Reunions are worth celebrating!

At the Purdue Veterinary Conference each fall, the College recognizes all reunion classes at the Meet Me @ the Mixer. This is a great opportunity to commemorate this milestone, create opportunities to catch up with old friends, and see change and growth on campus.


50th Anniversary Class of 1967

Friday, September 22, 2017
10:00 a.m. - Purdue Veterinary Medicine Tour, Lunch, and Campus Bus Tour 
5:30 p.m. - Dinner Reunion Celebration

Mountain Jacks Steakhouse
4211 State Road 26 East
Lafayette, IN 47905


40th Anniversary Class of 1977

Thursday, September 21 after the Meet Me @ the Mixer

Nine Irish Brothers
119 Howard Avenue
West Lafayette, IN 47906

RSVP to Max Rodibaugh at

35th Anniversary Class of 1982

Friday, September 22nd  6:00 p.m.

Sargent Preston’s of the North Purdue Room
6 North 2nd Street
Lafayette, Indiana 47901

Food and Drink provided
Family welcome
RSVP helpful for food estimate

Contact: Robyn Kurtz

25th Anniversary Class of 1992

Reunion Lunch: Wednesday, September 20  12:00 p.m.
Sagamore Restaurant in the Purdue Memorial Union

Meet Me @ the Mixer: Wednesday, September 21  5:30 p.m.
Purdue Memorial Union North Ballroom

Reunion Dinner
Friday, September 22  7:30 p.m.
La Scala
312 Main Street Lafayette
IN 47901

RSVP to Jeff Valenti at

20th Anniversary Class of 1997

Thursday, September 21 after the Meet Me @ the Mixer
Mountain Jacks Steakhouse
4211 State Road 26 East
Lafayette, IN 47905

RSVP to Dr. Jim Weisman at

10th Anniversary Class of 2007

Sunday, September 24  1:00-4:00 p.m.

Lafayette Brewing Company
622 Main Street
Lafayette, IN 47901

RSVP to Emilie Blough at

Meet Your Classmates for Homecoming!

A block of tickets for the Purdue versus Michigan Homecoming Game on Saturday 23 has been established exclusively for PVM alumni to enjoy the game. Purchase tickets online by September 1 at Use promo code: PVM1967.

Discover more university homecoming activities online:

Plan Your Reunion

  • Contact the Alumni Relations Office to get your classmates' contact information
  • Contact your classmates (mail, email, phone, or Facebook) and gather ideas about how to celebrate
  • Solidify plans, make reservations, and register for Conference
  • Come to the Purdue Veterinary Conference and have a great time!

As a volunteer reunion coordinator for your class, you are encouraged to contact the PVM Alumni Relations Office to obtain resources and support for planning reunion activities.

Susan Xioufaridou, CMP
Director of Alumni Relations and Special Events

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Create Your Reunion

Here are some ideas to help you start planning your reunion:

  • Go out for dinner. There are plenty of places in town to have a group dinner. This is an easy, simple way to have a good time of fellowship. Past classes have had a lot of success with this option. The volunteer reunion event coordinator would contact the restaurant and coordinate reservations.
  • Meet for dessert and drinks. Again, there are many places to go out for a nice dessert and great drinks in Greater Lafayette. This is an even simpler option. You could also always skip dessert and just go for drinks! The volunteer reunion event coordinator would contact the restaurant and make necessary arrangements.
  • Rent a small banquet room at a hotel or other venue and cater in the food you want. This option offers more privacy. Many classes split the charges for the rental of the room and food costs between themselves. The volunteer reunion event coordinator would contact the hotel and coordinate payment between his/her class and the venue.
  • If someone in your class lives in the Greater Lafayette area, gather at their house and order food in. You could do pizzas, or order take-out from a restaurant in the area. The volunteer reunion event coordinator would handle food orders and organize payment (usually split between class members).

Visit Lafayette-West Lafayette has identified restaurants able to accommodate large parties.

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