Calendar of Events

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Find out what's going on around the Village! 

Use this page as your guide for special events, support services, events and entertainment, virtual travel, and skills development designed specifically for Housing residents. These events are exclusive to Housing residents unless otherwise noted. 

If you have any questions about an event or need special accommodations,
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Providing at least 72 hours advance notice will help to ensure availability.

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Know Before You Go

Sign Up for Events
Be sure to visit our new “Sign-Up Kiosk” by the VCH Window -- available in the Front Office during business hours or use the online form to pre-register for events you are interested in. Opt-in for calendar invites to help plan your schedule!

Where Is It?
Do you see a space referenced and have no idea where it is? Let us help:

  • Community Center: Connected to the Housing Office
  • Warrior Walkway: Village 1 to Village 2 walkway outside the Community Center Pool
  • Great Lawn: Village 3 Lawn
  • Academic Hub: located in Village 1 near the gate to the pick-up/drop-off circle
  • Village Connection Hub: located in the Community Center

Programming Suggestion Box
We value your opinion! Please use this space to leave our team feedback and tell us what programs you would like to experience while living at Stan State. You may remain anonymous if you prefer - the form will not collect your information. 

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Housing Signature Events 

Signature events are hosted by the Programming Team and are open to all residents, regardless of which floor or community you are in!

Where's Titus
Each month the Stan State mascot, Titus, will be hiding in one of the Village bulletin boards. Residents are encouraged to read the boards and search for Titus! The first three residents to find him and fill out the "I Found Titus!" form will receive a $5.00 Dutch Bros. gift card!

I Found Titus!

Wednesdays on the Walkway
Wednesday, 9/1: 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Wednesday, 9/15: 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Warrior Walkway
Get familiar with the different resources Stan State has to offer its students! Various academic assistance and campus resource tables will be featured on the walkway on these days, passing out information and answering any questions you might have.

NOONtrition (Live Food Demo): Apple Slaw - Open to All Stan State Students!
Friday, 9/24
12:00 PM
Get the Recipe Card
Zoom Join
Join our monthly food demonstration in collaboration with Basic Needs and Health Education and Promotion. Students will use provided ingredients* and follow along in preparing healthy, affordable, easy meals and snacks.  

Check out previous Food Demos, include Eggs 3-Ways, Overnight Oats, Banana Muffins, and more on the Stan State Housing YouTube Channel!

*Food demo supply bags will be available for pick up from the Warrior Food Pantry on Wed., 9/22. Supply is limited to first come first served.

National Better Breakfast Day
Sunday, 9/26
Instagram Contest
You could win a MINI DASH WAFFLE MAKER! Follow @stanreslife on Instagram for more information on how to enter and win. Earn bonus entries by attending NOONtrition on Friday, 9/24!


Academic & Personal Support 

Study Night
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 PM
Outside the Academic Hub (Village 1)
Study Nights provide students with an opportunity to study, enjoy academic fellowship, and have some snacks for a little study boost. Bring your laptop and books, grab a table, or head back to your apartment and get your study on! A Peer Academic Coach hosts each Study Night and is available to assist you during that time. 

  • Tuesday, August 31 - Eduardo
  • Thursday, September 2 – Jackie
  • Tuesday, September 7 – Jordan
  • Thursday, September 9 – Johnny
  • Tuesday, September 14 – Diane
  • Thursday, September 16 – Rachel
  • Tuesday, September 21 – Esperanza
  • Thursday, September 23 – Miranda
  • Tuesday, September 28 – Diane
  • Thursday, September 30 –  Eduardo

Drop-In Academic Advising with Juliana
Every Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Academic Hub
Have questions for Juliana but haven't scheduled an appointment? Drop by the Academic Hub during her open door hours and have your questions answered!

Drop-In Success Support with the Student Success Interns
Academic Hub Open Hours
Monday - Thursday: 1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Sundays: 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Angie and Vi can help you with the various class platforms like Canvas and provide tools to help you be successful this semester! They are a great resource and, if they aren't able to assist, they can help you set up an appointment with Juliana for additional tools.

Psychological Counseling Services
If you have questions about the Psychological Counseling remote services or if you would like to connect with their staff, please call them at 209-667-3381. For more information about counseling services for students, please check out the Psychological Counseling Services website.

 After Hours Support is available by calling the Psychological Counseling Services phone number above and following the prompts to be connected with the after-hours secured service.

Try the new TAO Service

Need a moment to unwind and distress?
Try an app like Headspace or Calm which offer daily meditations, reminders, and tips for stress-relief.

LinkedIn Learning
Did you know you have access to LinkedIn Learning with your email address? LinkedIn Learning offers hundreds of free courses on everything from career development to project management. You can access LinkedIn Learning through your student portal.


    RA & PAC Floor Events 

    RA and PAC floor events are hosted by your Resident Assistant and/or Peer Academic Coach. These events are designed for and meant to be attended by residents of that RA or PAC's community. 

    Plant Away
    Hosted by: Jasmine V.
    Wednesday, 9/1
    4:00 – 5:30 PM
    Community Center Pool
    Join me in planting flowers as a way of relaxing and socializing with others. Create a beautiful plant by caring for it through the semester.

    Rock Painting
    Hosted by: Vanessa
    Friday, 9/3
    5:00 – 6:30 PM
    Village 1 Lawn
    Get in touch with nature by rock painting with your fellow neighbors.

    Gaming Social
    Hosted by: Roxy
    Monday, 9/6
    5:00 – 7:00 PM
    Zoom Join
    Play video games with other people within the community! 

    DIY Night
    Hosted by: Jackie
    Wednesday, 9/8
    7:00 – 8:00 PM
    Community Center Pool
    Need to add a little pizzazz to your desk? Why not design your own pencil holder! Residents can come and paint and design their own pencil holder.

    Rock Painting
    Hosted by: Esperanza
    Wednesday, 9/10
    4:00 – 5:30 PM
    Community Center Pool
    Join me for this great activity and engage with other residents at a safe distance. Rock painting is also a way to express yourself through painting.

    Chalkboard Decoration Night
    Hosted by: Ruben
    Friday, 9/10
    5:00 - 6:00 PM
    Village 2 Lawn
    Come decorate your apartment chalkboard and make it your own with your roommates.

    Community Check In’s
    These meetings will be scheduled by your RA the week of 9/13 – 9/18.

    Journal Decorating with Alex!
    Hosted by: Alex
    Monday, 9/13
    5:00 – 6:30 PM
    Great Lawn
    Join Alex to decorate pocket-size journals! This is a great way to meet other neighbors on your floor! Pick up materials from 5pm-6pm at the table in front of door 309. See you there!!

    Garden Life
    Hosted by: Yvette
    Monday, 9/13
    5:00 – 7:00 PM
    Village 3 Lawn
    Come take part in creating your own greenhouse using a Ziplock bag and wet paper towel. You can witness the process of germinating seeds and later plant them in pots.

    Campus Resource Kahoot
    Hosted by: Laysha
    Tuesday, 9/14
    5:00 – 7:00 PM
    Zoom Join 
    Test your knowledge on the various campus resources we have to offer.

    Bob Ross Paint Night
    Hosted by: Cristina
    Wednesday, 9/15
    6:00 – 7:00 PM
    Village 2 Lawn
    Follow a Bob Ross Tutorial and vote on the best creation.

    Post-It for You Thoughts
    Hosted by: Jordan
    Thursday, 9/16
    3:00 – 4:30 PM
    Village 3 Pool
    Let’s create an Affirmation Jar and fill it with positive notes!

    Memory Jar Painting
    Hosted by: Rachel
    Friday, 9/17
    2:00 – 3:00 PM
    Great Lawn
    We will be decorating Mason Jars intended to store all your memories from this year! These also function as great pencil holders, reusable drink holders, or anything else you can imagine!

    Home Planting
    Hosted by: Mirian
    Friday, 9/17
    5:30 – 6:30 PM
    Village 2 Lawn
    Everyone is welcome to come and decorate a pot for their plant. Pots and plants are limited to first come, first serve.

    Bingo Night
    Hosted by: Eric
    Friday, 9/17
    7:00 – 8:30 PM
    Great Lawn
    Come and compete against fellow residents for a chance to win Stan State merchandise.

    Desert Meeting
    Hosted by: Christine
    Sunday, 9/19
    5:00 – 6:30 PM
    Great Lawn
    Join your neighbors in Village 3 to paint suncatchers.

    Paint Night
    Hosted by: Diane
    Monday, 9/20
    4:00 – 5:00 PM
    Outside Academic Hub
    Join me for a paint night outside of the academic hub! All supplies will be provided, just bring your creative side!

    Crafting Night
    Hosted by: Jasmine G.
    Wednesday, 9/22
    5:00 – 7:00 PM
    Great Lawn
    Come out and join your fellow floor mates in a night of fun activities. There will be crafting kits and painting activities. Spend some time out of your dorm and take a break from work to have fun with your neighbors and get to know them better.

    Fall Kick-Off
    Hosted by: Yvette
    Wednesday, 9/22
    5:00 – 8:00 PM
    Great Lawn
    This event will include fun games and an opportunity to meet residents on your floor! Participants will have the opportunity to enter a raffle.

    I-see Icee
    Hosted by: Shayal
    Thursday, 9/23
    5:00 – 6:00 PM
    Community Center Pool
    I-see Icee will be a fun and social event for Warriors to mingle and get to know each other. There will be an opportunity to discuss some of the goals and visions we have for the following year as well as some time to share how the beginning of the semester has been for all attending residents.

    Craft Night: Bead Bracelets
    Hosted by: Miranda
    Monday, 9/27
    3:00 – 5:00 PM
    Community Center Pool
    Stop by and have some fun with your neighbors and create some cool bead bracelets!

    Hosted by: Johnny
    Monday, 9/27
    6:00 PM
    Johnny will send you the Zoom Join!
    Play a game of Pictionary while talking over Zoom.

    Glow In the Dark Utimate Frisbee
    Hosted by: Eduardo
    Tuesday, 9/28
    8:00 - 9:00 PM
    Great Lawn
    All residents are welcome to join; choose a team and play this fun night-time lawn game. Residents will be given glow sticks to wear that represent each team. This is a non-contact, self-refereed team sport played with a flying disc frisbee.

    Loving Yourself
    Hosted by: Tianna
    Thursday, 9/30
    3:00 – 4:00 PM
    Village 1 Lawn
    Come out to the Village 1 Lawn to participate and learn self-care methods to use on your own. Some supplies will be things like journals, plants, and painting.

    RA-Hosted Community Events 

    RA-hosted Community Events are open to all residents in the Village.

    Thrill Time! Outdoor Scary Movie Night
    Hosted by: Shayal and Jasmine V.
    Friday, 9/3
    8:00 – 10:00 PM
    Great Lawn
    Enjoy an outdoor movie night premiering Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. All residents are invited to bring their friends, favorite snacks and blankets to kick back and enjoy the screening.

    Lawn Games
    Hosted by: Eric and Vanessa
    Friday, 9/10
    5:00 – 7:30 PM
    Great Lawn
    Show up and show out. Compete against other residents and meet people. Snacks and music will be provided.

    Natural Dyes
    Hosted by: Tianna and Jasmine P.
    Monday, 9/13
    6:00 – 7:00 PM
    Great Lawn
    Come out and tie dye your own material using natural dyes from blueberries, red cabbage, and turmeric. These are great alternatives to less sustainable dyes we utilize, and this teaches you that produce never have to go to waste again! Just make sure to bring your own item to dye!

    Speed Friending Crumbl Social
    Hosted by: Alex and Roxy
    Monday, 9/20
    6:00 – 7:00 PM
    Great Lawn
    Do you want to meet other people within our Stan State communities? Maybe even eat some awesome Crumbl cookies? Come by to enjoy both! We'll have speed friending activities for all to enjoy and meet other people! Regular and almond milk will be available for those who enjoy milk and cookies! Seating is limited.

    Pumpkin Painting
    Hosted by: Ruben and Christine
    Wednesday, 9/29
    5:00 – 6:30 PM
    Community Center Pool
    We will be supplying the first twenty-five residents to RSVP a miniature foam pumpkin to decorate. This experience will allow you to come together with other residents and bond over a small craft that will get you in the Halloween spirit.


    LLC Events 

    LLC Events are hosted by Living Learning Community Resident Assistants or Peer Academic Coaches, and are meant to by attended residents of those communities. 

    Social Justice Button Making
    Hosted by: Jackie
    Wednesday, 9/22
    7:00 – 8:00 PM
    Village 1 Lawn
    Want to customize and make your own buttons? Well now is your chance! Residents are welcome to pre-print images to convert into a button. Or, if you are confident enough in your drawing skills, you can hand-draw a button!

    Meet Your Elevate Community
    Hosted by: Diane and Miranda
    Friday, 9/24
    4:00 – 6:00 PM
    Great Lawn
    Play lawn games with your PAC & Elevate community!

    Elevate 2.0 Community Meeting
    Hosted by: Diane and Miranda
    Wednesday, 9/29
    6:00 – 8:00 PM
    Outside the Academic Hub 
    Elevate 2.0 students in the community will get to meet and create a vision board. A Vision Board is a collage of images and words that that you should display in a prominent place to remind you WHY you do what you do every day; images and words that spark your motivation and remind you of your values, goals, or dreams. It could also be filled with things that inspire you or leave you feeling happy. At the end, residents will get a picture frame to hang up their vision board.



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