Alumni Return to Campus for Jubilee 2007Contact: Janet Sassi
More than 1,200 alumni, family and friends of Fordham will converge on the Rose Hill campus this weekend for the University’s 2007 Jubilee Reunion, which runs June 1 through June 3
The annual event will feature a welcome address by Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of Fordham, and a talk by Avery Cardinal Dulles, S.J., Laurence J. McGinley Professor of Religion and Society, on “The Theology of the Church According to Benedict XVI.”
Among the weekend’s highlights are a dinner dance for the Class of 1957 and Golden Rams, a Ram Pub Party on Fordham’s Murphy Field with athletics coaches and Intercollegiate Athletics Executive Director Frank McLaughlin, and a Saturday evening gala for all attending classes. Jubilee is sponsored by the Office of Alumni Affairs. For a complete listing of weekend events, see the Alumni Jubilee page
Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 15,600 students in its four undergraduate colleges and its six graduate and professional schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx, Manhattan and Tarrytown, and the Louis J. Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y.