Five reasons to leave your dorm this week


Photo by Kat Owens

Sick of looking at four walls? Here are five reasons to leave your dorm this weekend.
Illustration by Kat Owens


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

1. Learn about science with Sam Kean
Tuesday, April 30
6 p.m.
Spellmann AB Leadership Room

Listen in as author Sam Kean talks about science history and his life as a writer. His book will be available for purchase during the signing, which takes place after the event.

2. Energize for finals with Mountain Dew
Wednesday, May 1
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Outside Spellmann cafeteria

Looking for something to give you the energy to get through finals? Grab a Mountain Dew Kickstart on Wednesday to help you push through.

3. Participate in Evans Unlocked
Friday, May 3
7 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Evans Commons

You won’t want to miss out on Evans Unlocked! This year’s theme is Disney. For more information, visit the event page on InvolveU.

4. Find something cool at the Lindenwood yard sale
Saturday, May 4
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
J. Scheidegger Center parking lot

Looking for new furniture or clothing at cheap prices? Head over to the Lindenwood yard sale and see what’s for sale. For more information, click here.

5. Learn about a new country at the International Festival
Sunday, May 5
1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Evans Commons Lawn

Have you ever wanted to learn about a new country? At the International Festival, you’ll be able to do just that while enjoying foods from all around the world at a buffet. New this year at the festival, Mr. and Mrs. International will be crowned. For more information, click here.