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Ohio State Day of Giving

What is Day of Giving? A 24-hour, fun, inspiring and highly digital event for alumni, students, staff, faculty and friends to come together to support Ohio State. On Feb. 28, 2018 Buckeyes will give back and pay forward in support of their favorite cause, college or program.   How can alumni groups support? 1. Visit dayofgiving.osu.edu on…

Alumni Group Tier Check-Ins

Mid-year check-ins for your group’s progress towards your Scarlet/Gray/Carmen tier status are here! For groups to be tiered as a Scarlet or Gray alumni group they must have at least four officers (President, Vice President, Secretary & Treasurer), and all officers and standing committee chairs must be sustaining or life members of the association, in…

Nominations Process for Alumni Awards

Do you know a Buckeye who’s worthy of an award? Nominate your pick for the Ohio State Alumni Awards. In 2018, we’re celebrating 60 years of excellence while welcoming the newest alumni to our circle of winners. Help us honor those who have brought extraordinary credit to Ohio State. Nominate someone today! Please contact Sarah…

2018 Summer Send Off Process

Summer is just around the corner, and new Buckeyes will be starting their Ohio State journey in just a few months. As a reminder, information was sent via email to club leaders on Feb. 5 on how to share your club’s interest in hosting a Summer Send-Off event. If you haven’t had the chance to…

#BuckeyeLove: February 2018

Alumni groups are encouraged to join the entire Buckeye community by sharing their love of Ohio State on social media during the month of February. #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: love for people (alumni…

Bowl Bound Buckeyes: Cotton Bowl Recap

In December, Buckeyes from across the nation headed to Dallas, Texas to support the football team take on the USC Trojans. Returning with a victory in a tow, the trip was full of great memories for the Ohio State faithful. On the morning of Dec. 28, the Office of Volunteer Relations and Student Life hosted…

Buckeyes Pay It Forward

As part of the Buck-I-Serv program, 357 Ohio State students connected with 12 alumni clubs during winter break while performing community service throughout the country. Alumni groups that hosted students in December were: Boston New York City Washington; DC Atlanta New Orleans Knoxville Charleston, SC Florida Suncoast Naples Tri-County, Florida Central Florida Pensacola (working on…

Redesigned Speaker List

I hope you had a chance to join us for the January webinar on the Speaker List. If not you can view the archived version here. We have revised the list and separated speakers by category to help you reach your number of events for the year. I think you will find it much easier to navigate and…

Welcome, Don Stenta!

Dr. Don Stenta has joined the alumni association as Assistant Vice President of Alumni Experiences. Don, previously the Director of Recreational Sports and Interim Senior Director of the Student Wellness Center, has dedicated his career to higher education. After more than 25 years of progressive success as a leader within the Office of Student Life…

Application Fee Waiver for Online Programs

Alumni who apply to an online program at Ohio State can now have their application fee waived. The pilot offering through OSUAA and Ohio State Online saves alumni $60, and is available for applications submitted now through June 30, 2018. This benefit is a great fit for alumni who are looking to move up in…