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Old Gold Weekend 2012

Alumni returned to campus to help DePauw celebrate its Old Gold Weekend, October 4-6. Events included a 175th Anniversary Distinguished Alumni Lecture, a Board of Trustees Reunion, an award ceremony recognizing alumni achievement, and the traditional Old Gold football game.


Thursday, October 4

11 a.m. Red Cross CPR Training
Memorial Student Union Building. Hub Food Court
6 p.m. Life After DePauw Panels
Various Locations
8 p.m. 175th Anniversary Distinguished Alumni Lecture
featuring William F. Rasmussen '54, founder of ESPN
Green Center for the Performing Arts, Kresge Auditorium
9:15 p.m. *Board of Trustees Reunion:
Post Lecture Reception

The Inn at DePauw, Galleria

Friday, October 5

9:15 a.m. *Board of Trustees Reunion:
"Reconnecting with DePauw"
Visit DePauw 175th Anniversary Exhibit
Putnam County Museum
10:15 a.m. *Board of Trustees Reunion:
Tour of Campus
Leaves from Putnam County Museum
Noon Peace Camp Discussion:
History of Protests, Movements
Affinity Groups at DePauw
East College, Lawn
12:30 p.m. *Lunch with Board of Trustees, former Trustees,
spouses, guests and students
Memorial Student Union Building, Ballroom
1:30 p.m. *Into the Woods Performance
Memorial Student Union Building, Ballroom
2 p.m. *Board of Trustee Reunion:
"The Future of DePauw"
The Janet Prindle Institute of Ethics, Auditorium
4 p.m. Tucker E. Wilson Lecture Series:
George W. McMillan '71

AAAS House
5 p.m. *Board of Trustees Reunion:
Reception with President Casey
Emison Building
5:30 p.m. Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards
Reception and Dinner

Advance registration is required.
The Inn at DePauw
7:30 p.m. Chamber Singers and Chorus Program
Green Center for the Performing Arts, Kresge Auditorium

Saturday, October 6

9:30 a.m. *The Washington C. DePauw Society
Champagne Brunch

The Inn at DePauw
10 a.m. Red Cross CPR Training
Black Stock Stadium, Parking Lot
11:30 a.m. Alumni Tailgate
Cost $10 per person
Black Stock Stadium, Parking Lot
1 p.m. Football DePauw vs. Ohio Wesleyan
Halftime crowning of the Old Gold King and Queen.
Black Stock Stadium
7 p.m. Union Board Concert
Fitz and The Tantrums
Bowman Park
7 p.m. Student Time Capsule Sealed
During Student Government Meeting
Daseke Board Room



See the complete list of alumni who were recognized during the 2012 Old Gold Weekend for their success in fields such as Science and Technology, Media, Creative and Performing Arts, Management and Entrepreneurship, and Citizenship and Voluntary Service.


 *Alumni invited by special invitation only