Fun in the Robotics Lab: Join Rachel Rosa ’14 (a mechanical engineer who designs medical devices) and robotics faculty member Julia Stojak Maurer ’90, P ’18, ’20, ’22 (4th Floor, Irvine Hall)
Life in Complex Times: The Chapel Walk-In led by the Class of 1969 (Irvine Memorial Chapel)
Disaster Relief and Humanitarian Efforts: personal stories of service with Katie Lasky ’94, and Ben Tutt ’89; moderated by John Rodgers ’79 (Dickerman Lecture Room, Irvine Hall)
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Lunch Prentiss-Zimmerman Quad
12 p.m. - Carillon concert and Barker Tower tour with School Carillonneur and Organist Jim Brinson Irvine Memorial Chapel
1 p.m. - Alumni/faculty sessions (three sessions)
Power of Place: From Mercersburg to the Creative Cultural World with James Snyder ’69, P ’05 (Hale Studio Theatre, Burgin Center for the Arts)
The Art of Practicing Mindfulness with faculty members Brett Potash and Debbie Rutherford P ’03, ’06, ’06 (Simon Student Center Classroom 119)
Innovation in Education: discussion with alumni educators Jenn Barr Weiss ’99, Julie Curtis '89, Lucia Rowe ’09, Sylvia Saracino Koodrich '99, and Dean of Curricular Innovation John David Bennett P ’12, ’19 (Dickerman Lecture Room, Irvine Hall)
2 p.m. – Keynote: “A Life of Perseverance: Picking Ourselves Up Off the Mat” with Col. (ret.) Robert Naething ’74, P ’01 Simon Theatre, Burgin Center for the Arts
3 p.m. - Alumni/faculty sessions (two sessions)
Reconciling our past while looking at the future: A conversation with Head of School Katie Titus P ’20 , Associate Head of School Debbie Rutherford P ’03, ’06, ’06, and Dean of Student Life Chris Howes (Simon Theatre, Burgin Center for the Arts)
Playing Shakespeare: Join arts faculty member Kelly Dowling P ’21, ’21 for an on-your-feet session suitable for all ages. (Hale Studio Theatre, Burgin Center for the Arts)
4 p.m. - Alumni/faculty sessions (two sessions)
Athletic Center Open House with Director of Athletics Rick Hendrickson P ’03, ’06, ’19 and Assistant Directors of Athletics Lauren Hoffman and Paul Sipes P ’22 (Nolde Gymnasium)
“Calling All Cars”: Car Show on the Quad with science faculty member Jim Malone P '01, '03 (Prentiss-Zimmerman Quad)
5 p.m. - Artist reception with Eddie Kang ’99 Cofrin Gallery, Burgin Center for the Arts
5:30 to 11 p.m. - Childcare provided by First United Daycare First United Methodist Church, 11 North Fayette Street
6 to 7:30 p.m. - Dinner Prentiss-Zimmerman Quad
7:30 to 9 p.m. - After-dinner softball game (4s vs. 9s) hosted by the classes of 1984 and 1989 Spider Field
Traylor Hall/Admission Interested in learning more about admission for your child or grandchild? Please feel free to schedule an appointment through Susan Simar at 717-328-6173, or stop by Traylor Hall between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Thursday or Friday.
If you have questions, require special assistance, or need more information, please visit check-in in the Simon Student Center.
Please note that some events have space limitations and may be "first come, first served."
In the event of an emergency, or if you arrive on campus after check-in has closed and you need to access your dorm, Mercersburg's Campus Safety Department is on call all weekend at 717-328-1111 or ext. 1111 from any campus phone.
Mercersburg is a tobacco- and drug-free campus, and vaping is also prohibited. The consumption of alcohol is only permitted at class tents or when provided by the school at scheduled events. Failure to observe these policies may result in dismissal from campus.
Founded in 1893 in the heart of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic, Mercersburg is a private, coed, college preparatory boarding school with approximately 435 students (15 percent are day), grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We offer 170 courses, including AP and Honors, more than $7 million in financial aid, 26 varsity sports, and a state-of-the-art performing and visual arts center. Located 90 minutes from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, and within easy driving distance of New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. 300 East Seminary Street, Mercersburg, PA 17236 GPS Address: 10951 Buchanan Trail West, Mercersburg, PA 17236 717-328-6173