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September 21, 2011

Social Action Week is a time to raise awareness about social justice issues and offer opportunities for students to connect with local community groups.

Social Action Week flierThe week will feature workshops, the Social Action Fair and Office of Community Engagement Block Party, as well as events and speakers that illuminate important issues.  No matter what your personal passion or cause, Social Action Week can provide you with tips on how to get started or move forward.


Tuesday, September 20

General Relief Advocacy Project Training (Homelessness Prevention Project) 5 - 8 pm, Salisbury Young Reel Bad Arabs Screening 7 - 9 pm; Mosher 1  

Wednesday, September 21

Introducing Social Action to your Student Organization  5:45 - 7:15 pm; Salisbury-Young  

Thursday, September 22

Social Action Fair and Office of Community Engagement Block Party...

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September 1, 2011

Imagine the JSC Quad.  It's lined with tables hosting over 100 student organizations and campus departments.  There's music playing, and Pulse or the Dance Team, or Cheer Team is performing at the far end of the Quad.  Welcome to Oxy's annual Involvement Fair! ... Read More

August 28, 2011

In case you haven't been around campus, you should know....they're here!  Momentum has been building with the return of RAs, OxyEngage, OCore/OTeam, and athletes...but now it is official...the first year students have arrived!  Move in was Saturday and Orientation is well underway.  With the returning students coming back over the next day or two, that means it's time for the fun to really begin.  What does that mean?

This coming weekend, the Office of Student Life (web) (Facebook), Programming Board (web), Athletics (...

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July 28, 2011

This weekend, check out the Outdoor Cinema Food Fest as they set up "the ultimate picnic" at the LA State Historic Park.  The Fest is a great way to get out and enjoy an evening of great movies, music, and food trucks.  Just hop on the bus or metro and come down for a wonderful evening.  It's just a short walk from the Chinatown metro station.This cost is just $10 for entry and you can buy tickets on their website. Doors open at 5:30pm giving you an hour to find your seat before the band State to State goes on at 6:30pm.  During all this time, you'...

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July 17, 2011

It's a new service being put out by the Office of Student Life to help Oxy students find out some of the best events taking place on campus and around campus.

We want this to become a central space for you to find out what to do when you are bored or looking for something interesting to stimulate your mind or interests. No matter how you like to get your info, you can stay connected with Oxy411.  We're on Facebook and Twitter (@Oxy411) as well as here.  We'll send out updates in one of those venues as we get interesting info on upcoming events.  Feel free to explore and be sure to share this with your friends!

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