & 6)

DECEMBER 2–5, 2020

WEDNESDAY at 7:00 p.m.: DIVERSITY & INCLUSION ON THE CIRCLE
with Gareth Hadyk-DeLodder and
Sravani Sen-Das P'16, '19, '23 


THURSDAY: "BACK TO THE CLASSROOM"

3:00 p.m. Classics Rebranded: Classical Reception Theory in the
Age of Netflix, #MeToo, and Beyonce with
Amy Martin-Nelson and Preston Bannard '01
Register Here

4:30 p.m. Media Effects and the Election of 2020 with Dr. Stacey Spring
Register Here

7:00 p.m. Theater Inside Out: Fighting Systems of Oppression
in the Performing Arts Classroom with Laurie Sales
Register Here
 
FRIDAY at 11:00 a.m.
Changing Global Landscape: A Conversation Touching on Global Markets,
Technology, and Role of the U.S. 
with
R.P. Eddy '90 and Maryam Mujica '96
with moderator Chris Isham '71
(click on names to see bios)
Register Here

SATURDAY at 11:00 a.m.: "GAME DAY"
Coaches Corner with Athletic Director Bob Low, Assistant Athletic Director Harold Francis, and Coach Annie Kandel
Register Here


Click here for a Welcome from the Spiritual Life Team and
the Graduate's Prayer.
Form Zoom Gatherings will be hosted throughout the Dazzle.
Form Date & Time Contact
1956 TBD Amily Dunlap: adunlap@groton.org
1960 TBD Amily Dunlap: adunlap@groton.org
1976 12/2/20 at 7:00 pm et Elliot Scott: elliot.m.scott@gmail.com
1986 TBD Alison Monaghan: alimono@verizon.net
1991 12/4/20 at 8:00 pm et Tinka Piper: tinkampiper@gmail.com
2000 TBD Abby Walker: asimmons29@gmail.com
2001 12/3/20 at 7:00 pm et Naveed Khalidi:
nskhalidi@gmail.com
2006 12/4/20 at 7:00 pm et Sharyar Aziz: saziz7388@gmail.com
 
Reunion Weekend 2021
for all forms ending in 0, 1, 5 & 6 will be 
June 11-13, 2021


 
Reunion Weekend, planned for May 8–10, 2020, has been postponed. This letter was sent to reunion forms on March 16, 2020.

Typical Reunion Program

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  • Friday

    4:30–6:00 p.m.
    Check-In and Refreshments
    Schoolhouse, Sackett Forum

    5:00, 5:30 p.m
    Schoolhouse Tour: The Next Century
    Meet in Sackett Forum

    6:00–7:00 p.m.
    Reception
    Headmaster's House

    7:00 p.m.
    Reunion Weekend Dinner
    Alumni and families welcome
    Tent on the Circle
  • Saturday

    All Day
    Athletic Center Open
    Track, fitness center, squash courts, basketball courts, and locker rooms available, byo towel

    8:00–11:25 a.m.
    Classes Open
    Alumni and families welcome
    Schoolhouse and Dillon Art Center

    9:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
    Check In and Refreshments
    Schoolhouse, Sackett Forum

    9:30 a.m.
    Alumni Row
    Robert W. Bingham Boathouse

    9:35–9:50 a.m.
    Roll Call
    Schoolroom

    9:50–11:00 a.m.
    Groton Women's Network Panel and Networking
    Schoolhouse, Multipurpose Room 217A

    10:30–11:30 a.m.
    Playground Meet Up and Snack
    Playground, below the football field

    10:40 a.m.
    Schoolhouse Tour: The Next Century
    Meet in Sackett Forum

    11:30 a.m.
    Headmaster's Welcome
    School update and presentation of Distinguished Grotonian and Cui Servire est Regnare alumni awards
    Schoolhouse, Sackett Forum

    12:15 p.m.
    Lunch for Alumni and Families
    Tent on the Circle

    12:45–1:45 p.m.
    Reunion Form Photos
    The Circle

    2:00 p.m. and on
    Athletic Contests v. St. George's

    2:30 p.m.
    Athletic Hall of Fame Ceremony
    Athletic Center Lobby

    3:00 p.m.

    Triangle Run
    Led by Coach John Capen
    Meet in front of the Schoolhouse

    3:00 p.m.
    Schoolhouse Tour: The Next Century
    Meet in Sackett Forum

    3:30 p.m.
    Edward B.Gammons Memorial
    Student Recital
    Schoolhouse, Gammons Hall

    3:30–4:30 p.m.
    I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream!
    Complimentary visit by ice cream truck
    The Circle

    6:30 - 10:00 p.m.
    Reunion Form Dinners
    (Forms ending in 5 and 10 only)
    Planned by Individual forms
  • Sunday

    7:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
    Brunch
    Dining Hall

    10:00 a.m.
    Alumni Choristers Rehearsal
    St. John's Chapel

    11:00 a.m.
    Reunion Weekend Chapel Service
    St. John's Chapel

Childcare

Childcare is provided for children of alumni from 6:00-10:00 p.m. on Saturday night, at The Children’s Center at Groton School, 20 Joy Lane. Parents must sign-up and pay a babysitting fee ($20 per child) when registering.
 
Childcare will be provided at our facility by licensed professionals. Knucklebones will be on hand to organize fun activities for all children, especially those ages 6-13. The Children's Center is equipped to handle infants. Please be sure to bring any age specific supplies such as diapers, formula, a change of clothes, etc., for your child. Toys, snacks, and pizza will be provided.
 
Please alert the childcare supervisors of any allergies or special needs that your child may have.
 
Contact Terry Anderson at 978-448-7522 or tanderson@groton.org with any questions.

Other Activities

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  • The de Menil Gallery

  • Christopher Carey Brodigan Gallery

  • School Memorabilia

    Groton School Store
    Schoolhouse, Lower level