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Inside Islamophobia: ISIS, Trump, and the Impact on American Muslims


Thu, Feb 25, 2016 7:00 PM

What is Islamophobia? What do Muslims have to do with ISIS? The truth is revealed in the third part of the Muslim Awareness Series, "Inside Islamophobia: ISIS, Trump, and the Impact on American Muslims". Zahra Billoo, Executive Director of Council of American Islamic Relations and Brice Hamack, the Northern California Civil Rights Coordinator at CAIR California, will speak about this issue. The...

Current Events Bulletin Board

Fri, Nov 20, 2015 1:42 PM

A bulletin board in the middle of our hall devoted to current events coming up on campus/ucsc related.

Breaking News!


Wed, Nov 11, 2015 12:00 PM

College is new, exciting, fun, and at times difficult. With everything going on in your busy life, it can be easy to become absorbed into your own little world of homework, classes, midterms, finals, and your social life. When this happens, students often lose track of the events going on across the street, city, state, country, and globe. What happens in our world affects each and every one of...

Sierra - New Narratives with Melissa Harris-Perry


Mon, Nov 09, 2015 7:00 PM

Want to learn more about recent current events and about the Black Lives Matter conversation? Join us in attending the New Narratives event at 7pm!

Breakfast and the Rest of the World


Sun, Aug 16, 2015 11:00 AM

Residents can enjoy some pancakes while they bring different current event topics to discuss and socialize about

What's your Vice?


Fri, Apr 24, 2015 6:00 PM

Residents will come to their RAs apartment for a showing of various episodes of Vice, as well as a discussion of the social, cultural, and environmental issues contained within these episodes. Popcorn, as well as a safe space to learn and communication with one another, will be provided.

World Events Map


Thu, Nov 20, 2014 1:39 PM

A posted map of the world on which students can post clippings, photographs, and information about various international events that happen throughout the year.

Valuing Differences~ LGBTQA

An event revolving around exposing people to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transexual, Queer/Questioning, and Asexual

The Press and Pancakes!


Sat, May 17, 2014 10:00 AM

Come join us for pancakes while we discuss events that are currently taking place! Bring your own article or event to discuss and enjoy a wonderful pancake breakfast with you friends!

It's Debatable


Fri, Jun 27, 2014 12:00 PM

Host a custom debate session for people to come out and have debates on current events and topics.

Learn to Cook: Enchiladas


Thu, Jan 09, 2014 5:30 PM

We will be discussing current events, while teaching students cheap ways to feed themselves during college.

Current Events


Thu, Sep 19, 2013 10:28 AM

Ana and I post an article about something happening currently and ask our residents what they think/give them prompts to think about

Get Educated.


Sun, Nov 03, 2013 8:00 PM

The program will present and give residents and information about current social, political and economic issues that affect residents. There will be four different stations that will each center around a key issue. The first station will center around Obamacare and the health insurance conversation. Resources will include what is actually covered and how that directly affects residents. At anot...

GIRL TALK- Spill the Juice

It's Ladies Night. Time to spill the juice on relationships, fashion, music, health, and current events. Dont hold back ladies. Spill it!

Got Guns?


Tue, May 14, 2013 7:00 PM

This will be an on campus event where the hot topic of gun control will be the focus of this lecture/presentation/panel discussion.

Current Events: THE FISCAL CLIFF


Sun, Mar 17, 2013 4:00 PM

Since the start of the global financial crisis, national economic policies have come to define many aspects of daily life. Come to view a documentary about government efforts to stabilize the global economy, followed by a discussion of the current fiscal state of affairs.

Raise Your Voice


Tue, Mar 12, 2013 8:00 PM

A forum for residents to share their thoughts, voice their concerns, and ask questions about the events that have happened recently in our community. Cookies and coffee provided.

What's Going on in Your World?

Residents will have the ability to learn about current events in our world while increasing their global awareness.

Avant Gardeners Potluck


Sun, Oct 21, 2012 7:00 PM

Come all you Gardeners, friends, and community to discuss what's going on in our community as well as huge events that are happening the world! Brush up on your current events and let your opinions be heard. Most importantly, bring a dish of food to share with your neighbors, Dress to impress; overalls, big hats, fun colors!

Dinner and a Discussion


Thu, Oct 11, 2012 7:00 PM

Come enjoy a nice dinner with your hall mates and get to know them better!