Alumni, parents, and friends of Carthage had the opportunity to meet President Swallow at special events around the country in Fall 2017.
Kenosha Event — Aug. 10, 2017
Carthage alumni, parents, faculty, staff, and friends of the College gathered at a reception welcoming President Swallow and his wife, Cameron, to Carthage. The event was held at the Civil War Museum, 5400 First Ave., Kenosha.
Downtown Chicago — Aug. 17, 2017
Carthage alumni, parents, and friends attended a luncheon with President Swallow, hosted by Carthage Trustee David Wiers ’98, at The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago.
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois — Aug. 17, 2017
Carthage alumni, parents, and friends attended a reception and program welcoming President Swallow at Ditka’s, 2 Mid America Plaza in Oakbrook Terrace.
Minneapolis — Aug. 25, 2017
Carthage alumni, parents, and friends attended a reception and program welcoming President Swallow, hosted by Carthage Trustee Dennis Monroe ’74, at Lela and the Sheraton Bloomington Hotel in Bloomington, Minnesota.
Carthage, Illinois — Oct. 21-22, 2017
On Saturday, Oct. 20, the public was invited to join President Swallow and his wife, Cameron, for a reception and performance by the Carthage Wind Orchestra. The reception and concert were held at the Legacy Theater, 1160 Buchanan St. in Carthage, Illinois. On Sunday, Oct. 22, President Swallow participated in a worship service and presentation at Trinity Lutheran Church, 709 Main St., in Carthage, Illinois. He was joined by the Rev. Kara Baylor, campus pastor at Carthage.
Southern California — Oct. 25, 2017
Carthage Trustee Jeff Hamar ’80 hosted a reception and dinner at the Shade Hotel, 1221 N. Valley Dr., in Manhattan Beach, California.
Phoenix — Oct. 26, 2017
Carthage Trustee Jeff Hamar ’80 hosted a reception and dinner at the Lincoln Restaurant located in the JW Marriott Camelback Inn, 5402 East Lincoln Dr., in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Washington, D.C. — Nov. 9, 2017
Alumni and friends were invited to a dinner and program welcoming President Swallow at Blackwall Hitch, 5 Cameron Street, Alexandria, Virginia.