October 2017

Unity BBQ

Friday, October 06, 2017 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM PDT

Oakes upper lawn

Oakes and Rachel Carson affiliates are formerly invited to attend the Unity BBQ! Learn more about your college and be introduced to your sister college. This event requires a meal plan or $3 cash a...

Building Banner Decoration!

Sunday, October 08, 2017 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM PDT

Join your N.A.s and fellow building mates and work together to decorate a banner for your building! Make sure to keep it appropriate. Check in with your N.A.'s to confirm where and when it is happe...

Oakes/UCSC/Banana Slug Day

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM PDT

Student Life Office

Dress up with school spirit and stop by the Student Life Office to gain a point for your building! Lanyards count!

Decorate your N.A.'s Door!

Thursday, October 12, 2017 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM PDT

Make sure to participate in this spirit week event. Check in with your N.A.s to see which door will be decorated and when it's happening. Anything goes, but please make sure to keep it appropriate!...

Battle of the Bands/Lip Sync Battle

Friday, October 13, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

Come represent your building!

Block Party!

Saturday, October 14, 2017 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM PDT

Lower Lawn

All students of Oakes College are invited for our annual friendly competition between all the Oakes Res Halls and apartments on the lower lawn. This event will bring together new and continuing stu...

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S'more About Your Namesakes (Liliuokalani-Minami)

Sunday, October 15, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT

Oakes Liliuokalani-Minami Block Rooftop

This program will give residents the opportunity to learn more about their namesakes and their historical significance. We will discuss the important work Queen Liliuokalani and Dale Minami investe...

Dr. J. Herman Blake Lunch

Friday, October 20, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

Join us as we honor Oakes College Founding Provost Dr. J. Herman Blake. Please make sure to RSVP to the event.

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Time Management is as easy as pie

Friday, October 20, 2017 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM PDT

Guzman Room

Time management will be discussed in forms of scenarios that act out planning a schedule and active questions. Participating in these will allow attendees to win academic prizes such as journals, c...

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Kahlo y Conchas

Saturday, October 21, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT

Oakes Shabalo Lounge

Kahlo residents will eat conchas and sip hot chocolate while watching the movie Frida(2002).

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Bayit Wiesel Restorative Justice Meeting

Sunday, October 22, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

This meeting will address the situation on 10/15 where the all-gender bathroom signs were taken down, along with general healing and communication among residents.

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Sex, Drugs, and Rocky Road

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT

Oakes/Rachel Carson Dining Hall

Learn more about bystander intervention, party safe tips, overdose prevention and college life balance this Wednesday in the Oakes/Carson Dining Hall from 5-7 pm! Get a scoop of ice cream (vegan mi...

Happy Birthday Huerta

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM PDT

Guzman Room

A community building program to celebrate the birthdays of residents who may not be able to celebrate them with loved ones.

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Rachel Carson & Oak-es Pocus Halloween Dance

Friday, October 27, 2017 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

Come shake those spooky bones and have a cackle of a night!

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Hike to the Garden of Eden

Saturday, October 28, 2017 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM PDT

Oakes Upper Lawn to Garden of Eden

A community building hike to the Garden of Eden

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Oakes Senate Town Hall

Monday, October 30, 2017 9:00 PM - 10:30 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

An open forum for Oakes students to bring ideas and discuss Oakes College projects.

Ghostbusters at Late Night

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM PDT

Oakes/Carson Dining Hall

Who you gonna call? The ghosts have invaded and you can stop them by joining us for the latest Ghostbusters hit! Must swipe a meal to gain entrance.

Ongoing Events

Resident Connections

Friday, September 22, 2017 9:00 AM - Saturday, October 14, 2017 9:00 AM PDT

Hong-Lim House (Tentative)

Meeting with residents to form and foster new and healthy relationships with them

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There is Enough Love 4 Every1

Friday, September 22, 2017 6:36 PM - Friday, June 15, 2018 6:36 PM PDT

Oakes Liliuokalani-Minami Block

This is a very special passive program. It not only promotes spreading love throughout the Liliuokalani-Minami Block, but throughout campus. It advocates for positivity and as NAs, we hope this pro...

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Heads Up! Sexual Assault

Thursday, October 05, 2017 10:42 PM - Thursday, November 09, 2017 10:46 PM PST

Oakes College

Passive part of program. Interactive flip-up posters with statistics on sexual assault/dating violence on college campuses. Contains information for queer individuals as well.

Oakes 4.0

Monday, October 09, 2017 8:00 AM - Friday, October 13, 2017 7:00 PM PDT

UCSC

In this Spirit Week competition, buildings compete in a treasure hunt for campus resources that help students succeed academically and socially.