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Winter De-Stress Event

Wednesday, 14 December 2016 | 19:00 - 21:00 | Hulsizer Room

Come de-stress from the end of semester exams, projects, and reports. We will have board games, a mindfullness activity, and more! We will also have hot chocolate, sundae bar, and more food! All MIT grad students and friends are welcome. Please bring your own plates and utensils to help reduce waste.
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 
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Ashdown Fall Potluck

Saturday, 19 November 2016 | 13:00 - 15:00 | Hulsizer Room

Cook or bake a dish and bring it to the Hulsizer to share with your fellow Ashdown residents. Make sure to save your receipts in order to get reimbursed up to $15! Signup: https://signup.mit.edu:444/signup.php?id=ashdown_potluck Please bring your own plates and utensils to help reduce waste.
 

Pakistani Poetry Night: "Anticlockwise"

Tuesday, 15 November 2016 | 19:00 - 20:30 | Housemaster Apartment 5047

Join us for a reading and discussion of "Anticlockwise," a poem that talks about a woman's struggle in a gender biased society, written by an award winning Pakistani Urdu feminist poetess, Kishwar Naheed.

Important: Note that this event is taking place in the apartment of the Heads of House, which is room 5047.

You must sign-up for this event here

Sponsored by Ashdown Residental Scholars
 

Pakistani Movie Night: Na Maloom Afraad

Sunday, 16 October 2016 | 18:30 - 21:00 | Hulsizer Room

Na Maloom Afraad (The Unknown People) is a Pakistani comedy thriller. The story follows three poor struggling individuals who chase every possible way of becoming rich, getting into trouble as they struggle to fulfill their desires and ambitions through morally-questionable ways. The movie will be followed by a discussion and Q&A with Fiza, our Residential Scholar from Pakistan. To attend, you must sign-up for this event here.
Sponsored by Ashdown Residental Scholars
 

Pakistani Dessert Night

Sunday, 18 September 2016 | 19:00 - 20:00 | Hulsizer Room

Join us this Sunday, September 18th at 7pm in the Hulsizer Room for some Pakistani dessert and a small discussion with Fiza, our new Ashdown Residential Scholar from Pakistan! To attend, you must sign-up for the event here. We'll be serving Sheer Khorma, a vermicelli pudding with dry fruits made by Muslims twice a year during Eid and served throughout Southern and Central Asia. Sheer Khorma is served as the first meal during Eid-ul-Fitr, celebrated after fasting during the holy month of Ramadan. It is also served during Eid-ul Adha, which is celebrated after the annual pilgrimage in Mecca. Sheer Khorma has a special significance for Muslims and is eaten as a celebration for the Eid festival.
Sponsored by Ashdown Residental Scholars
 

4th of july BBQ

Monday, 4 July 2016 | 12:00 - 16:00 | West Courtyard

Join us for a Fourth of July celebration in the Ashdown courtyard this coming Monday from 1 to 4pm. Enjoy grilled American delicacies (burgers, dogs and their vegetarian counterparts), snacks and drinks in the jolly presence of friends old and new. Same drill: Bring your own plates, utensils, and friends. Happy Independence Day! Ashdown Events Committee Please bring your own plates and utensils to help reduce waste.
Sponsored by LEF
 

Game of Thrones Viewing Party - Season 6

Sunday, 26 June 2016 | 20:30 - 22:30 | Hulsizer Room

This is the Episode 2 of the season 6 of Game of Thrones Viewing Party. Soda, snacks and ice cream will be served!
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

Game of Thrones Viewing Party - Season 6

Sunday, 19 June 2016 | 20:30 - 22:30 | Hulsizer Room

This is the Episode 2 of the season 6 of Game of Thrones Viewing Party. Soda, snacks and ice cream will be served!
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

Game of Thrones Viewing Party - Season 6

Sunday, 12 June 2016 | 20:30 - 22:30 | Hulsizer Room

This is the Episode 2 of the season 6 of Game of Thrones Viewing Party. Soda, snacks and ice cream will be served!
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

Game of Thrones Viewing Party - Season 6

Sunday, 5 June 2016 | 20:30 - 22:30 | Hulsizer Room

This is the Episode 2 of the season 6 of Game of Thrones Viewing Party. Soda, snacks and ice cream will be served!
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

Game of Thrones Viewing Party - Season 6

Sunday, 29 May 2016 | 20:30 - 22:30 | Hulsizer Room

This is the Episode 2 of the season 6 of Game of Thrones Viewing Party. Soda, snacks and ice cream will be served!
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

Game of Thrones Viewing Party - Season 6

Sunday, 22 May 2016 | 20:30 - 22:30 | Hulsizer Room

This is the Episode 2 of the season 6 of Game of Thrones Viewing Party. Soda, snacks and ice cream will be served!
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

Ashdown Brunch!

Sunday, 22 May 2016 | 12:00 - 13:00 | Hulsizer Room

Join us for Brunch at noon at Ashdown! Please bring your own plates and utensils to help reduce waste :) Happy Summer!
Sponsored by ODGE, GradRat, Ashdown
 

Game of Thrones Viewing Party - Season 6

Sunday, 15 May 2016 | 20:30 - 22:30 | Hulsizer Room

This is the Episode 2 of the season 6 of Game of Thrones Viewing Party. Soda, snacks and ice cream will be served!
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 

Game of Thrones Viewing Party - Season 6

Sunday, 8 May 2016 | 20:30 - 22:30 | Hulsizer Room

This is the Episode 2 of the season 6 of Game of Thrones Viewing Party. Soda, snacks and ice cream will be served!
Sponsored by Graduate Students Council
 
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