Five reasons to leave your dorm this week


File photo: Heather Brown-Hudson and performers during the final number of the Gender Sexualities Alliance drag show on Tuesday night, “Come To Mama” by Lady Gaga.
Photo by Tyler Keohane


Need a reason to leave your dorm this week? We’ve got five of them!

1. Attend the annual GSA drag show
Tuesday, April 9
7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
The Emerson Black Box Theater

Be sure to arrive early and snag a seat for this year’s GSA drag show! Seats have filled up fast in the past, and you won’t want to miss it.

2. Listen to Wesley Bell speak in Dunseth Auditorium
Wednesday, April 10
6 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Dunseth Auditorium

Wesley Bell, the prosecuting attorney for St. Louis County, and also a Lindenwood alumnus, will be coming to Lindenwood to talk about public safety policy and economics. For more information, click here.

3. Join COASA for the Take Back the Night Walk
Thursday, April 11
Staging begins at 6:30 p.m., walk begins at 7 p.m.
Meet at Lewis & Clark Boathouse

This year’s annual Take Back the Night Walk as apart of Sexual Assault Awareness Month will take place this Thursday. For more information and to find out how to register, click here.

4. Attend the Spring Dance Concert
Thursday, April 11 – Saturday, April 13
All shows begin at 7:30 p.m.
The Lindenwood Theater

Come support the Lindenwood Dance Program and see this year’s Spring Dance Concert. General admission tickets are $10, but all students get two free tickets with a valid Lindenwood ID at the Scheidegger Center box office.

5. Take your pet on an Easter Egg Hunt
Sunday, April 13
11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Treats Unleashed (8861-B Ladue Road, St. Louis, MO 63124)

Do you want to include your furry friend in the Easter festivities? Now you can! You can register your pet online for $5 in advance, or with cash on the day of the event. There will be free giveaways, and of course, tons of treats. For more information, click here.