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We are pleased to be able to share the video from our Re-Commencement that took place on Sunday, June 14 to celebrate our 50th anniversary from graduating from Lawrence.

Click HERE or the button above to watch the Re-Commencement. Thank you and we hope you enjoy watching.

Class of 1970 Re-commencement Program

Crown Imperial - William Walton
The Lawrence Symphony Band | Derald De Young Conductor

Marcia Smith-Wood '70

President Mark Burstein

Commencement Address
George William Smalley, Chairman, Department of Slavic Languages at Lawrence University

Musical Interlude
Shall We Gather At The River - Robert Lowry
Carol Jegen '70, Randy Remmel '70, and Dave Varnum, vocalists
Bert Lord '70, keyboard

Philip Anderson '70, Libby Coyte '70, Geoff Garrett '70, Bill Hillburg '70,
Phyllis Russ Pengelly '70, Janine Sagert '70, Dale Schuh '70, Dan Vogel '70

Musical Interlude
The Lone, Wild Bird - Henry Richard McFadyen
Southern Harmony, a traditional/folk/melody
Carol Jegen '70, vocalist
Bert Lord '70, keyboard

John Fease '70

Crown Imperial - William Walton
The Lawrence Symphony Band | Derald De Young, Conductor

Campus Housing

Hiett Hall

Social Headquarters

Hiett Hall, First Floor Lounge

Class Programming

More Information to come!

Class of 1970 50th Reunion Committee

Susan Anderson Wise '70, co-chair
Chris Bowers '70, co-chair
Jeffrey Riester '70, co-chair
Suzanne Detry Arendt '70
Lynn Brostrom Blankman '70
Linda Brown '70
Nick Candee '70
Ellen Houck Busch '70
Mary Rae Chemotti '70
Margaret Everist '70
John Fease '70
Susan Mahle '70
Nancy Zinner Frykman '70
Karl Hickerson '70
William Hillburg '70
Myra Krinke Hillburg '70
Carol Jegen '70
Michael Matheson '70
Timothy Meyer '70
Phyllis Moore Meyer '70
Phyllis Russ Pengelly '70
Margaret Stalick Sanders '70
Peter Saving '70
Linda Scalcucci Saving '70
Paul Schmidt '70
Martha Esch Schott '70
Dale Schuh '70
Stephen Smith '70
William Swendson '70
Jonathan Tittle '70
Marcia Smith-Wood '70
Timothy Young '70

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