Monday: September 28th, 2010

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Dear GS students,

The upcoming weeks will present you with new opportunities to spice up your daily routines! Start your college experience outside the library with your participation in extracurricular activities and fascinating events!

1. Thursday Night Happy Hour 
2. New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals
3. Family Fall Fun
4. Philharmonic Orchestra
5. Spanish Social
6. Class of 2011 T-Shirt Design Competition
7. Columbia East Asia Review Info Session
8. The Office of the University Chaplain Co-Sponsorship Fund
9. Columbia Economics Review
10. GSSC on Facebook
11. More upcoming events

1. Thursday Night Happy Hour
 
Every Thursday night for the 2010-2011 academic year, feel free to take advantage of the Thursday Night Happy Hour!

See specials (2 IDs required) at:
http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=189350197236&v=app_2344061033#!/event.php?eid=149564448405204&index=1

Date: Thursday, Sept. 30
Place: Village Pour House (982 Amsterdam Avenue)
Time: 5:00 p.m. - Close 

2. New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals

Kick off your weekend on the game seats in the Pepsi Porch of Citi Field! 20 tickets are on sale at the Lerner Box Office (1st floor of Lerner Hall), or online at https://www.ovationtix.com/trs/pe/8415815.

Date: Friday, Oct. 1
Place: Citi Field
Time: 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Price: $10.00 per ticket (up to 2 tickets per CUID)

3. Family Fall Fun

Finish your weekend by spending a relaxed Sunday afternoon on Lewisohn Lawn, where various fun activities, including games and food, are waiting for you and your family members!

Date: Sunday, Oct. 3
Place: Lewisohn Lawn (in the event of rain, meet in the GS Lounge)
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Price: FREE!

4. Philharmonic Orchestra

Leave your books, folders, and laptops behind for one night, to take advantage of the opportunity to hear the Philharmonic Orchestra at Lincoln Center. 20 tickets will be sold through the Lerner Box Office (1st floor of Lerner Hall), so make sure to get yours soon!

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 6
Place: Lincoln Center (Avery Fisher Hall)
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Price: $10.00 per ticket (up to 2 tickets per CUID)

5. Spanish Social

You are fascinated by Spanish and the Hispanic culture? Then this is the event for you!
All students who speak Spanish, take Spanish classes, or are generally interested in Hispanic culture are invited to an evening filled with ambiente latinoamericano, created by guest speakers from our faculty as well as various groups on campus.

Date: Saturday, Oct. 9
Place: Havana Central (2911 Broadway, between 113th & 114th streets)
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Price: FREE!

6. Class of 2011 T-Shirt Design Competition

Show your creativity, and you just may become the official designer for the Class of 2011 T-shirts! Submit as many designs as you like, and all entries will be considered by a selection committee. Not only will the best design be used for the T-shirts, the winner will also receive a free ticket to either the Senior Cruise or the GS Gala.
For questions and submissions, contact Henry Wells (Senior Class President) at hcw2106@columbia.edu.

Deadline: Monday, Nov. 1

7. Columbia East Asia Review Info Session

You'd like to get involved with one of Columbia's many student publications? You want to be an editor, and see your work published? This is your chance!
The Columbia East Asia Review (CEAR), a multidisciplinary journal of East and Southeast Asian Studies, is currently accepting applications for Senior and Associate Editors for the 2010-2011 academic year. 
Visit the information session if you are interested in an editorial position or merely in submitting your work for publication.

For more details about the application process, visit http://www.gs.columbia.edu/news-dos?article=columbia-east-asia-review-editorial-positions-and-information-session.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 29 (Application Deadline: Sunday, Oct. 3)
Place: 403 Kent Hall (EALAC Lounge)
Time: 7:00 p.m.

8. The Office of the University Chaplain Co-Sponsorship Fund

This fund is available to recognized undergraduate, graduate, and professional student groups at Columbia, who explore issues of religion, spirituality, race, ethnicity, sexual identity, gender, social justice, or community service.

For additional information and an application, visit www.columbia.edu/cu/earl.

Deadline: Friday, Oct. 1 (noon)

9. Columbia Economics Review

Are you an economics major, or considering to be one? Then get started with an extracurricular activity in your field of interest!
The Columbia Economics Review, a new student-run publication focused on showcasing the economic research and analyses of Columbia students, is currently accepting applications for its Inaugural Editorial Board for the 2010-2011 academic year, as well as pitches for its November 2010 issue. 
For more information, please email economics.columbia@gmail.com

Deadline for Applications: Friday, Oct. 8
Deadline for Pitches: Friday, Oct. 15

10. GSSC on Facebook

Join GSSC on Facebook, and we will keep you posted about all upcoming events!  
Visit http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=189350197236.

11. More Upcoming Events

For information on more upcoming events through the month of October, please visit www.gslounge.com. We look forward to welcoming you at our events!

If you have any questions, please contact Katrin Nusshold (VP of Communications) at kn2232@columbia.edu.

Have a wonderful week!