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Six Months of Alumni Connections

Six Months of Alumni Connections

The class of 1966 was inducted as the newest Golden Griffins during Reunion Weekend 2016.
The class of 1966 was inducted as the newest Golden Griffins during Reunion Weekend 2016.
Photos by Linda Johnson

The Alumni Relations Office is an extremely busy place all year 'round. We take you back for a look at what's been happening in the last few months.


Alumni from the Classes of 1951, 1956, 1961, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006 and 2011 were welcomed back to campus for a weekend of reminiscing and creating new memories. Festivities began with a welcome back reception, dinner and a highly competitive trivia contest.

Saturday activities included cocktail parties, a delicious barbeque, memorial mass and the cornerstone of Reunion Weekend - Reunion Luncheon. During the luncheon, the Class of 1966 was inducted as the newest Golden Griffins, in recognition of their 50th Reunion. To view photos from weekend, and other alumni events, visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/chcalumni. You do not need to be a Facebook account holder to view or download the photos.

Reunion 2017 SAVE THE DATE

SUS Classes of 1947, 1952, 1957, 1962, 1967, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012!

Your Reunion Weekend is June 2 - 4, 2017

We hope to see you there!

THIRD ANNUAL CHC NIGHT AT THE PHILLIES=SUCCESS!Big Griff, senior baseball player, Austin DiBonaventure, and Owen Frenia join the Phillie Phanatic before the game.

More than 700 students, alumni, family and friends came out to celebrate what has become a favorite tradition — CHC Night at the Phillies — on August 20. Perfect weather and a Phillies win capped off the day. A tailgate preceded the ceremonial first pitch thrown by 11-year-old Owen Frenia.

CHC Night at the Phillies 2017 SAVE THE DATE — August 26.

FALL CONFERENCE INSPIRING AND EDUCATIONALMary Katherine Ortale '16, Cathy Lockyer Moulton '92 and Regina Maxwell Schwille '66 talk about their involvement with the College.

More than 40 alumni gathered on a beautiful early fall day at SugarLoaf to enjoy 2016's Fall Conference. To start the day, we heard from our president, Sister Carol Jean Vale, Ph.D., about the exciting things happening at the College. In Session 1, Nancy Dachille, director of Career Development, Mark Hammons, Ph.D., '08, '10 SGS and Mary Ann Stahl Patton ’87 of First Financial Group, made presentations about professional networking, branding and how CHC can help you throughout your career.

After lunch, we enjoyed an inspiring keynote by Abigail Palko, Ph.D. ’96, director of the Maxine Platzer Lynn Women’s Center at the University of Virginia. Session 2 was a panel discussion with CHC alumni, Mary Katherine Ortale '16, Cathy Lockyer Moulton '92 and Regina Maxwell Schwille '66 on their involvement with the College and how as alums we can engage with the College in a variety of ways.

If you are interested in volunteering or getting involved with next year’s conference, please email alumni@chc.edu.  Thank you to everyone that attended. We can't wait to do it again next year!

Click here to see a full photo album from the day's events!

Fall Conference 2017 SAVE THE DATE — September 23.

December always brings with it several ways for alumni to gather and enjoy the holidays. 2016 was no exception, with Carol Night, Holiday Cheer and Breakfast with Santa taking center stage. See "News & Notes" for albums of photos from these festive events.