alumni events

Welcome to Clarion University's Alumni Event page!  All of our current and upcoming events are listed below with some events available for online registration.  To register online for an event, please click on the event's name.

**We have been experiencing issues when registering with a mobile device or tablet.  Until these issues are resolved, we highly recommend registering for events using a laptop or desktop.  We apologize for any inconvenience.**

For questions or more information, please contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or alumni@clarion.edu.

"Pehrsson in Person - Holiday Celebration," Northern Pittsburgh Area - December 13, 2018

Come celebrate the holiday season with Clarion University's 17th president, Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson, at Bravo! Cucina Italiana in Cranberry Township, PA (2001 Rt. 19), on Thursday, December 13. The evening will begin at 6 p.m. with complimentary cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. Join us in welcoming Dr. Dale to Clarion and learn about our exciting plans for the future!

Please RSVP by Friday, December 7, by registering online or by contacting the Alumni Engagement Office at 814-393-2572 or alumni@clarion.edu.

"Pehrsson in Person" Reception, Harrisburg, January 15, 2019

Shh....it's a speakeasy! Join us for a special reception with Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson at Harrisburg's most posh speakeasy, "205." The evening will begin 6:00 p.m. with complimentary cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. Welcome Dr. Dale to the Clarion family, and learn about her exciting plans for the future!

Pre-registration is required in order to gain access to the speakeasy, which is concealed within the Anna Rose Bakery, located at 205 Walnut Street in Harrisburg. Special instructions for entering the speakeasy will be provided upon registration. 

RSVP by Friday, January 11, by registering online at www.clarion.edu/pehrssoninperson, calling the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572, or emailing alumni@clarion.edu.

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. Clarion University's 17th president, Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson will be in attendance to meet and greet with alumni and friends. Cocktails start at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Menus and pricing are available at www.rivercitygrillpg.com

The golf outing will be held the next day, Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 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 a 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 with 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 for these events and for more information, contact one of the following:

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

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

Deadline to RSVP is January 17, 2019.

CU in Florida - Pehrsson in Person, March 2-7, 2019

Join us in welcoming Clarion University's 17th president, Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson, as we make our annual visit to see our alumni & friends in Florida. Meet & greet with Dr. Dale at the events* listed below and learn about her exciting plans for the future! 

Bradenton, Saturday, March 2nd - Pittsburgh Pirates vs. New York Yankees, Spring Training Game, LECOM Park. Tickets are $40 per person and include lunch at the Boardwalk BBQ inside the park. Gates open at 11 am. Lunch will be available between 11 am and the start of the game. Game time is 1:05 p.m. Click here to register for this event online or contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or alumni@clarion.edu.

Jupiter, Sunday, March 3rd - Brunch at The Loxahatchee Club (1350 Echo Drive, Jupiter, FL 33458), hosted by Gene & Sue Burns (Clarion University Trustee). 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Register online by visiting www.clarion.edu/pehrssoninperson or by contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or alumni@clarion.edu.

The Villages, Tuesday, March 5th - Cocktail reception at the Colony Cottage Recreation Center (510 Colony Blvd, The Villages, FL 32162), hosted by Harold "Bud" ('66) & Elaine (Sable,'68) Andrews. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Register online by visiting www.clarion.edu/pehrssoninperson or by contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or alumni@clarion.edu.

Bonita Springs, Wednesday, March 6th - Cocktail reception at the home of Mike ('86) and Sheryl (Anderson, '86) Polite. 6 to 8 p.m. Address and directions will be provided upon registering for the event. Register online by visiting www.clarion.edu/pehrssoninperson or by contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or alumni@clarion.edu.

Boca Raton, Thursday, March 7th - Cocktail reception at Maggiano's Little Italy (21090 St. Andrews Blvd., Boca Raton, FL 33433). 6 to 8 p.m. Register online by visiting www.clarion.edu/pehrssoninperson or by contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or alumni@clarion.edu.

*All events are complimentary, excluding the Pirates Spring Training Game.

Upcoming Alumni Events

Stay tuned for more details and registration information for the following events!

"Pehrsson in Person" Reception, Philadelphia, location TBD - March 12, 2019

"Pehrsson in Person" Reception, New York City, location TBD - March 13, 2019

"Pehrsson in Person" Reception, Cleveland, location TBD - March 27 or March 28, 2019

Alumni Night at the Pittsburgh Pirates - July 19, 2019

 

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