The Ohio State University Alumni Association


Spring 2020
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A nature that nurtures

A nature that nurtures

Hearts and minds

Hearts and minds

Discover how Dr. Quinn Capers IV is making people healthier by diversifying Ohio State’s medical students and teaching today’s doctors to overcome biases.

Scarlet, gray and read all over

Scarlet, gray and read all over

Learn how a team of student journalists produces one of the country’s longest running and most respected student publications, The Lantern, at Ohio State.

A lasting portrait of progress

A lasting portrait of progress

Read about Michael V. Drake’s lasting impact on students and faculty at Ohio State as well as on the wider Ohio and higher education communities.

Four questions for President Drake

Four questions for President Drake

As he transitions from his role, Michael V. Drake answers four questions about the complexities, challenges and accomplishments of his time as Ohio State president.

The value of association

The value of association

Learn how Jim Smith, president and CEO of The Ohio State University Alumni Association, has left a lasting impact on people across the alumni community.

How two alums captured winning international photos

How two alums captured winning international photos

Hear how these Ohio State alumni and photographers captured gorgeous images recognized in the annual Office of International Affairs photo contest.

What music takes you back to your college days?

What music takes you back to your college days?

Listen to the songs that defined the sound of college for these Ohio State alumni from the 1950s to the 2010s — and still remind them of good times.

150 years of college fashion

150 years of college fashion

Discover trendy college fashions of the early 20th century through these paper dolls inspired by Ohio State’s Historic Costume & Textile Collection.

Training tips from an Ohio State track star

Training tips from an Ohio State track star

Find advice on how to achieve a new personal best this race season with tips from Ohio State track star Nick Gray, who beat Jesse Owens’ school record.

Where I live: Sandusky

Where I live: Sandusky

Discover why Ohio State alumni love raising their families in Sandusky and exploring Cedar Point, Put-in-Bay, Stone Lab and other Lake Erie attractions.

Q&A with alumni board chair Catherine Baumgardner

Q&A with alumni board chair Catherine Baumgardner

Meet two-time Ohio State alumna Catherine Baumgardner, who recently became chair of The Ohio State University Alumni Association Board of Directors.

An app just for Ohio State alumni

An app just for Ohio State alumni

Meet the Ohio State alumnus behind the development of a new mobile app made exclusively for alumni to stay connected and stay up to date on campus news.

How a letter led to love

How a letter led to love

Learn the story of how two Ohio State alumni rekindled their friendship and found love through a serendipitous letter to the editor of the alumni magazine.

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Read what’s on the minds of Ohio State alumni in their letters to the editor of Ohio State Alumni Magazine.

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10 ways to build habits for resilience

10 ways to build habits for resilience

Learn 10 ways to improve your mental resilience, from self-care to practicing gratitude, with tips from Ohio State's chief wellness officer.

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Remembering alumni who recently passed away