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Alumni & Friends

2019 Black Alumni Reunion to attract more than 1,000 attendees [VIDEO] By George E. Mauzy Jr. Sep 11

More than 1,000 black alumni and guests are expected to enjoy an engaging mix of casual and formal events at the 2019 Black Alumni Reunion. All programming is designed to welcome the University’s black alumni and to celebrate their ties to OHIO. Read More

Student Alumni Board one of three organizations to win national award By Angela Woodward Sep 04

Ohio University’s Student Alumni Board was one of three organizations in the nation to receive the Outstanding Student Advancement Organization Award at the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Affiliated Student Advancement Programs (ASAP) Network Convention. Read More

Ohio University alumna Violet Patton increases gift commitment by $22 million By Angela Woodward Aug 30

Violet Patton, BSED ’38, who celebrates her 103rd birthday Aug. 30, recently increased her already significant gift commitment to The Ohio University Foundation to a total of $64 million. Read More

Five OHIO graduates elected to The Ohio University Foundation Board of Trustees By Angela Woodward Aug 27

The Ohio University Foundation Board of Trustees is proud to welcome five new trustees who will help govern the fundraising arm of the University and fulfill its mission: “Philanthropy in Service to Education.” Read More

Plan your fall ‘Backyard Bash’ with essentials from The Bobcat Store By Angela Woodward Aug 26

Throughout September, The Bobcat Store is offering free shipping on “Backyard Bash” merchandise – OHIO-themed products that will turn your home and gatherings into a Bobcat extravaganza! Read More

Private giving to Ohio University exceeds $29 million in fiscal year 2019 By Angela Woodward Aug 23

More than 15,000 donors made gifts to the University last fiscal year—including 8,638 alumni and 573 OHIO employees. Read More

OHIO’s 2019 Black Alumni Reunion kicks off Sept. 12 By Angela Woodward Aug 19

Find out what’s in store, who will be honored, and which special guests will be returning to Ohio University for the 2019 Black Alumni Reunion, to be held Sept. 12-15 on the Athens Campus. Read More