Events for Alumni/ae

If you need assistance registering for events, please contact the Office of Alumni/ae Affairs.
800-BARDCOL or

2014 Aileen Passloff Composition Workshop Series
AILEEN PASSLOFF Composition Workshop Series
Five Thursdays: September 4, 11, 18, 25, and October 2, 2014. 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
SITI Studios, NYC
$100 for the five-week series
Aileen offers a unique experience to Bard alumni/ae in the form of a five-week Composition Workshop Series. This series provides a place where artists from various disciplines bring their work and ideas to workshop with other artists with Aileen's guidance. Join in and look at your work from varied and vital view points. The workshop series is limited to 12 Bard alumni/ae. Past participants have included choreographers, playwrights, singers, dancers, actors, teachers, lawyers, visual artists, etc.

The Country House
Sunday, September 28 SOLD OUT
Manhattan Theatre Club, Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, 261 West 47th Street (between Broadway and 8th Avenue)  
On Sunday, September 28, our classmate and award-winning actress Blythe Danner '65 will perform in A Country House at the Manhattan Theatre Company. The Office of Alumni/ae Affairs has secured a limited number of tickets for the 2:00 pm matinee for $75 per ticket. The Class of 1965 Reunion Committee is planning a post-performance gathering, with location to be announced.

Hannah Arendt Center - Fall 2014 Conference
October 9-10, 2014
Olin Hall, Bard College
The Hannah Arendt Center at Bard College presents its seventh annual conference: The Unmaking of Americans: Are There Still American Values Worth Fighting For? For information about the this conference, click HERE. Online registration will be open soon. You may register onsite; however, seating is limited.

2014 Alumni/ae Fall Weekend
October 24-26, 2014
Don't miss Annandale in the Fall. Come back to campus to enjoy a full weekend of activities and events. Meet the students, catch up with old professors, take a class, see a show, canoe the bays, and dance the night away. Children are welcome at all events.

Pentagon Tour and Bard Works Reception
Friday, November 14, 2014
3:00 to 5:00 pm
Washington, DC
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 26, 2014
A fee of $10 will support the Bard-St. Stephen's Alumni/ae Association.

Malia Du Mont '95 has generously offered to host a tour of the Pentagon, followed by a visit to the Pentagon Memorial, which is next to the Pentagon but not normally included in the tour. Not only is Malia Director of Strategy, Office of the Secretary of Defense, at the US Department of Defense, she is also a member of our Board of Governors and a committee member for her 20th reunion this coming May.

The Office of Alumni/ae Affairs is working with the Center for Civic Engagement on a Bard Works reception immediately after the Pentagon tour where tour attendees can mingle with other DC-area alumni/ae and with Bard student participants of Bard Works. Bard Works, cosponsored by the Parents Advisory Committee and the Office of Alumni/ae Affairs, is a career-oriented workshop series that takes place in January and helps students gain key professional skills and learn more about the Bard network. More information will follow.

2015 Commencement & Alumni/ae Reunion Weekend

Friday, May 22 through Sunday, May 24, 2015
Attend this weekend to celebrate the graduation of the Class of 2015 and reconnect with fellow alumni/ae. Reunion classes celebrating in 2015: 1955 and older, 1960, 1965, 1970, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, and 2010. Please plan to attend! If you would like to help organize your upcoming reunion, contact Online preregistration ends Sunday, May 10, 2015.

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