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Ashdown Yoga and Smoothie Event

Sunday, 20 May 2018 | 08:30 - 11:00 | Hulsizer Room

Ashdown Yoga and Smoothie Event
 

Ashdown Yoga and Smoothie Event

Sunday, 29 April 2018 | 08:30 - 11:00 | Hulsizer Room

Ashdown Yoga and Smoothie Event
 

Residential Scholars: Argentinian BBQ

Saturday, 21 April 2018 | 12:30 - 14:00 | West Courtyard

Join us for our last Residential Scholars event of the semester!
We'll be enjoying some delicious Argentinian BBQ prepared by Fernando, Ashdown's Residential Scholar from Argentina.
To attend this event, you must RSVP here!
Importantly, please bring your own plate and utensils!.
Sponsored by Ashdown Residental Scholars
 

Residential Scholars: Art and expression with Frida

Monday, 9 April 2018 | 18:30 - 20:00 | Hulsizer Room

Join us on Monday, April 9th at 6:30pm in the Hulsizer Room for an interactive presentation about Frida Kahlo's life by Ashdown's Residential Scholar from Mexico, Cesar Cruz.
Dinner will be served (w/ vegetarian option), so to attend you must RSVP here.
PS: Please bring your own plate and utensils.
PPS: If you can no longer make it, please take yourself off the signup list.
Sponsored by Ashdown Residental Scholars
 

Ashdown Yoga and Smoothie Event

Sunday, 1 April 2018 | 08:30 - 11:00 | Hulsizer Room

Ashdown Yoga and Smoothie Event
 

Argentina's Political History

Wednesday, 28 March 2018 | 19:00 - 20:30 | Hulsizer Room

Simon Kuznets, a Harvard economist and Nobel laureate, once said "There are four kinds of countries in the world: developed countries, undeveloped countries, Japan and Argentina"
Want to find out why? Join us next Wednesday, March 28th, at 7pm in the Hulsizer Room!
Fernando, our Residential Scholar from Argentina, will be telling us about his country's (political) history! Come, listen, ask questions and eat empanadas! (We even have vegetarian ones!)
To attend, you must RSVP here!
Sponsored by Ashdown Residental Scholars
 

Mexican Movie Night: "Coco"

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 | 19:00 - 21:00 | Hulsizer Room

Join us to watch the award-winning "Coco," which received two Oscars and one Golden Globe this year!
"Coco" tells the story of an aspiring musician who goes to the "Land of the Dead" to meet his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.
Dinner will be served, with a vegetarian option, so you must RSVP here.
PS: Please bring your own plate and utensils!
Sponsored by Ashdown Residental Scholars
 

Social Waltz Lesson and Dance

Saturday, 10 March 2018 | 19:00 - 21:30 | Hulsizer Room

Curious about social waltzing? Come to our beginner waltz lesson on Saturday March 10 at 7:30pm in the Hulsizer! Snacks will be served, and dancing will continue after the lesson so you can practice your new moves. Social waltz is a fun, creative turning dance with many styles and figures. We will go over the basics steps, learn some figures, and work on partnering. No partner required, but please wear comfortable shoes (ideally with a slightly slippery sole that you can turn and pivot in). Please bring your own plates and utensils to help reduce waste.
 

Ashdown Yoga + Smoothie

Sunday, 4 March 2018 | 08:00 - 11:00 | Hulsizer Room

Ashdown Yoga + Smoothie Event
 

Argentinian Poetry Night

Tuesday, 27 February 2018 | 19:00 - 20:00 | Hulsizer Room

Join us in the Hulsizer Room for a night of fine poetry and fine dining! Fernando, our residential scholar from Argentina will be introducing us to poets from his home land! We'll be reading and discussing poems by Julio Cortazar and Jorge Luis Borges while eating some good food. To attend this event, you must RSVP here. Don't forget to bring your own plate and utensils!
Sponsored by Ashdown Residental Scholars
 

Ashdown Yoga and smoothie event

Sunday, 25 February 2018 | 08:30 - 11:00 | Hulsizer Room

Ashdown Yoga and smoothie event
 

Ashdown Salsa Dance and Icecream Party!

Wednesday, 14 February 2018 | 19:30 - 21:30 | Hulsizer Room

The Ashdown Events Committee is hosting a Salsa Dance Lesson and Icecream Party on Wed. Feb 14 at 7:30pm in the Hulsizer Room. We'll heat things up with a beginner bachata lesson, and cool things down with Ben & Jerry's. Sign up here: http://signup.mit.edu/icecreamdanceparty
 

"Nostalgia" by Antonio Moya

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 | 18:45 - 20:00 | Crafts Lounge

Ashdown Residential Scholars will be hosting a live music performance by Antonio Moya, a Spaniard pianist in Boston. We will be listening to several pieces that are reflections from Mexico and Spain. Food will be served at 6:45pm and the event will start promptly at 7:00pm. Please be on time so as to not disrupt the performance. To attend, you must RSVP here. P.S.: Don't forget to bring your own plate and utensils.
Sponsored by Ashdown Residental Scholars
 

Superbowl LII at Ashdown

Sunday, 4 February 2018 | 18:00 - 22:00 | Hulsizer Room

We will be watching Super Bowl LII in the Hulsizer and the Thirsty Ear. Pizza, snacks, and ice cream will be served, and there will be a raffle with prizes to be won during the game! We are looking forward to seeing you there!
 
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