COmplete Weekend Schedule

Wednesday, May 27
10 a.m.-7 p.m. Registration (Baker Center, 1st Floor: Lobby)
11 a.m. Campus Tours sponsored by the Student Alumni Board (Konneker Alumni Center)
Noon-6:30 p.m. The History of the Underground Railroad in SE Ohio (Ohio University Inn)

 

Thursday, May 28
All weekend Pinwheel Garden - Memorial and Celebration (Pepsi Tailgreat Park)
7 a.m.-7 p.m. Registration (Baker Center, 1st Floor: Lobby)
7:15-9 a.m. Dining Hall Breakfast (Nelson Dining Hall)
8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. The Bobcat Store (Baker Center, 1st Floor: Lobby)
9 a.m. Alumni College Courses (Baker Center, 2nd Floor)
1. Healthy Aging - Dr. Brian Clark
2. Censoring the News during World War II - Dr. Michael Sweeney
3. Art? Why would a person do a thing like that? - Duane McDiarmid
4. Big Fat Myths About Obesity - Dr. Darlene Berryman
10:30 a.m. Alumni College Courses (Baker Center, 2nd Floor)
1. Healthy Aging - Dr. Brian Clark
2. Market Co-Evolution and the Role of Social Media - Dr. Raj Agnihotri
3. Big Fat Myths About Obesity - Dr. Darlene Berryman
4. Arms and the Props Man - Tom Fiocchi
11 a.m. Campus Tours sponsored by the Student Alumni Board (Konneker Alumni Center)
11:30 a.m. 1804 Society Induction Day & Luncheon (Schoonover Center for Communication)
Noon Lunch with Alumni College Professors (Baker Center, 2nd Floor)
2 p.m. Alumni College Courses (Baker Center, 2nd Floor)
1. Bobcat Basics: A Typical Day in the Life of a Bobcat Student - Alumni Board members Kendra Lutes and Melissa Kelly
2. Market Co-Evolution and the Role of Social Media - Dr. Raj Agnihotri
3. Art? Why would a person do a thing like that? - Duane McDiarmid
4 p.m. 1965 Film Festival  - The Sound of Music (The Athena)
5 p.m. Founder's Circle Appreciation Reception (Baker Center, Ballroom)
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Welcome Reception (Pepsi Tailgreat Park)
7 - 10 p.m. Tour of the Major Art Pieces on OHIO's Campus (Baker Center, 4th Floor: Information Desk)
8 p.m. 1965 Film Festival - Thunderball (The Athena)

 

Friday, May 29
All day Alumni Leader's Conference (Baker Center)
7 a.m.-7 p.m. Registration (Baker Center, 1st Floor: Lobby)
8-9:30 a.m. College-Hosted Breakfasts (Pepsi Tailgreat Park)
9 a.m. Alumni College Courses (Baker Center, 2nd Floor)
1. Censoring the News during World War II - Dr. Michael Sweeney
2. Intercollegiate Athletics and the Mid-American Conference Today and the Future/What the Heck Is a Conference Commissioner? - Dr. Jon Steinbrecher
3. Discovering Julien Bryan: Filmmaker, Traveler, and Occasional Journalist - Dr. Robert Stewart
10 a.m.-5 p.m. The Bobcat Store (Baker Center, 1st Floor: Lobby)
10:30 a.m. Alumni College Courses (Baker Center, 2nd Floor)
1. Arms and the Props Man Tom Fiocchi
2. How Did We Get Here? Highlights of Ohio University History Betty Hollow
3. Discovering Julien Bryan: Filmmaker, Traveler, and Occasional Journalist Dr. Robert Stewart
4. Digital Detox: Understanding the Benefits of Unplugging and Reconnecting with Nature Dr. Andrew Szolosi
11 a.m. Campus Tours sponsored by the Student Alumni Board (Konneker Alumni Center)
Noon Lunch with Alumni College Professors (Konneker Alumni Center)
Noon-1 p.m. Luncheon hosted by the Office of Diversity & Inclusion Luncheon: What’s Your Diversity IQ? ( Baker Center, 2nd floor: Multicultural Center)
2 p.m. Alumni College Courses (Baker Center, 2nd Floor)
1. Tour OHIO History Online - Janet Carleton
2. How Did We Get Here? Highlights of Ohio University History - Betty Hollow
3. Exploring Craft Beer - Chef Francis McFadden *$5 entrance fee
4. Digital Detox: Understanding the Benefits of Unplugging and Reconnecting with Nature - Dr. Andrew Szolosi
5 p.m. Honors Tutorial College Mixer (35 Park Place)
6 p.m. 1975 Film Festival  - One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (The Athena)
7:30 p.m. "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" performed by the Ohio University Lancaster Theatre Department (Baker Center, Theatre)
9 p.m. 1975 Film Festival  - Jaws (The Athena)

 

Saturday, May 30
7 a.m.-2 p.m. Registration (Baker Center, 1st Floor: Lobby)
8 a.m. Bobcat Dash 5k Color Run (Pepsi Tailgreat Park)
10:30 a.m.-Noon Brunch Celebration & Emeriti Reception (Pepsi Tailgreat Park)
 
11 a.m. Campus Tours hosted by Student Alumni Board (Konneker Alumni Center)
Noon Golf Outing Registration; 1 p.m. shotgun start (Ohio University Golf Course)
12:30 p.m. Office of Sustainability Open House (Pepsi Tailgreat Park, Silas Bingham House)
12:30-4 p.m. Student Senate Annual Meeting (Grover W123)
1 p.m. Alumni College Course (The Athena)
SafeZone Training: Creating a Safer Space for all Alumni LGBT Center Director
2 p.m. Film Festival Matinee: Pride (The Athena)
 
2:30-5 p.m. Historical Hayrides at The Ridges (Kennedy Museum Parking Lot)
3 p.m. College of Fine Arts Faculty Woodwind Ensemble and Organist Performance (Galbreath Chapel)
4-6 p.m. Alumni College Reception (Broney's Alumni Grill)
5 p.m. 1985 Film Festival - Goonies (The Athena) 
6 p.m. LGBTA Alumni & Friends Dinner (Ohio University Inn)
6 p.m. Student Alumni Board Reunion (Ohio University Inn)
6:30 p.m. Golden & Platinum Reunion Dinner (Ohio University Inn)
6:30 p.m. Student Senate Alumni Society Dinner (Grover Center Atrium)
8 p.m. 1985 Film Festival - Back to the Future (The Athena)
8 p.m.

Decade-Themed Uptown Gatherings

  • 1950s & 1960s: J-Bar
  • 1970s: The Overhang
  • 1980s: The Pub
  • 1990s: The Pigskin
  • 2000s & 2010s: Broney's Alumni Grill

 

Sunday, May 31
8:30 a.m. "OH, I dO" ceremony (Galbreath Chapel)
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Farewell Brunch (Pepsi Tailgreat Park)