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2011 Alumni Weekend: Relive Your TFAS Experience!


All alumni are invited to join us for Alumni Weekend this June 24 and 25 in Washington, D.C. Reunite with former TFAS classmates, meet the current students and enjoy the excitement of Washington, D.C. This year’s agenda is packed with social, educational and volunteer opportunities – just like when you were a student! Special discounts are being offered for alumni attending the entire weekend of events and for recent TFAS graduates.

“We’re expecting a great turnout this year,” said Alumni Affairs Director Emily Hill (P 05). “We’ve added several new events to the agenda in addition to the annual BBQ. There’s something for everyone, and I’m certain it’s going to be a memorable weekend for all who join us in the festivities.”

For a full agenda and to register, visit www.TFAS.org/AlumniWeekend.

Discounted Rates:
Full Weekend Package
$40 before June 16  •  $50 After June 16

New Alumni Package (alumni who graduated in 2010 or 2011)
$20 before June 16

Featured Events:

Friday, June 24

  • Library of Congress Tour (Free)
    Thomas Jefferson Building
    3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Kick the weekend off with a docent-led tour of the historic Thomas Jefferson building. Learn about the building’s history and collections as well as the library’s service to Congress.
  • Rooftop Reception ($30 before June 16 • $35 after June 16)
    National Association of Realtors
    5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
    Enjoy the sites from the rooftop terrace of the National Association of Realtors. Drinks and appetizers will be served on the 13th floor balcony, overlooking the Capitol and Washington Monument.

Saturday, June 25

  • Alumni Service Project (Free)
    Historic Congressional Cemetery
    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    The Historic Congressional Cemetery serves as the resting place to over 55,000 people whose stories are part of American history. Help the cemetery staff as they conserve artifacts, sustain the landscape and protect the Anacostia River watershed.
  • Student and Alumni BBQ ($10 before June 15 • $16 after June 16)
    Georgetown University’s Observatory Grounds
    4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Meet the 2011 students and reunite with TFAS faculty, mentors and other alumni. Enjoy food from Red, Hot and Blue and cold drinks at Observatory Grounds on Georgetown University’s campus.
  • Party Bus Pub Crawl ($15 before June 16 • $20 after June 16)
    Leaving from Georgetown University’s Observatory Grounds
    6:45 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    Catch the bus at Observatory Grounds and celebrate at three pubs throughout the city. Drinks and TFAS koozies will be provided on the bus. First round at H Street Country Club is on us.



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