Class of 1997

Welcome to the Class of 1997 25th 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 25th Reunion!

 

Class Party: 25th 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 reunion@jhu.edu 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!

 

1997 WAS A YEAR TO REMEMBER!

President & VP: Bill Clinton, Al Gore
Popular Films: Men in Black, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Liar Liar, Air Force One, Titanic, The Godfather
Cost of: Gas ($1.23), Bread ($0.87), Milk ($1.15), Car ($19,214), House ($146,500) 
Average Income: $37,005
US Population:  272.9 Million
Popular Songs: “Candle In the Wind” by Elton John, “Foolish Games/You Were Meant For Me” by Jewel, “I’ll Be Missing You” by Puff Daddy and Faith Evans, “Un-Break My Heart” by Toni Braxton, “Can’t Nobody Hold Me Down” by Puff Daddy 
Popular TV Shows: “Married with Children”, “Gargoyles”, “Wings”, “Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman”, “X-Men”
Baby Names: Emily, Jessica, Ashley, Sarah, Hannah, Michael, Jacob, Matthew, Christopher, Joshua  
Sports: The Green Bay Packers were the Super Bowl champs, the Florida Marlins won the World Series, and the Detroit Red Wings clinched the Stanley Cup 
Other Notable Events: The Roslin Institute revealed the first successfully cloned mammal, Dolly the Sheep, Princess Diana was killed in a car crash in Paris, France, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was published in the United Kingdom 
   

QUESTIONS?
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 reunion@jhu.edu or call 410-516-5185.

 

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25th Reunion Donor Goal

1997

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 reunion@jhu.edu or
1-800-JHU-JHU1 / 410-516-5185.