Today's Events

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Get Funded! Scholarship Workshop

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM PST

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Financial strain on the brain? Need some ideas on how to get monies for your education? Now's a chance to get some scholarship information at Get Funded, February 10th @ 5:30pm! With the help of EO...

Upcoming Events

Thursday Movie Night

Thursday, February 11, 2016 7:45 PM - 9:30 PM PST

floor lounge

Destress movie night

Sweet Love and Nothing Else

Friday, February 12, 2016 10:11 AM - 11:11 AM PST

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Passive program about the importance of consent and safety when it comes to sex, sexual activies, and/or sexual implications!

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Valentine's Day Card-making Event

Friday, February 12, 2016 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM PST

floor lounge

Forgot to make a card for a special someone? Learn about the history and celebration of Valentine's Day while making cards for your loved ones! Valentine's candy and threats will be available.

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Become a Jedi

Friday, February 12, 2016 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM PST

Merrill Cultural Center

Learn the ways of the Force, and the skills to duel with a Lightsaber.

PENDING: Candy, Coffee, and Camoflage

Saturday, February 13, 2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM PST

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Jump on the bus with us to explore downtown and get some goodies.

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Dine-in Advising

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PST

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Come get food at the Crown/Merrill dining hall and speak with an academic adviser over lunch! Get help with spring and summer enrollment, go over major qualifications, and ask questions about your ...

Multi-Cultural Food Program! (WIP)

Saturday, February 20, 2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM PST

Merrill Cultural Center

A program that focuses primarily on the diversity in cultural, specifically with food! As RA's from Merrill offer authentic dishes, desserts, or drinks, other programs will also be available to res...

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Power Hour of Fun!

Saturday, February 20, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM PST

Merrill Cultural Center

POWER HOUR is a non-stop participatory event made up of 60 minute-long experiences. You will arm wrestle, you will meditate, you will dance… if you can last the hour. Here’s how it works: At the...

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Baking in D-Dorm Kitchen and Meet the CRE

Sunday, February 21, 2016 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM PST

D-Dorm Lounge

Let's go to D-dorm to bake and see what the continuing student dorms look like!!

Slug Love

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PST

floor lounge

Slug Love is going to come out and teach us about sex education! It will be from 7-9pm in A Buildings 3rd Floor Lounge! We will have ice cream!

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Dine-in Advising

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PST

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Come get food at the Crown/Merrill dining hall and speak with an academic adviser over lunch! Get help with spring and summer enrollment, go over major qualifications, and ask questions about your ...

Wizarding World of Merrill College Night

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM PST

Merrill Cultural Center

The Harry Potter College Night will be a night full of fun and most importantly food! Make sure to come out to the event to enjoy each others company.

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Dine-in Advising

Thursday, February 25, 2016 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM PST

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Come get food at the Crown/Merrill dining hall and speak with an academic adviser over lunch! Get help with spring and summer enrollment, go over major qualifications, and ask questions about your ...

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Finals make you want to scream (for Ice Cream!)

Saturday, February 27, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM PST

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residents are invited to enjoy ice cream before finals approach, and learn the importance of engaging and consuming from local businesses!

Cook, Eat, Enjoy

Saturday, February 27, 2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST

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This program attracts residents to come together and cook, eat, and enjoy what they cooked together. Residents get to pick what they wish to cook and from that, they will get help from residents of...

Finger Painting! (WIP)

Monday, February 29, 2016 5:04 PM - 7:04 PM PST

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Have a cool day to finger paint! Use finger painting as a way to self-express yourself through the very art you create!

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Dine-in Advising

Tuesday, March 01, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PST

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Come get food at the Crown/Merrill dining hall and speak with an academic adviser over lunch! Get help with spring and summer enrollment, go over major qualifications, and ask questions about your ...

Super Hero Movie night!

Saturday, March 05, 2016 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM PST

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Come explore the legend and lore of the DC universe through movies! Learn all there is to know about a thriving world filled with superheros and what makes them so great

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BAD Art Night (Hall Meeting Activity - Date Pending)

Tuesday, March 08, 2016 7:30 PM - 8:15 PM PST

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Similar to poster making for the hall - with a twist! Decorate a poster of sorts during our next hall meeting. We'll display them and have people vote on them. The worst piece of art wins!! :)

Ongoing Events

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Reading Nook

Thursday, September 17, 2015 9:50 PM - Friday, June 10, 2016 9:50 PM PDT

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A spot for a floor "library" of sorts with free books that residents can take from, leave their own, and hang out if they so desire. Spot also utilized for "resource corner" and other handouts (i.e...

Weekly Quotes From Empowering Women From Around the World

Thursday, October 01, 2015 12:47 PM - Saturday, June 11, 2016 12:47 PM PDT

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Weekly Quotes Posted from empowering women from around the world about different things in life with different perspectives.

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Community Volleyball!!

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 9:45 PM - Friday, June 03, 2016 9:00 PM PDT

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Community bonding - Volleyball style!! :) Recommendation from multiple residents!

Goals for 2016

Monday, January 04, 2016 2:31 PM - Thursday, March 31, 2016 2:31 PM PDT

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Write down your goals for 2016 on paper stars

Birth Control Passive

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 4:40 PM - Friday, February 12, 2016 4:40 PM PST

floor lounge

An informative hallway passive which will explain and sort out the different types of birth control. This is for STI awareness and for educating individuals about an important topic often underr...

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STUDY GROUPS (Passive)

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 8:30 PM - Monday, February 15, 2016 9:41 PM PST

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What classes are you in? What classes are other residents in? Want to study together? Sign up on the paper!!

Inter-murals Soccer

Sunday, January 17, 2016 11:35 AM - Saturday, March 26, 2016 11:35 AM PDT

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Intermural soccer matches the hall team signed up for. Game times may vary but is inviting for anyone to come and support.

Drought Awareness Passive

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 3:19 PM - Sunday, June 12, 2016 3:19 PM PDT

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A passive for the bathroom showers reminding students that even with the rain, the drought is not over and water conservation is still important.

In 2016, I Challenge Myself To...

Friday, January 22, 2016 10:48 AM - Saturday, December 31, 2016 11:55 PM PST

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Give out wallet sized index cards that can serve as a New Years Resolution reminder so that we can carry our goals deeper (or throughout) this new year!

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Drenched Duets (Passive)

Saturday, January 23, 2016 12:01 AM - Saturday, February 27, 2016 12:01 AM PST

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Collaborate and enjoy self expression in the shower - coupled with some facts about saving water and how long singing each song should take, helping you better time your shower and help save water!

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Cleanliness Passive (Large Scale)

Monday, January 25, 2016 12:00 AM - Friday, March 11, 2016 12:00 AM PST

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This program is meant to address recurring problems throughout the residential communities that stem from, predominantly, the restrooms and other common spaces. It is intended to encourage resident...

Cleanliness Passive

Monday, January 25, 2016 11:31 AM - Saturday, March 26, 2016 11:31 AM PDT

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A cleanliness passive which helps the cleaning staff and the residents to work together in creating a more functional and most importantly, ~clean~ and mindful community .

hey buddy, how do you study?

Sunday, January 31, 2016 12:00 AM - Sunday, February 14, 2016 12:00 AM PST

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students are invited to share their study habits in this interactive passive as a way of learning what study skills may be helpful, learning what skills may not be helpful, or just learning more ab...

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Be Like Bill (Housing Policies Passive)

Sunday, January 31, 2016 12:14 AM - Sunday, February 28, 2016 12:14 AM PST

floor lounge

Similar to a "Why is This a Policy" passive - use the Be Like Bill template/example to give a short explanation of why policies are policies

2B Newsletter: 2PEE OR NOT 2PEE (Issue 6: February)

Monday, February 01, 2016 11:26 AM - Monday, February 29, 2016 11:26 AM PST

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Theme: HALFWAY POINT!!

Trail Etiquette

Tuesday, February 02, 2016 2:09 PM - Friday, April 01, 2016 2:09 PM PDT

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A Poster of a map of upper campus with Trail etiquette

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"Halfway There" Memory/Goal(Passive)

Saturday, February 06, 2016 12:35 AM - Saturday, March 05, 2016 12:35 AM PST

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What is one thing you have either learned from the first half of the year or want to do going into the second half??

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a few tricks to not getting sick!

Sunday, February 07, 2016 12:00 AM - Sunday, February 21, 2016 12:00 AM PST

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this passive is aimed to preventing colds and the flu from spreading in the halls during the most sensitive season of the year.

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February Newsletter

Monday, February 08, 2016 3:03 PM - Monday, February 29, 2016 3:03 PM PST

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Its February Already! Get caught up on whats happening this month along with sustainability tips and study tips.

Environmental Friendliness Passive

Sunday, February 14, 2016 10:00 AM - Sunday, February 21, 2016 10:00 AM PST

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Learn how to be more environmentally aware in the world and community around us through the use of flyers with different tips and tricks be aware of how to take care of the world around us.

Hey, have you met Santa Cruz?

Thursday, February 25, 2016 10:00 PM - Sunday, June 12, 2016 10:00 PM PDT

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A passive program educating students on all the fun and little known things to do and see in Santa Cruz, Ca.

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Penny's For Your Thoughts (Incentive Program)

Saturday, February 27, 2016 2:00 PM - Saturday, March 05, 2016 5:00 PM PST

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Let's go down to get Penny's Ice cream and catch up before the end of the quarter!!

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ASL Name-Sign - Deaf Culture Awareness (Passive)

Saturday, February 27, 2016 6:41 PM - Saturday, March 19, 2016 6:43 PM PDT

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Similar to the mad-lib passive, have a pick your letter and pick your sign to create a name sign. Post outside of doors. Maybe a matching format?? (26 letters and 25-30 possible classifiers/simple ...

2B Newsletter: 2PEE OR NOT 2PEE (Issue 7: March))

Tuesday, March 01, 2016 12:56 AM - Thursday, March 31, 2016 12:56 AM PDT

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Theme: March Into March!

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Countdown to Spring Break!!

Tuesday, March 01, 2016 11:31 AM - Saturday, March 19, 2016 11:31 AM PDT

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Similar to countdown to winter break - pull apart loops with dates printed on strips for residents to look forward to spring break!

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Bathroom Stall Word Search

Saturday, March 05, 2016 2:06 AM - Saturday, March 19, 2016 2:06 AM PDT

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Don't pull out your phone - entertain yourself with this word search about res life instead!!