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Away Game Football Ticket Requests

It is that time of year again to begin the process to request football tickets for a 2020 Ohio State football game. (At this time, we have not received word on the ticket prices for the away games).  Submission online for away game ticket requests must be completed by March 13, 2020. Important Away Game…

2020 Summer Send-Off Event Information

Summer is right around the corner! Last year there were 55 events and 2,172 students that attended these events around the world, covering places from Delaware County, OH to Shanghai, China. Make sure you get a head start on planning for this year’s event between 7/6/20 – 8/16/20! Don’t forget to post your event information by…

#TackleHunger recap

Each gift secured five meals for a food-insecure student and over 20% of students on campus have food insecurity. Final Score OSU: 32,033 gifts vs. PSU 42,749 gifts. Although we didn’t come out on top, #BuckeyeNation raised more than $160,000 for the #TackleHunger Giving Challenge, resulting in 800,000 meals for our campus food pantry!

New year, new club/society!

The start of a new year is always a great time to update your Alumni Group succession planning, annual programming or retreat planning. Here are a few brainstorming activities and/or questions that you can ask your board at the next meeting. Checklist of items to consider: Why did you join the Board? Why do you…

Global Carmen toolkit for clubs and societies

What is Global Carmen? Carmen Ohio has chimed throughout campus, and in our hearts, since 1918. Help us celebrate our sesquicentennial by joining Buckeyes from around the world in a global performance of our beloved alma mater! For the celebration, we are creating mashup video of alumni, students, faculty/staff and friends singing Carmen Ohio. Record and…

Ohio State alumni app cheat sheet for clubs and societies

Alumni clubs and societies have customizable areas within the Ohio State alumni app. The two areas for customization are a lead image and purpose statement. Lead image A lead image should be taken in a horizontal orientation. The file size should be large. If you’re submitting an image from your phone, select ‘large’ or ‘actual…

NEW: Alumni Scholars Program online application process

Scholarship leaders and club presidents were briefed in May about changes being made to the Alumni Scholars Program (ASP). Since then, there are updates that we want all club leaders to know concerning the new process. Starting this fall, students will be directed to the Alumni Association website to complete the ASP application process. Application…

Sesquicentennial celebration opportunities for clubs and societies

Since its founding in 1870, The Ohio State University has epitomized the belief that in educating our citizenry, we ensure a better tomorrow for ourselves and as a society. In the academic year 2019-2020, The Ohio State University will mark 150 years with a global celebration for all Buckeyes. Join us as we honor and…

Group spotlight: OSURA Society

Bravo to volunteer leaders of The Ohio State University Retirees Association. They raised $12,000 in their first month after establishing a new endowment to raise funds for the Ohio State student food pantry on campus. Great work, Buckeyes!