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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 www.jobsatosu.com/postings/search.   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 bux72@yahoo.com. 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…

Boating on Cass Lake on Saturday, August 12

1:00pm. Keego Harbor The only thing that michigan beats Ohio in is having wonderful lakes to enjoy. Buckeyes enjoyed the day playing on Cass Lake and also enjoying a great BBQ! This free Life Learning event teaches boating skills relating to jet skiing, sailing and motor boating. It was a great day to be a…

Rising Star: Jackie DiMarco

For 20 years, Jackie DiMarco has shaped some of Ford Motor Co.’s most iconic vehicles. Now, the 44-year-old is helping shape the company’s future. After stints as chief engineer of the Ford F-150 and Expedition and program manager for the 2010 Mustang, DiMarco now serves as the chief engineer of Ford’s autonomous vehicles. She’s tasked…

Three Buckeye engineers named among Ford’s Thirty Under 30

Alumni Erin Taylor, L’Nard Tufts and Michael Orr have been named Thirty Under 30 fellows by Ford Motor Company. The Ford Thirty Under 30 program is a corporate leadership course that empowers young employees to work with and learn about philanthropic organizations. This year’s class of fellows will partner with nonprofits focused on issues of…

Upcoming Events

May 05 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Painting with a Twist

Start your Cinco De Mayo celebrations off with Motor City Buckeyes. When:  May 5th 3-5pm Where: Painting with a Twist, 200 West Nine Mile Road,…

May 12 8:45am - 12:00pm

Greening of Detroit Rouge Park

On Saturday May 12, the Ohio State Alumni Cub of Detroit will join other volunteers to plant trees in Detroit. We will work with others…

May 25 12:00am - 11:59pm

Save the Date: St. Mary Polish Fair

Please contact David Emerling at emerling.4@osu.edu for more information. Additional details coming soon!

Jun 02 10:15am - 1:30pm

Charles H. Wright Museum Visit

The Motor City Buckeyes will meet Saturday morning, June 2 to tour the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.  In addition to the…