Events at Towson University

Events

April 21 - 27, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

10th Annual International WAMMFest

10th Annual International WAMMFest

  Join us at the 10th International WAMMFest (Women And Minorities in Media Festival) presented by the Department of Electronic Media & Film. Watch short...

Van Bokkelen Auditorium, VB 204  
Employer Mock Interview Friday

Employer Mock Interview Friday 9am

Fine-tune your self-presentation skills - with the experts! Employers will help you develop your interview skills, improve your ability to articulate your...

7800 York Road, Suite 206  
Environmental Conference

Environmental Conference 9am

TU's 8th Annual Environmental Conference. Open to students, faculty, and professionals in any field interested in environmental issues.

West Village Commons, 4th Floor Ballrooms  
LinkedIn Photo Booth

LinkedIn Photo Booth 9am

Free Professional Portraits for Your LinkedIn Profile Your photo is the first opportunity you have to make a good impression on LinkedIn and on your social...

7800 York Road, Career Center, Suite 206  
Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation

Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation 11am

ON VIEW February 13 – May 13 (Closed March 19 -26) Experience the art, culture and Asian roots of karaoke through an interactive gallery installation that...

Asian Arts Gallery, CA 2037  
Exhibition: Senior Show

Exhibition: Senior Show 11am

ON VIEW April 14 - May 13 The annual graduating senior BFA student exhibition features students’ works that represent the various tracks, including...

Holtzman MFA Art Gallery, CA 2040  
Exhibition: Undergraduate Juried Student Exhibition

Exhibition: Undergraduate Juried Student... 11am

ON VIEW April 14 — May 13 The annual undergraduate juried exhibition features students’ works that represent the various tracks, including painting,...

Center for the Arts Gallery, CA 3040  
Free Guided Meditation Sessions

Free Guided Meditation Sessions 11am

Interested in Meditation? The campus has a Meditation Room that students may book for free Individual or Group Meditation Sessions. Contact the Counseling...

Health & Counseling Center At Ward & West, Counseling Center Meditation Room  
Materials Control of Exotic Phase Transitions in H2

Materials Control of Exotic Phase Transitions... 11am

Speaker: Dr. Raina J. Olsen, US Army. Abstract: Interest in phases of hydrogen has persisted for over eight decades. Technological interest stems...

Smith Hall, Room 356  
MNGT 481 Strategic Management Case Competition Finals

MNGT 481 Strategic Management Case Competition... 12pm

Join us for the final presentations from senior CBE students in the bi-annual Strategic Management Live Case Competition. Top teams from each class section...

Stephens Hall, 310  
Gathering in the Glen

Gathering in the Glen 3pm

Join us in the Glen Arboretum the day before Earth Day to enjoy some fun in the sun. Campus Rec will host a variety of activities throughout the event...

Glen Arboretum  
Optional Practical Training (OPT) Workshop

Optional Practical Training (OPT) Workshop 3pm

Workshop for F-1 international students to learn about pre and post completion Optional Practical Training (OPT). Attendance at the workshop is required for...

Psychology Building, 407  
Relay For Life

Relay For Life 3pm

Relay For Life, a 12 hour walkathon, is a chance for communities to recognise and celebrate those who have overcome cancer or are undergoing treatment, as...

SECU Arena  
CANCELLED: Faculty Recital: quinTUs

CANCELLED: Faculty Recital: quinTUs 6pm

This event has been cancelled. Faculty members Theresa Bickham, soprano, Leneida Crawford, mezzo-soprano, Min Jin, tenor, Phillip Collister, baritone, Ka...

Recital Hall, CA 3066  
WAMM Fest

WAMM Fest 7pm

WAMMFest is an eclectic mix of the best of our international call for short works. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll learn, and then you’ll laugh so much...

Van Bokkelen, 204  
Glow in the Dark Dodgeball

Glow in the Dark Dodgeball 8pm

It’s dodgeball like you’ve never seen it before! Join us in Burdick Hall for a fun night of dodgeball with games and prizes. Are you in?

Burdick Gym 2  
Other Solar Systems - Planetarium Show

Other Solar Systems - Planetarium Show 8pm

Presenter: Dr. Alex Storrs, Towson University. Abstract: We live in an amazing age of astronomical discovery. After decades of searching for planets...

Smith Hall, Room 521  

Saturday, April 22, 2017

10th Annual International WAMMFest

10th Annual International WAMMFest

  Join us at the 10th International WAMMFest (Women And Minorities in Media Festival) presented by the Department of Electronic Media & Film. Watch short...

Van Bokkelen Auditorium, VB 204  
The Big Event 2017

The Big Event 2017 8am

The Big Event is Towson University’s largest day of community service where Towson University students give back to the Towson community by helping out local...

SECU Arena  
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes GBMC Fundraiser

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes GBMC Fundraiser 8am

The Greater Baltimore Medical Center is working to shatter the stigmas of sexual violence and domestic abuse! They will be holding their second annual Walk a...

Greater Baltimore Medical Center , South Chapman Building  
Yoga on the Lawn

Yoga on the Lawn 10am

Take in a deep breath of fresh air and be one with the Earth with Yoga on the Lawn. Bring your own mat.

Lawn next to Towsontown Garage  
Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation

Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation 11am

ON VIEW February 13 – May 13 (Closed March 19 -26) Experience the art, culture and Asian roots of karaoke through an interactive gallery installation that...

Asian Arts Gallery, CA 2037  
Exhibition: Senior Show

Exhibition: Senior Show 11am

ON VIEW April 14 - May 13 The annual graduating senior BFA student exhibition features students’ works that represent the various tracks, including...

Holtzman MFA Art Gallery, CA 2040  
Exhibition: Undergraduate Juried Student Exhibition

Exhibition: Undergraduate Juried Student... 11am

ON VIEW April 14 — May 13 The annual undergraduate juried exhibition features students’ works that represent the various tracks, including painting,...

Center for the Arts Gallery, CA 3040  
WAMM Fest

WAMM Fest 1pm

WAMMFest is an eclectic mix of the best of our international call for short works. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll learn, and then you’ll laugh so much...

Van Bokkelen, 204  
WAMM Fest Closing Night Party

WAMM Fest Closing Night Party 9:30pm

WAMMFest is an eclectic mix of the best of our international call for short works. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll learn, and then you’ll laugh so much...

Van Bokkelen, 0119  

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Registration for Rock Climbing and Camping at Coopers Rock Closes

Registration for Rock Climbing and Camping at... 12am

This trip was our most popular last spring, so sign up early! Join Outdoor Adventures for a weekend of climbing and camping because sometimes one day just is...

Online  
The Community Table

The Community Table

The last Thursday of every month we welcome the community in to share a free meal. Everyone is welcome at our table. Join us to eat at 6:00 pm. Cooking and...

The Newman Center, The Chapel of the Catholic Campus Ministry Center  
National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week 8am

National Volunteer Week is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities. Events will be...

 
Fisher College Student Honors Convocation

Fisher College Student Honors Convocation 1pm

Students in the Jess & Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics who have earned honors, scholarships and grants are recognized at this annual program.

Smith Hall, Room 326  
Faculty Chamber Music Concert: Musical Juxtapositions

Faculty Chamber Music Concert: Musical... 3pm

Join TU music faculty and guests for a fascinating afternoon of musical juxtapositions. Featured are works by Bach, Villa-Lobos, Foss and others performed on...

Recital Hall, CA 3066  

Monday, April 24, 2017

Registration for 7v7 Flag Football Tournament Closes

Registration for 7v7 Flag Football Tournament... 12am

Get active by playing in the Open 7-on-7 Flag Football Tournament. Create your team, join a team, or join as a free agent at bit.ly/tuintramuralsports April...

Online  
National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week 8am

National Volunteer Week is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities. Events will be...

 
Registration for 7v7 Flag Football Tournament Opens

Registration for 7v7 Flag Football Tournament... 8am

Get active by playing in the Open 7-on-7 Flag Football Tournament. Create your team, join a team, or join as a free agent at bit.ly/tuintramuralsports April...

Online  
Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation

Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation 11am

ON VIEW February 13 – May 13 (Closed March 19 -26) Experience the art, culture and Asian roots of karaoke through an interactive gallery installation that...

Asian Arts Gallery, CA 2037  
BTU Showcase

BTU Showcase 11:30am

The BTU Showcase is TU's largest annual event focused on highlighting the exciting work happening in partnership with non-profits, schools, healthcare...

SECU Arena, Concourse  
National Volunteer Week Kickoff

National Volunteer Week Kickoff 12pm

Start off National Volunteer Week with a bang! Learn what events we will be hosting this week, pledge to do service and giveaways.

University Union, 2nd Floor Entrance  
Sabbatical Series Presentation

Sabbatical Series Presentation 12pm

Date: 4/24/17 Time: 12 pm – 1 pm Location: Cook Library Please join us for the sabbatical presentation by Keri-Anne Croce, who will be discussing her...

Cook Library  
Free Guided Meditation Sessions

Free Guided Meditation Sessions 1pm

Interested in Meditation? The campus has a Meditation Room that students may book for free Individual or Group Meditation Sessions. Contact the Counseling...

Health & Counseling Center At Ward & West, Counseling Center Meditation Room  
Manage Your Stress for Success

Manage Your Stress for Success 1pm

Tips and tricks for alleviating your stress as finals approach

Cook Library, 513  
Be Money Smart! Check out Cook Library’s The Other 20%: Salary Negotiation for Women

Be Money Smart! Check out Cook Library’s The... 3:30pm

Presented by Ms. Mahnoor Ahmed & Ms. Lorie Logan-Bennett Did you know that a woman can potentially lose over $1.2 million in salary over her lifetime?...

Cook Library, 507  
Workshop: Writing a Killer Business Plan

Workshop: Writing a Killer Business Plan 4:30pm

The componets of a winning business plan and how to make them sparkle. NMTC - hosted by TU Incubator Presenter: Neil Davis, Director of...

TU Incubator, 3rd Floor  
Upcycle & Craft Night

Upcycle & Craft Night 5pm

WellnessTU Presents Upcycle & Craft Night! JOIN US FOR UP-CYCLING FUN! WHEN: Monday April 24th from 5pm-8pm WHERE: University Union, Potomac Lounge HOW:...

UU Potomac Lounge  
Upcycle Event

Upcycle Event 5pm

Join the wellness peer educators in Potomac Lounge and learn new ways to upcycle your old items!

University Union, Potomac Lounge  

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Register for Kayaking at Gunpowder River

Register for Kayaking at Gunpowder River 12am

The weather is finally warm and we are going kayaking! Just up the road is one of the best kept secrets in Maryland: the Gunpowder Gorge. Enjoy a great day...

Online  
National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week 8am

National Volunteer Week is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities. Events will be...

 
FoodShare

FoodShare 10am

Available for any student, faculty or staff who find themselves in need of food or personal care items. Also open Thursdays from 4-6pm and by appointment if...

Catholic Campus Ministry Center  
Manage Your Stress for Success

Manage Your Stress for Success 10:30am

Tips and tricks for alleviating your stress as finals approach

Cook Library, 513  
Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation

Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation 11am

ON VIEW February 13 – May 13 (Closed March 19 -26) Experience the art, culture and Asian roots of karaoke through an interactive gallery installation that...

Asian Arts Gallery, CA 2037  
Exhibition: Senior Show

Exhibition: Senior Show 11am

ON VIEW April 14 - May 13 The annual graduating senior BFA student exhibition features students’ works that represent the various tracks, including...

Holtzman MFA Art Gallery, CA 2040  
Exhibition: Undergraduate Juried Student Exhibition

Exhibition: Undergraduate Juried Student... 11am

ON VIEW April 14 — May 13 The annual undergraduate juried exhibition features students’ works that represent the various tracks, including painting,...

Center for the Arts Gallery, CA 3040  
Using Genomic Methods to Assist Population Reestablishment in the Endangered Crawfish Frog Lithobates areolatus

Using Genomic Methods to Assist Population... 3:30pm

Speaker: Dr. Steven Kimble, Towson University Abstract: Amphibians are the most imperiled vertebrate class, chiefly due to habitat loss and disease. The...

Smith Hall, Room 359  
Communication Ethics Panel

Communication Ethics Panel 5pm

Join us for a panel on communication ethics hosted by TU Public Relations Student Society of America with speakers from PRSA Maryland who represent companies...

Van Bokkelen, 204  
Paint Night Party!

Paint Night Party! 5pm

Join the Wellness Peer Educators for a fun night of painting. All materials will be included!

University Union, Potomac Lounge  
Hunger Banquet

Hunger Banquet 6pm

Learn more about hunger around the world through a simulation. We will also be making bag lunches for those in need. Service hours are available.

University Union, Patuxent Lounge  
Tuesday Evening Gathering and Dinner

Tuesday Evening Gathering and Dinner 6pm

Come join us for dinner and discussion at this weekly meeting where all are welcome. You can also connect with us on social media @thetabletowson

University Union, UU 208 B - Campus Ministry Room  
TU Pop Music Ensemble

TU Pop Music Ensemble 7:30pm

Students of TU’s Pop Music Ensemble present a concert of music they have prepared during the semester. The event will feature some of today’s most popular...

University Union, PAWS Stage  

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Entrepreneurship @ TU Demo Day

Entrepreneurship @ TU Demo Day

Join us for an interactive experience with the entrepreneurship pipeline at TU! This half-day event showcases entrepreneurship at TU from nascent and...

Minnegan Room  
National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week 8am

National Volunteer Week is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities. Events will be...

 
Conscious Campus Tour Tabling Event

Conscious Campus Tour Tabling Event 11am

On April 26th the Conscious Campus Tour is coming to Towson University! Stop by the 2nd floor of the Union from 11am-3pm to grab some free product samples...

University Union  
Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation

Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation 11am

ON VIEW February 13 – May 13 (Closed March 19 -26) Experience the art, culture and Asian roots of karaoke through an interactive gallery installation that...

Asian Arts Gallery, CA 2037  
Exhibition: Senior Show

Exhibition: Senior Show 11am

ON VIEW April 14 - May 13 The annual graduating senior BFA student exhibition features students’ works that represent the various tracks, including...

Holtzman MFA Art Gallery, CA 2040  
Exhibition: Undergraduate Juried Student Exhibition

Exhibition: Undergraduate Juried Student... 11am

ON VIEW April 14 — May 13 The annual undergraduate juried exhibition features students’ works that represent the various tracks, including painting,...

Center for the Arts Gallery, CA 3040  
Foreign Languages Day

Foreign Languages Day 12pm

Students, faculty and staff of the Foreign Languages Department invite you to join them in celebrating Foreign Languages Day. You can learn about Foreign...

University Union, Chesapeake Rooms 1 & 2  
Lunch'N'Learn with House of Ruth, MD

Lunch'N'Learn with House of Ruth, MD 12pm

Please join us for a Lunch'N'Learn with House of Ruth, MD (HRM) on Wednesday, April 26 from 12-1 PM in the University Union, Room 313. HRM will be discussing...

Center for Student Diversity UU 313, 313  
The Career Center Is Coming To You!

The Career Center Is Coming To You! 12:30pm

A representative from the Career Center will be in the University Union offering one-on-one assistance with: - Resumes and cover letters - Identifying...

University Union, 2nd Floor Main Lobby  
Lecture Demonstration: Natural Fusion | The Music of Ancient Persia and the Spanish Flamenco

Lecture Demonstration: Natural Fusion | The... 3:15pm

Roya Bahrami explores the perfect synthesis of ancient Persian and Spanish flamenco music and their historical relationships.

Recital Hall, CA 3066  
Cook Library 24/7 Study Space Grand Opening

Cook Library 24/7 Study Space Grand Opening 3:30pm

Please join us for a ribbon cutting and refreshments as we officially open our new 24/7 Study Space!

Cook Library, 24/7 Study Space  
Free Guided Meditation Sessions

Free Guided Meditation Sessions 4pm

Interested in Meditation? The campus has a Meditation Room that students may book for free Individual or Group Meditation Sessions. Contact the Counseling...

Health & Counseling Center At Ward & West, Counseling Center Meditation Room  
Apostolic Campus Ministry Bible Study

Apostolic Campus Ministry Bible Study 4:45pm

Join the Apostolic Campus Ministry as we gather for prayer and a Bible Study on Wednesdays from 4:45 - 6:00pm in the College of Liberal Arts, room 5310. We...

College of Liberal Arts, 5310  
Documentary Night for Women's Rights

Documentary Night for Women's Rights 5pm

Part of National Volunteer Week, we will be watching a video and completing a service project in adovacy for Women's Rights.

University Union, Room 305  
Conscious Campus Tour Town Hall Event

Conscious Campus Tour Town Hall Event 6pm

On April 26th the Conscious Campus Tour is coming to Towson University! In addition to a Conscious Information Station during the day, there will be a Towson...

College of Liberal Arts, 3310  
Stress Busters: The Perfect Guide to Stress Management

Stress Busters: The Perfect Guide to Stress... 7pm

Join the TU Leadership Consultants for a workshop about how to manage stress!

Meeting Room UU 305  
The Maryland State of Politics

The Maryland State of Politics 7pm

The panel will focus on politics in the state of Maryland; what are some difficulties that both sides are facing? What has the political climate become in...

University Union, Ches rooms 1 & 2  
Wednesday Night Worship & Bible Study

Wednesday Night Worship & Bible Study 8pm

Join us for our weekly meeting as we learn more about Christian life, build real and deep friendships as we study the Bible, sing songs of praise together,...

University Union, 314  
TU Symphony Orchestra | Music and Politics

TU Symphony Orchestra | Music and Politics 8:15pm

The TU Symphony Orchestra students present an evening of music inspired by political events in world history. Join the orchestra for a memorable evening of...

Harold J. Kaplan Concert Hall, CA 3042  
Kayaking Clinic

Kayaking Clinic 8:30pm

Learn the fundamentals of river kayaking in the controlled environment of the Burdick Pool and use the kayaking clinic to build the necessary skills to...

Burdick Pool  

Thursday, April 27, 2017

National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week 8am

National Volunteer Week is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities. Events will be...

 
SPS Bagels & Coffee Fundraiser

SPS Bagels & Coffee Fundraiser 8am

The Society of Physics Students is holding a Bagels & Coffee Fundraiser in the lobby of Smith Hall. Coffee and Bagels are $1 each!

Smith Hall, Lobby  
Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation

Exhibition: Karaoke | Asia’s Global Sensation 11am

ON VIEW February 13 – May 13 (Closed March 19 -26) Experience the art, culture and Asian roots of karaoke through an interactive gallery installation that...

Asian Arts Gallery, CA 2037  
Exhibition: Senior Show

Exhibition: Senior Show 11am

ON VIEW April 14 - May 13 The annual graduating senior BFA student exhibition features students’ works that represent the various tracks, including...

Holtzman MFA Art Gallery, CA 2040  
Exhibition: Undergraduate Juried Student Exhibition

Exhibition: Undergraduate Juried Student... 11am

ON VIEW April 14 — May 13 The annual undergraduate juried exhibition features students’ works that represent the various tracks, including painting,...

Center for the Arts Gallery, CA 3040  
Volunteer Appreciation Party

Volunteer Appreciation Party 12:30pm

Part of National Volunteer Week, Join us as we appreciate you! We will also be making casseroles for Our Daily Bread and coloring pictures for Art with a...

UU Loch Raven Room  
Significant Figures and Conversions Review

Significant Figures and Conversions Review 3pm

Refresh your skills before you start studying for your final exams!

Smith Hall, 203  
FoodShare

FoodShare 4pm

Available for any student, faculty or staff who find themselves in need of food or personal care items. Also open Thursdays from 4-6pm and by appointment if...

Catholic Campus Ministry Center  
Prediction Methods for Semi-continuous Data with Applications in Climate Science

Prediction Methods for Semi-continuous Data... 4pm

Soeaker: Dr. Nagaraj K. Neerchal, The University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Abstract: Semi-continuous random variables have discrete and...

7800 York Road, Room 320  
Be Money Smart! Check out Cook Library’s TUIG Presents: Discussion of Warren Buffet's Letters to Shareholders

Be Money Smart! Check out Cook Library’s TUIG... 5pm

TUIG Presents: Discussion of Warren Buffet's Letters to Shareholders Join the Towson University Investment Group as they analyze and discuss legendary...

Cook Library, 507  
Global Challenges Lecture Series with Michael Rubin of the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research

Global Challenges Lecture Series with Michael... 5pm

Michael Rubin, Resident Scholar with the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, presents his lecture entitled, "Talk Ain't Cheap: The High...

College of Liberal Arts, 4110  
Senior Colleagues Reception

Senior Colleagues Reception 5:30pm

This event celebrates faculty and librarians recently promoted or tenured. Guests may attend this event by invitation only.

Minnegan Room  
The Old-New Anti-Semitism:  Rhetoric, Hate Speech, and the American Political Landscape

The Old-New Anti-Semitism: Rhetoric, Hate... 6:30pm

Join us for an evening with Dr. Benjamin Sax as he explores how basic speech acts in language can be transformed into vandalism, intimidation, and violence....

College of Liberal Arts, 2310  
Campus Conversation: Women and Politics

Campus Conversation: Women and Politics 7pm

The talk will focus on women and politics: what is the history of women’s participation in politics? How does politics affect women in ways that it doesn’t...

UU Patuxent Room  
Dr. John Gissendanner Memorial Lecture with Jericka Duncan of CBS News

Dr. John Gissendanner Memorial Lecture with... 7pm

Jericka Duncan of CBS News New York presents her lecture entitled, "How Contemporary Media Can Create New Representations of Race & Gender," for the College...

University Union, Chesapeake Rooms  
Thursday Night Trivia

Thursday Night Trivia 8pm

Form a team with your friends and compete to win awesome prizes! Is your geek weak?

UU Paws  
TU Symphonic Band | Politics and Change

TU Symphonic Band | Politics and Change 8:15pm

Join the TU Symphonic Band students in an evening of music that was composed as a result of political change. Repertoire will include American music that is...

Harold J. Kaplan Concert Hall, CA 3042  

April 21 - 27, 2017