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In this photo: Alumni recently gathered in Arizona for Cleveland Indians spring training. Click here for more pictures.

Picture of Julka Hall CSU's Julka Hall was recently awarded LEED Gold certification, established by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute. LEED, which stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is the nation's preeminent program for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings. Read more

Higher-Education Veteran Named CSU Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

For the past seven years, Dr. Deirdre Mageean served as vice chancellor for research and graduate studies at East Carolina University, the third-largest campus in the University of North Carolina system. Read more

Cleveland State Magazine Winter Issue Now Available

Learn about one professor's quest to build "smart" prosthetic limbs, how CSU ranks among the top 20 percent of universities in the nation for research and development and more. Read the Winter 2013 issue online

Vikings in Italy

Mike Constantine, B.A. '94

Mike Constantine, BA '94, on Lake Como, Italy

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Spring Open House

Saturday, April 6
Various Campus Locations
Cleveland State University

Open House is a unique opportunity for high school juniors, seniors and transfer students to explore our half-billion dollar campus makeover (that you have to see to believe), find a major, learn about financial aid, speak to academic advisors and more. Find out more

In Tribute to the Public Service Scholarship and Award Event

Monday, April 8, 6:00 p.m.
CSU Student Center Ballroom
2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland

A salute to former congressman Steven C. LaTourette. More information

CSU Foundation Scholarship Luncheon

Thursday, April 11, 11:30 a.m.
CSU Student Center Ballroom
2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland

Scholarships are life-changing for both donors and recipients. Hear some of their stories at the CSU Foundation's annual Scholarship Luncheon, honoring generous donors who have established endowed scholarships and the students who have received these awards. More information

5th Annual CSU Alumni Association Graduation Party

Thursday, May 9, 5:00 p.m.
CSU Student Center Plaza
2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland

Join us in congratulating our December 2012 and May 2013 graduates and celebrate their accomplishments. Call 216.687.2078 or email


Friday, May 10, 5:30 p.m.
CSU Student Center Ballroom
2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland

Radiance – CSU Realizing the Promise is Cleveland State University's signature event in support of student scholarships. More information

Save Hundreds on Car and Home Insurance

As an alumnus of Cleveland State, you are eligible to save hundreds of dollars a year on car and home insurance with Liberty Mutual. Be on the lookout for an upcoming mailing from Liberty Mutual to learn more about this benefit. Visit Liberty Mutual website at

Engaged Learning in Action

Meet Alia.

When Alia emigrated from Puerto Rico 16 years ago, she spoke not a word of English. Today, she is trilingual, holds degrees from Cuyahoga Community College, John Carroll University and CSU (master's in Spanish), and is now pursuing teaching certification in a foreign language with a minor in Arabic and Middle Eastern studies.The recipient of scholarships from CSU and the Hispanic College Fund, Alia plans to teach foreign language in middle school so she can touch the lives of children from multicultural backgrounds.

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