november 2015

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Ohio University MFA student Yaphet Jackman delivers an original piece of slam poetry on the College Green, thanking all who give of their time, talent and treasure to OHIO, providing students like him opportunities to grow and learn. Click here.

Watch the 2015 Homecoming recap video and see photos from the gala >> Click here to watch the recap video and here to see gala photos.

Meet your 2015-16 Alumni Association Legacy Scholars

The Ohio University Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship, created in 2003, helps children and grandchildren of Ohio University alumni continue the Bobcat tradition. Throughout history, many OHIO families have proudly shared the OHIO alumni experience.

Learn more about the 2015-2016 recipients here, and learn more about the scholarship here. Application deadline for students is Feb. 1, 2016 for the 2016-2017 school year.

Who’s next? Nominations open for 2016 Alumni Awards

Do you know an outstanding Bobcat who deserves to be recognized by his/her alma mater? Of course you do! Each year the Ohio University Alumni Association and OHIO Athletics honors alumni who have made their University proud, and the nominations for those awards come from Bobcats like you. Our new, easy online submission form is now available here. The deadline for nominations is Feb. 1, 2016. Watch our video of the 2015 Alumnus of the Year Clarence Page, BSJ '69, HON '93.

Black Friday at The Bobcat Store

The biggest OHIO merchandise savings of the year are coming up at The Bobcat Store, and just in time for the holidays. On Nov. 27, you'll save 25 percent off all apparel for Black Friday. We're celebrating Small Business Saturday on Nov. 28 with 15 percent off all Athens and Bobcat Artists, and on Cyber Monday, Nov. 30, you'll receive 15 percent off all non-apparel. No promo codes necessary. Happy shopping! Click here for details.

International alumni gather for a round of golf

A group of OHIO alumni in South Korea have found a way to connect through their mutual interest in the game of golf. The Seoul, South Korea chapter's golf club gives alumni the chance to play while they reflect on their time in Athens. Click here to read more.

Alumnus exhibition showcases historic photos of 1970 riots at OHIO

A collection of black and white photographs taken by Ohio University alumnus Ken Steinhoff is on display at the Athens County Historical Society and Museum. Exhibit entitled "The Sky Has Fallen – Troops, Turmoil and Teargas," which chronicles the OHIO campus riots in the days following the Kent State shootings in the spring of 1970. Click here to read more.

Send us your OHIO memorabilia

Have OHIO photos or items to share? We are looking for mementos to display in the Alumni Lounge for all to enjoy. E-mail Victoria McFadden at mcfaddev@ohio.edu with details of items you may wish to donate.

Women's club in Cleveland to hold annual auction

Save the date for On The Green Weekend May 19-22, 2016

Scholarship honoring alumna Barbara Strom Thompson supports its first recipient

Akron Association white elephant auction Nov. 14

OHIO Newsmaker's Gala honors faculty who elevate University

upcoming events


Nov. 1
Pittsburgh Chapter: Steelers vs Bengals Game
1 p.m.

Nov. 2
Massachusetts Chapter Serving New England: Chapter Conference Call
7:30 ‐ 9 p.m.
From the convenience of your home

Nov. 4
Houston Chapter: Ohio vs Bowling Green Game Watch

7 ‐ 11 p.m.

Nov. 7
San Diego Bobcats: Temecula FUNraiser Wine Tour
10 a.m. ‐ 4:30 p.m.
San Diego

Nov. 7
Ohio University Women's Club of Cleveland: Annual Fall Luncheon & Auction
11 a.m. ‐ 3 p.m.

Orlando Chapter: Second Harvest Food Bank Volunteer Day
1 ‐ 4 p.m.

Nov. 10
Greater Dayton Chapter: Athens Invasion in Dayton
6:30 ‐ 11 p.m.

Nov. 10
Nations Capital Chapter: A Tuesday Night with the Cats Game Watch
8 ‐ 11 p.m.

Nov. 13-15
Blueline Boosters: OHIO Hockey Alumni and Hall of Fame Weekend 2015

Nov. 13-15
Ohio Volleyball Reunion

Nov. 13
Lunch with 12 Strangers: Lancaster
12 ‐ 1:30 p.m.
Lancaster, OH

Nov. 14
Greater Los Angeles: 10th Annual Hermosa Pub Tour & Alumni Brunch
11 a.m.
Torrance, CA

Nov. 14
Akron Association of Ohio University Women: White Elephant Fundraiser Auction at Wolf Creek Winery
3:30 ‐ 5:30 p.m.
Norton, OH

Nov. 17
Dinner with 12 Strangers: Thanksgiving Edition
6:30 ‐ 8 p.m.

Nov. 19
Pride Society Wine & Cheese Soirée
6 ‐ 9 p.m.

Nov. 19
Pittsburgh Chapter: 3rd Annual Holiday Party
6 p.m.

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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