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Sixth News You Can Use
Spring Quarter Week 7
 
 
Spotlights • Academic Advising • Events • Job Opportunities • Public Meetings 
Basic Needs Resources • Commuter Resources • Campus Resources
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spotlights
 
 
 
FREE Love, Simon Screening @ Sixth College!
 
Don your jean jacket and cry the night away at this free Love, Simon screening! Hosted by Sixth Television Club (TVC).

A fun fair of games and Sixth College orgs will kick off the festivities at 7 PM. There will be a FREE WAFFLE FOOD TRUCK. And the movie screening will begin at 8 PM. There will be prizes, stickers, and book raffles for Becky Albertalli's Simon-verse Trilogy!

All are welcome to join in watching a beautiful truth of a beautiful love story.Happens May 17th at the ResHall Quad. The fair begins at 7pm, and the movie begins at 8pm.
 
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Craft Series #3: Guided Paint Night (ft. Mendocino Farms)!
 
Learn how to paint & get a free dinner! Join Sixth College's Arts Committee and settle in for a relaxing evening of painting and good eats. Learn how to paint step-by-step from Sixth Alum, Caroline Kim! There will also be FREE Mendocino Farms sandwiches and appetizers at the event! All materials will be provided.

Please RSVP so you can guarantee a spot and dinner at our event.  Happens Friday, May 18th, from 6-8pm at The Dogghouse.
 
RSVP
 
 
 
STORCS Presents: A Plantacular Party
 
Come stop by and get some paint yourself some FREE succulents with the Sixth Transfer Organization and Commuter Society! Free snacks will also be provided!

Happens Thursday, May 17th, from 4-7pm at the Sixth College Commuter Lounge (Pepper Canyon Hall).

Want to learn more about STORCS? Join us at our meetings every Wednesday, 11am-12pm, at the Student Services Center 544A.
 
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Important Deadlines for Graduating Students!
 
May 15: Deadline for student cap & gown orders online is Tuesday, May 15th!
June 15 : Deadline for student cap & gown rental orders at the Bookstore.
May 17 – June 15: Cap and gown rentals available at the Bookstore. 
May 23: Registration closes for Sixth College Commencement and for All Campus Commencement.
 
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TEDxUCSD Presents: When Bubbles Burst
 
In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event.

Featured speakers include Filipino-American actor DANTE BASCO, Wayfarer's Entertainment AHMED MUSIOL, voice actors TARA PLATT and YURI LOWENTHAL, distinguished psychology & neuroscience professor V. S. RAMACHANDRAN, and many more!

UCSD Student Tickets are $15. Happens Saturday, May 19th, from 10am-4pm at Price Center Ballroom East.
 
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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.
 
 
 
 
 
Sixth College Graduation Stoles ALMOST SOLD OUT! 
 
If you are graduating in June 2018, the Sixth College Graduation Stoles areALMOST GONE!  Buy yours fast! 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!
 
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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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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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Justice In Palestine Week
 
2018 marks 70 years of occupation, oppression, and attempted obliteration of Palestinians and their identity. We hope that by joining us in this week you can begin to understand the Palestinian struggle and the various components that contribute to it. There will be events going on throughout the week. Check them all out 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, May 14th 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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The Zone Presents:
Yoga Zone –
Vinyasa
 
An invigorating and dynamic style of yoga in which breath and movement are linked in a flowing sequence to create heat, flexibility, strength, and awareness. Originating from the practice of Ashtanga, this style is also referred to as ‘flow yoga’ or ‘vinyasa flow.’ Happens Monday, May 14th, 10-10:45am at The Zone .
 
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The Zone Presents:
Hungry 4 Healthy –
Parmesan Zucchini Fritters
 
Come join us as we demo Parmesan Zucchini Fritters, hosted by Vivian Lau, HPS Assistant, and enjoy some FREE samples! All materials and ingredients will be provided. Seating is based on first come, first serve. Happens Monday, May 14th, 12-1pm at The Zone .
 
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The Zone Presents:
ZZZs = Degrees
 
Take the college sleep questionnaire to learn about your sleeping habits and get tips on how to improve your sleep! Free oatmeal for those that finish the 10-15 minute questionnaire. Happens Wednesday, May 16th, from 11am-12pm at The Zone 
 
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Global Forum: World Cup
 
Europe may be amidst of many momentous political matters, yet is still hosting the world's biggest sports competition, the World Cup, in Russia. Join us for an open discussion with professors from the History Dept. on the interrelated politics as well as any unintended consequences we can foresee in such gargantuan displays of sport. Happens Wednesday, May 16th, from 4-6pm at the Great Hall in I-House .
 
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Passport to Culture: Spain
 
Earn your passport and travel to Spain! 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 Spain as a panelist, please fill out this form . Happens Thursday, May 17th, from 3-4pm at the I-House Kathmandu Lounge .
 
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CARE at SARC
Annual Open House
 
Come join CARE a SARC staff and learn about our services while enjoying coffee and breakfast pastries. Please RSVP to Mai Eguchi at careinfo@ucsd.edu or visit our Facebook event and click “Going.” HappensFriday, May 18th, 8:30-10:30am at the Student Services Center, 5th Floor, Suite 500 .
 
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The Zone Presents:
Power of Peer Education
 
In this workshop, students will have the opportunity to explore the concept of peer education, its various forms, and the benefits of engaging in peer education. Students who attend this workshop will reflect upon their strengths and how these can be translated to leadership and learning opportunities at UCSD. Hosted by The Zone as a part of the Well-Being Leadership Award Program. Happens Friday, May 18th, from 1-2pm at The Zone .
 
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International Graduate Student Panel
 
Thinking about going to graduate school? Now is the perfect time to start to apply for next year’s cycle! Join us to hear from panelists to learn more about their experiences and asks questions on how YOU can be prepared for the next step in your education! Happens Friday, May 18th, from 1-2:30pm at the Earl Warren Room in Price Center .
 
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Sundae Supper –
Sunday Supper Spring 2018  
 
For this quarter's Sunday Supper, we're bringing you the all-time favorites, DESSERTS! Thanks to our vendors, we'll be serving desserts from all over the world from mango sticky rice, boba tea, sambusas, etc., and especially, UNLIMITED CHURROS. Bring your own plates and forks! HappensSunday, May 20th, at 7pm at the Great Hall in I-House. Tickets are $5 . Dress code is Semiformal.
 
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The Inaugural
Global Impact Summit
 
The Business Council of UC San Diego is proud to present the first-ever Global Impact Summit. this first-of-its-kind conference will feature panels and keynotes from speakers across industries, all tied together along the uniting thread of global impact in an era of upheaval. Happens  Saturday, May 26th, from 9am-4pm at the Rady School of Management.
 
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Networking Workshop & Mixer for International Students
 
Want to learn how to establish and maintain connections through networking? The event will feature a presentation from the Center for Student Involvement (CSI) about "Initiating and Developing Relationships," as well as a networking mixer with several UCSD alumni. There will be free drinks and snacks provided! Happens Tuesday, June 5th, from 4:30-6pm at the Horizon Room in the Career Services Center .
 
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Job Opportunities
 
 
 
Volunteer for Sixth College Commencement!
 
We are looking for enthusiastic students who would like to volunteer for Sixth College Commencement on Sunday June 17, 2018. The ceremony begins at 6:30pm; volunteers need to be available beginning at 5pm. Students living in residence in Sixth College may be approved for late check-out (Monday by Noon on June 18th). If you are interested in volunteering or need more information, please contact us!
 
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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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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
TBA
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)
Wednesdays, 11am
SSC 554A
Email
Facebook Group
 
 
 
 
Basic Needs Resources
 
 
 
 
 
 
Any registered UC San Diego student who is facing challenges with their access to adequate food, stable housing, or financial resources is encouraged to complete this form .
 
 
 
Food Recovery Network Distributions
 
Our mission is to help feed students and fight food insecurity. ALL foods offered were recovered and saved from becoming compost or trash. We have free prepared food accessible for international and undocumented students every Tuesdays from 3-4pm and every Fridays from 11am-12pm at The Hub in the Original Student Center. Bring your own plate and utensils!
 
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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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