Join us for Reunion 2017: May 5 & 6

Below you’ll find more information about the events happening on- and off-campus at this year’s reunion. More class-specific Saturday events will be added in the coming weeks so be sure to keep an eye on this page as well as the Beaver Alumni Facebook. Contact Katie Shore at or 617-738-2749 with any questions.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: Friday, May 5, 2017

On-campus events

GOLDEN GRADUATE EVENTS (Class of 1967 and earlier)

  • 11:00 a.m. Registration opens
  • 11:00 a.m. Golden Graduates class photos
  • 11:30 a.m. 50th Reunion class photo
  • 12:00 p.m. Golden Graduates luncheon honoring the 50th Reunion class, featuring Performing Arts Department Head Tina Farrell
  • 1:30 p.m. Learn about coding from Beaver students and faculty
  • 2:30 p.m. Tours & tea
  • 3:30 p.m. Explore campus and connect with classmates


  • 5:00 p.m. All Alumni reception (Note: this event is open to ALL alumni, regardless of graduation year)
    The Alumni Awards presentation begins promptly at 6:00 p.m.
  • 7:15 p.m. Class dinners on campus

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: Saturday, May 6, 2017

Class-specific off-campus events; RSVP information included below. This list will be updated regularly.

Class of 1967: 50th Reunion Gallery Luncheon

  • Where: Deedee Shattuck Gallery, 1 Partner’s Lane, Westport, MA
  • When: 12:00 p.m.

Class of 1972: 45th Reunion Dinner

  • Where: Carol Haffenreffer Abrahams’ home, 23 Temple Road, Wellesley, MA 02482
  • When: 6:30 p.m.

Refer to separate invitation for RSVP information.

Class of 1982: 35th Reunion Dinner

  • Where:Wendy Traynor’s home, 31 Alba Road, Wellesley, MA 02481
  • When: 6:30 p.m.

Refer to separate invitation for RSVP information.

Class of 1987: 30th Reunion Private Event

  • When: 7:00 p.m.

Contact Brian Gardiner at for additional information.

Class of 2012: 5th Reunion Celebration

  • Where: Highball Lounge, 90 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02108
  • When: 8:00 p.m.


Each year, Beaver presents awards to recognize and honor the outstanding accomplishments and service of our alumni. We are pleased to announce our 2017 Alumni Award recipients:

Chris Jones ’87
Head of Creative Technology at Facebook



Eric Andrew ’00
President and Founder of



Thilo Henkes ’87
Managing Director & Partner at L.E.K. Consulting
Board Member, Beaver Country Day School


Kathleen Drohan ’84
Creator and Director of the of the WQXR Musical Instrument Drive



Celebrate all these outstanding recipients during Reunion 2017 at the All Alumni Reception, Friday, May 5 at 5:00 p.m. All alumni are invited, regardless of grad year. Click here to read more about the recipients and the awards.


  • Class of 1957, 60th Reunion Committee: Judy Anderson, Sue Newbury
  • Class of 1962, 55th Reunion Committee: Jo Drummond
  • Class of 1967, 50th Reunion Committee: Susan Beale Edson, Holly Benedict Holmes, Carol Fanger Bell, Jackie Hall Fesler, Muffin Harvi Soehring, Suzanne Kohn Modigliani, Zeldy Lyman, Janie Morse, Betsy Neer, Dedee Russell Shattuck, Hedy Wermer, Liz Whitelaw Corner
  • Class of 1972, 45th Reunion Committee: Laura Brooks, Kit Cunningham, Amy Godine, Carol Haffenreffer Abrahams, Hannah Horne Lord, Betsy Monrad Schuman, Carol Spack
  • Class of 1977, 40th Reunion Committee: Andy Pool
  • Class of 1982, 35th Reunion Committee: Chris Cameron and Dan Miller
  • Class of 1987, 30th Reunion Committee: Jen Brandwein and Brian Gardiner
  • Class of 2007, 10th Reunion Committee: Graham Lloyd, JoJo Gutfarb
  • Class of 2012, 5th Reunion Committee: Carli Jaff


  • Update your contact information and/or submit a class note here.
  • See photos and highlights from last year’s reunion here.