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Dance Party

Friday, 4 September 2015 | 08:00 - 00:00 | Hulsizer Room

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Open Doors and Roomate Night

Sunday, 6 September 2015 | 18:00 - 20:00 | All over Ashdown apartments

Participate in the first ever Ashdown Open Doors with your roommates by making a dish (or a few) to share with around 20 people. For the first hour, half of participating rooms will be open and people will come and drop by your awesome apartment to chat and try your food. For the next hour, the other half will be open so you too can participate in running around and exploring Ashdown. You will reimbursed upto $25 if you participate in showcasing your apartment and making food.
 

Orientation dessert night

Monday, 7 September 2015 | 18:00 - 22:00 | Hulsizer Room

Orientation Dessert Night Please bring your own plates and utensils to help reduce waste.
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

3rd Floor Registration Day Breakfast

Tuesday, 8 September 2015 | 08:00 - 10:00 | 3rd Floor Kitchen

If you have a spare moment on Reg Day, drop by the Third Floor Common Kitchen between 8 and 10 am for pancakes, juices, yogurt and granola, fresh fruits, and other snacks to wake you up! It's also a great opportunity to make new friends before classes get started. As always, please bring cups and plates to help us save money and the environment. See you there! -Patton
 

5th Floor: Pho-Nomenon

Wednesday, 9 September 2015 | 19:00 - 20:00 | Floor 5 Kitchen

Come to the fifth floor to make your own bowl of Vietnamese pho! Pho broth, noodles, toppings and ingredients will be provided by your lovely floor officer as well as Vietnamese desserts! Make sure you bring a HUGE bowl because there is going to be a lot of Pho!
 
Past events »

IKEA

Wednesday, 2 September 2015 | 13:00 - 17:00 |

Come Shopping at IKEA and pick up that piece of furniture that you had your eye on. Buses will be at the lot across from Ashdown.
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

Orientation: Speed Friending

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 | 16:30 - 18:30 | Hulsizer Room

New to Ashdown? Come and meet other cool Ashdown residents at this Speed Friending event. Snacks will be provided
 

Thirsty Ear Orientation BBQ

Sunday, 30 August 2015 | 17:00 - 20:00 | Thirsty Ear Pub

Come out to the Thirsty Ear located at Ashdown house on August 30th to celebrate the kickoff for Orientation! There will be food, games and fun for all! There will be a cash bar available located in the Thirsty Ear.
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

Board Games Night at The Thirsty Ear on August 25th

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 | 18:00 - 20:00 | Thirsty Ear Pub

On August 25th the Thirsty Ear will be holding a board games night! So get excited! We will be hosting some exciting games that you can play with your friends, enemies and test your ability to deceive. Some examples include: One Night Ultimate Werewolf Battlestar Galactica Sherlock Holmes Consulting Game Remember 21 plus id is required to enter the bar. Stay thirsty my friends! Sincerely, Christopher Foy
 

Ashdown Brunch

Sunday, 3 May 2015 | 12:00 - 14:00 | Hulsizer Room

Come on over for the monthly Ashdown Brunch! This is a special Asian themed brunch and you can expect a bunch of new items along with the regular brunch food. Please bring your own plates and utensils to help reduce waste.
Sponsored by Ashdown, GradRat, ODGE
 

Comedy Night at the Thirsty Ear

Tuesday, 28 April 2015 | 20:00 - 22:00 | Thirsty Ear Pub

What: MIT Comedy Night at the Thirsty Ear Pub When: Tuesday, April 28th, 8p. Show starts 8:30p. Where: Thirsty Ear Pub, Ashdown House (NW35) Contact: teec-comedy@mit.edu - Join us for another MIT Comedy Night, with headliner Sam Jay (Women in Comedy Festival). - Hosted by Jamie Loftus, featuring Alana Peters, Emily Ruskowski, Srilatha Rajamani, Julia Claire, Kenice Mobley, Kate Procyshyn - Snacks and soda provided. Presented by the Thirsty Ear Executive Committee with GW@MIT - Sponsored by GSC Funding Board, Peter de Florez '38 Humor Fund, and GradRat. - 21+ govt ID & MIT ID required for entry. Please have ID ready to show at the door.
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

Mental Health Seminar

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 | 17:00 - 20:00 | Hulsizer Room

As the end of the semester approaches us quickly, we need to bear in mind that our mental health can be just as important as our physical health. Dr. Xiaolu Hsi will be coming by to discuss how to maintain your mental health during these stressful times and how to combat the the blues that invariably creep up on all of us. Dinner will be provided from Pepper Sky. Sign up at: https://signup.mit.edu:444/signup.php?id=2139706329
 

Thirsty Ear Flight Night: Spring

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 | 19:30 - 23:00 | Thirsty Ear Pub

Come out for Flight Night at the Thirsty Ear April 14th, Tuesday, 7:30pm Try a flight of beer with food pairing for $12 Theme: Spring 21+ ID required
Sponsored by TEEC
 

Ashdown April Brunch

Sunday, 12 April 2015 | 12:00 - 13:30 | Hulsizer Room

Join us Sunday noon to enjoy great food and greet April with the warmer weather! We will have pancakes, chocolate croissants, sausages, scrambled eggs, yogurt & granola, home fries and fruits! Please bring your own plates and utensils. You can help us reduce waste and you get an extra food item if you bring your own plate. Also bring the Brunch Punch Card if you got one. Feel like you have nothing to do on Sunday morning? Join us Sunday morning to help out! To volunteer, please email ashdown-brunch@mit.edu and join us at 10am on Sunday morning in Hulsizer Room.
Sponsored by ODGE, GradRat and Ashdown House
 

Vegetarian Cooking Event

Saturday, 4 April 2015 | 10:00 - 22:00 | Hulsizer Room

You all wanted to learn how to cook, so two of your residents are putting together a vegetarian cooking class open to all Ashdown and SP residents. We will cover how to make a simple appetizer, meal and dessert as well as talking about food safety and basic culinary techniques.
 

Mental Health Wellness Seminar

Monday, 30 March 2015 | 17:30 - 20:00 | Hulsizer Room

Exact details still being worked out. Mental Health and Wellness Seminar brought to you by MIT mental health. Invited speakers: Xiaolu Hsi Food will be provided. Please bring your own plates and utensils to help reduce waste.
 

Ashdown March Brunch

Sunday, 15 March 2015 | 12:00 - 13:30 | Hulsizer Room

Join us Sunday noon to enjoy great food and the company of your fellow grad student! We will have pancakes, chocolate croissants, sausages, scrambled eggs, yogurt & granola, home fries and fruits! Please bring your own plates and utensils. You can help us reduce waste and you get an extra food item if you bring your own plate. Also bring the Brunch Punch Card if you got one. Feel like you have nothing to do on Sunday morning? Join us Sunday morning to help out! To volunteer, please email ashdown-brunch@mit.edu and join us at 10am on Sunday morning in Hulsizer Room.
Sponsored by ODGE, GradRat and Ashdown House
 

Thirsty Ear Comedy Night

Tuesday, 10 March 2015 | 20:00 - 23:00 | Thirsty Ear Pub

Join us for another MIT Comedy Night, with headliner Ryan Donahue (The Boston Comedy Festival). - Hosted by Jamie Loftus, featuring Casey Malone, Srilatha Rajamani, Phoebe Angle, Rob Crean, Ben Asher - Snacks and soda provided. Presented by the Thirsty Ear Executive Committee. - Sponsored by GSC Funding Board, Peter de Florez '38 Humor Fund, and GradRat. - 21+ govt ID & MIT ID required for entry. Please have ID ready to show at the door.
 

Thirsty Ear Flight Night: Peak Organic

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 | 19:30 - 23:00 | Thirsty Ear Pub

Come learn about beer and responsible consumption. 5 beer flight with food pairing for $10 21+ govt ID required
 
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