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Think you know DC? Come prove it on October 25th during our first ever DC Scavenger Hunt! Grab a friend or 3 to form a team then meet us at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern for a fun afternoon deciphering clues and taking photos around the city. Advanced registration is required including a $5 registration fee   

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Want to be more involved in DC Canes? Join the Board! We need []_[]! We’re now accepting nominations for the 2016-2017 DC Canes Board. Visit http://dccanes.com/blog/event/elections-nominations/ for a complete list of board positions and descriptions as well as instructions to apply!  

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 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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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!

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!

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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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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Are you interested in discounted tickets to see this season’s productions at The Shakespeare Theater Company? The 2014-2015 season features 6 shows: As You Like It, The Tempest, The Metromaniacs, Dunsinane, Man of La Mancha, and Tartuffe. We estimate individual tickets will cost between $15-$20 for paid members and $25-$30 for non-paid members. Entire seasons   

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We’ve made reservations at the hottest places in town for you to get a chance to meet other Canes in DC!  We made reservations for 6 people at the following locations: Coco Sala, Aug. 11th at 8:30pm The Hamilton, Aug 12th at 7:15pm Teddy and the Bully Bar, Aug. 13th, 7:30pm Filomena, Aug. 14th at 7:30pm   

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Join us on Monday, October 20th for the October happy hour meet up! We’ll be at Chef Geoff’s near Metro Center from 5:30-7:30pm enjoying all day happy hour specials! For more information, check out the event page here!   Don’t forget to check our calendar for other great DC Canes events!   We’ll see []_[] there!

Join us August 3rd at La Tasca in Chinatown for our monthly brunch! Space is limited and RSVPs are required. Spots will be assigned on a first come, first served basis. You can RSVP here! Please RSVP by August 1st. Everyone is responsible for their own costs at the restaurant, but there is no cost   

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Join us for our first monthly Happy  Hour at El Centro (U Street/14th Street Corridor) Monday, August 18th Happy Hour runs 4-7pm $4-7 selected appetizers $4 El Centro margarita, seasonal agua fresca, wines by the glass (Astica Malbec,Astica Chardonnay), Dos Equis Lager, Dos Equis Amber, Corona, Corona Light, Tecate http://www.richardsandoval.com/elcentrodf/uploads/menus/elcentrodf-happy-hour.pdf No need to RSVP, just come   

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Welcome to DC! Come Join us Wednesday September 10th for the Second Annual Welcome to the Neighborhood Event”! Whether you’re new to DC, new to the alumni club, or just want to meet other ‘Canes in the area, come join us for this great event! We will be at Buffalo Billiards in DuPont Circle (1330   

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Check out our September Newsletter for information about Game Watches, Tickets for Away Games, Alumni Events and more! DC Canes September Newsletter   Want our newsletters delivered directly to your inbox? You’ll need to provide your DC area mailing address to the university’s database. (So the University knows you’re in the DC Area) Here’s how: Register on miamialumni.net, the   

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Come join us on Tuesday, September 23rd for the September installment of our monthly happy hour meet up!   We’ll be at The Big Hunt in DuPont around 5:30pm to take advantage of their happy hour specials.   Be sure to check the Monthly Events page for our other happy hour meet ups!

The DC Canes are traveling to Charlottesville, VA to cheer on the Miami Hurricanes as they take on the University of Virginia Cavaliers on November 22nd!   We are finalizing the bus details now. Please fill out THIS FORM if you are interested in reserving spot(s) on the bus. We need to know how large a   

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We’re thinking of organizing a ski trip this winter (early 2015). We need input from []_[] to figure out what type of trip is best and how to get there. Please fill out this SURVEY to help us plan! If you have questions about the ski trip, please contact Ben Vipler via email at alumniedu@dccanes.com   As   

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Back by popular demand, we have a new DC Canes tee shirt available now on TeeSpring! This design is available in Men’s Tees, Ladies Tees, Long Sleeve Tees and a Hoodie! The campaign is open until September 29th, and we need to sell 30 items for the shirts to be printed. Visit http://teespring.com/dccanes_miami today to purchase   

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    Come join the Young Alumni Committee DC Chapter for their first Happy Hour of 2015! We’ll be at Redline in Chinatown from 6-8pm on January 15! Check out the Events Tab above for a map and additional information. All are welcome! Please RSVP to alumni@law.miami.edu   See []_[] there!    

Deck the Halls and bust out your best Ugly Sweater…….. we’re having a Holiday Happy Hour! Join us on Thursday, December 11th from 6-8pm at Laughing Man Tavern in Metro Center. We’ll be providing appetizers, and drink specials run til 7pm! Check out the event listing here. The event is free to attend, however we   

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Calling all Miami Law Alumni! Don’t miss out on this annual event! MiamiLaw HOPE DC Alumni Reception: Friday, October 24, 2014 Greenberg Taurig, LLP 2101 L Street, N.W., Suite 1000 Washington, DC 20037 Come join Patricia Redmond JD ’79, President, Law Alumni Association and Marni Lennon, JD ’95, Assistant Dean for Public Interest and Pro   

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Come join alumni from all of Florida’s finest colleges and universities Thursday, November 6, from 5:30-8:30PM at Buffalo Billiards for some after work conversation and great drink/food specials! Bring your business card to enter to win one of two $25 gift cards to Buffalo Billiards!! For questions and more information please email info@allfloridaalumnidc.com. Specials: $6   

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Come out and meet other Canes in the DC area at the November installment of our Monthly Happy Hour Meetup! This month, we’ll be at Spider Kelly’s in Clarendon from 5pm-8pm on November 20th Specials: $2 Bud & Bud Light Bottles; $4 Craft Beer Bottles; $3.50 Margaritas & Mojitos

Get in the giving spirit! Participate in the Madness in March Campaign! http://www.umadnessinmarch.com The school with the largest percentage of alumni who donate in March will receive $5,000 in scholarship money. So donate today!

Our annual meeting and awards reception is right around the corner! This year’s meeting is at Desert Rose, an alumni owned winery in Virginia. Tickets are $25 per person ($15 with paid DC Canes member discount) Don’t miss out! Buy your ticket today! Check out the events link for a full description and link to   

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The Canes Baseball team is heading to Omaha for the College World Series!   Join us Saturday 6/18 to watch the game at 1831 Bar & Lounge, an alumni owned bar on M street NW!   See []_[] there!

Join us at Blackfinn from 5-7 for our Summer Happy Hour! Check out the event page for more details! Summer Happy Hour

Canes Football is back! On Saturday, our Canes handily defeated FAMU 70-3! The DC area Canes Fans were out in full force to cheer on the team at 1831! 1st Game Watch at 1831! Join us this week (9/10) at 6pm as we cheer on the Canes against FAU! We’ll have food and drink specials for   

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Join us for the annual Welcome to the Neighborhood event on September 21st from 6-8pm at 1831 Bar & Lounge! Welcome to DC! Find out all the details and RSVP information here: http://dccanes.com/event/welcome-to-the-neighborhood-2/

Join us for the first Canes’ Brunch of 2017! March 5th, 11am at Indique (3512 Connecticut Ave NW) Spots are limited, so RSVP’s are mandatory! RSVP HERE

Come out to 1831 on Saturday 2/25 to cheer on the men’s basketball team! Tip off is 4pm. We’ll have food and drink specials as well as a raffle! Don’t miss it!

Join us on March 8th at 6:30pm at the W Hotel in DC as we welcome President Frenk to DC! Find out about cutting edge research happening at UM and what the future holds for the university! Please RSVP through UMAA There’s a young alumni reception from 5:30-6:30pm immediately before the event. Young alumni are those who   

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Want to be more involved in DC Canes? Join the board for the 2017-2018 term!  We are now accepting applications and nominations for next year’s board! Board members plan game watches and events throughout the year. Board members are also required to attend at least 50% of the monthly board meetings, assist with running at least   

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Please join me in congratulating the newly elected 2017-2018 DC Canes Board! Position Name President Jennifer Del Toro Vice-President Kristina Trotta Secretary Zoheb Nensey Treasurer Erica Towle Professional & Social Networking Karina Reyes Recruiting & Scholarship Nancy Shalhub IBIS Chair Doug Aguililla Devotion to Community Yoruba Mitchel Education of Alumni Erin Wainright Young Alumni Chair   

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This year’s annual meeting will take place at Gordon Biersch in Chinatown from 2-5pm.   Ticket prices are still being finalized, but will include a lunch buffet, a drink ticket, and a souvenir DC Canes beer glass!   More information can be found here: http://dccanes.com/event/2017-annual-meeting/