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Recap: Cupid’s Cleanup

On February 13, seven San Diego Buckeyes volunteered and picked up 68 lbs of trash and 4.5 lbs of recycling across 10.65 miles! This is the largest impact that our club has made via a virtual community service event to date. The most common item picked up was cigarette butts and the most unusual item was a…

2020 Leadership Symposium Awards

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Ohio State University Alumni Association (OSUAA) hosted its annual Leadership Symposium virtually for alumni clubs and societies from across the nation to gather and connect. The Ohio State Alumni Club of San Diego (OSUSD) was distinguished as a Scarlet Level Outstanding Alumni Club for the FOURTH year in a…

Recap: Virtual Coastal Cleanup

On September 26, San Diego Buckeyes volunteered and picked up 56 lbs of trash and 17 lbs of recycling across 8.6 miles! This virtual community service event was a part of the 36th Annual Coastal Cleanup Day with I Love a Clean San Diego, our annual beach cleanup partner. THANK YOU to our volunteers! Since 2017, San Diego Buckeyes have…

Congrats to our 2020-21 Scholarship Recipients

Since 2004, OSUSD has offered scholarships to San Diego’s top students. This is one of the most important ways we, as a Club, pay it forward. OSUSD is pleased to announce that the following students have been awarded a scholarship for the 2020-21 academic year: Jonathon Pugmire (First Year) – Mira Costa Shannon Jiu (First…

Students, welcome to our Buckeye family!

Alumni clubs offer you an outlet for support and guidance while at Ohio State. Whether you’re on campus or spending time back home, know that we’re here for you. The Ohio State Alumni Club of San Diego serves students from San Diego County through the following: Gary M. Rectenwald Scholarship Fund of San Diego, California…

San Diego Buckeye shirts still available

Do you have your San Diego Buckeye swag? We are still selling our heather gray shirts for $25 and offer touch-less payments and safe door delivery around San Diego. The proceeds from our shirts go to our endowed scholarship fund. This is our main fundraiser, so thank you for supporting our students! To order your…

2019 Leadership Symposium Awards

The Ohio State University Alumni Association (OSUAA) invites alumni clubs and societies from across the nation to gather in Columbus for an annual Leadership Symposium. In September 2019, the Ohio State Alumni Club of San Diego (OSUSD) was distinguished as an Outstanding Alumni Club and received an award — Pay It Forward Award for Volunteerism….

Board opening for 2019-20

The Alumni Club of San Diego is looking for a dedicated alumni leader to fill the secretary position for the 2019-20 club year. For more information, download the application form.

Member Spotlight: Gary Rectenwald

We are proud of our San Diego Buckeyes, especially those who pay it forward, so we would like to recognize Gary Rectenwald for his service to the community. Gary graduated from The Ohio State University with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and computer science, a master’s degree in computer and information science, and an MBA…

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