A bus trip to New York City, a speed-friending social and an open mic night highlight the upcoming activities this week across campus. In addition, several bus trips are open for student sign up to include a spooky Boston trip over the Halloween weekend.

And not to forget, the Bloomsburg Fair is here! Yes, we’ll help you get a preview Friday with a special event free shuttle from campus.

This Week Unleashed …

  • Speed Friending — Meet new friends and socialize over ice cream at DASL Campus Leadership and the Center for Leadership and Engagement’s 3rd annual Speed Friending event. The fun starts at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18, in the KUB Multi-345B.
  • Open Mic Night — will be held on Thursday, Sept. 18, in the KUB Amphitheater, 6 p.m. This is an unplugged event, so full bands will be not scheduled. Register at the KUB Main Desk prior to the event.
  • Farmers Market — local vegetables, fruits and more are featured each Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Farmers Market adjacent to Navy Hall and Bakeless Center.
  • Free Bloomsburg Fair Shuttle — on Friday, Sept. 19. Fair Preview Day 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Bus will loop continually from the Hospital Lot to the Leonard Street Gate at the Fairgrounds.
  • BU Players – will present “Roadkill Confidential,” a staged reading of a play by Sheila Callaghan, Friday and Saturday, Sept. 19 and 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Theatre Lab, located in the University Bookstore Building. Cost is $6 for adults. Advance tickets are available at the Haas Center box office.
  • Discounted Fair Tickets! — Purchase discounted fair admission tickets for only $5 in the Student Activities Office, KUB 350. Discount for students only.
  • Outdoor Film – “Maleficent” starring Angelina Jolie, will be shown Friday, Sept. 19, at 8 p.m. on the Quad. The screening is sponsored by Program Board.
  • Late Night Hot Dog Cart — Friday, Sept, 19, from 11 p.m to 1 a.m. on the Kehr Patio near Montour Hall. Rain location inside Kehr. Sponsored by Student Affairs.
  • All Greek Dance — Saturday, Sept. 20 from 10 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. in the Kehr Ballroom. Free admission with BU student ID.

Husky Road Trips!

  • NYC Bus Trip — sign up in the Student Activities Office (KUB 350). Bus departs the Hospital Lot on Saturday, Sept. 20, at 7 a.m. and leaves New York City at 8 p.m. Tickets with option for Wicked, the Broadway musical, range from $30 to $100.
  • Baltimore Bus Trip — sign up in the Student Activities Office (KUB 350). Bus departs the Hospital Lot on Saturday, Oct. 4, at 7 a.m. and leaves Baltimore at 7 p.m. Tickets are $30 with BU student ID and paid Fall ’14 C.A. fee; $35 with ID only and for guests.
  • Halloween in Salem/Boston — sign up in the Student Activities Office (KUB 350). Join us for this overnight bus trip from Friday, Oct. 31, to Saturday, Nov. 1. Salem, “The Witch City,” will have plenty of Halloween events. Cost, as low as $110, includes two-way coach bus transportation, one night of lodging near Boston and an optional trip into Salem. You’re responsible for securing your own roommates.