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Red Hare Brewery Tour Benefiting Canine Rescue Groups

Need a reason to come out and network with local Georgia Tech alumni? Does early, private, and discounted access to the Red Hare brewery sound exciting? What about enjoying Red Hare Brewery’s assortment of craft beers on a warm spring day?  Come join us for our North Metro Young Alumni Philanthropy Mixer at Red Hare Brewery. Whether you are a recent Georgia Tech graduate, or young at heart, everyone is welcome!

(Adults 21+): $10 gets you a souvenir beer glass with 6 beer samples and a brewery tour
(Any age): $6 gets you 6 samples of root beer and a brewery tour
RSVP on our Facebook page by May 15th and receive $2 off

Still not convinced on attending yet? How about the opportunity to give back to the community? In support of two local canine rescue groups, Mutt Madd-ness and Road Trip Home, we will be collecting supplies to help bring dogs into loving homes. Wish-list items include newspapers, blankets, towels, dog treats, dog toys of all shapes and sizes­the complete list can be found at (

Come join us on Saturday, May 16th from 1-4pm! Have some fun, enjoy live music, drink some brews, give back to our community, and meet your local Georgia Tech alumni!

Cash or credit cards will be accepted the day of the event at Red Hare Brewery.

Saturday, May 16, 2015
1:00 PM – 4:00PM
Red Hare Brewing Company
1998 Delk Industrial Blvd
Marietta, GA 30067

May 2015 Lunch Bunch Schedule

HudsonJoin us at Hudson Grille as we wrap up the 2014-2015 Lunch Bunch schedule. It’s been a great year and we appreciate all the support that Hudson has given us this year, including hosting our Lunch Bunch series and our game watching parties and providing a great benefit to our members with the discount on food and drinks! Please continue to support them during the Lunch Bunch offseason. We’ll be back in late August with more exciting speakers and a new membership year!

May 4 – Randy Carroll – former GT baseball All-America
May 11- Jimmy Robinson – former GT and pro football great, and former GT and pro Coach
May 18 – Brett Daniels – Deputy Director of Athletics

April Lunch Bunch

Paul Johnson1Meet us every Monday for Lunch Bunch with the best of Georgia Tech administrators, coaches, former players, and other special guests. Have lunch at Hudson Grille in Sandy Springs (don’t forget your membership card to take advantage of the Hudson’s discount!) while we talk Georgia Tech.

This month’s lineup is:

April 6 – Courtney Hart, Head Coach-Swimming & Diving
April 13 – Paul Johnson, Head Coach-Football
April 20 – Joe Irwin, President GT Alumni Association
April 27 – Rick Thorpe, Associate AD-Sales & Fan Experience

2015 Baseball Picnic

Baseball_Picnic_JanyJoin the North Metro Georgia Tech Alumni Club on April 26 for the annual baseball picnic and scholarship fundraiser. All proceeds go towards the Club’s scholarship fund to benefit area high school seniors who will be attending Georgia Tech.

When: April 26, 2015, starting at 11:00 am
Where: Picnic area in front of the O’Keefe (volleyball) gym
6th Street and Techwood Drive
Cost:Adults: $8, Kids, 12 and under: $6
Game tickets sold separately at same prices.

Our allotment of game tickets have already sold out! You can still get tickets through the Georgia Tech Athletic Association though. Space is still available for the picnic! Walk-ups are welcome at the picnic. You do not have to be a GT alumni to attend. We are even welcome the Clemson fans you know.

Select picnic and game tickets here

Oops! Sorry!

We were upgrading the site and well, everything disappeared! Guess we get to start 2015 with a new website. It’ll take us a few days to get everything up and running again. Sorry for the delay!

Since you probably came here for the Lunch Bunch schedule, here’s a quick recap:

January 5 – Kenny Thorne – Head Coach, Men’s Tennis and Rodney Harmon – Head Coach, Women’s Tennis
January 12 – Phyllis LaBaw – Associate AD, Student Services and Chris Breen – Director of Academic Services
January 19 – MLK Holiday – No Lunch Bunch
January 26 – Roger Kaiser – Former GT Basketball and Baseball Great, former college Head Basketball Coach

February 2 – Brian McSparron, Head Coach – Hockey
February 9 – Drew Barry, former GT Basketball
February 16 – To Be Announced
February 23 – Gregg Garrett, Recruiting Analyst