Archived Newsletter - October 16, 2014
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October 16, 2014

The Hiram Hi
Alumni Weekend Save-the-Date and Call for Committee Members
AW Save the Date
Planning is already underway for Alumni Weekend 2015! This year, classes ending in 5 and 0 (2005, 1970, etc.) 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!

A Hiram Haunting?
Haunted House
'Tis the season for spooky tales and ghostly stories. Cleveland News Channel 5, WEWS, is featuring one of Hiram’s ghost stories from 1990 on their website’s Video Vault. Check out the video by clicking HERE or on the picture above.
Charlotte, NC with President Varlotta
Join us in Charlotte and meet Hiram's 22nd President, Dr. Lori E. Varlotta!

President Varlotta will be in Charlotte, NC on November 12th, 2014 and would like to greet alumni and friends of the college who live near the "Queen City".

Take this opportunity to learn about Dr. Varlotta's plans for the College and to meet other alumni and friends in the area. Click HERE for more information and to register.

Wednesday, November 12th
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Charlotte City Club
121 W. Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Travel to Holland with Hiram
Prepare yourself for the trip of a lifetime. Holland is all the more beautiful during tulip season and a trip to Holland is only made more enjoyable with fellow Hiram alumni.

The best way to experience the beauty, history, and culture of Holland and Belgium is by cruising their legendary waterways. On this trip you will do just that - aboard a floating hotel!

Holland Video
Click HERE or on the image above for a video about the waterways and canals of Holland!

Click HERE to learn more about this unique Alumni Travel Program.

Garfield Center for Public Leadership
Garfield Center
Click HERE or on the image above for more information on this talk by Mark Sniderman, Executive VP and Chief Policy Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, 1976-2014.
Hiram College Receives U.S. State Department Grant to Fund International Collaboration
State Department Grant
Hiram College will help build bridges between local high schools students and their international peers, thanks to a grant from the U.S. Department of State. The program is in collaboration with Case Western Reserve University, The Shoals Marine Laboratory and the Cleveland Metropolitan School District.

The grant, totaling $492,309 for “Public Diplomacy Programs for Afghanistan and Pakistan,” is the largest federal grant on record that Hiram College has received.

Click HERE to read more.

Hiram Celebrates New Strides in Sustainability with Grand Opening of TREE House on October 24th
Hiram TREE House
Hiram College will celebrate yet another stride in sustainability as the environmentally friendly TREE (Teaching, Research and Environment Engagement) House officially opens its doors this month.

A ribbon cutting will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Oct. 24, 2014, at the TREE House (11745 Dean St., Hiram, Ohio).

Click HERE to read more about this exciting project.

The 2nd Annual Environment and Society Forum
Majora Carter
Click the link HERE or on the image above for more information. 
Discount on Hiram Terriers Gear
Basketball Sale
Click HERE or on the image above.
Upcoming Events
Annual Swimming & Diving Reunion

Garfield Center for Public Leadership Seminar with Mark Sniderman

Charlotte, NC with President Varlotta

Photo Flashback
Hiram Trick or Treat
Here's a 2-page photo of local children trick-o-treating on Hiram's campus in 2004. Click HERE or on the image above for a larger version.
Alumni on Facebook
Facebook Logo

Did you know that there is a Facebook Group specifically created for Hiram College Alumni? Over 1,400 alumni have already joined the group. Click HERE or the icon above to join them!


Phone: 800.705.5050
Fax: 330.569.5277


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