September 2017

Welcome to Biko: Block Meeting

Monday, September 18, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT

The Bleachers

The purpose of this event is to greet, meet and inform new residents about the college, rules and useful tips and tricks on how to successfully navigate college.

Bayit Wiesel Block Meeting

Monday, September 18, 2017 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

A meeting of Bayit Wiesel residents with NAs to discuss community guidelines as well as expectations for the year for both the NAs and the residents.

Bienvenida a Familias

Friday, September 22, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

Una bienvenida y introducción para padres y familias que hablan español.

Family Welcome Session

Friday, September 22, 2017 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

College staff and faculty will share tips for student success and answer any questions about academics, student life, and the university experience.

Oakes College Meet and Greet: Minute to Win It

Friday, September 22, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM PDT

Oakes Lower Lawn

Get acquainted with fellow students and Oakes staff! Participate in activities: bubbles, giant jingo, speed friending, and a scavenger hunt of Oakes College. Then enjoy a rooter float!

Hong-Lim Block Meeting

Friday, September 22, 2017 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

Mandatory meeting to outline guidelines and policies for the year.

Casa Huerta Block Meeting

Friday, September 22, 2017 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT

Oakes 105

Meeting to discuss community guidelines, address bathrooms, and living in a shared community.

Bienvenida a Familias

Saturday, September 23, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

Una bienvenida y introducción para padres y familias que hablan español.

Family Welcome Session

Saturday, September 23, 2017 2:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

College staff and faculty will share tips for student success and answer any questions about academics, student life, and the university experience.

New Student Welcome

Saturday, September 23, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM PDT

Oakes Lower Lawn

Head down to the Lower Lawn. Get acquainted with other students and Oakes College! Required for all first year students. This session is outdoors in the sun. Sunscreen will be provided.

Biko House Block Meeting

Saturday, September 23, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT

Oakes Amphitheater

The Biko Block Neighborhood Assistants, Alex + Mayowa will facilitate a block meeting for residents. In this meeting, the residents and NAs will go over policy enforcement, important programs, cruc...

S'mores Night Glow Night

Saturday, September 23, 2017 9:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT

Oakes Upper Lawn

Roast a s'mores over our giant grills, play glow-in-the-dark games, and meet other members of the Class of 2021!

Wiesel Cookies & Coloring!

Saturday, September 23, 2017 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

Bring your door decks and make a friend! Get ready for a thrilling night of rest and relaxation, all the while getting to know your room and floor mates. With some light refreshments and some soft ...

Welcome to College!

Sunday, September 24, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PDT

Oakes Amphitheater

Come learn about Oakes College from Oakes folks and professional staff! This session is outdoors in the sun. Sunscreen will be provided.

UCSC Campus Tours

Sunday, September 24, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM PDT

UCSC

FInd your classes and witness the beautiful campus. Meet at Oakes Bridge.

Liliuokalani-Minami Block Meeting

Sunday, September 24, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT

Oakes Cafe

The Liliuokalani-Minami Block Neighborhood Assistants, Matthew and Wesley, will facilitate a block meeting for residents. In this meeting, the residents and NAs will go over policy enforcement, imp...

Milk Mandatory Block Meeting

Sunday, September 24, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM PDT

Guzman Room

NAs introduce themselves and build connections with residents while informing residents about housing policy.

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Kahlo Block Meeting

Sunday, September 24, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

This meeting will help Kahlo Na's familiarize themselves with their new residents as well as provide the residents with information about our community.

Oakes Talent Showcase

Sunday, September 24, 2017 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM PDT

Oakes Learning Center

Share your talent or support your Oakes neighbors at the Oakes Talent Showcase! This is a longtime Oakes tradition. Expect a packed house. Arrive early to get a seat.

UCSC Off-Campus Tours

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT

Oakes Bridge

Learn how to ride the bus downtown and find some cool escapes from campus with other Oakes students!

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...

Shabazz Block Meeting

Sunday, September 24, 2017 6:00 PM - Tuesday, September 26, 2017 7:00 PM PDT

To welcome residents to the new school year. Also go over protocol.