Medical Education

Friday, October 9 - Sunday October 11, 2015

cchs-lab-late-40s.jpgDon’t miss Carolinas College of Health Sciences’ homecoming weekend – celebrating the college’s 25th anniversary as well as Carolinas HealthCare System's 75th anniversary commemorating the opening of Charlotte Memorial Hospital in 1940. Festivities will begin Friday with multiple events throughout the weekend. We celebrate homecoming just once every five years, so we have a great excuse to make it fabulous!

Friday, October 9

Homecoming Celebration

6-10 p.m.
$35 per person ($30 for Class of 2015 alumni); includes dinner and one cocktail. FREE Parking.

Marriott SouthPark
2200 Rexford Road
Charlotte, NC 28211

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Registration and cocktail hour begins at 6 p.m.
Dinner begins at 7 p.m.

Other activities include:

  • Silent Auction
  • Dancing through the decades with professional instruction
  • Musical talents from CCHS alumni

Saturday, October 10

cchs-students-in-snow.jpgCarolinas HealthCare Foundation 20th Annual HopeBuilders 5k Run/Walk

8 a.m.
Run, walk or stroll the 3.1-mile course, which winds through the scenic Myers Park neighborhood and past Levine Children's Hospital. For more information or to register online visit: or email

Distinguished Alumni and Outstanding Educator Recognition Breakfast

9 to 11 a.m.
$19 per person (honorees are free)

The Morehead Inn
1122 E. Morehead St.
Charlotte, NC 28204

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Breakfast honoring distinguished alumni and outstanding educators. All alumni and guests are invited and encouraged to attend.

Family-Friendly Anniversary Event

11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Admission FREE – lunch included

CCHS and Carolinas Medical Center campus
*Parking available in the CCHS lot.

75/25 Anniversary community event on the campus Carolinas Medical Center and Carolinas College with lots of family-friendly activities.

  • FREE Food
  • Live Music
  • Art Exhibits
  • Bounce Houses
  • Oral History Recording Booth
  • Giveaways
  • Tours of CCHS and other campus facilities

Sunday, October 11, 9 a.m.

Farewell Breakfast

9 a.m.
FREE continental breakfast

Marriott SouthPark
2200 Rexford Road
Charlotte, NC 28211

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For more information and details on these events, check out the special Homecoming 2015 edition of Connections. or contact Ruthie Mihal at (704) 609-1542 or