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Golden Bear Alumni Weekend

We're celebrating our WVU Tech family and the fact that every Golden Bear is part of something bigger. Join us for the Nelson Distinguished Young Alumni Award reception, Athletic Hall of Fame Dinner, Alumni of the Year Dinner and more. Check out the full schedule at the link below. 

The deadline to purchase tickets is Friday, February 23.

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Alumni Weekend Schedule

event schedule

Friday, March 2

4 p.m.
Dr. Leonard C. Nelson Memorial Reception 
Location:  Carter Hall, 313 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV Campus Map 
Faculty, staff, students and alumni are invited to gather for a reception to honor the memory for Dr. Leonard C. Nelson. 

5:30 p.m.
Nelson Distinguished Young Alumni Reception
Location: Carter Hall, 313 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV Campus Map 
Alumni are invited to join Tech faculty, staff and coaches for an evening reception to kickoff Golden Bear Alumni Weekend and honor our first Nelson Distinguished Young Alumni awardee
Andrew Blatt, '12 .


Saturday, March 3

9 a.m.
Golden Bear Alumni Brunch & Campus Tour
Location: Bears Den, Robert C. Byrd Learning Resource Center, First Floor
512 S. Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV Campus Map           

5 p.m.
Reception sponsored by the Tech Golden Bear Alumni Association 
Location: Rotunda, The Resort at Glade Springs
255 Resort Dr, Daniels, WV 25832 Directions

6 p.m.
Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Dinner
Location: Glade Room, The Resort at Glade Springs
255 Resort Dr, Daniels, WV 25832 Directions

We'll honor the 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees Forest Mann, '60, Frank Spangler, Jr., '75, and Quinton Barnes, '96.

6:15 p.m.
Alumni of the Year Induction Dinner 
Location: Bright Ballroom, The Resort at Glade Springs
255 Resort Dr, Daniels, WV 25832 Directions

We'll honor the Leonard C. Nelson College of Engineering and Sciences awardee Mickey Reeves, '78, and the late Reverend Roy Gene Crist, '86, the inductee for the College of Business, Humanities and Social Sciences.