Dinner with 12 Strangers

Join us for dinner with OHIO alumni, on us!

We invite you to participate in Dinner with 12 Strangers!

Dinner With 12 Strangers is an event series sponsored by the Ohio University Alumni Association. These events provide opportunities to strengthen the OHIO community by connecting students with alumni and faculty. The idea is simple; attend a dinner with students and alumni to share a good meal, good conversation, and a good time. Come to dinner with 12 strangers and leave with 11 new friends!

Dinners are free to all attendees and open to any OHIO student. Sign up fast because we have limited open spots!

Dinner with 12 Strangers: Debbie and Bill Burke

Tuesday, Jan. 26th, 6:30pm

21 West Washington Street

Athens, OH

The dinner will be held at Restaurant Salaam.

This event is brought to you by:

Bill and Debbie Burke

Bill Burke serves as Dean of the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine’s (OUHCOM) Dublin Campus and has been actively involved in graduate and undergraduate medical education for over 20 years. As a graduate of OUHCOM, he has a passion for primary care medicine and has traveled extensively to China over the past 10 years in order to share his experiences as that country transforms it healthcare delivery system.

Debbie Burke is a 1985 Chemical Engineering graduate. She worked two summers as part of the Pre-College Orientation team in Athens and continues to be actively involved as a member of the Russ College of Engineering and Techology's Board of Visitors. She has a passion for inspiring reading and math enthusiasm.

Bill and Debbie have both served on the Ohio University Alumni Association Board of Directors, and are proud parents of one Bobcat and one Bobcat-to-be.

Contact us with any questions!

Kendra Lutes


Campus Relations Intern, The Ohio University Alumni Association