On This Day ...

AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH

Sandy Slomin '71, Founder, The Slomin Family Center

Education and Human Ecology

WORLD KIDNEY DAY

Jay Eggspuehler '82, lawyer and kidney donor

Fisher College of Business

PEACE CORPS DAY

Erin Vandenberg, Sophia Brown, and Karin Nordstrom

Arts and Sciences

AMERICAN RED CROSS MONTH

Larry Moore '65, Former asst. general counsel, ARC

Pharmacy

LOVE YOUR PET DAY

Ira Niedweske '77, Veterinarian

Veterinary Medicine

VALENTINE'S DAY

I Met My Spouse at Ohio State video

I Met My Spouse at Ohio State stories

TOOTHACHE DAY

Jacinto Beard '90, Dentist

Dentistry

BALLET DAY

Laura Dustman '95, Ballet instructor, BalletMet

Arts and Sciences

NATIONAL WEATHERMAN'S DAY

Scott Zedeker '96, Meteorologist WINK-TV (Fla.)

Arts and Sciences

WORLD CANCER DAY

John Niederhuber '64, Former director, NCI

Medicine

GLOBAL BELLY LAUGH DAY

Jep Hostetler '68, Humorist

Medicine

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY

Demetries Neely, Director, King Arts Complex

Arts and Sciences; Moritz

NATIONAL PHARMACIST'S DAY

Marialice Bennett '60, Pres., Amer. Pharm. Assoc.

Pharmacy

WORLD BRAILLE DAY

Cheryl Boley '70, '76, Ohio School for the Blind

Education and Human Ecology

INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION DAY

Mike Champness '87, Help create Afghani system

John Glenn School of Public Affairs

FIRST B1G FOOTBALL TITLE GAME

Heather Blackmon-doForno '98, tourtheten.com

Arts and Sciences

WORLD AIDS DAY

Iris Velasco '07, AIDS specialist, Cols. Urban League

Public Health

BLACK FRIDAY

Randall Sampson '96, '97, sharewhatyouwant.com

Education and Human Ecology

WORLD TELEVISION DAY

Craig Friedman '89, Managing editor, WBNS-10TV

Arts and Sciences

NATIONAL GAMING DAY

Reuben Klamer '44, Inventor, The Game of Life

Fisher College of Business

HOMECOMING

Ohio State's Original Script Ohio alumni

MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY

Chris and Laurie Williams '04 and '04, Peace Corps

Engineering and Arts and Sciences

WORLD TEACHERS' DAY

Tim Dove '88, Teacher, Worthington Public Schools

Education and Human Ecology

WORLD HEART DAY

Elizabeth Ross '40, Ross Heart Hospital

Education and Human Ecology

9/11: A REMEMBRANCE

David Beamer '65, Engineering

Jean Farinelli '69, Arts and Sciences

W. Lance Hunt '86, Arts and Sciences

INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY

Sharon Washington '82, '83, '88, Nat'l Writing Proj.

FAES/EHE

WOMEN'S EQUALITY DAY

Hazel Morrow-Jones '76, '80, Dir., The Women's Place

Arts and Sciences

ANNIVERSARY OF APOLLO 11

Ralph Rockow '58, Worked on Apollo 11 project

Engineering

MLB ALL-STAR GAME

Jim Tootle '65, '67, '72, baseball historian

Arts and Sciences

FOURTH OF JULY

Kelley Crooks '78, Air Force Colonel (ret.)

Arts and Sciences

HUNGER AWARENESS MONTH

Matt Habash '81, President/CEO, Mid-Ohio Foodbank

John Glenn School of Public Affairs