Homecoming & Family Weekend 2021
 

Homecoming & Family Weekend 2021

Schedule of Events

Thursday
Oct
21
Friday
Oct
22
Saturday
Oct
23
Sunday
Oct
24
All
Alumni
Class of 2020
Families
Students
Featured Event
Virtual
African American Alumni Association
Athletics
Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association
College of Arts and Sciences
First-year Experience and Family Programs
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Mandel School of Applied Social Science
Parents Leadership Council
School of Dental Medicine
School of Law
School of Medicine
The Alumni Association
Weatherhead School of Management

Kelvin Smith Library Exhibit: Presidential Inauguration

Thursday, October 21 - Sunday, October 24 | Kelvin Smith Library

Sponsored by: Kelvin Smith Library

Audience:All


The exhibit, Presidential Inauguration, features invitations, programs, and photographs, representing the University’s past presidential inaugurations (1831-2007) from the University Archives.

This exhibit is in celebration of CWRU’s new president Eric W. Kaler and is on view until November 30, 2021 in the exhibit cases on the first floor of Kelvin Smith Library (KSL). The public is welcome to access KSL upon presenting a government issued ID.

Visitor and Alumni Access Hours
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: noon - 10 p.m.

Dean’s Graduate Studies Distinguished Lecture - LIVESTREAM

Thursday, October 21, 1p.m. - 2p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


Performance Nutrition: Pioneering to Possibilities

Please join Graduate Studies Alumna, Dr. Susan Kleiner, PhD, RD, FACN, CNS, FISSN and owner of High Performance Nutrition LLC a consulting firm in Mercer Island, Washington. Dr. Kleiner will share experience in the Nutrition Department at Case Western Reserve University, the evolution of the field and the possibilities and opportunities for the future. Dr. Kleiner has consulted with many professional teams and team members, including the Seattle Storm, Seattle Reign, Seattle Seahawks, Seattle Mariners, Seattle Thunderbirds and Seattle Supersonics, the Cleveland Browns and Cleveland Cavaliers, the Miami Heat, Olympians and elite athletes in countless sports. Dr. Kleiner has authored eight books, including the bestseller The New Power Eating, The Good Mood Diet®, and The POWERFOOD Nutrition Plan.

Dean’s Graduate Studies Distinguished Lecture - IN PERSON

Thursday, October 21, 1p.m. - 2:30p.m. EST | Richard F. Celeste Biomedical Research Building, Frohring Auditorium, 1st Floor, Room, BRB 105

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


Performance Nutrition: Pioneering to Possibilities

Please join Graduate Studies Alumna, Dr. Susan Kleiner, PhD, RD, FACN, CNS, FISSN and owner of High Performance Nutrition LLC a consulting firm in Mercer Island, Washington. Dr. Kleiner will share experience in the Nutrition Department at Case Western Reserve University, the evolution of the field and the possibilities and opportunities for the future. Dr. Kleiner has consulted with many professional teams and team members, including the Seattle Storm, Seattle Reign, Seattle Seahawks, Seattle Mariners, Seattle Thunderbirds and Seattle Supersonics, the Cleveland Browns and Cleveland Cavaliers, the Miami Heat, Olympians and elite athletes in countless sports. Dr. Kleiner has authored eight books, including the bestseller The New Power Eating, The Good Mood Diet®, and The POWERFOOD Nutrition Plan.

Fall Speed Mentoring Dinner

Thursday, October 21, 6p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


Mix, mingle and mentor current 2nd year medical students while enjoying a healthy dinner.

More details to come as you register.

CWRU Parents Social

Thursday, October 21, 7p.m. - 9p.m. EST | Jolly Scholar (Thwing)

Sponsored by: Parents Leadership Council

Audience:Families Host:Parents Leadership Council


Meet some of the families from the Parents Leadership Council and the unofficial CWRU Parents Chat Facebook group. Enjoy a beverage at one of the favorite student spots on campus and make some new friends.

Grand Rounds, 75th Anniversary Psychiatry Department - IN PERSON

Friday, October 22, 8a.m. - 9a.m. EST | Mandel Conference Suite

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


Please join Dr. Robert Ronis, the Douglas Danford Bond Professor and Chairman, to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Department of Psychiatry and learn how the various shifts and changes in leadership and focus have paralleled developments in the field. Dr. Ronis will share reflections from various departmental and school alumni who have lived through those changes as well as highlights of the department’s recent advances, offering thoughts about the near future of psychiatry, the department and the academic medical center.

Grand Rounds, 75th Anniversary Psychiatry Department - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 8a.m. - 9a.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Event Type:Virtual Host:School of Medicine


Please join Dr. Robert Ronis, the Douglas Danford Bond Professor and Chairman, to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Department of Psychiatry and learn how the various shifts and changes in leadership and focus have paralleled developments in the field. Dr. Ronis will share reflections from various departmental and school alumni who have lived through those changes as well as highlights of the department’s recent advances, offering thoughts about the near future of psychiatry, the department and the academic medical center.

Morning Snack: Wake-Up Mix & Mingle for MD Students & Alumni

Friday, October 22, 9a.m. - 10a.m. EST |

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


Enjoy a healthy snack while waiting for alumni to gather in the health education campus for the Dean's lecture to start.

SAGES Coffee Break - IN PERSON (new location!)

Friday, October 22, 9a.m. - 10a.m. EST | Linsalata Alumni Center

Sponsored by: First Year Experience and Family Programs

Audience:Families Host:First-year Experience and Family Programs


Note: this event has been moved back to an in-person format

Start your morning by meeting the faculty members who coordinate the SAGES (Seminar Approach to General Education and Scholarship) courses and learn more about the Case Western Reserve University approach to a common curriculum.Led by Dr. Peter Whiting, Director, SAGES, and Associate Dean, College of Arts and SciencesDr. Michael Householder, Associate Director of SAGES and Assistant Dean, College of Arts and SciencesDr. Whiting and Dr. Householder will share information regarding our excellent SAGES (Seminar Approach to General Education and Scholarship) program with the audience and then allow for questions.

VIRTUAL Gaming Arcade - Let the games begin

Friday, October 22 - Sunday, October 24 | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association | Case School of Engineering

Audience:All Audience:Families Event Type:Virtual Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


Play original video games developed by CWRU students in the Kevin Kranzusch Gaming, Simulation, and Visualization Lab over the past 5 years.

When the link goes live on Friday, October 22nd you have access to the Case Gaming Library, curated by the CWRU ESports team.

Coffee and Chat with Dean Venkataramanan "Ragu" Balakrishnan - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 10a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association | Case School of Engineering

Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


The Case School of Engineering is attracting students in record numbers and the credentials of its undergraduate class underscore that these are among the best and brightest future engineers. Join Dean Balakrishnan as he shares the state of the school and responds to your questions.

Coffee and Chat with Dean Venkataramanan "Ragu" Balakrishnan - OLD

Friday, October 22, 10a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association | Case School of Engineering

Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


The Case School of Engineering is attracting students in record numbers and the credentials of its undergraduate class underscore that these are among the best and brightest future engineers. Join Dean Balakrishnan as he shares the state of the school and responds to your questions.

Future Trends in Healthcare - IN PERSON

Friday, October 22, 10a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Peter B. Lewis Building, Room 202

Sponsored by: Weatherhead External Relations

Audience:Families Host:Weatherhead School of Management


Sign up here if you intend to attend in person.

Presented by World-renowned Peter Pronovost, MD, PhD, FCCM

Future Trends in Healthcare - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 10a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Weatherhead External Relations

Audience:Families Event Type:Virtual Host:Weatherhead School of Management


Sign up here if you intend attend the livestream remotely.

Hear from world-renowned expert in the field Peter Pronovost, MD, PhD, FCCM as he shares his thoughts on the future of Healthcare Management

State of the College of Arts and Sciences

Friday, October 22, 10a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Tinkham Veale University Center Senior Classroom

Sponsored by: College of Arts and Sciences

Audience:Families Host:College of Arts and Sciences


Join Dean Joy K. Ward for a conversation about CWRU's College of Arts and Sciences, the experience of today's students and notable accomplishments of our faculty. Dean Ward will offer reflections on what she learned in her first year as dean and an overview on some of her top priorities.

Celebrating Our Academic Societies - IN PERSON

Friday, October 22, 10a.m. - 11:30a.m. EST | Mandel Conference Suite

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


Join Interim Dean Stanton L. Gerson, MD, as we honor the namesakes of our Academic Societies and hear from today's faculty who best emulate the inspiring qualities of these innovators in clinical care, medical research and education. Featured speakers include double-alumna Julie Gerberding, MD, MPH, for whom our most recent academic society has been named.

Celebrating Our Academic Societies - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 10a.m. - 11:30a.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Event Type:Virtual Host:School of Medicine


Join Interim Dean Stanton L. Gerson, MD, as we honor the namesakes of our Academic Societies and hear from today's faculty who best emulate the inspiring qualities of these innovators in clinical care, medical research and education. Featured speakers include double-alumna Julie Gerberding, MD, MPH, for whom our most recent academic society has been named.

The Alumni Association of CWRU - Annual Meeting

Friday, October 22, 11a.m. - 11:30a.m. EST | Toepfer Room, Adelbert Hall

Sponsored by: The Alumni Association of CWRU

Host:The Alumni Association


At this meeting, new members of the Board of Directors of The Alumni Association are confirmed. This annual meeting of The Alumni Association also offers an opportunity for alumni to hear about current initiatives of The Alumni Association's Board of Directors on the ways to become involved.

CWRU Families Read: Book Discussion with Distinguished University Professor Dr. Thrity Umrigar

Friday, October 22, 11a.m. - 12p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: First Year Experience and Family Programs

Audience:Families Event Type:Virtual Host:First-year Experience and Family Programs


Join Dr. Thrity Umrigar for a virtual event discussing her book "Everybody's Son." Everybody’s Son is a novel about privilege and power and asks fundamental questions about the use and misuse of power. By telling the story of the wealthy David Coleman, the powerful political scion, and Anton, the black child he adopts, Umrigar confronts issues of race and class that bedevil our nation even today. Our conversation will focus on what responsibility writers have to grapple with social issues in their works and also about the issue of cultural appropriation, or whether a non-black writer can write about the black experience. Books can be purchased via Amazon.

Homecoming Luncheon

Friday, October 22, 11:30a.m. - 1:30p.m. EST | Tinkham Veale University Center, Kelvin & Eleanor Smith Foundation Ballroom (Room 234)

Sponsored by: The Alumni Association of CWRU

Event Type:Featured Event


At this annual event, President Eric Kaler will share the state of the university with alumni, parents, students and guests. Enjoy lunch and join us as we recognize the 2021 recipients of The Alumni Association Awards. Doors open at 11:30 a.m., remarks begin at noon.

Complimentary valet parking provided.

Tours of Larry Sears and Sally Zlotnick Sears think[box]

Friday, October 22, 1p.m. - 3p.m. EST | Richard Mixon Building enter through Veale Sports Complex

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association | Case School of Engineering

Audience:All Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


Tour the university's center of innovation and entrepreneurship, which houses floor-by-floor space to conceive, design, fabricate, market and realize ideas. Located in a seven-story 50,000-square-foot-facility, with six floors occupied and more under renovation, this project is the largest open-access innovation center at any university in the world. If you are unable to sign up for a tour during this time, please use the following link to schedule a tour during our regular open hours: http://thinkbox.case.edu/access/tours.

Golden Medallion Ceremony - IN PERSON

Friday, October 22, 2p.m. - 3p.m. EST |

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Audience:Alumni Host:School of Medicine


Enjoy tea and refreshments as we celebrate all alumni who graduated in, or prior to, 1970, 1971 in honor of their 50-plus years of service as doctors. Alumni will be pinned with their anniversary medallions by members of the School of Medicine Class of 2024 and 2025.

Golden Medallion Ceremony - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 2p.m. - 3p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Audience:Alumni Host:School of Medicine


Enjoy tea and refreshments as we celebrate all alumni who graduated in, or prior to, 1970 and 71 in honor of their 50-plus years of service as doctors. Alumni will be pinned with their anniversary medallions by members of the School of Medicine Class of 2025

Maltz Performing Arts Center Tour

Friday, October 22, 2p.m. - 3p.m. EST | Maltz Performing Arts Center

Sponsored by: College of Arts and Sciences

Audience:Families Host:College of Arts and Sciences


Visit the new home of the performing arts at CWRU, the Maltz Performing Arts Center at the Temple Tifereth Israel. Learn what makes this state of the art venue unique including tours of the breathtaking Silver Hall and recently opened Phase II.

Building Connections with your Student - VIRTUAL

Friday, October 22, 2p.m. - 3:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: First Year Experience and Family Programs

Audience:Families Event Type:Virtual Host:First-year Experience and Family Programs


Please note this event has been moved to a virtual format

Join upper-class students in discussion on how to make better connections with your student and they transition during their first year. The audience will have a chance to ask questions of the student panel.

FPB Alumni Association Board and Community Meeting | State of the School by Dean Musil - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 2p.m. - 3:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Association

Event Type:Virtual Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


All alumni are encouraged to join us for the FPB Alumni Association public meeting. Help make the Alumni Association all you want it to be! The Board of Directors will be giving an update of their work over the last year and will be asking for alumni input and feedback. Dean Carol Musil will be addressing the alumni body and sharing a school update.

FPB Alumni Association Board and Community Meeting | State of the School by Dean Musil - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 2p.m. - 3:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: FPB Alumni Association

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


All alumni are encouraged to join us for the FPB Alumni Association public meeting. Help make the Alumni Association all you want it to be! The Board of Directors will be giving an update of their work over the last year and will be asking for alumni input and feedback. Dean Carol Musil will be addressing the alumni body and sharing a school update.

College of Arts and Sciences Student Experience Panel

Friday, October 22, 3p.m. - 4p.m. EST | Kalberer Blackbox Theatre in the Maltz Performing Arts Center

Sponsored by: College of Arts and Sciences

Audience:Families Host:College of Arts and Sciences


Hear about the contemporary College of Arts and Sciences student experience from the experts--our students. Join us for a panel discussion that will explore all facets of student life and learning in the college.

Activism and Social Justice at CWRU (two part event) - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 3p.m. - 4:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: The Alumni Association of CWRU

Audience:All Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science


Part I: Hear from CWRU alumni who were part of sit-in on Euclid Avenue in 1970 protesting the ongoing Vietnam War. The sit-in erupted into chaos as news broke of the killing of students by Ohio National Guard at nearby Kent State University. The KSU students were also protesting the war. The alumni will share their recollections from that day and also share parallels to the state of current activism in the United States.

Part II: Learn more about CWRU's Social Justice Institute from its Co-Directors Ayesha Bell Hardaway, JD, and Mark Chupp, PhD. They will share Institute's history and how it is presently involved in local, state and national matters. The co-directors will also take questions from the audience.

Health Education Campus (HEC) Tour - Friday

Friday, October 22, 3:30p.m. - 4:30p.m. EST | Samson Pavilion, Room TBD

Sponsored by: The Alumni Association of CWRU

Audience:Alumni Audience:Families


Student-led tour of the Health Education Campus, highlighting areas of interprofessional education, simulation lab and flight center.

Registration for this tour will close once the maximum number of people have registered.

Maltz Performing Arts Center Tour

Friday, October 22, 4p.m. - 5p.m. EST | Maltz Performing Arts Center

Sponsored by: College of Arts and Sciences

Audience:Families Host:College of Arts and Sciences


Hosted for the Class of 1971, visit the new home of the performing arts at CWRU, the Maltz Performing Arts Center at the Temple Tifereth Israel. Learn what makes this state of the art venue unique including tours of the breathtaking Silver Hall and recently opened Phase II.

Study Abroad Redefined: Developing the Competitive Edge - VIRTUAL

Friday, October 22, 4p.m. - 5p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: First Year Experience and Family Programs

Audience:Families Audience:Students Host:First-year Experience and Family Programs


Note: this event has been moved to a virtual format

Students with study abroad experience are more likely to get multiple job offers with higher starting salaries upon graduation. Learn how your student can take advantage of CWRU's various education abroad opportunities—exchanges, internships, research, CWRU courses. The Office of Education Abroad with a student panel to share the career benefits of study abroad: what study abroad alums are noticing now that they’re out in the workforce.

We'll also discuss finances, processes, graduating on time, and more. Get ready to give your student the opportunity of a lifetime!

Mergers & Acquisitions Panel Discussion - IN PERSON

Friday, October 22, 4:30p.m. - 5:30p.m. EST | Peter B. Lewis Building, Room 202

Sponsored by: Weatherhead External Relations

Audience:Families Host:Weatherhead School of Management


Sign up here if you intend to attend in person.

The Weatherhead Alumni Advisory Council (AAC) has gathered a group of prominent Weatherhead alumni in this field to talk about investment banking and private equity, and to answer any of your questions.

Mergers & Acquisitions Panel Discussion - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 4:30p.m. - 5:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Weatherhead External Relations

Audience:Families Event Type:Virtual Host:Weatherhead School of Management


Sign up here if you intend to view the livestream remotely.

Meet and hear from our panel of distinguished alumni and experts in their field as they talk about today's investment banking and private equity trends.

136th Annual All-Classes Celebration: Innovation ShowCASE and Awards Presentation - IN PERSON

Friday, October 22, 5:30p.m. - 7:30p.m. EST | Strosacker Auditorium

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association | Case School of Engineering

Audience:Alumni Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


Case Alumni Association's signature event is a tribute to our distinguished alumni award honorees. The awards program begins at 6 p.m. Join us in Strosacker Auditorium.

Jewish Alumni Network Shabbat Dinner

Friday, October 22, 5:30p.m. - 7:30p.m. EST | Albert & Norma Geller Hillel Student Center

Sponsored by: Jewish Alumni Network

Audience:Alumni Audience:Families Audience:Students


The Jewish Alumni Network welcomes you back to campus for Homecoming 2021! In partnership with the Cleveland Hillel Foundation, the network is hosting a student-led Shabbat service followed by a festive Shabbat dinner. Connect with fellow Jewish alumni, students and families while enjoying a traditional meal.

Please note: Services and dinner will be held in a tent outside of the Albert & Norma Geller Hillel Student Center. Please plan to dress for the weather.

Mandel School Alumni Celebration - IN PERSON

Friday, October 22, 5:30p.m. - 7:30p.m. EST | Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

Sponsored by: Mandel School

Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science


All Alumni and Friends Welcome! (hybrid event) Join Interim Dean Sharon Milligan for drinks and delectable bites as we recognize our 2021 Alumni Award Winners being inducted into the Mandel School Hall of Achievement and recognize our reunion classes!

Please RSVP by Wednesday, Oct. 6

Mandel School Alumni Celebration - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 5:30p.m. - 7:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Mandel School

Event Type:Virtual Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science


All Alumni and Friends Welcome! (hybrid event) Join Interim Dean Sharon Milligan for drinks and delectable bites as we recognize our 2021 Alumni Award Winners being inducted into the Mandel School Hall of Achievement and recognize our reunion classes!

FPB Alumni Awards and Grand Classes Dinner - IN PERSON

Friday, October 22, 5:30p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Glidden House

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Association

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


The Alumni Association Awards event is an annual FPB tradition. Join as we gather to celebrate the accomplishments of the FPB Alumni Association 2021 Alumni Award winners. We will also be honoring our Grand Classes! Valet parking provided.

Sign up here if you plan to attend the event in person. If you do not plan to attend in person, please register for the livestream event which begins at 6:00 p.m.

136th Annual All-Classes Celebration: Awards Presentation - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 6p.m. - 7:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association | Case School of Engineering

Audience:Alumni Event Type:Virtual Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


Our signature event is a tribute to our distinguished alumni award honorees. The list of honorees: https://casealumni.org/homecoming/

A Big Top Celebration for the Class of 2020

Friday, October 22, 6p.m. - 8p.m. EST | East Bell Commons (tent between East Blvd and Bellflower Rd)

Sponsored by: The Alumni Association of CWRU

Audience:Alumni Audience:Class of 2020 Audience:Families


The Class of 2020 is invited back to enjoy a carnival themed night under a big tent to celebrate all of your stellar accomplishments to date! The Alumni Association of CWRU is excited to welcome all of the members of the Class of 2020 back on campus from all over the world, wherever they may have landed!

Weatherhead Alumni Awards and Reception - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 6p.m. - 8:29p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Weatherhead External Relations

Event Type:Virtual Host:Weatherhead School of Management


Sign up here if you intend to attend the livestream.

This special gathering brings alumni, faculty, and staff as we recognize our 2021 Weatherhead Alumni Award recipients.

Weatherhead Alumni Awards and Reception - IN PERSON

Friday, October 22, 6p.m. - 8:30p.m. EST | George S. Dively Pavilion

Sponsored by: Weatherhead School of Management - External Relations

Host:Weatherhead School of Management


Sign up here if you intend to attend in person.

This special gathering brings together alumni, faculty and staff as we recognize the 2021 Weatherhead Alumni Award recipients and welcome back our alumni celebrating their reunion!

Law School Alumni & Faculty Dinner

Friday, October 22, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | Ben’s Place, School of Law

Sponsored by: Law School, Alumni Relations & Development Office

Host:School of Law


We’re bringing it home this year with an all-alumni event at the School of Law. Come see the new "Ben’s Place", a reimagined student center and event space made possible by Roe Green in honor of her father, Judge Ben C. Green (LAW '30). We invite all law school alumni to celebrate the accomplishments of our alumni award winners and mark this year’s double reunion year celebration (those ending in 0s, 1s, 5s and 6s).

Cost includes valet parking, cocktail reception with hors d 'oeuvres, dinner and open bar. Dress code: Cocktail

African American Alumni Association Welcome Reception

Friday, October 22, 6p.m. - 10p.m. EST | Frank N. and Jocelyne K. Linsalata Alumni Center, Phi Gamma Delta First Floor

Sponsored by: African American Alumni Association

Audience:Families Host:The Alumni Association


Kick off the weekend with food, games and a candlelight vigil at the Linsalata Alumni Center. We encourage students and families to join us for this special networking opportunity.

Welcome Back Gala - IN PERSON

Friday, October 22, 6p.m. - 10p.m. EST | Intercontinental Cleveland Hotel - Ballroom

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


Join Interim Dean Stanton L. Gerson, MD, for a welcome back cocktail reception and dinner as we honor our reunion classes, leadership donors, scholarship supporters and volunteer council members. The evening will include presentations of the 2021 Medical Alumni Awards and the prestigious Case Medal of Excellence in Health Science Innovation. You won’t want to miss this evening of memories and merriment!

FPB Alumni Awards and Grand Classes Dinner - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 6:30p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Association

Event Type:Virtual Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


The Alumni Association Awards event is an annual FPB tradition. Join as on LIVESTREAM we gather to celebrate the accomplishments of the FPB Alumni Association 2021 Alumni Award winners. We will also be honoring our Grand Classes! 

Sign up here if you plan to attend this program via livestream. Program will begin at 6:30PM EDT.

Welcome Back Gala - LIVESTREAM

Friday, October 22, 6:45p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


Join Interim Dean Stanton L. Gerson, MD, for a welcome back virtual reception to honor our reunion classes, leadership donors, scholarship supporters and volunteer council members. The evening will include presentations of the 2021 Medical Alumni Awards and the prestigious Case Medal of Excellence in Health Science Innovation. You won’t want to miss this evening of memories and merriment!

Shabbat @ Chabad

Friday, October 22, 7p.m. - 8:30a.m. EST | CWRU Chabad 1524 E. 115th St, Cleveland, OH 44106

Sponsored by: Chabad at CWRU

Audience:Alumni Audience:Families Audience:Students


Join us for delicious, four course Shabbat Dinner! Check out the new Chabad House and see  what makes this a weekly highlight for so many students. While you’re here, share some words of inspiration to this new generation of Jewish students at CWRU. Registration can be found at CWRJEW.com/shabbat

Mandel School Class of 1971 50th Reunion Gathering

Friday, October 22, 7p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Mandel School of Applied Social Science

Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science


Reconnect with your classmates 50 years after graduation! This Zoom gathering will provide a casual opportunity to toast your special milestone, share updates and stroll down memory lane together. Attendees will receive a special tumbler. Cheers!

CWRU Department of Music 2021 Homecoming Concert

Friday, October 22, 7:30p.m. - 9p.m. EST | Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall

Sponsored by: College of Arts and Sciences

Audience:All Host:College of Arts and Sciences


Join the CWRU Department of Music as we celebrate Homecoming 2021, featuring the Symphonic Winds, Case/University Circle Symphony Orchestra, CWRU Choirs, and more! 
This performance is part of the Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall Concert Series. These events are free, but registration is requiredParking passes may be purchased in advance for each performance for a nominal amount. Paid parking is available upon arrival in the MPAC lot. If you have purchased an all-weekend parking pass for $20, this will be honored.
Please register on the MPAC website: 
https://case.edu/artsci/music/homecomingconcert2021 

Classic Screening of Moana (2016)

Friday, October 22 - Saturday, October 23 | Strosacker Hall, Auditorium on Case Quad

Sponsored by: CWRU Film Society, Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA)

Audience:All Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


This movie has been generously co-sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA).

Synopsis: Moana, the strong-willed daughter of a chief of a Polynesian village, is chosen by the ocean itself to reunite a mystical relic with the goddess Te Fiti. When a blight strikes her island, Moana sets sail in search of Maui, a legendary demigod, in the hope of returning the relic to Te Fiti and saving her people. What can we say except you're welcome? Cost is $5 at the door.

Stephanie Tubbs Jones Homecoming 5K Race and Fun Walk

Saturday, October 23, 8:30a.m. - 9:30a.m. EST | DiSanto Field & Sudeck Track

Sponsored by: Athletics and The Office of Student Activities and Leadership

Audience:Families Host:Athletics


This annual race held in honor of Stephanie Tubbs Jones gets a new route this year as participants start at DiSanto Field and loop around much of North and main campus, including the Wade Lagoon and the Cleveland Museum of Art. All proceeds directly
benefit a current undergraduate student at
CWRU. If you register by October 8th you will be guaranteed a t-shirt. This event is
made possible through support from the Office
of Student Activities and Leadership and
CWRU Athletics.

Class of 2020 Ceremony

Saturday, October 23, 8:30a.m. - 10a.m. EST | Veale Center

Audience:Class of 2020 Audience:Students


Celebrate the class of 2020 with a special ceremony. For more information and to register to join visit the Class of 2020 Celebration Registration page here.

African American Alumni Association Board Meeting (Board & Committees only)

Saturday, October 23, 9a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Tinkham Veale University Center, Senior Classroom (#134)

Sponsored by: African American Alumni Association

Host:African American Alumni Association


Board and Committee Members of the African American Alumni Association will reconnect for their annual business meeting. Breakfast will be provided.


This is an in-person event. If you are not attending in-person, please see the virtual registration listing to join this meeting.

African American Alumni Association Board Meeting (VIRTUAL)

Saturday, October 23, 9a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: African American Alumni Association

Host:African American Alumni Association


The African American Alumni Association invites distanced board and committee members as well as the CWRU community to the annual AAAA business meeting. 


This is a virtual event. All board and committee members planning to attend in-person should register on the in-person event listing.

School of Medicine Tours Health Education Campus & Live from Labs - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 9:30a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


Virtual and in person tours of the new state of the art campus that is fostering students to learn team-based health care together. Recordings of Live from the Labs from our researchers will be available for those who want to view in person or from the comfort of your home.

School of Medicine Tours Health Education Campus & Live from Labs - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 9:30a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


Virtual and in person tours of the new state of the art campus that is fostering students to learn team-based health care together. Recordings of Live from the Labs from our researchers will be available for those who want to view in person or from the comfort of your home.

Mandel School Class of 1996 25th Reunion Coffee Chat - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 10a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Mandel School of Applied Social Science

Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science


Calling all MNO and MSSA alumni from the 25th Reunion Class!

Grab your favorite hot beverage and join fellow classmates for casual conversation as you reconnect in MSSA or MNO Zoom breakout rooms. Attendees will receive a special mug.

Law School Barristers Golden Circle Brunch

Saturday, October 23, 10:30a.m. - 12p.m. EST | Ben’s Place, School of Law

Sponsored by: Law School, Alumni Relations & Development Office

Host:School of Law


Open to classes of 1971 and earlier Brunch ceremony honoring law school graduates of 50 years or more. The event will include the induction of the classes of 1970 and 1971 into the Barristers Golden Circle. Complimentary valet parking available at East Boulevard entrance. Dress code: Business Casual Free of charge

The Dittrick Medical History Center presents the 2021 Zverina Lecture

Saturday, October 23, 11a.m. - 12p.m. EST | Ford Auditorium

Sponsored by: Dittrick Medical History Center

Audience:Families Host:College of Arts and Sciences


The Dittrick Medical History Center presents the 2021 Zverina Lecture: "Made in Cleveland: The Kay-Cross oxygenator and the history of heart-lung machines" presented by Chief Curator Amanda L. Mahoney, PhD, RN.

Interprofessional Education Event: Student Run Health Clinic - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 11a.m. - 12:30p.m. EST | Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion, Mandel Conference Suite

Sponsored by: Mandel/Dental Medicine/FPB Nursing/Medicine

Event Type:Virtual Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science Host:School of Dental Medicine Host:School of Medicine


Discover more about our interprofessional approach to learning through the Student Run Health Clinic which was founded and is operated by CWRU students to serve the health needs of the Greater Cleveland community. Includes participants from the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing; School of Dental Medicine, School of Medicine and the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences.

Interprofessional Education Event: Student Run Health Clinic - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 11a.m. - 12:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Mandel/Dental Medicine/FPB Nursing/Medicine

Event Type:Virtual Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science Host:School of Dental Medicine Host:School of Medicine


Discover more about our interprofessional approach to learning through the Student Run Health Clinic which was founded and is operated by CWRU students to serve the health needs of the Greater Cleveland community. Includes participants from the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing; School of Dental Medicine, School of Medicine and the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences.

Mandel School Reunion Luncheon

Saturday, October 23, 11a.m. - 1p.m. EST | Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

Sponsored by: Mandel School

Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science


For alumni from the Classes of 2020, 1996, 1981, 1971 (25th, 40th and
50th Reunions), plus our Grand Classes (1970 or earlier)

Calling all MSSA and MNO alumni from the Class of 2020 and
the 25th, 40th, 50th Reunions plus Grand Classes! (RSVP by Wednesday, Oct. 6)

Join us for a meal and friendly conversation with fellow classmates and Mandel School leadership. Special recognition will also be given to any class of 2020 alumni who will be joining us after the in-person celebration honoring the class of 2020 being hosted by President Kaler and Provost Vinson the morning of the luncheon.

We look forward to celebrating with you!

Spartan Tailgate

Saturday, October 23, 11:30a.m. - 1p.m. EST | Linsalata Alumni Center and the Village at 115th

Sponsored by: The Alumni Association of CWRU

Audience:Families Host:The Alumni Association


Celebrate Homecoming and get excited for the big football game to follow. This year's Spartan Tailgate and Block Party will take place at the Linsalata Alumni Center and the Village at 115th right outside of the stadium. Make sure you're at the Alumni Center for the Marching Band performance at 11:30 a.m. Boxed lunches and treats will be provided by The Alumni Association of CWRU. Then head to the North Residential Village for even more food, live entertainment, fun games, a beer garden and much more. 

CIT 1970|1971 50th Reunion
CIT 1960 |1961 60th Reunion
CIT Grand Class Lunch

Saturday, October 23, 11:30a.m. - 1:30p.m. EST |

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association | Case School of Engineering

Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


We invite all alumni who graduated from the Case Institute of Technology in 1971 or earlier to reconnect with classmates and friends at a special reception and luncheon. Relive the good times, catch up and enjoy nostalgic memorabilia and photographs.

Law School CLE Session (1-hour CLE credit for Ohio attorneys, pending approval)

Saturday, October 23, 12p.m. - 1p.m. EST | BakerHostetler Moot Court Room, School of Law

Sponsored by: Law School, Alumni Relations & Development Office

Host:School of Law


Professor Andrew Geronimo will discuss the First Amendment. Professor Geronimo is the director of the First Amendment Clinic within the Milton A. Kramer Law Clinic Center at Case Western Reserve University School of Law.

Geronimo joined the CWRU Law faculty in 2017 as the Stanton Foundation First Amendment Fellow, and has taught in the First Amendment Lab, the First Amendment Clinic and the Intellectual Property Venture Clinic. Geronimo has tried cases and handled appeals in the state and federal courts and his advocacy focuses on the First Amendment issues, particularly those involving speech and press rights.

Dress code: Business Casual

Law School Black Law Students Association 50 Year Celebration Lunch

Saturday, October 23, 12p.m. - 3p.m. EST | Cleveland Botanical Gardens

Sponsored by: Law School, Alumni Relations & Development Office

Host:School of Law


Black alumni, friends, and faculty will gather to share memories as the law school celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Black Law Students Association (BLSA). All alumni members of BLSA and their guests are welcome to attend. Complimentary valet parking available at the School of Law (across the street from the Botanical Gardens).

Mandel School Class of 1981 40th Reunion Coffee Chat - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Mandel School of Applied Social Science

Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science


Grab your favorite hot beverage and join fellow classmates on Zoom for a casual conversation as you reconnect with old friends and meet new ones. Attendees will receive a special mug.

Mandel School Class of 2020 Reunion Coffee Chat - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 12:30p.m. - 1:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Mandel School of Applied Social Science

Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science


Continue the Celebration!

After the morning’s ceremony in honor of the Class of 2020 hosted by President Kaler and Provost Vinson, grab your favorite hot beverage and join classmates on Zoom to connect with old and new friends.

PhD Alumni and Student Speed Networking Luncheon

Saturday, October 23, 12:30p.m. - 2p.m. EST | Richard F. Celeste Biomedical Research Building Lobby

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


PhD Alumni and PhD students, please join us for a Speed Networking luncheon! Enjoy a healthy lunch while connecting with our School of Medicine PhD Alumni from industry, academia, consulting, etc.

This is an opportunity to learn about our PhD Alumni, ask questions, and get their advice on careers paths and possibilities. Hear the latest update on medconnect, our new mentoring and networking website.

Dental Clinic Open House - CANCELLED

Saturday, October 23, 1p.m. - 2:30p.m. EST | Dental Clinic

Sponsored by: School of Dental Medicine

Host:School of Dental Medicine


This in-person event has been cancelled.
The School of Dental Medicine has begun a new journey - into the future of dental medicine! Join us for an up close look at the facility where the next generation of outstanding dental professionals will complete research, treat clinic patients and usher in a new wave of oral health. Enjoy a self-guided tour of our new facility that opened in June 2019.

Gaming Arcade

Saturday, October 23, 1p.m. - 3p.m. EST | Kevin Kranzusch Gaming, Simulation and Visualization Lab, stop in Nord Lobby for directions

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association | Case School of Engineering

Audience:All Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


Play original video games developed by CWRU students over the past 5 years. This is an opportunity experience Alienware PCs with Nvidia 1080GTX GPUs, an Oculus Rift and see the HoloLens development room, an iOS and Android mobile App development room.

Michelson-Morley Experiment 134th Anniversary Special Event Station with Case Amateur Radio

Saturday, October 23, 1p.m. - 3p.m. EST | Glennan Building, Rooftop

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association | Case School of Engineering

Audience:All Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


Case Amateur Radio Club will be on-the-air discussing the Michelson-Morley Experiment with amateur radio operators around the world. Alumni are welcome to visit, get on the air with W8EDU and learn about the Michelson-Morley Experiment. Tours of the Glennan amateur radio station will also be available. To learn more about the group, go to https://w8edu.wordpress.com/

Sears think[box] hands on experience

Saturday, October 23, 1p.m. - 3p.m. EST | Sears think[box]

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association |Case School of Engineering

Audience:All Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


Join our Sears think[box] student technicians for a hands-on activity. Perfect for beginners (activities are 60 minutes and limited to 10 people per activity).

Case Quad Open House

Saturday, October 23, 1p.m. - 3:30p.m. EST | Nord Hall on Case Quad

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association| Case School of Engineering

Audience:All Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


Several exciting new labs will be open for Homecoming tours. Stop by Nord Hall for refreshments and to pick-up your map of the open labs and activities happening on Case Quad. Explore the new Concrete Lab, the Roger E. Susi First Year Engineering Experience lab, or the new material sciences lab in the newly renovated White Building. Please check the Homecoming program for activities and lectures that require separate registration.

Kicher & Merat: Highlights from 140 years of Case history - IN PERSON - CANCELLED

Saturday, October 23, 1:30p.m. - 2:30p.m. EST | Nord Hall on Case Quad

Sponsored by: Case School of Engineering

Audience:All Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


This in-person event has been cancelled. Please consider the livestream event instead.

Former Dean Tom Kicher ’59, MS ’62, PhD ’65, and Professor Emeritus Frank Merat ‘72, MS ’75, PhD 78, are helping the Kelvin Smith Library (KSL) document the 140 year legacy of the Case School of Engineering. They’ll share their favorite findings in this presentation that features memorabilia from Merat’s remarkable collection and introduce the online history platform being built by KSL. 

Kicher & Merat: Highlights from 140 years of Case history - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 1:30p.m. - 2:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Case School of Engineering

Audience:All Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


Former Dean Tom Kicher ’59, MS ’62, PhD ’65, and Professor Emeritus Frank Merat ‘72, MS ’75, PhD 78, are helping the Kelvin Smith Library (KSL) document the 140 year legacy of the Case School of Engineering. They’ll share their favorite findings in this presentation that features memorabilia from Merat’s remarkable collection and introduce the online history platform being built by KSL. 

CWRU Homecoming Football Game

Saturday, October 23, 1:30p.m. - 3:30p.m. EST | DiSanto Field

Sponsored by: Department of Physical Education and Athletics

Audience:Families Host:Athletics


CWRU Homecoming Football Game vs. Geneva

Transforming Ohio’s Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health System - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 2p.m. - 3:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Mandel School

Audience:Families Event Type:Virtual Host:Mandel School of Applied Social Science


Hear from Richard Shepler, PhD, PCC-S, Director of the Mandel School's newest training center, while earning social work continuing education credits. This webinar will describe two of Ohio's children’s mental health system transformation initiatives, OhioRISE and the Family First Prevention Services Act. These initiatives are designed to expand the children's behavioral health continuum of care with the goal of increasing statewide access to services for youth and families. The Center for Adolescent and Behavioral Health Center of Excellence's role in these efforts is to provide technical assistance, training, professional development, coaching, consultation, evaluation, fidelity monitoring, and continuous quality improvement. The role of Universities in workforce development and capacity building will be highlighted. A framework for bridging research to practice will be discussed.

Dittrick Museum Open House

Saturday, October 23, 2p.m. - 4p.m. EST | Dittrick Museum of Medical History

Sponsored by: College of Arts and Sciences

Host:College of Arts and Sciences


Tour the Dittrick Museum of Medical History. A museum, archive, and collection of rare books, artifacts, and images, the Dittrick embraces the experience of individuals and society as they grappled with changing conceptions of health and medicine. Every artifact opens a door to unique stories, about patients, healers, and community.

Student Led Tour of Cleveland Museum of Art

Saturday, October 23, 2p.m. - 4p.m. EST | Cleveland Museum of Art Ames Family Atrium

Sponsored by: College of Arts and Sciences

Audience:Families Host:College of Arts and Sciences


The College of Arts and Sciences invites you to join us for a unique, graduate student led tour of the Cleveland Museum of Art. Graduate students from the Department of Art History will lead tours that showcase their favorite pieces in the museum and their expertise.

CWRU Spartan Hall of Fame Inductees Half time celebration - CANCELED

Saturday, October 23, 2:25p.m. - 2:45p.m. EST | DiSanto Field

Sponsored by: Department of Physical Education and Athletics

Host:Athletics


CWRU Spartan Hall of Fame Inductees Half time celebration

Homecoming Court

Saturday, October 23, 2:30p.m. - 3p.m. EST | Di Santo Field

Sponsored by: Student Activities & Leadership


Join us at halftime of the football game as we celebrate outstanding seniors who have shown the CWRU community what it means to be a Spartan.

More than a Game: How Case uses computer gaming for meaningful fun - IN PERSON - CANCELLED

Saturday, October 23, 3p.m. - 4p.m. EST | Nord Hall | Case Quad

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association| Case school of Engineering

Audience:All Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


This in-person event has been cancelled. Please consider the livestream event instead.
Three pioneering professors of game design will join game developer Ty Taylor ’11 to explain how Case uses gaming for meaningful fun. You’ll hear from Taylor — the creator of Tumblestone and The Bridge, a Case IGF Student Showcase nominated game, — as well as from Case professors Marc Buchner and Michael Fu, MS ’06, PhD ’11, and Cleveland Institute of Art Professor Anthony Calabro.

More than a Game: How Case uses computer gaming for meaningful fun - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 3p.m. - 4p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: Case Alumni Association | Case School of Engineering

Audience:All Audience:Families Event Type:Virtual Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association


Three pioneering professors of game design will join game developer Ty Taylor ’11 to explain how Case uses gaming for meaningful fun. You’ll hear from Taylor — the creator of Tumblestone and The Bridge, a Case IGF Student Showcase nominated game, — as well as from Case professors Marc Buchner and Michael Fu, MS ’06, PhD ’11, and Cleveland Institute of Art Professor Anthony Calabro.

Latinx Alumni Network Welcome Reception

Saturday, October 23, 3p.m. - 4:30p.m. EST | Dave's Cosmic Subs and Music

Sponsored by: Latinx Alumni Network

Audience:Alumni Audience:Families Audience:Students


Enjoy food, drinks, and conversation with fellow alumni, students, and friends.

G.O.L.D. Alumni Reception

Saturday, October 23, 3p.m. - 5p.m. EST | East Bell Commons (tent between East Blvd and Bellflower Rd)

Sponsored by: The Alumni Association of CWRU

Audience:Alumni


Join fellow Graduates Of the Last Decade for food, drinks, and to welcome the Classes of 2020 and 2021 to The Alumni Association of CWRU!

Law School Charlotte & Milton Kramer Law Clinic Renaming Ceremony

Saturday, October 23, 4p.m. - 5p.m. EST | Ground Floor Lobby, School of Law

Sponsored by: Law School, Alumni Relations & Development Office

Host:School of Law


Join us as we celebrate the Milton A. Kramer Law Clinic’s 50th Anniversary with a ceremony to mark the renaming of the Clinic to the Charlotte & Milton Kramer Law Clinic. Join the Kramer family, current and former clinic directors, and students to celebrate 50 years of experiential education. Light refreshments provided. Complimentary valet parking available at East Boulevard entrance. Dress code: Business Casual

FPB All Reunion Years Social Gathering

Saturday, October 23, 4p.m. - 6p.m. EST | Intercontinental Hotel, Room TBD

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Relations

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


Calling all reunion year classes and alumni, friends and faculty! Join us as we raise a glass for all our FPB alums celebrating their reunion. This informal gathering will give you the chance to gather with fellow classmates and connect with old friends.

FPB School of Nursing 40th Class Reunion (1981) Social Gathering

Saturday, October 23, 4p.m. - 6p.m. EST | Intercontinental Hotel, Room TBD

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Relations

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


Preplanned reunion year class parties. Minimum of 5 of your 1981 class year alumni attending are required for this in-person event. If your class is interested in a virtual only reunion gathering, please contact fpbalumni@case.edu.

FPB School of Nursing 45th Class Reunion (1976) Social Gathering

Saturday, October 23, 4p.m. - 6p.m. EST | Intercontinental Hotel, Room TBD

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Relations

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


Preplanned reunion year class parties. Minimum of 5 of your 1976 class year alumni attending are required for this in-person event. If your class is interested in a virtual only reunion gathering, please contact fpbalumni@case.edu.

FPB School of Nursing 50th Class Reunion (1970) Social Gathering

Saturday, October 23, 4p.m. - 6p.m. EST | Intercontinental Hotel, Room TBD

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Relations

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


Preplanned reunion year class parties. Minimum of 5 of your 1970 class year alumni attending are required for this in-person event. If your class is interested in a virtual only reunion gathering, please contact fpbalumni@case.edu.

FPB School of Nursing 50th Class Reunion (1971) Social Gathering

Saturday, October 23, 4p.m. - 6p.m. EST | Intercontinental Hotel, Room TBD

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Relations

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


Preplanned reunion year class parties. Minimum of 5 of your 1971 class year alumni attending are required for this in-person event. If your class is interested in a virtual only reunion gathering, please contact fpbalumni@case.edu.

FPB School of Nursing 55th Class Reunion (1966) Social Gathering

Saturday, October 23, 4p.m. - 6p.m. EST | Intercontinental Hotel, Room TBD

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Relations and Development

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


Preplanned reunion year class parties. Minimum of 5 of your 1966 class year alumni attending are required for this in-person event. If your class is interested in a virtual only reunion gathering, please contact fpbalumni@case.edu.

FPB School of Nursing 60th Class Reunion (1961) Social Gathering

Saturday, October 23, 4p.m. - 6p.m. EST | Intercontinental Hotel, Room TBD

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Relations

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


Preplanned reunion year class parties. Minimum of 5 of your 1961 class year alumni attending are required for this in-person event. If your class is interested in a virtual only reunion gathering, please contact fpbalumni@case.edu.

FPB School of Nursing 65th Class Reunion (1956) Social Gathering

Saturday, October 23, 4p.m. - 6p.m. EST | Intercontinental Hotel, Room TBD

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Relations

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


Preplanned reunion year class parties. Minimum of 5 of your 1956 class year alumni attending are required for this in-person event. 

FPB School of Nursing 70th (1951) Class Reunion Social Gathering

Saturday, October 23, 4p.m. - 6p.m. EST | Intercontinental Hotel, Room TBD

Sponsored by: FPB School of Nursing Alumni Relations

Host:Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing


Preplanned reunion year class parties. Minimum of 5 of your 1951 class year alumni attending are required for this in-person event. If your class is interested in a virtual only reunion gathering, please contact fpbalumni@case.edu.

College of Arts and Sciences Class of 1970 Reception - CANCELLED

Saturday, October 23, 4:30p.m. - 5:30p.m. EST | Tinkham Veale University Center

Sponsored by: College of Arts and Sciences

Host:College of Arts and Sciences


In 2020, the College of Arts and Sciences recognized its class of 1970 with the college's Distinguished Service Alumni. Now that we are able to gather in person, the college invites the class of 1970 and their guests to gather in celebration of this recognition and reconnect with each other.

USG Alumni Meetup

Saturday, October 23, 4:30p.m. - 6p.m. EST | Dave's Cosmic Subs and Music

Sponsored by: USG Alumni and Student Activities & Leadership

Audience:Alumni Audience:Students


Enjoy food, drinks and conversation with fellow USG alumni, students and friends.

Dental Alumni Association Awards Program and Reception - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 5p.m. - 6:30p.m. EST | Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion

Sponsored by: School of Dental Medicine

Host:School of Dental Medicine


Hear from Dean Kenneth Chance as he provides an update on the School of Dental Medicine. Then we'll have a celebration of some of the School's outstanding alumni. This signature event recognizes the transformational impact made by our alumni on the dental profession and their communities. Join us as we celebrate the 2020 and 2021 award recipients.

Dental Alumni Association Awards Program - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 5p.m. - 6:30p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Dental Medicine

Host:School of Dental Medicine


Hear from Dean Kenneth Chance as he provides an update on the School of Dental Medicine. Then we'll have a celebration of some of the School's outstanding alumni. This signature event recognizes the transformational impact made by our alumni on the dental profession and their communities. Watch the livestream program as we celebrate the 2020 and 2021 award recipients.

Law School LLM (Master of Laws) Celebrates 30 Years

Saturday, October 23, 5p.m. - 7p.m. EST | School of Law | Active Learning Classroom

Sponsored by: Law School, Alumni Relations & Development Office

Host:School of Law


LLM alumni and faculty will gather for an evening of memories, food, and spirits as the law school celebrates 30 years of the LLM program. All LLM alumni and their guests are welcome to attend. Heavy hors d ’oeuvres and an open bar provided. Complimentary valet parking available at East Boulevard entrance. Dress code: Business Casual Cost: $20 per person

School of Medicine 35th Class Gathering (1986) - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class virtual gather. For many alumni, these gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! Stay tuned closer to the date for your zoom or call in details.

School of Medicine 40th Class Gathering (1981) - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class dinner. For many alumni, these dinners and gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! If in person, professional class photos will be taken during your class dinner. Stay tuned closer to the date for class dinner locations.

School of Medicine 45th Class Gathering (1976) - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Event Type:Virtual Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class virtual gather. For many alumni, these gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! Stay tuned closer to the date for your zoom or call in details.

School of Medicine 50th Class Gathering (1971) - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class virtual gather. For many alumni, these gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! Stay tuned closer to the date for your zoom or call in details.

School of Medicine 51st Class Gathering (1970) - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class virtual gather. For many alumni, these gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! Stay tuned closer to the date for your zoom or call in details.

School of Medicine 55th Class Gathering (1966) - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class virtual gather. For many alumni, these gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! Stay tuned closer to the date for your zoom or call in details.

School of Medicine Class Gatherings (1991 - 2011) - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Event Type:Virtual Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class virtual gather. For many alumni, these gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! Stay tuned closer to the date for your zoom or call in details.

School of Medicine Reunion Class Gatherings (1961 – 1965) - LIVESTREAM

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Virtual Program

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Event Type:Virtual Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class virtual gather. For many alumni, these gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! Stay tuned closer to the date for your zoom or call in details.

A Decade of Pride: CWRU LGBT Center 10 Year Celebration

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 8:30p.m. EST | Thwing Center - Ballroom

Sponsored by: CWRU LGBT Center and CWRU Pride Alumni Network

Audience:Families Host:The Alumni Association


Reminisce and reflect on 10 years of pride at CWRU. Former student staff, alumni and friends are welcome to join the CWRU LGBT Center and Pride Alumni Network for a lovely evening of laughter, recalling old memories and creating new ones over dinner.

College of Arts and Sciences All Class Reunion and Awards Dinner

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | Linsalata Alumni Center

Sponsored by: College of Arts and Sciences

Host:College of Arts and Sciences


Join Dean Joy K. Ward as we celebrate the College's Distinguished Alumni Award winners, the 50th reunion of the Class of 1971 and all returning to campus to celebrate their reunion milestone. A brief reception will be hosted before our banquet dinner and awards presentation. You will not want to miss this chance to celebrate the College and its illustrious alumni.

Members of the Class of 1971 should contact the College's development team at collegesupport@cwru.edu for an exclusive discount code before registering for this event.

Law School Class of 1970 Reunion Dinner

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | School of Law | Davis Room

Sponsored by: Law School, Alumni Relations & Development Office

Host:School of Law


The Class of 1970 and their guests will commemorate their 50th reunion in a private room in the School of Law. Dinner, beer and wine provided. Complimentary valet parking available at East Boulevard entrance. Dress code: Business Casual Class of 1970 Reunion Advisory Committee: Michael Drain, Howard Freedman and Raymond Voelker $50 per person, buffet dinner, beer & wine, valet

Law School Class of 1971 Reunion Dinner

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | Faculty Lounge, School of Law

Sponsored by: Law School, Alumni Relations & Development Office

Host:School of Law


The Class of 1971 and their guests will commemorate their 50th year reunion in a private room in the School of Law. Dinner, beer and wine provided. Complimentary valet parking available at East Boulevard entrance. Dress code: Business Casual Class of 1971 Reunion Advisory Committee: Marie Grossman, Herbert Phipps, Jerry Boykin, and Joyce Neiditz Snow $50 per person, buffet dinner, beer & wine, valet

School of Medicine 35th Class Dinner (1986) - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | TBD

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class dinner. For many alumni, these dinners and gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! If in person, professional class photos will be taken during your class dinner. Stay tuned closer to the date for class dinner locations.

School of Medicine 40th Class Dinner (1981) - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST |

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class dinner. For many alumni, these dinners and gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! If in person, professional class photos will be taken during your class dinner. Stay tuned closer to the date for class dinner locations.

School of Medicine 45th Class Dinner (1976) - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | TBD

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class dinner. For many alumni, these dinners and gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! If in person, professional class photos will be taken during your class dinner. Stay tuned closer to the date for class dinner locations.

School of Medicine 50th Class Dinner (1971) - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | TBD

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class dinner. For many alumni, these dinners and gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! If in person, professional class photos will be taken during your class dinner. Stay tuned closer to the date for class dinner locations.

School of Medicine 51st Class Dinner (1970) - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | TBD

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class dinner. For many alumni, these dinners and gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! If in person, professional class photos will be taken during your class dinner. Stay tuned closer to the date for class dinner locations.

School of Medicine 55th Class Dinner (1966) - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | TBD

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class dinner. For many alumni, these dinners and gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! If in person, professional class photos will be taken during your class dinner. Stay tuned closer to the date for class dinner locations.

School of Medicine Class Dinners (1991 – 2011) - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | TBD

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class dinner. For many alumni, these dinners and gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! If in person, professional class photos will be taken during your class dinner. Stay tuned closer to the date for class dinner locations.

School of Medicine Class Dinners (Classes ending in 0s & 5s from 2020) - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | TBD

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class dinner. For many alumni, these dinners and gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! If in person, professional class photos will be taken during your class dinner. Stay tuned closer to the date for class dinner locations.

School of Medicine Reunion Class Dinners (1961 – 1965) - IN PERSON

Saturday, October 23, 6p.m. - 9p.m. EST | TBD

Sponsored by: School of Medicine

Host:School of Medicine


This is the perfect ending to a wonderful weekend of reminiscing with your classmates. Retreat with your classmates to catch up and enjoy a private class dinner. For many alumni, these dinners and gatherings are the highlight of the reunion weekend! If in person, professional class photos will be taken during your class dinner. Stay tuned closer to the date for class dinner locations.

Law School Class of 2020 Graduation Celebration

Saturday, October 23, 6:30p.m. - 8p.m. EST | Gray Family (upper) Rotunda, School of Law

Sponsored by: Law School, Alumni Relations & Development Office

Host:School of Law


You missed out on a traditional commencement because of COVID-19, but we're ready to celebrate you during homecoming weekend! Celebrate with your classmates and faculty and share your accomplishments. Heavy hors d’oeuvres and an open bar provided. Complimentary valet parking available at East Boulevard entrance. Dress code: Business Casual Free of charge for members of the class of 2020 plus one guest; includes open bar, appetizers, valet

Dental Grand Classes Reunion Dinner and Class Photo

Saturday, October 23, 6:30p.m. - 9p.m. EST | Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion

Sponsored by: School of Dental Medicine

Host:School of Dental Medicine


Members of classes ending in 1 or 6 from 1951-1971 are invited to a special celebration in honor of their anniversary from the School of Dental Medicine! The Class of 1970 is also invited back to celebrate their Golden Anniversary. During dinner, you will take your commemorative class photo to memorialize this special occasion. Enjoy a lovely evening of laughter, recalling old memories and creating new ones over dinner with members of your class. Opportunities for your entire class to get together come around only once every 5 years - this is YOUR YEAR!

Dental Reunion Class Dinners and Class Photo

Saturday, October 23, 6:30p.m. - 9p.m. EST | Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion

Sponsored by: School of Dental Medicine

Host:School of Dental Medicine


Members of classes ending in 1 or 6 from 1976-2016 and later are invited to a special celebration in honor of their anniversary from the School of Dental Medicine! During dinner, you will take your commemorative class photo to memorialize this special occasion. Enjoy a lovely evening of laughter, recalling old memories and creating new ones over dinner with members of your class. Opportunities for your entire class to get together come around only once every 5 years - this is YOUR YEAR!

Classic Screening of the 1989 film UHF

Saturday, October 23, 7p.m. - 11p.m. EST | Strosacker Hall, Auditorium on Case Quad

Sponsored by: CWRU Film Society and Case Amateur Radio club, W8EDU

Audience:All Audience:Families Host:Case School of Engineering/Case Alumni Association Host:College of Arts and Sciences


This comedy was written by "Weird Al" Yankovic and Jay Levey and is rated PG-13. Enjoy a bag of popcorn in Strosacker Auditorium. Hosted by the CWRU Film Society, which has been spooling 35mm film at CWRU for over four decades. For more information, see films.case.edu. The event is being cohosted by Case Amateur Radio club, W8EDU. Cost $5 at the door

Class of 2020 Farewell Breakfast

Sunday, October 24, 9a.m. - 11a.m. EST | Guilford House Dining Room and Parlor

Sponsored by: The Alumni Association of CWRU

Audience:All Audience:Class of 2020


Alumni from the class of 2020 and their guests are invited to enjoy a relaxing breakfast while recounting the events of the weekend. Stretch out in Guilford's parlor or sit with friends on the porch before heading home. 

Parents Leadership Council Meeting - BY INVITATION ONLY

Sunday, October 24, 9a.m. - 11a.m. EST |

Sponsored by: Parents Leadership Council

Audience:Families Host:Parents Leadership Council


This event is by invitation only. This annual meeting offers members of our Parents Leadership Council a chance to hear about current initiatives on campus. Registration is currently closed. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please contact Ayla Sweeney at axs1016@case.edu.

Law School Society of Benchers Brunch - BY INVITATION ONLY

Sunday, October 24, 10:30a.m. - 12:30p.m. EST | Ben’s Place | Law School

Sponsored by: Law School, Alumni Relations & Development Office

Host:School of Law


This event is by invitation only. Join us for brunch as we celebrate Society of Benchers inductees from 2020 and 2021. $75 per person, includes brunch, open bar, valet parking

Canceled - Latinx Mimosa Brunch

Sunday, October 24, 12p.m. - 2p.m. EST | Thwing Center - Room 201

Sponsored by: The Alumni Association of CWRU

Audience:Alumni


This in-person event has been cancelled.

Join us for a celebratory brunch as we close out Homecoming over mimosas.