Golden Grads - Call of 1970 visits Highland

published May 4, 2021Golden Grads - Call of 1970 visits Highland

On Saturday, April 24, 2021 Highland held the annual homecoming celebration honoring current students as well as the Golden Grad 50-year class of 1970. 

“The celebration of our Golden Grads is a highlight each year for the HCC Alumni Association.  We treasure the stories and memories shared about their time at HCC.  The class of 1970 was a large group of classmates that had stayed in touch with one another which made the day very special.” Kelly Twombly, Director of Alumni Relations at HCC, noted after interacting with classmates.  The day consisted of a meet and greet reception followed by a campus tour led by retired Vice President, Dr. Craig Mosher. Then, the Golden Grads retreated to Kirkwood and Co. for a luncheon and update of the College by President, Deborah Fox.

Following the lunch, the Golden Grads enjoyed the President’s reception at Porter Family Stadium where the Scotties took on Independence Community College. The class of 1971 will be honored as Highland’s next Golden Grads on October 23rd, 2021.

Back row L to R: Shon Johannes, John Tankesley, Paul Batchelder, David Holthaus, Gary Meyer, Steve Reichle, Roger Rush

Second Row L to R: Lil Twombly, Carol Smith, Mildred Rush Tubbs, Janet Neibling Tyler,

Front Row L to R: Charlott Loyd Blanton-Hall, Annette Jeschke Tankesley, Linda Murphy Chavez, Nancy Noll Jackson, Jackie Herring Watts, Nancy Nuzum Meyer, Louise McCoy Regenstein, Mary Pauly McCauley, Ken McCauley, Paul Crawford

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