17th Ave Hall
When: Ideally once a week, that date and time are tbd
Where: Game room
Come hang out and enjoy the bachelor while spoiling your skin and enjoying snacks!
When: Every other Friday
Where: 5th floor East lounge
As a stress reliever, we would like to create a mobile ball pit for the residents of our floor. Classes can make the weekdays drag on, and we want the people of our floor to look forward to the weekend and to bond and grow more connected as community members.
A group for the members of the Chinese Language and Culture LLC
Where: Either a second floor lounge, or potentially rent out the confer
A setting to give anyone who wants to an opportunity to be involved in playing a campaign of Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition!
When: Monday at 7:00
Where: Room 359
We will get together every Monday night for facemasks, watching The Voice, and enjoy various snacks.
When: Every Sunday at 12:00PM except 10/28&11/25-7:20 PM
Where: Fifth Floor Lounge
Eat Buffalo Wild Wings and watch the Vikings Play. If the Vikings are not playing on Sunday we will watch the 12:00 game on FOX or CBS
Where: Room 365
We are going to eat fresh and healthy foods while also pampering our faces!
When: 1st Wednesday of the month at 7 PM
Come meet your health advocates and learn about healthy living!
When: We meet tradtionally every Wednesday (Please email dleflore@umn.
Where: 17th Ave Fire Place Lounge
The Huntley House brings together students with shared interests, motivation, and culture in an on-campus residence hall. This retention initiative seeks to increase the retention rates for African and African American males at the U. Programs designed for and by the community are open to all males who identify as African and African American
When: Once a week, Tuesday nights at 7pm.
Where: 6th floor TV lounge
Watch law & order svu while eating!
It’s a group where we can all come and paint our nails and spill tea and gossip to destress.
When: Every other Thursday; twice a month; 8:00 PM
Where: Sixth Floor Lounge 642
we are going to eat food and watch movies
Where: Sixth Floor Lounge
We love doing our nails, and painting nails is a way that we practice self-care. Come relax, have a snack, and paint your nails!
We will order Rock Band with our funds, and then use it in hall to support many group get-together to facilitate community growth.
When: Whenever RuPaul's Drag Race airs (and I'm not working :/)
Where: 6th Floor Lounge or Fireplace Lounge if unavailable
A group of people who meet up and watch RuPaul's Drag Race. We will begin by finishing up this season of RuPaul's Drag Race: All Stars and continue watching whatever masterpieces our problematic mother Ru whips up. Open to all my dear LGBTQ buddies as well as all of the lovely straight allies. You really don't have to be a diehard fan to join. We can get you caught up!
Discussion events and field trips for the Social Justice Action community and others who want to discuss/participate in advocacy, activism, and/or allyship.
When: Every Sunday, 1pm
Where: Vary every week coffee shop/lounge areas in 17th
A girl group getting together to drink the tea and get to know each other and the campus ??????
When: Sunday feb 3rd
Where: 5th floor lounge
Super Bowl viewing party
When: February 2nd
Where: Fireplace Lounge
One final day of football. Tons is fun and cheering.
When: Weekend Nights
Where: East 1st Floor Lounge
We get together on the weekends to play
When: TBD, meets bi-weekly and on popular holidays
Where: First Floor Lounge and Student Kitchen
Being alone on the holidays can be pretty difficult, but don't worry...we have a group for you! Come celebrate Halloween, Christmas, Thanksgiving, Valentine's Day, Spring, and other holidays with your fellow Bailey Residents. Enjoy cocoa on cold days, destress during finals week, and decorate your room to make Bailey feel more like home. You can even suggest your own activities and we may be able to cover it! Cocoa and Crafts will provide seasonal food, drinks, and activities during every group meeting. Hope to see you soon! If interested contact: email@example.com
When: First and third Sundays of every month.
Where: Bailey Hall Main Lounge
Addicted to coffee? Us too! Join our small, caffeine addicted group as we explore the Twin Cities...one coffee shop at a time. Every first and third Sunday we will travel to a new cafe or roastery to taste the best the cities have to offer. Maybe you will find a new study spot, favorite drink, or lifelong friend along the way. Every gathering will be a latte fun!
Where: Various escape rooms around the TC & St.Paul
Love Escape Rooms?! We do too! A group just trying to get some funding to alleviate the heavy price of escape rooms! Welcoming those of all levels from professionals to first-timers! Super easy to learn and super fun!
When: Thursdays at 7
Where: Rock Bottom
Every Thursday nights we would do face masks to de-stress and socialize, to take a break from homework.
Where: Rock Bottom
The FETCH Group will allow the residents and CAs of the FETCH LLC to better get to know each other and support each other while learning about what all it takes to train a future service dog as well as what an inspiring experience it is.
Where: The 3rd floor East wing lounge
A casual group get together to eat snacks, drink tea, and be accepted. We aim to create a strong connection among the LGBT and supporting in Bailey hall so no one feels out of place. Allies are very welcome.
When: every other sunday night at 7pm, maybe saturday
Where: Most likely Rockbottom, but we might use the student kitchens in
A baking group by and for Bailey residents with the intent of feeding bailey students and staff and creating a piece of home in our new residence! We provide an outlet for amateur bakers and we take requests for specific treats from a student's home, within the limits of our time, equipment and budget. While family recipes and a requestor's assistance are helpful, especially with baked goods our bakers may not have experience with making, they are not necessary! However, if recipes are not provided, the requestor should be aware that the result may not be exactly what they had in mind. Note: Every other week, myself or a small group of our most frequent bakers will select a treat to make and post a sign-up sheet for bakers, so we know how much in terms of ingredients to buy.
Where: 1st Floor Lounge
We emphasize having fun and building relationships in college to adjust to our first year in post-secondary schooling. We hope to attend concerts, holiday events, plays, painting classes, the Como Zoo, culinary experiences, outdoor activities and many more to diversify our experiences while living on the St. Paul campus.
When: February 8th (FRIDAY)
Where: Gopher HOLE or the small lounge by the music rooms
On February 8th, Ariana Grande is releasing her highly anticipated follow up album to "Sweetener." I have found that there are a lot of Ariana Grande fans in Centennial who are as excited as myself so I want to have a small party on Friday February 8th and get some snacks. We will stream the album and have fun and do a good community activity.
When: Tuesday nights, 8:30pm
Where: Basement Laundry Room Centennial
A place to make friends and to bond over laundry. While also assisting people with laundry needs.
When: Sundays at 5:15 PM from 6:30 PM
Where: Lobby of Centennial then we will walk to the RecWell
Finding time to be active and take care of your body is extremely difficult while juggling a busy college schedule. The Booty Full group was created to form a community of people of all fitness levels who want invest in themselves, form healthy exercise habits, and support each other & have fun while doing so. Our group will go to group fitness classes together (or just workout together) and then have smoothies afterwards. We will start off going to Yoga Sculpt at 5:30pm on Sunday nights, and we can expand to other times throughout the week as well. (Disclaimer: fitness passes will not be provided, but we can put a portion of our budget to alleviating some of it's cost if needed.)
When: Special Celebrations
Where: The Basement
This group would be dedicated towards decorating the basement living area for any special occasion such as Halloween, Winter, Spring, Birthdays, or other special celebrations. We would also put up general, non celebratory decorations to keep the dorm area looking nice!
Where: Basement Lounge
CAHL is a group of Health Advocates living Centennial who wants to promote mental, physical, and sexual health. Throughout the year, we will be learning and studying health and would love to share the information with the residence students.you
When: 8pm Wednesdays
Where: Centennial Hall Lounge
Christian student group
When: Every other Sunday at 9:00am
Where: Meet in the Centennial Lobby to then travel to the day's officia
Coffee Club is a bi-weekly club where students go out for coffee and conversation. This club will meet every other Sunday at 9:00 am to visit a different coffee spot in Minneapolis. While experiencing different roasts and blends, group members will also experience different atmospheres from coffee shop to shop. Hopefully, members will be able to scout out their own favorite study spot.
When: Every Thursday at 6:30 pm
Where: Centennial Lobby Couches
Come join your fellow Centennial food connoisseurs on our weekly search for great food in the Stadium Village and Dinky Town areas! We go to a new food establishment every week and bond over sushi, pasta, burritos, and more. Ditch your routine dish and explore what the local area has to offer.
When: Tuesdays 7:30pm
Where: Meet in Centennial lobby, conquer an elevator
Elevator Music is a group that entertains passengers of the elevators with live music. We gather in the lobby to determine which elevator we will be performing in and we simply play music in order to bond with one another and provide tunes for riders.
When: Friday the 16th of November
Where: We would like to use the big kitchen near the men's bathroom to
We are going to have a one time Friendsgiving dinner in Centennial for our floor where we cook some of the food and buy some other pre-made items. I am also the Health Advocate so I want to use this as an excuse to showcase some of the healthy alternatives that are available to people during the holiday season.
Where: The lobby kitchen?
We bake holiday treats and do arts and crafts.
When: Every Friday at 11pm
Where: B75 basement lounge
Every Friday night we sit in the basement and talk about our days and bond with our house :))
When: TBD, most likely on Sunday- not sure if every week, or every oth
Where: B75/ Gopher Hole
Watching movies with House 1 residents. Getting together to destress and watch a movie.
When: Thursdays @ 8 pm
Where: Basement lounge of centennial -- West side (NOT the gopher hole)
Every week we will get together, eat some pineapple and try to find the pineapple in every episode of Psych! It is a comedy about a regular guy, Shawn Spencer, posing as a psychic in SBPD solving crimes with his friend Gus. It will be a great way to meet new people and connect with this great show. Even if you have not seen it before it will be so fun! This will be a place to go to relax and laugh every week.
When: October 23rd at 7PM
Where: Centennial Kitchen
A group for those interested to explore what fall activities Minnesota has to offer and build community through pumpkin patch picking and carving pumpkins together
Learn business, entrepreneurship, and design skills by planning and launching your own apparel brand.
When: Twice a month on Tuesday's, starting either at 7pm
Where: The Gopher Hole in Centennial
Twice a month we will watch a RomCom that is voted by on our instagram @centenlovesromcoms
Where: 5th floor lounge
We watch romance movies or sad movies and chill and talk about them
When: the meetings will rotate days to allow flexibility but it will a
Where: gopher hole
I am the CA on my floor, and I am creating a group to help facilitate connection. I am hoping to meet once a week in the gopher hole and provide some coffee and tea as well as a social study space for my residents and their friends
When: Every Tuesday Evening
Get Sushi on Tuesday nights
When: 1st Sunday of the month at 4pm
Where: Gopher Hole
We are a group of residents passionate about sustainability and want to promote better education on how to recycle and compost on campus, specifically in the residence halls.
When: The 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month at 6:30 pm
Where: The Gopher Hole Study Room
"Just a bunch of girls havin fun, doin face masks, and cookin up a good time." The single ladies strives to create a fun and welcoming environment for people in single rooms (men are welcome too) We will host bi-weekly activities to spend time building community and participating in things such as game nights, cooking, self care and other.
Where: 6th floor lounge
People get together to learn yo-yo tricks from each other
When: Thursday Nights at 5pm
Where: Tsev Hmoob LLC Hallways, and rooms
Meet up weekly to learn the culinary of different Asian foods and build community.
Where: work room of comstock
We get together and plan out our monthly spreads with nice pens and fun doodles!
When: Halloween October 31, 2018
Where: Third floor east lounge
We want to host a 1 time event in the lounge on Halloween for our floor. We would have Raising Canes and candy for third floor east residents, and the event would be a costume party as well. The primary purpose would be to get to know our floor better as well as have a fun Halloween celebration.
When: Tuesdays 7-9
Comstock staff gets together Tuesday night's to dip some chips and de-stress.
Where: fourth floor comstock
we want to build a stronger community for the fourth floor
When: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
Where: 6th Floor room, Ballroom, or 5th Floor Lounge
We are a group that meets 2 to 3 times a week and let out all of our stress the best way we know how: yelling, laughing, and playing with cards
When: Bi-weekly on Monday's
Where: Either First Floor West lounge or in my room W116
A game night at Comstock hall where the winner (or winners) get to take home the game played that night. We would need funds to purchase board games to give away as prizes.
Watch movies and do arts and crafts with snacks. Bring your own crafts or participate in the structured activity.
Group put together by the Comstock Health Advocates to promote healthy living. The group will meet for event once or twice a month to bring awareness to the Health Advocate program as well as resources available to residents.
Will be meeting up to go to cool concerts in the cities and explore the night life! We'll try to go to a concert every month and will be mixing up the genres so not everyone has to attend a concert if they don't want to. Update (1/15/19): Second outing will be to see Young the Giant at the Palace Theater on February 24th! Buy tickets individually (general admission). Metro tickets will be paid for if you contact me (see email listed above) before Monday February 18th. Time and meeting place before concert TBD.
We are a group full of people that are dedicating themselves to bettering their bodies and physical lifestyles, which is an essential part of one's mental lifestyle as well. Such activities include exercising, working out, and eating healthy foods.
Where: Fifth floor lounge
We will meet approximately a few times a month to discuss, try, and promote healthy eating. We will make trips to local farmers markets and grocery stores to purchase fruits, vegetables and healthy alternatives.
This group is for musicians of all sill levels to come together to "jam" together. This will take the form of playing written music, improvising music, and composing/writing our own music as a group. We want this to be an opportunity for musicians who enjoy playing their instrument to meet as a group to make music together. This group is meant to be accepting of musicians of any skill who play any instrument. This will create a unique sound and a fun experience for all.
A community club to enjoy the great game of Minecraft.
When: February 24th at 6:30 pm
Where: Comstock 3rd Floor Lounge
We would like to host an Oscar viewing party in the 3rd floor lounge for our floor. We would like to have food and everyone would dress up as if we were attending the actual Oscars!
When: On packer gamedays
Watching the packer games while eating some snacks
When: Fridays, weekly
A nail design group.
Where: either the front area of the cafeteria of G floor in Comstock or
We will hang back and relax with each other while doing things such as face masks, nails, watching movies, socializing, and taking set breaks from studying in general to ensure that we have times to focus on ourselves!
When: Sunday Evenings
Listen to Jazz music and try different methods of crocheting.
We eat different soups from around the world and then study.
Where: One of the lounges
We get together and eat sushi
When: 1st and 3rd Sunday evening of every month
Where: 1st floor West lounge
Group of students getting together to de-stress for the upcoming week, talk about concerns, eat sushi, and enjoy each others company.
When: Sunday night
Where: Basement. Kitchen and table area.
Twice a month, we would like to cook various pastas and color in adult coloring books, as a means of relieving stress and bonding in our busy college lives. During exam weeks or times we have and extra work load, we can replace coloring with studying.
When: Every Wednesday from 6 to 8
Where: In the Ballroom.
We all have dreams and aspirations of playing in a band and making music so that's exactly what this group is, capitalizing on those passions to come together to make & play great music.
The TCCC is a group promoting community by getting students together to experience various fun activities the Twin Cities have to offer. This includes outdoor recreation, dining out, visiting venues for fine / performing arts, attending seasonal events, exploring the cities and the attractions they offer, plus more! We hope that not only will this relieve stress, it will make local and foreign students alike come to think of Minneapolis as a home.
It’s a group to help get gamers together and have fun.
When: Monday nights at 7
Where: 2nd floor north wing
Watching bachelor/bachelorette together on Monday nights
When: Monday's 7 to 9 pm until mid March (actual date TBD)
Where: Second floor lobby
Get together every Monday night to watch the Bachelor and discuss who we think is going to win. Make a group Bachelor Bracket and edit it each episode as girls leave the show.
When: 11/9, 9 PM to 11 PM
Where: Frontier Hall Main Lounge
The group aims to celebrate the festival of Diwali in Frontier's main lounge on 11/9
As a group we walk around campus to find dogs to pet, or we go to PAWS as a group and pet the dogs there
Where: Frontier Kitchenette
The intent of the group is to provide a place to make food for any residents of Frontier Hall. It's being created in order to provide a time and resources to practice cooking. This is the place to be if you want to learn new recipes or cooking skills, if you want to eat great food, or just get together with friends.
When: 1st Saturday of each month at 7 pm
Where: Main Frontier Lounge
Play board games, eat snacks, have fun! If you have a game you want to play, feel free to bring it and some friends as well. We play everything from serious strategy games to party card games!
When: Last Sunday of each month @ 5:00pm
Where: Main Lounge
Celebrating your birthday without your family and friends is sad. So instead of doing that, celebrate with a bunch of people from your hall (or not) with some cake and ice cream! If you want to join go to tinyurl.com/happybirthdayclub
Where: In Frontier Kitchen
To create and cook food from around the world and to educate others on different cultures and paletts.
When: TBD. We might have one fall and one spring pretzel day.
Sometimes when life gets a little stressful you just need a pretzel day! We plan to meet and make some gourmet pretzels as inspired by The Office. Let me know if you would be interested and what weekend you would like to make them.
When: TBD, 4 times between January 2019 and May 2019!
Where: N285 Frontier Hall
Some friends from house 17 in Frontier Hall will be joining a few times to watch NHL games and eat wings. This will be half Blackhawk games and half Wild games. We would like everyone to be interested in hockey and like chicken wings!
Residents will gather together to engage in self care through facemasks, board games, and conversation.
we meet to enjoy sushi!
When: Friday Nights, specific hours to be determined later
We watch movies picked by the group and eat snacks together friday nights
When: At least once a month, but maybe more frequently depending on th
Where: 7th floor lounge to start with, but we might relocate to a coffe
A small book club for residents of floor 7 to talk read and discuss important and influential texts. Will mostly be focusing on philosophic and religious texts.
When: Every Saturday 7-9 pm
The studio will take place every Saturday night at either the terrace room or the fishbowl. It would be an open space for people to make art, whether that be drawing, painting, paper cutting or prototype making. This studio offers time and space for those who enjoy making art either for work, school, self-expression, or just to try it out.
We all have a story to tell. During our lives, our culture and and history has played a major role on shaping who we are. Coming from the Student Crossing Boarders, we have seen how these lives from all over the world have had their own struggles and learned their unique lessons. We want to create a place to share stories ,from history or your own experience, of what your country has to teach the world about. Has my county's history shaped my approach on hospitality? How does religion play a role in making my people who they are? What influence has food had in the way I care for family? What has my grandfather taught me about war? In this gathering, we are there to hear your answers and you are there to share your tale. Someone sets up a small presentation. You can cook some food and play songs if you like. Anyone is welcome to present. That means it won't be completed without the United States!
When: Friday Nights at 7 PM
Where: Terrace Room
What better way to combat the stress and tedium of hours of studying than taking a break to play some good games and socialize with friends? Our group aims to provide a weekly game night with planned activities and snacks that residents can enjoy. Our meetings will provide people opportunities to play standard board games like Risk, explore new games like the Korean game of Yute, or get to really know their peers through more interactive games such as Mafia. The combination of fun games and free food will ensure that attendees have a great time.
When: Thursdays 7-8
Play catchphrase or any other type of game that the club agrees upon while snacking on chocolate and munchies
When: Weekends and People's Birthdays
Where: Tower Kitchen, 7th Floor, 8th Floor
Building a harmonious, stress-free community through baking. We bake bread and birthday cakes from an internationally diverse set of online recipes (plus some family recipes).
Where: Middlebrook Lobby and Orchestra Hall
We are planning on going to Minnesota Orchestra concerts and discussing their programs in meetings. We also encourage members to attend the concerts of others students on campus. We may learn a piece for a final recital since many of our members play instruments themselves.
When: Every other Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
Where: 9th floor TV lounge
Dorm walls looking a little bland? Want to liven up your room for the holiday season? Then come to Cookies and Crafts where we pick one fun and cute decorative craft to do every meeting, and, of course, provide some snacks too!
By and for people who love good music on wax.
It's for birthdays
It's a group that comes together to celebrate birthdays of the people living on the 4th Floor
Where: 8th floor lounge
We will be meeting monthly starting after winter break to discuss the books we've read. We will be bringing books that are meaningful to us.
When: Before holidays
Where: 8th Floor Lounge/Tower Kitchen
We get together and make meals to celebrate major holidays.
When: Friday nights, from 5:00 to 9:00 PM
Where: Middlebrook kitchen, first floor
F.O.O.D.S. is a group aimed towards supplementing the meal options available for students, while at the same time providing them the opportunity to improve their cooking skills and meet new people. It is our goal to create meals that will be both nutritious and delicious, from a variety of different cultures. If you like food, and exploring lots of challenging and interesting new recipes, then this is the club for you!
When: Mondays 5:45-6:45
Where: Third floor tv lounge
This groups will have regular conversation hours and occasional other events all related to the French language and culture. It will replace the French LLC
Where: 12th Floor Lounge
A time where we all can enjoy some fresh, organic, fruit and have some great conversations and/or games. Winter is coming and the dash to grab extra bananas from the dining hall won't be necessary with having this group (:
When: once a week
Where: 12th floor
a time to relax and rejuvenate with snacks and facemasks
Where: Middlebrook lobby: We will travel to Les Bolstad golf course tog
We promote connectedness within the residence hall community by organizing free rounds of golf for residents at UMN's own golf course. Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. We are always happy to meet and include new members.
When: Every Thursday
Where: Floor 10 TV Lounge
We are going to get together and watch all greys anatomy episodes on Thursday nights.
When: 8-10pm on Friday, October 26
Where: Sixth Floor Lounge
A Halloween get-together with treats, pumpkins, and spooky crafts
When: Sunday nights at 7 PM
Where: 4th floor lounge
Planning & delegating responsibilities for Students Crossing Borders
When: Every Sunday at 9 pm
Where: 5th floor lounge in the TV area.
Skin care is for all genders! We get together to take care of our skin and become the glowing goddesses we are. We will also play a Queer Eye episode each meeting, but it's optional viewing. If you have questions, email email@example.com!
We play competitive CSGO matches
When: Sundays TBD
Where: Middlebrook Residence Hall
We are a club of people who like listening to music and want to explore more genres. There will be snacks! Each member will contribute various songs in a playlist and the group will meet and listen to that playlist.
When: Saturdays at 8 PM
Where: Middlebrook kitchen (first floor)
A group that meets to use alternative baking methods, from vegan to gluten-free to health-conscious and more! The baked items will always be vegan, and the group can decide each week which other alternative methods they'd like to try. The group's focus is to be very accommodating to all dietary restrictions!
Where: Fourth Floor Lounge
We get together and enjoy cuisines from various cultures. This exposure to new and exciting foods will enhance our group understanding of world culture.
When: Wednesday at 7
Female bible study affiliated with Navigators
Where: Ninth Floor Lounge
This group will be focused on painting as a way of relaxing and de-stressing from the week's activities. The goal is not to make a masterpiece of art, but rather to let go of expectation and express one's self through paint. To begin with the group will work with watercolors, but if members show intrest inother paint types we could always change. All levels of painting ability are welcome.
Where: 12th floor west wing
A casual romantic-comedy watching, robe-wearing group, filled with a variety of cheese and crackers.
When: Ever other Friday night at 8 pm
We play Settlers of Catan.
Where: Terrace Room
Group of friends coming together to celebrate the end of the semester with a fun holiday party including food, games, a gift exchange, and friendly company.
Where: Ninth Floor Lounge
We get together every Sunday to watch the NFL games that day.
When: Next meeting: Wednesday 10/31 7:00pm
Where: 3rd Floor Lounge
If you want to play tabletop games casually, join this GroupMe! We throw together meetings whenever people are available to play. https://groupme.com/join_group/43540755/TFvBOO Some games we've been playing recently: Not Alone, Kingdomino, Pictomania, Ascension, Codenames, Jackbox Party Games, and more! Feel free to bring any games you want to play!
When: Sunday Mornings
Sunday morning brunch around Minneapolis
Where: 10th Floor Lounge
Crazy children craving creative card companions. Camel
Where: Fourth Floor TV Lounge and (as group expands or for large events
The Cinephile Collective is a welcoming group of Middlebrook residents who want to share their love and interests in movies and television shows. This group is open to all and allows residents to make lasting friendships... it is the perfect escape from the stressors of college. Our motto: We will meet whenever, wherever, to watch whatever.
When: Bi-monthly on Saturdays at rotating times
Where: Floor 9 of Middlebrook
We are going to cook various food dishes and enjoy them as a floor and/or go out to eat at various restaurants to bond.
When: Sundays @ 8pm
Where: Middlebrook Terrace Room
A viewing party for Game of Thrones in Middlebrook Hall. Plan on watching episodes weekly once they begin and discussing them afterwards. Starting in the second semester with a recap of previous episodes and watching episodes live starting in April.
Where: Middlebrook hall terrace room
We meet up for cooking traditional food from our home country
When: Once every week
Where: Ninth floor lounge
The name says it all.
group to play bingo
When: This coming Sunday and TBD
Where: Second floor lounge (reno)
Celebrate birthdays for people in house 11!
When: every Tuesday at 9:30 am
Where: Second Floor Lounge
drinking a nice glass of coldbrew coffee in the morning with a dairy-free form of coffee creamer and some casual conversation to get your day started right
Group that collaborates to make good food.
Where: Ninth Floor Lounge
This student group in Sanford will provide coffee and bonding time with the people in the building. It's a way to socialize with people you may or may not know. In addition, it's purpose is to have a break for all the daily grinding people are doing everyday studying in school. It's time to grind coffee and practice some self care!
Watching Disney movies with face masks!
When: day is TBD and time would be starting at 10:00 or 11:00 pm
Meet up once a week to have a bible study and eat snacks
When: Sunday evening
Where: Fourth Floor Lounge Tower Side
movie night on fourth floor tower
Students who eat fresh fruits and vegetables to stay healthy.
When: Sunday, September 23rd
Where: room 283 Sanford hall
Eating fruit because college students do not get enough fruit
Where: 2nd Floor Lounge
Trying snacks from around the world!
When: Last Friday of the month
We will indulge our sweet tooth by baking and eating gluten free desserts.
When: Every other Friday night
Where: Room 315
Watch Disney movies and try foods from the movies
When: Most Sundays
Where: 2nd floor lounge
We all miss homemade guacamole!
Where: TV Lounge
Make Halloween door decorations and decorate mini pumpkins, eat Halloween candy, and watch Halloween movies!
Where: 2nd floor lounge or kitchen
If you're tired of all the burgers and corndogs provided at the dining hall this group is for you! No freshman 15 here baby!
We will meet up to cook and eat healthy meals to gives us a little taste of home.
When: Wednesday, October 31st
Where: 9th Floor Lounge
Create community and connections through fall-themed snacks and pumpkin decorating
When: 1st and 3rd Sunday of every month
Playing Mario Kart and eating Insomnia Cookies!
When: Every Wednesday
Where: In room 981
To create community and connections over the joys of self-care.
When: Every other Saturday Night
Where: TV lounge or Room 410
Watch movies and eat popcorn/candy/snacks
When: Every sunday night around 8:30
Where: Room 432
Group of people that get together once a week to eat snacks and watch movies.
When: Tuesday September 18th
Where: room 283
Feast with noodles and the company of Sanford community!
Where: 2nd floor lounge
Celebrate the end of the semester with catered Noodles and Co!
When: Wednesday at 6:10am
Where: 8th Floor Lounge
Every Wednesday and Friday we'll be going to a workout through November Project. It's completely free and different every week! Wednesdays are close by at Gold Medal Park, and on Fridays the location varies.
When: Sunday Nights
Where: room 283
We will have have fun while eating salsa and guacamole.
Where: Sanford Hall Community Kitchen
We make recipes from scratch in Sanford Hall community kitchen.
We are dedicated to empowering Sanford residents to live a healthy life. Throughout the year, our group will host various fun, health-related activities.
Where: Sanford Second Floor Lounge (210)
We would like to join together as a floor community and watch movies in order to bond and grow closer as a community and to experience new age films.
When: Once a week
Where: Sanford 681
Stress is an ongoing factor in college students' lives. The purpose of "Sleep Away the Stress" is to help students deal with stress by meeting and discussing how stress is affecting us, sharing ways to help relieve stress, and taking a 60-minute nap together as it's been proven that a well-rested mind and body help students perform better.
When: 1 Wednesday every month it's cold out
Where: Sanford kitchen
It's going to get cold real quick so we have to have some good soup to help warm us up!
Where: Sanford 2nd Floor Lounge
This group would order personalized salads for its members from the venue Sprout Salad Company in order to provide everyone with a tasty dinner accommodating dietary restrictions.
When: Sunday, February 3rd at 5 p.m.
Where: Fifth Floor Lounge
Watching the Super Bowl
When: every other Wednesday night
Where: sixth floor lounge
To bond as a floor, we thought it would be fun to all hang out and eat sushi and watch a movie!
Where: Second Floor Tower Study Lounge
Study snacks and sustainable products in 2nd floor tower Lounge!
Where: Community kitchen in Sanford Hall
A group of us getting together to bake some sweet treats and listen to music!
When: TBD - it will depend on when the boxes get in
Where: Probably my room, or in the lounge it depends on how many reside
https://www.universalyums.com/join This link is to a website where you get a box every month and it has snacks from a specific country and a booklet of information on the country. Every time a box comes in we would meet up in my room and read it then try all the snacks.
A club that explores Urdu culture, music, language, and foods. Meant to accompany the Urdu language course offered at the university, to help students study and also expose them to culture in addition to just language.
Where: Sanford 2nd Floor Lounge
Vegan snack get together is a community gathering for individuals looking to share some tasty plant-based snacks, accommodating members with dietary restrictions, and socialize!
Make some UMN tie blankets for winter!
When: first event: Monday, October 15th from 7:30-9:30am
Where: North wing fourth floor lounge
What's better than waking up to free coffee, tea, and breakfast? Well, nothing! Come check out House 18's CAFE opening on (select) Mondays from 7:30-9:30 am. Stop by before class for a free drink and breakfast item, in order to start your week well!
When: Every Wednesday night at 8:00
Where: Centen lounge
Christian student ministry group.
Where: TV lounge
We read cool comic books
Where: Territorial Lounge
We do a 10-15 min workout, focusing on specific parts of the body each time, and then eat healthy food, like salads, smoothies, protein shakes, etc.
Where: 1st floor lounge, Anderson Innovation Lab
A group to do electronics projects
When: Saturday or Sunday
Where: In front of Territorial Hall
Come explore the two cities during the weekend! We would go anywhere that sounds interesting whether it is a store, restaurant, movie theater, park or coffee shop. If you are interested, please email me and I will start a groupchat.
We will meet to distribute fruit weekly and talk about healthy living
When: Every Monday night
Where: Room 231 or the 1st floor lounge
We are very interested in the show, The Good Doctor. We want to get together with people to watch the show and have snacks.
When: Sunday's during the Packer games
Where: TV lounge
Watch Packer games every Sunday, in the TV lounge!
Where: House 18's Lounge
Vacuuming together while eating snacks and making friends.
Where: 2nd floor North wing lounge
We will come together to decorate the doors of house 8 members for their birthday!
When: Friday early evening twice a month
Where: Territorial Hall #232
We want to bring people together during the winter while it's cold outside to drink hot chocolate and get to know each other better.
When: Every other Tuesday (starting on January 29th)
Where people come together to play League of Legends.
When: it will be random, probably start during finals week
Where: Mara's room
Sometimes you roll out of bed and don't have time to grab breakfast before your first class. Starting off the day chatting with your fave CA and neighbors while grabbing a muffin and some tea or coffee and help you have a great day!
Fun people doing fun things! We meet roughly twice a month: once to go shopping at various vintage, thrift, and secondhand stores throughout the Twin Cities, and once to make any alterations necessary (tailoring, embroidering, bleaching, hemming, whatever) to what people find. Come to one event or all of 'em, we're super chill, but would love to have you!
When: 3rd friday of every month
Where: TBD, possibly rotating rooms
Once a month, rooms who are in the club will make a dish and we will all come together for a potluck dinner and watch movies together. There will be a theme each month for the food.
When: October 23 5:00
Everyone on our floor is invited to eat together in potluck style.
When: Every Sunday at 8 pm
Where: Room 316 in Wilkins
Group movie watching every Sunday night
A group for girls who love Trader Joe’s to all get together, build community, and relax !
A group affiliated with the UMN Boynton Health Advocate Organization. This group was created with the intent to promote student safety and health and spread awareness of the HA program and resources available to Wilkins Students.
Group acrylic painting
Where: Wilkins TV Lounge
Wilkins Sustainability Advocacy has a mission to inform Wilkins residents of recycling, composting, environmental consciousness, and other sustainability related topics. We hope to promote eco-friendliness while also building a strong community in Wilkins. To accomplish our goal, we plan on organizing at least 2 events in Wilkins to educate and engage residents as well as staying social to assist residents and answer recycling related questions.
We will be getting sustainable supplies to eliminate waste on the floor!
Where: First Floor Lounge
Wilkins Hall table tennis club - for beginners and experts alike!
When: October 31st time TBD
Residential Trick or Treating,
Where: Yudof Hall's Patio
Every Sunday our group will gather to cook food on the grills behind Yudof Hall.
When: Once every 2 weeks
Where: Yudof Kitchen
Competitive food group.
Where: yudof clubroom
Baking cookies and meeting new people and playing cards against humanity
When: Every Saturday at 5 pm
I love cooking/baking and would love to show other college students how to cook a good meal every week so that they are prepared for the world.
When: Every Sunday at 5
Where: Club Room
Group gets together to cook a family style meal together.
Where: Community Room/Group's rooms
We make food and eat it and talk about going to school here. We will review different recipes.
Where: Club Room
Seasonal and nonseasonal crafting and DIY activities, promotes destressing and finding new hobbies
When: Every Saturday or Thursday 9pm
Where: Either room 501 or reserved rooms downstairs.
Meet weekly to play dnd and need money for food, beverages, and game materials.
When: Saturday or Sunday nights
Where: Group kitchen or room kitchen
Meeting to practice cooking healthy meals
When: Sunday, February 24th 6pm
Where: Yudof hall club room
Get together and watch some cool movies (old and new)
When: Every Sunday at 11:45
Where: Yudof Clubroom
Eating pie while watching football.
Where: Conference Room or personal rooms
We will play board games and sometimes video games on the weekends or the weeks when applicable.
We are the Health Advocates of Yudof Hall. Promoting healthy living, smart choices, and overall wellness!
When: TBD (weekly)
Where: Izzy's room?
The objective of the group is to provide a safe space to de-stress and connect with other people.
Sometimes, all those stress and anxiety can simply be solve with a night of some Korean skin care product and Korean dramas to watch. This group will focus mainly on trying out Korean skin care, watching Korean drama, eating some Korean food and talking about our love for Korean pop.
When: Probably about once a month
Where: Yudof Clubroom
Planting succulents and other plants to make life suck less!
When: Saturday Morning, Sept 8 start
Where: Yudof Clubroom
A group that meets in the weekend mornings to engage in community activities with a wide range of focuses, each meeting has a specialty focus to be announced a few weeks prior to the meeting. The first meeting will be on September 8th, and will be sponsored by oSTEM to provide a welcome dinner to LGBTQ+ STEM undergraduates.
This club is for pickleball enthusiasts, or people who have heard of pickleball and wish to give it a try.
When: Tuesday evenings (exact time/frequency TBD)
Where: Yudof Clubroom
We'd like to bring some people together on Tuesdays to eat pizza and talk about how things are going and have a good time. We thought it'd be really nice to have something on a weeknight, rather than all the events on weekends.
When: Sunday Evenings
Where: Basement Clubroom
We would like to gather a group of those interested to do weekly facemasks, share skincare tips, try various moisturizers/acne/problematic skin treatments and report back on the success of said products. Stress shows on skin and being in college we have more than enough stress on our plates. This group will help us to find the best skin care remedies and feel confident in our bare-faced looks.
When: Every Tuesday @ 6pm starting October 16th and ending November 13
Where: Yudof Clubroom
Operation Christmas Child is an annual toy drive that is wrapped and sent to children in need. In this group we would raise money to buy items to fill the boxes and send these boxes through Samaritans Purse to children in need for the holiday season. Students For Operation Christmas Child are getting into the true spirit of Christmas by volunteering and giving back to those in need!
When: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday of each week with some Saturdays at 6:
Where: Yudof Lobby at 6:30 then walking to RecWell
A group of people that will be lifting together 3-4 times a week starting at 6:45 in the RecWell center
When: Every other week for lunch on either Fridays or Sundays dependin
Where: We will meet at the Yudof Hall basement clubroom and walk or bus
We are a bunch of foodies who just want to try new restaurants in the area! We hope to try unique, yummy restaurants and be able to give recommendations to our fellow students.
When: Weekly sessions change based on players schedules
Where: Conference Room A in the basement of Yudof
This group is meant to be a group people could join if they were interested in RPG's such as classics like Dungeon and Dragons or other RPG systems such as Shadowrun. As of right now (9/14/18) we have one D&D group that is completely full, but there is a group of students in the group that are planning on starting another group, possibly D&D or Shadowrun. If you're interested in D&D or any RPG system this is the place to meet other students who are interested and could start up their own session. Open to anybody joining, even if you've never played an RPG before. We also sometimes print off 3D miniatures at MechE which we do as a group.
When: Every Wednesday at 5PM
This group is a continuation of a group formed last year where we get together to explore the different around campus and chat. Getting to know one another and enjoying the delightful food is a great way to take time away from school and relax.
Where: Off campus
Once a month the Group will venture away from the building to a nearby location and explore a fun spot.
When: Sunday 3:00-4:30
Where: Community Room
Residents will meet to study in the community room on Sundays from 3:00-4:30 with snacks and academic accountability buddies. Each week we will include simple snacks. The goal is to have residents transition into running the group during the semester.
Come for the appetizers, stay for the conversation. Occasional netflix watching, fun conversations, stress management and yummy food.
When: Every Day!
Where: Keeler 203
We are a group of sustainably minded college students that want to decrease our waste production by practicing thorough recycling and organics composting habits.
When: Friday’s 7-8pm
Where: Main Keeler lobby.
Watch Rupauls Drag Race every Friday
Where: 2nd Floor room 214
Plays and watches Gauntlet together
Tabling, advertising, sex ed., health promotion. We are here for it all.
When: Week before or after holiday
Where: Apartment 301
Holiday coming up? Look no further for fun holiday-themed get-togethers that are specifically created for the college student in mind! No time to feel homesick when holiday movies, snacks, and activities are happening! We are here to create community during the most wonderful and joyous times of the year!
Where: Keeler Apartments
Do you have a love for playing board games and card games with other people? Or maybe you just want to step outside of your apartment and meet other residents within the community. Either way, you should check out the Keeler Apartments Game Night Group! Please feel free to reach out to Mia Akers or Tyrese Leverty for more information.
When: Every Saturday (starting 9/15) at 5pm until we finish the season
Where: Apt 403
A group for watching the 2nd season of Ozark. Will probably go through one or two episodes a week. Come join us, even if you haven't watched the 1st season or if you've already binged everything overnight!
When: Every other Saturday at 7PM
Where: My apartment Keeler room 301
College can be stressful so join our group and treat yo self! We will be doing fun de-stress activities from games to painting, to face masks, to potting plants and more! Come join us for great conversations and fun times--watching various movies and TV shows while doing creative and fun activities :)
When: Every Saturday evening. 5pm.
Where: Apt 403
A group for watching British panel shows together, mainly Would I lie to You & 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown. Will be watching reruns unless new episodes are in the process of being released. Also FYI, Would I Lie to You series 12 is running NOW.
Where: club room
Where: Radius Clubroom
We are a housing group that strives to create community through a shared passion for food. There’s no better way to make friends than when you’re happy and eating! College can also be really stressful and friends and food are the best ways to relieve some of that stress and pressure.
When: Every Sunday
PLay Dnd and have food with a small group
When: Every Friday and Saturday night
We get together to play dungeons and dragons (and occasionally pathfinder) and relax after a week of class.
We are a group committed to enjoying the tabletop game dungeons and dragons
We eat fruit and discuss fun facts (did you know the banana is actually a type of berry?) while getting our vitamin C.
When: Saturday, October 27th at 8pm
Where: Room 428
We're going to watch halloween themed movies
We would like to increase our presence in Radius apartment through activities and other marketing strategies.
Where: Radius Clubroom
We like smoothies. We would like to form a group to help fund making smoothies so that we can enjoy a healthy snack without breaking our student budgets as well as providing a way to socialize and bond over a delicious and nutritious beverage.
When: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month.
Where: 2nd Floor Lounge
We study with various forms of sustenance.
When: Fridays around 4
We bake about every week on Friday around 4. Generally chocolate is involved, but all flavors are welcome.
When: Sundays at 7pm
A group for residents at the radius to practice self care and manage mental health.
Where: the clubroom
Baking! Bread! Cookies! Oh my!