Reunion Information

Reunion 2015 

May 29, 2015 - May 31, 2015

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Reunion Weekend Schedule

Friday, May 29

11:15 am Tribute Garden Dedications
Noon Class Lunch at Vail House: Classes of 1960, 1955, 1950, 1945, 1940

12:30 pm Downton Abbey Estate Planning Tea and Luncheon
Aristocratic wordplay and drawing room discussions over tea have given Lady Mary Crawley a glimpse of the challenges of estate planning in her world of discriminating British inheritance laws. Join us for an elegant Downton-style tea and luncheon and learn about ways today’s “woman of influence” can manage their financial opportunities and preserve assets in our current challenging times.

2:00 pm Jane Wardwell Roberts ’50 Floor Dedication
Join us in the Shea Learning Center to honor, in memoriam, your fellow alumna.

2:30 pm Flashback Friday: Discover & Identify Pictures from the Archives
Join Abby Stambach, Sage’s Archivist, to learn about the Sage Archives' two photo digitization projects and how you can help!

2:00 & 3:30 pm Student Guided Tours of Campus
“Must-see campus tours” include the new Nutrition Labs, McClellan Student Center, McKinstry Fitness Center and the Shea Learning Center.

3:15 pm Reunion Book Club | Commencement by J. Courtney Sullivan
David Salomon, Professor of English, Department of English and Modern Languages, will facilitate the book club discussions on Reunion weekend. To learn about the author visit:

4:30 pm Shop ‘Til You Drop!
Eclectic boutiques...restaurants...winebars…It’s Troy Night Out!

6:00 pm Commemorative Brick Unveiling and Welcome Back Dinner
Celebrate new additions to the commemorative walkway and reconnect with old friends at the welcome back dinner.

8:00 pm Schacht Theater Donor Recognition | Sagettes Performance
Celebrate the new seats, new paint, new carpet and the donors who made it possible. Relive your memories of Sage through song as students and alumnae perform the Alma Mater, classic Rally Day songs, and other favorites.

8:15 pm Catch up with Classmates on Campus

Saturday, May 30

7:30 am Zumba

7:30 - 9:30 am Rise and Shine Breakfast

8:30 am Reunion Book Club | Commencement by J. Courtney Sullivan
See Friday

9:00 - 10:45 am ALUMNAE COLLEGE
Experience what today’s students are studying in the classroom.
Space for some sessions is limited. Sessions are 45 minutes each.

  • Women’s Health Concerns
  • Sage Online - Don’t Commute, Connect Founders Seminar - Rhythm & Rhyme
  • Nursing Simulation Lab
  • WORLD Seminar
  • HONORS Program

11:00 am President’s Address: Dr. Susan C. Scrimshaw

12:15 pm Reunion Luncheon and Awards

1:45 pm Parade of Classes
Don your class colors and march proudly behind your class. The parade kicks off from the “Aggie" immediately following lunch.

2:00 pm Annual Alumnae Gathering and Gift Celebration

3:30 pm Garden Tours
Visit several gardens in and around the Russell Sage campus.

3:30 pm Alumnae House Tour
Tour the Fredericka Voorhaar Slingerland Alumnae House.

5:00 pm Class Meetings in Lounges
Gather in your class lounges for class meetings and leadership discussions.

Campus Dinner and Receptions

5:30 - 6:30 pm 25th Class - Class of 1990
Wine and Cheese Reception at Vail House

6:00 - 7:00 pm Reunion Cocktail Hour

7:15 - 8:30 pm Reunion Dinner on Campus
Join classmates for dinner. Reconnect, reminisce and have your class photo taken.

8:30 pm Demitasse, Desserts and Dancing

50th Reunion: Class of 1965
Reception & Dinner at Troy Country Club

6:15 pm Bus transportation will be available from campus

6:30 - 7:30 pm 50th Class Reception at Troy Country Club

7:30 pm 50th Class Dinner

Sunday, May 31

7:30 - 11:00 am Check-Out

7:30 - 10:00 am Farewell Breakfast
Wind down after a wonderful weekend with breakfast and a farewell to friends. RSC Alumnae Association merchandise will also be available so you can make those last minute purchases before you leave campus.