See Who’s Coming

Class of 1979 Reunion Brochure:  Download
Class of 1979 Registration Form:  Download

Headquarters and lodging

Class headquarters and housing will be on West Campus at William Keeton House. Photos of a single and double room on West Campus can be found here.

Address: William Keeton House, 4 Forest Park Lane, Ithaca, NY 14850

Arrival and parking

When arriving for Reunion, please plan to pull into Forest Park Drive off of Campus Road and head all the way through the parking lot towards the plaza area at the far end. There will be two designated parking spaces behind Noyes Community Center (306 West Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850) marked by signs for guests to pull into and drop off luggage. Luggage handlers will be on hand to assist with bringing guest luggage into headquarters. You will not be able to leave your vehicle parked in this area while you check in.

Main parking areas on West Campus include:

  • University Avenue Parking Lot: Entrance to this lot is on University Avenue after crossing over Stewart Avenue on your left.
  • Libe Slope: Access from West Avenue.

A Reunion shuttle will help guests get back to their headquarter location after parking on Thursday between noon and 7 p.m. Flag the shuttle down when you see them.

Questions? Contact:

Class of 1979 Reunion co-chairs:

Karen Mineo ’79, 609-937-0286, k_mineo@yahoo.com

Steve Magacs ’79, 607-342-7321, smagacs@lightlink.com

Class of 1979 Registration chair:

Larry Stone ’79, 847-275-9575, lds11@cornell.edu

Stay connected

Visit our Class of ’79 website

Join our Class of ’79 Facebook Group

Follow us on Twitter @CornellClass79

Class of 1979 schedule

Thursday

12:00 p.m.

Residence Hall Check-In: Class of '79

William Keeton House, West Campus

6:00 p.m.

Welcome Reception and Dinner: Class of '79

Physical Sciences Building

Friday

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast: Class of '79

William Keeton House

10:00 a.m.

Activism and the Student Experience

Alice Statler Auditorium, Statler Hall

11:00 a.m.

Tour: Wilkinson Family Wine Library, Class of '79

Stocking Hall

1:30 p.m.

University Service of Remembrance and Thanksgiving

Sage Chapel

3:00 p.m.

Olin Lecture

Bailey Hall

6:00 p.m.

Reception: Class of '79

Bailey Hall Plaza

7:30 p.m.

Dinner: Class of '79

Mann Library Tent on Ag Quad

9:00 p.m.

Tent Parties

Arts Quad

9:30 p.m.

After-Hours Lounge: Class of '79

William Keeton House

Saturday

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast: Class of '79

William Keeton House

10:30 a.m.

A Conversation with President Martha E. Pollack

Bailey Hall

12:00 p.m.

Lunch: Class of '79

Johnson Museum of Art Tent

6:00 p.m.

Reception and Group Photo: Class of '79

Groos Family Atrium, Klarman Hall

7:30 p.m.

Dinner: Class of '79

Nevins Center Tent, Cornell Botanic Gardens

9:00 p.m.

Tent Parties

Arts Quad

9:30 p.m.

Cornelliana Night

Bailey Hall

10:00 p.m.

After-Hours Lounge: Class of '79

William Keeton House

Sunday

8:00 a.m.

Farewell Brunch: Class of '79

William Keeton House

Division of Alumni Affairs and Development 130 E. Seneca Street, Suite 400 Ithaca, NY 14850