In his position as Chief Communications Officer for Major League Baseball, Pat Courtney fields an unrelenting barrage of questions and requests as he supervises all aspects of the organization’s communications and media relations and serves as the chief spokesman for Commissioner Rob Manfred.
Alumni Weekend 2020 has been cancelled. We look forward to celebrating with classes ending in 0 and 5 at Alumni Weekend 2021, together with classes ending in 1 and 6.
Reunion Race 2020
as of 2/25/2020
Alumni Weekend Schedule of Events
Friday, May 15
"Tell the Story" Exhibition and Reception - 5:00pm - Anne Reid '72 Art Gallery
“Tell the Story” explores the life of John D. Wallace Jr. ’78 in conjunction with the 25th Anniversary of Imagine the Possibilities, a program started at Princeton Day School in his memory. A mix of text and textile art, this exhibit has been gathered by John’s nephew, Connor Gibson '12. It uses anthropological and oral history methodologies to ask how we might connect with and ask questions about our ancestry. Imagine the Possibilities is sponsored by the John D. Wallace, Jr. '78 Memorial Guest Artists Series Fund.
Reunion Race Party (free for Annual Fund Donors) - 8:00pm - Triumph Brewery in Princeton
All alumni who have made their Annual Fund gift this year are invited to kick-off Alumni Weekend in downtown Princeton. Reunion Race winners will be announced at the event.
Saturday, May 16
Moment of Remembrance - 10:00am, Matthews Arts Wing Courtyard
Please join us for a Quaker-style ceremony honoring alumni, faculty and former trustees who have passed away during the preceding year.
Taps and Trucks: The PDS Family Picnic - 12:00pm, Alberto Petrella Garden Classroom and Playground Field
Reunite with classmates to enjoy local food trucks and beer with lawn games in the garden. The PDS playground will be available for the amusement of younger guests.
PDS Boys Varsity Lacrosse vs. Pingry - 2:00pm, Baker Field
Come cheer on the Panthers as our boys lacrosse team takes on Pingry!
Ropes Course with Jill Thomas and Tracy Young - 2:00pm, PDS Ropes Course
Experience our brand new ropes course, riding the zip line, giant swing and other elements. Participants must be age 12 or older (anyone under the age of 18 must have a parent participating on the course with them) and sign a waiver. Spaces are limited. Please dress in clothing and shoes appropriate for climbing (helmets and other safety equipment will be provided).
Alumni Awards and Athletic Hall of Fame Ceremony - 5:30pm, McAneny Theater and Lobby
Please join us for a cocktail reception and ceremony to celebrate our distinguished alumni who are being honored for their outstanding achievements.
Reunion Party - 7:00pm, Campus Center
All alumni and friends are invited to come celebrate with our milestone reunion classes (classes ending in 0s and 5s) for an evening of delicious food and drinks, live music and dancing. Each milestone reunion class will have reserved tables.
Julie Taitsman has served in all three branches of the federal government, the last 16 years in the Office of Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Before she returned to Washington, DC last fall, Catherine Chomiak spent five years in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, working as Senior Producer for CNN International’s flagship Middle East prime time show, Connect the World with Becky Anderson.
In only two years at Princeton Day School, Paris McLean made his presence felt as a three-sport powerhouse and magnetic team leader. In both his junior and senior years, he was named to the football All-State and All-Prep First Team by The Times of Trenton and the Trentonian and captained the PDS team.
Room block available at the Chauncey Hotel and Conference Center (609-921-3600). Group Code: PRINCE051520