Homecoming and Reunion

Homecoming and Reunion Weekend, October 1-3, 2021!
 

We look forward to welcoming you back to campus and celebrating with you over Homecoming and Reunion weekend, October 1-3.  Please check out the schedule for the weekend below. If you have questions please contact Michelle Badger at mbadger@maritime.edu or 508-830-5045

If you have questions about Homecoming and Reunion or are in a class ending in a 1 or 6 and you want to volunteer to organize and plan for your reunion please contact Michelle Badger at mbadger@maritime.edu or 508-830-5045.

We look forward to seeing you in person October 1-3!

Check out the photos from Homecoming 2019

Other Upcoming Dates: September 16-18, 2022, September 22-24, 2023, September 27-29, 2024

  Register for Homecoming HERE



  Schedules  

printable schedule

Virtual Buccaneer Athletics 5K

$5 from the registration of each person who participates in the 5K will go to Buc athletics

7:00 AM Alumni Association CAPT Al Wilson Memorial Golf Classic
Willowbend Country Club. Procedds benefit the MMAAA Scholarship Fund. Tournament is currently sold out.
8:00AM - 7:00PM Bookstore Open
Kurz Hall. Stock up on the newest MMA gear and wear your Buccaneer blue and gold!
1:00 - 4:00PM Classroom/Informational Talks Virtual/In-person
Scheduled to be posted at www.maritime.edu/openclassroom
5:00 - 5:45PM State of the Academy Update
Admiral's Hall and Live Streamed. Join the Admiral as he gives an update on campus and answers your questions about today's Academy.
6:00PM 50th Reunion Celebration
ABS, 3rd floor. Alumni and guest of the Class of 1970 and 1971 are invited to attend a special celebration and dinner in honor of their 50th Reunion
6:00 - 7:00PM Wine tasting with Carlos Mata '91
IMB Center, Kurz and Live Streamed. Join Carlos Mata '91 s WSET Level 2 (Wine & Spirit Educational Test) and Chef Jim for a wine tasting. First 40 people at the event are guaranteed a seat.
6:30 - 7:30PM Class of 2020 Celebration
Baystate Conference Room. Come back to campus to celebrate and reconnect with classmates.
6:30 - 9:00pm Beers With The Admiral
Tent on Brick Plaza. All alumni are invited to join Admiral McDonald '85 to kick off the weekend with a special-invitation to those celebrating their 5th-45th reunion. Beer glass and hors d'oeuvres included in the registration fee. Cash bar (beer and wine only).

 

8:00AM - 7:00PM

Bookstore Open
Kurz Hall. Stock up on the newest MMA gear and wear your Buccaneer blue and gold!

8:30AM - 1:00PM

Registration and Check-in
Flanagan Hall.

9:00AM - 12:30PM

Tailgating
Reunion Classes that reserve space prior to August 1st will be guaranteed a spot to tailgate. Only one car per class will be allowed in the tailgating area. The Admiral has asked that tailgating close at 12:30 to cheer the Bucs to victory from the stands.

9:00AM

Alumni Association Annual Meeting
Flanagan Lecture Hall. Open to all dues paying members

10:00AM - 3:00PM

Ship Bridge Simulator Open
ABS, 3rd floor. Simulator tours will start on the half hour.

10:00AM - 3:00PM

T.S. Kennedy Open for Tours
Tours will start on the half hour.

10:15AM - 10:45AM

Memorial Service
Merchant Marine Memorial. Join us as we remember all those we lost this past year with special recognition of all those lost in the Class of 1971.

11:00AM - 12:30PM

Bloody Mary Brunch
Maritime Park. Hosted by the Alumni Association.

11:00AM - 11:45AM

Career Services Information session: Getting Your Company Involved in Co-ops/Internships
IMBU Center, Kurz and Live Streamed.

11:00AM - 3:00PM

Campus Tours
Flanagan Hall, Novakoff Welcome Center. Tours on the half hour.

11:00AM - 3:00PM

Aquaculture Lab Open for Tours
Aquaculture lab. Tours will start on the half hour.

11:00AM - 3:00PM

Clean Harbors Emergency Management Training Center Tour
Harrington 1st floor. Tours will start on the half hour.

11:00AM - 2:30PM

MMA Bazaar
Brick Plaza. Check out what cadet groups and the MMAPA are selling and stock up on more Buc gear.

12:30PM

Muster for March-on
Reunion classes gather on Academy Drive. March on to the athletic field and proceed to stands to cheer Buc Soccer to victory.

12:30 - 3:00PM

Chartwells Beer and Food Tent
Behind the bleachers.

1:00PM

Buccaneer Women's Soccer vs. MCLA

2:00 - 4:00PM

Tug Simulator Open
Bresnahan Hall, 2nd floor. Simulator tours will start on the half hour.

3:30 - 4:30PM

 

 

6:00PM

Alumni Lacrosse Game
Clean Harbors Stadium. All players are required to register prior to Homecoming and Reunion Weekend.

 

Class of 1976 Reunion Dinner  Baystate Conference Room. Join your classmates to celebrate your 45th reunion, share sea stories, and reconnect. (Cash bar, beer and wine only)

4:00 - 7:00PM

Homecoming and Reunion Celebration
Tent on Brick Plaza. All alumni are invited to celebrate the weekend with hors d'oeuvres, dinner, and dessert included in the fee for the weekend (cash bar: beer and wine only). Special recognition for the Class of 1970 and 1971 will be part of this celebration.

7:00PM

Alumni/Cadet Game Night
Admiral's Hall and via Zoom. SGA is partnering with us for a trivia night to bring alumni and cadets together. Come prepared with your knowledge about movies, music, and Mass Maritime.

 

8:00AM 3:00PM Bookstore Open
Kurz Hall. Stock up on the newest MMA gear and wear your Buccaneer blue and gold!
10:00AM - 12:30PM Brunch
Mess Deck. Get your classmates together for one last event for the weekend. Brunch is $9 per person and is to be paid at the door.
10:00AM Recognition Ceremony
Clean Harbors Stadium. Join our fellow alumni and the family, and friends of the Class of 2025 to officially recognize them as 4/C cadets.