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Reunion Registration Postponed

Due to the circumstances surrounding COVID-19, we have postponed the opening of reunion registration.

We are monitoring information from local health officials, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO), and will adapt our plans accordingly. As information becomes available, we will update this page.

We appreciate your patience as we navigate this challenging situation. If you have any questions, please contact the Cranbrook Schools Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations at alumni@cranbrook.edu

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Reunion Information

Join us June 5-6-7, 2020 when the classes of 1935, 1940, 1945, 1950, 1955, 1960, 1965, 1970, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, and 2015 will be celebrating major milestones. All alumni are invited to join us for a special weekend of activities.

If you are a member of a class celebrating a milestone reunion and want to find out more about class plans or get involved in planning, email alumni@cranbrook.edu. On Friday night there will be a cocktail hour on campus for all milestone classes, and Saturday will be an action-packed day including the traditional quadfest evening cocktail party.

We look forward to welcoming you back for a weekend of special events. Monitor the Reunion News section below,  as we will be adding information about special reunion events as it becomes available. Facebook users, please join the CK Alumni Association Facebook page to get reunion updates in your news feed. Hit the "like" button to ensure you see updates and news from the page. Invite your classmates to like the page so they will be up to the minute with alumni news as well!

Make sure your contact information is up to date by sending the latest to alumni@cranbrook.edu.

You can visit the alumni photo gallery to see pictures from the past reunions, and the alumni YouTube channel for video.

For more information, please contact Madison Sanders at the Alumni Office at (248) 645-3132 or email msanders@cranbrook.edu.

Reunion News

List of 2 news stories.

  • Toast our Retiring Faculty June 7-8-9

    Sending retiring faculty members on their way is one of the bittersweet gifts of reunion. This year, several longtime faculty members will be taking their leave. Performing arts director Sarkis Halajian will retire after 44 years at Cranbrook Schools. Alumni will have a special chance to bid him adieu at "Halajian's Jazz Cafe" at Kingswood Auditorium on Friday night from 7:30-9:30 p.m. There will be light refreshments and a cash bar available. Join fellow computer science and robotics alumni at the Cranbrook Library Reading Room between 4-5 p.m. on Saturday for a special gathering to honor Rich and Betsy Lamb. Rich has taught computer science at the schools since 1977, along with his wife Betsy Lamb who taught at the middle school and has been a pillar of the robotics program over the years. Share stories and memories of your days in the computer lab or in robotics competitions. Sharon Peacock retires this spring after serving as dean of girls since 2003. Celebrate Sharon's career at Cranbrook Schools at the Sunday brunch on the Quad from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For the detailed reunion 2019 schedule, visit the "downloads" section on this page. For information or to reserve a spot at any of these events email alumni@cranbrook.edu.
  • Wilderness Expedition 50 Celebration

    WE-50 is in the books, and CK sophomores have made it through another challenging adventure in the Smoky Mountains! At this year's reunion, gather with fellow alumni to celebrate this milestone. Memories and stories of Wilderness Expedition bind our alumni across the decades. Relive the experience! The WE-50 celebration will begin at 8pm on Saturday evening, following Quadfest in the Cranbrook Common Room (Tremain Common - down the hall from the Library). There will be light refreshments and a cash bar available. Reserve your spot or send a Wilderness Expedition memory to alumni@cranbrook.edu
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  • Reunion 2020 - preliminary schedule
    A draft of the weekend schedule for your planning purposes. There may be some minor tweaks or additions to this schedule as we get closer to the weekend.
  • Hotel List
    Suggested area hotels
  • Cab and Car Services
    For your convenience, we are providing information for those using ride-share services.
    • For pickup at the Cranbrook campus ask the driver to come to the 520 Lone Pine lot, which is the alumni courtyard just west of the dining hall lot. 
    • For Kingswood ask the driver to come in the main entrance from 39221 Woodward and take the first left into the Kingswood parking lot and follow left to the circle. Or use gps coordinates 42.572820, -83.243486
    Local Cab Companies:
    • Michigan Green Cars - (248) 714-0566

    Services to transport you and your car:

    • Designated Driver Services: (248) 978-1767 - $30 pickup fee, $3/mile, additional charges for wait time or extra drop-off stops.
    • Safe Way Home: (586) 563-7144