Campus Updates

Nov21

Fall 2014, Week 11

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This will be the last Week in Campus Life for Fall term – the next edition will be published in January 2015!  Have a safe and happy holiday season!

Dates and Deadlines

Book Buy Back is December 10th and 11th from 8:30am-3:30pm in the Student Center.  Bring your books and receive a free raffle ticket to win a Cuisinart food processor/blender.

Book rentals from Fall Term are due back December 11th.

Winter term books go on sale December 15th  - remember that the Bookstore will be closed December 22nd to January 4th.

Payment for Winter term 2015 is due Monday, January 5 at 5:00pm.

Apply for OSAC Scholarships! Graduating high school seniors, current undergraduate and graduate college students, and people attending college for the first time can apply for nearly 500 privately funded scholarships.   Visit OSAC’s at www.oregonstudentaid.gov beginning November 3. Click on the ‘Scholarship’ tab to access the application, search for scholarships, and find links to everything scholarship related.

Upcoming Events/Activities

December 6
Froze-In (otherwise known as the Study-In) – 11am – 4pm in the UCC Library.  Hosted by ASUCC to help get you ready for finals week!  Tutors and food provided all day.

December 6
Auditions for Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare) at Centerstage Theatre.

December 6
Men’s Basketball vs Simpson University JV at 2pm in the PE Complex Gym.

December 8
The Season for Jazz featuring Big Horn Jazz Band and the Umpqua Singers at 7:30pm in Whipple Fine Arts Centerstage Theatre.  The Big Horn Jazz Band, directed by John Gronberg, and the Umpqua Singers, directed by Jason Heald, will feature a mix of traditional jazz, popular selections, and holiday favorites.  Admission is at the door and is $7 per person and $15 per family.  For more information, contact 541-440-4691.

December 8-9
Stress Free Zone from 10am-2pm in the Student Center Lobby.  Healthy snacks and free massages!  Sponsored by ASUCC.

Until December 11
Giving Tree in the Student Center and Welcome Center.  Help ensure local children have a happy holiday season!  Take a tag (or tags) of your choice from the tree.  Bring unwrapped item(s), with the tag attached, to the ASUCC Offices, Student Center no later than Thursday, December 11.  The gifts will be distributed by the Salvation Army to children in our local community.

December 13
Women’s Basketball vs George Fox University JV at 2pm in the PE Complex Gym.  This will be the first pre-season game for the Women!

FYI

NEW! College Classified Textbook Ads
Book Buy/Sell. Looking to buy a textbook? Wanting to sell a textbook? There is a brand new UCC webpage to help you do just that! Visit http://www.umpqua.edu/student-classified-ads/textbook-buy-sell. You can post a book to sell and by logging in with your UCC student email (800xxxxxx[at]student.umpqua.edu) and student self service password, you can view the books that are available to purchase. The site is brand new, so please contact the Student Ambassadors at 541-440-7873 if you encounter any problems.

Campus Smiles Project
UCC Dental Hygiene program is offering free teeth whitening.  You must be a UCC student, have the approval of your dental provider, have no active decay.  If you are a student who would like to improve the look and health of their teeth, applications are available at the Information Desk in the Student Center.  For more information about the program, please contact Andrea Bean at 541-440-7814.

Got Respect?
T-shirts on sale in the Student Center.  Be a part of the respect movement on campus!  Purchase a t-shirt for $10 and receive a free wristband.