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Ethnic Alumni Association
Reunion Weekend Events

Who's Going?

See which of your classmates have registered to attend an EAA Reunion Weekend event.

Register online today to get your name added to the list!

Thursday, July 25

Family Bowling Night
Bring family members, and enjoy an evening of complimentary bowling (little bowlers can wear their socks). Great food and beverages will be available for purchase.

6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
The Annex (corner of 16th and Wells streets)

EAA T-shirt Sale
Show your EAA pride. T-shirts will be available for purchase ($15) throughout the weekend at EAA events. Don’t leave your Reunion celebration without one!

EAA Hospitality Suite
Join the EAA and friends for hospitality and good company at Bridging the Gap, a community and educational center founded by Robert A. Byrd, Jr. Arts ’80. Drinks, snacks, games and more will be provided. All are welcome!

8:30 – 11:30 p.m.
Bridging the Gap (1707 North 17th Street; corner of 17th and State streets; two blocks north of campus)

Friday, July 26

Registration
11:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Alumni Memorial Union, Second Floor

Dinner and Dancing to the Decades: Taking Care of Home
Join us for a night of celebration and dancing with fellow alumni. Enjoy a delicious buffet dinner and cash bar. After dinner, dance to entertainment by D.J. Chris Levy. This year’s program will recognize several ethnic alumni for their vision, community leadership and innovation. Summer Chic attire.

Cost : $30 per person, with a portion of the registration fee going to support the endowed Ethnic Alumni Association Ralph H. Metcalfe, Sr., Scholarship Fund.

6 p.m. – Midnight
Marquette Place, Alumni Memorial Union, Second Floor

EAA T-shirt Sale
Show your EAA pride. T-shirts will be available for purchase ($15) throughout the weekend at EAA events. Don’t leave your Reunion celebration without one!

Saturday, July 27

Brunch: Taking Care of Home - Celebrating our brightest multicultural students
Enjoy a delicious brunch, and meet some of our brightest and most accomplished multicultural students.

Cost: $20 per person.

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Raynor Memorial Library, Beaumier Suite, Lower Level

EAA T-shirt Sale
Show your EAA pride. T-shirts will be available for purchase ($15) throughout the weekend at EAA events. Don’t leave your Reunion celebration without one!

Block Party
Bring your family for some fun in the sun! Enjoy food, beverages, and music at this pay-as-you-go event. Kids activities are included.

Noon – 4:00 p.m.
Central Mall, Marquette campus

Marquette Fest

Everybody loves a good street festival. So whether you graduated just a few months or several decades ago, you're invited to relive your days on campus, at the all-new Marquette Fest! Each decade will have its own themed cash-bar, so catch up with classmates, alumni and friends as you groove to the AM Gold-stylings of The 5 Card Studs, a Milwaukee musical sensation. Dance, enjoy some complimentary snacks and add another celebration to your many Marquette memories.

7:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Westowne Square, Marquette campus

Sunday, July 28

Reunion Mass
Enjoy the gospel sounds of Milwaukee’s famous All Saints Choir. Mass will be celebrated by Rev. Daniel Hendrickson, S.J., Arts '93.

9 a.m.
Church of the Gesu

Marquette Outing at the Milwaukee County Zoo
Sport your favorite Marquette gear, and bring your family to meet fellow alumni and friends at the Milwaukee County Zoo during Alumni Reunion Weekend. Special pricing available for Marquette alumni and their families includes parking. Pre-registration required.
$10 per person for adults; $8 per person for children (ages 3-12); children under age 3 are complimentary.
Sponsored by the Young Alumni Association

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Ice Cream Social at the Little Oak Picnic Area
Milwaukee County Zoo (10001 W. Bluemound Rd.)

Become Involved in Your Ethnic Alumni Association

EAA’s Mission
The Ethnic Alumni Association serves Marquette’s alumni and students of color by promoting networking opportunities, supporting recruitment and mentoring efforts and fundraising for scholarships on behalf of current minority students.

For more information on EAA contact EAA President, Kevin Ingram, at
(414) 915-4844 or kevin.ingram@att.net.

EAA Officers
Kevin Ingram, Bus Ad ’84, President
Nicole Anderson, Bus Ad ’90, Immediate Past President
Raullo Eanes, Comm ’89, Vice-President/President Elect
Dawn Jackson, Bus Ad ’88, Treasurer
Ingrid Jagers, Arts ’92, Secretary
Vanessa Brown, Eng ’81, MUAA Representative

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Ethnic Alumni Association Ralph H. Metcalfe, Sr. Scholarship Competition
The Ralph H. Metcalfe, Sr. Scholarship Fund provides up to three Marquette students of color with financial assistance of up to $2,000 for the upcoming academic year. The scholarship is designed to aid students of color who demonstrate financial need and Marquette values. The annual application process is announced to students each fall, and winners are announced in spring.

Be the difference in a deserving student’s life. Make a gift online to the Ralph H. Metcalfe, Sr., Scholarship Fund (select "other" from the drop-down menu and specify the scholarship name in the space provided).


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