Golden Jay Class of 1963

Welcome, Golden Jay Class of 1963,
to your Reunion information page!

Here, you'll find everything you need to know about your 60th class reunion, taking place during Alumni Weekend 2023, April 14 - 16.

Every five years, your class comes back home to the Homewood campus to meet with old friends, enjoy good food, revel in social, cultural and academic events, and make new memories. Come back to Baltimore April 14 - 16, 2023 and celebrate this milestone with us!

Alumni Weekend 2023 Events

Saturday, April 15, 2023

Homecoming Crab Cake Lunch: Classes 1948 – 1963 
11:30am – 1:30pm ET
Gertrude's Restaurant in the Baltimore Museum of Art
See Who's Coming!


Reunion Committee

Interested in getting involved with your reunion committee? We would love to have you! Please email and we will connect you with the staff liaisons who are working with your class.

Class Gift

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Your gift empowers our students, faculty, staff, and fellow alumni to become the best leaders, researchers, innovators, and change agents they can be. Make a gift in honor of your class reunion today! 

1963 - What a year to remember!

President & VP: John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson 
Popular Films: It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World, From Russia with Love, The Great Escape, The Birds, Charade, Hud, 8 ½, The Pink Panther, Contempt, The Haunting 
Cost of: Gas ($0.30), Bread ($0.22), Milk ($0.36), Car ($3,000), House ($18,000)  
Average Income: $6,200 
US Population:  189.2 Million 
Popular Songs: “Surfin’ U.S.A” by The Beach Boys, “The End of the World” by Skeeter Davis, “The Rhythm of the Rain” by The Cascades, “He’s So Fine” by The Chiffons, “Blue Velvet” by Bobby Vinton, “Hey Paula” by Paul & Paula, “Fingertips” by Little Stevie Wonder  
Popular TV Shows: “The Beverly Hillbillies”, “Bonanza”, “The Dick Van Dyke Show”, “Petticoat Junction”, “The Andy Griffith Show”, “The Lucy Show” 
Baby Names: Lisa, Mary, Susan, Karen, Linda, Michael, John, David, James, Robert   
Sports: The Chicago Bears were the Super Bowl champs, the Los Angeles Dodgers won the World Series, and the Toronto Maple Leafs clinched the Stanley Cup 
Other Notable Events: President Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered in “I Have a Dream” speech as 200,000 people marched on Washington in support of civil rights, the U.S., the Sovient Union, and Britain signed a nuclear test ban treaty, Pope John XXIII died, and Cardinal Montini becomes elected Pope, taking on the name Pope Paul VI 

Got Questions?

We’ve got answers. We want to make attending Alumni Weekend 2023, April 14 - 16 as easy as possible. Let us know if you have any questions. Send an email to or call 410-516-5185.



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