Buckeye Bits E-Newsletter

April 13, 2017


University Row at Virginia Gold Cup

The Virginia Gold Cup Races are on Saturday, May 6, and we'll be back on University Row! Tickets are on sale now. For a limited time, use discount code GoBucks17 to save 15%!

Admission to University Row Includes:

  • Admission to Gold Cup, one of the most attended horse races on the East Coast 
  • Welcome drinks 
  • OPEN BAR for the day 
  • Appetizers, Main Fare, and Afternoon meals
  • Activities between races (including but not limited to corn hole, Bear Pong, Giant Jenga, best dressed competition, best tent decorations, and group photos for alumni chapters)
  • Private security 
  • Private bathrooms 
  • Private betting tent 
  • WiFi towers
Click here to buy your tickets now!

For early bird promotion, volunteer opportunities, sponsorship opportunities, and general questions, please contact jake@universityrow.org


Women's Lacrosse @ Maryland

The Ohio State Women’s Lacrosse team will be in town to play at Maryland in College Park at noon this Saturday, April 15! Tickets are $8 each, $6 for youth (3-17) and seniors (62+). Click here to purchase tickets or contact Dillon Del Rossoddelross@umd.edu or 301-405-8114.

Spring Game Day

This Saturday, April 15, is the Ohio State Spring Game! Join Ohio State alumni and fans at Ten Spot Kitchen & Tap in Leesburg, and at Parlay Sports Bar & Lounge in Dupont Circle! 


O-H-I-O on the Road: College of Engineering Networking Event

Engineering Alumni: Meet us at the Spy Museum for an evening of intrigue

Join Dean Dave Williams and the College of Engineering for an evening of intrigue at the International Spy Museum on Wednesday, April 26! Network with fellow alumni, explore the museum exhibits and hear from Thomas J. Burns (BS Electrical Engineering, '86), who oversees programs in battle management, communications, intelligence and electronic warfare in his role as director of the Strategic Technology Office at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Refreshments, including beer and wine, will be served. Click here for details and registration information.

April Happy Hour at Cantina Marina

Join OSUDC for our monthly happy hour! On Thursday, April 27, we’ll be at Cantina Marina on the SW Waterfront. Mix, mingle, and network with fellow Buckeye alumni in the DC area. See you there!

OSUDC Softball

Our 2017 season of Capital Alumni Network softball has just begun, and we want YOU! For more information or to join us this season, email Jeff at athletics@osudc.org. Go Bucks!

John Glenn Washington Academic Internship Program Outreach

Attention Alumni! The Washington Academic Internship program (WAIP) is seeking internship hosts for 2 students this summer: one with a Geography/GIS background, and one with an interest in international affairs and homeland security. Please reach out to Kathryn Hogan at hogan.124@osu.edu if you work in either field and have the ability to host an intern this summer.

The John Glenn Washington Academic Internship Program is looking for mentors 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.

Monthly Service Events at DC Central Kitchen

We have monthly service events at DC Central Kitchen! 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! Our next event is Saturday, May 27, from 9am - 12pm!

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.

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


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.


April 15                  12pm
Women's Lax @ UMD
April 15                  12pm
Spring Game at Ten Spot
April 15                  12pm
Spring Game at Parlay
April 19                   5pm
Service Event: DC Central Kitchen
April 26                   6pm
O-H-I-O on the Road
April 27             5:30pm
Happy Hour @ Cantina Marina
May 6
University Row
Full Event Calendar

The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC is a chartered alumni club of The Ohio State University Alumni Association, Inc. We offer opportunities for the Buckeye faithful to stay connected to OSU and to each other in the greater Washington, DC area.
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