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The Class of 1951 is Getting Together Again!

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The Class of 1951 is Getting Together Again!

The Class of 1951 holds the honor of being the first class to have enrolled and graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth. This class has returned to their alma mater the past two years and will continue that tradition by holding another reunion this summer. They keep having such a good time each time they get together, so why stop? Those who graduated from the Class of 1951 are invited to a 62nd Reunion on Saturday, August 17.

The Schedule of Events is as follows:

10:00 am – Class of 1951 Brunch in the UMD Garden Room (Kirby Student Center, 3rd Floor) / $20 per person
12:30 pm – Campus Tour
* The UMD Tweed Museum will be open for a special guided tour by artist and UMD alumnus, Bill Shipley, following the Campus Tour.

6:00 pm – Class of 1951 Dinner at a locations yet to be determined / Ordering off menu and pay on your own

Questions about the Class Reunion? Please contact Lisa Pratt, UMD Alumni Director, by calling (218) 726-7164 or (866) 726-7164 (toll free), or email


Please return your reunion registration form with payment by July 31, 2013 to:

UMD Alumni Relations
31 West College Street
Chester Park 107
Duluth, MN 55812

*Didn’t receive a reunion registration form or lost the one mailed to you? Give our office a call at (218) 726-7164 or (866) 726-7264 (toll free) to request a new one or to make your registration over the phone. You can also click here for an online version of the registration form, print it, and mail it along with payment to the address above.


Rooms have been held under the UMD Class of 1951 block at the following two properties. Call by July 16th to make your reservation*.

Comfort Inn – West
Friday & Saturday
3900 West Superior Street
Duluth, MN 55807
(218) 628-1464

The Edgewater Hotel
Saturday Only
2400 London Road
Duluth, MN 55812
(800) 777-7925

*Or make reservations on your own at the hotel of your choice.

Did you know

the UMD Chronicle from 1951 is available online! View is by clicking here. Once on the webpage, click on where it says ‘Yearbook_1951.pdf’. We hope you enjoy the trip down memory lane!