1979 Championship Football Team 40th Reunion

Football Championships - 1978, 1979, 1980

The University of Dubuque Office of Alumni Engagement invites you to join us as we celebrate the 40th Reunion of the 1979 Championship Football Team! 

Friday, September 20, 2019

Golf - 11:00 a.m.
Bunker Hill | 2200 Bunker Hill Rd, Dubuque, IA 52001
Cost is approximately $35 per person and can be paid upon arrival.
Questions? Contact Mike Masters at 712.299.2144

Welcome Reception – 8:00 p.m.
Best Western Plus Dubuque Hotel | Mississippi Room C &D | 3100 Dodge St, Dubuque, IA 52003
Cash bar will be available. Food may be ordered individually from the restaurant if desired.

Saturday, September 21, 2019 

Reunion Celebration – 2:00-6:00 p.m.
Mercer Birmingham Hall Tent, near Chalmers Field | University of Dubuque
2:00 p.m. | Check-In
2:30 p.m. | Program and University Remarks
3:00 p.m. | Tailgate Meal 

Athletic Hall of Fame Ceremony – 4:00 p.m.
Babka Black Box Theatre, Heritage Center | University of Dubuque
Teammate Rick Wallace (C’81) will be inducted into the Hall of Fame.

UD vs. Simpson Football Game – 6:00 p.m.
Chalmers Field | University of Dubuque 

We hope that you are able to join us for one or all of these exciting events as we reconnect and reminisce.

Invites will be mailed to the players from the 1978-80 teams. To RSVP, please complete the enclosed RSVP card and return using the envelope provided.  
You can also RSVP directly to the Office of Alumni Engagement by calling 563.589.3112

Hotel Accomodations

Hotel accommodations have been arranged at Best Western Plus Dubuque Hotel.Be sure to mention UD Football Reunion when making your reservation to receive the special alumni pricing. Free breakfast buffet included with reservation at Old Chicago restaurant. Special pricing ends on August 19. Limited rooms available, so make your reservation now!

Phone: 563.557.8000 | Website: www.bestwesterniowa.com
3100 Dodge St, Dubuque, IA 52003

Phone: 563.589.3112

Please direct any questions to Katie Kraus, Director for Alumni Engagement, at 563.589.3161 or KKraus@dbq.edu