Fall 2017

A Message from the President, Pam Tapscott-Lassiter

Congratulations to The Ohio State Black Alumni Society for being recognized as a 2017 Outstanding Alumni Society! I can’t believe we’re halfway through fall semester and the holidays are fast approaching. Our society is busy at work finalizing some great programs for alumni and students. See a few upcoming events below!

Please join me in welcoming new student reps Alexandria Jackson and Trishaya Spain-Austin to the OSUBAS Board. We are excited to have them aboard and look forward to their contributions.

Welcome, Alexandria Jackson!

Alex is a third-year student studying business marketing with a minor in nonprofit studies. As an active member of the campus community she assists fellow Buckeyes across many facets of the university. Learn more.


Buckeye Leaf

Weclome, Trishaya Spain-Austin!

In her second year, Shay is majoring in neuroscience and on a pre-optometry track. She is a native of Columbus and involved in a multitude of other areas on campus. Learn more.


Student Corner

Student reps Sterling Clemmons and Alex Jackson traveled to Ghana and Spain this summer. Read about their adventures abroad.



Professional Development Event

The Black Alumni Society partnered together with Target to provide members of Ohio State’s Black Student Association a night of career education. Read more.