Alumni at the College of Nursing Homecoming Tailgate. View more event photos on Flickr.
1585 Neil Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43210
Come back to campus October 5-7 to reunite with old friends, tour the College of Nursing Technology Learning Complex and Wet Lab, participate in a healthy cooking demo, tailgate with the Buckeyes, and more! This year we will be honoring all graduates from years ending in "3" or "8". Not a milestone year? Come anyway—all alumni and guests are welcome!
Tuesday, September 18 A Better Tomorrow: Solutions for the Opioid Epidemic - Dr. Kelsey Schmuhl will provide an overview of the opioid epidemic, its impact on society and solutions for the future. She will discuss societal factors that have contributed to this epidemic and the multifaceted approach necessary to combat it. Dr. Schmuhl will also explain the prevention tool Generation Rx and share more ways for you to get involved.
Sunday, September 23 Title Boxing in Upper Arlington - Looking for a new way to get that workout in? Boxing is a fun way for alumni of any age or activity level to burn calories while having a blast. Whether you are an early riser or prefer starting a bit later in the day, we have an option for you!
Saturday, September 29 Family Fun Day - Fall Festival at Waterman Farm - Pick fresh pumpkins and apples; Enjoy an educational hayride, bean bag toss games, face painting, a bounce house and inflatable slides; Learn about all that Waterman Agricultural and Natural Resources Laboratory has to offer.
Monday, October 1 11th Annual Alumni Cup Golf Tournament - This fall, Buckeye alumni and friends will take over the Scarlet Course at The Ohio State University Golf Club, just like we do every year. Sure, we're trading a desk chair for a golf cart on a Monday — and that doesn't hurt. But the day isn't really about golf. It's not about a trophy or cocktails or even walking the classic course alum Jack Nicklaus restored. We're hitting the links to pay forward so deserving students can realize their dreams.
Tuesday, October 2 Time and Change Dinner - Share your favorite Ohio State memories over dinner with current students and alumni of all ages. This special evening will feature archived photos of the university through the years, along with a panel discussion about how campus has evolved.
Friday, October 5 Celebrate the Newly Renovated Pomerene Hall and Restored Mirror Lake - Be among the first to tour the fully renovated Pomerene Hall and experience the restored Mirror Lake. You’ll join friends and fellow Ohio State supporters to kick off Homecoming weekend festivities for the grand reopening of these university landmarks. Light breakfast will be served, followed by remarks from President Michael V. Drake, Ohio State Alumni Association President and CEO Jim Smith, and John Carey, chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education.
Sunday, October 7 Dinosaur Day at Orton Hall - Join us for an open house as we welcome our new dinosaur friend, Cryolophosaurus ellioti, to Orton Hall. The skeleton was discovered and named in honor of one of Ohio State's own geology professors, David Elliot. Found in Antartica, it's the most complete dinosaur found from that continent and highlights the university's long history of research in the polar regions.
Wednesday, October 17 Wondering How To Balance Graduate School & Life? You’re Not Alone! - Are you trying to figure out how to fit further education with day to day life? Are you stressed about leaving your job due to financial obligations and time commitments? Join the Office of Alumni Career Management for an interactive panel session designed to help you learn how to navigate graduate school while still continuing your busy life.
Friday, November 2 Family Friday gets wild! - Meet animals from the Columbus Zoo; Enjoy the fire pit and entertainment, including a DJ, face painting and a balloon animal artist; Make zoo animal necklaces; Follow the scavenger hunt and win a prize.