Start your reunion weekend at this intimate luncheon for longtime friends and alumni who have celebrated a 50th reunion, welcoming our newest Golden Bears, the class of 1972. Share favorite memories from school days past and catch up on each other’s lives today. Head of School Dr. Anne Stavney will welcome you and share a brief update on the school. Hear the Upper School’s a cappella choir perform.
1-2pm - The Take on Blake: What's all the excitement about physics at Blake?
Thu, Oct 6 1:00PM
Join Blake’s physics department for an hour of learning. The program will start with an overview from PK-12 Science Department Chair Maren Anderson on how physics is taught today, the exciting electives available to students and the department’s priorities. Then you will head off to a physics classroom to see how science has transformed from when you were a student. Collaborate with other alumni and students while taking part in interactive, experimental hands-on demonstrations.
2-3pm - Northrop Campus Tour
Thu, Oct 6 2:00PM
Experience a step back in time and a leap into the future as you explore this beautiful building, which incorporates modern renovations, such as the Ankeny Center for Science, Design and Research, while retaining its historic character. While much has changed throughout its 100-plus years, the Northrop campus continues to positively impact learning and teaching. The tour will be led by former faculty member Jan Woolman.
8:30-10am - IN PERSON Breakfast at Blake: Reunion Edition
Fri, Oct 7 8:30AM
The reunion edition of our popular Breakfast at Blake speaker series will feature our 2022 Outstanding Alumna of the Year Cathy Countryman Maes ʼ85. This year’s Jenny Stephens Hagen Spirit Award recipients Chris Anderson Morrison ʼ65 and Jack Morrison ʼ63 will also be recognized. A complimentary breakfast will be served.
8:50-10am - VIRTUAL Breakfast at Blake: Reunion Edition
Fri, Oct 7 8:50AM
10-11am - Blake Campus Tour
Fri, Oct 710:00AM
Exciting changes have taken place at the Hopkins campus! Come see the transformation of our oldest campus while revisiting familiar spaces. The future meets the past on our present-day walk through campus.
6-9pm - 50th Reunion Dinner
Fri, Oct 7 6:00PM
Time flies and you're sure to have fun at this reception and dinner celebrating your milestone 50th class reunion. Reconnect with your friends and classmates, sit back, relax and remember past times shared together. Head of School Dr. Anne Stavney will welcome you and share remarks.
6:30-9:30pm - Alumni on the Terrace
Fri, Oct 7 6:30PM
All alumni are invited to reunite with friends and classmates, partake in a complimentary buffet and watch the football game. Dress in your favorite Bear Wear for this casual event. A cash bar will be available.
7:30-9pm - Party in the Courtyard
Fri, Oct 7 7:30PM
A new attraction at last year's Homecoming celebration, this party features the Twin Cities' premier dance band Soul Tight Committee. All Blake community members are invited. A cash bar will be available.
Would you like to make your 1972 reunion gift today? It will count towards your class goal.
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