may 2016

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OHIO, Cleveland State collaborate for Women’s Leadership Symposium

More than 800 women from around the state, all with ties to OHIO and/or Cleveland State University, gathered for a women’s conference unlike any other. Read about the symposium here.

Mother’s Day special at The Bobcat Store: 10 percent off Lorelei’s brownies, Passion Works flowers, Keith Chapman jewelry and OHIO artwork!

Register for On The Green Weekend, May 18-22

The sun is shining and the 2015-16 school year is quickly coming to an end, which can only mean one thing: the annual On The Green Weekend is almost here! Don’t miss the one-and-only Ohio University spring Homecoming, taking place May 18 to 22. Celebrate academics and the arts with activities for the entire Bobcat family, like Alumni College, Bobcat Dash, Cruise-In at the Convo, and Concert Under the Elms. To register and find out more about OTG 2016, click here.

Young Professionals Conference for recent grads

Navigating the post-college professional realm is an uphill battle. Fortunately, the Bobcat network is throwing a lifeline to those young professionals who are determined to make their mark. With sessions on salary negotiations, LinkedIn and other social media platforms, cultural competence in the workplace and Career and Leadership Development Center resources, our OHIO graduates will leave feeling empowered in their professional efforts. Read more about this unique program here.

May 3 is OHIO Day in Columbus

Attend the Women’s Leadership Seminar, take a tour of the Dublin Campus, visit the Ronald McDonald House with BobcaThon, have Dinner with 12 Bobcats, or simply sport your OHIO colors in Columbus for OHIO Day! We’re painting it green and white around the city. Read more about these activities here. OHIO Athletics is bringing your favorite Bobcat to Columbus for the day to give fans coupons and Green & White promotional items. Stop by one of the following locations to snap a photo with Rufus:

Dublin Campus: 11 a.m.-Noon
Easton: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Ronald McDonald House: 3-4 p.m.
Polaris: 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Don’t forget to post your #SelfieswithRufus using the hashtag, and tag @OHIOAlumni, @OhioBobcats and @ohio_rufus to enter to win a special OHIO prize package.


Q: Approximately how many bricks were used to construct Baker University Center in January 2007?

A) 210,000 - 254,999
B) 255,000 - 299,999
C) 300,000 - 344,999
D) 345,000+

Think you know the answer? Click here to find out.

Film Festival to celebrate decade classics

This year’s lineup for the On The Green Film Festival, May 19-21, will feature blockbusters from 1966, 1976 and 1986. Join us at the Athena for some of your classic film favorites back on the big screen, including: "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," "Bad News Bears," "All the President’s Men," "Ferris Bueller’s Day Off" and "Top Gun." Read more about this year’s Festival here.

Last chance to save 16% on Cutter & Buck apparel

Return to campus for On The Green Weekend dressed in your Bobcat best! Celebrate On The Green Weekend early by receiving 16 percent off all Cutter & Buck apparel when you use promo code OTG2016 at The Bobcat Store. Order by April 30 to receive your apparel in time for On The Green Weekend.

Event celebrates life of VISCOM Director Emeritus Chuck Scott

LGBT Center reflects of a year of collaboration and inclusion

International Street Fair celebrates global diversity, united community

Athens Beautification Day nets over 900 volunteers, 3,000+ service hours

upcoming events


May 3
State Government Luncheon
11:30 a.m. ‐ 1:30 p.m.

May 3
Bobcat Caravan - Lancaster

6 ‐ 8 p.m.
Lancaster, OH

May 7
Greater Cleveland Chapter: Hunger Network Walk
9:30 ‐ 11:30 a.m.

May 7
Akron Association of Ohio University Women: Book Discussion
1 ‐ 3 p.m.
Barberton, OH

May 10
Ohio University Women's Club: Spring Potluck

1 ‐ 5 p.m.
Brecksville, OH

May 11
Pittsburgh Chapter: Name that Tune Trivia at The Summit in Mt. Washington
7 ‐ 10 p.m.

May 12
Center for International Studies Reception
6 ‐ 9 p.m.
Washington, DC

May 13
Greater Cleveland Chapter: Take Me OUt to the Ballgame - Indians vs. Twins

7:10 ‐ 10:30 p.m.

May 18 ‐ 22
On the Green Weekend: On-Campus Housing and Event Registration

May 18
Bobcat Caravan - Columbus
5:30 ‐ 7:30 p.m.

May 18
Pittsburgh Chapter: Pirates Game on the Miller Lite Rooftop

6:30 ‐ 10 p.m.

May 21
Greater Los Angeles Chapter: 4th Annual Ohio University Alumni Wine Tasting Event
3 ‐ 5 p.m.
Los Angeles

May 21
Massachusetts Chapter Serving New England: OHIO Night at Fenway
4 ‐ 7 p.m.

May 21
Student Senate Alumni Society: Open Board Meeting and Celebratory Dinner

5 ‐ 7:30 p.m.

May 25
Bobcat Caravan - Cincinnati
7 ‐ 9:30 p.m.
Washington, DC

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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