august 2015

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Long-time volunteer Bob Wolfinger joins fellow Bobcats and their families on the Great Journey through Europe OHIO tour this summer, beginning in Zermatt, Switzerland. Click here to view more photos from their trip.

Homecoming 2015 schedule announced! Register for the Oct. 5-10 event today!

Share your Stories of OHIO

Whether your time as a student on the bricks of Ohio University was ages ago or just last year, we want to hear about your memories at the game, in the residence halls, in the classroom and everything in between. Your Alumni Association is collecting these stories in preparation for Homecoming 2015. Share your stories here and watch them become part of the week’s ambiance in Athens.

Coveted photo by alumnus now available

1993 alumnus Robert Powell spent his childhood admiring the majesty of the Athens Campus, and aims to capture it with his photography. His 2014 image of South Green has garnered a great deal of attention from fellow Bobcats, and at long last prints of the nighttime shot are available for purchase at The Bobcat Store. Read more about the story behind the print here.

Last chance to register for EBN Weekend in Cleveland

There’s something for everyone at this year’s 5th annual Ebony Bobcat Network Breakfast Meeting and Dance. Learn more about EBN and how it supports the Urban Scholars Endowment Program during breakfast, enjoy a happy hour at at Take 5, and boogie all night long at the long-awaited Rep your Colors Sip ‘N Soul Dance. It’s not too late to join in the celebration! Register now and book your hotel rooms using group code EBC for a special group rate.

OUAA selects new members for Board of Directors

The Ohio University Alumni Association (OUAA) is proud to announce the selection of three new Board members. Central Ohioan Bryon H. Carley, New Philadelphia native Kyle W. Triplett and Julia B. Righter from Columbus began their terms on July 1, 2015. The OUAA Board of Directors is composed of 28 OHIO graduates who uphold the Association’s mission to connect, inform, serve and engage alumni with their alma mater. Read more here.

Summer issue of Ohio Today celebrates women

Watch your mailbox for the next edition of Ohio Today, which includes dozens of stories, photos, and online extras that applaud female Bobcats: alumnae, faculty, staff, and students. Read about the centerfold photo of over 300 women of Ohio University here.

Brick sculpture installed at new residential housing site

A three-dimensional brick relief sculpture was installed on the site of South Green’s brand new housing structures, as a gateway and tribute to the green. The sculpture includes iconic images and symbols of the University. Read more here.

Rooftop event in Chicago scheduled for August 31

City dwellers, suburbanites, young professionals and families of Bobcats will come together to root root root for their home team from a neighboring rooftop as the Cubs take on the Cincinnati Reds. Register for the event here.

Ridges Stabilization project to begin this summer

Sign up for our Alumni Tour Program opt-in list

Big Apple alumni plan for Sunset Cruise

Tobacco-Free Policy Begins at Athens Campus Aug. 1

upcoming events


August 1
Greater Dayton Chapter: Dayton Bobcats at the Ballpark
5 - 10 p.m.

August 5
Washington, D.C. Student Send-Off
5 - 7 p.m.
Arlington, VA

August 8
Metro NYC Chapter: 4th Annual Bobcat Pub Tour

2:30 p.m..
Hoboken, NJ

August 11
Pittsburgh Student Send-Off
6 - 8 p.m.
Pittsburgh, PA

August 11
San Diego Chapter: OHIO Alumni at Padres vs. Reds
7 p.m.
San Diego, CA

August 12
Cleveland Student Send-Off
6 - 8 p.m.

August 13
Bay Area Bobcat Wine Tasting Event
5 - 7:30 p.m.
San Francisco, CA

August 14 - 16
The Ebony Bobcat Network 5th Annual Breakfast Meeting & Dance

August 15
Chicago Chapter: Small Business Saturday
11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Chicago, IL

August 15
Greater Cincinnati Chapter: 2nd Annual Summer Bash - Christian Moerlein Brewing Co.
2:30 - 6 p.m.

August 15
Greater Los Angeles Chapter: OU Alumni Dodgers vs. Reds Game
6 p.m.
Los Angeles, CA

August 19
Massachusetts Chapter Serving New England: Ohio Alumni at the Boston Red Sox
7:10 p.m.
Boston, MA

Contact Us:

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

Phone: 740-593-4300 | Fax: 740-593-0970
Email: alumni@ohio.edu

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