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Duke Reunions 2018: Half Century Club

Date: April 13, 2018 - April 15, 2018 | 09:00 am - 01:00 pm EDT

Location:  Duke University
Durham, North Carolina  27708
United States

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Join your classmates for your Half Century Reunion.

This year, Reunions Weekend will be unlike any other. With two class parties, class and affinity gathering zones, President Price's first State of the University – and opportunities to engage with students and hear from current faculty – this is your year to come home. Registration opens March 2018.

Sign in to the network to find and connect with your classmates – and make sure your friends come back to Reunions. Signing in will also allow you to see the Interested list and add your name! Never signed in or registered on Go here.

Interested in volunteering for Reunions? Become an Affinity Captain to invite friends from your favorite student organizations or affinity groups back to campus for an unforgettable weekend, or join the Gift Committee to encourage your classmates to give back to your alma mater through your class gift. Complete this form or contact to learn more about these opportunities.


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Pat Alfele (Ebsary) '58

Jim Barker '58

Bob Barnes '67

George Benda '53

Dave Biswell '58

Thomas Black

Jane Bock (Haskett) '58

Jack Boger '68

Jack Bovender '67, MHA'69

Blanche Boyd (McCrary)

Don Burdick '58

Sue Clark (Ratts) '58

Clif Cleaveland '58

Curt Cobb '58

Ann Cothran (Cothran) '64

Carrollyn Charles Cox (Charles) '62

Will Cox '93

Ed Davis '67

Jeff Derecki '60

Bob Dix '61

Sara Evans (Evans) '66, AM'68

Julia Foster '58

Ed Gauld '58

Jim Girand '59

Betsy Goodwin (Rowland) '63

Paul Granoff '59

Julia Harmon (Bay) '58

Roger Hildreth '58

John Hoy '67

Hobey Hyde '62

Ed Jenkins '58

Lon Jones '58, MS'60, PhD'66

Glenn Ketner '60, JD'63

Clare King '68

Wayne Kinyon '58

John Koskinen '61

Bill Losee '58

Nancy Marks (Smith) '54

Bill McClenahan '66

Wes McGraw '54

Ann McMullen (Hix) '63

Alan Michael

Thelma Mrazek (Stevens) '52

Marilyn Neff (Miller)

Gary Nelson '64

Doug Padgett '58

Jo Anne Padgett (McLawhorn) '58, MAT'59

Joan Peterson (Theobald) '66

Marsha Phillips (Hendershot) '68

Pat Rahimi (Zimmerman) '63

Al Ross '67

Lois Sandy (Lundholm) '63

John Simpson '57

Paul Sommerville '67

Anne Stewart (Donnelly) '63

Betsy Stites (Talbot) '63

Ben Straus '58

Mary Sugioka (Hinternhoff) '59, MD'67

Sarah Sweet (Riddick) '58

Dick Sweet '58

Barbara Tanzer (Wishnov) '63

Maryann Baskin Towers (Baskin) '63

Bill Wright '53

Carol Wynne (Frank) '73

Sam Yancy '61, MD'65, HS'65-'66, HS'67-'68

Give Back

Support your Reunion Class gift by contributing to the Duke Annual Fund. Your financial support provides much-needed academic programming, research opportunities and financial aid for students. Donate today at


View the current schedule here.

Hotel Information

The DAA is happy to offer room blocks open to all reunions classes with special Duke rates valid through March 13.

Click here to view a helpful list of hotels with group codes. Or, see the interactive map below – click the blue stars for information on each hotel. Many hotels fill up early, so book now!

View additional hotels with availability in the Durham area at

The Half Century Club will be staying at the Millennium Hotel at 2800 Campus Walk Ave. Please check your save-the-date mailer or e-mail for the special Duke code, exclusively available for Half Century Club alumni. For reservations, please call (919) 383-8575. *sold out*

The Half Century Club will also be staying at the Hilton Durham at 3800 Hillsborough Rd. Group Code: DALUM. For reservations, please call 1-800-445-8667. *limited availability*

Need help finding the Duke code? Call the Reunions helpline at 919-684-9980.

Stay Connected

Check out the Reunions Facebook page for even more opportunities to connect with your classmates.

Event Refund Policy

Event Cancellation by Sponsor

The Duke Alumni Association (DAA) reserves the right to cancel an event due to low enrollment or other circumstances which would make the event non-viable.If DAA cancels an event, registrants will be offered a full refund. Should circumstances arise that result in the postponement of an event, registrants will have the option to either receive a full refund or transfer registration to the same event at the new, future date.

Registration Cancellation by Participant

Unless specifically stated on registration materials, the deadline to receive a refund for your registration is 5 business days before the event. Cancellations received after the stated deadline will not be eligible for a refund. Refunds will not be available for registrants who choose not to attend an event. Cancellations will be accepted via phone, fax or e-mail, and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline. All refund requests must be made by the attendee or credit card holder. Refund requests must include the name of the attendee and/or transaction number. Refunds will be credited back to the original credit card used for payment. These above policies apply to all DAA Events unless otherwise noted in the corresponding event materials. Please read all individual event information thoroughly.