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Homecoming 2018

A “Pioneers” Celebration and
Jim & Carolyn Olivier Building Dedication

Saturday and Sunday, September 29–30, 2018

Please join us in remembering the past and building on the future at the 2018 Landmark College Alumni Homecoming. There will be opportunities to reconnect, reminisce, and network.

Watercolor image of campus stairs overlaid with text of Doug Killin's essay.

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The Ninety Stairs of Self-Discovery

Schedule

Click Center

9 a.m. Finn’s Fun Run Begins Join Coach Jim Baucom and the LC team on this 2.3 mile run/walk. Appropriate for all ages and skill levels. You may register on-site if you did not register in advance. Spectators welcome! Click Center
9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Alumni Registration Get information and your alumni gift here! Refreshments available. Open all day and a great place to meet up with your classmates. Quad, Tent
10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Demonstration Classes Demonstration classes provide an opportunity for alumni to experience Landmark College’s current teaching methods and interactive classroom technology firsthand. TBD
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.  Global Connections to Employment Opportunities  

Mark Kessler, Vice President of Business Development and Jerry Henwood, Consultant- Supporting Outreach to Academic Institutions and the Wounded Warrior and Service-Disabled Communities will be on hand to provide a brief overview of the AbilityOne program and then discuss GCE lines of business, their project locations across the U.S., and a sampling of the many employment opportunities that may be available for Landmark College students and alumni.  

EAB, Brooks O’Brien Auditorium
10 a.m. – noon LCIRT Open House Come learn about the Landmark College Institute for Research and Training’s cutting-edge educational technologies that support neurodiverse students. These include a virtual reality demonstration (Oculus Rift/HTC Vive), attention-enhancing video games, 3D printed products, working memory instruments, and more! Nicole Goodner MacFarlane Science, Technology & Innovation Center, Rm. 103
11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Digital Master Notebook The Master Notebook Goes Digital. This timeless Landmark College tool has a digital improvement. Learn how to organize yourself for school, life, and work all within one app. Professor Emeritus Lnda Hecker, M.Ed., delivers this session and is the author of numerous articles and book chapters, including work on multi-sensory learning and assistive technology. Nicole Goodner MacFarlane Science, Technology & Innovation Center, Lewis Family Aud. 111
11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Homecoming, Campus Connections, BBQ Lunch Welcome back Alumni Sharks! One of Homecoming’s most popular event. There will be many festivities on the quad for you and your family, including a shark ride, a bungee trampoline, a campus gallery walk, a rock wall, a campus activities fair, and more! Quad
11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Art Walk

Walking tour of all of Landmark College lawn art, galleries, and sculptures.  Pick up a walking map and descriptions at the alumni registration tent. Now showing in the Fine Arts Gallery; Landmark professor Humberto Ramirez, who is painter, and videographer. Humberto Ramirez presents the next iteration of an ongoing artistic experiment that has spanned several years.

 
1 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Meet & Greet with President Dr. Peter Eden

Learn about today’s Landmark College and engage in a conversation about the College’s vision, strategic priorities, and governances.

Admin. Building Aud. 
1:30 p.m. Campus Tour w/Student Ambassadors Meet quad side of Admin Admin Building
2 p.m. Homecoming Soccer Game LETS GO SHARKS! Charles Drake Field
2:30 p.m. Pioneers Roundabout Led by founding faculty member Professor Jim Baucom, connect (or re-connect) with many College founding-era faculty and staff—and participate in a conversation that highlights the many life experiences since Landmark College! Admin. Building Aud
2:30 p.m.  Cider & Canvas

Relax and paint a fun fall themed canvas while sipping local cider.  Includes all painting supplies, instruction, and cider! Prior registration required. Sign-up at registration by 11am.

Café Court, Strauch Family Student Center.
3:30 p.m. Alumni Group Photo Stairs to upper camp  
4 p.m. Jim and Carolyn Olivier Admissions Building Dedication Alumni, faculty, staff, please join us in remembering the past and building the future at this reunion gathering. Jim and Carolyn Olivier Admissions Building
4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. Alumni & Pioneers Reception Alumni, faculty, staff, please join us in remembering the past and building the future at this reunion gathering. Jim and Carolyn Olivier Admissions Building
6:30 p.m. Shuttle to Boston Prior registration required by 9/27 email at triciastanley@landmark.edu Click Family Sports Center
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Alumni & Student Networking Brunch Join us for brunch—and benefit from the opportunity to meet with your Alumni Advisory Board, visit with old friends, make new ones and share your experiences with current students. Alumni Hall, Main Dining Area
11:30 a.m. – noon Alumni Service Award Recognition Join us as we honor this year’s recipient of the Alumni Service Award. The Alumni Service Award is given to alumni who advance the mission of the College through dedicated volunteer efforts in support of its programs, thereby ensuring the College’s impact on our community and the globe, but most of all, future generations of students. Alumni Hall, Main Dining Area

We’ll Pick You Up!

Alewife Station to Landmark College

  • Pickup Alewife Station
    • Time: 7 a.m.
    • Pickup Location: Alewife MBTA Station
      • (Alewife Brook Pkwy, Cambridge, MA)
    • Arrive to Landmark campus around 9am
  • Depart Landmark Campus
    • Time: 6:30 p.m.
    • Departure Location: Click Family Sports Center
    • Arrive back to Alewife Station around 8:30 p.m.

 

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Where to Stay

TripAdvisor maintains the following lists, which may be helpful to you in planning your trip. (These links do not constitute an endorsement of TripAdvisor.)

These sites may also be useful:

  • Discover Putney (resources for visitors to Putney, Vermont)
  • Brattleboro Chamber of Commerce (resources for visitors to Brattleboro, Vermont)

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