Archived Newsletter - January 16, 2014
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Hiram Alumni Newsletter

January 16, 2014

The Hiram Hi
Introducing the Hiram Hi
It is a new year and we are proud to introduce a brand new look for the Alumni News from Hiram Hill, which we have affectionately named the Hiram Hi. The Hiram Hi is your source for monthly updates on alumni events, campus news, and all things Hiram. Thank you for your continued readership and we hope you enjoy the new Hiram Hi.
Snow Tubing with Hiram
Snow Tubing

Remember the days of "traying” down Hiram Hill? Come rekindle that Hiram tradition with alumni, friends and family at Polar Blast Snow Tubing. We will have a hospitality area set up in the pavilion stocked with snacks including hot chocolate and beer. Best of all, you will receive $10 off the normal admission price! Grab your family and friends and join us for this wild winter ride.

Click HERE for more information on Polar Blast and to register.

Polar Blast Snow Tubing
January 25, 2014
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Hiram Alumni Gathering with President Chema - Scottsdale, Arizona

ArizonaHiram alumnus Dr. Jack Kinsinger ’48 and wife Dr. Gladys Johnston welcome President Thomas V. Chema and our alumni and friends in Arizona for a special Hiram gathering. The event will take place in their home which is located at the very north end of the McDowell Mountains.

Click HERE for more information and to register.

February, 13, 2014
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Get Engaged! The Alumni Executive Board is seeking new members
AEBThe Alumni Executive Board (AEB) is currently seeking nominations for new members who would serve a three-year term, starting in September 2014.

The AEB meets on campus three times a year and focuses on the needs of alumni and the College's institutional priorities. It helps determine which programs, events and activities would best support the college's objectives while keeping the best interests of the entire alumni body in mind.

Nominating an outstanding alum (including yourself) is easy! Just use the online nomination form HERE. Nominations will be accepted through February 28th, 2014. For more information, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at: 800-705-5050.
Valentine Dinner at the Hiram Inn
Hiram Inn
The Historic Hiram Inn is very excited to team up with our own Hiram Alumna, Chef Anne Haynam ‘88, to offer a wonderful night of cooking, eating and fun! To make your experience complete, stay the night in the beautiful Historic Hiram Inn.

Click HERE for more information and to view the menu.

Call The Hiram Inn to make your reservations today: 330-569-6000.

French Bistro Valentine Dinner and Cooking Class
February 8, 2014
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
New Partnership to House Veterans
Henry HallHiram College is renovating space in a residence hall to house military veterans and their families. Renovation of the facility, Henry Hall, includes the conversion of 44 double occupancy rooms into single private quarters for veterans attending Hiram under the post 9/11 GI Bill. The new dedicated space will be named Freedom Center at Henry Hall.

To read more about this exciting opportunity for veterans, click HERE.
Scholars @ Hiram
Scholars @ Hiram is a webpage dedicated to the publications and work that our faculty, students, and staff publish throughout the year. Periodically we highlight some of the recent publications. To view this page click HERE.
Travel to India with Hiram Students
IndiaIndia is one of the most culturally diverse countries in the world, and also the world's largest democracy. This program allows you to experience the richness, vibrancy, and diversity of India by visiting four different regions in the country--the capital city of New Delhi and Agra in the Hindi heartland; the northern state of Punjab, which is the cultural home of the Sikhs; the country’s financial and entertainment hub of Mumbai in the central state of Maharashtra; and the city of Chennai in the southern Tamil-speaking state of Tamil Nadu.

For more information click HERE.

Travel Dates:
Estimated November 30, 2014 to December 20, 2014
Application Deadline:
March 17, 2014
Upcoming Athletic Reunions
AthleticsThe Athletics Department and the Office of Alumni Relations are planning some great reunions and games for our athletics alumni. Click the links below for more information on these upcoming events.

Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving
January 24, 2014

Women’s Basketball
February 1, 2014

Men’s Basketball
February 22, 2014
Bread and Soup Returns!
Bread and SoupFor 32 years, students, faculty, staff and the Hiram community have come together over a weekly meal of bread and soup to help those in need.

That tradition will continue throughout the Spring 2014 semester beginning Jan. 16. Bread and Soup takes place from 5-7 p.m. every Thursday of the Spring 12-Week, in the Kennedy Center’s Dix Dining Hall. The cost is $6 per person or one student meal swipe. One dollar per person gets donated to charity.

Click HERE to learn more.
Alumni Weekend
Alumni Weekend
This summer, class years ending in 4 or 9 will celebrate milestone reunions.

Would you like to help plan your class reunion?

If so, please email John Coyne so he can add you to your reunion committee!
Upcoming Events
Annual Swimming & Diving Reunion

Hiram Family Fun Day at Polar Blast Snow Chutes

Women's Alumni Basketball Game

Hiram Alumni Gathering with President Chema - Scottsdale, Arizona

Men's Alumni Basketball Game
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Terrier CpstumeTerrier Costume, 1969


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Fax: 330.569.5277

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