Congratulations, Class of 1948!

This is your reunion year. We look forward to seeing you back on campus for your 70th Anniversary during Reunion Weekend, May 31 - June 3, 2018.

Reconnect. Reminisce. Relive.

The weekend is filled with opportunities to reconnect with classmates, reminisce about student days and enjoy class events, interactions with students and faculty, educational sessions, recreational opportunities and much more. Make your plans to return home to Bucknell.

Class of 1948 Reunion Goals


as of Nov. 1, 2017

Participation Goal

Our Class Participation Goal:

43 Donors

Current Total Class Members
Who Have Made a Gift or Pledge:

8 Donors

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Attendance Goal

Our Class Attendance Goal:

2

Current Total Class Member Registrations:

Registration Available in
Early March

Registration
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About Your 70th Reunion


Save the Date: May 31 - June 3

Mark your calendar to return to Bucknell. Reunion Weekend registration for events and on-campus housing will be available in March. Make off-campus lodging reservations early.

Nominate a Classmate

Nominate an exceptional, qualified classmate for one of the Bucknell Alumni Association Awards by Dec. 1, 2017.

Help With Your Reunion

Help make it a Reunion Weekend to remember! Volunteer  to serve on your class reunion outreach committee. 

Preview of Weekend Highlights

Thursday, May 31

  • Emeritus Classes Reception and Dinner

Friday, June 1

  • Welcome Picnic
  • Class Decade Party

Saturday, June 2

  • All-Class Lunch and Class Festival
  • Emeritus Classes reception & dinner
  • Bison Blast and Jazz Bar

Sunday, June 3

  • Farewell Brunch
  • Worship Services

Outdoor activities, tours, President's remarks, Alumni awards, Bucknell 360° educational sessions and more Friday and Saturday.
Complete schedule available in March.

View the photos from last year.

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Make A Gift


Give Now

The Cornerstone Society

A cornerstone of the University's success and progress is the loyal generosity of alumni. Donors who support Bucknell for three or more consecutive years are recognized as members of this society. Continue or establish your membership by making a gift today. Contact Amanda Craig, Annual Fund Program Manager, at amanda.craig@bucknell.edu for more information.

Make a Gift

The Bertrand Society

Have you considered contributing to your class's reunion giving total by naming Bucknell as a beneficiary of your retirement plan, life insurance policy, will or living trust? If you have included Bucknell in any of these ways, or would like information about doing so, please contact Dan Clark, associate director of gift planning, at dan.clark@bucknell.edu.

Make a Gift

Your Reunion Contacts


Reunion Leadership Team

Carl MarchioliN/A
Kyle Moran

Charles Waddell
Charles Waddell
 

Reunion Outreach Committee

If you are interested in serving on the reunion committee for your class, complete the volunteer form at Bucknell.edu/Reunion.

Class of 1948 Alumni


Robert H. Taylor '48

1977 Alumni Association Award Winner: "Loyalty to Bucknell"

Awarded to an alumnus or alumna whose service, dedication and commitment to alma mater are extraordinary.

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Julia Shank Dawson '48

1998 Alumni Assocation Award Winner: "Service to Humanity"

Awarded to an alumnus or alumna whose selfless and caring work and deeds benefit society and humankind.

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