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Spring Quarter Week 8
 
 
Spotlights • Academic Advising • Events • Job Opportunities • Public Meetings 
Basic Needs Resources • Commuter Resources • Campus Resources
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spotlights
 
 
 
Important Deadlines for Graduating Students!
 
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.
May 29: Grad Nite at the Bookstore.
 
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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!
 
Buy Yours
 
 
 
[DATE CHANGED] 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 24th, 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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Celebrate your Graduation at Outreach Senior Send-Off!
 
Want to have one more beautiful memory at UCSD before graduate? Come to our Senior Send-Off party to decorate your own graduation cap, have chocolate fondue, and take crazy pictures with our photo booth and instant polaroid! All students are welcome to attend. Invite your friends to come celebrate with you!

Happens Friday, June 1st, from 4:30-6pm at the Green Table Room inside Sun God Lounge. To join us at this event, please pre-register here .
 
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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.
 
 
 
 
 
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 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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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 21st 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:
Hungry 4 Healthy –
No Bake Cookie Dough Peanut Butter Cups
 
Come join us as we demo No Bake Cookie Dough Peanut Butter Cups, hosted by Maria Fish (Student Health Advocate), and enjoy some FREE samples! All materials and ingredients will be provided. Seating is based on first come, first serve. HappensMonday, May 21st, 12-1pm at The Zone .
 
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The Zone Presents:
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. HappensTuesday, May 22nd, from 9:30-10:15am at The Zone 
 
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The Zone Presents:
R&R Squad
 
Drop-in and get a low intensity back rub from the R&R Squad! We also have hours at Geisel on Mondays from 5-6 pm and at The Zone again, Thursdays from 6-7 pm. Our Wednesday session happens May 23rd, from 1-2pm at The Zone .
 
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The Zone Presents:
Destress w/ Biofeedback
 
Come in to learn a new way to de-stress with the CAPs Wellness Peers! Learn how to incorporate state of the art technology for stress management. Get a one-on-one Biofeedback demonstration and learn about deep breathing and progressive muscle relaxation techniques that help to reduce stress. Space is limited and is first come, first served. Happens Wednesday, May 23rd, from 2:30-3:30pm at The Zone .
 
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Passport to Culture: Thailand
 
Earn your passport and travel to Thailand! 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 Thailandas a panelist, please fill out this form . Happens Thursday, May 24th, from 3-4pm at the I-House Kathmandu Lounge .
 
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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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Student Soundbites LIVE
 
A TED Talk-esque event featuring student speakers and performers. Through this event we hope to create a space of open conversation and learning among students from all backgrounds and disciplines. Everyone is welcome, come join us! Happens  Tuesday, May 29th, from 6-7:30pm at The Stageroom.
 
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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 .
 
RSVP
 
 
 
Job Opportunities
 
 
 
Apply to serve on the Academic Integrity Review Board (AIRB)!
 
Are you looking for an interesting opportunity to get involved in campus leadership? Consider serving on the Academic Integrity Review Board (AIRB) during the 2018-2019 academic year. The AIRB hears contested cases of Policy on Integrity of Scholarship violations, that is, when a student is alleged to have violated the Policy but s/he denies the allegation, the AIRB makes the determination as to whether the student violated the Policy as alleged.

To learn more about why you should apply, your duties, and the time commitment, please check out the application link below.
 
Apply Here
 
 
 
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 .
 
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
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!
 
RSVP
 
 
 
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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