Reunion Weekend 2015: April 24-26

Reunion Classes

2014, 2010, 2005, 2000, 1995, 1990, 1985, 1980, 1975, 1970, 1965, 1960, 1955, 1950, 1945, 1940, 1935

We look forward to having you all back on campus for Reunion Weekend 2015.  Get on the phone, send out email, or send messages on Facebook and encourage your Salem classmates to join you for a fun, exciting weekend full of great memories!

Make a Class Gift!


  Register for Reunion Weekend 2015

Reunion Schedule

  Reunion Weekend 2015 Brochure

Friday, April 24

9:00 am - 12:00 pm Reunion Weekend Registration
Please stop by the registration tables before you go to the Presidential Inauguration or the Reunion Weekend Kick-Off Party. ELBERSON FINE ARTS CENTER, MAIN GALLERY

10:15am- 12:00 pm Salem Academy and College Faculty and Student Presentations

2:00 pm  Presidential Inauguration
MAY DELL (rain location – Hanes Auditorium)

5:00–9:00 pm Reunion Weekend Kick-Off Party featuring the band, Black & Blue
Wear your dancing shoes to this dinner buffet!  BRYANT HALL

8:00 pm Legacy Alive! Lister-Sink Celebrates the Salem Legacy

In celebration of Salem’s Presidential Inauguration, Artist-in-Residence Barbara Lister-Sink will perform treasured piano music by Salem composers, past and present. Music by Latrobe, Charles G. Vardell, Margaret Sandresky, and recently recorded works by the Van Vleck sisters will be performed on the historic 1938 Steinway Concert Grand. A special collaborative mixed media work by electronic music composer Samuel Taylor and Barbara Lister-Sink will receive its world premiere. Please join us for this performance of works from Salem’s own musical treasure chest.  SHIRLEY RECITAL HALL, ELBERSON FINE ARTS CENTER

Saturday, April 25

8:30 am  School of Music Alumnae and Faculty Breakfast

9:00 am–12pm  Reunion Weekend Registration

9:00 am  Salem Society Members Breakfast (by special invitation)

9:00 am–12:00 pm  Salem Bazaar
Stock up on Salem gear and enjoy coffee and sugar cake on the back porch of Main Hall! Enjoy special performances from the Salem College Dance Company and SuperTonix as you shop!
COURTYARD BEHIND MAIN HALL (rain location – Fine Arts Center)

9:45 am  Legacy Photos  LILLY POND (rain location – Alumnae House)

10:00 am–12:00 pm   Campus Tours with Salem students featuring the Student Center Tours will leave every 15 minutes in front of SINGLE SISTERS HOUSE

10:00 am–12:00 pm  Class Photos!  PLEASE MEET PROMPTLY TO BE INCLUDED IN YOUR CLASS PHOTO! MAIN HALL FRONT STEPS (rain location – Fine Arts Center)

10:00 am Classes of 2014, 2010         11:00 am Classes of 1975, 1970
10:15 am Classes of 2005, 2000         11:15 am Classes of 1965, 1960
10:30 am Classes of 1995, 1990         11:30 am Class of 1955
10:45 am Classes of 1985, 1980
The classes of 1935, 1940, 1945 and 1950 will have their class photos taken in Bryant Hall immediately following the Reunion Luncheon.

12:30 pm  Reunion Weekend Champagne Luncheon and Meeting
This special luncheon includes the presentation of Alumnae Awards, Reunion Class Gifts, and remarks by Salem’s 20th President, Dr. D.E. Lorraine Sterritt!  BRYANT HALL

2:00 pm   Class Meetings
Elect your Class President, Reunion Giving Chair, and Class Correspondent for the next five years. These elected representatives will plan your reunion in 2020!

3:00 pm Order of the Scorpion Reception

3:30-4:30 pm Student Government Association (SGA) Centennial Reception
Come help us celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Student Government Association at Salem College. A Wine and Cheese Reception, honoring all former Student Government officers, will be hosted by the 2015-2016 SGA Executive Board. All are welcome. STUDENT CENTER, GREAT ROOM (Upstairs)

6:00 pm
President’s Dinner for Golden Alumnae
President’s Reunion Dinner honoring the Salem Academy and College classes of 1965 and all alumnae who have celebrated a 50th Reunion!


Evening Individual Class Reunion Gatherings 

Please refer to the letter from your class officers for information, costs, and instructions related to your Saturday evening event. (This does not apply to the Class of 1965 and earlier.)  LOCATIONS ARRANGED BY EACH CLASS

Sunday, April 26

9:30 am–12:30pm  Farewell Brunch
Get together with your Salem friends one last time with a delicious brunch in the Refectory. CORRIN REFECTORY

10:00 am Worship Service
The sanctuary of Home Moravian Church has been renovated and is more beautiful than ever!

  Hotel rooms blocked for Reunion Weekend

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact the Alumnae Office at 336-917-5599 or email


Inclement Weather

Due to inclement weather the College will be opening at 9:30 AM on Friday, February 27, 2015.
Fri Feb 27 12:00:00 EST 2015