Homecoming

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HOMECOMING 2023

October 12-15

 Registration coming soon! 

Please come back soon for Homecoming 2023 updates! 

For more information email Kelly Hendricks at kelly.hendricks@casealum.org.

Remember when…

We’re excited to welcome alumni back to campus this fall for a

weekend of showcases, tours, lectures and nostalgia.

highlights

Case School of Engineering Dean’s Reception 

Friday, October 13, 4:45 pm to 6 pm, lobby of Nord Hall

 

Reconnect with classmates and meet some of our stellar students at the
Dean’s Reception, where light refreshments will be served. Then walk over to Strosacker Auditorium for the 138th Awards Program.

138th Annual CAA All-Classes Celebration and Awards Presentation

(Hybrid)

Friday, October 13, 6 to 7:15 pm, Strosacker Auditorium

Our signature Homecoming event is a tribute to our alumni award winners, who will be introduced with short videos. University President Eric Kaler and Dean Ragu Balakrishnan will deliver opening remarks.

 Chat with the dean

(Hybrid)

Friday, October 13,10 am, Sears think[box].

The Case School of Engineering is attracting students in record numbers. Join Dean Venkataramanan “Ragu” Balakrishnan as he shares the state of the school and answers your questions. 

Case Quad Open House

Saturday, October 8, 10 am to 1 pm, start in Nord Hall.

Tour the recently renovated Case Quad and the labs that make it a world-class research center. Stop by Nord Hall to pick up your tour guide, your gift from the Case School of Engineering (one per family), and a list of activities.

Case School of Engineering Picnic

Saturday, October 8, 11:30 am to 1 pm, Tomlinson Hall.

 

Alumni, students, and their families are invited to our inaugural Case School of Engineering Picnic. Admission covers a make-your-own taco bowl andbeverage from the Tomlinson dining hall. All engineering alumni receive a gift.

(Hybrid)

Saturday, October 8, 3 to 4 pm, Strosacker Auditorium.

As he pioneers neural engineering and smart prosthetics, Professor Dustin Tyler, PhD ’99, addresses the exciting opportunities and the ethical questions posed by advances in biomedical engineering. The director of Case’s Human Fusions Institute will lead a panel of alumni experts as they discuss where the science is taking us and how to manage social impact. 

Additional reunion opportunities at homecoming 2022

CIT  Grand Classes Lunch

CIT Class of 1963 – 60th Reunion 

CIT Class of 1968 – 55th Reunion 

CIT Class of 1973 – 50th Reunion

Sears think[box] Employee Reunion

Sigma Nu Reunion classes 1970s

gold medal

Dustin Tyler, Phd '99

givelber

Michael Diamant '68

young alumni

Chioma Onukwuire ’17, MS ’18

CAA immediate past president

Joe Fakult '90

Thomas P. Kicher ’59, MS ’62, PhD ’89 Meritorious Service Award

Kirsten Bowen '96

Gordon Daily '00, MSE '01

Bill Emling '79

Carmen Fontana ’00, MSE ’05

Kicher & Merat: Highlights from 140 years of Case history 

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. In this presentation Frank shares his favorite findings and shares memorabilia from his remarkable collection while introducing the online history platform being built by KSL.

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

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.

VIRTUAL GAMING ARCADE – “LET THE GAMES BEGIN”

Play original video games developed by CWRU students over the past five years in the Kevin Kranzusch Gaming, Simulation, and Visualization Lab. When the link goes live on Friday, October 22nd you have access to the Case Gaming Library, curated by the CWRU ESports team.

Questions? Email kelly.hendricks@casealum.org or call  216.368.0635