Athletics News

Raise High at the All-Athletics Alumni Reception on Sept. 29

Sept. 12, 2012

WHAT: All-Athletics Alumni Reception
WHEN: Saturday, September 29, 2012, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Charles E. Smith Center, Colonials Club

Please join GW Athletics in Raising High the Buff and Blue at the Annual All-Athletics Alumni Reception during Alumni Weekend on September 29, 2012. The George Washington University will welcome back Colonials from all eras and sports to a reception at the Charles E. Smith Center.

During the reception former student-athletes will have the opportunity to visit and reconnect with friends and teammates, and Director of Athletics and Recreation Patrick Nero will highlight all of the exciting things that are happening in the department, as well as recognize the recently retired Ed McKee, long-time member of the Athletics Development and Alumni staff.

The All-Athletics reception is one of over 60 events taking place across the university for Alumni Weekend. Close to 2,500 alums are expected to return to Foggy Bottom for the weekend, which will be highlighted by a performance by Earth, Wind & Fire on Friday, September 28th at the Smith Center.

Many GW varsity programs are hosting individual, sport-specific events. To see a list and to register for a team event, please visit

You can sign up for GW's Alumni Weekend online at

For more information please contact Scott Allen, Associate Director of Alumni Relations for Athletic Programs at or (202) 994-5778.