OHIOalumni

september 2018


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OHIO Beacons of Excellence

OHIO Beacons of Excellence

Bobcats have countless reasons to be proud. This video spotlights just a few of our favorites.

Register for Homecoming 2018, Oct. 15-20! 

Bobcat Nation welcomes new executive director of OHIO Alumni Association

Bobcat Nation welcomes new executive director of OHIO Alumni Association

Ohio Today news caught up with Erin Essak Kopp for a brief chat about her OHIO journey so far and the Association’s upcoming strategic planning process. Click here to read the Q&A and to take a strategic plan survey.

Registration underway for Homecoming Parade

Registration underway for Homecoming Parade 

Ohio University’s 2018 Homecoming Parade will kick off at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, with spirited floats, banners and displays celebrating the theme “Athens State of Mind.” Read more about this annual tradition of Bobcat Pride.

OHIO alumna finds success in the world of public relations

OHIO alumna finds success in the world of public relations

Relevance International founder and CEO Suzanne Rosnowski, BSJ ’01, has built one of the fastest-growing independently owned public relations firms. Read about her journey from Athens to the Big Apple and beyond.

LA Bobcats are gearing up for the annual Hollywood Bowl

LA Bobcats are gearing up for the annual Hollywood Bowl

This year’s OHIO Alumni Night at the Hollywood Bowl brings the Big Easy to La La Land and Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis and First Lady Ruthie Nellis to their first gathering with the L.A.-area Bobcats. 

OHIOtrivia

Q: The OHIO community is breaking ground on a new building that will house the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. That department currently resides in Clippinger Laboratories. Dedicated in July 1965, what was the original name of Clippinger Laboratories?

A. The Science and Engineering Campus
B. The Calhoun Center for Science and Engineering
C. The Center for Science and Engineering
D. The Ohio University Science Center

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

Black Alumni Reunion planned for September 2019

Black Alumni Reunion planned for September 2019

A signature alumni weekend, the Black Alumni Reunion is designed to welcome the University’s black alumni and celebrate their ties to OHIO.

ohiotoday radio

What would you say to your first-year self?

Check out another episode of Ohio Today radio’s new podcast, Dear Bobcat.

OHIO alumnus opens nation’s largest indoor adventure park 

OHIO alumnus opens nation’s largest indoor adventure park 

Greg Carlin, BBA ’99, MBA ’00, talks about elevating fun and fitness and providing a boost to his hometown at ohiotoday.org.

Travel the world with your fellow Bobcats

Travel the world with your fellow Bobcats  

Learn about culture, art and history from top OHIO experts, all while experiencing the friendship and fun of your OHIO family.

Pete Souza to keynote Federal Government Alumni Luncheon

Pete Souza to keynote Federal Government Alumni Luncheon

Register now for this Sept. 27 event featuring Pete Souza, OHIO professor emeritus and former chief White House photographer for Presidents Obama and Reagan.

Regional campuses ranked among nation’s best for working students

Regional campuses ranked among nation’s best for working students

A study found OHIO’s Eastern and Zanesville campuses among 20 U.S. cities that offer students “the best chances of working their way through college.”

Labor Day sale at The Bobcat Store

Labor Day sale at The Bobcat Store

From Sept. 1-3, the official store of the OHIO Alumni Association is offering 15 percent off all merchandise and free shipping site-wide.


Celtic Lands


Drive your convertible in the 2018 Homecoming Parade

College of Business alumnus gives back through enhancement fund

OHIO alumni share journeys to becoming published authors

Ohio University shares 2017-2018 Annual Report


upcoming events

HIGHLIGHTS

Sept. 1
Ebony Bobcat Network Columbus — HS Student Trip: OHIO vs. Howard Football
9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Columbus, OH

Sept. 5-16
Alumni Travel: Journey to Cornwall-Bath, London, Cornish Coast

Sept. 5
Honors Tutorial College Society of Alumni & Friends — HTC Alumni Book Club via Skype 2018

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Sept. 5
Oregon Chapter: Bobcats and Brews at the Zoo
5 – 9 p.m.
Portland, OR

Sept. 6
Chicago Chapter — Cocktails and Connections
6 – 8 p.m.
Chicago, IL

Sept. 8
Greater Dayton Chapter — Raise Your Brush for Future Bobcats 2018
1 – 3:30 p.m.
Centerville, OH

Sept. 8
Greater Los Angeles Chapter — Hollywood Bowl: New Orleans 300th Birthday Celebration

6 – 10 p.m.
Los Angeles, CA

Sept. 9-17
Alumni Travel: American Empress — Wines of the Pacific Northwest

Sept. 9
Denver Chapter — O.A.R. at Red Rocks

5 p.m. – Midnight
Morrison, CO

Sept. 15
Nation's Capital Chapter: OHIO vs. UVA Football Game
9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Charlottesville, VA

Sept. 15
Southern Chapter — Sept. Harvest for the Hungry Food Pantry Fundraiser

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Ironton, OH

Sept. 15
Bobcat Bash: OHIO Football vs. Virginia

Noon – 2 p.m.
Charlottesville, VA

Sept. 15
Cleveland Bobcats — Co-ed Kickball Tournament

Noon – 6 p.m.
Highland Heights, OH

Sept. 20
ITS Advisory Board — Thomas Lonsbury Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser

10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Multiple locations

Sept. 22
Bobcat Bash: OHIO Football vs. Cincinnati

Time: TBA
Cincinnati, OH

Sept. 22
Student Senate Alumni Society — OHIO vs. Cincinnati Football Game

Time: TBA
Cincinnati, OH

Sept. 22
Middle Tennessee Chapter — Bobcats Give Back: Hands on Nashville Day 2018

8 a.m. – Noon
Nashville, TN

Sept. 26
Fall Bobcat Breakfast: Employer Registration

8 – 10 a.m.
Athens, OH

Sept. 26
Fall Bobcat Breakfast: Student Registration

8 – 10 a.m.
Athens, OH

Sept. 27
Federal Government Alumni Luncheon 2018

Noon – 2 p.m.
Washington, D.C.

Sept. 27
Central Ohio Alumni Chapter — Ohio University Paint Night

6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Worthington, OH

Sept. 29
Denver Chapter — Ohio College & Universities Cornhole Tournament

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Denver, CO

Sept. 30
Ebony Bobcat Network Columbus — MDA Walk 2018

9 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Columbus, 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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