Alumni weekend

ALUMNI WEEKEND

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Alumni Weekend 2019

April 12-13 

Pre-Registration is closed!

While pre-registration is closed, you can still purchase t-shirts, play tickets and individual meal tickets at the registration tables and at the door during meals. Meal tickets are limited and on a first come, first serve basis. Saturday lunch tickets may be purchased for $12 each and Saturday dinner tickets may be purchased for $15 each. 

Click Here to pre-register for Alumni Weekend 2019! This year we are offering two packages for the weekend: The Friday Night Dinner Package & the Saturday Only Package. Please see the details of both packages before registering. Also remember you can pay online using the registration link or pay at the registration booth via cash, card or check.

 

If you intend to purchase a package for both yourself and a guest, please register separately to ensure we collect the correct information!

 

 

The Friday Night Dinner Package – $100

Includes:

(1) Friday Night Dinner

(1) Saturday Lunch

(1) Saturday Dinner

(1) Theater Ticket to see “Little Shop of Horrors”

(1) 2019 Alumni Weekend  T-Shirt (OR $20 at registration table)

(5) Drink tickets ($3 Per Drink at Event)

(1) 10% Discount Coupon to SA Book Store

**Seating is limited and reserved

on a first come, first serve basis**

The Saturday Only Package – $75

Includes:

 (1) Saturday Lunch

(1) Saturday Dinner

(1) Theater Ticket to see “Little Shop of Horrors”

(1) 2019 Alumni Weekend T-Shirt (OR $20 at registration table)

(5) Drink tickets ($3 Per Drink at Event)

(1) 10% Discount Coupon to SA Book Store

 

**This Package DOES NOT include a ticket to the

Friday Night Awards Dinner**

 

**If you are unable to stay through Saturday and would like to attend the Friday Night Dinner, please contact the Alumni Office at (910) 277-5665 or alumni@sa.edu. You will be added to waitlist based on availability.

Pre-Register for Alumni Weekend 2019 Here!   

Weekend Schedule

Click Here to view the tentative schedule for Alumni Weekend 2019. Check back for updates to the schedule. Also, please notice our venues have changed this year due to damages from Hurricane Florence. We are renting a beautiful tent to host all meals on the Graduation Platform on DeTamble Terrace this year. Registration will take place outside, in front of the Liberal Arts Building Mosiac.

Shuttle Bus Schedule

The shuttle bus will be running during Alumni Weekend!

Pay as you go – $5 per ride or $20 for an unlimited ride wristband. Pay on the bus (not at registration). Cash or Credit Cards acceptedClick Here for the Shuttle Bus Schedule. The bus will be making rounds at the Hampton Inn, Comfort Inn, Holiday Inn and Quality Inn throughout the weekend!


 

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Hotel Information

There are several hotels in town, but be sure to make your reservations for Alumni Weekend soon!

See below for more information regarding locations and special rates:

Comfort Inn

1699 US Highway, US-401 BYP, Laurinburg, NC 28352 

(910) 277-7788

Holiday Inn Express 

400 Plaza Drive, Laurinburg, NC 28352

(910) 291-3300 

Call for the St. Andrews College Special Rate 

Quality Inn 

14 Jameson Inn Ct, Laurinburg, NC 28352 

(910) 277-0080

Call for a St. Andrews Alumni 10% Discount 

Hampton Inn 

115 Hampton Cir, Laurinburg, NC 28352 

(910) 277-1516 

**Currently Closed Until March 2019**

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**NOMINATIONS ARE CLOSED!**

Nominations are closed for this year’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award.  

Check back next year for the next opportunity to nominate a fellow alumnus for this prestigious honor! 

 

Distinguished Alumni Award

The Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest service award given by the Alumni Association. It is awarded on an annual basis by the Alumni Council, and nominees are judged primarily on outstanding service to their community the University and/or the Church.  It is presented at the Alumni Dinner during Alumni Weekend in April of each year. 

Nominate A Fellow Alumnus! 

To nominate a fellow alumnus for the Distinguished Alumni Award, please click the link below and fill out a nomination form. You will receive a confirmation email of your submission.  

***Link Is Currently Closed***  

Some past recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award are: 

1992 Ben Brockwell ’65 

1993 John Carmichael ’57 

1994 Jack Lawson ’74 

1995 Billy Howard ’77 

1996 Robin Titterington ’77 

1997 Jane Carswell ’54 

1998 Gay Mothershed ’59 

1999 Jorges Mas Canosa ’59 (Posthumously) 

2000 Janie McLawhorn Fouke ’73 

2001 Carol White ’71 (Posthumously) 

2002 Helen Sherrill Gustafson ’51 

2003 Mollie Boney Moore ’54 

2004 Sharon Stanley ’84 

2005 Ellen Clarke ’69 

2006 Jim Rothrock ’71 

2007 Rick Johnson ’67 

2008 Jane Hobbs McPhaul ’48 

2009 Mac Legerton ’73 

2010 Nancy Williams Davies ’71 

2011 Mary Archie Brown McNeill ’56 

2012 Reeta Roy ’86 

2013 Rev. Joseph B. Ingle ‘68 

2014 Rev. Dr. Albert G. “Pete” Peery, 69 

2015 Drs. Virginia Howard ’75 and George Howard ‘73 

2016 Jed Koball ‘95 

2017 Abe VanWingerden ‘91

2018 Stewart Dansby ‘78

 

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SA EQUESTRIAN CELEBRATES 50 YEARS!

Alumni Equestrian Trail Ride

SA Equine Council Corn Hole Tournament

Tour of SA Equestrian Center    

***REGISTRATION FOR THE EQUESTRIAN ALUMNI TRAIL RIDE IS NOW CLOSED!***

 Equestrian Alumni Trail Ride

St. Andrews Equestrian is hosting an Equestrian Alumni Trail Ride this Alumni Weekend on Saturday, April 13. If you would like to participate in this exciting event, please read the requirements below and then Click Here to register.

Please see the registration form for preferences on group times and horse selection.

Ride Times:

Group 1 will arrive at 9:30 A.M. and go out at 10 A.M. Group 2 will arrive at 10:30 A.M. and go out at 11 A.M.

Everyone is required to wear an approved helmet! If you do not own a helmet and need us to provide you with one, please see the registration form to provide us with an estimated size.

Everyone must sign a release form before participating in the event. Click Here to download the release and bring it signed to the barn.

Everyone arrives and rides out from the lesson barn side at the center.

 

Requirements: 

  • 200 lb weight limit. 
  • Must be a SA Equestrian Alumni 
  • Must wear:
    • An approved riding helmet 
    • Long pants
    • Shirt with sleeves
    • Paddock, western or secure riding boots 
  • Turn in signed release form 

Download Riding Release

 

SA Equine Council Corn Hole Tournament 

The Corn Hole event hosted by the SAU Riding Council will be held on the Saturday of Alumni Weekend at 3:30 down by the Granville Beach. There will be a cookout down by the beach provided by the students. The main event will be the corn hole tournament, but there will be other activities available at the event. Each activity will be in a tournament, competition style where alumni and current students can go head to head or in teams.  The SAU Riding Council is hoping to bring the current student body, both equestrian and non-equestrian together to have fellowship with the alumni.

You can register for the tournament ahead of time or at the event. To register or if you have any questions contact Gaby Stephens, Riding Council President, at stephensgl@sa.edu.

 

Tour the St. Andrews Equestrian Center

Go on a tour of the St. Andrews Equestrian Center, led by Program Director Peggy McElveen. The St. Andrews Alumni Weekend Bus will pick up participants and take them to the center for 11:30 A.M on Saturday, April 13. **Pickup in the LA Parking Lot in front of LA Building for 11:15 AM**

 

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Alumni Weekend Registration

Welcome to St. Andrews Alumni Weekend 2019 Registration Form! Please fill out the information below to register for the weekend:

  • Sign up for your Class Reunion Party! Check the box below next to your class reunion, and indicate the number in your party.
  • We are offering two package options this year. Please select a package option for the weekend. For more information on what the packages include, please visit the Alumni Weekend Page on the website. Please remember you can pay for your package online or at registration via cash, card or check. If you intend to purchase a package for both yourself and a guest, please register separately to ensure we collect the correct information (shirt size, guest count, etc.)!
  • Alumni Weekend T-Shirts are only for those who purchase one of the package deals. However, they will be sold at the registration booth for $20 at the door.