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Donate during Ohio State Day of Giving 2019

As loyal Ohio State alumni, we want today’s students to experience everything we loved – and more – during our time at school. So we’re constantly working to make college more affordable for current Buckeyes. The main way to help our students is through our scholars fund, which allows us to provide merit scholarships to…

2018 Great Debate Recap

  Enjoy a recap of the 43rd Annual Great Debate, our annual event leading up to The Game.

Pay 4ward Triple Match

We’re excited to share a fantastic giving opportunity for College of Engineering graduates from the classes of 2009-2018. From now until Nov. 21, every dollar you donate to the College of Engineering will be matched with $3, literally quadrupling the impact of your gift. For more information and to donate, click here.

New Game Day Location

2018 football schedule Hello Motor City Buckeyes, We have some exciting news to share about the upcoming football season. We have found a new home for our game day gatherings! Unfortunately, our long-standing game day venue, Hi-Tops 10 & ½, was sold and can no longer be used. Beginning Sept. 1, we will be moving…

Indonesian Food

Here is a little teaser for our upcoming Indonesian food event! Join us! The Indonesian rijsttafel, a Dutch word that literally translates to “rice table”, is an elaborate meal adapted by the Dutch following the hidang presentation of nasi Padang from the Padang region of West Sumatra. It consists of many  side dishes served in small portions, accompanied by rice prepared in several different ways. Popular side…

Book Club

Hello Detroit Alumni Club!  I would like to organize a book club this year.  If you are interested in participating, please send me an email by.  Please also tell me your favorite genre to read, I love historical fiction.  I read The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah earlier this year and truly loved it.  Once we…

Baseball Event at Jimmy John’s Field in July

Our club is looking at hosting an event at Jimmy John’s Field in July. The dates are either Friday 7/6 at 7:05, Sunday 7/15 at 1:05, Friday 7/20 at 7:05, Saturday 7/21 at 7:05 or Sunday 7/29 at 1:05. The minimum is 20 people. The price would be $22.50 per person (regular price is $35)…

John Legend

Here is an article on John Legend, a big Buckeye fan!

Interested in 2018 football tickets?

There’s nothing like cheering on the Buckeyes in person! The Detroit Alumni Club is looking to gauge the interest of its members surrounding various games and events for the 2018 football season. Please complete the survey below so we can get a better feel for planning out exciting club activities this fall. Take Survey  

Upcoming Events

May 20 5:30pm - 5:30pm

Tour the Cathedral Church of St. Paul

Experience one of the architectural, artistic, and faith-based treasures of Detroit, when you tour the Cathedral Church of St. Paul.  Famed US architect, Ralph Adams…

Jun 01 11:45am - 2:00pm

Volunteering at Michigan Veterans Foundation

Team up with fellow Buckeyes and give back to the Detroit community. Come volunteer with the Alumni Club of Detroit in the kitchen area of…

Jun 08 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Red wine, part of a healthy diet

We'll explore why red wine should be part of your diet for better health, how red wine fights to fend off heart disease and try…

Jun 15 11:00am - 11:00am

Motown Museum Tour

The Motor City Buckeyes are joining the rest of Detroit in celebrating Motown’s incredible legacy over the past 60 years.  Join fellow club members for…