Alumni Reunions

Reunite. Remember. Reconnect

REUNION 2021 is October 15-16!

Please register here to let us know that you are attending!

Our current plan is to meet in person this Fall. Please see the Andrews University Homecoming COVID information if you plan to attend AA alumni since the guidelines will apply to AA's alumni reunion also. Masks are required.

If you experience any of the following during alumni weekend, please do not attend events or access campus.

    Tested POSITIVE for COVID-19 in last 10 days
    Close contact with confirmed/probable case
    New or unexplained loss of taste or smell
    Temp above 100.4 F/38.0 C or chills
    New unexplained cough, sore throat, congestion or runny nose
    Unexplained diarrhea or vomiting
    Unexplained new fatigue, muscle or body aches
    New or unexplained shortness of breath or difficulty breathing

Notify the Office of Campus Safety at 269-471-3321 or safety@andrews.edu if you feel ill or test positive for COVID-19 after attending alumni weekend events.

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Come and reunite with your Andrews Academy family. Remember the defining moments of your past and reconnect with old friends. We look forward to seeing all of you once again at our 55th annual Alumni Reunion!

This year’s honored classes:

1941, 1946, 1951, 1956, 1961, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011, 2016

The class of 1971 is celebrating their golden reunion (50 years)!

The class of 1996 is celebrating their silver reunion (25 years)!

 Teacher Legacy Award: Cleon White

Alumni of the Year: Ray Tetz '71, Jody Stout '96 (posthumous)

Criteria for Alumnus of the Year and Teacher Legacy Award

Friday, October 15:

Convocation: 8 AM - Convocation for current Andrews Academy students. Speaker: Greg Schaller '76.

Career Seminars: 9 AM - Some alumni are presenting Career Seminars to the current Andrews Academy students.

In order to limit indoor gatherings on campus, we will not have a vespers program on Friday evening.

Sabbath, October 16:

Registration: 9 AM (no breakfast)

Sabbath School/Roll Call: 10 AM - You will not want to miss Sabbath School and Roll Call. There will be testimonials from alumni's time at Andrews Academy, which will be interspersed with musical selections by current music groups. Various individuals will be recognized, awards will be given, and roll call of classes will take place during this program. 

Church: 11:15 AM - This service will be presented by the class of 1996. Members of the 25 year class will present special music, scripture, and there will be a sermon and prayer for this service. The select choir, Silhouettes, will sing and will invite AA choir alumni to join them for a combined special music during this service.

Honor Class Photos: 12:30 PM - Following church each honored class will be seated together for a potluck meal. Also during this time each class will have a photo taken. Please be present so that each member of the class can be included in the photo. This photo will be sent to you by email shortly after alumni weekend and in photograph format by mail a number of weeks after alumni weekend.  We hope as many members of the honored classes will be present for your special reunions.

Lunch: 12:30 PM - A haystack meal will be provided.

Shydepoke: 8 PM - Saturday night is when the traditional Shydepoke flag football games will occur at the Andrews University Field, Berrien Springs. Come prepared to play or to cheer and mingle with other alumni during the game.

Honor Class Events: Some honored classes have planned other special events during the weekend. Watch for more information.

 

We look forward to seeing each of you this alumni weekend!

Sincerely,

Mario Ferguson
Andrews Academy Principal

 

If you have any questions, you may contact the alumni office at 269.471.6140 or aaalumni@andrews.edu