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Fall Quarter Week 5
 
 
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Spotlights
 
 
 
“What Fueled me to be First?” First-Gen Forum and Mixer
 
Join UC San Diego's first-generation faculty, staff, and students as we connect to share our first-generation college student stories, highlighting our triumphs and challenges, and identifying what fuels us to be the first of many - first to go to college, first to graduate, and first in lots of other areas in our lives. HappensThursday, Nov. 2nd, 5-7pm at the Multi-Purpose Room in the Student Services Center .
 
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Academic Advising for Sixth College Students Living in Revelle!
 
If you can't make it to Advising during the day over at the Sixth College Hub but need help planning your Winter class schedule, have questions about summer session, want to clarify academic requirements/policies, are confused about GE's, would like to discuss majors/minors, and more, this is the perfect opportunity for you! Please bring your laptop if available. Happens Wednesday, Nov. 8th, 9:30-11:30am  and Thursday, Nov. 9th, 1:30-3:30pm , both at Meteor Hall Lounge .
 
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Now Open: Sixth College Writing Studio!
 
Need help writing your next CAT paper? Having trouble starting an essay? Looking for somebody to review your drafts? Don't understand feedback you got on an essay? Drop by the Sixth College Writing Studio for all your writing needs!

Our office is open on Mondays/Wednesdays from 3-5:30pm and Tuesday/Thursday from 12-2:30pm at the Sixth College Writing Studio (located next to the Digital Playroom, 2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall). Or email to set up an appointment!
 
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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.
 
 
 
 
 
Events
 
 
 
Language Conversation Tables: Week 5
 
UCSD International House presents this school year's Language Conversation Tables (LCT)! LCTs are one of I-House's most popular programs and this year they'll occur every Monday, Tuesday, and Friday! Come to learn and practice languages for FREE with an amazing community, exchange culture weekly, and to connect with students from all over the world! Happens Oct. 30th, 31st, and Nov. 3rd, at varying times/locations . Check out the event page below to see the languages offered! 
 
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I-HeART: The Art of Home (PART 1)
 
Join us for a dialogue on the concept of home. What does home mean to you? How do we re-create spaces to call them home? How do you ascribe meaning to home? Is home a concept, a place, both, or something else? Join us as we explore the ways in which we understand and create homes. Happens Monday, Oct. 30th, 6pm at the Great Hall .
 
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The Zone Presents: Hungry for Healthy - Pumpkin Hummus and Black Bean Chips
 
Come join us as we demo Pumpkin Hummus w/ Black Bean Chips, hosted by SHAs, and enjoy some FREE samples! All materials and ingredients will be provided. Seating is based on first come, first serve. HappensMonday, Oct. 30th, 2-2:45pm at The Zone .
 
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Transfers Abroad
Info Session
 
It is possible to study abroad as a transfer! Hear first-hand experiences of transfer students and learn how to make this happen for you. Refreshments provided, and free for all UCSD students! Happens Monday, Oct. 30th, 6-7pm at the Village 1st Floor Conference Room .
 
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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, Oct. 30th, 7pm, at the Muir Woods Coffee House .
 
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I-HeART: The Art of Home (PART 2)
 
Join us for a tour of Fallen Star - Do Ho Suh’s Fallen Star is the 18th permanent sculpture commissioned by UCSD’s Stuart Collection. It reflects Suh’s on-going exploration of themes around the idea of home, cultural displacement, the perception of our surroundings, and how one constructs a memory of a space. His own feelings of displacement when he arrived in the U.S. from Seoul, Korea in 1991 to study led him to measure spaces in order to establish relationships with his new surroundings. Happens Tuesday, Oct. 31st, 1:30pm. Meet at Great Hall .
 
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All-College Transfer
Coffee Hour
 
Meet the Council of Assistant Deans of Student Affairs for a cup of coffee or tea. Learn more about resources for transfer students or provide feedback to enhance your UC San Diego experience. HappensWednesday, Nov. 1st, 9-10am at the Art of Espresso .
 
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Student Foundation Presents:
#WhyIGive Wednesday
 
Giving Tuesday is just around the corner and we want to extend the gift of giving beyond just a single day. Join us in gearing up for Giving Tuesday with our very first #WhyIGive Wednesday! We will have supplies for you to make your very own midterm survival kit to give to a friend. After you make your customizable midterm kit, let us know why YOU give by becoming apart of our #WhyIGive campaign. HappensWednesday, Nov. 1st, 10am-3pm at Library Walk Block 1990 .
 
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Want a free health assessment? Come to Body Composition
 
Walk in for your free analysis which includes: body weight, percentage body fat, total body water, and blood pressure. One free assessment per quarter is available to registered UCSD students. HappensWednesday, Nov. 1st, 11-11:45am at The Zone .
 
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Student Foundation Presents: Coffee With
Scholarship Recipients
 
Grab a cup o' Joe and learn where our scholarships go! Come hang out with your Student Foundation and meet some of our very own scholarship recipients. Join us from for an evening of coffee, free-food, and networking. Meet super cool Student Foundation trustees along with the amazing people we are able to give our scholarships to. Happens Wednesday, Nov. 1st, 5-7pm at the Career Services Center Patio .
 
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LatinxAbroad:
YouAbroad Series 
 
Join us for a casual, intersectional dialogue about the Latinx experience abroad. We will have recently returned Latinx-identifying study abroad and international students share about their time abroad and we welcome your questions and stories from your own experience! If you would like to be a panelist for this event and share your experience, please visit here . HappensThursday, Nov. 2nd, 12-1pm at the Raza Resource Centro .
 
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The Zone Presents:
Financially Savvy - Eating Healthy on a Budget
 
Learn tips and life hacks to eat healthy while staying on a budget! Light refreshments will be provided. Presented by Christine McNamara, SHS Registered Dietitian and Zarah Rubio, Zone Program Manager. Happens Thursday, Nov. 2nd, 12-1pm at The Zone 
 
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I'm First - Forum For Undergrad Students 
 
In this informal, open forum, Dr. Roberto Luna from CAPS will discuss topics that come with being the first in your family to attend college. He will also cover strategies and tips that students can apply to overcome challenges that face students who are "firsts." The event will also be live streamed on Facebook as well here . Happens every Thursday of Fall Quarter, 12-1:30pm at the CASP Office, Student Services Center #555 .
 
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Slice of America: Dia De Los Muertos with ArtPower  
 
Celebrate Día de los Muertos with three exciting Chicano and Mexican bands! In collaboration with ArtPower, join the International House Director's Office for our Fall Quarter Slice of America! The event is Free but does include a $5 registration fee that will be reimbursed upon attendance. Happens Thursday, Nov. 2nd, 7pm. We will be taking a bus from the Great Hall to Downtown San Diego !
 
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Revelle International Movie Night: Cinema Paradiso
 
Are you a movie fan? Are you interested in learning about different cultures? You are invited to Join the Outreach Coordinators and the international representative of Revelle College to watch the Italian movie “Cinema Paradiso.” Free food will be provided! Come join us to relax and meet students from all around the world! HappensThursday, Nov. 2nd, 7-9pm at the Revelle Conference Room C .
 
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Passport to Culture: Mexico
 
Earn your passport and travel to Mexico! 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'd like to share your own experiences from Mexico as a panelist, please fill out this form . Happens Thursday, Nov. 2nd, 3-4pm at the I-House Cuzco Lounge .
 
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I-House Presents: International Friday Café - Mexico
 
Meet people from around the world, enjoy international music, and explore world cultures all while enjoying a delicious meal featured from countries around the world. All students, staff, faculty, and community members are welcome! Happens Friday, Nov. 3rd, 12-1:15pm at the Great Hall. $5 entry fee . If you're interested in volunteering, click here 
 
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Go Global, Go Green!
 
Wondering how you can learn more about global environmental issues? Want to know what YOU can do to help? Come learn about global environmental issues with Student Sustainability Collective to grab some coffee and Sprinkle's cupcakes to go! Note that we are offering vegan cupcakes as well! Happens Friday, Nov. 3rd, 11am-12pm, at the Sustainability Resource Center .
 
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Outreach Beach Bonfire
 
Outreach Bonfire is Back! Come to La Jolla Shores to meet friends, watch the beautiful sunset and have a good time! We will prepare s'mores and beach volleyball. So just sign up, come and enjoy yourselves! See you there! Happens Friday, Nov. 3rd, 6-8pm at La Jolla Shores (near tower 33) .
 
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Outreach Kayaks the Cove!
 
Explore the beautiful and diverse ecosystems of La Jolla Cove with knowledgeable tour guides who will describe the area and make new friends at the same time! Kayaking the cove and La Jolla Shores, going inside a cave, come face to face with different sea creatures: sea lions, leopard sharks, and a diverse array of fish. Happens Saturday, Nov. 4th, 10:40am-1:40pm at Everyday California .
 
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Outreach BuzzFeed:
Ghost Stories From Around the World!
 
It’s almost Halloween! Are you scared of ghosts? Did monsters keep you awake at night when you were little? Here are some of the stories around the world that send you chills down your spine!
 
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Job Opportunities
 
 
 
A.S. Opportunity Fund
 
This fund will provide students a funding source in the case of emergency or planned travel. This travel may include travel in the case of death, illness, move-outs, or professional development conferences. Applications for emergency travel are reviewed on a rolling basis throughout the quarter.
 
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UC San Diego International House is HIRING!
 
Apply to be an Event Assistant and come work with us at UC San Diego International House! Monitor the use and condition of The Great Hall UCSD, adjacent patios and Asante Classrooms. Responsibilities include unlocking/locking the facilities pre/post events, set-up & break-down of various tables/chairs/A-V and other equipment items as needed for various weekday, evening, and weekend events.
 
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Public Meetings
 
 
Sixth College Student Council (SCSC)
Thursdays, 5:15 PM
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)
sixthcouncil@ucsd.edu
scsc.ucsd.edu

Culture Committee
Mondays, 4pm
The Dogghouse
hrdumas@ucsd.edu

Arts Committee
Fridays, 4pm
The Dogghouse
fharmon@ucsd.edu

Tech Committee
Tuesdays, 8pm
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)
wintergamefest@gmail.com

Spirit Committee
Thursdays, 4pm
The Dogghouse
vuvu@ucsd.edu
 
 
Festivals Committee
Tuesdays, 8pm
The Dogghouse
azenieri@ucsd.edu

Special Events (SPEC) Committee
Wednesdays, 5pm
The Dogghouse
scalliha@ucsd.edu

Marketing Committee
Thursdays, 8pm
The Dogghouse
thly@ucsd.edu

Rules Committee
TBA
scsc.vpinternal@gmail.com

Finance Committee
Thursdays, 2pm
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)
scsc.finance@gmail.com
 
 
Sixth College Community Board (CoBoard)
Mondays, 7pm
The Dogghouse
ssutodiy@ucsd.edu

Sixth Video Production Club
Tuesdays, 7pm
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)
sixthvpc@gmail.com
ucsdvpc.wordpress.com

Sixth Television Club
Mondays, 6:30pm
The Lodge
atj001@ucsd.edu

Queer Sixers United (QSUN)
Mondays, 6pm
LGBT Resource Center
krsulliv@ucsd.edu
 
 
 
 
Campus Resources
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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