Class of 1973 at Golden Graduation

    Golden Graduation - Class 1974

    October 25 - 27, 2024

    Celebrating 50 years as a Hastings College alumnus is a significant milestone, and the Alumni Association invites all alumni from the class 1974 back to campus for their Golden Graduation Reunion, October 25-27, 2024.

    If you have questions about the upcoming Golden Graduation weekend,  contact Kendra Bargen at 402-461-7363 or

    Be sure to let everyone know what you have been up to by filling out your memory book entry!

    Help us raise $20,000 for the Class of 1974 Golden Years Legacy Scholarship!

    If the class does not raise $20,000 for the scholarship in 5 years, your contributions will be combined with those gifts from other Golden Graduation classes and be awarded as a part of the larger Golden Years Legacy Scholarship. For making a gift, you will receive a Golden Pass for free entry to all Homecoming events.

    $550 raised

    of our $20,000 goal.

    Donor Listing

    Click "next" to see more donors to this campaign.


    Find the schedule for the Golden Graduation weekend below. 

    Friday, October 25

    8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Registration & Social Gathering
    Barrett Alumni Center (1001 N. 6th Ave.)

    Pick up your official Golden Graduation Packet and Name tags. Refreshments will be available throughout the day. This is a great opportunity to catch up with friends and meet the Alumni Association and Foundation staff members.

    11:00 AM - 1:00 PM – Lunch with Students
    Hazelrigg Student Union

    Come check out our new dining service provider and chat with current students!

    1:30 p.m. – Hastings College Campus Tour, Coffee with the President, Join Classes
    Tours will start/end at the Barrett Alumni Center

    Tours will be available via bus or golf carts, as well as walking routes.

    5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. – Fine Arts Cocktail Hour
    Fuhr Hall

    6:30 p.m. – Fine Arts Hall of Fame Ceremony
    Fuhr Hall

    8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m – Music Bingo
    The Lark – 809 West 2nd Ave, Hastings

    Saturday, October 26

    9:00 a.m. – Golden Graduation Class and Individual Photos
    French Memorial Chapel

    9:30 a.m. – 1974 Golden Graduation Ceremony
    French Memorial Chapel

    11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Bronco Tailgate
    Gray Center/Jackson Dinsdale Art Center Parking Lot

    1:00 p.m.  – Homecoming Football Game vs. Doane University
    Lloyd Wilson Field – Osborne Family Sports Complex

    3:00 p.m.  – Homecoming Volleyball Game vs. Concordia University
    Lynn Farrell Arena – Osborne Family Sports Complex

    6:00 p.m. – Golden Graduation Social Hour and Banquet
    Barrett Alumni Center

    Sunday, October 27

    9:00 a.m. – Breakfast Buffet
    Location TBD

    10:30 a.m. – First Presbyterian Church Service
    621 N. Lincoln Ave.