October is here! Want to know what to do when you’re Out and About in the first week of the new month? Read on for all the fun, cheap, and exciting events happening for the week around Boston or right here on campus!

September 30th: Thread Exchange at the SoWa Open Market

The first ever SoWa Open Market Thread Exchange is this Saturday! For every lightly used item of clothing you bring, you can take one. Best of all, any unclaimed clothes will be donated to the Northeastern Latinx Student Cultural Center’s Hurricane Maria relief efforts!

October 1st: 2017 Forbes Under 30 Summit Begins

The Forbes Under 30 Summit is returning to Boston from October 1st-4th! The Summit features a music festival, content stages, as well as opportunities to meet with recruiters about internships and post-grad careers. Want the chance to go for free? Click here to find out how!

October 2nd: CUP Presents Aparna Nancherla

Comedian Aparna Nancherla is coming to Northeastern thanks to CUP! Head to Blackman at 6:30pm when doors open with your free ticket! Tickets can be found on myNEU.

October 3rd: Men’s Soccer vs Hartford

Come out and support our Men’s soccer team as they take on the Hartford Hawks! The game will start at 6pm and is at our home field in Brookline, Parsons Field!

October 4th: Just Beat It A Capella Concert

Colleges Against Cancer is proud to present a concert to benefit the fight against cancer, Just Beat It! Four incredible a capella groups, The Downbeats, Treble on Huntington, Pitch,Please, and Berklee’s The Charlie Chords, will be performing in Afterhours at 6:30pm! The concert is free, but there is a suggested donation of $5 to go toward the American Cancer Society.

October 5th: Career Fair

The Career Fair is back for the Fall semester! All Northeastern students are invited to meet with over 260 employers who are looking to hire for internships, co-ops, and full time jobs! For more information on which employers will be at the fair, download the app Career Fair Plus!

October 6th: MFA First Friday

Head right down Huntington to enjoy the MFA’s First Friday event! From 6:00-9:30pm you can enjoy live music, signature cocktails, yummy tapas, and, of course, incredible art! Student tickets for this 21+ event are $23, and can be purchased here.


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