HALS sponsors many professional, academic and social events. In the past, we have held career panels; organized study breaks and mixers; and hosted speakers such as Ko-Yung Tung, law firm partner and former Vice President for the World Bank, and Tanaka Hitoshi, former Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs.

Please check our Events Calendar below for the latest upcoming events.


When: Thurs, 10/30 @ 7:30-10:00 p.m.
Where: 14 Concord Ave #309, near the Sheraton Commander
What: HALS friends, get your costumes ready! We will have free drinks including watermelon soju, spiked apple cider, jello shots, and peach sake, along with delicious Asian candies and snacks for everyone. We will also have a LIVE DJ playing awesome music. This is the perfect opportunity to party with the HALS crowd and pregame for the DOS Halloween Party at the Sheraton Commander later that evening.
Free drinks and snacks!


LIDS Fall Symposium, Post-Conflict Reconstruction: Rebuilding from Emergency to Development
When: Fri, 10/31 @ 12:00-5:00 p.m.
Where: Milstein West AB
What: LIDS is hosting its annual Symposium focused on the challenges and best practices faced in promoting the long-term reconstruction of countries arising from violence conflict, a particularly important question in light of recent conflicts in Syria, Iraq, and elsewhere. Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank, and Mohammed Omer Daudzai, Interior Minister of Affairs of Afghanistan, will be the Keynote speakers. The event will be followed by an evening reception in Hark South Dining Room at 5 p.m.Lunch will be served!
RSVP here