College of Arts and Sciences

Homecoming and Reunion Celebration | Oct. 6 – 8, 2022

Dean Joy K. Ward and the College of Arts and Sciences look forward to welcoming you back to campus to celebrate your milestone reunion. Whether you graduated five or fifty years ago, you will find plenty to be excited and proud about on campus today.

Homecoming and Reunion Celebration weekend will be full of events spotlighting every corner of Case Western Reserve, but you won’t want to miss these College of Arts and Sciences-hosted events and the chance to reconnect with your classmates and learn about what’s happening at your alma mater.

For a full listing of events and to register online, click here.



Friday, Oct. 7th

State of the College of Arts and Sciences

Tinkham Veale University Center – Senior Classroom

10 a.m.-11 a.m.
Dean Joy K. Ward will present an update on the current state of the College of Arts and Sciences. Learn about faculty and student successes as well as future plans during this presentation. There will be plenty of time for attendees to ask questions!
Students, alumni, and parents are invited to attend!


College of Arts and Sciences 30th Anniversary Panel: 1992 – 2022

Tinkham Veale University Center – Senior Classroom

2 p.m.

As we celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the College of Arts and Sciences’ proud history built on the traditions of its predecessor institutions, Adelbert College, Case Institute of Technology, Cleveland College, and the Flora Stone Mather College, join Dean Joy K. Ward as well as a panel of former college deans and current students. Reflections and insights will be shared on the past, present, and future of the College.


IGNITE: A Celebration of Philanthropy

Linsalata Alumni Center

5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

By invitation only

College of Arts and Sciences donors who are members of the College’s Dean’s Society ($1,000 gifts or more annually) are invited to a special reception honoring their philanthropy.   

Please contact 216-368-0097 for more information. 


Homecoming Concert and the Maltz Performing Arts Center

Maltz Performing Arts Center – Silver Hall

7:30 – 9 p.m.

Join the CWRU Department of Music as we celebrate Homecoming 2022, featuring the Camerata Chamber Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra, Spartan Marching Band, Concert Choir, Jazz Ensemble, and Symphonic Winds!

Everyone is welcome to attend. Free event


Saturday, Oct. 8th

Maltz Performing Arts Center Tour (rescheduled date) 

Maltz Performing Arts Center

11 a.m. – 12 p.m. 

Tour the beautiful, recently opened Milton and Tamar Maltz Performing Arts Center at the Temple-Tifereth Israel.


Dittrick Museum of Medical History Open House

Dittrick Museum of Medical History

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

The Dittrick Medical History Center collections document the advancement of clinical knowledge and the history of medical technology. Current exhibits feature a heart-lung machine developed and built in Cleveland, the Skuy history of contraception collection and more.

All alumni, parents and students are invited! Please register to attend our open house; the museum can have up to 20 visitors at a time.


Student-Led Tour of the Cleveland Museum of Art Tour

Cleveland Museum of Art

3 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Graduate students from the Department of Art History will lead tours highlighting their favorite museum pieces and showcasing their expertise. 


College of Arts and Sciences All Class Reunion and Awards Dinner

Linsalata Alumni Center – Foster-Castele Great Hall

6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Join Dean Joy K. Ward as we celebrate the College’s Distinguished Alumni Award winners, the 50th reunion of the Class of 1972, members of the Biology, Chemistry, and Spanish language reunions as well as all others returning to campus to celebrate. A brief reception will be hosted before our banquet dinner and awards presentation. Attendees must be pre-registered for dinner and awards ceremony. 

Department and Specialty Reunion Events

Don’t miss our Department and Specialty Reunion events happening during Homecoming Week 2022! The College of Arts and Sciences will host exclusive events for the following departments all weekend long! To receive more information click on the department of interest below.

Biology l Chemistry l Spanish 

Questions about the College’s homecoming activities?

Please email or call 216.368.0097