Nov

30

This Week in Procrastination: Week Before Week Before Finals Edition

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Things slow down before reading week, but there’s plenty of winter cheer and music to look forward to.


Monday

Crash Test Dummies: We all love those slow-motion videos of dummies in cars, but what about the science of engineering for safety?  11:00 AM @ Davis Aud, Schapiro.

Tuesday

Columbia Classical Performers: Morningside’s musicians come out of the woodwork to give another splendid concert.  6:30 PM @ Philosophy Lounge.

Thursday

Tree Lighting and Yule Log Ceremony: Columbia’s annual winter traditions are back.  Hot chocolate, shiny lights, and Quigley’s Quaint Countdown.  5:45 PM @ College Walk.

Friday

CUO Fall Concert: Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich- it’s the Columbia University Orchestra, conducted by Jeff Milarsky.  8:00 PM @ Roone.

Saturday

The Material Theater: The Columbia University Players’ final production of the season promises puppets, banjos, and comeuppance.  8:00 PM @ ADP House.


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24 Comments

  1. me.  

    Remember the band Crash Test Dummies? Anybody? 'Cuz that's what I thought that was referring to for a second there...

  2. World AIDS Week  

    Also happens to have programming all week long.

  3. Wednesday  

    There is nothing going on on Wednesday. Nothing. At all.

  4. Also  

    Don't forget the Bach Society!

    The Bach Society's Fall Concert
    December 6th at 8PM
    St. Paul's Chapel at Columbia University
    Free Admission

    Featuring works by Beethoven:
    "Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage" with text by Goethe
    Symphony No. 1
    Mass in C

    With reception (free food!) to follow.

  5. ...

    does anyone know where I can find adderall?

  6. ALSO  

    Friday Night
    8:30 and 10:30, Furnald
    Chowdah Sketch Comedy
    -COMING TOO SOON: Movie and theatre parodies-
    With opening act Alfred, Musical improv

  7. remember

    the action figures of crash test dummies? Anybody? 'Cuz that's what I thought that was referring to for a second there...(seriously)

  8. yule log  

    yay yule log!!! my favorite event of the semester!!! Sooo much goood fooodd!!!!

  9. BHANGRA  

    DON'T FORGET BASEMENT BHANGRA
    FRIDAY DEC 5
    10 PM - 2 AM
    ROONE ARLEDGE AUDITORIUM
    BE THERE.

  10. XMAS!  

    XMAS! MONDAY, 12/8; 7:30 and 11:00 pm, in ROONE. You guys it's going to be awesome!

  11. KCST

    presents The Winter's Tale!

    This Friday @ 8pm and Saturday @ 2pm and 8pm!

    WIEN LOUNGE

    FREE OF CHARGE

  12. also on Friday!  

    Postcrypt Art Gallery's last show of the semester!
    { C H E M I C A L R E A C T I O N S }
    Friday, December 5
    8-10 PM
    basement of St. Paul's
    **FREE WINE & SNACKS**
    (2 IDs to drink)
    More info on the sidebar --------->

  13. holy  

    shit! everybody in carman TAKE THE RIGHT ELEVATOR
    THE CARMAN VAG!!! AHHH

  14. things  

    SLOW DOWN before reading week? WHAT, bwog? do you not study here? i am in butler at 5am on a monday morning, after having worked thru all of thanksgiving break. i'm offended.

  15. correction  

    CUO concert is Sunday/Monday, not Friday

  16. FRIDAY AND SATURDAY  

    POSTCRYPT COFFEEHOUSE'S LAST WEEKEND OF THE SEMESTER

    FRI DEC. 5TH
    9PM - 12 AM: SHAWN TAYLOR, ANTHONY DA COSTA, AND ABBY GARDNER

    SAT DEC. 6TH:
    9PM - 12 AM: UGLY FISH SALON'S LIT NIGHT


    BASEMENT OF ST. PAUL'S CHAPEL

    BE THERE

    CAPS LOCK OUT.

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