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WDC Metro Alumni Local Events

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Open to Alumni Chapter Members. Check your email for more details, or Contact us at for any questions about tickets, asap 


2nd Annual Golf Tournament
The Washington, DC Alumni Chapter of Alabama A&M University hosted its 2nd Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament, Friday, May 19, 2023, at Renditions Golf Course in Davidsonville, MD. 

View images from the event here.

2023 Fundraisers

Our 2023 fundraisers are underway! We welcome your support via individual & corporate donations and sponsorships. Help to raise monies for student scholarships & outreach, and the AAMU Marching Maroon & White band's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.


Visit us at  for more information.  

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Sign up to use  the Washington D.C. Alumni Chapter's AmazonSmile link when you make purchases. Amazon donates 0.5% of purchases using AmazonSmile to AAMU.  

The steps for signing up: 


1.  Go to

2.  Click on "you name" top right of page

3.  Go to "Settings" 

4.  Select "your AmazonSmile"


5.  Select "Change your charity"

6.  Enter "80-0359984"

7.  Select "Alabama A&M University Washington DC Alumni Chapter"


Now, whenever you want to order anything from Amazon, make sure you go to


This will ensure the donation goes to the AAMU WDC Alumni Chapter.  Amazon donates 0.5% of purchases using AmazonSmile to AAMU. 

Class of 1978 Reunion

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In the News



Henry Panion III chosen for Alabama Music Hall of Fame induction


AAMU Fall Commencement 2022

Congratulations to the AAMU Fall Class of 2022!

More photos courtesy Jerome Saintjones:

University News


AAMU wins $150,000 Home Depot HBCU Challenge!!!!

Congratulations to AAMU 1st Place Winners!

7th Annual AMIE Design Challenge 

At the 

Black Engineer of Year Award (BEYA) 

The 2023 BEYA was held in Washington, D.C. AAMU engineering and computer science students competed against 12 different teams from other HBCUs.

Chick-Fil-A is on Normal's Hill! 

AAMU President Visits Alumni Chapters and Returns with Holiday Gifts


AAMU President Daniel K. Wims visited alumni in Washington, D.C.  The Alabama A&M University Alumni Association-Washington, DC Metro Chapter held its Holiday Party on Dec. 10 and presented Wims and AAMU Vice President for Marketing, Communication, & Advancement, Mr. Jamal Ali, with checks totaling $10,000.


Thank you, and Go Bulldogs!

President Wims attends the White House HBCU Conference

AAMU President Dr. Daniel K. Wims and his Cabinet attended the 2022 White House HBCU Conference.  They had an opportunity to meet with leaders from the Washington, DC Metro Area Alumni Chapter.

Back Row:  V.P. Majed Dweik (Economics & Research), Jackie Robinson (Special Advisor to the President), V.P. Jamal Ali (Communications, Marketing, & Advancement), Provost John Jones (Academic Affairs), and President Wims.

Front Row:  DeMarcus A. Lewis (Chapter President),  Henrika Buchanan (President's Council President), Anetra Withers (Former Chapter President), Princess L. Martin (Chapter V.P.), and Leticia Drakeford (Regional V.P.)

Student Outreach Mixer at Homecoming 2022


The Scholarship Committee hosted the on- campus Student Outreach Mixer during the 2022 Homecoming week.Students met each other and alumni for pizza in the Wellness Center.Each student introduced themselves, each alumni shared motivating and encouraging words of advice, and all the students got to know each other.They each received a $25 gift card.We have 98 students from the DMV attending the AAMU.OUR DMV Family!


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