Upcoming Events

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Love Your Self-ie

Thursday, May 28, 2015 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM PDT

Crown Merrill Community room

Students will be able to write positive comments about body image or themselves on strips of construction paper and then take a photo with a disposable camera. The point is that the students will n...

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game

Friday, May 29, 2015 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM PDT


Students are shuttled / bused up to Oakland to enjoy a major league baseball game.

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Flag Cookies

Friday, May 29, 2015 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT

floor lounge

Come decorate sugar cookies to look like the various flags of the world and learn more about the UCSC Travel Abroad Program

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Penny's on Penny Lane

Saturday, May 30, 2015 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM PDT


In Penny Lane there is an ice creamery that sells homemade ice cream.

Finals Break Breakfast

Sunday, May 31, 2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

floor lounge

Take a break from studies and enjoy time with hallmates with a hearty breakfast of pancakes, eggs, bacon, and toast!!!

End of the Year Celebration!!

Sunday, May 31, 2015 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PDT

Pizza and ice cream to celebrate the wonderful 2014-2015 year!

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Spring 2015 Open Studio!

Friday, June 05, 2015 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM PDT


Do you enjoy looking at art? Want to help support cool UCSC student art? Well now you can! Come look at interesting sculptures, photo exhibits, paintings, installation pieces and buy cool art prints!


Saturday, June 06, 2015 10:32 AM - 11:32 AM PDT


Hey y'all! Come on up to take a study break and pick up some pancakes :) Please bring your own plate and fork.

Play-doh Study Break

Saturday, June 06, 2015 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM PDT

Baobab Lounge

Come release your stress from finals with some play-doh! Snacks and refreshments will be provided

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StresseD DessertS Study Break!!

Saturday, June 06, 2015 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM PDT

floor lounge

Stressed about finals? Well, "stressed" is just "desserts" spelled backwards! Come take a well-earned break from stressing over finals and enjoy some yummy desserts while reminiscing about the year!

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Learn to Make Ice Cream Bread!!

Sunday, June 07, 2015 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM PDT

Crown Merrill Community room

Do you have a dinner party that you need to bring a dessert to? Are you in need of a break from studying, and do you have a sweet tooth? Do you like ice cream and bread? Well then come learn how to...

Ongoing Events

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Puzzle Pieces to Picassos

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 3:00 PM - Friday, June 19, 2015 11:55 AM PDT

C-Dorm Lounge

Make puzzles, glue them to cardboard pieces, and hang them throughout the building as cool decorations!

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World Events Map

Thursday, November 20, 2014 1:39 PM - Friday, June 12, 2015 11:55 AM PDT

C-Dorm Lounge

A posted map of the world on which students can post clippings, photographs, and information about various international events that happen throughout the year.

In 2015, I Challenge Myself To...

Tuesday, January 06, 2015 11:35 PM - Thursday, December 31, 2015 11:55 PM PST


Post a blank note on the room doors for each student, with a prompt encouraging them to each write a New Years Resolution which they will see every day.

Where should I live?

Thursday, April 09, 2015 5:00 PM - Friday, June 12, 2015 12:00 AM PDT

floor lounge

A passive program with information on living on or off campus for the following school year!

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Downtown Student Specials

Saturday, April 11, 2015 2:56 PM - Friday, June 19, 2015 2:56 PM PDT


A passive program that list some of the Tuesday specials happening downtown.

Spring it On

Sunday, April 12, 2015 6:48 PM - Monday, June 01, 2015 6:49 PM PDT


Passive "Express Yourself" poster program


Saturday, April 18, 2015 6:45 PM - Saturday, May 30, 2015 6:45 PM PDT

floor lounge

Passive that shows how social media has taken part in social justice issues of today.

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Gotta get that SPRING GLOW!!!

Monday, April 20, 2015 1:00 AM - Saturday, June 06, 2015 11:00 PM PDT


Learn some healthy tips to gain that beautiful SPRING GLOW for this last quarter.

How To End Strong

Monday, April 20, 2015 1:02 PM - Thursday, June 11, 2015 1:02 PM PDT


Tips on how to end the quarter strong. -Go to class -Stay Organize -Limit social media consumption -Have a solid study space -Balance work, school, and social life -Take care of your health: ...

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From Pot Culture to Pop Culture

Monday, April 20, 2015 4:20 PM - Saturday, June 06, 2015 4:20 PM PDT


Did you know that the topic of "marijuana" was considered taboo decades ago?

Santa Cruz Sight Seeing

Saturday, May 02, 2015 4:20 PM - Saturday, June 06, 2015 4:20 PM PDT


I will print out cool sight seeing places in Santa Cruz and put up the posters all around my halls and lounge.

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Countdown to Summer

Saturday, May 09, 2015 12:00 PM - Thursday, June 11, 2015 3:19 PM PDT


Daily tear-away loop for residents to see how close we are getting to summer! Meant for fun interaction and encouragement

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Resource Spotlight: CASFS

Sunday, May 10, 2015 2:00 PM - Saturday, June 06, 2015 2:00 PM PDT


Informing residents about the farm before going into summer (think about healthy eating, drought/water usage, and apprenticeship opportunities for next year)

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Napping is Best Napping

Thursday, May 14, 2015 10:00 AM - Sunday, May 31, 2015 10:00 PM PDT

D-Dorm Lounge

Do you know how to nap effectively? Want to learn how? Well I have the poster for you!

Women in Positions of Power

Friday, May 15, 2015 12:00 PM - Sunday, June 07, 2015 12:00 PM PDT


This is a passive about women in positions of power/a lack there of women in positions of power.

Need something to do over summer?

Sunday, May 31, 2015 8:00 PM - Sunday, June 07, 2015 8:00 PM PDT


I invite you to check out the various locations in Santa Cruz where you can give back to the community through volunteering!

Staying Focused on Studying Passive

Monday, June 01, 2015 8:00 AM - Monday, June 08, 2015 8:00 AM PDT


Learn About strategies to stay focused on studying throughout finals season!

End of the Year Care Packages

Sunday, June 07, 2015 8:00 PM - Monday, June 08, 2015 9:00 PM PDT


This is a passive program I want to make for each one of my residents that will allow them to reflect on the year.