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Sixth News You Can Use
Fall Quarter Week 8
 
 
Spotlights • Academic Advising • Events • Job Opportunities • Public Meetings
Commuter Resources • Campus Resources
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spotlights
 
 
 
Sixth Takes Universal Studios
 
Want to see what it's like to be on a Hollywood set? Dying to try out some delicious food straight out of The Simpsons? Want to meet your favorite movie characters such as Optimus Prime? Sixth College Special Events Committee has you covered! We are holding a bus trip event to Universal Studios Hollywood EXCLUSIVELY for Sixers!

Tickets are going fast! Happens December 2nd, from 8am to 10pm!
 
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Need your next event filmed? VPC has you covered!
 
If you ever need some high quality and professional filming for your next event, get some help from Sixth College's Video Production Club! It's a great opportunity to have your events recorded for future use, such as for marketing purposes or just having cool videos of your event!

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact sixthvpc@gmail.com .
 
Apply Here
 
 
 
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 asibenaller@ucsd.edu !
 
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Winter/Spring 2018 – Sixth College Study Abroad Scholarship
 
Are you planning to study abroad this winter or spring? Want a little extra cash to fund your trip? Apply for the Winter/Spring 2018 Sixth College Study Abroad Scholarship!

You can learn more about the opportunity as well as apply for it in the link below.All applications must be submitted by the end of the day on Friday, December 1st .
 
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CAT 124: Public Health Fair – Enroll Today!
 
If you have an interest in medical professions and need to fulfill your Practicum requirement next quarter, take CAT 124: Public Health Fair in Winter 2018! This course is designed to serve as an introduction and Practicum for students to gain an understanding of healthcare from a variety of public health perspectives.

You can learn more about the class here . Submit a Practicum proposal by the end of Friday, November 24th.
 
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Dine/Coffee With a Prof
 
The Dine-With-a-Prof and Coffee-With-a-Prof programs allow undergraduate students to get coffee or dine with one of their esteemed faculty members or graduate teaching assistants for free! We're halfway through Fall Quarter and vouchers are going fast! So whether you're a freshman who wants to learn more from your favorite professor, or a senior looking for a new networking opportunity, apply now!

To learn more and get your vouchers now, click the link below!
 
Apply Here
 
 
 
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.
 
 
 
 
 
Discovering Your Career Compass
 
Learn strategies that help you consider your strengths, your personal values, and your cultural values to find direction to lead you on your academic and career paths.Our general workshop is on Tuesday, November 28th at 5pm in the Main Conference Room (2nd Floor of Pepper Canyon Hall).

If you want to attend our smaller group workshop - where we provide more one-on-one time as you consider your potential academic and career pathways. They are onDecember 7th at 3:30pm. RSVP in the link below by Thursday, November 30th.
 
RSVP
 
 
 
Events
 
 
 
Language Conversation Tables: Week 8
 
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 Nov. 20th, and 21st at varying times/locations . Check out the event page below to see the languages offered! 
 
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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, Nov. 20th, 7pm, at the Muir Woods Coffee House .
 
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Muir Meditation
 
Learn ways to handle stress while making new friends. We will explore different meditation techniques and learn about the culture of meditation around the world. Happens Tuesday, Nov. 21st, 4-5pm at the Half Dome Lounge .  
 
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Outreach Thanksgiving Meal at Mimi's Cafe.
 
Are you staying on campus over Thanksgiving? Are you interested in experiencing traditional American Thanksgiving food? Come join the Outreach Coordinators for International and Out of State students for an exciting lunch event at Mimi's Cafe! We will be having a 3 course turkey meal for only $15! Get your tickets now! For transportation, please meet at the Triton Statue at 11am and we will hop on public transit to get to Mimi’s Cafe. HappensThursday, Nov. 23rd at 12pm .
 
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Job Opportunities
 
 
 
Apply to be an Academic Integrity Proctor
 
Applications are open to become an Academic Integrity Proctor in UCSD’s brand new Proctor Pool. This is a pilot project for Winter 2018 & Sprint 2018 in the Math and Psychology departments. The primary purpose of the Academic Integrity (AI) Proctor is to assist faculty with ensuring integrity during the midterm and final test taking process.
 
Apply Here
 
 
 
Language Conversation Tables Host Recruitment – Winter 2018
 
I-House is once again recruiting hosts for Language Conversation Tables! Host a table every Tuesday at 6:00 pm (or at a different time if Tuesday doesn’t work for you) in the Great Hall and share your language, culture, and passions with this CCR-certified opportunity! A great leadership and community-building experience and you can practice your language skills!
 
Apply Here
 
 
 
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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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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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)
sixthcouncil@ucsd.edu
scsc.ucsd.edu

Culture Committee
Mondays, 5pm
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
 
 
 
 
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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