Cleveland State University

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The CSU Office of Alumni Affairs and the Cleveland State University Alumni Association engage more than 90,000 graduates with the connections, activities and information to enhance their degrees and advance in their professions. For information about the CSU Alumni Association and CSU alumni events, call the Office of Alumni Affairs at 216.687.2078 or send an e-mail to

We're Throwing a Party for our Graduates
They deserve it, wouldn't you say. Join us for the CSU Alumni Association's 2014 Grad Party Party deets are here!

Get Ready. It's Coming!
The first-ever CSU Giving Day is on April 30! Join us! More info!

Introducing CSU Viking Travelers
A new way to travel. With your Viking family. Learn more!

Update your info for the 50th Anniversary Alumni directory
Don't miss out on the perks of being a CSU grad. Stay connected and verify your alumni data now!

CSU Receives $10 Million Gift
The gift, from Donald (BSME '72) and Pam Washkewicz along with the Parker Hannifin Foundation, will transform CSU's engineering programs and facilities. Read more.

We're Hitting the Road
The Alumni Association is joining the men's basketball team as they hit the road this season. And expect a party when we show up. If you're in the area, we'd love to see you. Read more.

Straight talk on the crooked river
Peter Bode, '12, has big waders to fill as Cleveland's new champion of the Cuyahoga River. Learn about the river's exciting restoration and cleanup efforts and how we can help him create a healthier city. Read more.

Viking Pride!
Check out the inaugural issue of our new alumni newsletter. Read more.

New opportunities for student success at Cleveland State University: Ronald M. Berkman
CSU President Ronald Berkman writes how the University is positioning its students for suceess. Read more.

CSU's Parker Hannifin Motion Conrol Lab Lauded in The Plain Dealer
"It doesn't take a great leap of imagination to think that work done right here in Cleveland might someday allow a quadriplegic to wear a computerized mechanical exoskeleton that essentially gives him a new and functioning body," writes the editorial staff. Read more.

Homecoming & Alumni Reunion 2013: Alma Matter
This year's Homecoming and Alumni Reunion celebrations are fast approaching on October 18-19. Find out what CSU has in store for the fun-filled weekend. Read more.

Distinguished Alumni Awards 2013

Cleveland State University's 23rd annual Distinguished Alumni Awards, on Friday, October 18, will salute nine outstanding graduates for their service, leadership and career achievements. Join us for the special evening. Read more.

Almost Alumni Dinners: Volunteer Hosts Needed
As an alumnus, we are asking you to assist with this year's dinners by acting as a host — making sure students feel comfortable participating in the topic conversation, guiding the conversation during dinner as needed, and ensuring that everyone enjoys some warm Viking hospitality. Read more.

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CANCELLED - About Town Speaker Series: Maritime Piracy
Monday, April 21, 5:30
Acacia Reservation Banquet Center

Back to the Turgid Recovery: The Economy in 2014
Thursday, April 24, 11:30 a.m.
Westwood Country Club
Cleveland State University alumni and friends are invited to attend a special event featuring Dr. Ned Hill. A nationally renowned – and a much sought-after – presenter known for his insightful commentary and sharp wit, Dr. Hill will speak to the Rocky River Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
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Giving Day 2014
Wednesday, April 30
Our first-ever online-based fundraising event is on Wednesday, April 30! Join other alumni in supporting CSU and help bring more donors to your specific college than any other on campus! Your gift will make an immediate impact on our students and programs, while raising awareness among CSU alumni.
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CSUAA Graduation Party
Thursday, May 8, 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Student Center/Rhodes Tower Plaza
(Student Center Atrium – rain location)
Celebrate our December 2013 and May 2014 graduates! Free food, games and live entertainment!
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Passport Cleveland Summer Series: West Side Market After Hours
Wednesday, May 14, 5:30 - 9:00 pm
This 101-year-old institution is the oldest operating indoor/outdoor market space in Cleveland. It is home to over 100 vendors of great ethnic diversity, selling meats, fish, fruits and vegetables, baked goods, dairy products and even fresh flowers.
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Mailing Address
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, AC 104
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
Campus Location
Parker Hannifin Administration Center, Room 104
2300 Euclid Avenue
Phone: 216.687.2078

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