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Groton, MA -- With the 224th Lawrence Academy school year (nearly) in the books, attention turns to classes ending in "2" and "7."
LA Reunion 2017 begins on Friday, June 9. Starting at 5:00 PM as the Class of 1967 and other Golden Alumni meet for dinner at Park House. At 6:00 PM cocktail and conversation commence at Rob and Laura Moore's for the classes of 1972, ’77, ’82, ’87, ’92, ’97, ’02, and ’07. Meanwhile, drinks and discussion will be served for the Class of 2012 at Donna and Frank Mastrangelo's house, also at 6:00 PM.
The next morning, Saturday, June 10 festivities kick into high gear, highlighted by the Tom Warner '75 5K Walk/Run at 9:00 AM, "Town Hall" with Head of School Dan Scheibe, Alumni Lunch in the Dining Hall (honoring 2017 Alumni Faculty Appreciation Award Recipient Peter Hazzard and retiring faculty members: David Smith ’65, Ned Mitchell, Michael Veit, and Jon Kaiser). Finally, and before dinner under the tent on the Quad (and class photos), the LA Athletic Hall of Fame will induct new members at 3:00. Read the full schedule here.
Also not to be missed on Saturday, will be the Alumni Panel in the Media Conference Center at 10:15 AM. The panel features...
Chuck Wilson ’72 – Chuck is the Founder/Executive Director of Even Field. Even Field is a non-profit character education organization whose purpose is to cultivate character, integrity, and ethical leadership in sports and life. He is also a former ESPN Talk Show Host and Host of the Baseball Channel on XM Satellite Radio.
Tori Wellington Hanna ’97 – Tori is currently the Global Sports Marketing Director at Under Armour where she has worked for the last nine years. After leaving Lawrence she attended the University of Maryland where she was a 4-Time NCAA Women’s Lacrosse National Champion and was inducted into of the UMD Athletic Hall of Fame. Tori was also inducted into the LA Athletic Hall of Fame in 2015
Marlo Rita Tersigni ’05 – Marlo is the Founder and CEO at LIBERTY RIDE, LLC, a business that offers transportation solutions for clients seeking inpatient and outpatient substance abuse treatment. The company is contracted with medicaid, private insurance companies, hospitals, and outpatient facilities to provide round trip, non-emergency transportation from clients’ residence to treatment centers throughout the Commonwealth.
This year's reunion will be a time to reminisce, reconnect and revel in our community. If you haven't yet registered, be sure to click here to reserve your spot on the Quad.