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Alumni Weekend Events

Georgia Military College will host its Alumni Weekend on October 23 and 24 at the main campus in Milledgeville. With the theme “The path that takes you away also brings you back,” Alumni Weekend and reunion activities will allow alumni the opportunity to enjoy fellowship with friends, reminisce about old times, and catch up on the great new things happening at GMC. Some of the weekend’s events are listed below. For additional information, please contact Earlene Hamilton, Coordinator of Alumni Relations, 478-387-4881.

Thursday, October 22
5:00 PM Ribbon Cutting for the opening of the GMC Exhibit – “Duty, Honor, Country” (Georgia’s Old Capital Museum)

Friday, October 23
1:00 PM Registration Opens (Tent at South Gate Entrance)

2:30 PM-4:00 PM Book Signings for two GMC alumni (Sibley-Cone Library): Dr. George Coletti, HS1957 & JC1959, Vol. One – Stone Mountain the Granite Sentinel-Prelude to War and Vol. Two – Stone Mountain the Granite Sentinel-The War Rages On; Bailey Davidson, HS1990, Milledgeville Then and Now.

5:00 – 7:00 PM Alumni Awards Presentations/GMC Alumni & Foundation Board Meetings/Oak Leaf Society Induction (Legislative Chamber).

7:30 – 9:30 PM Dinner/Musical Entertainment (Main Tent) Italian feast catered by The Willis house with musical entertainment by The Bob Huellemeier Orchestra.

Saturday, October 24
9:30 AM Registration Opens (Tent at South Gate Entrance)

10:30 AM Alumni Parade featuring the 131st Corps of Cadets and guest speaker Liz Jarvis Fabian, HS1978 (Grant Parade)

2:00 PM GMC Junior College Football vs. Louisburg College (Davenport Field)

7:00 – 10:00 PM Dinner/Dance (Main Tent) Heavy hors d’oeuvres catered by Pig in a Pit and live entertainment by The Grapevine.