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September 10, 2014 edition

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Our chapter meetings are held the 4th Wednesday of the month at 5:30 PM. All Hokies are invited to attend. Send an email to delawarehokies@gmail.com for schedule and location.

We encourage everyone to take an active part in our chapter and events.
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delawarehokies@gmail.com

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Congratulations First State Hokies !!
The First State Chapter received the Gold Level Outstanding Chapter Award.
The Gold Level is the highest level of achievement for Virginia Tech Alumni Chapters.
Thank you to our officers, board members and all First State Hokies for your support and service.

Virginia Tech Admissions is coming to local College Nights
October 21 - 6:30 PM-9:00 PM New Castle County College Night U of DE Bob Carpenter Sports/Convo Ctr Newark DE
October22 - 7:00 PM 9:00 PM Central Delaware College Night Polytech High School Woodside DE
October 23 - 7:00 PM 9:00 PM Southern Delaware College Night Sussex Technical High School Georgetown DE

If you know a student interested in Virginia Tech, let them know.




Local Hokie Matthew Vaughan is in Action with the CROP Foundation


The CROP foundation is raising money for culinary arts/agriculture students. They accept donations through their web page and
will be hosting elaborate dinners throughout the year to showcase local students and chefs.
Their first dinner is September 25, 2014 and they would love to have some Hokies in attendance.

The Crop Foundation
First Annual Harvest
THURSDAY, THE 25TH OF SEPTEMBER 2014
6:30PM -9:30PM
Historic Penn Farm
807 Frenchtown Road
New Castle, DE
Tickets to the event can be purchased at http://www.thecrop.org/events.html
For Group Ticket Sales, please contact us at thecropfoundation@gmail.com

Events


Join fellow Hokies at one of our events in 2014!!
Check back or visit our Facebook page for additional details.
Hokies, families and friends are always welcome at all First State Chapter events.


Hokies Football Watching Parties

The Hokies start their ACC schedule for our next game watching.
Watch the Hokies Swat the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Sept. 20th
Game time: Noon

2014 Hokie Football Headquarters

Catherine Rooney's in Trolley Square
Catherine Rooney's Logo
1616 Delaware Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19806
For Directions: http://www.catherinerooneys.com/directions/

Future Game Watching Parties

Ga Tech – Saturday, Noon, September 20th
UNC – Saturday, October 4th
Duke – Saturday, November 15th


Links

Virginia Tech - www.vt.edu

Virginia Tech Alumni Association - www.alumni.vt.edu

Hokie Sports - HokieSports.com

Admissions Office at Virginia Tech - www.vt.edu/admissions/

Mission

The basic purposes of the First State Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association are as follows:

The The First State Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association is part of an international network of Virginia Tech alumni and friends. For more information on Hokies in your area, visit the Alumni Association Site at www.alumni.vt.edu

Officers


Steve Cason
President
Steve.g.cason@usa.dupont.com

Alan Potts
Scholarship Chairman
alan.c.potts@usa.dupont.com

Margo Reign
Newsletters and Communications
mreign@comcast.net

Judy Springer
Winter Dinner Chair
jspringer@foxrothschild.com

Burnie Williams
Athletic events and Special Olympics Chair
burnievt@yahoo.com

Hal Schneikert
Board member
haroldschneikert@vt.edu

Howard Sholl
Treasurer
delawarehokie@vt.edu

Kathryn Bohn
Board member

Chuck Tacey
Web site

Doug Bernart
Board Member

Brian Trader
Board member
btrader@longwoodgardens.org

Volunteer Opportunities

The First State Chapter needs officers and event chairpersons. If you are interested in getting more involved with the chapter, contact any officer or email delawarehokies@gmail.com

Virginia Tech Auto Tags

Get your Virginia Tech Auto Tag and support the chapter scholarship fund.


Purchase a VT License plate to support Chapter Scholarship funds.
Delaware Virginia Tech Plates

Delaware license plate - contact Howard Scholl of the First State Chapter

DE VT Tag

Pennsylvania Virginia Tech License Plates
Pennsylvania License Plates - contact Brendan Sherry of the Pittsburgh chapter.

PA VT Tag

Maryland Virginia Tech License Plates
Maryland License Plates - contact Andrea of the Baltimore Chapter/a>

MD VT Tag


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