May 4th, 2014: Spring Picnic

Take a break from studying this Sunday, May 4, 12-2 pm, and join Graduate Dormitory Council's End-of-the-Year Spring Picnic on Richards Lawn.


March 8th, 2014: Brunch Brunch Brunch

The GDC is sponsoring a Brunch featuring Indian / Pakistani Cuisine next Saturday. Please join us at the Conant 1st floor lounge March 8th 11:30am - 1:30pm for a chance to eat lots of desi food, learn how make some of the menu items and share your own ethnic recipes!

February 9th, 2014: Beer Tasting and Information Session

Have you ever wondered where beer comes from? Come find out at the Richards basement on Sunday February 9th, 2pm to 6pm, how beer is made and explore the differences between a few common styles of beer. There will be a brief presentation followed by beer sampling. Attendance is limited to thirty people.

February 1st, 2014: Gaming :Unplugged

Please join us at the Conant Hall first floor lounge from 7pm to 10pm this Saturday for Gaming Unplugged, a board games night brought to you by the Graduate Dormitory Council (GDC) and the Graduate Student Council (GSC). Here are the games that will be provided: the Settlers of Catan, Boggle, Bananagrams, Bang!, Bohnanza, Carcassone, Citadel, Pit, Dixit, Modern Art, Muchkins, Small World, 7 Wonders, Love Letter, Saboteur, Ricochet Robots, Revolution! and more. You are welcome to bring any game that you want to share. Snacks will be served.

December 8th, 2013: Movie Night

Our last movie event of this term is going to be held from 5.30pm to 8.30pm on Sunday, Dec. 8th at the Conant Hall TV lounge. We are going to watch "Jobs" this time. In addition, refreshments, popcorn and drinks will be served. So take a break from the busy and stressful exam preparation! Come on Sunday and have fun! See you! happy smiley

December 4th, 2013: Tea Tasting

Tea will be served from 5-6:30 pm in the Conant first floor lounge, on Wednesday December 4. Be there! We will be brewing and serving at least five different types of teas. They will appear and taste very different from each other, so if you have any questions about the production or culture of tea, you can ask. Or you can just marvel at all the different flavours that one species of plant can produce. Just turn up and have as much tea as you like, and we promise no pretentiousness. The teas are Lion Xi Hu Long Jing, Xu Fu Long Ya, Jasmine Pearl, Huo Shan Huang Ya, Jade Tie Guan Yin, Nai Xiang Oolong, Keemun Xian Zhen, Chun Jian Zang, Osmanthus Flower and Buckwheat.


October 26th, 2013: Board Games Night

Drop by Conant Hall's first floor lounge this Saturday (Oct 26) from 7 to 10 PM. There will be many board games including Settlers of Catan, BANG!, Munchkins, Dixit, Bohnanza, Bananagrams, Boggle and more. If you have interesting board games you want to share, bring them. You are welcome whether you are a board games geek or a total beginner. Join us this Saturday for a good fun evening. There will be pizza.


September 22nd, 2013: Movie Night

This Sunday we are going to kick off our monthly movie event by watching "Good Will Hunting" starring Robin Williams and Matt Damon (IMDb: 8.2/10 and Rotten Tomatoes: 97%). In addition, dinner and popcorn will be served. Hope to see you on Sunday!

September 9th, 2013: GDC Bagel Brunch

Don't miss the GDC Bagel Brunch event on Sunday, September 8th, at 10am in Conant Hall 1st floor lounge. Join your friends and neighbors and enjoy the delicious food and bagels!

September 1st, 2013: GDC Welcome Back Barbecue

The GDC Fall Barbecue will be held at 6pm, Sunday, September 1st at the Richards Lawn. This is the first GDC-sponsored event of the year and also an excellent chance to meet new residents from all four halls. Food and alcohol will be provided.