Golden Eagles Reunion
Celebrating 50 years of being an Auburn Alumni
Save the date!
The 2020 Golden Eagles Reunion will be April 9 -10, 2020
(includes applicable sales tax)
* Registration amount includes a $5 gift to the Golden Eagles Student Annual Scholarship.
Registration does not include hotel accommodations.
The 2020 Golden Eagles Reunion will be filled with presentations, tours and campus experiences.
On Thursday night, we will have dinner with Auburn University Interim President Dr. Jay Gogue and his wife Susie. Afterwards, we will have our Induction Ceremony along with dessert and dancing featuring Kidd Blue. Friday will begin with breakfast at the Auburn Alumni Center and then campus programming, tours, Deans Luncheons and other events throughout the day with the reunion concluding at 5:00 p.m.
The tentative schedule is below:
Thursday, April 9, 2020
1: 00 – 4:00 p.m. – Check-in
2:00 p.m. – Campus Tour
5:00 p.m. – Class Pictures
6:00 p.m. – Dinner at the President’s Home
7:45 p.m. – Induction Ceremony
8:30 p.m. – Dessert & Dancing
Friday, April 10, 2020
8:00 a.m. – Registration for Late Arrivals
8:30 a.m. – Breakfast
9:30 a.m. – Spotlight on Campus Programming
10:30 a.m. – Classroom Experiences
11:30 a.m. – Lunch with Respective Colleges and Deans
1:30 p.m. – Spotlight on Campus Programming
3:30 p.m. – Spotlight on Campus Programming
5:00 p.m. – Reunion Concludes
A Look at the 2019 Reunion
The 2019 Golden Eagles Reunion was filled with fun events as we reminisced on our fondest Auburn memories, as well as looked at how much the university has changed. Thursday offered a time to reconnect with friends and a lovely dinner at the Auburn University President’s home. Friday was filled with updates from Auburn University leaders, an induction ceremony and dinner and capped off with a night of dessert and dancing. Thank you for a memorable weekend!
2019 Golden Eagles Reunion Fun Facts
The “Most Mature” Golden Eagles who attended this year:
John Lyons, Jr. ’49 — (95 years old) — Textile Engineering
Reese Slaughter ’52 — (94 years old) — Education
George Dunlap ’49 — (92 years old) — Industrial Management
Clemont Carpenter ’54 — (89 years old) — Pharmaceutical Science
Wayne McLaughlin ’52 — (89 years old) —Pre-Medicine
Mary Slaughter ’53 — (88 years old) — Home Economics
The alumni who traveled the longest distance to join us for the Golden Eagles Reunion
Dennis Burkett ’69 and wife Susan traveled from McKinney, Texas (725 miles)
Taghi Alereza ’69 traveled from Eldorado Hills, Calif. (2,429 miles)
Jim Bowden ’69 from Lincoln, Calif., traveled the farthest (2,473 miles)