Homecoming Weekend 2014
Sponsored by: Weatherhead School of Management
Date & Time: Thursday, Oct. 16 to Sunday, Oct. 19 (Times TBA)
HOMECOMING WEEKEND 2014
October 15 - 19
Welcome! We are so excited to have you back to campus for Homecoming Weekend 2014!
Join us for a fabulous fall weekend to reminisce, reconnect, and rediscover Weatherhead School of Management. All Weatherhead alumni are invited to return to campus for a special weekend of activities, but especially for our signature event on Friday evening, Weatherhead’s All Alumni reception.
Come back and catch up with your classmates and favorite professors! Homecoming weekend offers an array of fascinating presentations, and innovative programs! Relive your favorite memories while learning about today's Weatherhead and its bold new direction.
A full description of university activities and events, as well as event registration, can be found on the university's Homecoming Weekend website.
We look forward to seeing you!
Wednesday, October 15
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Community Studies Center, 11402 Bellflower Road
Sponsor: Corporate Relations and the Weatherhead School of Management
Join us for a special opportunity to be a part of a robust dialogue during Professor Michael Goldberg's next Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) “Beyond Silicon Valley: Growing Entrepreneurship in Transitioning Economies.” This session is open to all alumni and entrepreneurs featuring on-line discussion boards and a panel discussion. Networking will take place from 11:00am - 12:00pm. The panel discussion and lunch will start at 12:00pm. This is a great opportunity to connect with fellow alumni and aspiring entrepreneurs. The first MOOC in the spring of 2014 had over 21, 000 registered students from 183 countries.
Attire: Business casual
Friday, October 17
3:00 – 5:30 pm
Peter B. Lewis Building, Room 201, 11119 Bellflower Road
Pros and Cons of The Affordable Healthcare Act - A Panel Discussion
As the Affordable Care Act (ACA) rolls out across the nation, many questions still loom about its implications for patients, providers and employers. Go beyond the politics to better understand the policy with nationally recognized experts. The panelists include: J.B. Silvers, PhD, the John R. Mannix Medical Mutual of Ohio Professor of Health Care Finance and Professor of Banking and Finance at the Weatherhead School of Management with a joint appointment in the School of Medicine; Maxwell J. Mehlman, JD, Arthur E. Petersilge Professor of Law and Director of the Law-Medicine Center, School of Law, and Professor of Biomedical Ethics, School of Medicine; Steve Millard, EMBA ’11, President and Executive Director, Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE); Michael R. Anderson, MD, MBP, FAAP, Chief Medical Officer, University Hospitals of Cleveland.
5:30 – 8:00 pm
Peter B. Lewis Building, 11119 Bellflower Road
Weatherhead’s All Alumni Reception
All Weatherhead Alumni Are Invited!
Come join us in the iconic Peter B. Lewis building where you can't help but think differently! This event, with special recognition of our grand classes ending in 4 and 9, will showcase the latest and greatest news from the School of Management and honor all of the alumni who make us so proud to say "We are Weatherhead."
In addition to honoring classes ending in 4 and 9, we invite all alumni to this festive event! The gathering of Weatherhead alumni is a great opportunity to meet fellow graduates, catch up with old friends, make new ones, and visit with your former professors. Join us and relive your favorite memories while learning about today's Weatherhead and its bold new direction.
Saturday, October 18
6 :00-7:30 p.m.
Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, 11400 Euclid Avenue
Meet @ MOCA All Undergraduate Alumni Reception
Undergraduate alumni of the Case School of Engineering, College of Arts and Sciences, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, and Weatherhead School of Management, gather at MOCA Cleveland's iconic new home in the emerging Uptown district. Enjoy complimentary valet, hors d’oeuvres, beer and wine plus private gallery access to Notes on Creativity, the first major museum exhibition to focus on the visualization and drawing practices of master chef Ferran Adrià.
PARKING: Complimentary valet FEE: $0
ATTIRE: Casual MAX CAPACITY: 200
Registration will open August 21. RSVP HERE
For more information, contact Cheryl Lauderdale at firstname.lastname@example.org or 216.368.5101.