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Spring Quarter Week 3
 
 
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Spotlights
 
 
 
Craft Series #1: Bullet Journals & Burgers (ft. Shake Shack)
 
Sixth College Arts Committee presents the first in its new Craft Series: Bullet Journals & Burgers!

Ever wanted to create your own personal journal but were intimidated? Or maybe you didn't have those fancy pens they have on Pinterest? Well, this is the event for you! Come learn how to make a bullet journal from an instructor! All materials (journals, pens, washi tape, etc.) will be provided to participants. SHAKE SHAKE burgers and fries will be provided to those who participate in journaling activity.

Happens Friday, April 20th, from 6-8pm in The Dogghouse . Materials and food are limited to the FIRST 30 people.
 
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Self Acceptance Workshop with Ashley Nell Tipton
 
Join us for an interactive workshop filled with activities, conversations and a Q&A panel that will help you take your first steps on your journey to self acceptance. Everyone is welcome!

 Ashley is the Season 14 Winner of the hit TV show, Project Runway! "Gifted in understanding the needs of the plus-size consumer Ashley released her first line of apparel and eyewear in November of 2017 and continues to work as a design consultant for other plus size establishments." She advocates for the idea that, "There is nothing wrong with you the way you are."

Registration is required. Refreshments and lunch provided. Seats are limited. UC San Diego students will be given priority attendance. Please register for the event here .
 
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Sixth College Graduation Stoles NOW AVAILABLE! 
 
If you are graduating in June 2018, the Sixth College Graduation Stoles are ON SALE NOW! You can choose from a Special Limited Edition Commemorative Graduation Stole (pictured on the left), or a Timeless Graduation Stole (pictured on the right). Quantities are limited. When they are gone, they are GONE! So buy them now!
 
Buy Yours
 
 
 
Dine/Coffee With a Prof Program for Spring 2018:
Limited Availability!
 
Have a professor you want to get to know better? Want to hang out with a teaching assistant over some free coffee? Interested in strengthening your relationships with faculty to get job recommendations in the future? Then we encourage you to participate in our Dine/Coffee with a Prof program, where you can get a FREE voucher for you and your professor to eat or get coffee anywhere on campus!

Vouchers for Spring 2018 are limited, so act fast!
 
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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.
 
 
 
 
 
Important Reminder for Graduating Students!
 
Graduating this year? Please do not forget to fill out your Degree and Diploma Application (DDA)! Deadline to apply is May 1st ! This will secure your name in the commencement booklet as well! 
 
Complete It Here
 
 
 
Register for All-Campus Commencement!
 
Register for All Campus Commencement and your college, Graduate Division, or professional school ceremony. You will be directed to the UC San Diego Bookstore to order your regalia after you register. Student registration closes May 23, 2018 .
 
Register Here
 
 
 
SmartClassroom Reservations: Updated Link
 
The SmartClassroom provides space for Sixth College student organizations and students to work, experiment, and engage with each other in a STEM-to-STEAM mixed-use and collaborative space. It extends the principles of Sixth, a community made up of interdisciplinary majors with diverse backgrounds, and the college’s commitment to fostering and supporting students exploring the intersections of culture, art, and technology.

If you are a Sixth College student or organization wanting to reserve the SmartClassroom or its sound booth, please fill out the reservation form below.
 
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Events
 
 
 
UCSD Grad Fair
 
Now’s the time to purchase your cap & gown, or bundle and save with a Triton Grad Pack. Find out about diploma frames, class rings, grad announcements, more exclusive sales, senior portraits, last chance for academic discounts on Apple computers, discounts and more. Happens May 15th-17th, 10am-6pm at the UC San Diego Bookstore, 2nd Floor. 
 
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UCSD Grad Nite
 
THE OFFICIAL KICK OFF TO GRADUATION! Your One-Stop Shop for Graduation and an evening of fun. The Bookstore is reopened in the evening just for you. Happens Tuesday, May 29th, 6-9pm at the UC San Diego Bookstore 
 
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Sexual Assault
Awareness Month
 
April is National Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). The goal of SAAM is to raise awareness of sexual violence and to educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence. Please check out the events happening all month in the link below.
 
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CAPS Daily Drop-In Workshops for Spring 2018
 
Want to gain skills to increase well-being today? CAPS Daily Drop-In Workshops are open to all currently registered UCSD students. You do not need to make an appointment—simply show up and enjoy! These educational workshops are not professional counseling or psychotherapy. Learn more about the dates of each workshop in the link below.
 
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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, April 16th at 7pm at the Muir Woods Coffee House .
 
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Language Conversation Tables: Spring 2018
 
LCTs are one of I-House's most popular programs and they involve a collection of tables each featuring a different language. There are hosts at each table that facilitate the learning of that language! LCTs provide students with the opportunity to learn another language the easier way by conversating. Happens every Tuesday at 6pm in the Great Hall .
 
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South Asian & Desi Forum
 
These forums are for all undergraduate, graduate and professional student of South Asian origin, or South Asian American students. The purpose of the forum is to have an open and supportive space to discuss experiences as a people of South Asian descent and to build community. Happens weeks 2-9 from 4-5pm at the Main Conference Room (Pepper Canyon Hall, 2nd Floor) . Please see the flyer below for the forum dates.
 
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Hungry 4 Healthy:
15 Minute Trader Joe's Skillet 
 
Come join us as we demo 15 Minute Trader Joe’s Skillet, hosted by Erin Kukura, FitLife RD, and enjoy some FREE samples! All materials and ingredients will be provided. Seating is based on first come, first serve. Happens Monday, April 16th, from 12-1pm at The Zone .
 
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Art & Soul:
Succulets w/ SAAM
 
Join us and CARE at SARC to plant a succulent in honor of survivors during Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Workshops are free; all supplies and materials provided. Space is limited and is first come, first served. Happens Tuesday, April 17th. from, 11am-12pm at The Zone .
 
Contact Us
 
 
 
DIY Senior Keychains
 
Wow, time flies. You're graduating soon, so now it’s YOUR turn to leave YOUR legacy on this legendary campus by giving YOUR senior class gift. To celebrate, we'll be making DIY Senior Keychains, andthere'll also be FREE COFFEE! Hang it on your backpack or give it to a friend! ? HappensTuesday, April 17th, from 10am-2pm at Library Walk Block 1985 .
 
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The Zone Presents:
Body Composition
 
Come de-stress with the CAPs Wellness Peers! Measure your psychological stressors and learn more about what makes you most stressed, how it affects your well-being and how to keep your stress levels down! Workshops are all free. Space is limited and is first come, first served. Hosted by the CAPS Wellness Peer Educators. HappensWednesday, April 18th, from 2:30-3:30pm at The Zone .
 
Contact Us
 
 
 
Love the Earth and
Love Yourself
 
Earth day is around the corner, come to Ellie’s garden to join the gardening club and outreach coordinators to chalk, paint pots, and learn more about how to take care of yourself and the planet through art therapy! Happens Wednesday, April 18th, from 5-6pm at Ellie's Garden in ERC .
 
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Learn & Serve: Gap Service Year(s) & Beyond
 
Hear from Peacecorps, City Year, Teach for America, Urban Teachers, and Ocean discovery Institute Alumni and recruiters about getting ahead by giving back! Learn about how serving the community can help prepare you for life after college, grad school and finding your passion. FREE FOOD PROVIDED! Happens Thursday, April 19th, from 5-6:30pm at the Horizon Room in the Career Service Center .
 
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Passport to Culture: Cuba
 
Earn your passport and travel to Malaysia! 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 Cuba as a panelist, please fill out this form . Happens Thursday, April 19th, from 3-4pm, at the I-House Cuzco Lounge .
 
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Interviewing Across Cultures
 
Want to learn about all the cultural cues involved in interviewing? Want to feel confident for your next interview? Then join us for Interviewing Across Cultures! Happens Friday, April 20th, from 1-2pm at the Horizon Room in the Career Services Center .
 
RSVP
 
 
 
Outreach Beach Cleanup at La Jolla Cove
 
Celebrate Earth Day with us by cleaning up the environment and contribute to the community that we live in and enjoy! We will be doing beach cleanup at La Jolla Cove with I love A Clean San Diego’s. HappensSaturday, April 21st. Meet us at 8:20am at Rupertus Lane for Carpool / Lyft (we will provide Lyft discount); Meet us at La Jolla Cove at 8:50 am if you want to drive there yourselves .  
 
RSVP
 
 
 
6th Annual Cigarette Butt Cleanup
 
Please join us at UCSD's 6th Annual Cigarette Butt Clean-up! Support UCSD's smoke-free campus by cleaning up the cigarette litter found on our campus with fellow members of the UCSD community! The first 100 registrants that attend the event will receive a free "Sun God Says..." T-Shirt, and everyone will receive complimentary snacks and water. Happens Saturday, April 21st, from 9:30-11:30am. Meet at The Zone .
 
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UC Virtual Career Event: Public Service and Social Impact 
 
From coast to coast, and around the globe, UC graduates are dedicating their lives to making the world a better place.  Learn more about the fields of public service and social impact through this two-part online event. This event is free, but you must register on Eventbrite to participate. Learn more about the the May 1st event here and the May 2nd event here . Register by April 22nd .
 
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ULAM Film Screening
(San Diego Asian Film Festival)
 
Join ERC Residence Life, I-House, and the Outreach Coordinators to watch ULAM at the Pacific Arts Movement Spring Showcase! Happens Tuesday, April 24th, from 8-11pm at I-House .
 
RSVP
 
 
 
Where No Story Has Gone Before: An Evening With George Takei
 
The DeWitt Higgs Memorial Lecture is an endowed lecture sponsored by the Law and Society Program, Earl Warren College and the Higgs family. This year, George Takei will be speaking at the event. Takei is well known for his starring TV role in Star Trek, his role in the broadway musical Allegiance, and author of Oh My. He's also openly gay and a passionate advocate for social justice. Happens Thursday, April 26th, at 5pm in the Price Center .
 
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Triton at Padres Ball Game
 
Wanna check a Padres Game off your bucket list? What better way to experience American culture than a baseball game? Join us for a day at Petco Park where we will watch the San Diego Padres take on the St. Louis Cardinals! Tickets on sale for only $15 (transportation included)! Happens Sunday, May 13th, from 11:30am-6pm. Meet at the Student Services Center at 11:30am .
 
RSVP
 
 
 
Job Opportunities
 
 
 
Apply to be an Outreach Intern!
 
Interested in expanding your leadership experience? Want to get paid while helping to build a community among the international and out of state students at UC San Diego? Then apply to be a paid intern for the 2018-2019 Academic Year! Apply Now!Applications close May 4th .

How to apply:
1. Apply via Port Triton #850986
 2. Email resume & cover letter to outreachcoord@ucsd.edu
3. Fill out application in the link below.
 
Apply Here
 
 
 
Apply to be a GAP Mentor!
 
The Global Ambassadors Program (GAP) pairs one incoming international or out of state student with one current international or out of state student at UC San Diego. Mentors and mentees are paired in June and then communicate virtually all summer to assist with the incoming student's transition to UC San Diego. Then once everyone is back on campus in the fall, we celebrate with a GAP Mixer!
 
Apply Here
 
 
 
CARE at the Sexual Assault Resource Center is hiring!
 
CARE at the Sexual Assault Resource Center is currently hiring student interns for the 2018-2019 school year. For more information, please visit our website in the link below and click on the “Get Involved” tab to view the available positions.

The deadline to apply is April 22nd at 11:59pm.
 
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 .
 
Apply Here
 
 
 
Public Meetings
 
 
Sixth College Student Council (SCSC)
Thursdays, 5:15 PM
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)
Email
Website

Culture Committee
Wednesdays, 5pm
The Lodge
Email

Arts Committee
TBA
Email

Tech Committee
Tuesdays, 7pm
TBA
Email

Spirit Committee
Thursdays, 4pm
The Dogghouse
Email
 
 
Festivals Committee
Wednesdays, 6pm
The Dogghouse
Email

Special Events (SPEC) Committee
Tuesdays, 5pm
The Dogghouse
Email

Marketing Committee
Thursdays, 8pm
The Dogghouse
Email

Rules Committee
TBA
Email

Finance Committee
Wednesdays, 11am
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)
Emaill

Sixth College Community Board (CoBoard)
Mondays, 7pm
The Dogghouse
Email
 
Sixth Video Production Club
Tuesdays, 7pm
Main Conference Room
(2nd floor of Pepper Canyon Hall)
Email
Website

Sixth Television Club
Tuesdays, 4pm
The Lodge
Email

Queer Sixers United (QSUN)
Mondays, 6pm
LGBT Resource Center
Email

Project Sixth
Second Sunday of every month, 7pm
Foodworx Dining Area
Email
Facebook Page

Sixth Transfer Organization and Commuter Society (UCSD STORCS)
Tuesdays, 4pm
Location TBD
Email
Facebook Group
 
 
 
 
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.
 
Contact Us
 
 
 
Campus Resources
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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