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Radiance celebrates $6.4 million for student success initiatives

Posted May 16, 2023 in Articles

Over 400 CSU donors, supporters and friends packed the university’s Glasscock Family Foundation Ballroom on May 11 to celebrate the power of philanthropy at the 12th annual Radiance event. When the CSU Foundation launched Radiance in 2011, the goal was to support juniors and seniors, who had excelled academically, but were facing financial challenges that threatened their continued enrollment. Since then, millions of dollars have helped countless students cross the finish line. In 2020, Radiance expanded to include financial assistance for students at every point of their CSU experience. With a new, full spectrum of philanthropic opportunities, Radiance enables CSU to attract... read more

A personal tragedy, the lessons it taught and the scholarship that will help make all the difference

Posted December 20, 2022 in Articles

Sarah Olenik thought she knew every facet of social work. She has a master’s in it from Cleveland State with a license in chemical dependency counseling. In 2016, she and her husband David founded A New... read more

Longtime philanthropic partner of Cleveland State names new college

Posted October 07, 2022 in Articles

Mort Levin, his wife Judy and his entire family have made another transformational philanthropic donation to Cleveland State University which will name its newly formed college “The Levin College of Public Affairs and Education.” The... read more

A historic gift to the psychology department from the man who wrote THE book on psychopharmacology

Posted July 26, 2022 in Articles

When he began teaching in the Department of Psychology at Cleveland State University (CSU) in 1973, Professor Emeritus David M. Grilly did not set out to write a book, let alone one that would transform... read more

Radiance celebrates over $3 million raised for student success initiatives

Posted May 12, 2022 in Articles

On May 11, after three years, Radiance, Cleveland State University’s premier fundraising event, returned to the campus ballroom to celebrate over $3 million raised in support for student scholarships, programs, services and more. During the... read more

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