Class of 1960 enjoys 50th Reunion Weekend
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Approximately 80 Prep Alumni and guests attended a full weekend of activities held to celebrate the Class of 1960's Golden Reunion. The Class of 1960 generously pledged $142,275.00 to Fairfield Prep's Scholarship Fund, to be used for financial aid for Prep students.
Attendees started with a golf outing at Mill River Golf Club on Friday, followed by an evening Welcome Reception in Kartovsky Quad.
On Saturday morning, many attended an informative breakfast meeting at the Doubletree Hotel in Norwalk, where guest speakers Fr. Bob Levens, S.J., Prep Chaplain to Faculty & Alumni, Mr. Greg Marshall, Dean of Enrollment & Marketing, and Connor Marr '10 enlightened the alumni about current happenings at the school. On Saturday night, everyone joined for Mass in St. Joseph's Chapel, with Rev. Jack Hanwell, S.J., President, as principal celebrant and Rev. Msgr. Jim Cuneo '60 (homilist) and Rev. Bob Levens, S.J. as concelebrants. On Saturday night, the guests enjoyed a delicious pig roast under the tent in the Quad.
Sunday began with breakfast served in the Berchmans Hall cafeteria. Class members then lined up with the Class of 2010 to process into Alumni Hall for the 68th Commencement Exercises. All participants walked on stage to receive their golden, 50th year diplomas and receive an ovation from the admiring crowd!