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Otterbein University Alumni Weekend - April  26-28, 2013
Click here to register onlineSchedule of Events
Home Learn More Registration Who's Going? Class of 1963 Class of 1973
Events highlighted in GOLD are for the Golden Reunion of the Class of 1963
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Class of 1963 dinner and theatre performance
6:00 p.m. • Campus Center/Cowan Hall
Pre-registration required

Friday, April 26, 2013

Spring Alumni Weekend Registration
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. • Campus Center

Class of 1963 Life Experiences Bucket List Exhibit
11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. • Library

Campus Tours
11:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m. • Campus Center

"Share your Otterbein Stories" over lunch
12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m. • Campus Center

Visit the Frank Museum of Art, Communication/Art Department and Austin E. Knowlton Center for Equine Science
1:15 p.m.- 2:50 p.m. • Campus Center

Campus Tours
2:00 p.m.-2:50 p.m. • Campus Center

Prayer of Remembrance for our alumni who have passed in the last year
3:00 p.m. • Towers Plaza by the Otterbein sign

3:30 p.m. • Cowan Hall
See all Founders Week activities.

Behind the Stage Tour of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
4:30 p.m. Meet at Dodrill Lobby, Cowan Hall
6:00 p.m. Dinner
Pre-registration required

Fourth Friday Festival
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. • Uptown Westerville, free

Kid’s Night Out
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. • Clements Recreation Center

Golden Reunion Celebration for the Class of 1963

Reception and Dinner
6:15 p.m. • Medallion Club, 5000 Club Drive, Westerville, OH
Hosted by President Kathy A. Krendl

Musical Theatre Performance: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
8:00 p.m. • Cowan Hall, Fritsche Theatre • Advance tickets necessary, 614-823-1109 or buy tickets online

Photo of students with poster presentations
Otterbein University’s 2nd annual Cardinal Colloquium is a Celebration of Research and Creative Work. This event will be held on Friday, April 26 to recognize the exciting research and creative achievement of our graduate and undergraduate students.

This day features student work in a range of disciplines and departments including public health, biology, music, literature, psychology, nutrition, chemistry, nursing, gender studies, business and creative writing.

The Colloquium features a Visiting Scholar as the keynote speaker and students presenting their work in a variety of formats: performances, poster sessions, exhibits and panel presentation.

Saturday, April 27, 2013

Spring Alumni Weekend Registration
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. • Campus Center

President’s Chat & Coffee
9:30 a.m. • Library

Lambda Gamma Epsilon Spring Alumni Meeting
10:00 a.m. • Towers Hall 112

2013 Alumni Awards Ceremony
10:30 a.m. • Battelle Fine Arts Center, Riley Auditorium • Open to all alumni and students

All-Alumni Luncheon honoring the 2013 Alumni Award Recipients and the

Class of 1963
12:00 p.m. • Roush Gallery • Pre-registration required. See profiles of the recipients here.

Lacrosse 101
12 noon • 'O' Club Room

Men's Tennis vs. Capital
1:00 p.m.

Baseball vs. Capital, Reunion of Coach Powell players
1:00 p.m.

Men's Lacrosse vs. LaRoche, PA
3:00 p.m.

Women's Lacrosse vs. Concordia-Wisconsin
12:00 p.m.

Class Photos
Battelle Fine Arts Center
1:30 p.m. - Pre-1963 Classes
1:45 p.m. - Class of 1963
Following photos view "From the Bell Tower," a 1960s marketing piece highlighting Otterbein from the voice of the 'Bell in Towers Hall.' (Other reunion class photos at reunion gatherings)

Reception for Class of 1958, 1953 and 1948
2:15 p.m. • OtterBean, Library entrance

"Share your Otterbein Cardinal Tales" on video for oral history
2:15 p.m.-5:00 p.m. • Library

* Visit the Frank Museum of Art and Knowlton Center for Equine Science or join a Campus Tour
2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
See the van shuttle schedule here.

Recognition of the first woman Otterbein Hispanic graduate, Sandra Urteaga '68
3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. • Library

Alumni Cardinal Couple Reunion
4:00 p.m. • Library

Musical Theatre Performance: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
8:00 p.m. • Cowan Hall, Fritsche Theatre • Buy tickets online


Class of 1963 Social Hour & Dinner
5:30 p.m. • Holiday Inn-Worthington

Class of 1948 - 65th Reunion
5:30 p.m. • Otterbein Campus Center

Class of 1953 - 60th Reunion
5:30 p.m. • Otterbein Memorial Stadium 'O' Club Room

Class of 1958 - 55th Reunion
5:30 p.m. • Otterbein Campus Center

Class of 1968 - 45th Reunion
5:30 p.m. • Frank Museum of Art, 39 S. Knox St., Westerville

Class of 1973 - 40th Reunion
5:30 p.m. • Good Vibes Winery, 2 S. State St., Westerville. See all Class of 1973 activities here.
Sunday, April 28, 2013
Class of 1963 - Golden Reunion Brunch
9:00 a.m. • Campus Center, 1847 Room

Class of 1963 Worship Service
11:00 a.m. • Church of the Master

Austin E. Knowlton Center for Equine Science Open House, Riding Demos and Kids Activities
12:30-2 p.m.

Musical Theatre Performance: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
2:00 p.m. • Cowan Hall, Fritsche Theatre • Buy tickets online

2013 Alumni Award Winners

Read their profiles here.

Distinguished Alumnus Award

Mr. Thomas C. Morrison '63
Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP

Special Achievement Award

Mr. Steve J. Johnston '82
CEO, Cincinnati Insurance Companies

Ms. Lou Ann Layton '81
Managing Director and U.S. Leader for Marsh FINPRO

Mr. John A. Wentzell '82
President, Delaware North Companies Sportservice and Europe

Community Service Award

Mr. Craig Pickerill '90 and Dr. Amanda Slager Pickerill '90
The Well at Sunnyside, Washington CH, OH

Honorary Alumna Award

Mrs. Betty Campbell
For her advocacy to connect Otterbein with the Knowlton Foundation

Photo of a room in Hanby House


Friday 1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Saturday, 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Admission $3 - Adults, $2.50 - Seniors, $1 - Children, under 6 - free

View the video From Servitude to Service: The Story of the Hanby Family on the hour and half hour.