Our roundup of upcoming events at Dudley House, the GSAS graduate student center
80s Party — to the Max!
Saturday, March 1, 9 p.m.–midnight, Main Dining Room.
Take a night off from the books and break out the shoulder pads and parachute pants as Dudley becomes a blast from the past with your favorite 80s hits. Open to Dudley members, MIT graduate students, and their guests.
St. Patrick's Day Game Day for Kids
Sunday, March 9, 3–5 p.m., Dudley House Game Room (3rd floor).
Music for Food: A Concert to Fight Hunger
Monday, March 17, 8 p.m., Brown Hall, New England Conservatory.
An Intellectual Feast
Monday, March 24, Senior Common Room Dinner.
Reception at 5:30 p.m. in the Graduate Student Lounge, dinner at 6 p.m. in the Common Room, and a talk by Professor Claude Bruderlein, entitled "Talking to the Taliban: Humanitarian Negotiations in Conflict Zones." Bruderlein, the current adviser to the President of the International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC) and a professor at Harvard School of Public Health, will discuss his experience negotiating for humanitarian access in conflict zones ranging from Afghanistan under the Taliban to North Korea. Tickets can be acquired in the House office.
Thursday, March 27, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Graduate Student Lounge.
A Swing in Your Step
Saturday, March 29, 9:30 p.m.–midnight.
The Spring Swing, an annual Dudley House tradition, offers a chance to bring out your finery and take the dance floor in style, accompanied by the smooth sounds of the Dudley Jazz Band. Waltzing lessons precede the event (8:30–9:30 p.m.). Watch your email for information about tickets.
Save the Dates!
Monday, April 14: The Dudley Jazz Band in Concert, Paine Hall
Sunday May 4: The Dudley Orchestra in Concert, Sanders Theatre
Friday, May 9: The Annual Fred Astaire Film Festival, Graduate Student Lounge