Energy Works Seminar / Mitten Hall, room 250 / Oct. 23, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. / Free
Learn how to make your home more comfortable and green all while enjoying a complimentary lunch. The advice offered at this event hopes to reduce your carbon footprint and lower the cost of your electric bill. This workshop is part of one of the many events offered during Sustainability Week.
Open Mic featuring TU Comedy / Johnson and Hardwick dining hall / Oct. 23, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. / Free with meal plan
Johnson and Hardwick dining hall will be serving up jokes instead of just pizza as TU Comedy Club takes some time out to offer comic relief during midterms. Mocktails will be served to ease your sorrows so grab a virgin drink and have a few laughs.
The Environment in Animation / Annenberg Hall, room 3 / Oct. 25, 11 a.m. – noon / Free
Professor Patrick Murphy will discuss how the environment is presented to consumers in mainstream film and televised animation. This discussion hopes to provide context to many of the things we see on our screen in relation to environmental issues and portrayal.
Dissent in America Teach-In: Election 2012 / Anderson Hall, room 821 / Oct. 26, 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. / Free
With the presidential election two weeks away, the Temple College Democrats and the Temple University College Republicans will be hosting a teach-in on the issues of the 2012 election. Students who are undecided will be able to hear about issues from the mouths of politically active college students rather than cable news pundits.
OwlCappella’s Howl-oween Spooktacular! / Rock Hall / Oct. 27, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. /
OwlCappella will be hosting a night of a cappella music in Rock Hall joined by a cappella group Dischord from the University of Pennsylvania and Germantown Friends School A Cappella. Costumes are encouraged to be worn by audience members.
-Luis Fernando Rodriguez