Chancellor's Associates Scholars Program
e-Newsletter | March 2017
Community Corner
Winter Quarter

Greetings Chancellor's Associates Scholars and CASP community,

We hope winter quarter has been off to a great start! For this third month of the new calendar year, and Week 8 of the Winter Quarter, we curated information focusing on opportunities to explore your academic and career field interests.  Make sure to review the table of contents below to browse through different opportunities. 
We also encourage you to visit the CASP day-to-day calendar of events to help you keep up-to-date with CASP. You can find the calendar by clicking on "CASP Calendar" on the homepage.

As always, feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns at casp@ucsd.edu, (858) 534-8366 or stop by the CASP office on the 5th Floor of the Student Services Center (suite #555).


In this issue you will find:
housinginfoIMPORTANT HOUSING INFORMATION & DEADLINES
Housing Interest List for non-residents
The Spring Quarter Housing Interest List opens March 1st. We have available space in our residence halls and apartments, for those who are currently commuters and would like to live on campus for the remainder of this academic year.
 
Room Selection for Current Residents
Room Selection eligibility emails were emailed to the UC San Diego email address of all current on-campus residents.  The Room Selection contracting process begins in mid-April.  Current residents can visit Room Selection website for more information.
 
Spring Break for Current Residents
All residence halls and apartments for undergraduate students will remain open during Spring Break.  Select Dining locations and Markets will be open. Check our Menu, Locations, and Hours Page for specific locations and hours.
 
Summer Housing Program
Information pertaining to eligibility, sessions and housing rates for our summer programs will be posted on our housing webpage March 1st. Please feel free to email any questions regarding summer house to summerhousing@ucsd.edu .
 
OceanView is now open!
This newly renovated restaurant at Marshall College features 3 platforms: Spice, 3rd Kitchen and Counter Culture.  These platforms feature stone hearth pizzas, salad bar, Halal friendly cuisine and Glatt Kosher certified cuisine, as well as a 24/7 coffee and gelato bar.
 

summersession2017SUMMER SESSION 2017
UC San Diego Summer Session 2017








Session 1: July 3-August 5
Session 2: August 7-September 9
Special Session: June 18-September 22


AREscholarshipASSOCIATION OF RAZA EDUCATORS SCHOLARSHIP

Association of Raza Educators (ARE) Scholarship 

The Association of Raza Educators (A.R.E.) is awarding an educational scholarship to graduating High School Senior(s) entering college and college student(s) currently enrolled in Community College or University. A.R.E. believes in continuing to support students who are on a path of pursuing a college education in an effort to continue promoting academic success, community responsibility, and a commitment towards social justice. The A.R.E. Scholarship aims to support the dreams, efforts, and aspirations of college bound students so that they can earn their college education and allow for all of their hard work and sacrifices to persevere. Our A.R.E. scholarship strives to make a difference in our communities and our world by supporting the DREAMS of our students.

The deadline to apply is March
 10, 2017
For more information, and to apply, please visit their official website: ARE Scholarship
UGessaycontestCESAR E. CHAVEZ UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT ESSAY AWARD

Cesar E. Chavez Undergraduate Student Essay Contest Award

In honor of César E. Chávez the UCSD Undergraduate Student Essay Contest award will recognize students who have demonstrated commitment to the advancement of César's core values at UCSD and abroad.  Winners will receive the monetary prizes and recognition in UCSD media publications.


Prize Recipients will be asked to attend the  César E. Chávez Celebration Kickoff Luncheon on Monday, April, 3rd  in the Price Center Ballroom.
 
Applications must be submitted by Friday, March 17, 2017, 11:59 PM.
Please direct all questions to cesarchavezcelebrate@ucsd.edu
nativesymposiumNATIVE SYMPOSIUM

Native Symposium 2017 March 1-3
This three day celebration consists of films, discussion-based panels, and a musical and artist performance. 

mujermariposaMUJER MARIPOSA: WOMXN ON THE PERIPHERY


thinkbigTHINK BIG: DREAM & VISION WORKSHOP
Open to All Undergrads!


hiddenfiguresHIDDEN FIGURES FILM SCREENING
  

finalcountdownTHE FINAL COUNTDOWN

The F inal Countdown
  March 15, 2017 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Study with Warren and Transfer Commutter Commission or take a study break and decorate mini succulents.  FREE Starbucks coffee and pastries!

For more information please contact
edfairEDUCATION CAREER FAIR

CASPstudyjamCASP STUDY JAM
Everyone is Welcome! 


collectiveARTS, HUMANITIES, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES COLLETIVE

Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Collective

hmp3HMP3 @ THE RAZA RESOURCE CENTRO

ASPbooklendingSPACES BOOKLENDING PROGRAM




tritonfoodpantry
TRITON FOOD PANTRY


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