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Reunion Weekend Set to Entertain Graduates from Past Half-Century: April 19-20, 2013

More than a dozen alumni from the Tepper School (GSIA) Class of 1963 are expected to celebrate their 50-year class anniversary, joining with graduates from throughout the past 5 decades during Carnegie Mellon University’s 2013 Alumni Reunion Weekend: April 19-20.  Attendees will mix with current MBA students, receive insights from faculty and Dean Robert Dammon and share memories with each other about studying business at CMU.

Receptions and programs will celebrate milestone reunions for graduates from class years ending in the numbers 3 and 8 as well as the class of 2012, however, alumni from all graduating classes are welcome and encouraged to attend. 


What:                Tepper School of Business Alumni Reunion Weekend

When:               April 19-20, 2013

Where:              Posner Hall/GSIA Building – Carnegie Mellon University

                           Evening Celebration at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

New app:           Download the reunion app


Keeping track of this year’s events is easier than ever on mobile devices utilizing the Tepper School Alumni Reunion App - now available for download. The app provides direct access to updated reunion schedules, event calendars, social media content, campus maps and alumni directory. 

The program and registration will kick off on Friday, April 19, in the main lobby and courtyard of the Posner Hall/GSIA Building, which will follow pre-reunion student-alumni networking events scheduled during the afternoon. 

Saturday’s lineup will feature a presentation by Dean Robert M. Dammon on the state of the school, a discussion by Allan Meltzer, The Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy, for his book titled “Why Capitalism?”, and academic insights from faculty members Jay Apt, Professor of Technology; Executive Director of Carnegie Mellon Electricity Industry Center, Dr. Anita Williams Woolley, Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior & Theory, Dr. Jeffrey R. Williams, Professor of Business Strategy and Jeffrey Galak, Assistant Professor of Marketing.

The weekend will be capped by a reunion celebration at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens from 6:30 to 10 p.m. on Saturday evening.  Questions about the program can be directed to Ashley N. Barton, associate director, Alumni Relations at 412.268.5137 or