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2022 Award

The Ohio State Alumni Club of San Diego (OSUSD) was distinguished by The Ohio State University Alumni Association (OSUAA) as a Scarlet Level Outstanding Alumni Club for the SIXTH year in a row. This is the highest status awarded to clubs and requires high-level programming and events, game day gatherings, a scholarship program, fundraising, and…

Recap: Camp Pendleton Donation Drive

During the month of April, the Southern California clubs hosted an online donation drive for Marines and Sailors returning to Camp Pendleton from deployment. We exceeded our goal and collected 800 new t-shirts and 730 new pairs of socks. These items were delivered in 19 boxes to Operation Help-A-Hero, an all-volunteer charity dedicated to the…

Recap: Big Ten Water Station

Thank you to all of our volunteers that served at the Big Ten Water Station of the 2022 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon! Together we provided water to 23,000 runners in both the half and full marathons. And congratulations to all of our Buckeye runners! If you didn’t join us this year, we hope you consider…

Recap: Mission Beach Clean-Up

On April 23, San Diego Buckeyes hosted a hybrid clean-up event in celebration of Earth Day and in support of I Love a Clean San Diego’s 20th annual Creek to Bay Cleanup. In-person volunteers met at Mission Beach and virtual volunteers cleaned up their local neighborhoods. Our group’s impact data is summarized below: 82 lbs…

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…

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….

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Upcoming Events

Apr 22 12:00am

Beach Clean-Up

Save the date for our annual Beach Clean-Up. You are invited to pay it forward on Saturday, April 22. We will be picking up litter and recycling…

Jun 04 12:00am

B1G Water Station

Save the date for our annual Big Ten Water Station at the San Diego Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon. You are invited to pay it forward…