Alumni Event: Homecoming 2018


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Come to all or come to one…its up to you!

Join your classmates, fellow alumni, professors, staff, the Sisters of Mercy and students for a weekend of fun as you reminisce, reconnect, and enjoy a host of fun activities.



Friday, September 21, 2018
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Coffee and Conversations: Beyond 65: What Matters Most?
Join alumna Eileen Reutzel Colianni as she explores key aspects of how to transform life's last chapter into a meaningful, purposeful, spiritual season. Although Eileen's remarks are focused primarily on one's senior years, all ages are most welcome to attend. No cost to attend.



Friday, September 21, 2018
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Take Me Out To The Ballgame Family Night
Come cheer on the Pittsburgh Pirates as they take on the Milwaukee Brewers at PNC Park! Kick off the night with food and drinks at McFadden's. Cost $25.00 per person; $12.00 for children 12 and under. Limit 4 tickets per registrant. Limited ticketing available.



Friday, September 21, 2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Athletes Walk of Fame Induction Ceremony
Celebrate with your fellow Carlow University athletic alumni as we induct new members into the walk of fame. A reception will immediately follow the ceremony. No cost to attend.



Saturday, September 22, 2018
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Mercy Service Project
Renew your connection with the Mercy Mission by participating in a service project along with students, faculty, staff and the Sisters of Mercy. No cost to participate.



Saturday, September 22, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Dean Hospitality Suites
Stop by the themed hospitality suites to hear from the Deans of the three colleges and the campus student organizations on what's currently happening within each school and organization. No cost to attend.



Saturday, September 22, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mercy Heritage Tour Experience 
The tour occurs in the Convent of Mercy and includes visiting the heritage display and other areas of interest. Tour concludes with light refreshments. No cost to attend.



Saturday, September 22, 2018
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Color Your Carlow: Painting with a Carlow Twist
Sip on mimosas and mocktails while enjoying step-by-step instructions from experienced local artist Tara-Zalewsky Nease while you paint. Cost: $30.00 per person. (Limited Space/Tickets Available)



Saturday, September 22, 2018
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Homecoming Reception Dinner at the Heinz History Ctr
Celebrate homecoming weekend with a festive dinner. Event includes the opportunity to tour the Heinz History Center. Cost: $50.00 per person; $45.00 per person rising 50th Class of 1969; $40.00 per person 50th Reunion Class of 1968; $35.00 per person Graduates of the Last Decade (Classes of 2008-2018).



Sunday, September 23, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Homecoming Mass
Annual homecoming mass. No cost to participate.



Sunday, September 23, 2018
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Jazz Brunch
End the weekend with a fun jazz brunch with the Sisters of Mercy and members of the Carlow community as you close out the weekend of the celebration. Cost: $25.00 per person; $15.00 per person 50th Reunion Class of 1968 and Graduates of the Last Decade (Classes of 2008-2018).


300 px purple button


Hannah Hamilton 1988
Traci Johnson 2016
Sarah Klos 2016
Sandra Kekic 2015
Judith Klingensmith 1963
Kellee Navglia 2017
Andrea Parise 2007
Stacey Payne 1999
Brandy Reams 2016
Rachel Sawyers 2002
Harriet Wortzman 2013


Primary Contact

Lachelle Binion
Director of Alumni Engagement


Date: 9/21/2018 to 9/23/2018
Location: Carlow University
3333 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213