The Ohio State University Alumni Association


Spring 2019
Mind wide open

Mind wide open

A powerful alliance

A powerful alliance

Learn how a cooperative relationship between AEP and Ohio State is helping heal land damaged by surface mining.

Rise and shine with Ryan Day

Rise and shine with Ryan Day

Get to know Ryan Day, the dedicated family man behind Ohio State Buckeyes men’s football as he prepares to lead the team into the 2019 season.

Growing with intention

Growing with intention

Discover the stories behind eight beautiful, cultivated gardens for health, social change, research and learning at The Ohio State University.

Meet Rhodes scholar Laila Ujayli

Meet Rhodes scholar Laila Ujayli

Meet Ohio State’s latest Rhodes scholar, a 2018 Ohio State grad who majored in English and international relations and minored in business and screenwriting.

Catching up with Rhodes scholar Ilhan Dahir ’15

Catching up with Rhodes scholar Ilhan Dahir ’15

Step into the shoes of Ilhan Dahir ’15, who landed a prestigious Rhodes scholarship after graduating from Ohio State and is eager for her next intellectual adventure.

Gratitude for a great run

Gratitude for a great run

Look back on the tenure of Ohio State Buckeyes football coach Urban Meyer, whose seven seasons yielded a championship and an undefeated record against Michigan.

Spring garden prep with Pam Bennett

Spring garden prep with Pam Bennett

Gear up for spring planting with Pam Bennett, an Ohio State horticulturalist and director of the state master gardener program.

This one’s dedicated …

This one’s dedicated …

Read heartfelt dedications by Ohio State professors in books they’ve added to the university’s library collections through the Faculty Recognition Program.

Put some science in your March Madness bracket

Put some science in your March Madness bracket

Don’t fill in your March Madness bracket without these tips from Ohio State economists. With picks based in science, you just might beat last year’s performance.

Books inspire hope, bravery in kids facing illness

Books inspire hope, bravery in kids facing illness

Follow along with the story of a brave boy and his porcupine friend facing a scary illness in this animated excerpt of a children’s book penned by two Ohio State grads.

Opening the doors of education to all

Opening the doors of education to all

Meet Adrienne Hopson, an instructor at Ohio State Mansfield whose calling to education extends far beyond her own classroom.

Q&A with alumni board member Gilda Spencer

Q&A with alumni board member Gilda Spencer

Get to know Gilda Livingston Spencer ’83, lawyer, mom and wife and a member of The Ohio State University Alumni Association board.

Where I live: Atlanta

Where I live: Atlanta

Explore Georgia’s bustling capital city with Ohio State alumni who call it home. Music, dining, culture, sports, business — it’s all here.

Get a clue!

Get a clue!

Raise your pens for this alumni-themed crossword filled with some of the sports figures, intellectuals, artists and business minds who got their start at Ohio State.

Pro tips for planning a graduation party

Pro tips for planning a graduation party

Alumni association events pros dish on the good, the bad and the ugly of planning events. Mimic their successes and chuckle along with their fumbles.

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Read letters to the editor from the Spring 2019 edition of Ohio State Alumni Magazine.

Web exclusives

Tips to help you stress less

Tips to help you stress less

Explore evidence-based tactics for reducing stress, whether you have a month or an hour to spare, brought to you by Ohio State’s chief wellness officer.

AlumNews

AlumNews

Learn about the life events of fellow Ohio State alums or submit an announcement of your own news.

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Remembering alumni who recently passed away