Big Red Barn Graduate and Professional Student Center

The Big Red Barn (BRB), an old carriage house turned student center, is located in the heart of campus and surrounded by lawns and gardens.  A central place for eating and relaxing, the Big Red Barn hosts more than 200 events per year, including: the ever popular T.G.I.F. (Tell Grads It’s Friday), International Conversation Hour, Trivia Night, Speed Dating and the Second Chance Prom for students who missed their first one.

Events Coming to the Big Red Barn

September 16, 2014 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
How much trivia is in your brain? Get your Friends together and compete for prizes while enjoying free popcorn, chips, soda and $1 beers at the BRB! Teams can i
September 17, 2014 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Come join other students who also have writing goals and deadlines. Be a part of a writing community so that you are able to become more productive and accountable with your time and your writing.   The upstairs area of the Big Red Barn is a designated quiet space.
September 17, 2014 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
If you're a native speaker eager to talk in your own language or just a beginner trying to learn, come chat with other grads at the BRB. All languages welcome and encouraged to form your own conversation group.   Everyone is welcome!  Coffee & cookies provided!  
September 17, 2014 6:15 pm - 8:45 pm
Salsa Beginner 1 - 6:15-7:30pm Salsa
September 18, 2014 (All day)
Re-opening Happy Hour for Grad Students  8:00pm - 10:00pm
September 18, 2014 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Come join other students who also have writing goals and deadlines. Be a part of a writing community so that you are able to become more productive and accountable with your time and your writing.   The upstairs area of the Big Red Barn is a designated quiet space.
September 18, 2014 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Meet international and American students for some nice conversation over free coffee and snacks!
September 18, 2014 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Big Red Barn Grand Re-opening reception!
September 19, 2014 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Come join other students who also have writing goals and deadlines. Be a part of a writing community so that you are able to become more productive and accountable with your time and your writing.   The upstairs area of the Big Red Barn is a designated quiet space.
September 19, 2014 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Join other grad & professional students for this popular weekly event. Free snacks, soda and $1 Saranac Pale Ale & Shock Top + Hoegaarden for $2!