Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience : Office of Student Life

Beat Michigan Week


  • November 02

  • Battle Against Hunger

    The Battle Against Hunger begins in November and we need your help to beat Michigan! Register your student organization's food drive at so we can collect your donations and beat Michigan, again!

  • November 09

  • Scarlet the Streets

    Off-campus students are invited to show their Buckeye pride by decorating their homes in support of the Buckeyes as they take on that team up north! Registration is quick and easy, just visit between November 9 and November 29.

  • November 15

  • BuckeyeThon Neighborhood Canning

    Kick-off BuckeyeThon's Beat Michigan Week by going canning with your friends around the Columbus area! We provide all the materials for you, just stop by our office, pick them up, and you're all set!

  • November 16

  • Battle Against Hunger DTix Drive

    Come support the Battle Against Hunger!

  • Werk It! with BuckeyeThon

    Come Werk It! to Beat Michigan with BuckeyeThon! Start preparing yourself for the Dance Marathon! Suggested donation of $5 to support the kids at Nationwide Children's Hospital.

  • November 17

  • Zumba For The Kids

    Prepare your dance moves for BuckeyeThon with this Zumba Class lead by certified Zumba instructor, Claire Coder. The class is $5.00 and all of the money will be going to BuckeyeThon.

  • November 18

  • Blaze Pizza FTK

    Show a digital or paper copy of the flyer when you checkout, and 20% of the proceeds from your meal will be directly donated to BuckeyeThon! The flyer can be found via the web link.

  • November 19

  • BuckeyeThon Day of Miracles

    Raise more money than Michigan in a 24-hour span For The Kids! Write emails, text friends, create Facebook events, sell clothes, and drop off loose change!

  • November 22

  • Beat Michigan 5k

    This annual race hosted by Tau Beta Pi is a great way to kick off Beat Michigan Week. Get out and run! All proceeds go to the local charity NSI.

  • Beat Michigan Craft Night

    Get ready to beat That Team Up North with a night of friends, food, and crafting!

  • November 23

  • Chimes Junior Class Honorary Pop Tab Collection for Ronald McDonald House Charities

  • 8th Floor Improv Presents: THE BEAT MICHIGAN SHOW!

    Come see outrageous improv comedy all in the spirit of beating Michigan! $5 admission

  • Light Up Siebert!

    Watch as the residents of Siebert Hall light up the east side of the hall to make a Block O to celebrate the beginning of Beat *ichigan Week!

  • November 24

  • Buckeye Bonanza

    Fourth Graders make and sell Buckeye related products to learn about running a business during the most exciting week! All money raised goes to the Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research.

  • PizzaPalooza

    Free pizza event for students on Student Life's Ohio Union West Plaza.

  • November 28

  • Ohio State vs. Michigan Football Game

    It's the annual Michigan vs. Ohio State game! This year it is hosted at That State Up North and it has been given a NOON start time!