The Class of 1973 was honored on October 14, 2023, at the Highland Community College Homecoming festivities celebrating 50 years!.
The HCC Alumni Association welcomed the Class of 1973 to campus for Homecoming 2023 on October 14th to celebrate their 50th reunion. The Class enjoyed a meet and greet in the HCC Library followed by a tour of campus provided by Stephanie Peterson, Director of Marketing, and two former administrators; David Reist, retired President and Dr. Craig Mosher, retired Vice President of Institutional Advancement who provided stories, history and humor on the campus tour. The Walter Yost Art Gallery featuring HCC faculty exhibits was enjoyed by the group.
The group gathered at Kirkwood & Co Table and Tap for lunch. The HCC Lads and Lassies, directed by Shayna Leahy, HCC Director of Vocal Music, provided the guests with wonderful music and energy. President Deborah Fox updated the alums on the news of the College as well as welcomed them back to campus. Also at Kirkwood and Co, were many HCC football alumni and friends who were able to connect with the Class of 1973.
The Class then retired to Porter Family Stadium where they were guests at the President's Reception to watch Scottie football take on the Independence Community College Pirates. Over 100 alumni and friends gathered in the Barber room to reconnect and cheer the Scotties to a 10-7 win over the Pirates. Thank you alumni and friends for a great day at Highland Community College.
Homecoming 2023 and the Class of 1973
October 14, 2023
Thank you Class of 1973 for attending Homecoming October 2023
Library Reception Meet & Greet
(Campus tour with Stephanie Peterson, Director of Marketing, and former President, Dave Reist and former VP, Dr. Craig Mosher)
Walter Yost Art Gallery showcasing HCC Faculty exhibits.
Lunch at Kirkwood Table & Tap Restaurant with a performance by the HCC Lads & Lassies
President Deborah Fox welcoming the Class of 1973 and providing College news.