Once a Bear, Always a Bear

Reunion Weekend


In 2022, the Office of Alumni Engagement will help several classes celebrate milestone reunions. The class of 1962 will celebrate its 60th reunion, the class of 1972 will celebrate its 50th reunion, the class of 1982 will celebrate its 40th reunion, and the class of 1997 will celebrate its 25th reunion.

Returning to campus for your reunion helps you reconnect with your alma mater. Whether you’re on campus all the time, or it’s been a while, you’ll love this opportunity to celebrate being a Bear!

Save the date! Check back here for a schedule of events as your reunion event nears.

Class of 1962


The class of 1962 will celebrate its 60th reunion on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022, with a lunch event on campus before the home football game.

The class of 1962 reunion committee encourages classmates to consider making a special, honorary gift to LR in recognition of this hallmark reunion year. All gifts will be celebrated as part of the reunion class gift at the gathering in the fall. For information about giving, please visit lr.edu/give.

Class of 1972


The class of 1972 will celebrate its 50th reunion on Friday, Oct. 21, 2022, with a dinner event. This is also Homecoming weekend so there will be tons of opportunities to reconnect with your classmates.

The class of 1972 reunion committee has set a goal to collectively raise $200,000 for LR in recognition of this hallmark reunion year. All gifts will be celebrated as part of the reunion class gift at the gathering in the fall. For information about giving, please visit lr.edu/give.

Class of 1982


The class of 1982 will celebrate its 40th reunion on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, with a dinner event. This is also Homecoming weekend so there will be tons of opportunities to reconnect with your classmates.

The class of 1982 reunion committee encourages classmates to consider making a special, honorary gift of $40 or more to LR in recognition of this hallmark 40th reunion year. For information about giving, please visit lr.edu/give.

Class of 1997


The class of 1997 will celebrate its 25th reunion on Friday, Oct. 21, 2022, with a dinner event. This is also Homecoming weekend so there will be tons of opportunities to reconnect with your classmates.

The class of 1997 reunion committee encourages classmates to consider making a special, honorary gift of $25 or more to LR in recognition of this hallmark 25th reunion year. For information about giving, please visit lr.edu/give.

Make sure you stay up-to-date on reunion plans by updating your personal contact information.

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