All the fun/cheap/life-changing events happening this week around Beantown, just a hop, skip, and a jump from campus! This week, we are highlighting all of the philanthropy events happening around campus, hosted by various organizations! \r\n\r\nSaturday, December 3rd\r\n\r\nThe Future of People Conference\r\n\r\nhusk\r\n\r\nThe Future of People Conference will be hosted at the MIT Media Lab all day from 7am – 7pm that explores the future of human life. Will we be living on Mars? Will robots take over? Come see various industry experts present their topics of interest and make a judgement for yourself! Tickets can be purchased here.\r\n\r\nSunday, December 4th\r\n\r\nPriscilla Pancake Breakfast\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nIn the spring, Sigma Delta Tau lost one of their beloved sisters in a car accident over spring break. This semester, they’ve been raising money for the Sunflower Scholarship, in her honor. Pre-order 3 pancakes for $4, or 20 pancakes for $18 here and enjoy them from 6 – 9pm at the Curry Ballroom! \r\n\r\nMonday, December 5th\r\n\r\nWinter Wonderland\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nSigma Phi Epsilon is hosting their annual Winter Wonderland this Monday with bigger and better events than last year! The free event for all Northeastern students will be held in the Library Quad from 4:30 – 7:00 pm so feel free to swing by. There will be various performers, an ice sculptor, gingerbread house making, free snow globes and free food and drinks from Rebecca’s Cafe. \r\n\r\nTuesday, December 6th\r\n\r\nFree Chocolate Covered Espresso Beans and Bubble Wrap\r\n\r\nOkay, hear us out. While the two items don’t seem like your typical combination, Campus Crossroads knows what’s going on! Grab some espresso beans for a caffeine high you need to get through the day and de-stress with some bubble wrap. \r\n\r\nWednesday, December 7th\r\n\r\nFinal’s Pregame at Conor Larkins\r\n\r\nWhat’s better than celebrating the end of classes with your neighborhood bar Conor Larkins? They’re partnering with Downeast Cider to bring you a night of cider, games and good tunes from 8 – 10 pm! And of course, they will be open late as usual. \r\n\r\nThursday, December 8th\r\n\r\nReading Day – The Calm Before the Storm\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nCongrats, huskies! You’ve made it through all your classes. Now all you need to do is make it through 4 finals, 12 papers, 2 extra credit assignments and everything else you pushed at the beginning of the year. Enjoy your day “off” and stop by Sigma Kappacino for free coffee and hot chocolate. If you’re in need of a little pick-me-up, step out of Snell and mingle during your study break! \r\n\r\nFriday, December 9th\r\n\r\nLast Call: #mfaNOW Overnight\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nIf you aren’t busy pulling all-nighters studying for your finals, here’s a more fun way to ruin your sleep schedule! The Museum of Fine Arts is hosting their last overnight, FREE admission party of the year. Get there early, because the line is always long!