Buckeye Bits E-Newsletter: March 2, 2017

March 2, 2017

Network with fellow DC-area Buckeyes!

Network Like a Pro is TONIGHT! At the event, sponsored by the Bill and Susan Lhota Office of Alumni Career Management, you’ll learn from and interact with a panel of experienced networkers and DC-area alumni as they share their perspectives on the importance and value of networking.

This discussion will be preceded and followed by optional networking opportunities.

Thursday, March 2, 2017
5:30 – 6:15 p.m. Registration, appetizers and drinks
6:15 – 7:30 p.m. Panel discussion
7:30 – 8:00 p.m. Casual networking

Top of the Town
1400 14th Street North
Arlington, VA 22209  

Your $10 registration includes two drink tickets and heavy appetizers.

Alumni Panelists

Katy Hogan: Program Manager for the Washington Academic Internship Program, John Glenn School of Public Affairs at The Ohio State University
Dave Turkaleski: Director of AHT Insurance
Jessica Larkin: Vice President at Signal Group DC
Joshua Westfall: Government Affairs Manager at National PTA

Click here to register!

Questions? Please contact the Bill and Susan Lhota Office of Alumni Career Management at 614-292-3314 or osuaa@osu.edu.


B1G Men’s Basketball Tournament

The Men’s Big Ten Basketball Tournament is here in DC at the Verizon Center this year! All-session tickets are available now through Ticketmaster. For suites and tickets to the MD Live! Casino Players Club (available for entire tournament and individual sessions), contact Topher Zuleger-Freeman at Monumental Sports & Entertainment: 202-292-1904.

Calling all parents of young children! The Big Ten Conference is scouting for babies (who are still crawling) to be part of the baby crawling contest during halftime at the 2017 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament at the Verizon Center. The contest will take place on Wednesday, March 8, during the 2nd game (7pm) of the day. Please email president@osudc.org if you or anyone you know is interested in representing Ohio State in the contest! Go Buckeye Babies!

Big Ten Network Cocktail Party & BTN Live TV Show

As the Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament gets underway in Washington, DC join the Big Ten Network and on-air personalities Dave Revsine, Mike Hall, Jon Crispin, Stephen Bardo, Shon Morris and Deon Thomas along with special guests from around the Big Ten for a live broadcast of BTN Live on March 9th at Penn Social, located a few blocks away from the Verizon Center.

The doors will open at 4 p.m. and the show will run from 4:30-6:30 p.m. with the happy hour continuing until 7 p.m. Complimentary drinks and appetizers will be served. Tickets are FREE but limited! Click here to register now.

BTN looks forward to seeing you in Washington, DC!

Monthly Service Events at DC Central Kitchen

We have monthly service events at DC Central Kitchen! Our next event is coming up on Saturday, March 18, from 9am – 12pm. You must register in advance on Volunteer Match. Questions about volunteering? Email Katy!


OSUDC has service events in Fairfax County for Adopt-A-Highway throughout the year!

We meet at the McDonald’s at the intersection of Lee Chapel Rd. and Old Keene Mill Rd. in Burke, VA at 9:00am on the pickup date. The pickup is cancelled in the event of rain. Please contact Phil Gbur if you have any questions.

Please note that this is an age 18+ years event, per DMV safety rules.

March 18, 2017
May 27, 2017
July 22, 2017
September 2, 2017
November 18, 2017

OSUDC Softball

It’s almost softball time! We are currently forming our team for the 2017 season of Capital Alumni Network softball, and we want YOU. For more information or to join us this season, email Jeff at athletics@osudc.org. Go Bucks!

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! Complete the nomination form and email to president@osudc.org.

Join or Renew your OSUDC Membership

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 2016 to May 2017, so don’t get left out this year. Joining or renewing your membership is easy, and will help you stay connected to other Buckeye faithful in 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!

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

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