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Buckeye Book Community

As we have for the past couple years, we again invite you to participate in our Buckeye Book Community program! More on Buckeye Book Community Each summer all first year students complete their first college assignment by participating in the Buckeye Book Community (BBC). First year students are given a selected book during orientation.  They are…

New Vendor Process

Our Regional Engagement team and Ohio State’s Trademark & Licensing Department have developed a new process to allow alumni groups to use local vendors for merchandise! Groups interested in using a local vendor must contact their Regional Engagement Officer or Regional Alumni Communication Manager first to being the process.  Please be sure to share the vendor’s…

Scholarship – Tuition, Fees, Room and Board Increase

Scholarship Leaders, you may have heard that tuition, fees, room and board are being increased under the Ohio State Tuition Guarantee program.  To read more about it, please visit here. The University Registrar page has information for you to read.  Although there is a slight increase for the first time since the 2012-13 year, costs will…

July Speaker Profile

Dale Gnidovec, Curator, Orton Geological Museum For more than 25 years, Gnidovec has served as the collections manager (and now Curator) of the Orton Geological Museum in the Department of Geological Sciences. Gnidovec is charged with managing a collection of over 50,000 rocks, minerals and fossils. He also cares for the museum’s exhibit hall, gives guided…

Congrats to Scarlet, Gray and Carmen!

Congratulations to all of our groups! Thanks for another great year! 56% of our groups are Scarlet, up from 50% last year! Scarlet Groups Air Force ROTC Alumnae Scholarship Housing Army ROTC Arts & Sciences Athens Atlanta Austin Aviation Black Alumni Bluegrass Brevard County Central Florida Charleston, SC Charlotte Cheerleaders Chicago Circle K Cleveland Columbiana…

Scholarship Award Season

As scholarship award season comes to a close, I thank you for your hard work in sending over 400 club sponsored students to Ohio State with scholarships for the academic year 2017-18.  If you have any changes prior to the first day of classes (August 22), let me know as I can work with Financial…

June Speaker Profile

Jim Fowler Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Outreach Director, The STEAM Factory Jim is a mathematician at The Ohio State University. His research interests broadly include geometry and topology, and more specifically focus on the topology of high-dimensional manifolds and geometric group theory. In other words, he thinks in depth about highly symmetric geometric objects….

Best of Luck, Chad Warren!

Once a Buckeye, always a Buckeye! We wanted to share that our very own Chad Warren has been selected for an incredible leadership opportunity as Senior Associate Vice President for Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving and Executive Director of the UNLV Alumni Association at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Chad has been a champion…

May Speaker Profile

Dr. Chris Kaeding, Executive Director of Sports Medicine Christopher Kaeding has served more than 10 years as director of the Ohio State Sports Medicine Center. In that capacity, Kaeding oversees a program that combines the clinical care of the student-athlete with much broader research and educational programs designed to benefit the University and the entire community. Following…

Ordering an Award Certificate

If you would like to honor your scholarship students at your banquet, high school awards assembly or summer send-off, you can order an award certificate from Leslie Smith at the alumni association. They are free and easily fit in to an award folder or frame. Email Leslie for more information!