Withrow Centennial Celebration Weekend

Mark your calendars now for the event of the century! Join us the weekend of September 6th- 8th, 2019 as the Withrow Alumni Association presents a celebration of 100 years of excellence in education at the Withrow Centennial Gala Weekend. Tickets are now on sale and can be purchased through the Withrow Centennial Celebration ticket site. CLICK HERE. The event schedule is as follows:

Friday, September 6th – Withrow Centennial Golf Outing at Lunken Airport – Proceeds will benefit the Major McNeil Scholarship Fund
The details are being planned by Terry Sherrer (’84), Lynn Moore (’56) and Rich Eby (’59). The event will begin around noon and finish in time for people to attend other events in the evening. 

Saturday, September 7th at Noon at Withrow – Centennial Showdown – Withrow vs. Woodward Alumni Basketball Game. Enjoy a return of favorite Withrow Tigers taking on alums from the cross-town rival Bulldogs. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Withrow Athletic Program. The details of this event are being planned by Steve Gentry ’89, Regina Williams ’84, Michael Boggan ’82, Joanne Stenson Sawyer ’84, Da’mon George ’88, Terrence West ’90 and Carol Mitchell-Lawrence ’84.

Saturday, September 7th – Withrow Centennial Gala at Jack Casino – The Withrow Alumni Association cordially invites all alumni to attend this once-in-a-lifetime soiree as we celebrate Withrow milestones and memories throughout the decades. Proceeds raised from this event will benefit the Withrow Business Education ProgramAlumni currently involved are Coordinators: Carol Mitchell Lawrence (’84) and Rich Eby (’59), Communications Manager-Nichelle M. Bolden (’84), Marketing Manager-Kitalena Mason (’98), Gala Program Manager-Angelia Burney-Farrell (’84) and Dave Blocksom (’68). Other alumni representing classes scheduling reunions in 2019 include: Kay Eby (’59), Jackie Flaig (’64), Karen Carol Brentley (’69), Sandra Butler (’74), Joanne Stenson-Sawyer (’84), Allison Courtney Hunter (’89) and Sheva Stephens (’89), Danielle Goodwin (’94), James Isaac Robertson (’99), Sahara A. Shackelford (’99) and Keyanna Crossty (’99). 

Sunday, September 8th – School Tour and Brunch around the Tower
Coordinators: Dave Blocksom (’68) and Carol Mitchell Lawrence (’84). 

Top off the weekend with a tour of our beloved campus and a scrumptious brunch. Tours and brunch begin at 11:00 a.m.

We’re in need of alumni volunteers to help with the Centennial Golf Outing, Centennial Showdown and the Centennial Gala. The Centennial gala committees consist of marketing, contacting alumni, decorations, Welcoming Group, setting up and removal of exhibits and other decorative items. Please help us with these events by submitting a Centennial Reunion Weekend Volunteer Form by clicking HERE . You can contact the organizers at withrowcentennial@gmail.com or leave a message for Carol Mitchell-Lawrence at the alumni office at 513-363-9085

Press requests regarding the Centennial Weekend should be directed to Nichelle M. Bolden at withrowcentennial@gmail.com.

Purchase Centennial Spirit wear in the Gift Mall by clicking HERE.


  1. It’s going to be a great weekend, I’m hoping all alumni come out & celebrate this milestone with us.
    Coach Boggan

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