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Wear your Green & White as you Stand Up and Cheer for yOUr Bobcats when they come to Northeast Ohio!

To purchase tickets, please contact the OHIO Athletics ticketing office at 1-800-575-CATS (2287). 

For more info on each game, visit

OU @ Kent State

  • Saturday, January 16, 2016, at 7:00 p.m.
  • M.A.C. Center, Kent State University MAP

OU @ Akron

  • Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. 
  • James A. Rhodes Arena, University of Akron MAP

2016 Mid-American Conference Tournament 

  • March 9-12, 2016
  • Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland   MAP

Fall Events for OU Alumni

  Upcoming Events               

Hall-OU-Ween Party
Saturday, October 24 -- 7 p.m.
Barley House, 1261 W. 6th St. (Cleveland's Warehouse District)

The Greater Cleveland chapter invites all OU alumni and friends  to an OU-style Halloween party at the Barley House!  

Enjoy Athens-style beverages and compete for cash and prizes in the costume contest.  For details, visit

Halloween Costume Party 
Monday, October 26 -- 6:30 p.m.
New Location --  The home of Gail Jordan
All OU Women's Club members and friends are invited to join the Southwest section for food, fun, and Bobcat fellowship! 

Please bring a ready-to-serve appetizer to share, or a tasty beverage (pop, wine, etc.). Desserts will be provided.  Also, please bring a wrapped white elephant gift for the game. It's not necessary to buy anything new -- just look around for any useless, humorous, unique, or odd treasure to wrap up.  The more festive looking, the better!

RSVP to Gail by Saturday, October 24, and let her know the appetizer or beverage you plan to bring:  

Fall Brunch and Auction 
Saturday, November 7 -- 11 a.m.
100th Bomb Group, 20920 Brookpark Rd. (across from Cleveland Hopkins Airport) 

OU alumnae, family, and friends are invited to a fun-filled afternoon that raises money for a great cause: scholarships to Ohio University. The OU Women's Club's annual auction is a  terrific way to get a jump on  holiday shopping, because there's always an impressive mix of high-quality goods up for bid, including OU-related items, handcrafted pieces, baked goods, candy, jewelry, gift baskets, and hostess gifts. 

For complete details, visit  


White Elephant Auction 
Saturday, November 14 --  3:30 p.m.
Wolf Creek Winery, 2637 S. Cleveland Massillon Rd., Norton  MAP

The Akron Association of Ohio University Women invites alumnae, family, and friends to bring their slightly used and unwanted household items or accessories to be auctioned off at this event that supports the club's scholarship fund.  Abundant appetizers will be served, and wine, beer, soda, and water can be purchased. 

For more information, please contact Ann Cousins at  Online registration is available through the Ohio University Alumni Association's Web site:

"Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse" Exhibit 
Tuesday, November 17 --  Noon
Cleveland Museum of Art

Join members of the Northeast section to view the Monet exhibit and enjoy lunch at the museum's cafe. Contact Marsha Geisheimer by November 10 for details about tickets and car pooling: 440-286-8133.

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Men's Basketball: OU vs. Cleveland State   
Saturday, December 12 -- 1 p.m.

Stand up and cheer for your OHIO Bobcats when they face the Cleveland State Vikings at Quicken Loans Arena!  A pre-game party and block of tickets for OHIO fans is in the works. Check for updates, or contact Tyler Gagai for more information:  740-597-1280;


Holiday Party -- West Side 
Tuesday, December 8 -- 6:30 p.m

The West section of the Ohio University Women's Club invites all alumnae to celebrate the season at a Holiday Potluck Dinner and Ornament Swap or White Elephant Swap. For more information and to RSVP, please contact the hostess, Valerie Hillow Gates, at

Sibs Weekend Bus Trip
February 5-7, 2016  

The OU Women's Club will once again provide chaperoned buses for sibs traveling from the Cleveland area to Athens for Sibs Weekend. Online registration is not yet open, but please check in December. If you have any questions in the meantime, feel free to contact Kelly Baylog:

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Calling All Ohio Women

The Ohio University Women's Club of Greater Cleveland and the Akron Association of OU Women are alumni chapters that welcome all women with a love for OU, whether they are graduates or family/friends of graduates.

Check out these fall events just for women!

West Side Happy Hour 

September 23 -- 5 to 7 p.m.

All alumnae on the west side are invited to Bar Louie in Westlake's Crocker Park  for a meet and greet happy hour organized by the Ohio University Women's Club West section. 

Enjoy discounted appetizers and drinks bar until 7 pm during this informal opportunity to get to know each other in a fun setting!

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Valerie Gates at or visit

Meet & Greet Brunch

September 26 -- 9:45 to 11:45 a.m.

Join your fellow Akron-area OHIO alumnae for a meet and greet brunch  at Beau's Grille, the award-winning restaurant at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn Hotel and Suites (
3180 West Market St., Akron, OH 44333).

For more information, please contact Ann Cousins at

Southeast Happy Hour

September 30 -- 5:30 to 8 p.m.

Come out with your fellow Bobcats for a fun and laid back get together at Thorncreek Winery in Aurora! 

This event is a great chance to catch up with those ladies of all ages who share your love of Ohio University over great wine and food. All are welcome and we hope you can make it!

For more info and to RSVP, see

Book Discussion

October 6

The Northeast Section of the Ohio University Women's Club invites all alumnae to a potluck lunch and book discussion at noon on October 6.

Please RSVP to the hostess, Mattie Whittaker, at 440-352-3252.

Halloween Party

October 26 -- 6:30 p.m.

Join members of the Southwest Section of the Ohio University Women's Club at the home of Karen Shallcross for a Halloween Party with White Elephant Gift Exchange. Please bring an appetizer to share. 

For more information and to RSVP, please contact the hostess, Karen Shallcross, at or 216-524-0863.

Fall Brunch & Holiday Auction

November 7 -- 11 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
All OU alumnae and friends are invited to the OU Women's Club's annual Fall Brunch and Fantastic Auction! This award-winning annual event is always a great opportunity to do some early holiday shopping and support the club's scholarship fund.

Enjoy a tasty brunch and then get ready to bid on great OU-related items or handcrafted items, homemade candy and baked goods, gift baskets, hostess gifts, jewelry, and more! The variety of unique and creative items in the live and silent auctions has always delighted bidders, and we hope this year will be no exception.

If you are interested in donating items to be auctioned off, please contact Gail Jordan (216-524-3030; Thanks in advance for your contributions!

The 100th Bomb Group is a unique venue with a World War II theme. For more info on this cool venue, which is conveniently located across from Cleveland Hopkins Airport, visit

RSVP: Online registration is available via the Ohio University Alumni Association's Web site: 

Questions? Contact Valerie Hillow at 

For more information about the Ohio University Women's Club, visit

AAOUW White Elephant Auction  

November 14 -- 3:30 to 5:30 p.m

The Akron Association of Ohio University Women invites alumnae, family, and friends to its White Elephant Fundraiser Auction at Wolf Creek Winery in Norton. Proceeds from the event will go to the club's scholarship fund for students from the Akron area who attend Ohio University. 

Participants are encouraged to bring their slightly used and unwanted household items or accessories to be auctioned off. Abundant appetizers will be served. Wine, beer, soda and water can be purchased. 

Bring a friend and come share in the fun and help support future Bobcats!

For more information and online registration, visit  

Are You Ready for OU Football?

Chapter and Society Day

OU opens the home portion of its 2015 football schedule by hosting Marshall at 7 p.m. ET Saturday, Sept. 12.

The Ohio University Alumni Association and OHIO Athletics have partnered to offer a special fundraising opportunity for  Chapters and Societies and an opportunity for  alumni and friends to return to the Athens for the home football opener against Marshall University. 

To save $10 per ticket, go to and place your order. Plus, you can support the alumni chapter or society of your choice! Tickets will be located in Section 123, right next to the Marching 110! 

Take advantage of this excellent opportunity to help chapters and societies raise money and return to Athens to Stand Up and Cheer for OUr Ohio Bobcats! 

2015 OHIO Football Schedule

3 at Idaho, 9:00 pm ET (ESPN3) 
12 Marshall, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN3) 
19 Southeastern Louisiana, 2:00 pm ET (ESPN3) 
26 at Minnesota 

3 at Akron, 2:00 pm ET (TBA; 12-day TV selection) 
10 Miami, 2:00 pm ET (TBA; 12-day TV selection) 
17 Western Michigan 
24 at Buffalo 

4 at Bowling Green, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2) 
10 Kent State, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 or ESPNU) 
17 Ball State, TBA (ESPN2 or ESPNU) 
24 at NIU, 7:30 pm ET (ESPNU or ESPN3) 

For more information and links to watch/listen online, visit

Beat the Winter Blahs with a Splash of Green

Click here for information about some upcoming events. Mark your calendars and make plans to get together with fellow OHIO alumni and friends!