Campus Updates

May25

Spring 2018, Week 9

Categories // Campus Updates

The Campus will be closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day.

Valuable Resources for Students: News to Know

Check out the following article, written by student Katelyn Barry, about resources every student should know about. https://umpqua.edu/news/114-top-news/news/1646-valuable-resources-for-students

ASUCC Raffle

ASUCC is raffling off an Amazon Kindle Fire and a “Start Your Summer off Right” kit (includes two chairs, two beach towels, and thermoflask water bottles.).Tickets are $1 each. All proceeds go toward sponsoring a child to attend UCC's summer camps. Purchase tickets at the Information Desk in the Student Center.

Upcoming Events and Activities

May 26 – Geology Club 18 Hole Disc Golf Fundraiser. From 9am-3pm on the campus grounds. $20; $15 for UCC students with a student ID and children under 10. Free Disc while supplies last. Register day of event at the Snyder Fountain located by Taphoythya Hall. For more information, text or call Amy Lewis at 541-670-4955 or on Facebook at UCC Roc Toss.

May 29 – Symphonic Band Concert from 7:30-9pm in WFA Centerstage Theatre.

May 31 – Certificates of Appreciation. From 10am-1pm in the Student Center. Please stop by and create a certificate of appreciation for someone in your life who has helped you to become a better version of yourself.

June 1 - Dialog with Deb. 11:30am-1:00pm in ESB 15. Please join Dr. Thatcher for “Dialogue with Deb." This is your opportunity to ask questions, listen to others, and be aware of Dr. Thatcher’s vision for UCC. These sessions are open to faculty, staff, and students.

June 1 - Umpqua Singers and Big Horn Jazz Band. At 7:30pm in WFA Centerstage. UCC Performing Arts presents the Umpqua Singers and the Big Horn Jazz Band seasonal concert.

June 2- Champions Challenge Obstacle Course Race. Registration begins at 7:30am; first heat is at 9am. The top 10 overall compete against each other in the championship final round!

June 2 – Town Hall Meeting with Oregon Senator Floyd Prozanski (Dist. 4 - South Lane County/Douglas County). At 9:30am in Taphoytha Hall 14. He will be answering questions regarding concerns of area constituents. This is a great opportunity for students to speak their minds to those elected to represented us.

June 5 – Certificates of Appreciation. From 10am-1pm in the Student Center. Please stop by and create a certificate of appreciation for someone in your life who has helped you to become a better version of yourself.

June 6 – Faculty Lecture Series with Dr. Jillanne Michell. From 11am-Noon in WFA Centerstage Theatre. "Shakespearean Comedy and Tragedy: Approaches to A Midsummer Night's Dream and Romeo and Juliet"

June 7 – RiverHawk Trail Walk. All day, starting at the southeast side of campus near WCH parking lot and ending at the backside of the Gym. A walk in nature to destress before finals week. The walk is hosted by a team of students from the Small Group Communications class. The trail walk takes 10-15 minutes. Water, snacks, and a game of cornhole await you at the end of the walk.

ASUCC and Club Meetings

ASUCC Leadership Board meets every Tuesday from Noon – 1pm in the Bistro in the Student Center. Meetings are open to the public and students invited and encouraged to attend. The next meeting is May 29.

Club meetings will be updated as they are scheduled:

  • Debate Club – Meets every Wednesday from Noon-1pm in TAP 17
  • Engineering Club – Meets every other Friday at Noon in JH 16, next meeting is June 8
  • Forestry Club – Meets May 31 from 10:30-11:30am in SCI 16
  • Geology Club – Meets every Wednesday from Noon-1pm in HNSC 212
  • QSA – Meets every Tuesday from 1pm-2pm in JH 10

Volunteer Opportunity on Campus

Athletics is seeking volunteers to help with Field Day on June 1 – all day. Green and Winchester Elementary Schools will be bringing 500 youth to participate in outdoor activities. Volunteers are needed to assist and also to participate alongside the youth. If you are interested in volunteering an hour (or more of your time on Friday, June 1, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Volunteer Opportunities in the Community

Roseburg High School Grad Night Party. RHS is seeking volunteers to help with set up, take down and other activities related to the grad night party at Roseburg. Visit www.RHSgradnight.com to claim a volunteer spot or contact Sandra at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Sutherlin Visitors Center is seeking students interested in helping at the Visitors Center. If you are interested, contact Melissa at 541-459-5829

Information Tables in the Student Center Lobby

  • May 29 - United Communities Americorps from 8:30am-1pm
  • June 7 – Army Recruiters from 11am-1pm