We will be discussing the different types of sexual orientations and we will come to understand a little more about how complex and varied sexual orientation is.
Come to Residents on Culture Council and partake in a social justice activity. Free food will be provided.
Residents will come by and play the fun card game Spoons! First person to get 4 of a kind picks up a spoon...everyone else picks up a spoon after and the last person who doesn't get a spoon is out of the game. Whoever wins two full games will receive a prize
A program in which residents come down for a presentation from one of their senators in their student run organization about what the organization is, who does what, and how to get involved. After the presentation there is a knowledge game that is played and winners get prizes from the student organization. After the activity the presenters hold a Q & A session to answer any questions the resid...
This event is meant to inform students more about Chinese New year. In this event there will be information sheets about each of the zodiac signs. In addition, there will be a poster with different categories such as zodiac sign, story of the animal cycle, importance of zodiac sign in the chinese new year. The idea is that students will fill any category in the chart based on the information t...
My activity for February is to have students participate in the Cardio Challenge in the Fitness Center. This challenge runs until the end of the month, and it can be worked on any time that the gym is open. This gives an extra incentive for students on the Health and Wellness Floor to be healthy. They can win a free water bottle, and they can even join me at the gym in the mornings to do it. Al...
In this program, I will be hosting a discussion accompanied with an activity that will educate residents about the effects of drugs and the disease of addiction. There will be a backpack full of "drugs" and residents will be broken up into groups. Each group will blindly grab a drug from the bag. The represented drugs are:
Cigarettes (a fake cigarette)
Marijuana (oregano wrapped in saran ...
House game of assassin, where each player is given a target and must get as many people into the dead pool possible to win. Once the game is over, we will discuss the difference between seeking justice and seeking revenge.
We will get a polaroid camera and have residents come in and take pictures to put on our reslife wall as a sort of New Years themed activity.
Residents take partake in the Sustainability Office's compost/trash/or recycle activity ran by the RA. A discussion about proper waste/recycling/compost disposal then follows. I plan to invite a representative from the Sustainability Office to come and speak about internship and student-involvement possibilites within the Sustainability Office. After the brief lecture, I will host a competition...
This program is designed for the week before finals. Students will be stressed and it is important that residents have a outlet in which they can take a deep breath and relax for a minute.
This program is just to get my residents to share with one another, their activities for Halloween, which does not require much effort.
This program is meant to be a social program. My goal is to get my residence together for a 'low key' night of chatting, while making birthday cards for homeless children. There are a few residence on my floor, who have expressed interest in coloring, and maybe this activity can be used as a creative event for my residence as a whole.
We are the Health and Wellness Floor, so we need to attend a sporting event. We will go see the women's volleyball team on October 24th at 4:00 PM as part of their "CCAC Crossover"
Roosevelt University will be hosting a film screening and Q & A with filmmaker Patrick Sammon. Codebraker tells the remarkable and tragic story of one of the 20th century's most important people. Alan Turing set in motion the computer age and his World War II code breaking helped turn the tide of the Second World War. Instead of receiving accolades, Turing faced terrible persecution. In 1952, t...
Residents were encouraged to write down what makes them happy to contribute to the Wall of Happiness Project on display at the night of hope.
This program, put on by Tyler and Brittany demonstrated how alcohol can affect reaction time and you ability to drive. They set up projection with mario kart and gave residents drunk googles to try their hand at driving. I brought my residents to this program.
I will be taking residents to Sex in the Dark in order to provide them with some sex education. I have had a few girls ask me questions about sex, and I think this will be a good program for them to participate in.
Residents will be able to experience Turkish culture right down the street from our Wabash Building. There will be musical performaces, ethinic food, dances, and vairious educational activities/booths. This event is free and open to the public. Residents will only be required to bring their U-PASS and an open mind to enjoy a day of Turkish living.
Residents follow a guide and track their activities for 30 days. The most active resident will be entered to win a $50 Amazon gift card