May 2017 Newsletter

May Newsletter

We hope you can join us for an upcoming Seattle Hokies Event!

Networking Speaker Event: Ben Knapp
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 7pm
Location: Gordon Biersch, 600 Pine St. #401 Pacific Place, Seattle, WA 98101
Admission: $10, please RSVP HERE!

Virginia Tech’s Benjamin Knapp will join the Seattle Hokies this June to talk about research being conducted to create meaningful links between human-computer interaction, universal design, and various forms of creativity. Ben Knapp is a professor of Computer Science at VT and is also the director of the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology (ICAT). ICAT seeks to promote research and education at the boundaries between art, design, engineering, and science.

Space is limited, RSVP today!

All ACC Mixer Event
Date: Friday, July 28th
Location TBD

The Seattle Hokies are pleased to announce that we’ll be hosting all 15 ACC school alumni associations of Seattle in one grand event! Come out and show your school spirit, meet other alumni and have a blast at our All ACC Mixer! More information to come.

Summer Picnic and Student Send Off
Date: Saturday, August 12th, 3pm
Location: Alki Beach

Come out for our annual summer picnic and help send off incoming freshman from the area to Virginia Tech! We’ll be cooking burgers as well as announcing the recipient of our scholarship! Pot luck style! Stay tuned!

Happy Hours
Join us for our monthly Happy Hours.  
Check out our facebook page or keep up on our newsletters for updates

May Happy Hour
Wednesday, May 17th @ 7pm – Flatstick Pub in Kirkland
15 Lake St S #100, Kirkland, WA 98033

June Happy Hour
Wednesday, June 7th @ 7pm  –  Downtown, Location TBD

COMING IN 2017 … 

Trivia Happy Hour
Coming soon!

Football Season!
Join your fellow Seattle area Hokies for Virginia Tech football games at Buckley’s in Belltown!

Networking Events
We are working on more networking and educational events! Please let us know if you have any ideas or requests for events like this!

SCHOLARSHIP UPDATE
Thank you everyone who has donated over the last few months! We’ve raised $500 for our scholarship for a Washington student to attend Virginia Tech. We are still taking donations through the end of May! Help us get there! Donate here!

STAY CONNECTED and GET INVOLVED!
Our local Hokie network is only as strong as its members! Join us at an upcoming event or let us know if you have an idea for an event.  Share your Hokie cheer on our facebook page!

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