The Ohio State University Alumni Association


Winter 2020
Pleased to share the lead

Pleased to share the lead

‘Through the fire together’

‘Through the fire together’

Students and alumni describe how Buckeye Leadership Fellows opened their minds and hearts, shaping the way they perceive the world.

Spirit of the Age

Spirit of the Age

Ohio Staters, Inc. works on volunteer projects that celebrate the Buckeye spirit. Explore how their work makes the Columbus campus experience so special.

From our home … and yours

From our home … and yours

Ohio State University students, faculty and staff have shown grit and determination during COVID-19. Read their fall semester stories in their own words.

Gone too soon, this dean lives on

Learn how C.N. Brown, a professor who died in 1902, continues to aid students.

The oldest endowed scholarship at Ohio State is named for C.N. Brown, a professor who died in 1902. Learn how his legacy continues to aid students.

Knit wit

Knit wit

Soured on sourdough? Plum out of puzzles? Never fear, your next pandemic hobby is here. These alumnae created this Buckeye-themed hat pattern for you, just in time for the chilly days of winter.

Home field advantage

Home field advantage

The 2020 Buckeyes football season has been different from any other in program history. Go behind the scenes to see what it’s like in the ’Shoe on game day.

Aiming high for veterans

Aiming high for veterans

More than 2,300 people connected to the military study and work at Ohio State. Meet Kevin Cullen, the new director of Military and Veterans Services.

Know when to fold ’em

Know when to fold ’em

Origami techniques are key to these tiny wireless robots that open the door to less invasive surgery.

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Ohio State alumni write to the alumni magazine about recent stories and to share stories of their own. Read their ideas and reactions in their own words.

Winter can be a time of hope

Winter can be a time of hope

Winter can be a time of hope, says Ohio State alumni association president and CEO Molly Ranz Calhoun. Read about some of her favorite winter Buckeye things.

Q&A with alumni board member Rosa Ailabouni

Q&A with alumni board member Rosa Ailabouni

This Alumni association board member advocates for her clients and her alma mater alike. Learn what drives her service.

There’s a remedy in kindness

There’s a remedy in kindness

Kindness is at the heart of the new Columbus Foundation role for former Ohio Department of Health director. Discover how it will help us through the pandemic.

Comfortable in the hot seat

Comfortable in the hot seat

Before Phil Mattingly was guiding CNN viewers through the election, he got his start at Ohio State. Listen to Mattingly talk about his work.

Web exclusives

Discover winter wellness the Nordic way

Discover winter wellness the Nordic way

Though their winters are dark and brutally cold, people in Nordic countries are some of the happiest people in the world. Embrace winter by adopting a hygge vibe.

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Remembering alumni who recently passed away