Campus Events


Wednesday, Sept. 19
  • Back to Bloom Bash ,11:30 a.m., Warren Student Services Center Lobby
  • Blood Drive ,11 a.m.- 7 p.m., Kehr Union Building, multipurpose A-B
  • Discounted Fair Admission Tickets, 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Student's Activities Office, Kehr Union Building Room 350. $5 BU students only, non-refundable
  • Meet the President, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Andruss Library Gathering Place by Starbucks
  • Field Hockey, 4 p.m. vs. Kutztown, Steph Pettit Stadium
Thursday, Sept. 20
  • Safety Fair, 11 a.m., SSC Lobby and Patio
  • Twentieth on the Twentieth, 1 p.m., Andruss Library
  • Trash to Treasure, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
  • Open Mic, 5 p.m., Scranton Commons Amphitheatre (Sign up in advance at KUB Welcome Desk)
  • Discounted Fair Admission Tickets, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Student's Activities Office, Kehr Union Building Room 350. $5 BU students only, non-refundable
Friday, Sept. 21
  • STD Testing, 9 a.m., Kehr Union Building, Student Health Center
  • Trash to Treasure, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
  • Women's Volleyball, 7 p.m. vs. IUP, Nelson Field House
  • Free Shuttle Bus to Fairgrounds, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Hospital Lot
  • Discounted Fair Admission Tickets, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Student's Activities Office, Kehr Union Building Room 350. $5 BU students only, non-refundable
Saturday, Sept. 22
  • Trash to Treasure, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
  • COST Dean's Candy Bar Day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Hartline Lobby
  • Women's Volleyball, 12 p.m. vs. Clarion, Nelson Field House
  • New York City Bus Trip, Bus only $30 with BU ID and paid community activities fee. $85 for bus and a ticket to Broadway musical, Come From Away. Sign up in the Student Activities Office, Kehr Union Building Room 305
  • Football Game, 6 p.m. vs. Shippensburg, Redman Stadium
  • Free Shuttle Bus to Fairgrounds, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Hospital Lot

Extended Calendar

September

Sunday, Sept. 23
  • Campus Church Visitation, 11:00 a.m., Kehr Union Building, Multicultural Center Room 230. F.O.C.U.S. Young Adult Ministry, Pastor Martin Harris Sr. from Bethel Deliverance International, Philadelphia, PA. Free breakfast at 10:45
  • Student Recital, 2:30 p.m., Gross Auditorium, Carver Hall
  • Men's Soccer, 1:00 p.m. vs. West Chester, Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Women's Soccer, 3:30 p.m. vs. West Chester, Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Ocean's 8, 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
  • Free Shuttle Bus to Fairgrounds, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Hospital Lot
Monday, Sept. 24
  • TALE Military Green Zone Training, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., The Teaching and Learning Enhancement Center
  • Hispanic Heritage Month Lecture Series-Bilingual Poet Manuel Adrian Lopez, "El Arte del Peder: The art of losing”, 6 p.m., Kehr Union Ballroom 3
Wednesday, Sept. 26
  • Meningitis B Clinic, 2 p.m., Andruss Library, Schweiker Room
  • TALE Book Club: Grit The Power of Passion and Perseverance, 3 p.m. to 4:15 p.m., The Teaching and Learning Enhancement Center
  • Men's Soccer, 4 p.m. vs. Daemen, Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Frederick Douglass Institute Speaker Mrs. Tiwanda Pierce, "Exploring Mental Health in America's Inner-City Communities" , 6 p.m. McCormick Hall, room 2303
  • Ocean's 8, 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
Thursday, Sept. 27
  • Stress Less with Pets, 10 a..m., SSC Atrium
  • Students Talking to Students: What's at Risk?, 7:30 p.m., 2303 MCHS/li>
Friday, Sept. 28
  • Free Shuttle Bus to Fairgrounds, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Hospital Lot
  • Greek Yard Show, 5:30 p.m., Scranton Commons Amphitheater, see some great performances by members of culturally based organizations. Who will bring the highest energy and most complex stroll? Find out at this fun and exciting event.
  • Free Late Night Subs, 11 p.m. to 1 a.m., Kehr Union Building Patio (Rain Location: KUB Main Lobby)
Saturday, Sept. 29
  • COST Open House
  • Greek Cookout, 2 p.m., Columbia Hall basketball courtyard, will provide fun and an opportunity to meet with members of our fantastic fraternity and sorority community.
  • Field Hockey, 5 p.m. vs. Slippery Rock, Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Free Shuttle Bus to Fairgrounds, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Hospital Lot
Sunday, Sept. 30
  • Baltimore Bus Trip, Depart Hospital lot 7 a.m., $30 with BU ID and paid community activities fee/ $35 with BU ID only and guests. Sign up in the Student Activities Office, Kehr Union Building Room 305

October

Tuesday, Oct. 2
  • Big Dog Lecture Series: Danielle Evans, 6 p.m. Monty's Assembly Room
  • Women's Volleyball, 7 p.m. vs. Lock Haven, Nelson Field House
Wednesday, Oct. 3
  • Meet the President, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Kehr Union Fireside Lounge
  • Majors and Minors Fair, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Kehr Union Ballroom
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp, 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., Kehr Union Ballroom
Thursday, Oct. 4
  • COLA Symposium
  • COLA Symposium Speaker, Elijah Anderson, 7 p.m., Carver Hall's Gross Auditorium. Anderson will present "The Cosmoploitan Canopy: Race Relations in an American City."
Friday, Oct. 5
  • Homecoming Weekend
  • COST Career Day
  • COLA Symposium
  • COST Pathways in Science & Technology, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Kehr Union Building
  • COST Pathways in Science and Technology Networking Event, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Greenly Center Art Gallery
  • Women's Volleyball, 7 p.m. vs. Kutztown, Nelson Field House
  • Laser Tag and Escape Rooms, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., Academic Quad
  • Free Late Night Tacos, 11 p.m. to 1 a.m., Kehr Union Building Patio (Rain Location: KUB Main Lobby)
Saturday, Oct. 6
  • Homecoming Parade
  • Alumni Tent Party, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Alumni House Lawn
  • Homecoming Game, 2 p.m. vs. West Chester, Danny Hale Field at Redman Stadium
  • Women’s Lacrosse Alumni Game, 9 a.m., Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Alumni Coffee House, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Alumni House
  • Class of ’68 bus tour and breakfast, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Greenly
  • Ken Pollock Husky Tailgate Zone, 11 a.m.
  • Men’s and Women’s Swimming Alumni Meet, 11 a.m., Nelson Field House
  • Men’s Soccer, 1 p.m., Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Women’s Soccer, 3:30 p.m., Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Class of ’68 Dinner, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monty's
  • Women's Volleyball, 7 p.m. vs. East Stroudsburg, Nelson Field House
Sunday, Oct. 7
  • Field Hockey (Kid's Day), 11 a.m., Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp, 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., Kehr Union Ballroom
Tuesday, Oct. 9
  • Economics Lecture Series - Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé , 2 p.m., Haas Center, Mitrani Hall
  • Young Person's Concert, 10 a.m., Haas Center, Mitrani Hall
  • Field Hockey, 4 p.m. vs. East Stroudsburg, Steph Pettit Stadium
Thursday, Oct. 11
  • Free Flu Shot Clinic, 11:30 a.m., Kehr Union, Multi-Purpose A
  • Coffeehouse, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Kehr Union, Multi-Purpose B. Featuring a performance by Dan Henig and free specialty coffee drinks from Xpresso Catering
  • Quest Campfire and S'mores, 7 p.m., Quest At BU, located on upper campus. $1 for BU students, $2 for community members
Friday, Oct. 12
  • Parents and Family Weekend
  • Women's Soccer, 2:00 p.m. vs. Seton Hill, Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Men's Soccer, 4:30 p.m. vs. Seton Hill, Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Bingo, 7 p.m., Kehr Union Building
  • Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (PG-13), 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., Kehr Union Building Hideaway
  • Six Appeal Acapella, 9 p.m., Carver Hall. A world-class vocal ensemble that combines musical prowess and sharp comedic timing with the energy and vitality of a rock band. Free for students and family members
Saturday, Oct. 13
  • Parents and Family Weekend
  • Quest Open High Adventure Day, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., located on upper campus, across from Nelson Field House. Free for BU students, $5 for others
  • Pre-Game Pig Roast, Noon to 2 p.m., Softball Field, across from Redman Stadium. Must register in advance at buhuskies.com
  • Football Game vs East Stroudsburg, 2 p.m., Redman Stadium
  • Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (PG-13), 3 p.m., Kehr Union Building
  • Casino and Karaoke, 8 p.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
Sunday, Oct. 14
  • Parents and Family Weekend
  • First Annual Husky Pack 5k, 8:30 a.m., Upper Campus. Non-profit race that benefits a new scholarship fund for students of the Zeigler College of Business called the Husky Pack Scholarship, where one male and one female student will be awarded
  • Campus Church Visitation, 10:30 a.m., Kehr Union Building, Multicultural Center
  • Catholic Campus Ministry Sunday Mass, 11 a.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
  • Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (PG-13), Noon, Kehr Union Building Hideaway
  • BU Choirs Fall Choral Festival, 2:30 p.m., Gross Auditorium, Carver Hall
Monday, Oct. 15
  • Meet the President, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Andruss Library Gathering Space by Starbucks
  • Pet Therapy, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Student Service Center Patio (Rain Location: Inside)
Wednesday, Oct. 17
  • Women's Soccer, 7:00 p.m. vs. Goldey-Beacom, Steph Pettit Stadium
  • COST Dean's Lecture Series, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Hartline Room 108
Thursday, Oct. 18
  • Pet Therapy, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Student Service Center Back Patio (Rain Location: Inside)
Saturday, Oct. 20
  • COST Open House
  • Octuba Fest, 3 p.m., Haas Center, Mitrani Hall
  • Field Hockey, 11 a.m. vs. Shippensburg, Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Men's Soccer, 2:30 p.m. vs. California (PA), Steph Pettit Stadium
Sunday, Oct. 21
  • Breast Cancer Walk
Monday, Oct. 22
  • Busted, 9 p.m., Kehr Union Building
Tuesday, Oct. 23
  • Field Hockey, 4 p.m. vs. Mansfield, Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Quest Kayaking Sessions, 8 p.m., Nelson Field House Swimming Pool, Come learn how to paddle around in a calm pool and maybe even try to learn how to roll a kayak! FREE for BU Students, $5 for Community Members
Wednesday, Oct. 24
  • Free Flu Shot Clinic 11:30 a..m., Kehr Union, Multi-Purpose B
  • Student Recital, 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 345 Market St., Bloomsburg
  • Student Recital, 7: 30 p.m., Gross Auditorium, Carver Hall
Thursday, Oct. 25
  • Stress Less with Pets, 10 a..m., SSC Atrium and Lobby
  • Quest Night Hike, 9 p..m., Quest, located on upper campus. A night of exploring some of the beautiful wooded areas around Bloomsburg and possibly stopping for fireside stories and a snack. $5 for BU students, $10 for all others
Friday, Oct. 26
  • STD Testing, 9 a.m., Kehr Union Building, Student Health Center
  • Concerto Competition, 6:30 p.m., Haas Center, Mitrani Hall
  • Women's Volleyball, 7 p.m. vs. Mercyhurst, Nelson Field House
  • Bingo, 9 p.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
  • Free Food Friday with Sound Stage, 11 p.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
Saturday, Oct. 27
  • Piano Day, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Haas Center, Mitrani Hall
  • Women's Volleyball, 12 p.m. vs. Gannon, Nelson Field House
  • Football Game, 2 p.m. vs. Millersville, Redman Stadium
  • Women's Soccer, 5:00 p.m. vs. Edinboro, Steph Pettit Stadium
Sunday, Oct. 28
  • Northern Appalachian Wind Symphony, TBD, Haas Center, Mitrani Hall
Monday, Oct. 29
  • Meet the President, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Kehr Union Fireside Lounge
Tuesday, Oct. 30
  • Quest Kayaking Sessions, 8 p.m., Nelson Field House Swimming Pool, Come learn how to paddle around in a calm pool and maybe even try to learn how to roll a kayak! FREE for BU Students, $5 for Community Members
Wednesday, Oct. 31
  • Field Hockey, 4 p.m. vs. Millersville, Steph Pettit Stadium

November

Thursday, Nov. 1
  • Quest Campfire and S'mores, 7 p.m., Quest At BU, located on upper campus. $1 for BU students, $2 for community members
  • Pankaraoke, 9 p.m., Kehr Union Building Multipurpose Room A
Friday, Nov. 2
  • Women's Volleyball, 7 p.m. vs. Pitt-Johnstown, Nelson Field House
  • The Party Thing, 9 p.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
Saturday, Nov. 3
  • Comic Magician, Michael Kent, 7 p.m., Kehr Union Building Ballroom
  • Women's Volleyball, 1 p.m. vs. Shippensburg, Nelson Field House
Tuesday, Nov. 6
  • Percussion Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Haas Center, Mitrani Hall
  • Quest Kayaking Sessions, 8 p.m., Nelson Field House Swimming Pool, Come learn how to paddle around in a calm pool and maybe even try to learn how to roll a kayak! FREE for BU Students, $5 for Community Members
Friday, Nov. 9
  • BUSVA Suicide Walk, Academic Quad
Saturday, Nov. 10
  • Field Hockey, 12 p.m. vs. Seton Hill, Steph Pettit Stadium
  • Faculty Recital-Dr. Charisse Baldoria, 2:30 p.m., Gross Auditorium, Carver Hall
Monday, Nov. 12
  • Meet the President, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Andruss Library Gathering Space by Starbucks
Tuesday, Nov. 13
  • Quest Kayaking Sessions, 8 p.m., Nelson Field House Swimming Pool, Come learn how to paddle around in a calm pool and maybe even try to learn how to roll a kayak! FREE for BU Students, $5 for Community Members
Wednesday, Nov. 14
  • COST Lecture: Dr. James McClintock Biology Guest Lecturer 7 p.m., Gross Auditorium, Carver Hall
  • Wind Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Haas Center, Mitrani Hall
Thursday, Nov. 15
  • Trivia Night, 9 p.m., Kehr Union Building Multipurpose Room A
Sunday, Nov. 18
  • Bloomsburg University Community Orchestra, 2:30 p.m., Haas Center, Mitrani Hall
Tuesday, Nov. 20
  • Reading Day- No Classes
Wednesday, Nov. 21
  • Thanksgiving Break Begins
Monday, Nov. 26
  • Classes Resume, 8 a.m.
  • Meet the President, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Kehr Union Fireside Lounge
Thursday, Nov. 29
  • Jazz Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Haas Center, Mitrani Hall

December

Monday, Dec. 3
  • Busted, 9 p.m., Kehr Union Ballroom
  • Pet Therapy, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Student Service Center
Wednesday, Dec. 5
  • Guitar Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Haas Center for the Arts, Mitrani Hall
Thursday, Dec. 6
  • Pet Therapy, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Student Service Center
  • "Carols by Candlelight", 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 345 Market St., Bloomsburg. No admission fee, but tickets required. Avaliable at the Mitrani box office
Friday, Dec. 7
  • "Carols by Candlelight", 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 345 Market St., Bloomsburg. No admission fee, but tickets required. Avaliable at the Mitrani box office
Saturday, Dec. 8
  • Tuba Christmas, 7 p.m., Haas Center for the Arts, Mitrani Hall
Monday, Dec. 10
  • Finals Begin
  • Pet Therapy, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Student Service Center
Tuesday, Dec. 11
  • Pet Therapy, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Student Service Center
Friday, Dec. 14
  • Finals End
  • Graduate Commencement
Saturday, Dec. 15
  • Undergraduate Commencement