WELCOME TO THE HOMEPAGE OF.....
THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI CLUB OF WEST MICHIGAN
Here you will find information relative to our club such as game watch information, cookouts, parties, charity events, links to 'All Things Ohio State', but most importantly,
Fellow Buckeyes in West Michigan.
For more Information from The Ohio State University Alumni Association, Click Here.
BEAT MichganS BASH
Several years ago, when the season was extended, we had to move our
Annual BEAT M*ch*g*n BASH to the Monday of a very busy week of Thanksgiving.
With both the M*ch*g*n and MSU games in November this year,
we are going to "Mash up the Bash" a bit.
As the Buckeyes get ready for a rematch with the Spartans at MSU on Saturday, November 8,
... The OSU Alumni Club of West Michigan…
will host a "BEAT MichganS BASH" on the evening of Friday November 7.
We will once again have the pleasure of our "Dynamic #7 Duo" of Cornelius Green and our own Sonny Gordon. Dick Wakefield ( who, so many of us enjoyed at the 2013 Beat M*ch*g*n BASH) is also hoping to join us again!!
The stories that these 3 great Buckeyes, from 3 different decades of Buckeye Football, will share with us - will be an evening not to miss!
As we finalize the venue location and more details, we need your help now!
We need to have an idea of expected number of people - so we can secure the best location for this new, "Mashed-up-Bash".
Most likely will be in the Grand Rapids area, usually around 6:00 - 9:00 pm, possible nominal cost of $10 - $15 per person with an array of Appetizers and a Cash Bar.
Before Friday of this week (Oct 10), please use the RSVP link, below, and let us know that you hope to attend the "BEAT MichganS BASH" on the evening of Friday November 7, 2014.
(this is nothing in stone - just trying to gather an estimate of number of attendees).
Click Here to RSVP
Join us for College Fairs this fall!
Fremont High School College Night is Tuesday, 10/7 and Carolyn Buckner will be representing the club.
Grand Rapids Area College Night at Aquinas College is Tuesday, 10/23 and Dan LaVille, Kristy Kieda and Liz Collver will be representing the club.
Representatives from more than 70 colleges, universities and the United States military will be available to speak to prospective students and their parents. High school sophomores, junior and seniors, and their families are encouraged to attend. This is the only college fair in Kent County during the fall 2014 semester. Check out the link for more information.
We hope to see you and your high schoolers there!
Football Season 2014 is Here
We are returning to Buffalo Wild Wings, 2720 44th St, for our game watches.
A new RSVP Link will be added every Sunday for the next week's Game Watch.
Please click on the link and give us some feedback on the golf outing
Do You Want to Become a Member of The Ohio State Alumni Club of West Michigan?
Are you interested in joining your fellow Buckeyes here in the state up north? Down load our application form and send it in. For a low annual fee, you too can become a member of The Ohio State University Alumni Club of West Michigan. Click Here to get more information. If you choose to direct your OSUAA Sustaining Membership to our Club's Endownment Fund, you will receive a 20% discount on your local club dues. For more information, click here.
To pay your dues, click here and select the "Buy Now" option.
Are You an OSUAA Sustaining Member?
Are you a member of one of the largest alumni associations in the world? If your answer was no, then it is time to join.
Click Here to get information on becoming a member or to sign up!
To earn the Sustaining Member level of membership (making you eligible for the football lottery, among other benefits), a graduate must make a gift or gifts either equal to or more than $75 to the Ohio State fund of his or her choice each year. These gifts are tax-deductible AND you may choose our Club’s Endowed Scholarship Fund as the recipient of your Sustaining Membership Contribution of $75.00 or more.
Search for West Michigan Alumni 607657 to locate our Club’s endowment fund. The principal balance of our Club’s Endowed Scholarship Fund will grow with each OSUAA Sustaining Membership Contribution that is earmarked for our Fund.
For more information about our Club's Fund, click here