Buckeye Bits E-Newsletter: November 24, 2015

The Game 2015

Happy Hate Week! We hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving wherever you are this week.

We’re continuing our Buckeye Charge campaign all week! See below for more information on Buckeye Charge.

If you’re in town for the game, we’ll have gamewatches at all five of our official gamewatch locations around the DC area! These are the only bars that are guaranteed to have every Ohio State game on, with sound, and raffles + Buckeye swag for sale to benefit our Spearman scholarship fund, plus great food and drink specials! Click here for more information on our official gamewatch locations.

If you are in Washington, DC, come on over to Solly’s U Street Tavern, or Parlay in Dupont.

In Maryland, stop by Rock Bottom Bethesda to catch the Buckeyes.

Don Tito is our new Arlington home for all Buckeye football games.

In western Fairfax, Loudoun, Prince William, and beyond, come to Buffalo Wild Wings – Gainesville and connect with local alumni while watching the game.


Beat *ichigan Happy Hour TONIGHT!
Join OSUDC and the alumni of TSUN for our annual happy hour and canned food drive at RFD tonight! Click here for the event page. The following foods are most needed:

  • Protein (frozen turkey, chicken, hams, etc.)
  • Canned Protein- Tuna, Chicken
  • Dry beans
  • Brown rice or whole wheat pasta
  • Assorted spices (bulk)
  • Bulk flour (white and all purpose)
  • Bulk sugar (brown and white)
  • Oil (olive, canola, vegetable)
  • Vinegar (all types)
  • Condiments


OSUDC vs. The World: Buckeye Charge Scholarship Campaign

OSUDC is taking on the world of Alumni Clubs in the first everBuckeye Charge Scholarship Challenge. While the ultimate goal is raising scholarship funds for our Spearman scholarship, the winning club is based on the number of donors! This year, the greater Washington, DC area is pitted against other OSU Alumni Clubs from across the country: Phoenix, Chicago, and New York City. The winning Club receives not only bragging rights, but also a local Buckeye event sponsored by OSUAA!

Buckeye Charge runs through midnight Saturday, November 28.Each individual donor counts! Show the OSUDC board member at your gamewatch your gift confirmation for raffle tickets for our halftime raffles. A $1 contribution gets you 1 ticket, $5 gets you 6 tickets. You can make your contribution any time. Visit our website and watch our social media accounts on Saturday for the live link to donate!

 


Service Event: DC Central Kitchen

Join OSUDC for morning meal prep at DC Central Kitchenfrom 9am – 12pm on Saturday, December 12! Spots are limited, email Katy to confirm your spot at hogan.124@osu.edu.


OSUDC Volleyball Team
We are currently forming the OSUDC volleyball team for this winter, and we want YOU! All games are against other alumni club teams. We are particularly looking for more women, as it is a co-rec league. Interested in other sports? We also play softball (spring/summer) and flag football (autumn). Email Jeff at athletics@osudc.org for more information.


Get Involved – Join the OSUDC Board!
Have you ever wanted to make an impact as an Ohio State alum, but didn’t know how? Join the board and help promote OSU in the Washington, DC area! Email us for more information.


OSUDC’s New Website
OSUDC in cooperation with The Ohio State University Alumni Association launched our new website! Check it out now at http://dc.alumni.osu.edu/


John Glenn Washington Academic Internship Program Outreach
The John Glenn Washington Academic Internship Program is looking for mentors and possible internship opportunities in Washington, DC. The Program is expanding into the international agency fields, and environmental policy areas. If you would like more information on how you can “pay forward” and help the Program please contact Kathryn Hogan at hogan.124@osu.edu. Without the support of local alumni, this program would not be as strong as it is.


2015 – 2016 OSUDC Membership Renewal
Just a friendly reminder to renew your membership with The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC. The membership year runs from June 2015 to May 2016, so don’t get left out of this year. Joining or renewing your membership is easy will help you stay connected to other Buckeye faithful in the Greater Washington area. Don’t miss the opportunity to receive event updates happening around the area through our social networking sites to keep you posted on events happening around the DC area.

Please visit our website and renew your membership today! Annual dues are just $20 for The OSU Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC. Thanks and Go Bucks!


Follow OSUDC on Twitter
Are you on Twitter? Be sure to keep up to date with the latest OSUDC news! Follow @OSUDC on Twitter today!


New Events Calendar
Keep up with all of our upcoming events on our new website! You can easily export the events you’re interested in attending to iCal or Google Calendar.


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