Reunion Details

Saturday, May 14, 2005

9:45am - 11:30am

Reunion Registration in UCR Parking Lot #13

Lot #13 will be the closest lot for both the morning campus tours and the symposium. You can print out a campus map indicating the location of this parking lot by going to UCR's main web site at , and clicking on "campus map".

10:00am - 12:00 noon

Tram Tours of Campus departing from Parking Lot #13

If you haven't been back to UCR in a while, we encourage you to take a morning tour of campus. An open air tram will take you by many of UCR's newest buildings including the Insectary and Quarantine Building, the Arts Building, and the Science Library. You'll have an opportunity to go inside some of these structures, including a walk through the Watkins Building and the political science department.

Tours will depart from Parking Lot #13 at 10 am and 11am. There is no charge for this activity, but you must make a reservation in advance. Space is subject to availability.

Arts Building

12:30pm - 2:30pm

Reunion Registration outside Physics 2000

1:00pm - 4:15pm

Afternoon Symposium

The UCR Political Science Faculty invites you to an afternoon symposium that will open at 1 pm in Physics 2000 with a panel of alumni legislators talking about the "state" of California. This will be followed by several tracks of interactive panel discussions featuring faculty research and public policy issues of current interest.

If you have a burning desire to talk about a certain policy issue, system, or piece of political history, please email the department chair with your suggestions no later than March 18 ( ). Possible topics currently under discussion are: elections, law and governing; homeland security vs. individual rights; health care policy; media bias; international politics; and politics of the 1960s.

A full agenda will be posted once programming and speakers have been finalized.

Bell Tower and Rivera Library at Dusk

Should you need a break from politics and policy, the UCR Associated Students are hosting their annual "Spring Splash" on May 14. This event will take place around the Bell Tower and includes an afternoon of live music, food vendors and craft booths. Activities start at 12 noon.

5:45pm - 7:00pm

Reunion Registration -- Riverside Marriott Hotel Ballroom, 3400 Market Street, Riverside, CA

6:00pm - 10:00pm

Reception and Dinner -- Riverside Marriott Hotel Ballroom

Join us for a 6pm reception and a 7:15pm dinner at the downtown Riverside Marriott Hotel. There will be plenty of time for you to meet old friends and make new ones at this event. Current and emeriti faculty, including Francis Carney, Ron Loveridge, and Frank Way, will be attending. Alumnus John Fox ('73) is our master of ceremonies for an evening filled with fun and great memories.

Charles "Chuck" Young is elected student body president


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