Fall 2016 WISH Calendar of Events
Fall 2016 WISH Events
Events are free for WISH residents.
Any tours, contests and ticket giveaways will be posted separately through the newsletter.
Wednesday, September 7, 6:00 pm- 8:00pm: WISH Ballroom on Capitol Hill
Welcome Reception for Fall 2016 Interns
Meet your fellow WISH residents over a catered, come-as-you-are dinner
Wednesday, September 14, 6:00 pm- 8:00pm: WISH Woodley Park Center
Welcome Reception for Woodley Park Residents
Meet your neighbors over dinner!
Wednesday, September 21, 6:30 pm-7:45 pm: WISH Ballroom on Capitol Hill
From Internship to Employment: Snagging a Full-Time Job in D.C.
Come here the tips and tricks from WISH Alumni on how to snag a full time job in D.C.
Monday, September 26, 9:00pm-10:30 pm: WISH Classroom on Capitol Hill
Presidential Debate Watch party
Come watch this historical moment in U.S. history. Snacks provided!
Wednesday, October 5, 7:30pm-9:30pm: The National Mall
National Mall Moonlight Tour
Wear your walking shoes and join us for a tour of the monuments and memorials.
Saturday, October 15, 3:00pm-5:00pm: WISH Classroom on Capitol Hill
Pumpkin Carving Party
Feeling crafty? Celebrate the season with WISH, snacks, and good company.
Wednesday, October 19, 6:00pm-8:00pm: WISH Classroom on Capitol Hill
‘The Washington Resume’ with Adam Kress
Want to make sure employers respond every time? Join us to learn how to best tailor your resume for a job in Washington!
Friday, October 28, 6:00pm-8:00pm: WISH Classroom on Capitol Hill
WISH Halloween Extravaganza
Party with WISH this Halloween weekend! A special prize is in store for the resident with the best executed costume. Winner will be featured on our Instagram and receive an exclusive prize! Snacks will be provided.
Wednesday, November 2, 6:30pm-8:00pm: WISH Classroom
Money Management 101
Do you cringe when it’s time to check your account balance? Join WISH for a money management crash course to learn how to track your spending and save more money!
Tuesday, November 8, Time Varies: Twitter @WISHHousing
#ElectionDay Twitter Conversation
The day is finally here! Tweet us with your predictions for the next #POTUS.
Saturday, November 19, 2:00pm-4:00pm: Woodley Park Classroom
Cookies & Hot Chocolate Social
Feel like the semesters almost over and you haven’t made any lasting connections? Come and meet other interns over hot chocolate and cookies. It’s never too late!
Wednesday, November 23, 6:00 pm-8:00pm: Venue TBD
WISH Fall Happy Hour Farewell
Say goodbye to WISH interns over food, prizes, and giveaways.