Class of 2009

Commencement 2009

2009 Schedule of Events

Who's Coming

  • Alyssa Al-Dookhi ’09
  • Jessica (Adams) Baranowski ’09, Adam Baranowski ’09
  • Kira (Dow) Castle ’09
  • Steve Charon ’09
  • Aaron Coleman ’09
  • James Entwistle ’09, Alexis Baker
  • Sarah Gayde ’09
  • Katie Hoeksema ’09
  • Jerrod Howlett ’09
  • Allison Iott ’09, Jordan See
  • Trevor Jones ’09
  • Megan Korc ’09
  • Emily Moreno ’09, Andrew Chegwidden
  • Thom Nelson ’09
  • Sara Nestor ’09
  • Ryan Patton ’09, Tom Qualls
  • Chelsea Rye ’09, Evan Horlacher
  • Juli Scalf ’09

Friday, October 17
7:00 p.m.
Class of 2009 Informal Gathering
University Roadhouse, 1332 W. Michigan Avenue
Enjoy your informal gathering at the University Roadhouse with your classmates.
Space is reserved upstairs for the Class of 2009.

View from the pavilion at the Old Dog Tavern

Saturday, October 18
12:45 p.m.
Class of 2009 Reunion Photo
Stetson Chapel

7:00 p.m.
Class of 2009 Reunion Celebration
Old Dog Tavern, 402 E. Kalamazoo Avenue (across from Bell’s)
Relive your senior pig roast under the outdoor pavilion at the Old Dog Tavern and celebrate your 5th reunion.
Dinner: $25/person
cost includes a complimentary glass of wine, draft beer or well drink. 

Sunday, October 19
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
K Alumni Reception and Mass
St. Thomas More Catholic Student Parish, 421 Monroe Street
St. Tom’s invites all K alumni to join St. Tom’s K faculty, staff, and parishioners for Mass to close out your reunion weekend celebrations. The intention of this Mass is dedicated in memory of Stephen Pitcairn ’09. Tour the new church facility and join the parish in the Social Hall following Mass for a reception with light refreshments. We look forward to re-connecting with those who worshiped at St. Tom’s as students.
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Mass
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. - Reception

Registration for Homecoming and Reunion Weekend is open!

Reunion Committee

Reunion Chairs and Class Agents
Steve Charon ’09

Kira Dow ’09

Andy Girrell ’09

Emily Murphy ’09

Juli Scalf ’09

Emily (Homnick) Wyman ’09

Committee Member
Amel Omari ’09

Contact Christy Honsberger at or 269-337-7246 to join your reunion committee!

Reunion Mailing

A reunion invitation letter from your class agents was mailed to you in April.

Take the Reunion Giving Challenge

Please consider a gift to Kalamazoo College in celebration of your 5th reunion year. Donors who gave a gift during the last fiscal year are asked to increase your gift during your reunion year. Didn’t give a gift last year? Now is the time to become a donor. Your gifts pave the way for today’s K students to shape the future.

Your Reunion Giving Challenge runs from July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015. If you have any questions about your giving history or the giving challenge, please contact Sandy Dugal at or 269.337.5959.

Reunion Lodging

Hotels fill up fast! Please make your hotel reservations today.

Ways to Connect

Find and reconnect with your classmates through the alumni directory.

Your Class of 2009 memory book will be available at your reunion in October. Please check out a preview of your OrangeZest 2009 book!

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