Reunion 2011 - Friday and Saturday, October 14th & 15th

Reunion 2011 - Friday and Saturday, October 14th & 15th


Reunion weekend is just around the corner! We’re very excited to welcome you back to NEC this fall, while our campus is alive with energy and bursting with music from our students and faculty.

Whether you're celebrating a milestone anniversary or you live in the area, we hope you'll return to campus October 14th and 15th and join in the celebration...
because particularly good measures are worth repeating.



















Reunion Schedule & Online Registration

Find a detailed list of events, times and locations on the Reunion Schedule page. With the exception of seated meals, all reunion events are complimentary!

Once you've selected your itinerary, please register online to help us best accommodate you and your guests during your visit to campus.


2011 Award Recipients

This year, the Alumni Association will present awards to six alumni. Click on the images below to read biographical information on this year's award recipients or select "2011 Award Recipients" from the menu on the left.

John Heiss bio Marvin Gilmore, Jr. bio Ernest Triplett, Jr. bio James Maddalena bio Bill Cantos bio Amanda Forsythe bio





Special Honors

John Moriarty '52, '92 Hon., Piano PerformanceNEC's Opera Department will honor longtime faculty member and former Outstanding Alumni Award recipient, John Moriarty '52, '92 Hon. (Piano Performance) with a concert on Friday evening in Jordan Hall.






John Moriarty (Click on the image to go to the slideshow.)John Heiss (Click on the image to go to the slideshow.)












Check out images from NEC's Archives highlighting beloved NEC faculty members: Outstanding Alumni Award Recipient (1982) John Moriarty '52, '92 Hon., and this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, John Heiss.

Many thanks to NEC Archivist and Records Manager, Maryalice Perrin-Mohr for compiling this slideshow!

(For captions describing the images, move your cursor to display the slideshow controls and click the "show info" option in the upper-right corner of the slideshow.)


Class Notes

This year, the classes of 1931, 1936, 1941, 1946, 1951, 1956, 1961, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, and 2006 are celebrating milestone reunions. Visit these class pages (and others) to see what classmates have been up to and read about how to submit your own news. You can also help us locate lost classmates.

Alumni Directory

Log into NEC's Alumni Directory online to find your classmates, update your own contact information and manage your profile preferences. To obtain your password or for help logging in, email the directory help desk:

In your message, please include your full name, address and year of graduation. Your identification number will be sent to you within two working days.


Become a fan of NEC's Alumni Association on Facebook and continue the conversation, share photos and comments, and send us your feedback. You can find us at:


Alumni Awards Luncheon, Reunion 2010Reunion 2010 Photos

Have an encore look at Reunion activities from last year's celebration in this online slideshow.






Colonnade Hotel, BostonOctober is an extremely busy time in Boston for conferences, homecomings and reunions! If you are traveling from out-of-town and will need accommodations for Reunion, please consider making your lodging arrangements early as some hotels are already booked.

The Colonnade Hotel (from $229/night)
120 Huntington Avenue,
Boston, MA (map)

A limited number of rooms have been reserved at a discounted group rate. Please reference "NEC Reunion" when making your reservations. Reservations must be made before 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 15, 2011 to take advantage of this rate.

More accommodations in Boston...


Contact the Office of Alumni Relations. |
(617) 585-1175.

Please check back here for Reunion updates as they become available.