Alumni and Friends Events


2018 Homecoming

October 5-7, 2018


2018 Alumni Weekend

June 8-10, 2018

upcoming events:

Band Alumni Day, September 22, 2018.   

All marching band alumni are invited to gather at the President's Pavilion during the home football game against Gannon University on Saturday, September 22, 2018, at Memorial Stadium.  Game time is at 1:00 p.m.; pavilion will open at 12:30 p.m.

Admission is $10 per person and includes a ticket to the game, traditional tailgate fare and beverages. There will also be an opportunity to meet and visit with current marching band students. Enjoy great food and friends as we cheer our Golden Eagles on to victory!

To register, visit or call (814) 393-2572.


Distinguished Awards Banquet, October 5, 2018.

The Clarion University Alumni Association invites you to its premier event, the Distinguished Awards Banquet, to be held on Friday, October 5, 2018, in the Gemmell Multi-Purpose Room on the Clarion University campus. Awardees to be recognized include Mr. Mark S. Andrekovich ('84), Distinguished Alumni; Mr. Charles F. Klingensmith ('61), Distinguished Alumni; Mr. Ronald J. Sylvester ('85), Distinguished Alumni; Dr. Susan C. Prezzano, Distinguished Faculty; Ms. Terri "Tiki" Kahle ('87), Distinguished Service; and Mr. Thomas N. Cole ('86, '88), Distinguished Venango Alumni.

Cocktail hour begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner and awards at 7 p.m. Suggested attire is business formal. Tickets are $50 per person. RSVPs are required by Friday, September 28, 2018. To register online, visit For more information, call (814) 393-2572.


Homecoming Weekend, October 5-7, 2018.

Join us for one of Clarion University's most time-honored traditions, Homecoming Weekend! Events include the Distinguished Awards Banquet, the Alumni Association's Parade Reception and the Eagle End Zone Alumni Party. A full schedule of events is available by following the Homecoming Weekend link above. Registration for Distinguished Awards and the Eagle End Zone Alumni Party is available online at

For more information or questions, call the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or follow the Homecoming Weekend link above.


Mid-Winter Florida Golf Outing, January 21-22, 2019.

All Clarion University alumni are welcome to the annual Mid-Winter Golf Outing, sponsored by Alpha Gamma Phi fraternity. Festivities begin on Monday evening, January 21, 2019, at the River City Grill (131 W Marion Avenue) in Punta Gorda, Florida. Cocktails start at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Menus and pricing are available at

The golf outing will be held the following day on Tuesday, January 22, at the Kingsway Country Club (13625 SW Kingsway Cir, Lake Suzy, FL) near Port Charlotte. The event includes a lunch buffet ($15 per person), golf scramble, and dinner buffet ($45 per person). 

Music will be provided by Al Holland, former member of The Platters, and David C. Johnson, current vocalist and guitarist for the Aaron Neville Quintet. 

Come join us for any or all of these events! Rooms will be available at a reduced rate at the Holiday Inn Express. To obtain the rate, ask for "Clarion's rate" when making reservations. Rate not available after January 17, 2019.

To RSVP or for more information, contact one of the following:

Wayne Norris ('65), 1-888-327-0280

Jack Bertani ('61), 941-627-0162

Chris Jones, 814-393-1832

Deadline to RSVP is January 17, 2019.


save the dates:

Alumni Reception at the National Harbor, Washington, D.C. - November 3, 2018


UPCOMING CUAA Board meetings:

Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 10 am
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 10 am
Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 10 am
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 10 am


Last Updated 9/7/18