Buckeye Bits E-Newsletter: August 17, 2017

August 17, 2017

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 them here.

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

Learn more about this exciting event and register today.

Call for Volunteers: Join the Gamewatch Committee

Our Gamewatch Happy Hour will be at Solly’son Thursday, August 24! Learn more about our 5 great gamewatch partners for the 2017 football season, and help us host the best Buckeye football game days outside of Columbus while we raise money for our scholarship fund! If you’re interested in helping host gamewatches, please complete this form with your availability. For more info about joining our gamewatch committee, email Jenn.

2017 Game Day Partners

We are thrilled to announce our 5 official game day partners for the 2017 football season:

We’re happy to be back at Solly’s U Street Tavern in DC, Crystal City Sports Pub in Arlington, and Ten Spot Kitchen & Tap in Leesburg!

We’re returning to Parlay DC Sports Bar & Lounge in Dupont Circle!

And introducing our newest game day destination, Tommy Joe’s in Bethesda!

We can’t wait to see everyone to cheer on the team and raise money for our Spearman scholarship fund. The Buckeyes open the season at Indiana on Thursday, August 31. See you at the gamewatches!

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 9am on Saturday, September 2. 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.

September 2, 2017
November 18, 2017

DC Central Kitchen

Join OSUDC and John Glenn College of Public Affairs WAIP students for our monthly service event at DC Central Kitchen on Saturday, September 23! Must arrive by 9am for a brief orientation.

Please register on Volunteer Match to participate in this service event!


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
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Countdown to Ohio State Vs. Michigan

Upcoming Events

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Annual Meeting 2024

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Aug 03 4:05pm

Ohio State Alumni Day at the Nationals

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Aug 10 9:00am

Service Event: Adopt-A-Highway August 2024

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 …

Aug 17 2:00pm

Washington Mystics vs. Minnesota Lynx

Join us for an electrifying evening of basketball as the Washington Mystics against the Minnesota Lynx on Saturday, August 17th at 2pm! Come out and support the Mystics and…