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Welcome to CAMP RIDER REUNIONS 2018! We hope you will join us as we celebrate our Broncs alumni with a weekend reminiscent of summer bicycle rides, class/affinity reunions, yard parties, ballroom dance lessons, paint and sip, and ghost stories with s'mores by the bonfire- all while seeing old friends and making new ones!

 

 

NEW EVENT!

Check out the Camp Rider Silent Auction!

 

We are excited to announce a new event to Camp Rider Reunions! Rider's very own Alumni Board will be

holding a Silent Auction at the Alumni Picnic and BBQ and Brew!

Bid on "Riderized" Cruiser bikes, Giants vs. Eagles tickets, collectible photography, and a

gift card basket!!

 

 

Camp Headquarters! Information Tent

The Campus Mall

Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Central location for Rider Reunions. Stop by for a schedule, directions and more.

 

University Bookstore Hours

Saturday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Look for Alumni Coupons at venues and at the Bookstore.





 

 

   

 

6 - 8:00 p.m.

Phi Kappa Psi Reunion Dinner 1962 - 1970

Princeton Elks Club

354 Co. Road 518

Skillman, NJ 08558

Join your fellow brothers for an evening of drinks, full fare Italian food, and comradery!

$20.00 per person (cash bar)

 

6 p.m

ZBT Reunion 60th Anniversary Celebration Dinner

Princeton Marriott

100 College Rd.

Princeton, NJ 08540

$80.00 per person (cash bar)

Contact Mike Friedland '58 at (516) 379-1534 or mikeandfay@optimum.net to RSVP.

 

 

8:30 a.m.

Rider University Veterans Association Breakfast - Cancelled

Lounge, Maurer 116

Join your fellow veterans for a light breakfast, coffee, and tea before heading to a Mercer County "Monuments Tour" at The Vietnam

Memorial in Mercer County Park and the WW2 Memorial across from the State Capital Building. With recommendations from Rider

alumnus and local historian, Erik Burro '73, you will also visit some WW1 memorials.

 

Morning

Phi Kappa Psi - Golf Outing

Mercer Oaks Golf Course

725 Village Road

West Windsor Township, NJ 08550

Contact John Palmer '65 at (803) 226-0153 or jpalmer111@intelegra.com to RSVP.

 

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Class of 1968 - 50th Reunion

Private Reception with the President - By invitation only

Betta House (The President's Home)

We honor and welcome our newest members of the Olde Guarde Society with a private reception, in celebration of your 50th

reunion, at the President's House. Meet President and Mrs. Dell'Omo and enjoy the company of your classmates from the great

Class of 1968.

 

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Beta Xi Chapter of Delta Sigma Pi Awards Ceremony

New Location! Room 102, Science and Technology Center

Join us as the Beta Xi Chapter of Delta Sigma Pi awards two scholarships to current brothers-the Beta Xi Chapter of Delta Sigma

Pi Fraternity Scholarship and the Beta Xi 446 Delta Sigma Pi Fraternity Endowed Merit Award. Following the awards presentation,

you will get a brief update on current chapter activities and a chance to meet and greet with current chapter brothers and alumni

brothers.

 

12 - 12:30 p.m.

President's Gallery Dedication

Lower Level, Moore Library

All are invited to celebrate the legacies of the past Presidents of Rider University in the newly renovated President's Gallery.

 

12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch

Alumni Picnic

The Campus Mall

Enjoy hot dogs, hamburgers, and potato salad! Activities include: a cranberry dessert baking contest, bicycling around campus on

the incredible 15 seat PedalCycle or one of Rider's cruiser bikes, croquet, jumbo checkers, an open photo booth, and more!

More info about the cranberry dessert baking contest.

$20.00 per person (cash bar)

2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Bar stays open and yard games continue

 

 






12:30 - 2:00 p.m.

The Olde Guarde Society Lunch with Class of 1968 as Special Guests

Mercer Room, Daly Dining Hall

Mingle with the President, hear about Rider's Master Plan renovations from Vice President of Facilities and University Operations,

Mike Reca '93, and enjoy each other's company as members of the Class of 1968 are inducted into the Olde Guarde Society.

 

1:30 p.m.

Phi Kappa Psi - Tour of Sand Castle Winery

755 River Road

Erwinna, PA 18920

Tour this gorgeous winery in historic Bucks County!

No cost for the tour (Optional lunch paid at location)

 

1:30 - 2:00 p.m.

Pre-Reception before Alumni Awards

North Hall, Room 202

Arrive early for the Alumni Awards Ceremony and enjoy light refreshments before honoring our award winners.

 

2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Alumni Awards Ceremony

Honoring Recipients of Alumni Awards, the Science Stairway of Fame Inductees

North Hall, Room 202

Join us to honor recipients of the following alumni awards:

Warren Moore '05 - The Harold L. Conover Leadership Award

Eric Herr '88 - The Gordon E. Prichard ’63 Award for Volunteer Service

Margaret Columbia-Walsh '85 - Distinguished Alumnus/a Award
Joshua Veltrie '11 - Outstanding Young Alumnus/a Award
Col. Donald Williams, II '80 - The Lawson R. McElroy Award in Engaged Learning

Science Stairway of Fame Inductees:

Nicholas Tsarouhas, M.D. '85
Claude B. Scott, M.D., Ph.D. '86
Thomas C. Mayer, Ph.D. - Professor Emeritus, Biology

Following the ceremony, please join us for a Garden Party to congratulate our award recipients and

inductees.

 

2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Organizational Leadership Program Reception - Cancelled

Student Recreation Center, Seminar Room

Join fellow alumni of the MA Organizational Leadership Program as they catch-up, network, and participate in some fun activities!

$5.00 per person

 

3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Garden Party

Co-sponsored by The Alumni Association and the Rider Women's Leadership Council

Kaplan Plaza

Proper ID required

Light hors d’oeuvres will be served

Join the fun of celebrating with alumni, faculty, and administrators past and present on Kaplan Plaza! Be sure to greet President and

Mrs. Dell'Omo while you're there.

 

4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Ballroom Dance Lesson

Cavalla Room, Bart Luedeke Center

Relive the iconic film, "Dirty Dancing," with a ballroom dance lesson for you and your partner. Don't have a partner? Don't worry,

we'll match you with someone. You just might have the "time of your life!"

 

5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Paint and Sip by Paint Tyme, Inc.

Cavalla Room, Bart Luedeke Center

Remember arts and crafts at camp? Well, this activity isn't your typical watercolor class. Join us and paint a beautiful summer scene

on your own canvas, along with drinks. Aren't talented at painting? Don't worry, two instructors will be there to help you create a

masterpiece!

$20.00 per person (includes all paint supplies and drinks)

 

5:30 - 9:00 p.m.

BBQ and Brew

Sponsored by the BOLD Council

The Campus Mall

Join us for cold beer and hot BBQ alongside our 5 and 10 year reunion classes. Come and go as you please while listening to

music, eating delicious food, and if you're brave, singing karaoke with our DJ! This dinner is open to all alumni.

$25.00 per person - Register by June 5, 2018 (cash bar)

$30.00 per person - At the event (cash bar)

 

6:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Phi Kappa Psi Reunion Dinner

Mercer Room, Daly Dining Hall

$45.00 per person (cash bar)


9:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Ghost Stories and S'mores by the Fire Pits

The Campus Mall

Be prepared to be scared by a professional story teller who will tell you ghoulish tales. No campfire would be complete without

s'mores and good company- just like when you were at camp!

 

9:00 - 10:30 p.m.

Yard Bar Last Call!

The Campus Mall

Wrap-up the night with friends and drinks.

Cash Bar