College memories. As you peruse the pages
of this issue, let your thoughts travel back to your days at Southwestern.
Whether five years ago, 50 years ago, or somewhere in between or beyond,
I hope your recollections bring a smile to your face and a warmth to
The schedule for Homecoming 2003 is now complete and
it promises to be three great days of fun and activities. Probably the
most frequent complaint we hear after reunion gatherings is, “I
wish more of my classmates had been here.” Don’t miss out
on this chance to come back and renew those college memories with the
people who made them happen… you, and they, will be glad you did!
Please feel free to contact me at 800-846-1543, ext.
6334, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or
at 100 College St., Winfield, KS 67156-2499. See you Oct. 10, 11, and
12, in Winfield!
Susan Lowe ’95
Director of Alumni Programs
Saturday, Sept. 20, 5
p.m. 2003 Business Hall of Fame Induction & Dinner,
Roy L. Smith dining hall. 4:30 p.m. dinner, 5:30 p.m. induction ceremony,
7 p.m. football game vs. KS Wesleyan. Inductees for 2003 will be Jim
Buterbaugh ’71, Art Modschiedler ’59, and Delmar Seevers
’41 (deceased). Business Builder award for 2003 will presented
to Betty Daniel.
Saturday, Sept. 27, 5:30-6:30
p.m. Tailgate Pizza Party, King Plaza behind Stewart
Field House. Come for the food and stay for the 7 p.m. football game
vs. Friends University.
Oct. 10, 11, and 12 HOMECOMING
2003. See the full schedule on the back of this issue
or online at www.sckans.edu/homecoming
Monday, Oct. 27, 7:00
p.m. Wichita Alumni Event in the Grand Hall of the Wichita Art Museum.
Join co-hosts Mary Lou Bauer Martin ’60 and Madeline Magnusson
Norland ’83 as we celebrate the arts in the surroundings of the
fabulous, newly-renovated Wichita Art Museum. Dessert and updates on
the college will be served in the midst of beautiful art.
Saturday, Dec. 6, 4 p.m.,
SC Athletic Hall of Fame, Roy L. Smith dining hall.
2003 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees will be Marvin Diener ’82,
Ken Everhart ’57, Kelly Broadhurst Nichols ’89, Herman ‘Swede’
Osborn ’51, and Marvin Webster ’51. SC basketball vs. Friends
University follows— women’s game at 6 p.m., men’s
game at 8 p.m.
Dec. 28- Jan. 3,Alumni
Travel Trip to Hawaii. A two-island vacation with deluxe
accommodations and tours. Reservations may be made through Oct. 15,
if space is available. For more details, go to www.sckans.edu/hawaii.
Tuesday, Dec. 30, 3:30
p.m. Alumni Event in Honolulu, Hawaii. Alumni from the
state of Hawaii and participants on the alumni travel trip to Hawaii
are invited to join alumni host Mary Williams Wagner ’75 and the
SC men’s basketball team members and coaches at a special dinner
gathering at the Ocean Terrace Restaurant, Sheraton Waikiki, in Honolulu.
Following the meal, attend as the Builder take on Hawaii Pacific University.
Saturday, Jan. 31, SC
Basketball Alumni Reunion honoring basketball teams
from classes of ’61, ’62, and ’63. Women’s game
will begin at 5 p.m.; 6:30 p.m. reception in foyer of Stewart in honor
of the featured teams and all SC basketball alumni; and at 7 p.m. the
men’s team takes on Kansas Wesleyan University. Reunion team members
will be introduced at halftime of the men’s basketball game.
Remember, you do not need to live in
the area where an event is being held to attend. All alumni and friends
of the college are welcome to attend any of our events, regardless of
location. Contact the Department of Alumni Programs, 800-846-1543, ext.
6334, or email@example.com for
Establishes New Hall of Fame
A Scholars Hall of Fame will be established at Southwestern
College to honor alumni who have enjoyed distinguished careers in higher
education or other venues of scholarship. The inaugural group of five
hall of fame members will be inducted on Founders Day, April 17, 2004.
(After the first year, a maximum of three persons will be inducted each
Deadline for nominations to this new hall of fame is Jan. 15, 2004.
The new Hall of Fame will be the fifth to be established
at Southwestern. Other distinguished alumni are inducted into Halls
of Fame in athletics, natural sciences, business, and education.
For more information or a nomination form, contact
Susan Lowe in the alumni programs office, (620) 229-6334, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
(June - September 2003)
Winfield Hawaii Night,
Steve McSpadden/ State Bank
4th Annual KC Royals
Alumni Event, June 14:
Melissa Burdett ’00
Alan ’75 and Judy (Hensley) Nation ’74
Bret Bement ’05
Advance Work for Homecoming:
Maggie (Hall) Bicker ’88
Abby Brummett ’04
Karla (Will) Brummett ’74
Hal Hinson ’74
Frank Newman ’53
of Fame Announce Newest Members
Two Southwestern College Halls of Fame
have announced their newest members.
To be inducted in the Business
Hall of Fame Sept. 20 are:
NOT too late...
…to get your reservations in and
join more than 30 other Builders and friends who have signed up to go
to Hawaii from Dec. 28, 2003 – Jan. 3, 2004. This will be an incredible
two-island adventure. Reservations may be made through October 15. To
view the full itinerary, go to www.sckans.edu/hawaii. For more information,
contact the department of alumni programs at 800-846-1543, ext. 6334,
Southwestern College alumni from the classes of 1953,
1958, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, and all
alumni who were involved with the department of fine arts... We want
YOU to be at Homecoming 2003 to join in the fun and festivities as we
celebrate all that makes Southwestern the college it is! You won’t
want to miss out on this chance to visit with old friends and see the
wonderful changes that have taken place as SC has moved into the 21st
Need more information? Contact Susan Lowe, director
of alumni programs, at 800-846-1543, ext. 6334 or e-mail email@example.com.