D.C. Area Events



    Alumni Relations        
    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

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Cirque Du Soleil: Amaluna live in D.C.
Ongoing until Sunday, September 21. Join the American University Alumni Association as we experience Cirque Du Soleil's presentation of "Amaluna" live in Washington, D.C. Discount pricing for AU alumni and friends available until Friday, September 19 at noon.

Friday, September 19, 2014

SOC Building Celebration
Dean Jeff Rutenbeck cordially invites you to celebrate the new home of the School of Communication in the historic McKinley Building. Cost to attend is free.

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Fall for the Arts 2014
Fall for the Arts brings neighbors, students, faculty, and friends together through art. The day features an afternoon of dynamic, hands-on courses and workshops; a silent auction; an evening reception in the Katzen Arts Center and a live art auction featuring works from the H. Marc Moyens Collection. 

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

D.C. Area Happy Hour at Sona Creamery and Wine Bar
Registration for this event has reached its capacity. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

Join fellow AU alumni at a happy hour on Capitol Hill at the new Sona Creamery and Wine Bar! 

Thursday, September 25, 2014

AU Black Alumni Alliance 2014 Congressional Black Caucus Reception
Join the American University Black Alumni Alliance for a networking reception as we celebrate the annual gathering of the Congressional Black Caucus.

Saturday, September 27, 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, September 30, 2014

SIS Alumni in the Atrium: Zach Pagovski, SIS/MA '13
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.  

Frederick Alumni Happy Hour
Join fellow AU alumni in Frederick, MD for happy hour. There is no cost to attend this event. RSVP by September 26.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Alumni in the KNOW: Edward McGinnis SIS/MA '92

The AU Alumni Association host alumni Edward McGinnis SIS/MA '92 to speak about his time at AU and his distinguished career and accomplishments. 

Thursday, October 02, 2014

A Celebration of Preservation
The American University Library Council and University Librarian Nancy Davenport request the pleasure of your company for A Celebration of Preservation. Join us to learn about conservation work done to preserve items in the Special Collections. There is no cost to attend this event.

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Dinner with Alumni: Lisa Rosenthal SPA/BA '97; KSB/MBA '01
If you are interested in the Department of Defense Consulting career field, then this dinner is for you. Meet an AU Alum who has been in your shoes and has now succeeded in doing what you aspire to do. Come join Lisa for dinner and a great networking event.

Thursday, October 09, 2014

Dinner with Alumni: Selin Hur SIS/BA '94
If you are interested in the national security/defense/intelligence career field or if are still trying to figure out your professional interests, then this dinner is for you.  Meet an AU Alum who has been in your shoes and has now succeeded in doing what you aspire to do.  Come join Selin for dinner and a great networking event!

Friday, October 17, 2014

All-American Weekend
Hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations and New Student Programs, AU's All-American Weekend is a celebration of American University alumni, families, students, and friends.

AU Athletics Alumni and Friends Golf Outing
Join American University alumni, family, and friends for a golf outing to benefit AU Athletics. The cost to attend is $250 per golfer.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

A Day at the Hillwood Estate & Garden with the SIS Alumni Chapter
Join the SIS Alumni Chapter for a tour of the Hillwood Estate & Gardens followed by a cafe lunch. 

Alumni in the KNOW: Monica J. Hazangeles CAS/MA '96
The AU Alumni Association host alumni Monica J, Hazangeles CAS/MA '96 to speak about her time at AU and her distinguished career and accomplishments. 

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.

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Tour and Tasting at Green Hat Gin
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.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Alumni in the KNOW: Jeff Sine SIS/BA '76
The AU Alumni Association is pleased to present career merchant banker and Broadway producer Jeff Sine, SIS/BA '76, to speak about his time at AU and his distinguished career and accomplishments. 

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

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.