Antiochian couple hold commitment ceremony on campus

The happy couplePhotos by Shayna McConville

Antiochians Lela Klein and Robert “Bobby” Holt ’03 exchanged vows in an August 31 commitment ceremony on the steps of Main Building on campus.

Klein grew up in Yellow Springs, and attended Antioch as a transfer student on the urging of her parents, Julia Reichert ’70 and Jim Klein ’72, both alumni, and Holt came to Antioch wanting to learn more about the world. They met on Holt’s first day on campus.

“The first time I saw Lela was my first day at Antioch, in late August of 1999,” he said. “She jumped up on stage in Kelly Hall during first-year orientation to try to rally new students to come to a protest in Columbus. She looked like something out of a socialist realist mural...”