October 2017

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Pancake Brunch

Sunday, October 01, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM PDT

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Breakfast program taking place every other Sunday morning at 9:30am in the 3rd floor foyer of Merrill College A building. Using a Black+Decker griddle I cook pancakes, hash browns and turkey bacon....

Saturday morning cartoons and donuts

Thursday, October 05, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

Baobab Lounge

Residents will be provided with Donuts and Cartoons while discussing their first week of school

Pillow Talk

Friday, October 06, 2017 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM PDT

D-Dorm Lounge

Come hang in your PJs and eat some cookies and drink hot cocoa with us in D Dorm Lounge! We will be chatting about first week of school experiences and brainstorming academic and personal goals for...

Welcome Back Fried Oreos!

Saturday, October 07, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PDT

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This program is meant for residents of Apartment Building 3 and 4 to mingle with each other and with the RA! A simple program that facilitates an event in which people can get to know one another!

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Pancakes & Pajamas Merrill College Night

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM PDT

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The first Merrill College Night of the Fall quarter @ UCSC! There will be themed breakfast food, self-care routines, and even karaoke!

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Shrektober Hall Decorating

Thursday, October 12, 2017 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM PDT

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The Shrektober Hall Decorating event will feature snacks, art supplies, and music to liven up the 5th floor hall as well as to bond and meet your fellow hall mates!

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Crown/Merrill Trivia Night

Friday, October 13, 2017 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM PDT

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Think you know it all?!? Prove it! Come to the Dining Hall and form your team to take on this trivia challenge to see who will be trivia master at the end of the night. Snacks will be available and...

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Yoga on the Merrill Lawn

Saturday, October 14, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PDT

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Yoga on the Lawn is an event to get relaxed and ready to tackle the quarter one breath at a time.

DIY Succulent Pots

Sunday, October 15, 2017 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM PDT

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Join us and make some succulent pots to liven up your dorm room!

Pizza Rolls Not Gender Roles

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT

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Pizza Rolls Not Gender Roles is an event that will be head at the Cantu center. Students will learn where the Cantu center is and what are the resources the Cantu has to offer. During the Event, ge...

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Minions Hike to the Garden of Eden

Saturday, October 21, 2017 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

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This program will start by meeting at the Merrill Plaza in the morning and will be walking to the Garden of Eden. We will be hiking and playing music. This will be a way for my residents to get to ...

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Fairy Godmother's Friday Board Game Night

Saturday, October 21, 2017 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM PDT

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A board game night in the hall with snacks!

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Cookies and Conversation

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PDT

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Need a place to be heard? Looking for a place to talk about world issues? Join Merrill Provost Elizabeth Abrams for snacks and conversation.

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Pogonip Hike/Cleanup

Saturday, October 28, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM PDT

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On October 28th at 1pm residents will have the opportunity to hike into Pogonip. We will be hiking to iconic spots such as the rock garden and Lost Boy house. We will be picking up trash along the ...

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Have a safe Hallo-"weenie!"

Saturday, October 28, 2017 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM PDT

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Handmade paper envelopes containing 1 condom each as well as a double-sided paper with information on partying safely.

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Breakfast for Dinner, Halloween Style!

Sunday, October 29, 2017 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM PDT

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Sunday, October 29th from 7:30pm-10:30pm in the CRE apartment in Merrill college A building. Residents from Merrill A building 2nd and 3rd floor are invited and we will be viewing a halloween theme...

Spooky treats

Monday, October 30, 2017 11:00 PM - 11:00 PM PDT

C-Dorm Lounge

Residents will receive candy on their doors with bad halloween puns and safe sex/party information.

Reverse Trick or Treat

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM PDT

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Rather than going door to door asking for candy, let us come to you!

Ongoing Events

Reach for the stars

Saturday, September 23, 2017 12:44 PM - Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:44 PM PST

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It's a passive program where students are encouraged to share their goals with the hall.

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Dining Hall Information Passive

Sunday, September 24, 2017 1:41 PM - Friday, December 15, 2017 12:00 PM PST

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Has hours, rules, etiquette and other relevant information about the dining halls on campus including all of the college night dates for the quarter. Also includes a space for people to attach post...

Apartment Journal

Sunday, October 01, 2017 12:00 AM - Saturday, June 16, 2018 12:00 AM PDT

Crown Merrill Community room

This journal placed in the Crown/Merrill Community Room will be open for use for anyone who finds themselves at the community room. It will record the thoughts of the many people coming through the...

Apartment Journal

Sunday, October 01, 2017 12:00 AM - Saturday, June 16, 2018 12:00 AM PDT

Crown Merrill Community room

This journal placed in the Crown/Merrill Community Room will be open for use for anyone who finds themselves at the community room. It will record the thoughts of the many people coming through the...

Discord Community

Sunday, October 01, 2017 6:41 PM - Saturday, June 16, 2018 6:41 PM PDT

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Set up a discord chat group for the residents of the hall. Much of the residents play video games, so to keep an open forum and form community within the ResHall, a discord group channel was made.

What Can CAPs Offer You

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 10:10 AM - Saturday, October 07, 2017 10:10 AM PDT

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A passive that explains what CAPs can offer a student. It lists all of the things CAPs does and also explain who has access to it.

Take What You Need

Wednesday, October 04, 2017 9:54 AM - Saturday, October 07, 2017 9:54 AM PDT

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A poster where students can rip off supportive little tags and take with them.

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Put To Rest What Worries You

Saturday, October 07, 2017 12:17 PM - Saturday, October 28, 2017 12:17 PM PDT

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Passive poster set up in the hall where residents can write in a hopefully cathartic and anonymous manner about any worries about school/life they may have.

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October Newsletter

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 11:03 PM - Tuesday, October 31, 2017 11:03 PM PDT

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Now that school has started, this newsletter gives a friendly reminder to not let midterms sneak up on the reader, as well as tips and reminders. It also gives dates on upcoming events.

quotable stairwell

Monday, October 16, 2017 4:19 PM - Tuesday, May 08, 2018 4:19 PM PDT

C-Dorm Lounge

Encouraging quotes are placed throughout the year so that students will feel inspired and loved as they walk up the stairs.

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Everyone Has Layers

Thursday, October 19, 2017 11:13 PM - Friday, June 15, 2018 11:13 PM PDT

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This program offers advice on simple things you can do for self care, as well as information on how doing those things can relieve stress and improve your mental health.