Amp the Base - Friday

Friday, October 20, 2017

Reunion Luncheon with the Dean and Student Scholars
Exclusively for the classes of 1967 and 1977

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
SSA Library
969 East 60th Street, Chicago 
Fee: Free

Estate and Financial Planning for Social Workers

1:20 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
969 East 60th Street, Chicago
Fee: Free

Bus Tour of "The New Hyde Park"

2:45 p.m.  4:00 p.m. 
View the eye-popping changes on 53rd Street and surrounding locales, the forward architecture of campus, the site of the future Barack Obama Presidential Center, as well as the historic and unique sites of renowned Hyde Park. Tour led by the Chicago Architectural Foundation. 
Bus departs from SSA.
Fee: $5; free for classes of 1967 and 1977. Registration required. Seating limited to 25. 

Reception and Tour of the Hyde Park Historic Home of Edith Abbott

Hosted by Nadia Amina Abbas, AM '16, and Zack Shah, MBA '03
5544 South Woodlawn Avenue
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Fee: Free

Registration required. Limited to 25 guests.

A shuttle bus will be available to bring guests to the International House for the Social Justice Address and Alumni Retro-Hooding Ceremony.

The 2017 Social Justice Address and Ceremony Conferring Alumni Academic Hoods

"Bending the Bars: Mass Incarceration, Racial Disparities, and Criminal Justice Reform in 21st Century America"

Ms. Hedy M. Weinberg, AM '77, Executive Director, American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. 
International House, Assembly Hall
1414 E. 59th Street
Fee: $10 for 1 CEU. Free without CEU and open to the public.

Alumni Retroactive Hooding Ceremony and Reception

7:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Ceremony
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Reception
International House, Assembly Hall
$10 administration fee for hood recipients; free for guests.

Registration is required.

A shuttle bus will be available to bring guests to Drexel, Stony Island Parking Lots, and SSA.