Archived Newsletter - March 5, 2015
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March 5, 2015

The Hiram Hi
Alumni Weekend 2015
Alumni Weekend 2015
Registration is now open for this year’s Alumni Weekend!

As the snow on the Hill is finally starting to melt and warmer days become more common, Hiram alumni know that it is time to take a trip down memory lane. Hiram Hill is waiting for you and now you can sign up for the variety of opportunities presented over this three day experience. You can even stay overnight in our residence halls! Every year we have seen more and more alumni come back to re-experience Hiram. Will you be one of them this year?

Click HERE or on the logo above to see a full list of the weekend's festivities.

Nominate a Classmate for an Alumni Award
Alumni Awards
For more than 40 years, Hiram College has recognized alumni who have dedicated themselves to making the world a better place.

Hiram College offers four awards each year. Have you been inspired by one of your fellow alumni? Do you know someone who should be recognized for her or his achievements? Then visit this LINK to read about the different awards and to complete the nomination form. Awards will be given on June 20th during Alumni Weekend 2015. The deadline for nominations is March 20th.

Hiram Night Out in LA with President Varlotta
Join President Varlotta at a reception for alumni and friends of the college who live near the "City of Angels." Take this opportunity to learn about Dr. Varlotta's plans for the College and to meet other alumni and friends in the area. The registration fee of $10 per person includes heavy hors d'œuvres and your first beverage for the evening.

Click HERE to register.

Wednesday, March 11th
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
McCormick & Schmick's Seafood & Steaks
2101 Rosecrans Avenue
El Segundo, California 90245

The Thirty-First Seminar for Religious Leaders: “Buddha and God”
Lectures in Religion
Click HERE or on the image above for more information.
Get Engaged! The Alumni Executive Board is Seeking New Members
AEB Members
The Alumni Executive Board (AEB) is currently seeking nominations for new members who would serve a two-year term, starting in September 2015.

The AEB is a volunteer peer group representing YOU and all Hiram College alumni. Serving as your advocates, AEB members work with the Office of Alumni Relations to represent the entire base of Hiram College alumni and to consider, endorse, and support the College’s strategic initiatives and campaigns.

Nominating an outstanding alum (including yourself) is easy! Just use the online nomination form HERE. Nominations will be accepted through March 20th, 2015.

Hiram Night Out in NYC
New York City
Hiram Alumna Pia Gallo '78 invites New York City area alumni and friends of Hiram College for an evening reception to welcome our new Hiram president to "the Big Apple".

Enjoy champagne and hors d'oeuvres and meet other Hiramites living in or near NYC as we toast the new chapter of Hiram Hill.

Click HERE for more information and to register.

Wednesday, April 8th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Pia Gallo Gallery
53 East 64th Street
3rd Floor
New York, New York 10065
(between Park and Madison)

Summer in the Woods: An Adventure at Northwoods
Bring the family and join friends to discover (or rediscover) one of Hiram's greatest treasures, Northwoods!

Hiram College has reserved ten days this summer to enjoy a vacation at the beautiful Northwoods Field Station in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Come for a day or stay for all ten! The options for enjoyment are endless: hiking, canoeing, fishing, swimming, nature-watching, stargazing, biking, but most of all lots of relaxing and enjoying the company of friends.

Click HERE for more information.

Northeast Ohio Coffee Chats with Hiram Faculty
Coffee Chats
Start your weekend off with a cup of joe and great conversation!

Join fellow Hiramites in Northeast Ohio for our casual Coffee Chat series. Hiram faculty members are meeting with alumni and friends for Saturday morning coffee chats at various locations.

This is a great opportunity to learn about the exciting new directions they are taking with students while keeping Hiram's beloved small college traditions.

We have three events planned in three cities.
All events run from 9:00 to 11:00 AM.

To register for any of these three coffee chats, click HERE.

Saturday, April 11th
19701 Lake Road
Rocky River, Ohio 44116

Saturday, April 25th
2681 Creekside Drive
Twinsburg, Ohio 44087

Saturday, May 9th
Maggie's Magic Muffins
7932 Southern Boulevard
Boardman, Ohio 44512

Summer Academies at Hiram
Summer Academies
Hiram is offering six great summer academies in 2015 for high school students. These opportunities include areas of science, the arts, and leadership.

Click HERE for more information and to register. Contact Lisa Schneider at 330-569-5986 or with any questions.

Upcoming Events
Los Angeles with President Varlotta

New York City with President Varlotta

4/11/2015 to 5/9/2015
Coffee Chat Series

7/17/2015 to 7/26/2015
Summer in the Woods: An Adventure at Northwoods

Photo Flashback
Shoals Marine Lab
Four students enjoy the shoreline in 1994 during a trip to the Shoal's Marine Lab. For a larger version click HERE or on the image above.
Travel to Australia with Hiram Faculty and Students
Australia Study Abroad
We have a unique opportunity for one alumnus to join the December 2015 student trip to Australia. This study abroad trip and course will last three weeks and cover the areas of Psychology and Political Science. For more information on this opportunity click HERE. There is only ONE SPOT available which will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis. All inquiries should go to Professor Doug Brattebo at or 330-569-5147.
Hiram Alumni on Facebook
Did you know that there is a Facebook Group specifically created for Hiram College Alumni? Over 1,500 alumni have already joined the group. Click HERE or the icon above to join them!


Phone: 800.705.5050
Fax: 330.569.5277


Contact Us

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