Buckeye Bits E-Newsletter: April 12, 2018

April 12, 2018

Engineering Event: Buckeyes Connect: Washington, D.C.

Autonomous vehicles, drones, underground tunnels-what will mobility look like in the next five, 10 or 25 years? Join College of Engineering Dean Dave Williams and Associate Dean for Research Dorota Grejner-Brzezinska to learn how the college, Ohio State and the city of Columbus are at the forefront of the conversation on the future of mobility in our country.

Join us next Wednesday, April 18 for drinks and appetizers at historic Union Station, D.C.’s restored, mixed-use, intermodal transportation and shopping center located just blocks from the U.S. Capitol.

Click Here to Register by April 13

 


CAN Golf Tournament

The CAN Annual Golf Tournament will be held May 5, 2018 at Pleasant Valley Golf Club in Chantilly, VA with a 12:00pm (NOON) shotgun start. The format is a Captain’s choice scramble. The cost is $110 per golfer, which include greens and cart fees, post-round buffet dinner, lots of beer, water, Gatorade and soda, a CAN swag gift.

1st place for each tier determined after play; three total teams will win money towards their sponsoring school’s scholarship fund.

Each team must be made up of 50% alumni rule from sponsoring school, No co-ed requirement.

A raffle with great prizes and on-course contests (closest to pin, longest drive, etc).

Deadline for teams is next Tuesday, April 17, 2018. For more information and how to register, contact Carter Alleman at president@osudc.org

 


Ohio State Men’s Lacrosse @ UMD

The Buckeyes are coming to College Park! Ohio State faces the Terrapins on Sunday, April 22 at 2pm at Maryland Stadium. Tickets are still available through OSUDC for only $10! Proceeds benefit our Spearman Scholarship Fund.


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 Sunday, April 22. 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:
April 22, 2018
June 16, 2018
July 21, 2018
August 25, 2018
November 10, 2018


April Happy Hour

Join OSUDC Wednesday, April 25 for our monthly happyhour at Continental Beer Garden in Rosslyn. Mix, mingle, and network with fellow Buckeye alumni in the DC area. See you there!

 



Ohio State Alumni Sports

It’s almost softball time! We are currently forming our team for the 2018 season of Capital Alumni Network softball, and we want YOU. It is a coed league, and the season runs April-July (14 games) with a tournament in August. For more information or to join us this season, email Jeff at athletics@osudc.org. Go Bucks!


The CAN Soccer season begins in April! If you’d like to play (games on Saturdays and/or Sundays), or for more information, contact Jeff at athletics@osudc.org. Go Bucks!


Where I live: Washington, D.C.

BY SARAH H. MAGILL
The latest issue of The Ohio State Alumni Magazine features Washington, DC! What is your favorite Spring thing to do in and around the District? Join the conversation on our facebook page!


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

Jul 21 9:00am - 12:00pm

Service Event: Adopt-A-Highway – July 2018

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…

Jul 22 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Summer Picnic & Student Send-Off

Welcome the next generation of Buckeyes to the family! Join fellow alumni to advise incoming students about lessons learned from our experiences at Ohio State…

Jul 24 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Buckeyes on the Hill

Join Ohio State University Alumni Association President and CEO Jim Smith and fellow graduates for a celebration of Buckeyes on Capitol Hill, hosted by your…

Jul 26 5:30pm - 8:00pm

July 2018 Happy Hour

Join OSUDC for our monthly happy hour! On Thursday, July 26, we’ll be at Sign of the Whale in Dupont Circle in DC. Mix, mingle, and network …