When completing the online registration form, please note that not all events will require advance registration. Additionally, not all locations are listed on the form or in the schedule below. When you arrive on campus, stop by Registration to pick up a handout of the final schedule of events, including all locations not yet listed here.

Friday, September 27

Registration
1 - 8 p.m.
Lobby, Ellis Hall

Lunch
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Baker Refectory, Ellis Hall

COST: Adult: $10, JC Student on meal plan: swipe ID, Child age 6-12: $5, Child 5 and under: Free. Pay cash, check, or credit at the door.

Alumni Career Panels
Join us as alumni share their career expertise and advice. Hear about how they got to where they are today.

  • Ecology and Environmental Science
    3 - 4 p.m.
    Neff Lecture Hall, von Liebig Center for Science
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting Norris Muth at muth@juniata.edu or 814-641-3632, or Chris Grant at grant@juniata.edu or 814-641-6686.
  • Information Technology and Computer Science
    3 - 4 p.m.
    C210, Brumbaugh Academic Center
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting Loren Rhodes at rhodes@juniata.edu or 814-641-3620, or John Wright at wrightj@juniata.edu or 814-641-3592.
  • Politics
    3 - 4 p.m.
    202, Good Hall
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting Emil Nagengast at nagengast@juniata.edu or 814-641-3650.
  • Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Molecular Biology
    4 - 5 p.m.
    Neff Lecture Hall, von Liebig Center for Science
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting John Unger at unger@juniata.edu or 814-641-3565.
  • Health Professions
    4 - 5 p.m.
    C225, Brumbaugh Academic Center
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting Jim Borgardt at borgardt@juniata.edu or 814-641-6600.
  • History and Anthropology
    4 - 5 p.m.
    309, Founders Hall
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting Alison Fletcher at fletcher@juniata.edu or 814-641-3547.
  • Mathematics
    4 - 5 p.m.
    C109, Brumbaugh Academic Center
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting Henry Escuadro at escuadro@juniata.edu or 814-641-3596.
  • Sociology
    4 - 5 p.m.
    300, Good Hall
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting Cy Merriwether-DeVries at devries@juniata.edu or 814-641-3678.
  • Communication
    4 - 5:30 p.m.
    C116, Brumbaugh Academic Center
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting the Alumni Office at alumni@juniata.edu.
  • Psychology
    4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    400, Good Hall
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting Kathy Westcott at westcott@juniata.edu or 814-641-3656 or Mark McKellop at mckellop@juniata.edu or 814-641-3647.
  • World Languages & International Education
    5 - 6 p.m.
    C109, Brumbaugh Academic Center
    Volunteer to be on the panel by contacting Henry Thurston-Griswold at thurston@juniata.edu or 814-641-3499, or Kati Csoman at csomank@juniata.edu or 814-641-3184.

Dinner
5 - 8 p.m.
Baker Refectory, Ellis Hall

COST: Adult: $12, JC Student on meal plan: swipe ID, Child age 6-12: $6, Child 5 and under: Free. Pay cash, check, or credit at the door.

Communication Department Alumni Happy Hour
6-7:30 p.m.
Home of Dr. Lynn Cockett, 1518 Washington Street
Alumni of the Communication Department are invited to a casual happy hour hosted by Dr. Lynn Cockett in her home. Partners and kids are welcome.

Women's Volleyball - Juniata Invitational - Game 1
7 p.m.
Memorial Gym, Kennedy Sports and Recreation Center

Juniata Activities Board presents: Brian Miller, magician
8 p.m.
Baker Refectory, Ellis Hall
College magician Brian Miller believes that great magic is about connecting. In an increasingly distracted and divisive world, magic has the unique ability to create a shared experience where everybody leaves inspired by endless possibilities. Join us for jaw-dropping, slight-of-hand, and laugh-out-loud (clean) comedy. Free admission.

Saturday, September 28

Registration
8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Lobby, Ellis Hall

Apple Cider Making at the Raystown Field Station
9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Shuster Hall, Raystown Field Station
All are welcome.

Women’s Lacrosse Blue/Gold Game
10 a.m.
Gibbel Stadium

Forum on the Future
10 - 11 a.m.
Neff Lecture Hall, von Liebig Center for Science
Discuss the College's current plans and goals for the future with President Troha and the Senior Leadership Team. Beverages and light breakfast items will be provided.

Performing Arts Alumni Gathering for Classes of 2006-2012
10 a.m. - noon
Esther Doyle Lobby, Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts
In conjunction with the Class of 2009’s 10-year reunion, the Performing Arts Class of 2009 invites all Performing Arts alumni who participated in the program during the years of 2006-2012 to reconnect and reminisce. This includes those who graduated with a Performing Arts POE and those who participated in theatre productions. Bring your significant other and children, too! Alumni from other years are also welcome to attend. Coffee and a pastries will be provided, so please register yourself and guests. Contact Danielle (Rohar) Van Hook (danielle.rohar@gmail.com) or Josh Beckel (joshbeckel@gmail.com) with questions.

Imagination Runs Wild
10 a.m. - noon
Juniata College Museum of Art
Join us for an imagination-filled morning activity in conjunction with our unique exhibition In the Fabric of the Woodland. Contribute to our exhibition and make your own passenger pigeon print to remind you of this special environment surrounding Juniata. Great for kids and adults alike!

Brunch
10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Baker Refectory, Ellis Hall
Continental breakfast from 10-11 a.m. Full brunch at 11 a.m.

COST: Adult: $10, JC Student on meal plan: swipe ID, Child age 6-12: $5, Child 5 and under: Free. Pay cash, check, or credit at the door.

Raystown Field Station Open House
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Lakeside Center, Raystown Field Station
Drive on your own to tour Shuster Hall, Grove Farm, and student lodges. View a wildlife-related art installation by artist-in-residence Lauren Strohacker created specifically for Juniata. Participate in a hands-on activity at Shuster Hall, and your contributions will become part of the exhibition at the Juniata College Museum of Art on campus.

Juniata College Bands Open Rehearsal
10:15 - 11:30 a.m.
Alumni Hall, Brumbaugh Academic Center
In preparation for Sunday afternoon’s “Preview of Bands” concert, both concert bands will offer an open rehearsal in the new and improved Alumni Hall. Drop in and enjoy listening to our final preparations for the concert.

Behind the Scenes - In the Fabric of the Woodland
11 - 11:30 a.m.
Shuster Hall, Raystown Field Station
During the Field Station Open House, artist-in-residence Lauren Strohacker speaks about her work, her process, and invites your input to her exhibition called In the Fabric of the Woodland, on view at the Juniata College Museum of Art.

Academic Department Open Houses
11 a.m. - noon
Drop in to mingle with professors, alumni, and students.

  • Biology and Chemistry
    Sill Boardroom, von Liebig Center for Science

  • History and Anthropology
    309, Founders Hall
    Take an informal tour of the Department’s space on the third floor of Founders Hall, and join us for a favorite student activity - Hall Golf!

  • Mathematics and Physics
    Phillips Lounge (2nd floor of P-wing), Brumbaugh Academic Center

Carnival on the Quad
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Campus Quadrangle
For kids of all ages! This free event includes inflatable games, caricaturist, balloon artist, pottery painting, the Tumblebus, and more.

Marketplace
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Campus Quadrangle
Browse unique gifts for sale by Juniata-related businesses and organizations. Learn about local attractions and College-related opportunities.

Picnic Lunch
11:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Campus Quadrangle
Rain Location: Baker Refectory, Ellis Hall
Enjoy lunch under the big tent! No charge for Juniata students on the meal plan with ID. Purchase tickets in advance, at Registration, or on site.

COST: Adult: $15, JC Student meal plan: swipe ID, Child age 6-12: $7.50, Child under 6: Free.

Legacy Family Photo
11:30 a.m.
The plaza in front of Halbritter Center for Performing Arts
Generations of families share a special connection to Juniata. Legacy families are students and alumni whose family members, including parents, grandparents, siblings, aunts, uncles, and/or cousins, attended or currently attend Juniata. Show your Juniata family pride and join other legacy families for a group photo. Matching Juniata t-shirts will be provided when you arrive for the photo. Please be sure to register your legacy family members and provide sizes.

 

Football vs. Muhlenberg College
noon
Goodman Field, Knox Stadium
It's the GOLD GAME! Cheer on your Juniata Eagles and wear gold to support the local chapter of Caring for Kids with Cancer (CFKC). Students will be at the stadium entrance selling t-shirts, handing out ribbons, and providing information. Entrance tickets available at the gate.

COST: Adult: $5; Senior Citizen (62 and over): $3; Child (12 and under): $3; JC Student or Employee with ID: Free

Women's Volleyball - Juniata Invitational - Game 2
noon
Memorial Gym, Kennedy Sports and Recreation Center

Raystown Field Station BBQ Lunch Fundraiser
noon - 1:30 p.m.
Shuster Hall, Raystown Field Station
Enjoy a delicious casual BBQ lunch prepared by Field Station chef, Travis Crawford. This fundraiser benefitting the Wildlife Society student organization is not included in the student meal plan except for residents of the Field Station. Juniata students wishing to attend should purchase a ticket.

COST: $15 per person

Class of 2019 Zero Year Reunion
3 - 5 p.m.
Beer Garden Tent, Campus Quadrangle - rain or shine
Members of the Class of 2019 are invited to celebrate your first Homecoming as Juniata alumni and catch up with your classmates inside the Beer Garden. Attendees will enjoy a complimentary entrance to the Beer Garden which includes two drink tickets. Not interested in beer? There will be soft drinks and pretzel necklaces, too! Look for the special area by the bars for your class. There is no cost for the reunion, but you must register for the reunion using the online form. If bringing guests, please register them for the Beer Garden. Each person must be 21 or older and show photo ID.

Beer Garden
3 - 5 p.m.
Campus Quadrangle - rain or shine
Enjoy the flavors of Fall featuring breweries with a Juniata connection, including Weyerbacher Brewing Company (Chris Lampe ’94, government relations & tap room general manager, and Zane Miller ’09, cellar lead), Southern Tier Brewing Company (Matt Dunn ’01, vice president of operations), Rusty Rail Brewing Company (Heidi Kratzer John ’97, co-owner), and Wissahickon Brewing Company (Tim Gill ’08, brewer/operations manager). Give $10 to support Juniata students and get a souvenir Juniata pint glass. Glasses will only be available for pick up at the event. Must be 21 or older and show photo ID. Guests are limited to two drinks per person. Register in advance for faster admission.

COST: Event Entrance: $8 / Gift & Glass: $10

Field Hockey vs. Moravian College
4:30 p.m.
Goodman Field, Knox Stadium

Dinner
5 - 8 p.m.
Baker Refectory, Ellis Hall

COST: Adult: $12, JC Student on meal plan: swipe ID, Child age 6-12: $6, Child 5 and under: Free. Pay cash, check, or credit at the door.

Class of 1964 Gathering in the Woods - Pizza Party - cancelled
5-9 p.m.

Women's Volleyball - Juniata Invitational - Game 3
6 p.m.
Memorial Gym, Kennedy Sports and Recreation Center

Class of 1999 Reunion Dinner
6 - 8:30 p.m.
Global Commons Lounge & Patio, Tussey-Terrace Hall
Catch up with classmates and reminisce about your college days. Spouses, partners, and family are welcome at this casual Mexican-themed dinner. Children's menu and childcare are provided. Open bar (beer and wine) is included with dinner.

COST: Adult: $30, Teen: $15, Child age 6-12: $10, Child 5 and under: Free

Class of 2004 Reunion Dinner
6 - 8:30 p.m.
President's Home
Catch up with classmates at this family-friendly celebration hosted by President Jim and Jennifer Troha. The reception begins at 6 p.m. followed by a Mexican buffet dinner at 6:30 p.m. Children's menu and childcare are provided. Open bar (beer and wine) is included with dinner. On-site parking is limited; guests are encouraged to use the shuttles that will run from 5:50 - 6:15 p.m., departing from the front of Ellis Hall. Return shuttles will depart for campus beginning at 7:15 p.m.

COST: Adult: $30, Teen: $15, Child age 6-12: $10, Child 5 and under: Free

Class of 2009 Reunion Dinner
6 - 8:30 p.m.
Terrace '68, Brumbaugh Academic Center
Rain Location: Sill Boardroom, von Liebig Center for Science

Catch up with classmates and reminisce about your college days. Spouses, partners, and family are welcome at this casual get-together. The menu includes a french fry bar, pho noodle bar, seafood bar, salad bar, and desserts. Open bar (beer and wine) is included with dinner. Children's menu and childcare are provided. The terrace is located above the renovated entrance to Alumni Hall. Enter the terrace from the second floor of the C-wing.

COST: Adult: $30, Teen: $15, Child age 6-12: $10, Child 5 and under: Free

Class of 2014 Reunion Dinner
6 - 8:30 p.m.
Cyber Café, Ellis Hall
A lot has happened over the last 5 years! Catch-up with classmates at this and get-together on campus. The menu includes a french fry bar, pho noodle bar, seafood bar, salad bar, and desserts. Open bar (beer and wine) is included with dinner. Spouses, partners, and family are welcome. 

COST: Adult: $25, Teen: $15, Child age 6-12: $10, Child 5 and under: Free.

Juniata Presents: Sammy Miller and The Congregation
7:30 p.m.
Rosenberger Auditorium, Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts
A native of Los Angeles, Grammy® nominated drummer Sammy Miller has become known for his relentless focus on making music that feels good as a drummer, singer, and bandleader. Upon completing his Master’s at The Juilliard School, Sammy formed his ensemble, The Congregation. As a band, they share the power of community through their music. The Los Angeles Times calls their music “joyful jazz with lots of laughs and theatricality". Check out their sound or like them on Facebook.

COST: Tickets may be purchased at the Juniata Presents website or at the box office. General Admission: $20, Juniata Student: Free with ID (pick up tickets at the Box Office), Seniors (age 65+): $12, Non-Juniata Student (18 & under): $12, Juniata Employee & Partner: $12

Men's and Women's Alumni Rugby Matches
8 p.m.
Goodman Field, Knox Stadium
The Juniata Oldboys and former Hellbenders are invited to play against the current teams. Contact Jim Kiely '81 (juniataoldboys@gmail.com or 717-606-6702) or Jaime Brace '13 (bracejd09@gmail.com) for more information.

Eagles After Dark - cancelled
9 p.m.

Wine & Cheese Reception
9 - 10:30 p.m.
Mingle with alumni and parents while sampling a variety of wines. Give $10 to support Juniata students and get a souvenir Juniata wine glass. Glasses will only be available for pick up at the event. Must be 21 or older and show photo ID.

COST: Event Entrance: $14 / Gift & Wine Glass: $10

Sunday, September 29

Buffet Brunch
10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Baker Refectory, Ellis Hall
Continental breakfast from 10-11 a.m. Full brunch at 11 a.m.

COST: Adult: $10, JC Student on meal plan: swipe ID, Child age 6-12: $5, Child 5 and under: Free. Pay cash, check, or credit at the door.

Hellbenders Women's Rugby vs. Gettysburg College
11 a.m.
Goodman Field, Knox Stadium

River Rats Men's Rugby vs. Lafayette College
1 p.m.
Goodman Field, Knox Stadium

Juniata College Bands Preview Concert
2 p.m.
The Juniata wind symphony, concert band, and jazz ensemble will be performing selected portions of their fall 2019 repertoire. Admission is free.

All Weekend Long

Student Internship Poster Contest
Student internships will be highlighted throughout the weekend judging on Saturday.

Juniata Outdoors
various locations
Juniata’s location, in the quiet and powerful place that is south central Pennsylvania, is known for its breathtaking beauty and world class outdoor recreational activities, which are enjoyed by more than one million visitors a year. We invite you to explore the place we are proud to call home. These self-guided adventures include hiking the Thousand Steps, exploring the Peace Chapel, walking and biking on the Rails to Trails, and mountain biking on the Allegrippis Trails. All levels of fitness and experience can be accommodated through one of these activities. Activities should be able to be completed in approximately two hours or less. For more info, click here.

Headwaters Campus Store
Ellis Hall
Headwaters at Juniata College sells official Juniata College memorabilia, sportswear, souvenirs, gifts, refreshments and more.