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Class of 1966 50th Reunion Weekend

You’re invited to join us as the Class of 1966 celebrates the 50th reunion of its graduation with a weekend full of events from Friday, May 20 - Sunday, May 22, 2016.

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Weekend Highlights for the Class of 1966

Friday night

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Campus Tour starts at the Palisano Pavilion

Return to campus to see first-hand the exciting developments that have taken place at alma mater. A guided tour will take you through campus improvements including the newly renovated Science Hall. Tour will leave Palisano Pavilion at 5:00 pm and return in time for the start of the Reunion Social.

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Reunion Class Social at the Palisano Pavilion

You and a guest are invited for a fun-filled evening. Reminisce about your time at Canisius with the rest of the class of 1966. $40 per person includes open bar, dinner buffet of Buffalo favorites, and a keepsake DVD of class memories.
 

Saturday

Undergraduate Commencement Ceremonies (Recognizing 50th and 60th Reunion)

KOESSLER ATHLETIC CENTER

9:00 am Registration and Robing (Class of '56 and "66 regalia must be pre-ordered)

10:00 am - 11:00 am Commencement Ceremony

A class photo will be taken with President John J. Hurley. The class of 1956 will then be invited to lead the class of 2016 in the academic procession at the 2016 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony.

2:00 pm Buffalo and Erie County Naval Park Tour

Donald Alessi '66 invites you to be his guest for a tour at the Buffalo and Erie County Naval Park.

Dinner & Dance - Class of 1966

MONTANTE CULTURAL CENTER

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Cocktails

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Dinner & Dancing

You and a guest are invited to attend an elegant evening of dinner and dancing. Business attire. $80 per person includes open bar, hors d'oeuvres and sit-down dinner. 

Sunday

Golden Plus Mass and Brunch

11:00 am Golden Plus Mass - Christ the King Chapel

12:00 pm Golden Plus Brunch - Richard E. Winter '42 Student Center

The Golden Plus Mass & Brunch welcomes all alumni and spouses who have celebrated their Golden Jubilarian reunion. Business Attire. $25 per person includes buffet and refreshments.

Meet your class planning committee:

Donald Alessi* ~ Clarence, New York

Gaetano Candino* ~ Buffalo, New York

Michele (Halicki) Cofield* ~ Buffalo, New York

Harry Colburn* ~ Venice, Florida

Ronald Failla* ~ Las Vegas, Nevada

David Hillock* ~ Lisle, Illinios

Paul Hurley* ~ Buffalo, New York

Frank Lazarus* ~ Ashburn, Virginia

George Riedel* ~ Buffalo, New York

Brendan Thomson* ~ Pheonix, Arizona

Mort Wittlin* ~ West Palm Beach, Florida

* Indicates Co-Chairs

 

SEE WHO'S PLANNING TO ATTEND THE GOLDEN AND GOLDEN PLUS REUNION WEEKEND

Our 50th reunion celebration will take place during Commencement Weekend, Friday, May 20 – Sunday, May 22, 2015. Don't miss this great opportunity to visit with old friends and make some new ones! The list of attendees will be updated as we receive their respective registrations.

CLASS OF 1951

Tom DiPasquale*

James Foley MS '60

Carm Scaccia*

Robert Sippel*

CLASS OF 1956

Leo Bradley*

Carl Carballada HON '81*

Jerry Carmody*

Rev. Fred Conoscenti*

Fran Corcoran*

Norm Corda*

Jack Dziminski*

Larry Mattar*

Deacon Tom Schultz*

Jack Sheele*

Bob Yoviene*

Dave Zimmer*

CLASS OF 1957

John Christiano*

CLASS OF 1966

Donald Alessi*

Tom Bogner

John Busch 

Gaetano Candino MBA '66*

William Chandler

Michele Cofield*

 Ronald Failla*

Angelo Fatta

William Fiden Jr.*

John Fitzgerald

Walter Furlong*

Bob Greene HON '55

David Hillock*

LTC Rick Herrmann

Paul Hurley*

Prudy Jaromin MS '88

Stephen Kay Sr.

Kevin Keighron

Paul Lafornara

Frank Lagattuta

Frank Lazarus*

Dan McCue*

Al Mogavero

George G. Munley

Paulette Notaro*

Thomas O'Connor

Tony Paliwoda

Anne Porreca*

Mary Espersen Porter

Richard Reina

George Riedel*

Thomas Reilly*

Mel Schrader MS '66

Gary Schwarzmueller

William Skretny

Brendan Thomson*

David Tobin

John Weber

Constance Weigen*

Burt Weigen*

Mort Wittlin*

Thomas Zabel

* Indicates Planning Committee