TAOI: Purchase Early Bird Tickets for $25!!

HUAC GWDC is now selling tickets to our annual student scholarship fundraising event. The Art of Interpretation (TAOI) is a one-night-only fine art exhibit and fundraiser of which a portion of the proceeds from the ticket and art sales will go to benefit the HUAC GWDC student scholarship fund. Purchase early bird tickets for $25 by April 11th. Visit https://www.taoievent.com/ to purchase tickets!

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HUAC GWDC Elections in April

HUAC GWDC will be holding elections for 2017 - 2019 Executive Officers at the April General Body meeting. The following positions are up for elections: President, Vice President, Recording Secretary, Corresponding  Secretary, Financial Secretary, Treasurer, Member-at-Large,  and Historian. Consider serving in a leadership capacity for HUAC GWDC! Contact us for additional information.

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HBCU Alumni Alliance Awards: Call for Nominations

The Washington, D.C. Metro HBCU Alumni Alliance, Inc. is seeking nominations for its 1st Annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities Alumni Awards, created to honor alumni who have excelled in their respective careers, making a profound impact in the Washington, D.C. community. Winners will be recognized at the Alliance’sInaugural Soiree and Cocktail Reception Friday, September 8, 2017, at the National Museum of Women in the Arts. This commemorative event will bring together the HBCU community, public and private sectors as well as elected officials to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of HBCU graduates.

To that end, HUAC GWDC is requesting that any of our members, who meet the criteria established by the Alumni Alliance and want to be considered for an award, email documentation to HUAC GWDC at howardualumniclubgwdc@gmail.com.Submission deadline for HUAC GWDC members is Friday, May 5, 2017. Select the button below for the award criteria and nomination process.

Click here to view the nomination and award criteria.

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HU's 5th Annual Bison on the Row

The Department of Alumni Relations and Howard University Alumni Association Region II are pleased to once again participate in University Row. The event will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017, in Great Meadow, Virginia. Howard will be an Anchor Tent! That means we need your support to volunteer and sell tickets to this awesome event. This is our 4th year participating and the University Row Steering Committee (URSC) is excited to have us join them for the 19th Annual University Row at the Virginia Gold Cup!

Discount tickets for HU alumni are currently on sale at https://www.showclix.com/ event/HBCUOnTheRow. Use the discount code HU-TOTSOYN (while supplies last) to purchase your tickets today. Your ALL-INCLUSIVE TICKET provides access to the horse races and:

  • Large private all-alumni and guest tent area
  • Quality FULL BUFFET
  • OPEN BAR with a wide liquor, beer, and wine selection
  • The famous best dressed contest
  • Games
  • School photos and candid shots

Most tickets also include bus transportation to and from the Virginia Gold Cup in The Plains, VA.

**VOLUNTEERS NEEDED**
There are several opportunities to volunteer this year, both off-site and on-site. Even if you do not plan to attend, you can still support our fundraising and location efforts by volunteering. To volunteer please sign up here http://signup.com/go/ qgCDYX .

The more tickets we sell and the more volunteers we have, the more money we earn for our clubs! Your purchase and volunteer efforts also helps HU to secure a prime location to see and be seen on The Row!

For more information, visit the University Row website at http://universityrow.org/ and the Facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/UniversityRow.

To see pictures from the Howard Alumni and HBCU Alumni experience on The Row, please click here: http://tinyurl.com/ldcyglr.

We look forward to seeing you at Bison on The Row!

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