The latest news from our organization

New TV Party Location

We here at The Ohio State Alumni Club of Detroit have some very exciting news about the upcoming football season. Unfortunately, our long standing game watch venue, Hi-Tops 10 & 1/2 was sold and can no longer be used. But do not worry, we have you covered! We have found a new home for our…

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  

Detroit Double Play

One day, two exciting Buckeye events! Join us Saturday, April 7 for a double play of service and motivation. Community Service Opportunity 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Gleaners Community Food Bank Learn more Gleaners is a food distribution warehouse and helps collect and distribute food to the less fortunate in and around Detroit. Our specific volunteer…

Engineer Openings at Ohio State

To apply and learn more about additional job opportunities at Ohio State visit   Senior Research Associate – Engineer: Smart Cities Posting number: 435638  Position Description: This position functions as the technical expert in the area of Smart City and Smart Mobility; performs research on projects at the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) that are…

Photos: 2018 Planning Meeting

Thanks to all who came out for our annual club planning meeting. We had a great session and had awesome discussions about upcoming events for the new calendar year. We were graciously joined by former football player Dionte Allen and a former Brutus Buckeye. It’s so awesome to have their support in the state up…

Ticket Exchange

Every football season the Alumni Club of Detroit provides a home game (excludes the Michigan game) ticket exchange service to our members. For assistance please e-mail Steve Klepchak at You can also reach Steve by phone at (248) 628-4656, but please leave your email address/phone number with him so you can be put in…

Upcoming Events

Aug 29 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Indonesian Food and History

NEW Event! Board Meeting and Diversity Event - Indonesian Food and History When: Wednesday, August 29, 2018 6:00 PM-8:30 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada).…

Sep 29 12:00am - 11:59pm

Save the Date: Penn State Football Game Road Trip

Please contact Michelle Lundquist at for more information. Additional details coming soon!

Oct 13 12:00am - 11:59pm

Minnesota Football Game Tailgate

While there are no game tickets remaining, come to Columbus, enjoy the game-day excitement and join your fellow members for our Club’s Annual Tailgate Party…

Oct 27 12:00am - 11:59pm

Save the Date: Walk/Run Downtown on the Riverwalk

Please contact Biz Laconi at for more information. Additional details coming soon!