All the fun/cheap/life-changing events happening this week around Beantown, just a hop, skip, and a jump from campus! 
Saturday, November 19th

Tree Lighting Spectacular

Faneuil Hall is kicking off the holiday season with their annual tree lighting ceremony. The event is from 8pm – 9pm but there’s a full day’s worth of fun and entertainment!

Sunday, November 20th

International Thanksgiving

Come celebrate an early global Thanksgiving at International Village, with eats inspired by various countries like Italy, Mexico, China, Greece and Ethiopia. Bring nonperishable foods for their food drive and give back to our community!

Monday, November 21st

CUP Presents: Jamie Tworkowski of Twloha


CUP is back at it again, with Jamie Tworkowski of To Write Love on Her Arms, a non-profit movement to spread hope and send help to those struggling with depression, anxiety and suicide. Jamie will be talking about how Twloha began and where it is today.

Tuesday, November 22nd

Stump Trivia at the Friendly Toast

Put your knowledge of obscure facts to good use at The Friendly Toast every Tuesday at their Back Bay location! The top two teams always get a prize and it’s free to play. Make sure to check out their mouth-watering menu while you’re at it.

Wednesday, November 23rd

Sky Zone with OGS

Join the Office of Global Services on a fun trip to Sky Zone Boston! Tickets are $20 for a half day’s worth of bouncing, jumping, flipping and flopping. Slip on their Sky Socks and channel your inner child!

Thursday, November 24th


Thanksgiving is filled with family, friends, beloved pets and tryptophan overload. As much as we all love cranberry sauce and gravy, let’s not forget the spirit of gratitude that this holiday is all about. Whether you are going home for family, staying in Boston with friends or traveling, don’t forget to say thanks!

Friday, November 25th

Black Friday Shopping

If you’re in the city for Black Friday, you do NOT wanna miss out on the crazy sales! A bus from Chicken Lou’s will be leaving at 6am heading to the Wrentham Outlets for an early morning full of good deals. Grab your credit card, comfiest shoes and get ready to shop ‘till you drop! Registration