November 1, 2018

Homecoming Weekend Brings Alumni Back to Campus

Congratulations to Ms. Darla Schneider McKitrick and Dr. Joseph Crowley who were recognized during Homecoming/Reunion Weekend with the Dental Alumni Society Dental Hygiene Award and Distinguished Alumni Award respectively. Dr. Alireza Moshaverinia (not pictured) was recognized with the Young Professional Award.

The College of Dentistry's Homecoming Weekend events held October 5-7 brought more than 250 alumni back to campus. Special events included Post College Assembly, which offered dental professionals a day of continuing education presentations on managing medical emergencies in the dental office setting.

The weekend's festivities also featured an Alumni Awards Ceremony that recognized three outstanding alums with the following honors: Dr. Joseph Crowley, Distinguished Alumni Award; Dr. Alireza Moshaverinia, Young Professional Award; and Ms. Darla McKitrick, Dental Hygiene Alumni Award.

The weekend's other special events included a 50th Reunion Luncheon for the Class of 1968; a family-friendly tailgate at the Ohio Union; and celebrations for the Classes of 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008 and 2013. The college's newest group of Golden Buckeyes also gathered for a luncheon with classmates and friends. Dean Patrick Lloyd presented an award and a Golden Buckeye pin to each as a recognition of their 50th anniversary as alumni.

Thanks to all who participated in this weekend of alumni reunion events!