april 2015

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Check out our new look: ohio.edu/alumni

We're excited to announce the launch of your redesigned alumni site at ohio.edu/alumni! Browse our calendar, check out photos from recent events, sign up for Bobcat Store offers and more. Your OHIO Alumni newsletter has been redesigned to match the new site, too. Let us know what you think.

Have you saved your spot for 'Spring Homecoming'? Register for On The Green Weekend, May 27-31! Register Now! »

Official launch of ohiowomen a success

Julie Zdanowicz, BFA '80, and Elizabeth Sayrs, dean of University College and vice provost for undergraduate education, at the ohiowomen initiative launch in March in Worthington, Ohio. Standing on the shoulders of Women in Philanthropy, ohiowomen aims to engage and support women of the OHIO community. See photos from the event.

5K to take place during On The Green Weekend

Join us for a springtime Bobcat Dash 5K run and walk full of color (and optional obstacles) on the OHIO bike path along the Hocking River. The event will feature athletic trainer and motivational speaker Sandy Krum, who will share advice and experiences from his time as the head athletic trainer and set medic for the hit television show, "The Biggest Loser."

Finals Week Survival Bags

OHIO's Student Alumni Board is offering Finals Week Survival Bags to help give OHIO students an extra study boost. The last day to order is April 13, and proceeds benefit SAB initiatives. Click here to order!

Ohio Today Online talks careers

Looking for a job? Want tips on securing a raise? OHIO's Career and Leadership Development Center (CLDC) offers free career advice to alumni. Click here to browse the Winter 2015 edition of Ohio Today Online and watch a video about the CLDC.

Attend the 2015 Student Research Expo

Ohio University invites alumni to its 2015 Student Research and Creative Activity Expo, an annual showcase of original work of more than 700 undergraduate, graduate and medical students. This year's event, free to the public, will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 9 at the Convocation Center. For more information, click here.

International Alumni Reunion in Athens

April 15-18, alumni with international ties will gather during OHIO's International Week to enjoy food, entertainment and intercultural programming for the entire OHIO community. Read more.

Singing Men of Ohio perform for alumni

OHIO's Singing Men toured the midwest for spring break, spreading the OHIO love wherever they went! Click here for a photo essay that tracks their trip!

OUr Day is April 17: Join the Flat Rufus contest
Annual Cruise-In at The Convo scheduled for May 16

Read about the 2015 Homecoming theme and logo

See the Ebony Bobcat Network 'Thurgood' photo gallery

Listen to WOUB interview with Glidden Professor Harry Greenfield

upcoming events


April 1
Dinner with 12 Strangers: Micah McCarey
6:30-8 p.m.

April 4
Nashville Chapter: Yazoo Brewery Tour and Tasting
12-2 p.m.
Nashville, TN

April 6
Nation's Capital Chapter: OHIO Alumni Softball

6:30 p.m.
Washington, D.C.

April 9
Tucson Chapter: Bobcat Dinner at El Charro Restaurant
6 p.m.
Tucson, AZ

April 9
Bobcat Family Reunion: Cleveland
6:30-8:30 p.m.

April 11
Greater Los Angeles Chapter: OUr Day Celebration at Strand Brewing Co.
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Torrance, CA

April 12
Massachusetts Chapter Serving New England: Bobcats at the Cavs vs. Celtics Game
1-6 p.m.
Boston, MA

April 15-18
International Alumni Reunion 2015

April 16
Bobcat Caravan – Cincinnati
5:30-7:30 p.m.

April 16
6th Annual Bare on the Bricks

8-11 p.m.

April 17
OUr Day!

All day

April 17
OUr Day: Dinner with 12 Strangers in Cincinnati: Kenneth Rusche and Larry Starr

6 p.m.

April 17
OUr Day: Dinner with 12 Strangers in Tampa: Casey Christopher

6:15 p.m.
Tampa, FL

April 17
OUr Day: Dinner with 12 Strangers in Ft. Myers: Rocky Mansfield

6:30 p.m.
Ft. Myers, FL

April 17
OUr Day: Dinner with 12 Strangers in Chicago: Lyndsay Markley

7 p.m.

April 17
OUr Day: Dinner with 12 Strangers in Wapakoneta: Craig Brown

7:30 p.m.
Wapakoneta, OH

April 18
Delta Sigma Pi’s 90th Anniversary Celebration: Student Registration

11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

April 18
Delta Sigma Pi’s 90th Anniversary Celebration

11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

April 18
Ohio University Women’s Club of Cleveland: Spring Scholarship Luncheon

11:30 a.m.
Beachwood, OH

April 25
Chicago Chapter: Bobcats Gone Wild

9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Brookfield, IL

April 25
Massachusetts Chapter Serving New England: Cooperative Brewing Session with OHIO Alumni

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Natlick, MA

April 30
Ebony Bobcat Network 70’s Decade Happy Hour

4:30-7:30 p.m.

April 30
Bobcat Caravan – Dayton

6-8 p.m.
Beavercreek, OH

Contact Us:

Ohio University Alumni Association
Konneker Alumni Center | 52 University Terrace | 1 Ohio University | Athens, OH 45701

Phone: 740-593-4800 | Fax: 740-593-0970
Email: alumni@ohio.edu

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