Old Guard reunion bus tour image

Wednesday, May 22

1-6:30 p.m.

  • Reunion Registration and Information
    Holtzman Alumni Center, Grand Hall, First Floor

1-6:30 p.m. 

  • Hospitality Center
    Holtzman Alumni Center, Grand Hall, First Floor

5:30 p.m. 

  • Reception with host bar
    The Inn at Virginia Tech, Latham Ballroom

6:30 p.m.

  • Dinner with Provost Cyril Clarke and special recognition of anniversary years: 1939, 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959, and 1964
    The Inn at Virginia Tech, Latham Ballroom
    Attire: Coat and cocktail dress

Thursday, May 23

7 a.m.-5 p.m.

  • Hospitality Center
    Holtzman Alumni Center, Grand Hall, First Floor

8 a.m.-noon

  • Reunion Registration and Information
    Holtzman Alumni Center, Grand Hall, First Floor

8 a.m.

  • Breakfast hosted by colleges:
    • College of Agriculture and Life Sciences – Latham Ballroom B
    • College of Architecture and Urban Studies – Preston's Restaurant
    • Pamplin College of Business – Solitude Room at the Inn at Virginia Tech
    • College of Engineering – Latham Ballroom C
    • College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences – Preston’s Restaurant, 1872 Salon
    • College of Natural Resources and Environment – Preston's Restaurant
    • College of Science – Preston's Restaurant, Old Guard Room

9:30 a.m.

  • Virginia Tech's Innovation Campus and Amazon in Northern Virginia
    Brandy Salmon, Associate Vice President for Innovation and Partnerships
    The Inn at Virginia Tech, Latham Ballroom A

10:30 a.m.

  • Alumnae of the Old Guard Society of Golden Alumni Gathering
    Holtzman Alumni Center, Grand Hall, First Floor

11:30 a.m.-noon 

  • Corps Cadets update with the Commandant of the Corps Cadets and Major General Randal Fullhart
    Latham Ballroom

Noon-1:30 p.m.

  • Lunch with Mike Burnop '73 and a lookback over 45 years of Virginia Tech athletics.
    Latham Ballroom

1:45-4 p.m.

  • Guided bus tour of campus, the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, and Kentland Farm to experience Virginia Tech today or “Revisiting Virginia Tech’s History: Something You Knew, A Lot Maybe You Didn’t” with history Professor Peter Wallenstein.            

5-7 p.m.                   

  • Reunion Banquet Registration (for late arrivals)
    Holtzman Alumni Center, Grand Hall, First Floor

5:30 p.m.

  • Old Guard Society of Golden Alumni Reception with host bar
    Inn at Virginia Tech, Latham Ballroom

6:30 p.m.                           

  • 52nd Annual Old Guard Society of Golden Alumni Dinner
    Special musical guest singing show tunes and music from 40s, 50s, and 60s   
    Inn at Virginia Tech, Latham Ballroom           

Friday, May 24

8-10 a.m.             

  • Breakfast buffet in Latham Ballroom
    Hear from Senior Vice President for Operations and Administration Dwayne Pinkney, Associate Head Coach Bud Foster, and Director of Athletics Whit Babcock.

10 a.m.

  • Conclusion of the formal reunion program

11 a.m.

  • Optional: Golf on your own at the Pete Dye River Course