Yeager Alumni Reunion

Save the Date!

An all-class, comprehensive reunion is being planned for Yeager Scholar alumni on Oct. 14-15, 2022, at Marshall University!

Check out details below and check back often for updates.

Want to help with the plans? Contact Cara Bailey at to learn ways you can help.

Help us make this an unforgettable weekend — RSVP for the reunion today.



Friday, Oct. 14, 2022

  • Check-in & Campus Tours
  • Society of Yeager Scholars Gala, 6:30 p.m., Memorial Student Center

Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022

  • Brunch
  • Trivia
  • Campus Tours (if needed)
  • Video Testimonials
  • Learn more about ways to help Marshall University recruit and mentor students!
  • Chilifest downtown
  • Marshall Men’s Soccer versus Old Dominion


The following hotels have blocks reserved for the Yeager reunion.

Hotel Address Price Per Night/Reservation Code Cut-Off
DoubleTree by Hilton Huntington 1001 3rd Ave, Huntington, WV 25701 $130/YSR Sept. 13, 2022
Delta by Marriott 800 3rd Ave, Huntington, WV 25701 $119 Sept. 29, 2022
Fairfield Inn and Suites 536 Kinetic Dr, Huntington, WV 25701 $104 Oct. 1, 2022


  • Can my family attend? Absolutely! We anticipate partners joining you for the gala, then families can join us for all programming on Saturday.
  • Can I use this as a recruitment visit for my children? 100%! Representatives from our Recruitment office will be on hand to answer any questions you or your children have, plus our current scholars will be available to give first-hand advice.
  • Is this only for alumni? Not at all. Current students, faculty, board members, and donors are welcome to attend.

Planning Committee

Yeager Scholars: Mike McCarthy (’91), Sharon Shaffer (’91), Laura Greer (’99), Alex Conley (’22), Olivia Lewis (’23), Bella Schrader (’24), Rafael Alfonso (’25)

Yeager Board Representatives: Tony Fenno, Martha Hill, Martha Woodward

Marshall Representatives: Cara Bailey, Ella Curry, Clark Davis

Quick Links

Contact Us

Society of Yeager Scholars
The Honors College
Marshall University
Old Main 230
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755-2170

Phone: 304-696-2474