Reunion Celebrates Alumni and Faculty

Alumni Award of Merit

Raymond W. Vickers OPC '61 was recognized with the Alumni Award of Merit in a formal presentation May 6, 2011, that was a highlight of Penn Charter's 2011 Alumni Weekend.

Vickers (shown top left) captivated the crowd gathered in the Kurtz Center for the Performing Arts with a poignant speech in which he told the story of how he came to be a PC student and thanked the man, Bob Levy OPC '48, who brought him here.

Gummere Teacher Award

Charles Brown received the Gummere Teacher Award in recognition of "outstanding scholarship, teaching and character." Brown (top, second from left) was praised in a tribute by former student Michael McKenna OPC '02.

Honorary 1689

Chris Christoph and Robert Gordon (top, third and fourth from left) each received an Honorary 1689 degree in recognition of their extraordinary commitment to the school. They were celebrated in tributes by former students Margaux Genovese Pelegrin OPC '99 and Larry Fliegelman OPC ’88.