Alumnae Weekend 2021: April 16–18
Friday, April 16 through Sunday, April 18
- Virtual Vendor Fair
Shop Columbia College Alumnae Weekend Vendors from the comfort of your own home
- Vendor Fair
- Virtual 5K Fun Run/Walk
Grab your family and enjoy your 3.1 mile Run/Walk at your convenience - in your community - anytime between April 16th and April 18th! Share your photos using #CCofSC
Saturday, April 17
- 9:00 am – Kick off for Alumnae Weekend
Join Dr. Bogart as he welcomes you to Alumnae Weekend from the Maxwell House.
- 9:30 am – Coffee with current and former professors (Sponsored by Pink Sorbet)
Enjoy a cup of coffee with some of your faculty favorites
- Release at 10:00 am – Fine Arts Performances
- 10:00 am – Drop-In event for:
Black Alumnae Club
- 11:00 am – Campus Tour
Take a tour of campus with one of our Columbia College Ambassadors
- 1:00 pm – Alumnae Awards Ceremony
Presentation and Celebration of our 2020 and 2021 alumnae award recipients and new class doll presentation
- 3:00 pm – Paint and Pour
Join CC Alumna Claire Giroux-Williams '97 as she leads us in a painting session of The Columns.
- 7:00 pm – Virtual Happy Hour (Sponsored by Firefly Distillery)
Grab your classmates and joins us for Happy Hour. Hosted by Ann Irvin '71, Enjoy seeing how to make easy cocktails and mock tails.
- 7:30 pm – Trivia Night
Join us for an interactive, MC hosted, Trivia Night where the players tackle multiple forms of trivia. Prizes will be awarded.
- Release at 7:00 pm – Storytime brought to you by Sally Plowden '81
Listen to Sally Plowden read her book Turtle Tracks and talk about the inspiration for this story
Sunday, April 18
Worship online with fellow Koalas.
- Clemson United Methodist Church - 10:30 a.m. service
- Fairview Presbyterian and Unite Presbyterian - 11 a.m. service
Meeting ID: 837 2982 7383
- Philadelphia United Methodist Church - 11 a.m. service
- Shandon UMC - Traditional service at 8:45 a.m. & Contemporary service at 11:05 a.m.
- Westminster Presbyterian Church - 11 a.m. service
- Washington Street United Methodist Church - Available beginning at 8 a.m.
- Wesley United Methodist Church - 9 a.m. service
Each year the Alumnae Association recognizes four deserving graduates for their distinguished service to Columbia College and the community at-large, as well as for any outstanding achievements in their chosen professions. All Columbia College alumnae are invited to submit nominations.
- Career Achievement Award - Beth Roberts Baxley '84
- Distinguished Service Award - Carol Stackhouse Hall '74
- Outstanding Young Alumna Award - Sarah Faulds Hopkins '09
- Wil Lou Gray Outstanding Educator Award - Tamekia Ford M '13