Each week we’ll post a roundup of interesting, educational, entertaining or just plain cool Northwestern events. Have an event to feature? Send info to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, October 8
Hall Government Elections (for on-campus students)
All Day – online, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. – neighborhood desk at participating residence halls
On-campus students at participating residence halls can vote for their 2013-2014 hall government candidates. Students can vote all day online, or from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at their neighborhood desk.
Wednesday, October 9
Nielsen Company Day
9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Technological Institute, Front Lobby
Students can meet and talk to recruiters about career opportunities. Recruiters are primarily seeking students studying engineering and computer science.
NU Men’s Soccer v. NIU
7 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Lakeside Field
Come out to support the Northwestern men’s soccer team as they play against Northern Illinois University. Free for NU students with WildCARD.
Thursday, October 10
2013 Northwestern Energy and Sustainability Career Fair
12-4 p.m., Norris University Center, Louis Room
This fair is dedicated to employment in the fields of energy and sustainability. Pre-registration is not required, but those who do pre-register will receive updates and an invitation to a networking reception. Undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and professional students (business/law) are encouraged to attend. There will also be tables for undergraduates interested in study abroad programs in China and Germany for summer 2014.
Microsoft Resume Workshop
6:30 p.m.-7 p.m., Technological Institute, Room L361
Come and get tips from a Microsoft recruiter on how to best represent yourself on paper. You’ll learn how to document summer internships, courses taken and leadership activities. All majors are welcome.
Friday, October 11
A&O Fall Blowout
Starts at 7 p.m., Welsh-Ryan Arena
This year’s concert features hip-hop artist Childish Gambino and indie rock band Grouplove. Students must show WildCARDS at the event. Gates open at 6:15 p.m., with free shuttles leaving campus from Cahn Auditorium and Lincoln and Sheridan starting at 5:45 p.m. For more information, visit www.aoproductions.net and to purchase tickets, go to nbo.northwestern.edu.
Saturday, October 12
NU Football at Wisconsin
2:30 p.m., ESPN2, ABC (regional)
Watch the No. 19 Wildcats as they head north to take on the Badgers.
NU Women’s Soccer v. Minnesota
5-7:30 p.m., Lakeside Field
Northwestern women’s soccer hosts Big Ten competitor Minnesota. Free for NU students with WildCARD.