Buckeye Bits E-Newsletter: December 29, 2015

Fiesta Bowl 2016

Happy New Year! We hope you have a great celebration Thursday night, then join us for the Fiesta Bowl as the Buckeyes take on the Fighting Irish at 1pm on New Year’s Day!

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.

Call for Gamewatch Volunteers
Will you be in town for New Year’s? Coming to our gamewatches for the Fiesta Bowl? We want you! All of our gamewatch locations will have the game on with sound, but we still need a few volunteers to run our halftime raffles! Email Jenn for more info! We’ll have select gamewatches throughout basketball/hockey season as well, and we always welcome alumni who are looking to get involved.

Women’s Basketball @ Maryland
The Buckeyes take on the Terps at the XFINITY Center in College Park at noon on Saturday, January 2! Tickets are $12. To purchase, contact Lara Ceaser in the Maryland athletic ticketing office: lceaser@umd.edu or 301-405-8117. Go Bucks! Beat the Terps!

Men’s Basketball @ Maryland Gamewatch

Join OSUDC for a basketball gamewatch on Saturday, January 16, at Solly’s U Street Tavern! Tip-off is at noon. Go Bucks! Beat the Terps!


Jesse Owens Film Event

Race, based on the incredible true story of Jesse Owens, opens in theatres in February. Stay tuned for event details!

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.

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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