Featured events (Oct. 11-17)
Wednesday Oct. 11
QTHON Food Truck Fest
QTHON will hold a food truck fest on Wednesday, Oct. 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Quad. A portion of proceeds will be donated to QTHON.
The Latino Cultural Society will present its annual Copacabana Night. The event will include a night filled with an all-you-can-eat buffet, a DJ playing a variety of Hispanic music and a dance instructor for anyone wanting to learn salsa and bachata. The event is free and will be held in Burt Kahn Court on Wednesday, Oct. 11 from 7:30 p.m to 11 p.m.
Thursday Oct. 12
Author Carlos Gomez: Spoken Word
Students can hear from award-winning author, actor, and poet Carlos Andres Gomez. He will be sharing his personal experiences and social commentary in the style of spoken word. The event will take place in Buckman Theater on Thursday, Oct.12 at 7 p.m.
Theater Arts Center: “Doubt”
Students will be performing the first-ever play, “Doubt,” in the Theatre Arts Center. The play revolves around a priest’s behavior which questions moral certainty. Tickets are $15 for general admission, $10 for students, senior citizens, and the university’s faculty and staff. Curtain time will be at 7:30 p.m on Oct. 12-13 and on 2 p.m and 7:30 p.m on Oct. 14.
Saturday Oct. 14
Hypnotist Chris Jones
Hypnotist and “America’s Got Talent” star Chris Jones perform a family-friendly hypnotist show, allowing students to have the opportunity to be hypnotized themselves. The event will take place on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m.
Monday Oct. 16
The QU 35th Annual Career Fair will take place on Monday, Oct. 16 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Mount Carmel Recreation Center. There will be representatives from as many as 100 companies and organizations on-campus. For more information, contact Jill Koehler in the School of Business (SB) 241, or by phone at 203-582-3655.