Reunion 2018 Save the Date!

May 31 through June 3
Celebrating Classes ending in 3 & 8

Click here to view and print 2018 Reunion Brochure

The Reunion 2018 schedule will also be sent in your Winter Wilson Magazine.

Click here to register online for the 2018 Reunion

Or print the 2018 Reunion registration here

Watch for class specific mailings for additional information, as well as, view updated details regarding classes and registered alumnae/i by scrolling to tabs below.  Keep checking back with us.

Please note that activities start the afternoon of May 31 with a special reunion of Ten Tones and there are many sessions to hear various academic updates on Friday, June 1.

Join us for our opening picnic Friday evening, all-alumnae lunch and class dinner on Saturday, and Sunday’s memorial service, just to name a few activities.

 

Class Dues and reunion registration may be sent payable to the Alumnae Association of Wilson.

Wilson Fund or contributions to a class gift should be sent payable to Wilson College.  Note class dues, Wilson Fund or class gift in the memo line of check.

 

Mail to Alumnae/i Relations, 1015 Philadelphia Ave, Chambersburg, PA  17201.

For additional information contact Alumnae/i Relations at aroffice@wilson.edu or 717-262-2010.

 

 

Suggested AAWC Bylaw revisions

Current AAWC Bylaws

Reunion Raffle

Reunion Raffle to Support the AAWC

During Reunion 2018, the Alumnae Association will once again sponsor a round-robin raffle to raise funds for the association.

The raffle rules are easy:
tickets can be purchased for $2 a ticket, or seven for $10.
Drop your ticket into the jar for the item or items you are interested in and cross your fingers for luck.
Prizes will be drawn the evening of Saturday, June 2. Take any winnings home with you.

The association is also currently accepting donations for the raffle.
Donate a piece of Wilson memorabilia (in good condition), a merchant gift card, a themed basket or an item personally tied to your business, hobby or art.

For more information on the raffle or how to donate, please contact aawc@wilson.edu

*AAWC reserves the right to deem some donations better suited for its garage sale.

Registered alumnae/i

1938

Selma Wertime Thomson
*Jean Black Thomson

1953

Suzanne Warnecke

1958

Helen Virginia Crane
*Don Timberg

Joan Foresman Edwards
*Jerry Edwards

Suzanne Bounds Kinard

Susan Freeman Matiejunas 

1963

Joan Cisz

Elaine Hoenig Cooper
*Maurice Cooper

Karen Sandberg Havens
*Jim Havens

Joan Max Mitchell
*Dan Wiley

Mary Walters Petricoin
*Sallie Walters

Janice Pritchard Rockmore

Carol Rusch Sanders 

Judith Hummer Smith
*Dick Smith

Margaret Thatcher

Patricia Vail

Sue Wallenius Welch

Judy Kreutz Young
*Dick Young

1965

Martha Estep O'Brien

1968 - 50th Class

Mary Behm-Taxis
*Reinhard Behm

Patricia Bennett

Susan Beard Evans

Elizabeth Johnson Fitzpatrick

Susanna Knox Griefen
*Max Griefen

Gloria Wong Hisamoto

Margaret Hatch Kauffman 

Pamela Kempf

Mary Flournoy

Jolene Young Lichtenwalner
*Chuck Lichtenwalner

Linda Zuryk Loder
*Wes Loder

Suzanne Kothe Loli

Louise Roseman Miller

Melody Warke Montgomery

Sara Fowler Nixon

Linda Baker Owen

Diane Huminik Parente
*Evelyn Huminik

Louise Robinson Plodinec
*John Plodinec

Lynn Gutekunst Rickard
*Dave Rickard

Pamela Cochrane Tisdale 

Joan Parsons Tuleya

Margaret Zarfos

1970

Carole Stoehr Ashbridge 

1973

Cynthia Fink Barber

Amy Allen Boyce

Carol Ely Hepfer

Karen Markley Dyer

Sandra McNair
*Barry McHale

Patricia Schuetzler Howard
*Jack Howard

Lucille Continisio Jerue

Judith Reny Stewart

Theresa Tsai

Sylvia Winfrey

1974

Judith Coen Grove

1978

Elizabeth Bader
*Robert Mesrop

Jenni Rodda

Kerry Reilly Schlechter 

1997

Susan Mowen
*Mark Mowen

2013

Hannah DeMoss

2016

Brie Burdge

Katelyn Wingerd

 

 

Lodging

Campus Lodging will be available in MacElwain/Davison. Please note that these halls feature an elevator and air conditioning.
See reunion brochure for additional information.

HOTELS:

Best Western
211 Walker Rd
717-262-4994
www.bestwesternpa.com
Wilson Rate: 15% discount

Candlewood Suites
231 Walker Rd
717-263-2800
https://www.ihg.com/candlewood/hotels/us/en/chambersburg/gtycw/hoteldetail
Wilson Rate: $85 +tax

Comfort Inn
3648 Old Scotland Rd.
717-264-6288
www.comfortinn.com/PA785
Wilson Rate: $79 +tax

Country Inn & Suites
399 Bedington Blvd
717-261-0900
www.countryinns.com
Wilson Rate: $84 +tax

Days Inn
30 Falling Spring Rd
717-263-1288
www.daysinn.com

Fairfield Inn by Marriott
1122 Wayne Rd
717-264-1200
www.fairfieldinn.com

Hampton Inn
955 Lesher Rd
717-261-9185
www.hamptoninn3.hilton.com

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
1097 Wayne Ave
717-709-9009
www.chambersburgexpress.com

La Quinta
199 Walker Rd
717-466-0770
www.laquintachambersburg.com

Quality Inn
1095 Wayne Ave
717-263-3400
www.qualityinnchambersburg.com
Wilson Rate: $59.99 +tax

BED & BREAKFASTS:

Craig Victorian Mansion
756 Philadelphia Ave
717-263-3371 or
toll-free 877-236-3399
www.craigvictorian.com

The Inn at Ragged Edge
1090 Ragged Edge Rd
717-496-8372
www.theinnatraggededge.com

Lillie’s Garden
65 Norland Ave
717-261-6593
www.lilliesgarden.com

(Last Updated 10/2017 – Thank you for your understanding that this is meant to be a resource. Hotel rates are subject to change and they may not always notify Wilson College)

AAWC Awards

 

2018 Awards

The Alumnae Association of Wilson College (AAWC) is pleased to announce the 2018 award recipients.  Please join us at Reunion to celebrate these individuals:

 

Distinguished Alumna Award

Alice DeNormandie ’68  
Patricia Vail ’63

Distinguished ADP Alumna/us Award

Becky H. Morgenthal ’90

 

Outstanding Young Alumna Award

Kari L. Herchelroth ’03
 

Tift College Award

Nancy Adams Besch ’48
 

Faculty Award

Carl Larson
 

Legacy Award
Amber Wenschhof ’19
daughter of Deanna Wenschhof ’91  

Katelin Mowen ’18
daughter of Susan Mowen ’97

Nomination Forms for Future Years:

Board Nomination Form
AA Awards Nomination & Description Form 

If you would like to nominate a classmate for a future award, e-mail alumnae@wilson.edu
 

 

 

 

Class Specific Info

Class Specific Information:

1938

Class dinner will be held in the Jensen Dining Hall.

1943

Class dinner will be held in the Jensen Dining Hall.

1948

Class dinner will be held in the Jensen Dining Hall.

1953

Class dinner will be held in the Jensen Dining Hall.

1958

Class dinner will be held in the Jensen Dining Hall.

Recommended Lodging:  Candlewood Suites, 21 Walker Road, Chambersburg.    A block of 21 rooms is being held through May 1st (6:00 P.M.)   The rate for a queen studio is $85 and for a queen or king suite (with separate bedroom)  $105.   (Both have an additional tax of 11%) Amenities include a full breakfast, WiFi, a fully equipped kitchen, laundry facility and an indoor pool and fitness center.    To make your reservation call 717-263-2800 and request rooms for "Wilson College, Class of 1958 or Virginia Crane."

1963

Class dinner will be held off campus at the Totem Pole Playhouse in Caledonia State Park.

1968

Class dinner will be held in the Lenfest Learning Commons in the John Stewart Memorial Library.

Class lodging:  Louise Robinson Plodinec has made arrangements for a block of 20 rooms at the Country Inn & Suites, 399 Bedington Blvd.  The hotel is just off Walker Road (turn at the sign for Cluggy’s Amusement Center). Eight of us from the Reunion Committee stayed there in the fall.To get our special rate of $79 (lower than the standard Wilson rate), call 717-261-0900 and mention “Class of 68”. Rooms need to be reserved by May 1st, or they will be released to the general public. A complimentary breakfast is included.

Class Lounge in MacElwain/Davison.

1973

Class dinner will be held in Sarah's Coffee House, lower level Lenfest.

Class lounge in Sarah's Coffee House.

1978

Class will be participating in the Saturday evening casual dinner under the tent.

1983

Class dinner will be held off campus.

1988

Class will be participating in the Saturday evening casual dinner under the tent.

1993

Class will be participating in the Saturday evening casual dinner under the tent.

1998

Class will be participating in the Saturday evening casual dinner under the tent.

2003

Class will be participating in the Saturday evening casual dinner under the tent.

2008

Class will be participating in the Saturday evening casual dinner under the tent.

2013

Class will be participating in the Saturday evening casual dinner under the tent.

 

Campus Food Pantry (Sarah’s Cupboard) Donation Request

Please assist the Campus Food Pantry (Sarah’s Cupboard) by bringing along a few items to donate (donation boxes available at the alumnae house or at security in Lenfest).

Items needed: full boxes of cereal, heat and serve single serve food, mac & cheese (microwavable), peanut butter and jelly (plastic jars), pasta sauce (plastic jars), pasta (boxes), canned chicken, crackers, disposable salt and pepper shakers.

Please NO Ramen noodles or granola bars at this time.

We have recently purchased a refrigerator and freezer and will soon be able to offer frozen meals, milk, eggs, cheese and other longer shelf life items.

Monetary donations may be made to Wilson College with “food pantry” in the memo line.

Transportation Needed

Transportation

If you need a ride or if you are driving and could bring another alumna/us from your area, please indicate this on your reservation form. Contact our office by phone 717.262.2010 or email ARoffice@wilson.edu. We will work to assist in coordinating arrangements for all those wishing to attend. We regret we are not in a position to make guarantees.

Current Requests for Travel Assistance: 

-NYC area to campus and return

-Harrisburg airport area to campus and return

-Philadelphia airport area to campus and return