may 2018

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Don’t miss On The Green Weekend May 16-19 in Athens

Expect food, superheroes, classic cars, academics and good Bobcat vibes — be there!

Register for On The Green Weekend today

International Week takes Athens by storm

Members of the Ohio University and Athens communities joined together for the annual tradition celebrating the global diversity of the collective community. Check out photos of this year’s International Street Fair.

Free shipping on drinkware just in time for Mother’s Day

Searching for the perfect Mother’s Day gift? The Bobcat Store has you covered! Get free shipping on all drinkware – and, as always, your purchase helps support the OHIO Alumni Association. Shop now.

OHIO author’s new book delivers curve on America’s game

"Beep: Inside the Unseen World of Baseball for the Blind" was published in March by Swallow Press, the trade imprint of Ohio University Press. Read a Q&A with author David Wanczyk, MA '06, PHD '10, editor of New Ohio Review and coordinator for special programs in OHIO's English department. To receive news, updates and specials from OU Press, join our OU Press Insiders email list.

Catch your favorite food and film On The Green

Fall in love with Athens all over again this May by experiencing your favorite food truck cuisine or catching a classic movie at the historic Athena Cinema during On The Green Weekend, May 16-19. Learn more about these events and register today!

What's your Bobcat personality?

Attend the 2018 Women’s Leadership Symposium this June

Join the OHIO and The Ohio State University Alumni Associations for a daylong exchange of ideas surrounding the unique strengths and challenges of being a woman on Saturday, June 16. Register today to reserve your spot.


Q: What is the official name of the arched structure on the northwest corner of College Green, at the intersection of Union and Court Streets?

A. College Gate
B. Alumni Gateway
C. Class Gate
D. College Gateway

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

Recent graduate, Alumni Association board member reflects on the OHIO experience

Two-time alumnus Kyle Triplett attributes much of his early career success to the lessons and skills he learned both in and out of the classroom. 

Head back to the classroom at On The Green Weekend

Prepare for an intellectually stimulating weekend in Athens filled with Alumni College courses and historic tours. Learn more about these events and register today!


Fostering Hope 

Ohio University Press released two books that peer into the complexities of foster care in Appalachia. Read the story in the winter issue of ohiotoday. 

New Zealand

VIDEO: 1804 Fund supports project to boost nursing students’ confidence, marketability

Informational kiosk to be unveiled at Emeriti Park during On The Green Weekend

OHIO’s State Government Alumni Luncheon celebrates Voinovich School 10th anniversary

OHIO Pride Society rallies Bobcats for AIDS Walk Ohio

Join us for "A Taste of Athens...in Cleveland!" on June 7

upcoming events


May 1
Southern Alumni Chapter – Southern Bobcats & Friends Spring Dinner
Ironton, OH

May 2 - 10
Alumni Travel: Apulia-Undiscovered Italy

May 2 - 6
Alumni Travel: The Kentucky Derby

Louisville, KY

May 4
Voinovich School Graduation Reception
4 – 7 p.m.
Athens, OH

May 4
Nation’s Capital Chapter – Two Trains Running
8 – 10 p.m.
Washington, D.C.

May 5
Akron Association of Ohio University Women – Bobcats at the Zoo
11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Akron, OH

May 5
Metro NYC Bobcats – Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees

11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Bronx, NY

May 6 - 14
Alumni Travel: American Queen – Southern Grandeur

May 7
Ohio University Southern – Bernard L. Edwards Memorial Golf Tournament

1 – 7 p.m.
Huntington, WV

May 7
2018 Bobcat Caravan – Dayton
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Beavercreek, OH

May 9 - 17
Alumni Travel: Oceania Cruise – Riviera Rhapsody

May 10
Cleveland Bobcats – Bobcats Takeover Brewnuts, Round 2
6 – 10 p.m.
Cleveland, OH

May 10
Middle Tennessee Chapter – Shaking Paws
6 – 9 p.m.
Nashville, TN

May 12
Cleveland Bobcats – 30th Annual Run/Walk for Hunger
8:10 a.m. – Noon
Cleveland, OH

May 12
Ohio University Women’s Club of Greater Cleveland – Spring Luncheon 2018
11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Cleveland, OH

May 12
Toledo Chapter – Toledo pub tOUr
1:30 – 6 p.m.
Various Locations

May 12
Pittsburgh Chapter – Bobcats Helping Bobcats: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Fundraiser
5 – 8 p.m.
Pittsburgh, PA

May 12
Greater Los Angeles Chapter – OHIO Night at Dodger Stadium
6 – 9 p.m.
Los Angeles, CA

May 12
Denver Chapter – The Bricks to Broadway Bar Crawl
7 – 10 p.m.
Various Locations

May 14
Ohio University Women’s Club of Greater Cleveland – Spring Potluck
6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Brecksville, OH

May 15 - June 1
Alumni Travel: Essential Europe

May 16 - 19
On The Green Weekend
Athens, OH

May 17 - 25
Alumni Travel: Scottish Isles & Norwegian Fjords

May 17 - 25
Alumni Travel: Village Life in Dordogne

May 21
2018 Bobcat Caravan – Athens
6 – 8 p.m.
Athens, OH

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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