All the fun/cheap/life-changing events happening this week around Beantown, just a hop, skip, and a jump from campus!

Saturday, March 18th

Northeastern Climbing Day

16865011_982066308604039_7134063886546582152_nJoin NU’s rocking climbing team at Central Rock Gym and learn a new sport! There will be an intro to climbing session for beginners and then free time around the gym. Tickets are $20 and includes a day pass, equipment rentals and a ride to the gym!

Sunday, March 19th

South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Did you know over 15% of Boston’s population comes from Irish heritage? Party in South Boston this Sunday, as we wrap up Saint Patrick’s Day weekend with the parade! For all the best festivities, check out our NU Bucket List #49.


Monday, March 20th

Lip Sync for Life

17239987_1465562710152184_4453622745930911826_oThe sisters of Alpha Epsilon Phi and Kappa Kappa Gamma are joining together to raise money for their two great causes: Sharsheret and Christopher’s Haven. An epic lip sync battle will be held in AfterHours! Stop by to watch, or form a team to compete!


Tuesday, March 21st

Hatha Yoga @ The Sacred Space

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Start your morning off right with hatha yoga in Ell Hall’s Sacred Space. RSVP with Mark Johnson at!

Wednesday, March 22nd

Commercialization of Stiggyrobosapien2.ru_avtomobil-spy-ghost_4

Generate is hosting professor Stephen Golden, who will share the insights he has gained from decades of experience in product development at North River Consumer Products. Learn about the story of Stiggy and what trials and errors he’s faced throughout the development process.

Thursday, March 23rd

Women in Global Science: Advancing Academic Careers through International Collaboration

The College of Social Sciences and Humanities is hosting a panel of speakers, featuring Kathrin Zippel, Associate Professor of Sociology at Northeastern University, along with other women speakers from MIT and Harvard.

Friday, March 24th

Relay For Life

The day is FINALLY here! Northeastern’s biggest philanthropy event on campus will be help at Matthews Arena from Friday 6pm to Saturday 6am. Join over 3000 students to raise money to fight cancer. It’s not too late to make a team!