Class of 1970 and 1971 
50th Reunions

Congratulations, Classes of 1970 and 1971, on your 50th reunion! The College looks forward to celebrating you during True Blue Weekend, Oct. 15 - 17, 2021. The information below is specifically for your classes:

  • Make your Hotel reservation today.  Please use the codes provided or call the hotels directly and be sure to mention Franklin & Marshall College. See below for list of 50th Class Reunion Hotels or click on this link for all Lancaster hotels. 
  • A list of weekend highlights particularly for the Classes of 1970 and 1971 can be found by scrolling down this page. 
  • One of the many highlights of the weekend is the Nevonian Induction Celebration. Be sure to read more about your induction and the meaning of the Nevonian Society below.
  • Try one of the many restaurants Lancaster has to offer while you're in town. Or stop by Central Market, the country's oldest continually operating Farmer's Market, for special Lancaster county treats!

See you on campus in October!


Class of 1970 Reunion Committee:

Jim Bragg, Esq. '70
Stan Brand, Esq. '70
Mike Brown '70, P'99
Al DeRoy, Ph.D., M.P.A. '70
Bob Freedman '70
Nick Nicholas '70, P'07

Class of 1971 Reunion Committee: 

Brett Harwood '71
Dave Millard, Jr. '71
Paul Mowery '71
Harry Newbury '71
Irwin Rubin, Esq. '71
Ned Tillman '71
Ray Zuschlag '71




True Blue Weekend 2021 Information 

50th Class Reunions Suggested Hotel Information

Hilton Garden Inn
101 Granite Run Dr., Lancaster
$149 / night (Double or King Rooms available)
Call 717-560-0880 and use the group code TBW21 or True Blue Weekend 

Home 2 Suites
1584 Fruitville Pike, Lancaster
$149 / night (King Suite)
Click here for online reservations or call the hotel at 717-290-1330

Residence Inn -- designated hotel for the Class of 1971
1450 Harrisburg Pike
$199/night (King Suite)
Click here for online reservations or call the hotel at  717-299-9898

Nevonian Society  

All alumni who have celebrated the 50th anniversary of their graduation from the College (and the spouses and partners of such alumni) automatically become lifetime members of the Nevonian Society during the class's 50th reunion year. In 2021, the members of the Class of 1970  and 1971 will join the existing Nevonians in the classes of  1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, and so on, as well as spouses and partners of the same.

50th Class Reunions Weekend Highlights 

See the full schedule for times and locations. Please note that your reunion committee may plan additional activities for your class. We will post those as the details are finalized.         

Class of 1970

50th Class Dinner - Friday, Oct. 15


Class of 1971

50th Class Dinner - Friday, Oct. 15