Homecoming 2020 Events | Weatherhead School at Case Western Reserve University

Homecoming 2020 Events

Homecoming and Reunion Virtual Celebration:
October 8 - 11, 2020

The Weatherhead School of Management invites all alumni to participate in our virtual events during Homecoming & Reunion Weekend October 8-11! This weekend pays tribute to your experience and time on campus, and is a great opportunity to catch up with classmates and friends. Register to virtually attend our two main events: RL Shankar's presentation on artificial intelligence and Weatherhead School's 2020 Alumni Award Ceremony! We hope that you will join us for Homecoming weekend, and that you will spread the word to your classmates and friends!

Register For Homecoming & Reunion Weekend


Date:
Thursday, October 8
Time:
7 – 9 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Cost:
Free

Join us for a virtual Blue Block Party as we kick off Homecoming weekend and recognize the participation in and support of Annual Giving in 2020. The program will highlight live music from the Case Western Reserve University Department of Music and a special introduction to Interim President, Scott Cowen.

Wearing your creative blue attire suggested!

Date:
Friday, October 9
Time:
7 – 9 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Cost:
Free

While there is so much hype around AI, only a small fraction of businesses are successful in realizing value out of Artificial Intelligence. It is only natural that they ask "Where is the intelligence in Artificial Intelligence?" We hope to share some interesting insights on this question.

Professor R.L. Shankar, PhD is pre-recording his lecture with a live Q&A. The length of his presentation will be an hour.

Date:
Friday, October 9
Time:
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Cost:
Free

At this annual event, The Alumni Association welcomes all alumni, parents, students and guests.

The Alumni Association will recognize the 2020 award recipients:

  • Newton D. Baker Distinguished Service Award – Norma Geller, L.S.W. (SAS '91)
  • Daniel T. Clancy Alumni Service Award – Ka-Pi Hoh, Ph.D. (CIT '84, GRS '87, 89, macromolecular science)
  • Young Alumni Award – K. Grace Bell (CWR '10)
  • Professional Achievement Award – Richard H. Thaler, Ph.D. (ADL '67, HON '03)
  • Distinguished Alumni Award – Donald E. Knuth, Ph.D. (CIT '60, GRS '60, mathematics, HON '80)
Date:
Friday, October 9
Time:
5:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Location:
Virtual
Cost:
Free

Join Dean Manoj Malhotra and fellow alumni as we gather to honor Weatherhead's 2020 Alumni Award Recipients. All Weatherhead alumni are welcome to attend this virtual ceremony to celebrate the achievements of fellow alumni. Please contact Maria Vokic at maria.vokic@case.edu for more information.

 

The alumni relations office is happy to assist with any questions. Please reach out to Maria Vokic at maria.vokic@case.edu or 216-368-0358. We are here to help make your Homecoming experience a memorable event.