Upcoming Events

The Office of Alumni Engagement is connecting alumni around the globe through video chats, presentations from alumni experts, and other virtual events. Check back often to see a listing of our virtual events as we continue to roll them out. If you have an idea for an event or would like to schedule one with your class or affinity group, please contact Tammy Neils-Walker, Associate Director of Alumni Engagement, at (413) 529-3304 or

  • June 7-11: Virtual Reunion 2021

    We have a jam-packed week of online Reunion events & more scheduled for Monday, June 7—Friday, June 11! Scroll down for a full schedule and to register. Click here to see who’s coming. Also, check out the Reunion webpage for all things Reunion. We look forward to seeing you!


    State of the School with Robert W. Hill III
    Register: 12—12:30 p.m. EDT

    Back to Class with Josh Seamon: “I’ve seen tens of thousands of math problems. Here are my three favorites and the lessons they have taught me.”
    Register: 7—8 p.m. EDT

    Back to Class with Peter Gunn: The Future of Democracy—Is the American and global experiment with democratic government in decline?
    Register: 7—8 p.m. EDT

    Back to Class with Beatrice Cody: From Carthago Delenda Est to Carpe Diem: Famous Latin Quotations in Context.
    Register: 7—8 p.m. EDT


    Peloton class: Advanced Beginner Ride
    8—8:30 a.m.
    No registration needed:
    From your Peloton bike or from the app, tag #WillistonSammy1841, and you can work out with fellow Wildcats.

    Activity Based Affinity call—CANCELLED

    Identity Based Affinity call—CANCELLED


    Professional Networking Night—CANCELLED
    Stay tuned for news about a networking series launching late Fall 2021. The alumni career network is here for you via WillistonConnects and our Alumni LinkedIn and Alumni of Color LinkedIn groups.


    Yoga with Melissa Manseau-Martin ’00: Stress release, Relaxation & Restoration.
    Register: 11:30 a.m.—12 p.m. EDT

    Northampton School for Girls & The Path to Co-Education with Rick Teller ’70
    Register: 12—1 p.m. EDT

    Riesling Wine Tasting with Chuck Tauck ’72: Learn about flavor profiles, balance, terroir, food pairings, and more!  Click here for event details and for a link to order a specially-priced, exclusive WNS wine bundle (with free shipping code!)
    Register: 7—8 p.m. EDT

    DJ Will Gill Game show—POSTPONED
    Stay tuned for a new date!


    Class socials

    Register: 12 p.m. WA 1946
    Register: 12 p.m. WA 1951 
    Register: 12 p.m. WA 1956
    Register: 12 p.m. WA 1961
    Register: 12 p.m. NSFG 1961
    Register: 12 p.m. WA 1966
    Register: 7:30 p.m. WA 1971
    Register: 7:30 p.m. NSFG 1971
    Register: 7:30 p.m. 1976
    Register: 7:30 p.m. 1981
    Register: 7:30 p.m. 1991
    Register: 7:30 p.m. 1996


    Run, walk or bike a 5K any time during Reunion week!
    Register & Print a Reunion 2021 bib.

    5 lucky alumni will win a prize! Submit your photos & activity by Monday, June 14.

    Learn more on the 2021 Virtual Reunion page.  Questions? Contact Corinne, (413) 529-3301.

    Click here to see who’s coming!

  • August 31: Hartford Yard Goat Game

    Hartford Yard Goats vs. Reading Fightin Phils

    Tuesday, August 31
    7:05 p.m. EDT
    Dunkin’ Donuts Park, Hartford, CT

    Check back here for details soon!

  • November 17: NYC Professional Networking Event

    The Yale Club of New York City
    50 Vanderbilt Ave, New York

    Check back here for details soon!

  • December 2: 2021 Western MA Holiday Celebration

    Look Park Garden House
    Florence, MA

    Check back here for details soon!

  • December 7: 2021 NYC Holiday Celebration

    New York Yacht Club
    37 West 44th Street, New York

    Check back here for details soon!

  • December 14: 2021 Boston Holiday Celebration

    6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

    Fairmont Copley Plaza Boston
    138 St. James Avenue, Boston

    Check back here for details soon!

Past Events

  • May 27: A Non-Zoom Extravaganza Reunion Class Social ’00-’16
  • May 24-27: Class socials for the 0s & 5s
  • April 29: Cover letter, Resume & Job Search Strategies with Sue Colina ’88: Watch recording
  • April 21: Anyone Can Run: From the Track to the Streets with Sidney Baptista ’05 and Gabby Thomas ’15: Watch recording
  • April 14: The Good News About Aging with Dr. Katharine Cole Esty ’52: Watch recording
  • April 8: Northeast Winemaking and Wines with Chuck Tauck ’72: Watch recording
  • March 25: How to Live Harmoniously in 2021 with Aska Naito ’93: Watch recording
  • March 18: The Future of Cannabis with Shaun Chapman ’98 and Tori Gates ’10: Watch recording
  • March 11: Tales of Travel Adventures with Anthony Willoughby ’70: Watch recording
  • March 4: Reflections on Working with Former President George H. W. Bush with David Bates ’71: Watch recording
  • February 25: Podcasting – The Future of Storytelling with Christina Djossa ’10 & Catherine Saint Louis ’92: Watch recording
  • February 23: WNS Anti-Racism Committee Sponsored Update & Discussion
  • February 4: A Panel Discussion on the Movie “WILLIE: How the descendant of escaped slaves changed hockey forever” with Bryant McBride ’84: Watch recording; Screen the film here
  • February 3: Head of School Update to Alumni
  • January 27: Style Session with Merideth Morgan ’03:
    Watch recording
  • January 19: Closet Clean-Out with Merideth Morgan ’03:
    Watch recording
  • January 14: Turning an Interview into an Offer with Sarah Levine Meyer ’00: Watch recording
  • January 13: Fitness, Nutrition & Self-Care with Merideth Morgan ’03: Watch recording
  • December 17: Williston Academy Class of 1970 Holiday Social
  • December 15: Photojournalism: Then & Now with Sean Kardon ’79: Watch recording
  • December 9: Cryptocurrencies: Is the Future of Money Digital? with Niels Gjertson ’98: Watch recording
  • December 1: Williston Academy Class of 1965 Virtual Social
  • November 19: Wine Education Talk with Gordon Sullivan ’69:
    Watch recording
  • November 17: Class of 1972 Virtual Social
  • November 15: Classes of ’76, ’77 & ’78 Virtual Social
  • November 12: Cooking Class with Laura Bowman ’13:
    Watch recording
  • November 10: Class of 1979 Virtual Social
  • November 1: Pet Costume & Pumpkin Decorating Halloween Contest
  • October 27: Plan for Your Future. Make it Happen. with Mijanou Spurdle ’86
  • October 22: Class of 1993 Virtual Social
  • October 20: Class of 1997 Virtual Social
  • October 15: Class of 1998 Virtual Social
  • October 14: Class of 1999 Virtual Social
  • October 13: Class of 2002 Virtual Social
  • October 12: Virtual Pints & Pancakes 5K Run/Walk: See photos
  • October 8: Class of 2003 Virtual Social
  • October 7: Class of 2004 Virtual Social
  • October 6: Class of 2007 Virtual Social
  • October 1: Class of 2008 Virtual Social
  • September 30: Class of 2009 Virtual Social
  • September 29: Class of 2012 Virtual Social
  • September 25: 1950-1969 Coffee Chat with Head of School
  • September 24: NSFG & WA Classes of 1970 & 1971 Virtual Social
  • September 23: Alumni Boys Hockey Social with Coach Cunha
  • September 23: 2000-2019 Coffee Chat with Head of School
  • September 22: 1970-1999 Coffee Chat with Head of School
  • September 16: Class of 2014 Virtual Social
  • September 15: Class of 2017 Virtual Social
  • August 25-September 8: Alumni Virtual Golf Outing: See photos
  • August 7: Class of 1984 & Friends Zoom Chat
  • June 27: Alumni of Color Alliance Zoom call

See past event photos:

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Contact Us

For more information about alumni events, how to connect with classmates, or making a donation, write us at, or call (800) 469-4559. To find alumni and advancement staff, click here.

Reunion 2021

Visit our Reunion page and see the schedule for Reunion events this June!