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Reconnect, Reunite

Villanovans from all classes — especially those ending in 4 and 9 celebrating their milestone Reunions — came together for 2019 Reunion Weekend.

University President the Rev. Peter M. Donohue, OSA, PhD, ’75 CLAS provided his vision for Villanova during the President’s Lecture, and other celebrations included class meetups, a Mass for married couples, a family-friendly outdoor festival and Supernova —Villanova’s annual Reunion dinner dance.

The Class of 1969 was honored at the Half-Century Dinner, where Nance Dicciani, PhD, ’69 COE, a former University Trustee and the retired president and CEO of Honeywell Specialty Materials, received the St. Thomas of Villanova Alumni Medal, the Villanova University Alumni Association’s highest honor.

PHOTOS: PAUL CRANE AND JOHN SHETRON

Older alums catching up at Reunion at the Riley Ellipse
1969 College of Engineering alumna Nance Dicciani, PhD, speaking at a podium
Several alumni attending an outdoor mass
A group of alumni and their young children
More than 100 alumni on the outdoor stone patio of the Inn at Villanova
Alumnus at Reunion taking a picture of young daughter in front of the Oreo
Alums laughing and catching up over a meal
Alum looking at a black-and-white picture of students in a dorm
Four alums post with a baby in a wildcats shirt in front of the Oreo

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