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September 2013 Newsletter   Fellow DC Canes, Welcome to September! With football season in full swing, September will be a busy month.  Please read on for the events we have coming up this month and beyond! Football Watch Parties at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern! Football season is now in full swing! Join us every for   

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We are always looking for new Canes to welcome to the chapter! Please follow the links below to join the DC Canes or to become more involved if you are already a member.   Dues Information and Renewal Rules DC Canes is a non-profit Alumni Group. The submission of annual dues allows DC Canes to   

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Join us at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern as we watch our #5 basketball team take on #3 Duke! Penn Quarter Sports Tavern 639 Indiana Ave NW (across the street from the Archives Metro Station)

Join us at Old Dominion Brewhouse for the last regular season basketball contest of the season as Miami takes on Clemson! Old Dominion Brewhouse 1219 9th Street NW (closest metro: Mt. Vernon Sq/Convention Center)

Fellow DC Canes, We would like to thank the over 400 people who attended the Impact of U event last Wednesday featuring President Donna Shalala!  It was a thrill to see so many Canes in attendance and we hope that it has you enthusiastic for more events of that nature in the area!  We have   

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Interested in serving your fellow DC Canes? Nominations for the 2013-14 DC Canes Board are now open!  Descriptions of all the various positions are available below.  Board member requirements include attending at least 50% of all board meetings, helping to plan and execute 2 DC Canes events and pay DC Canes dues.  If you want   

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Fellow DC Canes, Happy October everyone!  Football is off to a fast start and we enter October 4-0!  While we will continue to have our watch parties this month, read below for a couple other items we are trying to get going:   Hurricanes Football Watch Parties at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern! Join us every   

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DC Canes July 2013 Newsletter   Greetings fellow DC Canes! We hope this email finds you enjoying your 4th of July holiday weekend!  Your DC Canes board has been working hard behind the scenes to plan a summer full of exciting events for you.  Please see below for some of the awesome events we have ready for you!   Welcome to DC Potluck   

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Come join DC Canes as we start planning a new year with the 2013-14 Board! We will be meeting at Alston & Bird (950 F Street NW) on Thursday, May 16th at 6:30pm.  We invite the community to come share their ideas for the upcoming year and to meet the new board. To RSVP, please   

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Not getting the mass emails from us about DC Canes events? Want to? You must update your email address AND mailing address in UConnect. The way the email listserv is set up is only people with mailing zip codes in our region will have their email address added to the list. We are hoping to   

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Fellow Canes, We have a couple major events coming up soon that we wanted to make sure were on your radar!  We need to make ticket purchases very soon, so act quickly!  More details on the events—our night at the Nationals game and our winery event at Desert Rose Winery—as well as tickets to road   

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Join DC Canes as we head out for a night at the ballpark! We are getting tickets to see the Washington Nationals take on the Miami Marlins on Tuesday, August 27th (7:05pm start). Tickets are $13, but if we sell 25 tickets, that price will reduce to $9! You can’t beat that price anywhere in   

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If you have any questions or ideas about an event we can do for Canes, please contact the relevant board member that it would fall under.  Our emails are indicated below: Position Officer(s) Email President Donald Wine II president@dccanes.com Vice President Rachel Papeika vicepresident@dccanes.com Past President Melissa Lasbury/Scott Meyer Secretary Genevieve Paul secretary@dccanes.com Treasurer Gary   

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Happy August DC Canes! Your 2013-14 board has prepared events and ideas to keep August steamy hot and full of excitement!  Please see below for some of the things we have ready for you this month!   Winery Event – Sunday, August 11th DC Canes will be hosting a private tasting event at Desert Rose Winery, a   

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There is still time for you to join us for the 2014 DC Canes Annual Meeting & Banquet at Carmine’s restaurant (425 7th Street NW Washington, D.C.) on Sunday May 4, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm!  This is a great opportunity to network with fellow alums in D.C. area and to further connect with your DC   

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Greetings DC Canes, Welcome to November!  November is personally my favorite month of the year – Thanksgiving, football entering the title chase, basketball starts up, the end of hurricane season for our friends still down in Miami, and my birthday!  Now, before you all start pooling your funds together to buy me a present (kidding!),   

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December 2013 Newsletter   Greetings DC Canes,   I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and for those who celebrate, I hope your Chanukkah has been incredible as well!  We are entering the holiday season with a football team that’s bowl-bound and a couple other items that will surely keep you warm during these cold   

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We are excited to roll out our first paid member benefit! We have secured a deal with AllCanes that will save you 10% on any online or in-store purchase! Those of you who are members should have received an email with the code. If you paid for a DC Canes membership and did not receive   

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  Join DC Canes as we get a group together to head to the Comcast Center to watch the Men’s Basketball team take on the Terps! We will be purchasing a block of tickets to this game and will be taking pre-orders for our block. Tickets are $26 each (includes all processing fees). To request   

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DC Canes will again be taking part in Wreaths Across America at Arlington Cemetery where we will be honoring our heroes and laying wreaths on the headstones at the cemetery. This year’s theme is “Come with a Mission – Leave with a Memory.” We will be meeting at 8:45am on Memorial Drive in front of   

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DC Canes, Happy Tuesday and welcome to 2014! We hope everyone had a safe and happy holiday season.  The deep freeze may be on right now, but we hope you will stay warm throughout it all.  Here’s what’s set for this month: Hurricanes Basketball @ Maryland – Ticket Pre-sale Join DC Canes as we get a group   

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Please save the date of May 4th for a special afternoon as DC Canes will be hosting its first ever End of Year Gala! We will announce details at a later date but for now, please make plans to attend this wonderful event!

We are searching for graphic designers to design something for DC Canes! If you are a graphic designer and can help us out, please contact me at president@dccanes.com. Thanks!

DC Canes, Welcome to February! While the groundhog told us on Sunday that there would be 6 more weeks of this harsh winter, we have some big news that will definitely keep you warm until spring arrives!  Check out what’s upcoming: 2014 DC Canes Annual Meeting & Banquet – May 4th, 1:00-3:30pm Join us for   

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DC Canes, I’m sure a lot of you are glad that it’s finally April!  Finally, there’s some sun and some warmth and a chance to shed those winter clothes!  With the change in season, DC Canes is heating up and April and early May brings a few events for your enjoyment.  See below to find   

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Are you interested in becoming more involved in DC Canes?  This is your opportunity!  DC Canes is calling for nominations for members interested in helping to lead the chapter during the 2014-15 year.  We are accepting nominations for all positions except for President. You can find a description of the various DC Canes positions below.    

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The 2014 DC Canes Annual Meeting & Banquet will take place this Sunday, May 4th, from 1:00-3:30pm.  We still have spaces left and we would love to see you there!  We will be hosting the Annual Meeting & Banquet at Carmine’s Restaurant, 425 7th Street NW in DC.  This is a great opportunity to not only network   

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DC Canes, Happy May!  This month we introduce a new DC Canes shirt as well as the new DC Canes board!  Please see below for all the info:   DC Canes T-Shirts On Sale Now! DC Canes, the time has finally come.  For the first time in our history, you can rep our chapter wherever   

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Greetings Green and Orange nation! Ready for a roundup of U Law Alumni on “U” street?! You are invited to join the University of Miami Law Young Alumni group on Thursday June 5, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for a rooftop happy hour at Lost Society (2001 14th Street NW; http://www.lostsociety-dc.com/) to celebrate the “U”   

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