Alumni and Friends Events


2019 Homecoming Weekend

October 4-6, 2019


2019 Alumni Weekend

June 7-9 2019

upcoming events:

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. There will be an opportunity to meet and greet our new Clarion University president, Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson. Cocktails start at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Menus and pricing are available at

The golf outing will be held the following day on Tuesday, January 22, 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 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 for 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 or 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. To register, visit or contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or

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 or by contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or

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 or by contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or

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 or by contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or

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 or by contact the Alumni Engagement Office at (814) 393-2572 or

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


save the dates:

Stay tuned for more details on these upcoming 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 Weekend - June 7-9, 2019

Alumni Day at Waldameer Park & Water World, Erie - June 22, 2019

Alumni Night at the Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh - July 19, 2019


UPCOMING CUAA Board meetings:

Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 10 am
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 10 am


Last Updated 1/17/19