Monthly newsletter produced by the Office of Alumni Relations August 18, 2016
Alumni Volunteer Day is Right Around the Corner
Alumni Volunteer Day is less than a month away! Join Hiram alumni and friends as we come together in the spirit of giving back to our local community on Saturday, Sept. 10. Hundreds have participated in this important tradition at sites throughout the country. As our thank you for giving back on behalf of Hiram College, all participants receive a Hiram College shirt compliments of the Office of Alumni Relations. Space is limited, so sign up now!
2016 Volunteer Day locations:
Ashtabula County, Ohio
Twin Cities, Minnesota
Syracuse, New York
Hiram Field Station
Hiram College Hurd Garden
Click HERE to view the details of each site.
Click HERE to see who is participating.
Come cheer on the Terriers and enjoy a day full of fun and festivities at Hiram’s Homecoming on Saturday, Sept. 17. Events include Hiram vs. Kenyon (football) at 1 p.m. and Hiram vs. John Carroll (men’s soccer) at 5:30 p.m. Don’t forget to stop by the alumni hospitality tent from 12 – 4 p.m. for free refreshments and other giveaways. Click below for all the details including a schedule for the day.
As part of the 2016 Homecoming festivities on Sept. 17, Hiram College will induct seven new members into the William H. Hollinger Athletic Hall of Fame. These alumni have each made a significant contribution to Hiram’s athletic history and will be honored at the Hall of Fame Brunch and Ceremony prior to the football game. The brunch is open to everyone, so consider joining us as we honor these exceptional former Hiram College athletes.
Women’s Council announces 2016-17 Encore! Encore! Series
The Women’s Council for Hiram College is pleased to announce this year’s Encore! Encore! series. The series consists of three separate programs, each preceded by a gourmet lunch, which all take place on Saturdays at the Hilton Garden Inn in Twinsburg, Ohio. All funds generated from these events are used for scholarships for Hiram students and for other special projects for Hiram College. To purchase tickets and for more information, download the brochure by clicking HERE or call Barb McAdoo at 330.528.6169.
The Encore! Encore! series includes: Back in Time on Saturday, Oct. 1 Hiram College graduate Richard Klein shares stories behind Cleveland’s department stores and discusses his new book “Let’s Go Shopping on the Square”.
Step in Time on Saturday, Dec. 10 Mary Beth Ions will share the sounds of the season with her versatile violin.
Ahead of His Time on Saturday, May 6 Watch one of America’s most celebrated lawyers, Clarence Darrow, come to life through a performance by local actor Richard Figge.
The 10th annual Run for Grace and Andy will take place on Saturday, Oct. 1 at Hiram College. The run honors two first-year Hiram students who were killed in a March 2006 accident when their car was struck by a drunken driver. All proceeds from the run and walk benefit the College’s Grace Chamberlain and Andy Hopkins scholarship funds.
Thanks to the support of our generous alumni and friends, the College had its largest fundraising year in its history raising $9.3 million which will help Hiram College provide the kind of top-notch education for which the College has long been known. To view a special thank you message from President Lori E. Varlotta, click HERE.