Class of 1988
Welcome, Class of 1988, to your Reunion information page!
Here, you'll find everything you need to know about your your 35th class reunion, taking place during Alumni Weekend 2023, April 14 - 16.
Every five years, your class comes back home to the Homewood campus to meet with old friends, enjoy good food, revel in social, cultural and academic events, and make new memories. Come back to Baltimore April 14 - 16, 2023 and celebrate this milestone with us!
Check back with us in January, when we'll open up registration (with a few surprises).
Interested in getting involved with your reunion committee? We would love to have you! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will connect you with the staff liaisons who are working with your class.
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1988 - What a year to remember!
President & VP: Ronald Reagan, George Bush
Popular Films: Die Hard, Dangerous Liaisons, Beetlejuice, They Live, Willow, Rain Man, Grave of the Fireflies, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Big, Mystic Pizza, Mississippi Burning
Cost of Gas: $0.90, Bread: $1.28, Milk: $2.00, Car: $7,222, House: $123,182
Average Income: $32,190
US Population: 244.5 Million
Popular Songs: “Faith” by George Michael, “Need You Tonight” by INXS, “Got My Mind Set on You” by George Harrison, “Never Gonna Give You Up” by Rick Astley, “Sweet Child o’ Mine” by Guns N’ Roses, “So Emotional” by Whitney Houston, “Heaven Is a Place on Earth” by Belinda Carlisle
Popular TV Shows: “The Cosby Show”, “Roseanne”, “A Different World”, “Cheers”, “60 Minutes”, “The Golden Girls”, “Who’s the Boss?”, “Murder, She Wrote”
Baby Names: Jessica, Ashley, Amanda, Sarah, Jennifer, Michael, Christopher, Matthew, Joshua, Andrew
Sports: The Washington Commanders were the Super Bowl champs, the Los Angeles Dodgers won the World Series, and the Edmonton Oilers clinched the Stanley Cup, the 1988 Summer Olympics was held in Seoul, South Korea, the 1988 Winter Olympics were held in Calgary, Canada
Other Notable Events: The U.S. Senate ratified the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty between the United States and the Soviet Union, the Soviet Red Army withdrew from Afghanistan, the original Globe Theatre was uncovered by archaeologists in London, Stephen Hawking published A Brief History of Time, 1988 was a leap year
We’ve got answers. We want to make attending Alumni Weekend 2023, April 14 - 16 as easy as possible. Let us know if you have any questions. Send an email to email@example.com or call 410-516-5185.