Post (Athens, Ohio) October 23 2000, page 1: "Alden pledges $5 mil." "Ohio University President Emeritus Vernon R. Alden announced on Friday after the State of the University address that he will pledge $5 million in memory of his wife for an endowment to improve university libraries." :: Ohio University Archives
Ohio University Today, Spring 1989. "The Invasion of the Siblings: Jonathan Brynildsen, 9, was one of the approximately 2,000 brothers, sisters and friends of current students who converged on Athens In mid-February for Siblings Weekend. He came to visit his brother Scott, a University sophomore, and it's hard to say who was sadder when the youngster got on the bus to head home to Cleveland on Sunday afternoon." :: Ohio University Archives
Ohio University Today, Winter 1992 "The State of the University- An Agenda for the Future. President Charles J. Ping opened his 17th annual fall quarter State of the University Address with a positive assessment: 'Our university, by almost any measure, is in a healthy state. Student interest, public recognition, research grants and contracts, private support- all have grown steadily and provide evidence of the good health of Ohio University." :: Ohio University Archives
Ohio University Today, Summer 1996 "A record 3,000 undergraduates attend two commencements. Examining the world since he last addressed an Ohio University graduation crowd in 1969, H&R Block President Richard H. Brown, BSC '69, challenged Ohio University graduates June 8 to use the power of technology responsibly to 'help mankind.' :: Ohio University Archives
Ohio University Today, Summer "Graduating with class." Hillary Clinton received an honorary degree and gave the address for afternoon commencement. Matt Lauer received his bachelor's and was the morning speaker.