D.C. Area Events

  

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    Alumni Relations        
    202-885-5902    
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    Carlita Pitts    
    Assistant Director,
    Alumni Programs


 
  Reconnect and reminisce with fellow D.C. area Eagles at our infamous alumni happy hours, educational events, community service activities, Faculty Down the Road events, and more. Check out the events in the D.C. area and register online. Can’t wait to see you there!

D.C. Area Events

Friday, October 24, 2014

Arts Management @ AU: Celebrating 40 Years
Join former classmates, professors, and fellow alumni to commemorate 40 years of extraordinary arts and cultural managers. See old friends and relive memories while making new connections, sharing innovations and accomplishments, and touching base with your artistic roots. We will laugh, learn, and live it up as only arts management professionals can - a toast to another 40 years of excellence! 

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Women's Basketball Blue/White Eagles Scrimmage
Join fellow women's basketball alumni and friends as part of the inaugural Blue/White Eagles Scrimmage.  Alumni are invited to play or come watch the team and alumni compete as they head into the upcoming season.  Play, meet the team, and then join the coaches and student-athletes for a post game meal and reception.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Dinner with Alumni: Kenneth Poole SPA/MPA '84
Graduate students! If you are interested learning how to plan for a career in the non-profit or public policy sector, or if you’re interested in the areas of economic or community development, then this dinner is for you.  Meet an AU Alumnus who has been in your shoes and has now succeeded in doing what you aspire to do. Come join Ken for dinner and a great networking event!

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Tip-Off Dinner and Live Radio Show with Men's Basketball Coach Mike Brennan

Join Head Men's Basketball Coach Mike Brennan and the American University Department of Athletics for the taping of his first radio show set for Thursday, October, 30, at 7 p.m. at Chef Geoff's on New Mexico Avenue. 

Monday, November 03, 2014

Show Me The Money!: A Seminar on Financial Planning for DC Young Alumni
Join the DC Young Alumni Chapter for this evening seminar on financial planning and management. There is no cost to attend this event. RSVP by October 30.

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

SIS Alumni in the Atrium: Thomas Watson, SIS/ MA β€˜08
The School of International Service, in partnership with the AU Career Center, feature select alumni in the SIS Atrium as part of the Alumni in the Atrium Series. An SIS alumnus/a sits in the atrium on Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m. to speak with students about careers, internships, interviewing tips, and networking skills.  

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Dinner with Alumni: Janethe Pena (SIS/BA '02) and Melina Olmo (SIS/BA '99)
Janethe Peña and Melina Olmo will host a student dinner with a focus on business etiquette and cultural business differences in the workplace.

Tour and Tasting at Green Hat Gin

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Join us for a tour and tasting at Green Hat Gin, DC's premier gin distillery.

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Pride Networking Reception with UMD Lambda Pride Alumni Club
Join the AU Pride Alumni Alliance and the University of Maryland Lambda Pride Alumni Club for an evening of meeting new friends and making connections with fellow LGBTQ and ally alumni.

Sunday, November 09, 2014

Sigma Iota Rho Alumni - Student Connection
In honor of Sigma Iota Rho's 30th Anniversary, the Alpha Chapter at American University is hosting a reception and discussion with student and alumni members.  

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

SIS Alumni in the Atrium: Stephanie Cate, SIS/MA '11
The School of International Service, in partnership with the AU Career Center, feature select alumni in the SIS Atrium as part of the Alumni in the Atrium Series. An SIS alumnus/a sits in the atrium on Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m. to speak with students about careers, internships, interviewing tips, and networking skills.  

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

UFOs: Encounters by Generals, Pilots, and Government Officials
Join us for a special American University panel discussion; “UFOs: Encounters by Generals, Pilots, and Government Officials." 

Thursday, November 13, 2014

SPA Pre-Reception Networking Workshop
Students and alumni attending the SPA Student-Alumni Networking Reception that are interested in refining their networking skills and receiving professional advice on how to effectively interact with alumni and employers are invited to this interactive pre-reception workshop.

School of Public Affairs Student-Alumni Networking Reception
Join the Career Center, Office of Alumni Relations, and School of Public Affairs at this highly anticipated annual event.  Students and alumni seeking jobs or internships may easily connect with alumni and employers offering opportunities and advice. Enjoy complimentary hors d'oeuvres and refreshments while mingling with students, alumni, faculty, staff, and employers.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

D.C. Area Community Service - Holiday Helpings!
Join fellow Eagles as we celebrate the spirit of the holidays by pre-packing meal bags for distribution to local food pantries for Bread for the City. 

Monday, November 17, 2014

YAC Trivia Night
Join the D.C. Young Alumni Chapter and fellow AU alumni for an evening of trivia. Alumni are encouraged to create teams of 5, but teams are always looking for free agents. Prizes for the winning team will be available.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Arboretum and Gardens Luncheon
American University’s Arboretum & Gardens Luncheon hosted by President Neil Kerwin and Mrs. Ann Kerwin with a special program on how to enhance your garden with design and ornaments featuring Rose Love Bartlett co-author of The Bartlett Book of Garden Elements. Cost is $45 per person. RSVP by November 7 to arboretumfriends@american.edu or 202-885-5925. Space limited. 

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

AU Men's Basketball at Loyola
Join fellow American University alumni, family, and friends as we cheer the men's basketball team to victory at Loyola University.

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

School of International Service Student-Alumni Networking Reception
Join the Career Center, Office of Alumni Relations, and School of International Service at this highly anticipated annual event.  Students and alumni seeking jobs or internships may easily connect with alumni and employers offering opportunities and advice. Enjoy complimentary hors d'oeuvres and refreshments while mingling with students, alumni, faculty, staff, and employers.

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

College of Arts and Sciences Education Student-Alumni Networking Reception
Join the Career Center, Office of Alumni Relations, and College of Arts and Sciences, School of Education, Teaching and Health at this highly anticipated annual event.  Students and alumni seeking jobs or internships may easily connect with alumni and employers offering opportunities and advice. Enjoy complimentary hors d'oeuvres and refreshments while mingling with students, alumni, faculty, staff, and employers.

Thursday, April 02, 2015

School of Communication Student-Alumni Networking Reception
Join the Career Center, Office of Alumni Relations, and School of Communication at this highly anticipated annual event.  Students and alumni seeking jobs or internships may easily connect with alumni and employers offering opportunities and advice. Enjoy complimentary hors d'oeuvres and refreshments while mingling with students, alumni, faculty, staff, and employers.