Join CFAES in Washington, D.C. for the Big Ten Ag Alumni Reception & New CFAES Pre-Reception

Big Ten Ag Alumni Reception

Monday, March 7, 2016

6 to 8 p.m.

National Press Club

529 14th St., NW

Washington, D.C. 20045

(Metro Center stop—13th Street exit)


Register online:


In the spirit of institutional cooperation, the Big Ten schools with agricultural programs are once again gathering our alumni and friends in the Washington, D.C. area for a special event at the National Press Club! 

Please join college deans along with administrators, faculty and staff for a reception. Enjoy the fellowship of alumni and friends from the colleges of agricultural sciences and natural resources representing Michigan State University, The Ohio State University, The Pennsylvania State University, Purdue University, Rutgers University, University of Illinois, University of Maryland, University of Minnesota, University of Nebraska, and the University of Wisconsin. Reconnect with your alma mater and learn how our colleges are working cooperatively on behalf of land-grant institutions.

Cost is $20 per person. Heavy hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served. Register online by visiting Registration deadline is Tuesday, March 1, 2016.  Now in its sixth year, the reception has been a great success with alumni and friends networking across institutions and enjoying one another’s company. We look forward to seeing everyone again (and some new faces!). For directions, visit

New CFAES Pre-Reception -- Don't Miss Out!

We cordially invite you to join The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) for a complimentary reception prior to the Big Ten Ag Alumni event.  Hear exciting updates about the college from CFAES leadership and connect with alumni and friends. Business attire.  Hor d’oeuvres will be served.

Monday, March 7, 2016
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Zenger Room
National Press Club
529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045

To RSVP for the CFAES Pre-Reception email and kindly include the name of your guest. Please see registration instructions for the Big Ten Ag Event on the postcard.  Hope to see you at both events!
Questions? Call 614-292-0473.