Class of 1962 50-Year Reunion

archway169NUI Galway, Saturday April 21st, 2012

The Class of 1962 50-Year Reunion Celebration will take place in Galway on Saturday 21st of April, 2012.

The programme will include a reception in the Quadrangle, featuring a photo exhibition from the early sixties, this will be followed by a guided tour of the campus. Later that evening there will be a Reunion Dinner in the Meyrick Hotel, Eyre Square (formerly The Great Southern).

Tickets (€40) are available from the Alumni Office, NUI Galway or by contacting Máire Aherne at 091-492721 or by email at

Online bookings by credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) can be made here

You can download a paper booking form here

Programme of Events

Saturday April 21st, 2012
2:30pm  Reception in Quadrangle, NUI Galway, with refreshments and Cumann Caoga Bliain photo exhibition
3:30pm Bus Tour of NUI Galway Campus. The tour bus will return to Quadrangle to facilitate anyone who has parked there. The bus will then continue on to the Meyrick Hotel (Great Southern) in Eyre Square
 Group photo taken in The Meyrick Hotel (Great Southern)

Address by Alumni Association Chairperson, Ms Sandra Butler. Address by NUI Galway President, Dr James J Browne and presentation of Cumann Caoga Bliain commemorative certificates

7:15pm  “1962 … Those were the Days”
7:30pm  Dinner is served
Sunday April 22nd, 2012
 1:00pm  Remembrance Mass, Chapel of St Columbanus, NUI Galway


Accommodation in Galway

Meyrick Hotel, Eyre Square, Galway (formerly the Great Southern)

€150 B&B for twin/double occupancy  €125 B&B for single occupancy

To avail of this discounted rate, please quote NUI Galway 50 Year Reunion when making your booking.

Phone: +353 (0)91 564041   Web:

For details on alternative accommodation in Galway please contact Galway Tourist Office on +353 (0)91 537700 or visit


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