Cèilidh - Carnegie Mellon University


Cèilidh Weekend – October 9-12, 2014

This fall will mark the fifth year for the blended celebration of Homecoming and Family Weekend. Once again, the Office of Alumni Relations & Annual Giving and the Office of Orientation & First Year Programs are working closely on Cèilidh Weekend to create a celebration for the entire CMU community – alumni, students, parents, faculty, and staff.

Stay tuned for schedule and registration information as it becomes available in mid-August. While we are working with campus partners and groups on event details now, below is just a few of the weekend highlights:

  • Alumni Awards
  • Parents Programs
  • Campus Tours
  • Class of 1964 Celebration
  • Carnegie Tech Years Celebration
  • Margaret Morrison Tea
  • Academic Meetings/Programs
  • All Campus BBQ
  • Academic Meetings/Programs
  • Soccer Games (both men and women)
  • Alumni Interest Group Receptions
  • And much, much more!

Cèilidh Weekend 2013 - Best-attended Cèilidh Ever!

Cèilidh 2012 Photo Highlights

What is Cèilidh?

Cèilidh [ka-le]: n. a Scottish Gaelic term meaning "visit," used to describe a celebration with stories and tales, poems and ballads, music and dance. Cèilidhs were traditionally hosted in the homes of family and friends.

Tech Alumni

We need YOUR help!
Attention classes of 1964, 1959, 1954, 1949, and 1944: are you willing to reach out to classmates about your upcoming reunion and encourage them to return?
Contact us today!

Freshman Parents

Looking for information regarding Orientation & First-Year Programs? Please contact Anne Witchner for more information.

Contact Us

Email ceil...@andrew.cmu.edu or call 1.866.401.9529.