Class of 1963 to celebrate 50th anniversary during commencement weekend

Members of the Class of 1963, are celebrating their 50th anniversary since attending Tusculum College, and will be honored Saturday, May 11, at the spring commencement ceremony at the College.

The Golden Pioneers celebration began in May 2006 and will include a variety of activities that include recognition and social celebration.

Donning a golden cap and gown, each participant will be presented a commemorative medallion marked with the year 1963 and will be recognized by Dr. Moody for their dedication and loyalty to the College for the past 50 years.

The class members participating will join the Commencement processional and be recognized from the podium by Dr. Nancy B. Moody, president of the College.

For more information, contact Jessica Snoeyenbos, assistant director of alumni relations, at 423-636-7303.

Below is a schedule of activities for the Golden Pioneers celebration:

Friday, May 10, 5:30 to 6:45 p.m.

Reception with Dr. Nancy B. Moody and Mr. Tom F. Moody at the President’s house with Medallion Ceremony

Friday, May 10, 7:15 p.m.

Dinner at The Whistle Stop (Dutch Treat)

Saturday, May 11, 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast in Pioneer Perk, Niswonger Commons

Saturday, May 11, 10:00 a.m.

Commencement Ceremony

Pioneer Arena, Niswonger Commons

Saturday, May 11, Following Commencement

Golden Pioneer Luncheon

Pioneer Perk, Niswonger Commons