D.C. Area Events

  

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    Alumni Relations        
    202-885-5902    
    4400 Massachusetts Ave., NW
    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

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 ‘08
The School of International Service, in partnership with the AU Career Center and the SIS Alumni Chapter, 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.  

Monday, November 10, 2014

Alumni in the KNOW: Richard Davis SPA/BA '74
The AU Alumni Association is pleased to present alumnus Richard Davis, SPA/BA '74, who has had a wealth of interesting experiences working for CNN for the last few decades often being on the forefront of breaking news.

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 and the SIS Alumni Chapter, 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

How Many More? American University Students React to Kent State

Join American University Archives Staff for a screening of newly discovered footage shot by AU students of the protests on campus and in DC in response to the violence at Kent State in May of 1970. Admission is free and no RSVP is required.

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.

Friday, November 14, 2014

SIS Graduate Student Council Networking Hour with Alumni
Join the School of International Service Graduate Student Council, in partnership with the AU Alumni Association and SIS Alumni Chapter, for a networking hour with SIS alumni and graduate students. 

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
Join us for American University's 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.

Books That Shaped America: Red Harvest
Join the University Library and the Humanities Lab for a community discussion of Dashiell Hammetts's Red Harvest​. The discussion will be led by Associate Professor of Literature Erik Dussere. Admission is free.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Holiday Open House at the President's House
Please join President and Ann Kerwin at their home for a festive holiday open house. Drop in for hors d'oeuvres, wine, beer, and soft beverages. You'll enjoy the house's hand-selected art from the Watkins Collection, as well as live entertainment and time to mingle with fellow alumni, parents, and friends.  There is no cost to attend.

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.