Alumni & Friends
Our extended community
The Antiochian community encompasses not just those on campus, but also the Village of Yellow Springs, families of students and former students, and an alumni network which extends around the world. The strong partnerships which exist between alumni, friends, community organizations in Yellow Springs, and Co-op employers around the world offer incredible educational and work experiences. And participation of our alumni and friends through mentoring, engaging through events and activities, supporting student scholarships, and much more enriches the Antioch community.
Antioch alumni are nothing short of remarkable. The victories won by our alumni continue to inspire students today.
The Antioch College Alumni Association is comprised of Antiochians around the world are change-makers and achievers, from small communities to the global stage. And, Antioch College exists today because of the unprecedented and heroic efforts of its alumni who mobilized support in every form to gain independence from Antioch University, and to reopen and revitalize the College.
Register on the Alumni Association website where you may update your contact information, connect with other Antiochians, share stories and photos, find helpful information, and more.
For Family & Friends
Family of current students and friends of Antioch College are an important part of our community who contribute in many ways: by providing co-op opportunities for our students, volunteering (at Work Project, on the Farm, at Glen Helen, at WYSO, and more), through philanthropic support with makes an Antioch education possible for deserving students, and much more. You are also welcome at many events on campus and at “alumni” events across the country.
Thank you to parents, family, and friends for your love and care of Antioch College!
Updates, News, and Events
Alumni News & Stories
Parting is such sweet sorrow: Interview with April Wolford ’92
Where were you born? I was born in Mt Vernon, Ohio and lived there until I left for college at The University of Akron when I was 19. Where did you grow up? I grew up in Mt Vernon too. It was a very blue-collar town of 15-20,000 people while I lived there 1966-1985....
A Buffalo Grazing: Sites for SOAR Eyes
On January 10th the “world” and 2022 will begin again as students return to campus! However some students DID stay over break to work on getting the Wellness Center (a truly upgraded version of the Old Gym and pool) ready and open for the public for the first...
Shane Creepingbear ’08 Appointed Dean of Admissions
Shane Creepingbear '08, a member of the Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma, has been appointed Dean of Admissions, making him the first Native American to hold this critical position. Shane is somewhat of a household name around the table for generations of...
Thora Swirbul ’53
Thora Elizabeth Swirbul, age 91, died on Tuesday, March 14, 2023, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. She was born April 5, 1931, in Danbury, CT to parents, Marcus Henry and Thora Elizabeth Sullivan. After growing up in Brightwaters, Long Island, New...
David Tabb died on January 27th at his home in Berkeley, surrounded by family. He was 83. Though Tabb's health had been declining since summer, his vitality, intelligence, and kindness never left him, and a cancer diagnosis just two weeks prior to...
Rascha Hall ’62
Rascha Faga Labovitz Hall was born in Rochester, NY in 1940. She was the oldest child of Anne and Nathan Labovitz and had two younger brothers, Mordechai Labovitz and Jacque Labovitz. Rascha met her husband David at the young age of 17 in her first...
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