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Best Practices: Summer Send-Off Social Media

If you haven’t already done so, we encourage groups to begin promoting summer send-off events through your group’s social media channels. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. are great outlets to create awareness about an upcoming event. Check out the Summer Send-Off toolkit to find social media graphics and sample copy that you can pattern your group’s…

Alumni leadership awards

Calling all Buckeye volunteers! We’re seeking nominations for the 2019 Alumni Leadership Symposium awards. The deadline to apply is July 20. Make a nomination

Buckeyes Give: Month of Service – April 2019

Important dates To participate in the Buckeyes Give: Month of Service, all projects should occur between April 1-30. Projects submitted on Ohio State VolunteerMatch will receive a reply within 72 hours. 10 business days in advance of your service project, email Nadine at holmes.115@osu.edu to confirm your mailing address for your shirts. To receive a volunteer recruitment email,…

Alumni groups are invited to sign up for Buckeye Nation Rewards

  Buckeye Nation Rewards is an exciting new loyalty program from Ohio State that makes it easy to win exclusive rewards, discounts, Buckeye gear, dream vacations, incredible experiences and more, just by staying up to date with Ohio State and its sponsors. Join the rest of Buckeye Nation and start getting rewarded for all of your love and support. A great way to share…

Call for Buckeye Buzz submissions

Has your club or society recently hosted an event or an initiative that has made a huge impact? We want to hear more about all of the great things that alumni groups are doing in their area. Share your accomplishments through the Buckeye Buzz submission form.

2019 Alumni Awards

The nomination process for the 2019 Ohio State Alumni Awards is officially underway. These awards are presented annually by the Alumni Association and recognize Ohio State’s most accomplished alumni. There are eight award categories that offer the opportunity to nominate alumni in a number of different achievement areas. Many alumni groups have long-time volunteers who…

Results from volunteer leadership survey

View survey results This past spring, we asked alumni group leaders and volunteers to evaluate the regional engagement program through an online survey. We’re extremely appreciative of everyone who took the time to provide feedback on the strengths and weaknesses of the program. We’re excited to explore opportunities for improvement based on your responses.  

#BuckeyeLove 2019

Download social media graphics to share Alumni groups are encouraged to join the entire Buckeye community by sharing their love of Ohio State on social media from Feb. 1–14. #BuckeyeLove is limitless and truly in the eye of the beholder. It can take many forms, with affinity and gratitude stories including but not limited to:…

Review your Alumni Group Logo Usage by January 31, 2019

It’s been over three years since we introduced the Regional Engagement plan. This was a comprehensive effort to support our 170 alumni groups around the world. A huge part of that alignment is our university brand. The logos, images and trademarks provide a consistent Buckeye look and feel. Most groups are doing a stellar job…

Group Showcase: Dance Team Alumni Society

Want to feel inspired by new programming ideas? Get in touch with the Dance Team Alumni Society. In the past year, they’ve hosted a variety of programs such as a wellness session and special performance at an Ohio State basketball game. Dance team alumni travel to the national competition for the current team each year…