Class of 1982

Welcome to the Class of 1982 40th Reunion web page! Here you will find all of the resources you need to make the most of this exciting milestone. 

Every five years, your class converges on Homewood to meet with old friends, enjoy good food, revel in social, cultural and academic events, and — for better or for worse — relive college memories.

Wasn’t college great? Come back to Homewood and do it all over again and celebrate your 40th Reunion!


Class Party: 40th Reunion:
We look forward to welcoming you back to campus to celebrate your reunion during Alumni Weekend 2022! Stay tuned for more information. 


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: 
Every gift you make shows the solidarity of our community in this challenging moment and will continue to solidify our standing as a top ten institution. It empowers our students and faculty to become the best leaders, researchers, innovators, and change agents they can be. Make a gift in honor of your reunion today!



President & VP: Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush 
Popular Films: ET: The Extra-Terrestrial, Rocky 3, An Officer and a Gentleman, Porky’s, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Poltergeist, Chariots of Fire
Cost of: Gas ($1.22), Bread ($0.53), Milk ($1.17), Car ($9,903), House ($69,300) 
Average Income: $23,430
US Population:  231.7 Million
Popular Songs: “Physical” by Olivia Newton-John, “Eye of the Tiger” by Survivor, “I Love Rock ‘n Roll” by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, “Ebony and Ivory” by Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder, “Centerfold” by The J. Geils Band, “Don’t You Want Me” by The Human League, “Jack & Diane” by John Cougar 
Popular TV Shows: “Bosom Buddies”, “Barney Miller”, “The Incredible Hulk”, “WKRP in Cincinnati”, “Mork & Mindy”
Baby Names: Jennifer, Jessica, Amanda, Sarah, Melissa, Michael, Christopher, Matthew, Jason, David  
Sports: The San Francisco 49ers were the Super Bowl champs, the St. Louis Cardinals won the World Series, and the New York Islanders clinched the Stanley Cup
Other Notable Events: Michael Jackson’s groundbreaking album “Thriller” was released during November, the first episode of Late Night with David Letterman debuted on NBC, Disney World EPCOT opened  ​​​​​​​

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




40th Reunion Donor Goal


There are a number of ways to make a tax-deductible gift or pledge to Johns Hopkins - online, by phone, or by registered mail.

Contact or
1-800-JHU-JHU1 / 410-516-5185.