SSU to host its first Occupational Therapy Alumni Day

Staff Report

Shawnee State University’s Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) and Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) programs will be hosting the first Occupational Therapy Alumni Day at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 30 in the Kricker Hall Building.

Since 1984, SSU has educated nearly 400 occupational therapists and over 600 occupational therapy assistants. In honor of the profession’s Centennial year, the SSU MOT and OTA programs are hosting the event to celebrate their history and look forward to the future of their fields.

For the first Alumni Day, optional campus tours will be available starting at 11 a.m., and includes a tour of the newly renovated learning space in Kricker Hall. Participants will also be able to meet with current SSU MOT and OTA students, connect with colleagues, learn about SSU’s Alumni Association, and participate in a one-hour continuing education event that meets the standards for Ohio requirement for Ethics.

Campus is excited to welcome alumni back in marking the anniversary of the first graduating class of occupational therapists from SSU.

Tickets for SSU’s OT Alumni Day are available online at The event password is OTALUMNI.

For more information, please contact Christine Raber, Ph.D., OTR/L and Professor of MOT program at SSU, by phone at 740.351.3530 or by email at [email protected]

Staff Report