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Mountain Day Zane Cochran

2011

A timeless (and growing) tradition! imes may change, but Mountain Day never gets stale! The 97th new record for attendance with an estimated 7,500 alumni, students, faculty/staff, parents and friends swarming the slopes of

Alan St orey

observance of Berry’s one-of-a-kind homecoming celebration set a

Lavender Mountain for the Saturday afternoon picnic and Grand March. The fun continued as day turned to night with 373 attending the Mega Reunion at Oak Hill and 2,400 turning out for the Marthapalooza student carnival in the Clara Bowl. In addition to the huge crowds in attendance at various events, nearly 550 accessed the Virtual Mountain Day website from Sept. 26 to Oct. 2, enhancing their on-site experience (or tuning in from afar) thanks to a live chat function and streaming video of the approximately 900 students who took part in the Grand March. More coverage of Mountain Day 2011 – including photos and video – can be found at www.berry.edu/aroundberry/oct62011. Mark your calendars now for Mountain Day 2012 – Oct. 5-6 – which will include a Mega Reunion celebration for the college and academy classes of 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002 and 2007. 26

BERRY MAGAZINE • WINTER 2011-12

Profile for Berry College

Berry Magazine - Winter 2011-12  

Berry Magazine - Winter 2011-12

Berry Magazine - Winter 2011-12  

Berry Magazine - Winter 2011-12