May 2017

Oakes 3rd Annual Soccer Tournament

Saturday, May 06, 2017 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT

Oakes Lower Lawn

This is our third year hosting the Oakes Soccer Tournament. Our theme this year is the issues surrounding the Syrian War. Students can sign up in groups of 5 online, or at the Oakes Student Life Of...

Oakes Presents the Unity Art Showcase

Sunday, May 07, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT

Guzman Room

Students are invited to submit any art mediums that embody their identities to Oakes staff members to be displayed at the Unity Art Showcase.

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Milk's Planting Event!

Thursday, May 11, 2017 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM PDT

Milk Lounge

At this event residents will get to plant their own seeds and take them home!

Oakes Day

Friday, May 12, 2017 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM PDT

Oakes Upper Lawn

Outdoor games, BBQ and more!

Oakes/RCC Pride Stop

Saturday, May 13, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT

Rachel Carson College Plaza

Join RCC and Oakes in welcoming the Pride March to our colleges! We will be handing out Otter Pops, aguas frescas, face painting, and making art. After the Oakes/RCC Stop, the march continues to Po...

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Oakes Community Lunch

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

Community Lunch invites students to come together and learn more about the different community members of Oakes College. Lunch will be provided to bring students together for discussion about their...

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Moonlight showing

Friday, May 19, 2017 8:30 PM - 12:00 PM PDT

Oakes Upper Lawn

Come watch Moonlight (winner of three Academy Awards, including Best Picture) at the Oakes Upper Lawn! For free!

Beasts of No Nation Movie Night

Saturday, May 20, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT

Hong-Lim Lounge

Come watch the award winning movie about a young boy who is forced to become a soldier in the civil war in Africa.

Oakes & RCC Asian Art Museum Trip

Sunday, May 21, 2017 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM PDT

Asian Art Museum (San Francisco)

Oakes & RCC off campus trip to the Asian Art Museum to fulfill collab requirements and celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Biko/Huerta Dodgeball Collab

Sunday, May 21, 2017 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM PDT

Upper Lawn

This dodgeball collab will create community between Huerta and Biko. We will include a communal BBQ for residents to enjoy. A de-stresser from midterms.

Grooving & Smoothing

Sunday, May 21, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM PDT

Guzman Room

Residents can come learn zumba and get free smoothies

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Reclaiming Space: A Writing Workshop

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM PDT

Oakes Lower Lawn

A poetry workshop aimed to empower students identifying, reclaiming, and rethinking "space."

ICE Watch Training

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

We will be hosting an event centered around the rights of undocumented immigrants and towards the empowerment of the community as a whole.

M & M: Mentoring & Mangonadas

Friday, May 26, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT

Casa Kahlo Pits

First year and continuing residents are invited to not only enjoy each other's company, but to also engage in meaningful conversations with each other, to inspire one another to achieve their goals...

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Sunsets &

Saturday, May 27, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT

Oakes Upper Lawn

Blow your stress away with bubbles! Play yard dice! or Dance the night away!

RCC/Oakes Backyard Bash College Night

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT

RCC dinging hall

This is the LAST College night for the academic year! We have tons of fun things prepared for you! We've got bounce houses and inflatable games so you can bounce your stress away! We have a special...

Ongoing Events

May the Fourth Celebration

Friday, May 05, 2017 6:00 PM - Sunday, May 07, 2017 10:00 PM PDT

Bayit Wiesel Lounge

A fun de-stress and community event for residents of Bayit Wiesel to celebrate making it through week 5 and midterms.

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Graduation Checklist Poster

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 6:30 PM - Wednesday, May 17, 2017 6:30 PM PDT

Lili'uo/Milk Lounge

A poster checklist of requirements needed to graduate!