2023 Golden Tiger Reunion
The Clemson University Golden Tiger Reunion will be held June 8-9, 2023 at the Madren Conference Center on Clemson University’s campus. We will be celebrating with a variety of events, tours and celebrations along with your classmates. Make your plans to join us!
WHAT IS THE GOLDEN TIGER REUNION?
The Golden Tiger Reunion is an annual celebration for all alumni who have previously been inducted into the Golden Tiger Society as well as a celebration of the 50th reunion class. During the celebration, Golden Tigers reunite with their former classmates and a series of speakers, events and tours, culminating in the Class Party on Friday evening.
2023 Golden Tiger Reunion Schedule of Events
Below you will find the schedule of events for reunion. As specific tours, activities and programming are confirmed, details will be updated.
Reunion Check-in Open from Noon – 4:00 pm
|Time of Event||Type of Event||Event Location||Description|
|Noon||Registration Opens||Madren Center||Reunion attendees will check-in at the registration desk to receive name tag and reunion packet.|
|Noon – 2:00 pm||Lunch Break||Lunch On Your Own||Lunch Break “Lunch on your Own” *Lunch & transportation not included in registration*
Time on your own to rest/refresh, enjoy Clemson, downtown and campus.
|2:00 pm||Tours and Activities||Click Here to View Activity Schedule and Register for your tours and presentations||Tours & Activities for all reunion guests. Tours and activities to be announced closer to the date. Tours and Activities are first come, first served and participants must register for these activities.
Attire: Casual dress
|4:00 – 5:00 pm||Refresh and Relax Break||
Refresh and Relax Break
|5:00 – 6:00 pm||Hospitality area open||Madren Center Bellsouth Lobby||
Mix and mingle with your classmates.
|6:00 – until pm||Welcome Reception||Madren Center Ballroom||Enjoy an evening gathering with your classmates celebrating the student organizations and activities that you participated in while you were a student. Heavy hors d’oeuvres. Entertainment includes DJ and dancing to the hits of the 60’s and 70’s. $55 per person.
Attire: Casual Dress. Madren Center Ball Room
Check Out Who is Already Registered:
|1950||BK Sutton||Textile Manufacturing
||Blue Key, Phi Psi, ROTC
|1953||Louis Odom||Voc Agr Educ
||Block C, Pershing Rifles, Cantebury Club
|1954||Carl Brabham||Textile Manufacturing||Pershing Rifles, Senior Platoon, Scabbard & Blade|
|1954||Jim McCarter||Mechanical Engineering|
|1954||James Sams||Civil Engineering||Band, Blue Notes Dance Orchestra, Tau Beta Pi|
|1954||John Sell||Textile Manufacturing||NTMS|
|1954||Bob Shane||Structural Engineering
|1954||Spence Wise||Textile Engineering||Senior Platoon|
|1954||Duke Wright||Architectural Engineering||Minarets|
|1957||Bynum Driggers||Agricultural Engineering
|1957||Don Still||Agricultural Education||FFA|
|1957||Dan Winchester||Textile Manufacturing
|1959||Bill Austin||Mechanical Engineering||Wesley, Glee Club, ASME, YMCA Counsel, Football, Hall Counselor|
||Alpha Zeta, Agronomy Club
|1959||Rufus Sherard||Ag Econ||Tiger Brotherhood, Sr Council, Ag Group|
|1959||Bob Williamson||Agricultural Engineering||Pershing Rifles, Senior Platoon, Arnold Air Sociiety, Sabre Air Command, Alpha Zeta, Executive Sargents, Presbyterian Student Association, Y Council|
|1961||Tom Fincher||Secondary Education||The Tiger, Vets Club|
|1961||Liz Booker Knight|
|1965||Otis Plato Lutz|
|1966||Ned Schlaefer||Industrial Mngt.||Mu Beta Psi, Glee Club|
|1968||John Kneece||Zoology||Glee Club, Gamma Beta Phi|
|1968||Joseph Malcom||Agricultural Economics|
|1969||Jerry Cox||Electrical Engineering||Pershing Rifles|
|1969||Doug Elliott||Industrial Education|
|1970||Allen Hodges||Administrative Management
||Alpha Phi Omega, The Tiger staff|
|1971||Rodger Brown||Electrical & Computer Engineering||Rugby
|1971||Pat Shanklin Buckner||Education|
|1971||Terry Clyne||Economics||Tiger Brotherhood, Blue Key, Department of Student Services, President’s Council|
|1971||Tripp Jones||Zoology||Phi Delta Theta|
|1971||David Mitchell||Secondary Education-History||Army ROTC|
|1971||Lance Wallace||Entomology||Phi Kappa Phi|
|1972||John Callaway||Electrical Engineering||Counter Guerillas, Pershing Rifles Regimental HQs, Scabbard and Blade, RA|
|1972||Dan Garrison||Administrative Management|
|1972||Sam Hazel||ROTC. EN Fraternity|
|1972||Dr. Naresh C. Jain||Circle K Club, IEEE|
|1972||Walt Kelly||Economics||Air Force ROTC, Arnold Air Society|
|1972||Ruthie Morrow||Elementary Education||Chorus|
|1972||Larry Unger||Industrial Management|
Hotels in Clemson
There are various lodging opportunities in the Clemson community where you can choose to stay during reunion. Venues can book up quickly so it is advised that you make a reservation several months in advance. Be sure to mention you will be attending the Golden Tiger Reunion when making your reservation.
|Comfort Inn and Suites||864-653-3600||Comfort Inn and Suites|
|Courtyard by Marriott||864-654-8833||Courtyard Clemson|
|Days Inn||864-653-4411||Days Inn Clemson|
|Hampton Inn||864-653-7744||Hampton Inn Clemson|
|Holiday Inn Express||864-654-9410||Holiday Inn Express Clemson|
|Inn at Clemson||864-653-6000||innatclemson.com|
|Inn at Patrick Square||864-643-0600||innatpatricksquare.com|
|James F. Martin Inn – Host Hotel||864-654-9020||stayatclemson.com|