College of Arts and Sciences

Homecoming and Reunion Celebration | Oct. 12 – 15, 2023

Interim Dean Lee Thompson 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 we especially encourage you to take note of those specific to the College of Arts and Sciences.   This will be an amazing opportunity 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, visit


College of Arts & Science Open House – Meet the Deans – 8:30 – 9:30 AM

Crawford Hall 7th Floor

Join us for coffee and casual conversation with Interim Dean Lee Thompson and the Associate Deans of the College of Arts and Sciences.  Preview the new dean’s office space with incredible views of the Quad and University Circle.

State of the College of Arts and Sciences – 10:00 AM

Tinkham Veale University Center, Senior Classroom

Interim Dean Lee Thompson will share her observations and top priorities. She will highlight faculty and student successes as well as share future plans. There will be plenty of time for you to ask questions!

Ignite: A Celebration of Philanthropy – 5:00 PM

Thwing Center, Excelsior Ballroom

Our annual donor recognition event. It’s a way to say thank you, learn more about the College, meet fellow supporters, and have a fun evening interacting with our students! By invitation only, please call 216.368.0097 for more information.

CWRU Department of Music Homecoming Concert – 7:30 PM

Maltz Performing Arts Center, Silver Hall

Celebrate Homecoming and Reunion 2023 with a dynamic concert featuring Symphonic Winds, Case University Circle Orchestra, Case Camarata Chamber Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble 1, Marching Band, and Case Concert Choir.

Class of 1998 reception – 8:30 PM


A casual gathering. Enjoy food, drinks and friends.

50th Reunion Grads of Distinction Medallion Ceremony – 9:00 AM

Glidden House, Juniper Room

Come back to be inducted into our newest reunion society.

Dittrick Museum of Medical History Open House – 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Allen Memorial Medical Library, 11000 Euclid Avenue

View the history of medical instruments and technology while learning about the study of doctor-patient relationships throughout time.

Student-Led Tour of the Cleveland Museum of Art Tour – 3:00 PM

Cleveland Museum of Art, 11150 East Boulevard

Graduate students from the Department of Art History will lead tours that highlight their favorite pieces in the museum and showcase their expertise.

College of Arts and Sciences All Class Reunion and Awards Dinner – 6:00 PM

Linsalata Alumni Center, Foster-Castele Great Hall

Join Interim Dean Lee Thompson as we celebrate the College’s Distinguished Alumni Award winners, the 50th reunion of the Class of 1972 and the 25th reunion class of 1998.  A brief reception and champagne toast for the reunion classes will be hosted before our banquet dinner and awards presentation.

Questions about the College’s homecoming activities?

Please email or call 216.368.0097