First Year Experience, Finals Care Packages, and More!
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Fall Quarter Week 10
Spotlights • Academic Advising • Events • Job Opportunities • Public Meetings
Commuter Resources • Campus Resources
Apply to be a Sixth Discussion Leader!
Gain teaching experience and build relationships with faculty, staff, TAs and peers by becoming a Discussion Leader for a First Year Experience course! This position will include a paid training during Spring Quarter (CCR approved!), and you will begin teaching Fall of 2018.

Applications go live this December 4th, 2017 and will stay open until Friday, January 26th, 2018 at noon. For more information and the application link, visit the First Year Experience Program website .

Attend an info session on Thursday, December 7th 2017 @ noon at the Student Services Center Room 400 OR Wednesday, January 17th 2018 @ noon at the Student Services Center Room 450. THERE WILL BE COOKIES!
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First Finals Care Package Giveaway
Come by to our tabling time for your specific college to receive a FREE care package (no strings attached) and meet your Sixth College Student Council First Year Reps and Associated Students First Year Senators. May the curve be with you!

Happens Tuesday, 8:40am-10:10am in Sixth College . Follow the event page below to be notified of the location in Sixth!
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College Mug Sustainability Event
Come get a free Sixth College travel mug! Learn how to incorporate sustainability in your daily life with activities led by the Student Sustainability Collective. If you bring in your own mug to any college market, you get 20 cents off your purchase!

Happens December 8th, from 12pm to 3pm on Library Walk!
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RA/HA Applications Are Now LIVE!
Hey Sixers! Have you ever wanted to join an RA/HA team in any of the residential areas on campus? Well, now is your chance! We are now accepting applications for the 2018-19 academic year! Being an RA/HA is a great way to connect with your campus community and help others feel at home here at UCSD!

The application closes January 4th, 2018 at 2:00pm, so don’t forget!Questions? Contact !
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Want to embrace your inner Sixer? Buy a Sixth College Tie Today! 
Want to represent Sixth at your next interview? Need the perfect tie for Sixth Semiformal? Have a birthday coming up for your favorite Sixer? We have beautiful and professional Sixth College ties now on sale!

$10 for a solid-colored tie, $15 for the Sixth-patterned tie. To buy them, ask for Naomi Chavez at the front desk of The Hub in Pepper Canyon Hall. Cash or check accepted, and check can be made out to UC Regents.
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Academic Advising
Located at The Hub in Pepper Canyon Hall (2nd floor) ( Website )

Have a question but can't walk in? Use our Virtual Advising Center ! Open 24/7.
Winter Break Housing
Need to stay in La Jolla for some dates over winter break? Marriott La Jolla is offering a discounted hotel block to UCSD students! Standard rooms (1 King or Double Double) are $79 a night when they are usually $139-$199 a night. Offer is for Sunday, Dec. 17th to Saturday, December 30thReservation cut-off is Friday, December 8th .
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Outreach Trivia Night
Venture over to Muir to meet new people and test your knowledge of various trivia categories! Free entry to all UCSD students and prizes for the winning team! Make this a weekly event and turn up the competition! All students welcome. Come with friends or by yourself to join a team of four! HappensMonday, Dec. 4th , 7pm, at the Muir Woods Coffee House .
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The Zone Presents:
Art & Soul: Hot Cocoa in a Mason Jar
Make a hot cocoa mix for cozy times during Week 10! Workshops are free; all supplies and materials provided. Space is limited and is first come, first served. Happens Tuesday, Dec. 5th, 11-12pm at The Zone .
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The Zone Presents:
Join us for guided meditation, where you can gain mental clarity and learn different techniques and strategies to de-stress. Meditation will happen every Thursday from 10:00 am - 10:30 am. Happens every Thursday from 10am-10:30am at The Zone .
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Passport to Culture: Kazakhstan
Earn your passport and travel to Kazakhstan! Learn about life and culture from current students who have lived and studied in various regions of the world. Enjoy a taste of traditional food from the highlighted region each week. If you're interested in being a panelist, click here .Happens Thursday, Dec. 7th, 3-4pm at the i-House Cuzco Lounge .
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Job Opportunities
Apply to Volunteer at the Triton Food Pantry
The Triton Food Pantry is a service provided by the Associated Students to help serve students who face food insecurity on campus. The goal to ensure equitable access to nutritious food resources.

Only one hour per week for 10 weeks plus additional fun with our cool pantry managers. You will get to learn more about the Pantry and how we can fight food insecurity together. The application will be open until December 22nd. If you have any questions, please contact .
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International Volunteer Opportunity
at Ghana Health & Education Initiative
Our volunteer programs offer participants the chance to be immersed in a rural Ghanaian community and work alongside local staff members in support of a small community development organization’s year-round health and education programs. All volunteers will have the opportunity to develop and strengthen their skills in cross-cultural communication, project design and implementation, monitoring and evaluation, and community outreach, all while working in a low-resource environment along.

If you have any questions, contact .
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Sixth College Conference Funding Support
Sixth College encourages students to be actively engaged in research as well as creative and artistic forms of expression. This especially includes presentation at conferences of artistic or other projects and research papers either alone or jointly with other students or faculty mentors. More information can be found at Sixth College's home page .
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MUIR 2 (Winter 2018) – Now Open To All Transfer Students
MUIR 2 is now open all all Transfer Students across the Six Colleges. Incoming students for the 2017-18 academic year will be pre-authorized to enroll. This course equips Transfer Students with the best practices and critical skills on how to succeed at a large research university. Topics include: effective research and study skills, personal well-being, communication skills, research and experimental learning, academic success strategies, and more. Consider enrolling today!
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Public Meetings
Sixth College Student Council (SCSC)
Thursdays, 5:15 PM
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)

Culture Committee
Mondays, 5pm
The Dogghouse

Arts Committee
Fridays, 4pm
The Dogghouse

Tech Committee
Tuesdays, 8pm
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)

Spirit Committee
Thursdays, 4pm
The Dogghouse
Festivals Committee
Tuesdays, 8pm
The Dogghouse

Special Events (SPEC) Committee
Wednesdays, 5pm
The Dogghouse

Marketing Committee
Thursdays, 8pm
The Dogghouse

Rules Committee

Finance Committee
Thursdays, 2pm
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)
Sixth College Community Board (CoBoard)
Mondays, 7pm
The Dogghouse

Sixth Video Production Club
Tuesdays, 7pm
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)

Sixth Television Club
Mondays, 6:30pm
The Lodge

Queer Sixers United (QSUN)
Mondays, 6pm
LGBT Resource Center
Commuter Resources
Sixth College Commuter Lounge
Cook in the kitchen, surf the web on the computers, take advantage in renting a locker, or watch TV. Just swipe your UCSD student ID at the door. Have questions? See the Sixth College Front Desk or contact Jesse Rapport, the Coordinator of Student Activities.
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Campus Resources
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