September 2019

Trivia Night

Friday, September 20, 2019 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM PDT

Merrill Cultural Center

The first welcome week event will be Trivia night. show off your trivia knowledge at this fun and friendly event.

Merrill Trivia Night and Speed Friending

Friday, September 20, 2019 8:30 PM - 10:34 PM PDT

Merrill Cultural Center

Start the night off with a game of Speed friending! Bring your roomies and bring your newfound friends out to test your knowledge at Merrill's kahoot trivia night this September 20th at 8:30PM in ...

Merrill/Campus Tour

Saturday, September 21, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PDT

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Need help getting around campus and how to get to your classes? Then join us on our Merrill College and University campus tour! Be guided around Merrill and the UCSC campus to learn where places to...

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Campus Tour

Saturday, September 21, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PDT

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Need to figure out where your classes are? Never stepped foot on the other side of campus? Then take the Campus tour.

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Merrill Welcome

Saturday, September 21, 2019 4:01 PM - 5:01 PM PDT

Merrill Cultural Center

Incoming frosh will sit through a seminar known as the Merrill Welcome in order to become accustomed to the community and get a feel for how things at Merrill college is like.

Game Night and Lip Sync Battle

Sunday, September 22, 2019 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM PDT

Merrill Cultural Center

Enjoy playing board games and Jackbox TV with your friends? How about belting it out in a Lip Sync battle with your fellow slugs? Then come out to Merrill's Game Night and Lip Sync Battle this Sund...

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Lip Sync and Board Game Night

Sunday, September 22, 2019 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM PDT

Baobab Lounge

Enjoy the second night of late night programming with lip sync battles and board games!

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Slug Life 101

Monday, September 23, 2019 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM PDT

Merrill Cultural Center

Students will hear a presentation on the variety of resources offered at UCSC and how to navigate various aspects of college life, such as how to properly recycle, use the laundry room, and the bus...

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Target Run!

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM PDT

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Showing my residents how to navigate the bus system as well as get any essentials they may have forgotten before classes started. I mentioned this as a program done by my RA (K8 is gr8) last year a...

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Cartoons and Crafts

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM PDT

Merrill Cultural Center

Destress from the events of the week with some fun cartoons and crafts.

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Continuing Student Block Party

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT

Crown Merrill Community room

Continuing students at C/M will have a chance to come together and get to know each other, as well as familiarize themselves with the apartment community!

Movie Screening: BookSmart

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 8:00 PM - 10:35 PM PDT

Merrill Cultural Center

Third night of late night programming will consist of a movie screening the cultural center. We will be showing the film booksmart.

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Glow Jam

Friday, September 27, 2019 9:00 PM - Saturday, September 28, 2019 12:00 AM PDT

Merrill Cultural Center

Enjoy the last day of welcome week with a fun dance party put on by Crown and Merrill College!

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Target Field Trip

Saturday, September 28, 2019 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT

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A little social event designed so residents can get to know each other and learn to use the metro system as well.