Buckeye Bits E-Newsletter: July 20, 2017

July 20, 2017

Summer Picnic & Student Send-Off

Calling all Ohio State alumni! Help us welcome the Ohio State class of 2021! Join us for our annual Summer Picnic & Student Send-Off THIS SUNDAY, July 23 at Rock Creek Park in Washington, DC. Join us for a catered barbecue picnic, an opportunity to mix and mingle with fellow Buckeyes, including recent high school grads from DC, MD, and VA who will be attending Ohio State in the fall! Get more information and register here.



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

We will meet at the McDonald’s at the intersection of Lee Chapel Rd. and Old Keene Mill Rd. in Burke, VA at 8:00am this Saturday, July 22 (1 hour earlier due to heat). 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.

UPCOMING DATES:
July 22, 2017
September 2, 2017
November 18, 2017


July Happy Hour at Recessions

Join OSUDC for our monthly happy hour! On Thursday, July 27, we’ll be at Recessions near Dupont Circle. Mix, mingle, and network with fellow Buckeye alumni in the DC area. See you there!


Big Ten Night at Nats Park

Join fellow Big Ten alumni from across the DMV to support the conference and show your school pride at the ballpark! Show off your alumni spirit by wearing your school colors with the rest of your Big Ten friends as you share an evening of Nationals baseball as they take on the Miami Marlins on Thursday, August 10. Tickets include a B1G/Nats koozie, plus $2 of every ticket sold will go toward scholarship funds for Big Ten schools. Visit the Nationals B1G Night page to purchase tickets now! Be sure to indicate Ohio State when you purchase your tickets! (On the payment page, enter “Ohio State” in the comment field that says “Please enter your B1G Alumni group below.”)


Welcome New Alumni!

Join fellow alumni in greeting recent graduates, introducing them to Washington DC, and showing them all the ways they can stay connected to Ohio State.

The New Buckeyes, New City event will be held at Carmine’s in Penn Quarter on Wednesday, August 23 from 6-8pm. Appetizers will be served, and each guest gets one complimentary drink ticket.

We’ll also be recognizing one to two Rising Buckeyes. This is a special recognition of alumni making an astounding impact and doing great things in our community.

Know of an alumnus you think fits the bill? Be sure to nominate him or her here.

Don’t miss this opportunity to welcome new Buckeyes to your city!

Learn more about this exciting event and register today.



OSUDC Softball

Our 2017 season of Capital Alumni Network softball is under way, and we want YOU! For more information, to join us this season, or if you’re interested in playing football this fall, email Jeff at athletics@osudc.org. Go Bucks!


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 2017 to May 2018, 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.

Countdown to Ohio State Vs. Michigan

Upcoming Events

Oct 26 5:30pm - 8:00pm

October 2017 Happy Hour

Join OSUDC for our monthly happy hour! On Thursday, October 26, we'll be at Iron Horse Tap Room in Chinatown. Mix, mingle, and network with fellow Buckeye alumni…

Oct 28 3:30pm - 8:00pm

GAMEWATCH: Ohio State vs. Penn State

Join us at our five official gamewatch locations around the DC area! These are the only bars that are guaranteed to have every Ohio State game on,…

Nov 04 12:00am - 11:59pm

GAMEWATCH: Ohio State @ Iowa

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Nov 06 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Service Event: DC Central Kitchen – November 2017

Join OSUDC and John Glenn College of Public Affairs WAIP students for our monthly service event at DC Central Kitchen on Monday, November 6! Must…