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Class Anniversaries

Calling All Milestone Class Years

It’s The Greatest Rivalry on Earth for Homecoming 2019, Oct. 25-27. Co-starring these class anniversaries:

Class of '74 (45th)

It’s been 45 years, can you believe it?

Message your 1974 Tar Heel friends, and tell them to pack their bags, because we are reuniting in Chapel Hill for one epic weekend. Check out the weekend highlights:

Friday, Oct. 25: Welcome Home Mixer at He’s Not Here. $5.00 cover charge, Sunday Special is playing. Join us at this Tar Heel favorite as we catch up over drinks and live music. Check in from 9 – 11 pm to pick up your official class of ’74 button. Buttons will also be available at Saturday homecoming events while quantities last. Record attendance expected.

Saturday, Oct. 26: Tailgate at the Bell Tower followed by the UNC vs. Duke football game (only The Greatest Rivalry on Earth) … But wait, there’s more … Family-friendly postgame event at the Bell Tower (think Heel Garden that’s like a Beer Garden, get it? Gourmet popcorn, music, lawn games, etc.)

Sunday, Oct. 27: Sunday Serenade Brunch at La Rez, featuring campus a cappella groups: the Loreleis, Clef Hangers and Tar Heel Voices.

Class of '79 (40th)

It’s been 40 years, can You Believe It?

Message your 1979 Tar Heel friends, and tell them to pack their bags, because we are reuniting in Chapel Hill for one epic weekend. Check out the weekend highlights:

Friday, Oct. 25: Welcome Home Mixer at He’s Not Here. $5.00 cover charge, Sunday Special is playing. Join us at this Tar Heel favorite as we catch up over drinks and live music. Check in from 9 – 11 pm to pick up your official class of ’79 button. Buttons will also be available at Saturday homecoming events while quantities last. Record attendance expected.

Saturday, Oct. 26: Tailgate at the Bell Tower followed by the UNC vs. Duke football game (only The Greatest Rivalry on Earth) … But wait, there’s more … Family-friendly postgame event at the Bell Tower (think Heel Garden that’s like a Beer Garden, get it? Gourmet popcorn, music, lawn games, etc.)

Sunday, Oct. 27: Sunday Serenade Brunch at La Rez, featuring campus a cappella groups: the Loreleis, Clef Hangers and Tar Heel Voices.

Class of '84 (35th)

It’s been 35 years, can you believe it?

Message your 1984 Tar Heel friends, and tell them to pack their bags, because we are reuniting in Chapel Hill for one epic weekend. Check out the weekend highlights:

Friday, Oct. 25: Welcome Home Mixer at He’s Not Here. $5.00 cover charge, Sunday Special is playing. Join us at this Tar Heel favorite as we catch up over drinks and live music. Check in from 9 – 11 pm to pick up your official class of ’84 button. Buttons will also be available at Saturday homecoming events while quantities last. Record attendance expected.

Saturday, Oct. 26: Tailgate at the Bell Tower followed by the UNC vs. Duke football game (only The Greatest Rivalry on Earth) … But wait, there’s more … Family-friendly postgame event at the Bell Tower (think Heel Garden that’s like a Beer Garden, get it? Gourmet popcorn, music, lawn games, etc.)

Sunday, Oct. 27: Sunday Serenade Brunch at La Rez, featuring campus a cappella groups: the Loreleis, Clef Hangers and Tar Heel Voices.

Class of '89 (30th)

It’s been 30 years, can you believe it?

Remember shin splints heading from Hinton James to class? That kid in your dorm who was really cool? Perhaps an evening stroll through the arboretum with the person who became your spouse? Well, maybe none of us do, but it’s been thirty years, and we need to get together. All of us have a variety of memories of Chapel Hill. That’s what binds us to this place. Meet up with your fellow ’89 classmates for Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 25-27. Let’s relive and revive those memories and friendships. Go Heels!

— Joe McCall ’89, Class Marshal

Message your 1989 Tar Heel friends, and tell them to pack their bags, because we are reuniting in Chapel Hill for one epic weekend. Check out the weekend highlights:

Friday, Oct. 25: Welcome Home Mixer at He’s Not Here. $5.00 cover charge, Sunday Special is playing. Join us at this Tar Heel favorite as we catch up over drinks and live music. Check in from 9 – 11 pm to pick up your official class of ’89 button. Buttons will also be available at Saturday homecoming events while quantities last. Record attendance expected.

Saturday, Oct. 26: Tailgate at the Bell Tower followed by the UNC vs. Duke football game (only The Greatest Rivalry on Earth) … But wait, there’s more … Family-friendly postgame event at the Bell Tower (think Heel Garden that’s like a Beer Garden, get it? Gourmet popcorn, music, lawn games, etc.)

Sunday, Oct. 27: Sunday Serenade Brunch at La Rez, featuring campus a cappella groups: the Loreleis, Clef Hangers and Tar Heel Voices.

Ready to connect with classmates and discuss all of the fun to come? Request to join the official UNC Class of 1989 Facebook group.

Class of '94 (25th)

It’s been 25 years, can you believe it?

This year marks 25 years since our graduation from Carolina. We hope you’ll meet up with us in Chapel Hill as we celebrate during Homecoming weekend, Oct. 25-27.

Message your Tar Heel friends, and tell them to pack their bags, because we are reuniting in Chapel Hill for one epic weekend. See for yourself with these Homecoming highlights:

Friday, Oct. 25: Welcome Home Mixer at He’s Not Here – $5.00 cover charge, Sunday Special is playing. Join us at this Tar Heel favorite as we catch up over drinks and live music. Check in from 9 – 11 pm to pick up your official class of ’94 button. Buttons will also be available at Saturday homecoming events while quantities last. Record attendance expected.

 Saturday, Oct. 26: Tailgate at the Bell Tower followed by the UNC vs. Duke football game (only The Greatest Rivalry on Earth paired with one Heel of a moment, on-field recognition for our class) … But wait, there’s more … Join us at the Bell Tower Bash, a family-friendly postgame event at the Bell Tower (think Heel Garden that’s like a Beer Garden, get it? Gourmet popcorn, music, lawn games, etc.).

Sunday, Oct. 27: Sunday Serenade brunch at La Rez, featuring campus a cappella groups: the Loreleis, Clef Hangers and Tar Heel Voices.

Ready to connect with classmates and discuss all of the fun to come? Request to join the official UNC Class of 1994 Facebook group. And, while you’re in the group posting your memories, listen to our decade’s Hark the Sounds Spotify playlist and dust off those 1994 dance moves.

Let’s get ready to party like it’s 1994,

Your class of ’94 officers: Joe Andrews, Kathleen (Frandano) Franek and Diana (Clontz) Gillogly, and your Class of ’94 25th Anniversary Committee.

Class of 1994 25th Anniversary Committee

Joe Andrews (Class President)
Stephanie Brinson
Kathleen (Frandano) Franek (Class Secretary)
Brad Gardner
Diana (Clontz) Gillogy (Class Treasurer)
Kristie Glenn
Nicole Grant
Myra Griffin
Kristi King
Eric Myers
Lisa Oxendine
Sandra Parker
Laura Pierro
Angela Ray
Demeetria Smith
Nedra Stadther

Class of '99 (20th)

It’s been 20 years, can you believe it?

This year marks 20 years since our graduation from Carolina. We hope you’ll meet up with us in Chapel Hill as we celebrate during Homecoming weekend, Oct. 25-27.

Message your Tar Heel friends, and tell them to pack their bags, because we are reuniting in Chapel Hill for one epic weekend. See for yourself with these Homecoming highlights:

Friday, Oct. 25: Welcome Home Mixer at He’s Not Here – $5.00 cover charge, Sunday Special is playing. Join us at this Tar Heel favorite as we catch up over drinks and live music. Check in from 9 – 11 pm to pick up your official class of ’99 button. Buttons will also be available at Saturday homecoming events while quantities last. Record attendance expected.

 Saturday, Oct. 26: Tailgate at the Bell Tower followed by the UNC vs. Duke football game (only The Greatest Rivalry on Earth) … But wait, there’s more … Join us at the Bell Tower Bash, a family-friendly postgame event at the Bell Tower (think Heel Garden that’s like a Beer Garden, get it? Gourmet popcorn, music, lawn games, etc.).

Sunday, Oct. 27: Sunday Serenade Brunch at La Rez, featuring campus a cappella groups: the Loreleis, Clef Hangers and Tar Heel Voices.

Ready to connect with classmates and discuss all of the fun to come? Request to join the official UNC Class of 1999 Facebook group. And, while you’re in the group posting your memories, listen to our decade’s Hark the Sounds Spotify playlist and dust off those 1999 dance moves.

Let’s get ready to party like it’s 1999,

Your Carolina senior class officers: Jeremy Cohen, Janora McDuffie, Sara Schairer and Audrey Reigling, and your ’99 20th Anniversary Committee

Class of 1999 20th Anniversary Committee

Jeremy Cohen (Class President)
Shonda Goward
Aisha Gwynn
Kelly Hines
Korey Huyler
Mark Kaley
Erin Lesesky
Nicole Mazzei-Williams
Janora McDuffie (Class Vice President)
Tiffany McGee
Kendra Phillips
Audrey Riegling (Class Treasurer)
Sara Schairer (Class Secretary)
Michelle Strickland
Vanessa Van Pelt
Reyna Walters-Morgan
Ashley Welker
Alyssa Wilson Leggoe
Bryan Winbush
Karen (Dawson) Yaeck

Class of '04 (15th)

It’s our 15th class anniversary!

It’s time to return to Chapel Hill and pretend like you’re in college again during Homecoming weekend, Oct. 25-27.  Message your Tar Heel friends, and tell them to pack their bags, because we are coming back to the Thrill for the weekend, y’all. Here are a few Homecoming weekend highlights:

Friday, Oct. 25: Welcome Home Mixer at He’s Not Here – $5.00 cover charge, Sunday Special is playing. Join us at this Tar Heel favorite as we catch up over drinks and live music. Check in from 9 – 11 pm to pick up your official class of ’04 button. Buttons will also be available at Saturday homecoming events while quantities last. Record attendance expected.

 Saturday, Oct. 26: Tailgate at the Bell Tower followed by the UNC vs. Duke football game (only The Greatest Rivalry on Earth) … But wait, there’s more … Join us at the Bell Tower Bash, a family-friendly postgame event at the Bell Tower (think Heel Garden that’s like a Beer Garden, get it? Gourmet popcorn, music, lawn games, etc.).

 Sunday, Oct. 27: Sunday Serenade brunch at La Rez, featuring campus a cappella groups: the Loreleis, Clef Hangers and Tar Heel Voices.

Ready to connect with classmates and discuss all of the fun to come? Request to join the official UNC Class of 2004 Facebook group. And, while you’re in the group posting your memories, listen to our decade’s Hark the Sounds Spotify playlist and dust off those 2004 dance moves.

Go Heels!

George Leamon and Doug Melton
Class of 2004 President and Vice President

Class of 2004 15th Anniversary Committee

Helena Bates
Irene Birbeck
Jennifer Buenviaje
Jordan Campbell
Stefanie Corbett
Marie Duncan Otto
Peju Fadiora
John Frank
Tiffany Hall
Janelle Headen
Dakar Howell
Patrick Kennery
George Leamon (Class President)
Emily Malpass
Doug Melton (Class Vice President)
Chris Miller
Norledia Moody
Allison Reeves (Class Secretary)
Mya Shackleford
Matt Simmons
Jennifer Vu
Mary Sherrill Ware
Christina Weiner

Class of '09 (10th)

It’s been 10 years, let’s celebrate.

This year marks 10 years since our graduation from Carolina. Can you believe it? Feels like just yesterday we were rushing Franklin Street after winning the NCAA National Championship. What better way to relive the memories than by joining us in Chapel Hill as we celebrate during Homecoming weekend, Oct. 25-27.

Message your Tar Heel friends, and tell them to pack their bags, because we are reuniting in Chapel Hill for one epic weekend. A reunion is not a reunion without everyone. We’ve got a fun-filled weekend to celebrate this momentous occasion, here are a few highlights:

Friday, Oct. 25: Young Alumni Mixer at TOPO’s Back Bar, featuring the classes of ’09, ’14 and ’19. Check in from 9 pm – 12 am to pick up your official class of ’09 button. Buttons will also be available at Saturday homecoming events while quantities last.

 Saturday, Oct. 26:  Tailgate at the Bell Tower followed by the UNC vs. Duke football game (only The Greatest Rivalry on Earth) … But wait, there’s more … Join us at the Bell Tower Bash, a family-friendly postgame event at the Bell Tower (think Heel Garden that’s like a Beer Garden, get it? Gourmet popcorn, music, lawn games, etc.).

Sunday, Oct. 27: Sunday Serenade brunch at La Rez, featuring campus a cappella groups: the Loreleis, Clef Hangers and Tar Heel Voices.

Ready to connect with classmates and discuss all of the fun to come? Request to join the official UNC Class of 2009 Facebook group. And, while you’re in the group posting your memories, listen to our decade’s Hark the Sounds Spotify playlist. Let’s get ready to party like it’s 2009.

Go Heels! Go America!

Your Class of ’09 10th Anniversary Committee

Class of 2009 10th Anniversary Committee

Lindsey Carpenter
Pedro Carreno
Carrie Clifford
Edward “Tony” Coggins
Alonna Dawes
Alexandra Estevez (Class Social Chair)
Mary FitzPatrick
Sarah (Jacobs) Gamberini
Lindsay Guge Cozon
Pinar Gurel (Class Vice President)
Jordan Hemby
Courtney Hileman
Adriene Holmes Goree
Sarai Ibrahim
Kitty Johnson
Stephanie Kane
Emily Kaplan
Avery Keese
Katie Littlefield
Matt Martell
Mia McAllister
Julie Mikus
Leandra Murray
Philip Nanney
Nora Okoye
Shairy Pabon
Anthony Palermo
Ayca Pamucak
Daniel Randolph
A.J. Reynolds
Ian Sanders
Rachel Smith
Ashley Smith
Sarah Stephens
Tyler Webster (Class Secretary)
Mollie Whalen
Katherine Zellner

Class of '14 (5th)

It’s been five years, let’s celebrate.

This year marks five years since our graduation from Carolina. Can you believe it? What better way to relive the memories than by joining us in Chapel Hill as we celebrate during Homecoming weekend, Oct. 25-27.

Message your Tar Heel friends, and tell them to pack their bags, because we are reuniting in Chapel Hill for one epic weekend. A reunion is not a reunion without everyone. We’ve got a fun-filled weekend to celebrate this momentous occasion, here are a few highlights:

Friday, Oct. 25: Young Alumni Mixer at TOPO’s Back Bar, featuring the classes of ’09, ’14 and ’19. Check in from 9 pm – 12 am to pick up your official class of ’14 button. Buttons will also be available at Saturday homecoming events while quantities last.

 Saturday, Oct. 26:  Tailgate at the Bell Tower followed by the UNC vs. Duke football game (only The Greatest Rivalry on Earth) … But wait, there’s more … Join us at the Bell Tower Bash, a family-friendly postgame event at the Bell Tower (think Heel Garden that’s like a Beer Garden, get it? Gourmet popcorn, music, lawn games, etc.).

Sunday, Oct. 27: Sunday Serenade brunch at La Rez, featuring campus a cappella groups: the Loreleis, Clef Hangers and Tar Heel Voices.

We’d love to see you there! Ready to connect with classmates and discuss all of the fun to come? Request to join the official UNC Class of 2014 Facebook group.

Let’s get ready to party like it’s 2014,

Your Class of ’14 5th Anniversary Committee

Class of 2014 5th Anniversary Committee

Christina Best
Glenn Bitler III
Philip Brooks
James Carras
Luz Cuaboy
Alex Drose
Tanisha Edwards
Tricia Garland
Alexandra Hammer
Christopher Lambert
DJ Lester
Kayla McGee
Nicolas Merritt
Mary Morgan
Tevin Neal
Suraj Patel
Taylor Price
Harsh Shah
Holly Stephens

Class of '19 (First Year Out)

Class of ’19, get ready to celebrate your first homecoming as UNC alumni!

Message your Tar Heel friends, and tell them to pack their bags, because we are reuniting in Chapel Hill for one epic weekend. We’ve got a fun-filled weekend to celebrate, here are a few highlights:

• Friday, Oct. 25: Young Alumni Mixer at TOPO’s Back Bar, featuring the classes of ’09, ’14 and ’19. Check in from 9 pm – 12 am to pick up your official class of ’19 button. Buttons will also be available at Saturday homecoming events while quantities last.

 Saturday, Oct. 26:  Tailgate at the Bell Tower followed by the UNC vs. Duke football game (only The Greatest Rivalry on Earth) … But wait, there’s more … Join us at the Bell Tower Bash, a family-friendly postgame event at the Bell Tower (think Heel Garden that’s like a Beer Garden, get it? Gourmet popcorn, music, lawn games, etc.).

• Sunday, Oct. 27: Sunday Serenade brunch at La Rez, featuring campus a cappella groups: the Loreleis, Clef Hangers and Tar Heel Voices.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Find your official class group on Facebook, and get this party started.

Point of Contacts

Jennifer Guy '09
Coordinator of Alumni Reunions and Special Events
919-962-3576
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Jennifer joined the GAA in January 2017. She is thrilled to be back at Carolina and loves bumping into fellow Tar Heels on her (almost) daily walks around campus. In her spare time, Jennifer can be found chasing her daughters with her college sweetheart Shawn ’08, dining with friends at their favorite restaurants, playing the piano or getting lost in a good book.

Jean Service '85
Coordinator of Alumni Reunions and Special Events
919-962-7054
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Jean joined the staff of the GAA in May 2019. She loves connecting people and planning opportunities for fellow Tar Heels to return to Chapel Hill. Jean enjoys spending time with family and friends at the lake, taking walks with her dogs and gardening.