Cardinal Athletic Day
Thank you to all Alumni Cardinal fans that came to campus to support Otterbein Athletics on Feb. 9. The men’s track and field team finished third, the women’s track and field finished fifth, the women’s basketball team beat Capital 74-58 and the men’s basketball team lost, despite a great second-half comeback, 75-64.
Top: Students show their spirit with a red-out in the Rike Center on Cardinal Athletic Day.Left: Cheerleader Susanna Harris ’16 with her parents and Cardy. Right: Candice Dunn Carter ’04, with daughter and Cardy.
The Otterbein University and Grant Medical Center Nurse Anesthesia faculty and students from the Classes of 2013, 2014 and 2015 gathered on Jan. 26 to welcome the members of the newest class and share advice about the program. Pictured at left are Matthew Steele ’15, Class President Shannon Crow ’14, Erin Hallar ’15 and Courtney Powell ’15.
Black History Month Dinner
The Otterbein Office of Diversity and Office of Alumni Relations hosted a Black History Month Dinner on Feb. 8 with the purpose of building relationships among alumni and students, as well as mentoring opportunities. Pictured at right are Ebony Cloyd ’11, Jasmine Estis Thomas ’10 and Professor John Kengla.
As part of the series of Athletic Meet and Greet events throughout the fall of 2012, Otterbein Alumni gathered for a women’s basketball game vs. Carnegie Mellon in Pittsburgh on Nov. 17. Pictured at left are Wesley Thorne II ’96, George DeShetler Jr. ’01 and Kristeen Stetar DeShetler ’02.
Alumni in Washington, D.C.
Alumni in Washington, D.C., enjoyed a dinner with Professors Denise Shively and John Kengla, right, along with students from their Senior Year Experience course on Jan. 18. If you are interested in planning Alumni events in the D.C. area, please visit www.otterbein.edu/Alumni to get involved.
Christmas Tree Lighting
On Nov. 30, the Otterbein community celebrated the holiday season with the annual Otterbein Tree Lighting and Holiday Feast. Below right: Front Row: Susan Fagan, Santa Claus, and Matt Lofy ’08. Back Row: Matt D’Oyly ’04, Joe McDaniels ’08 and Lucas Crumley ’07. Below left: President Kathy Krendl in front of the Otterbein Christmas tree sharing a story with the children.