Big Ten D.C. Ag Alumni Reception

Join ACES faculty, administrators and fellow alumni for the sixth annual D.C. Big Ten ag networking reception! Register by March 1!

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

You are invited to attend the reception and enjoy the fellowship of alumni and friends from the colleges of agricultural sciences and natural resources representing the University of Illinois, Michigan State University, The Ohio State University, The Pennsylvania State University, Purdue University, Rutgers University, University of Maryland, University of Minnesota, University of Nebraska and the University of Wisconsin.  Reconnect with college deans, adminstrators, faculty, and staff from your alma mater.  Learn how the colleges are working cooperatively on behalf of land-grant institutions.

DATE: Monday, March 7, 2016

TIME: 6:00-8:00pm

LOCATION: National Press Club, located at 529 14th Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20045.  The National Press Club is within walking distance of the Metro (Metro Center stop).  There are also parking garages located nearby.  

REGISTRATION: $20 per person (includes heavy hors d'oeuvres and beverages).  To register or for additional information about the event, please visit:  Registration deadline is March 1, 2016.  

REGISTRATION QUESTIONS: Please contact Leslie Essy at 814-865-2717 or  

ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS: Please contact Tina Veal at 217-333-7744 or