April 3, 2020

80th Anniversary Reunion Welcome Reception

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Join us for a casual Welcome Reception in the NROTC spaces of the PE building on the evening of Friday, April 3rd from 4:00pm – 7:00pm.

Don’t miss this first opportunity to catch up with classmates and acquaintances. Remember your time as a midshipman as you visit the Wardroom, the CO’s office and even the Computer Lab on the 3rd deck!

⦁ Wine, beer and soft drinks will be served, along with many “light bites.”
⦁ There is a $25 charge per person to attend the reception, and please indicate on your registration form if you plan to attend.
⦁ On-campus parking will cost $14 if driving to campus. It’s an easy walk across campus from the USC Hotel, if you are staying there.
⦁ Following the reception, dinner is on your own, there are several restaurants within walking distance.
⦁ Attire is California Casual (Slacks and collared shirt, sport coat optional).

Start: April 3, 2020 4:00 pm
End: April 3, 2020 4:00 pm
Venue: USC PE Building
3560 Watt Way, Los Angeles, CA, 90089, United States
Cost: $25 /person

April 4, 2020

80th Anniversary Reunion Campus Walking Tour

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Check out the many new (and old) buildings on the USC campus with this morning walking tour.

We will leave from the lobby of the USC Hotel at 9 am, with several midshipmen acting as tour guides.
If you haven’t been on campus for a while, there are lots of new sights to see, including the new USC Village!

Wear comfortable walking shoes!

Start: April 4, 2020 9:00 am
End: April 4, 2020 9:00 am
Venue: USC Hotel Lobby
3540 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90007, United States
Cost: Free

80th Anniversary Tour of California Science Center with Space Shuttle Tour

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Tour the California Science Center in nearby Exposition Park on Saturday, April 4th from 11:00am – 3:00pm
We will walk as a group from the USC Hotel to the Science Center and have lunch (on your own) in their cafeteria.

⦁ Group tickets cost is $3 per person.

The highlight will be a tour of the Space Shuttle “Endeavour” exhibit and a talk by one of our own USC NROTC grads – LtCol Carlos Noriega, USMC (Ret), Class of 1981. Carlos flew on 2 Shuttle missions, logging 461 hours in space, and 19 hours EVA on 3 space walks. He will share his experiences as an astronaut with us.

⦁ Wear comfortable shoes for walking!

Start: April 4, 2020 11:00 am
End: April 4, 2020 11:00 am
Venue: California Science Center
700 Exposition Park Dr, Los Angeles, CA, 90037, United States
Cost: $3 /person

80th Anniversary Banquet


Join your friends, classmates and current Midshipmen for the joint Midshipmen Spring Ball & 80th Anniversary Banquet at the USC Hotel Grand Ballroom on Saturday, April 4th from 5:00pm – 10:00pm.

Campus & USC Hotel parking will be available for $14. Cocktails will be available from the cash bar at 5:00 pm; the program and dinner will start at 6:00 pm.

As this is a military function, uniforms are encouraged and the dress for the banquet is as follows:

⦁ Navy: Active/Reserve/Retired – Dinner Dress White Jacket, Dinner Dress White or Dinner Dress Blue.
⦁ Marine Corps: Active/Reserve/Retired – Dress Blue Alpha for Company Grade and Mess Dress for field grade.
⦁ Civilians/Retirees (men): Tuxedo or Dark Suit & Tie (with miniature medals on both if desired)
⦁ Civilians/Retirees (ladies): Cocktail attire (with miniature medals if desired)


Complete the enclosed form and mail it along with a check to Bob Brockmeier at the address listed no later
than March 20th. Space is limited for the banquet, so book early!

Start: April 4, 2020 5:00 pm
End: April 4, 2020 5:00 pm
Venue: USC Hotel Grand Ballroom
3540 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90007, United States
Cost: See Registration Form