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  • Ovid Young Memorial Concert

    Sep 27, 2014 - 7:00 PM

    Saturday, September 27, 2014 
    7 p.m. 


    Honoring the artistic work of Dr. Ovid Young, whose career spanned 50-plus years and over 7,000 performances 


    Featuring soprano Shirley Close, a 1970 Olivet graduate and associate professor of voice at Florida State University; bass-baritone opera singer Robert Hale; Stephen Nielson — Dr. Young’s musical partner in the Nielson & Young piano duo for more than four decades — on piano; Olivet’s Orpheus Choir; ONU Orchestra; 240-voice Festival Choir; and artists playing the 125-rank Ruffatti pipe organ 
    No admission charge; all are welcome 
    For more information: 815-939-5258 or 


    Homecoming 2014

    Oct 30, 2014 - 8:00 AM


    Plan now to join your fellow alumni for this fun weekend.

    Reunion years include 2009, 2004, 1999, 1994, 1989, 1984, 1979, 1974, 1969, 1964, and Purple & Gold Grads (Anyone who graduated prior to 1963).  


    Click for a downloadable PDF. Download Schedule and Order Form 

    Click Here To Register  

    For questions or concerns regarding homecoming, please call Alumni Relations at 815-939-5258. 


    Future Homecoming dates: 

    2015: Thursday, November 5 through Sunday November 8
    2016: Thursday November 10 through Sunday November 13