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17th Ave Hall

Leader: Jocelyn Rosen
Contact: rose0886@umn.edu
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.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

A group for the members of the Chinese Language and Culture LLC

Leader: Graham Godfrey
Contact: godfr145@umn.edu
When: TBD
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.

Leader: Sarah McLeod
Contact: mcleo155@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Room 365

We are going to eat fresh and healthy foods while also pampering our faces!

Leader: Lauren Berlin
Contact: berli088@umn.edu
When: 1st Wednesday of the month at 7 PM
Where: TBD

Come meet your health advocates and learn about healthy living!

Leader: Delonte LeFlore
Contact: dleflore@umn.edu
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

Leader: Ellie Stimmel
Contact: stimm009@umn.edu
When: Once a week, Tuesday nights at 7pm.
Where: 6th floor TV lounge

Watch law & order svu while eating!


When: TBD
Where: TBD

It’s a group where we can all come and paint our nails and spill tea and gossip to destress.

Leader: Callie Swanberg
Contact: swanb053@umn.edu
When: Every other Thursday; twice a month; 8:00 PM
Where: Sixth Floor Lounge 642

we are going to eat food and watch movies

Leader: Bianca Nkwonta
Contact: nkwon003@umn.edu
When: TBD
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!


When: Tbd
Where: Tbd

We will order Rock Band with our funds, and then use it in hall to support many group get-together to facilitate community growth.

Leader: Nicole Prak
Contact: prakx005@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Discussion events and field trips for the Social Justice Action community and others who want to discuss/participate in advocacy, activism, and/or allyship.

Leader: Jordyn Obey
Contact: obey0004@umn.edu
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: Every Sunday at 5:30pm
Where: 2nd floor community room.

A group dedicated to learning about Japanese culture through cuisine and discussions every week.

Leader: Alex Abraha
Contact: atabraha@umn.edu

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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

Leader: Vivian Tran
Contact: tranx895@umn.edu
When: Whenever we wake, we bake on Sundays 10 AM
Where: Kitchen

We wake n we bake

Bailey Hall


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: cocoa3crafts@gmail.com

Leader: Brooke Wiegert
Contact: wiege029@umn.edu
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!

Leader: Tyler Tran
Contact: tran0745@umn.edu
When: TBD
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!

Leader: Linnea Baerenwald
Contact: baere010@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Liz Patton
Contact: patto111@umn.edu
When: TBD
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.

Leader: Adina Allen
Contact: alle1080@umn.edu
When: TBD
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.

Leader: Sophia Dunleap
Contact: dunle030@umn.edu
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.


When: TBD
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.

Centennial Hall

Leader: Owen Turner
Contact: turne962@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Kelly Buhl
Contact: buhlx038@umn.edu
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.)

Leader: Caleb Venkatrathnam
Contact: venka147@umn.edu
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!

Leader: Seoyeon Bae
Contact: bae00025@umn.edu
When: TBD
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

Leader: Keerthi Manikonda
Contact: manik026@umn.edu
When: Every Wednesday @ 6pm. We will be watching AHS Apocalypse after
Where: Student Kitchen

Student group that loves cooking and misses home cooked meals! We'll be learning and cooking all different types of foods, and that also includes baking.

Leader: Emmett Harvey
Contact: harve435@umn.edu
When: Tuesdays at 6:30-9:00
Where: Gopher Hole

The CenTen Game Club is dedicated to building community by playing cards and board games (maybe some video games, too). It is a chance for people to connect over a fun night of playing various games.

Leader: Benjamin DeNio
Contact: denio014@umn.edu
When: Every Sunday either before or after the Vikings game
Where: Somewhere in the gopher hole

We gather together on sundays to play board games and hang out.


When: Sundays
Where: Gopher Hole

Group meetings to discuss and research possible investing opportunities.

Leader: Sterling Homard
Contact: homar005@umn.edu
When: 8pm Wednesdays
Where: Centennial Hall Lounge

Christian student group

Leader: Rose O'Neill
Contact: oneil662@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Elizabeth Kunst
Contact: kunst024@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Nandini Sridhar
Contact: sridh095@umn.edu
When: 1st Sunday of every month at 7pm
Where: B75 (basement lounge)

Be a Culinary Traveler!! Come eat food and listen to music from different parts of the world with us on the 1st Sunday of every month at 7pm!!

Leader: Sterling Homard
Contact: homar005@umn.edu
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.

Leader: William Crain
Contact: crain065@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Madeline Weber
Contact: webe0813@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: The lobby kitchen?

We bake holiday treats and do arts and crafts.

Leader: Tessa Forte
Contact: forte045@umn.edu
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 :))

Leader: Sofia Lewis
Contact: lewi1133@umn.edu
When: Thursdays at 8
Where: Centennial Gopher Hole

LICK is a club where we get together and watch the hit british TV show Love Island on HULU and eat food from different cultures in order to spread diversity.

Leader: Phia Yang
Contact: yang5540@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Reily Haney
Contact: haney084@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Jacob Garhofer
Contact: garho001@umn.edu
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


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Learn business, entrepreneurship, and design skills by planning and launching your own apparel brand.

Leader: Emily Kurland
Contact: kurla007@umn.edu
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

Leader: Fatou Barry
Contact: barry266@umn.edu
When: tbd
Where: 5th floor lounge

We watch romance movies or sad movies and chill and talk about them

Leader: Emily McCarthy
Contact: mccar837@umn.edu
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

Leader: Tyler Szeto
Contact: szeto017@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Kali Hickman
Contact: hickm154@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: E288

Behind every strong woman is a community of other strong women who support, encourage and respect her. This group aims to create that community of women.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Get together and watch the 100 together

Leader: Emily Hanson
Contact: hans6037@umn.edu
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.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

We cook a quality meal and eat as a group. Perfect for people who miss cooking and for those who want to meet others in Centennial.


When: Thursdays at 10:30
Where: TBD

Please Join! Every Thursday night we will be playing a romantic comedy with (junk) food. Why romantic comedy? Because in the end we all want a happy ending. Smile, cry, and laugh with a great group of friends.


When: TBD
Where: 6th floor lounge

People get together to learn yo-yo tricks from each other

Comstock Hall


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.

Leader: Gabrielle Farrell
Contact: farre349@umn.edu
When: TBD
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: TBD
Where: fourth floor comstock

we want to build a stronger community for the fourth floor

Leader: Alexis Dodd
Contact: dodd0103@umn.edu
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

Leader: William McKenzie
Contact: mcken313@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Samson Riggins
Contact: riggi037@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Watch movies and do arts and crafts with snacks. Bring your own crafts or participate in the structured activity.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

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.

Leader: Kira Lynch
Contact: lynch665@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

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 (10/16): First outing will be to see Brockhampton at The Armory! Buy tickets individually (general admission). Metro tickets will be paid for if you contact me (see email listed above) before Sunday October 21st. Time and meeting place before concert TBD.

Leader: James Arnold
Contact: arnol628@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Since Lavender House is in this hall, we figured other folks around should have the opportunity to learn a little about the history of not just the LGBTQIA+ struggle but the community as a whole!


When: TBD
Where: Comstock First Floor Lounge

Employ techniques, such as face masks and yoga, to lower our stress levels and improve our productivity.

Leader: Amanda Waugh
Contact: waugh041@umn.edu
When: TBD
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.

Leader: Tanner Kremer
Contact: kreme119@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

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.

Leader: Eric Brown
Contact: patze012@umn.edu
When: On packer gamedays
Where: Ballroom

Watching the packer games while eating some snacks


When: TBD
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: Wednesday Evenings
Where: workroom

Listen to Jazz Music and try different methods of crocheting

Leader: E Oropeza
Contact: orope013@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Ballroom

We eat different soups from around the world and then study.

Leader: Anjali Oleksy
Contact: oleks015@umn.edu
When: Tuesdays
Where: One of the lounges

We get together and eat sushi

Leader: Lily Goldaris
Contact: golda032@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Bobby Arms
Contact: arms0170@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Andrea Salzman
Contact: salzm046@umn.edu
When: Second and fourth Sunday of every month
Where: West side fourth floor lounge

A group of chicken nugget lovers looking for more chicken nuggets


When: TBD
Where: TBD

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.

Leader: Earl Kampmeier
Contact: kampm019@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Ballroom

It’s a group to help get gamers together and have fun.

Frontier Hall

Leader: Caleigh Master
Contact: maste216@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: frontier rec room or other place with TV

Come meet up with us and watch marvel movies together and then discuss them!

Leader: Madison Schumacher
Contact: schum724@umn.edu
When: Monday nights at 7
Where: 2nd floor north wing

Watching bachelor/bachelorette together on Monday nights

Leader: Caleigh Master
Contact: maste216@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Come meet up and paint by following along to a bob Ross video and make your own work of art!


When: Friday evenings 7-12
Where: 454

Our goal is to encourage study breaks in a stress free environment with cookies to help alleviate the stress and bring friends together while watching movies. :)

Leader: Meghana Woodruff
Contact: woodr143@umn.edu
When: Once a week on Sundays 10:30 am
Where: Frontier Gameroom

The Calcium Coalition is a group of milk drinkers and appreciators (including the lactose intolerant).


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

Leader: Matthew Lindell
Contact: linde814@umn.edu
When: Sunday, December 9 5-10 pm
Where: Classroom 128

Group formed specifically for Special Dungeons & Dragons Events that will involve food, fun, and holiday spirit. Newcomers welcome!


When: TBD
Where: TBD

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


When: Tuesdays at 8:30
Where: Main Lounge

We eat cheese and crackers and other things with cheese and we can do homework too.


When: TBD
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.

Leader: Grace Ditmar
Contact: ditma030@umn.edu
When: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month @ 7pm
Where: The frontier kitchen

A group that meets in order to bake tasty treats. If you want to join go to tinyurl.com/frontierbakingclub

Leader: Matthew Lindell
Contact: linde814@umn.edu
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!

Leader: Matthew Lindell
Contact: linde814@umn.edu
When: Saturday 6-11
Where: Classroom 128

Dungeons and Dragons, local. Play the world's most popular RPG and meet new people, eat good snacks, and have a ton of fun, all without leaving the dorm! We play once a month on Saturdays.

Leader: Grace Ditmar
Contact: ditma030@umn.edu
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

Leader: Dalacie Singh
Contact: singh829@umn.edu
When: 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month at 8pm
Where: TBD

Sometimes you want to watch a movie but you don't have the means or a good excuse. We are that excuse! Every Saturday night we will get together and just enjoy a movie and relax.


When: 11/30
Where: In Frontier Kitchen

To create and cook food from around the world and to educate others on different cultures and paletts.

Leader: Kailey Pierce
Contact: pierc540@umn.edu
When: TBD. We might have one fall and one spring pretzel day.
Where: Kitchenette

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: During Vikings games
Where: TBD

Watch Vikings/NFL Games, eat food

Leader: Erin Ludwig
Contact: ludwi239@umn.edu
When: Sundays
Where: TBD

Residents will gather together to engage in self care through facemasks, board games, and conversation.

Leader: Minali Ganguly
Contact: gangu033@umn.edu
When: sundays
Where: tbd

we meet to enjoy sushi!

Middlebrook Hall


When: TBD
Where: 2nd Floor TV lounge

We like to watch movies together with popcorn and blankets :)


When: Halloween night decorating on Wednesday the 31st, then on Friday
Where: 5th floor lounge.

We're throwing a 5th floor Halloween party! Let's eat some candy and play some spooky games and watch horror movies. Come in costume! email poter008@umn.edu with questions.

Leader: Ben Greiber
Contact: greib006@umn.edu
When: Friday Nights, specific hours to be determined later
Where: TBD

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.

Leader: Henri Parenteau
Contact: paren165@umn.edu
When: Wednesday 8:45 PM
Where: 9th Floor Lounge

Card playing group for anyone on the 9th floor (or other floors) in Middlebrook who is interested.

Leader: William Chan
Contact: chan1766@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

We watch Asian-style animated movies and enjoy snacks.

Leader: Lucie Cherel
Contact: chere021@umn.edu
When: tbd
Where: tbd

We get together and express ourselves through visual arts.

Leader: Guilherme Silva
Contact: silva292@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

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!

Leader: YuQi Zeng
Contact: zeng0079@umn.edu
When: Every Sunday 1-3 PM
Where: Terrace room

A place for eaters, bakers, and food lovers in Middlebrook! Stop by during any meeting to help out in the kitchen, play card games and/or for some desserts! Everyone's welcome!

Leader: Jennifer Holt
Contact: chen5216@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Hannah Bodmer
Contact: bodme006@umn.edu
When: ~5:00 - 7:00 PM
Where: Middlebrook Hall Kitchen

We get together on Saturday or Sunday nights to cook breakfast food for dinner!

Leader: Maxwell Schickert
Contact: schic188@umn.edu
When: Thursdays 7-8
Where: TBD

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).


When: Mondays and/or Tuesdays
Where: Third Floor Common Area or one of our rooms

Trying different ethnic foods around campus while watching the Bachelor and other associated television programs.

Leader: Kaylee Hanson
Contact: hans5996@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Middlebrook Kitchen

Bake some cookies and drink some coffee with us!

Leader: Jessica Jahn
Contact: jahn0107@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: 7th floor lounge and Orchestra Hall

We are planning on going to the Minnesota Orchestra and discussing their programs in meetings. We will talk about music history and theory and possibly learn a piece for a final recital.


When: TBD
Where: 6th floor lounge of Middlebrook

A social and academic corner of Honors students from the 6th floor North tower of Middlebrook that get together to destress and focus on self care

Leader: Lilli Ambort
Contact: ambor025@umn.edu
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!


When: TBD
Where: TBD

By and for people who love good music on wax.

Leader: Serena Nicoll
Contact: nicol190@umn.edu
When: TBD, probably twice a month
Where: First floor Kitchen

A group for baking recipes derived from movies tv shows, anime, and videogames! We find recipes for in game foods and try them out.

Leader: Carly Coons
Contact: coons032@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

It's for birthdays


When: Before holidays
Where: 8th Floor Lounge/Tower Kitchen

We get together and make meals to celebrate major holidays.

Leader: Erin Boehme
Contact: boehm089@umn.edu
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!

Leader: Jarred Paquin
Contact: paqui049@umn.edu
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

Leader: Nancy Swanson
Contact: swan2216@umn.edu
When: TBD
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


When: Weekends
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: middlebrookgolf@mail.com for more information. We are always happy to meet and include new members.

Leader: Taylor Gnikpingo
Contact: gnikp001@umn.edu
When: Every Thursday
Where: Floor 10 TV Lounge

We are going to get together and watch all greys anatomy episodes on Thursday nights.

Leader: Amanda Mathison
Contact: mathi470@umn.edu
When: 8-10pm on Friday, October 26
Where: Sixth Floor Lounge

A Halloween get-together with treats, pumpkins, and spooky crafts

Leader: Jonah Berry
Contact: berry516@umn.edu
When: Tuesday night
Where: East wing tv lounge

Watching ozark and discussing the intense themes and passages, to further our understanding of the complex entities that exist in our society.

Leader: D'aviyan Robinson
Contact: robi1203@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: First floor kitchen

We want to gather students and eat hot pot together. We need a hotpot, some uncooked food, and after that, we cook it thoroughly until we can eat!

Leader: Haley Olson
Contact: olso8128@umn.edu
When: Saturday at 7 Pm
Where: My room

We will watch select Korean dramas and eat food.


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 poter008@umn.edu!


When: TBD
Where: TBD

We play competitive CSGO matches

Leader: London Aman
Contact: amanx015@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

A group to market health resources, led by the Health Advocates of Middlebrook Hall.

Leader: Kevin Meng-Lin
Contact: mengl003@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Stefanie Amundsen
Contact: amund467@umn.edu
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!


When: Bi-weekly
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.

Leader: Blessie Mande
Contact: mande214@umn.edu
When: Wednesday at 7
Where: Middlebrook

Female bible study affiliated with Navigators

Leader: Kaitlyn Friedrich
Contact: fried785@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

A group to socialize and play Dungeons and Dragons, and also encourage collaborative storytelling and creativity.

Leader: Mikoto Dyer
Contact: dyer0049@umn.edu
When: Every Tuesday
Where: Middlebrook hall 5th floor common area

A place to engage in the ancient Japanese art of paper folding *gong sound* and to also make new friends and eat some snacks.


When: TBD
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.


When: TBD
Where: 12th floor west wing

A casual romantic-comedy watching, robe-wearing group, filled with a variety of cheese and crackers.

Leader: Briggs Tople
Contact: tople007@umn.edu
When: Every Thursday once the show starts
Where: 12th floor lounge

To watch Rupaul's Drag Race each Thursday and hopefully hold an annual drag race.


When: Saturdays 7:00-9:00 PM
Where: Sixth Floor Lounge

Come join us to socialize, drink warm beverages, eat snacks, and play games.

Leader: Thomas Bauer
Contact: bauer968@umn.edu
When: Ever other Friday night at 8 pm
Where: TBD

We play Settlers of Catan.


When: 12/12/18
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.


When: Sundays
Where: Ninth Floor Lounge

We get together every Sunday to watch the NFL games that day.

Leader: Grace Lundgren
Contact: lundg187@umn.edu
When: Sunday Evenings
Where: TBD

This group was created so fans of Game of Thrones could watch the final season together when it finally premieres. It may also become an emotional support group, depending on what happens in the show.

Leader: Mylan Tran
Contact: tran0753@umn.edu
When: Once per month
Where: 11th floor lounge

Eat sushi, study, and meet other residents who share the love for sushi!

Leader: David Ha
Contact: ha000016@umn.edu
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!

Leader: Kailin Oliver
Contact: olive322@umn.edu
When: Sunday Mornings
Where: TBD

Sunday morning brunch around Minneapolis

Leader: Callianne Jones
Contact: jone3621@umn.edu
When: Every Saturday at 10 am
Where: Seventh Floor Lounge then go to Dining Hall together

We meet to eat brunch together because brunch is radical

Leader: Carly Coons
Contact: coons032@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: 10th Floor Lounge

Crazy children craving creative card companions. Camel

Leader: Mariah Flores
Contact: flore596@umn.edu
When: TBD
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.

Leader: Sophia Zielke
Contact: zielk020@umn.edu
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: Sunday's at 2pm , when available
Where: TBD

We are planning on making Shrinkie Dinks every sunday, because Shrinky Dinks are an underappreciated

Leader: Carson Sabinash
Contact: sabin045@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

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.

Leader: Melanie Humphrey
Contact: humph278@umn.edu
When: Every Tuesday during the school year around 7:30pm.
Where: Middlebrook Hall 9th floor

We watch Bachelor related shows while eating snacks!

Leader: Guilherme Silva
Contact: silva292@umn.edu
When: saturdays
Where: Middlebrook hall terrace room

We meet up for cooking traditional food from our home country

Sanford Hall


When: Once every week
Where: Ninth floor lounge

The name says it all.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

group to play bingo

Leader: Sage Grover
Contact: grove433@umn.edu
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


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Group that collaborates to make good food.

Leader: Erica Teixeira
Contact: teixe023@umn.edu
When: TBD
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!

Leader: Sukhmani Singh
Contact: singh676@umn.edu
When: 1st and 3rd Thursday's of the month
Where: Fourth floor lounge

Using old gopher shirts, and fabrics to make DIY gohper clothing for sporting events

Leader: Sukhmani Singh
Contact: singh676@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Watching Disney movies with face masks!

Leader: Josie Mueller
Contact: muel0508@umn.edu
When: day is TBD and time would be starting at 10:00 or 11:00 pm
Where: TBD

Meet up once a week to have a bible study and eat snacks

Leader: Calista Wieber
Contact: wiebe047@umn.edu
When: Sunday evening
Where: Fourth Floor Lounge Tower Side

movie night on fourth floor tower


When: TBD
Where: TBD

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


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Trying snacks from around the world monthly


When: Last Friday of the month
Where: TBDT

We will induldge 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

Leader: Priya Shenoi
Contact: sheno022@umn.edu
When: Most Sundays
Where: 2nd floor lounge

We all miss homemade guacamole!


When: TBD
Where: TV Lounge

Make Halloween door decorations and decorate mini pumpkins, eat Halloween candy, and watch Halloween movies!


When: TBD
Where: TBD

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: TBD
Where: Sanford 2nd Floor Lounge

Ice cream get-together is a community gathering for individuals looking to share some pints of Ben-and-Jerry's, accommodating members with dietary restrictions with the non-dairy pints, and socialize!


When: TBD
Where: TBD

We are going to go to the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular event at the Minnesota Zoo. Thought the group name would have given that away...

Leader: Olivia Stewart
Contact: stew0394@umn.edu
When: 1st and 3rd Sunday of every month
Where: TBD

Playing Mario Kart and eating Insomnia Cookies!

Leader: Haley Ricker
Contact: ricke258@umn.edu
When: Thursday’s or Friday’s time tbd
Where: Room 488 (tower) or 4th floor lounge depending on how many peopl

Uno, board games, and card games. People playing games and being pals.


When: Every Wednesday
Where: In room 981

To create community and connections over the joys of self-care.


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!

Leader: Priya Shenoi
Contact: sheno022@umn.edu
When: tbd
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.

Leader: Rosabelle Yang
Contact: yang6213@umn.edu
When: Mondays
Where: 4th floor lounge

On the 4th floor of Sanford Halls' Tower side. The girls on the floor enjoy a nice bowl of mac and cheese and horror movies.


When: TBD
Where: Sanford 2nd Floor Lounge

This group would order personalized pizzas for its members from the venue Blaze Pizza in order to provide everyone with a tasty dinner accommodating dietary restrictions.


When: Fridays at 5
Where: TBD

Every friday at about 5 we will meet in the lounge and go to dinkytown to eat pho and various restaurants.


When: Sunday Nights
Where: room 283

We will have have fun while eating salsa and guacamole.

Leader: Julia Quinn
Contact: quinn505@umn.edu
When: Every Monday at 7 PM.
Where: Most likely the Fireplace lounge inside of Sanford but possibly

This is the Bible study for the Sanford/Wilkins members of the christian group on campus called Navigators.

Leader: Amara Henneman
Contact: henne558@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Sanford Hall Community Kitchen

We make recipes from scratch in Sanford Hall community kitchen.

Leader: Shahar Tsameret
Contact: tsame001@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

We are dedicated to empowering Sanford residents to live a healthy life. Throughout the year, our group will host various fun, health-related activities.


When: 2nd Tuesday of October
Where: Room 689

Get your gopher pride on! Come bejewel, decorate, and customize your favorite gopher gear with us. Stand out from the crowd in your one of a kind spirit wear that truly sparkles.

Leader: Grace Hjort
Contact: hjort035@umn.edu
When: Every Wednesday night for the length of the season. Starts 9/26
Where: Room 202. Reno side.

Survivor fans get together every Wednesday to hang out and watch each weeks episode

Leader: Rebecca O'Neil
Contact: oneil547@umn.edu
When: Thanksgiving
Where: TBD

Staying here for Thanksgiving? We are too! Let's get together and enjoy good food and great company!


When: TBD
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.

Leader: Priya Shenoi
Contact: sheno022@umn.edu
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!

Leader: Emily Akerman
Contact: akerm010@umn.edu
When: Sunday, September 23rd @ 3:00pm and other Sundays TBD
Where: 2nd floor lounge (tower)

Come hang out and chat with new friends while enjoying delicious fruit smoothies!


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!

Leader: Johannah Smarzinski
Contact: smarz002@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Second Floor Tower Study Lounge

Study snacks and sustainable products in 2nd floor tower Lounge!

Leader: Molly Traynor
Contact: trayn044@umn.edu
When: TBD
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.

Leader: Anjli Devi
Contact: devi0124@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

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.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Make some UMN tie blankets for winter!

Leader: Emily Akerman
Contact: akerm010@umn.edu
Where: 2nd floor lounge (tower)

Come meet new friends and unwind while enjoying different foods from around the world.

Territorial Hall

Leader: William Petri
Contact: petri263@umn.edu
When: Fridays
Where: First floor lounge

Chill and watch action movies on Thursday nights. Come around 6:30 on Thursdays. We'll keep you posted on what Thursdays we'll have it.

Leader: Victoria Surma
Contact: surma035@umn.edu
When: Monday's 7pm-9pm, Jan-March
Where: T-Hall TV lounge

Viewing party in the lounge with excessive commentary and optional bracket making!

Leader: Kaylie Rusler
Contact: rusle007@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: The Kitchen

We will bake cookies, brownies, and other delicious treats as a stress reliever from a long day of classes.


When: Once a month weekends
Where: TV Lounge

A way of celebrating all of the birthdays in house 16!

Leader: Margaret Kaufman
Contact: kaufm300@umn.edu
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!

Leader: Hunter Babcock
Contact: babco204@umn.edu
When: Every Wednesday night at 8:00
Where: Centen lounge

Christian student ministry group.

Leader: Hans Meganck
Contact: megan010@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: RecWell Climbing gym

Climbing and bouldering at the RecWell. We will meet every other week or once a month to have community and climb together. Belay and spot for one another. Beginners welcome.

Leader: Grace Collmann
Contact: collm012@umn.edu
When: TBD
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.


When: TBD
Where: 1st floor lounge, Anderson Innovation Lab

A group to do electronics projects

Leader: Carly Blenkush
Contact: blenk013@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Vaibhav Ahuja
Contact: ahuja028@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Lobby

We will meet to distribute fruit weekly and talk about healthy living

Leader: Anna Clough
Contact: cloug036@umn.edu
When: Sunday's during the Packer games
Where: TV lounge

Watch Packer games every Sunday, in the TV lounge!

Leader: Amy Schmidt
Contact: schm4711@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: House 18's Lounge

Vacuuming together while eating snacks and making friends.


When: TBD
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: TBD
Where: TBD

Where people come together to play League of Legends.


When: once a week, Friday or Saturday nights
Where: First Floor Loungw

We will gather once a week to cook a dinner or bake a treat to make it feel like a home-cooked meal. This will help combat homesickness.

Leader: Margaret Kaufman
Contact: kaufm300@umn.edu
When: Saturday, October 27th
Where: TV lounge

Mamma Mia 2 is arguably one of the best big screen musicals. In this group, we will have a watch party to celebrate the DVD release! Snacks will be provided.

Leader: Mara Bowman
Contact: bowma330@umn.edu
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!

Leader: Riley Spielman
Contact: spiel070@umn.edu
When: Sundays during the NFL season
Where: First Floor Lounge

A group that gets together on Sundays to watch NFL games


When: Thursdays @ 4:30pm
Where: 1st floor north wing lounge

Join a group of like-minded individuals every week to do a quick 10-minute core/ab workout together and then eat a healthy meal from healthy restaurants like: - Crisp & Green - Birchwood Cafe - Tao Natural Foods - People's Organic


When: Sunday mornings
Where: Territorial kitchen/lounge on first floor

We get together on Sunday mornings and make breakfast together in the kitchen at Territorial.


When: Everyother Monday @4:30pm
Where: N171

Sushi With The Groupie's intent is to those who admire sushi together. We will learn about sushi and also create discussions. We will also be eating sushi.


When: Every Sunday at 8pm
Where: Territorial 296

We get together and enjoy Kardashian inspired food while watching the Kardashians!

Leader: Audrey Ekman
Contact: ekman030@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

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!

Wilkins Hall

Leader: Christina Theis
Contact: theis540@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Erin Pouba
Contact: pouba002@umn.edu
When: October 23 5:00
Where: TBD

Everyone on our floor is invited to eat together in potluck style.

Leader: Vivien Zwolfer
Contact: zwolf001@umn.edu
When: Every other Sunday(subject to change)
Where: Wilkins Hall Room 302

A place to bond and meet with your floor-mates over delicious dinner(pizza:))!

Leader: Claire Bromley
Contact: broml015@umn.edu
When: Every Sunday at 8 pm
Where: Room 316 in Wilkins

Group movie watching every Sunday night

Leader: Caroline Silvola
Contact: silvo004@umn.edu
When: Mondays 8:30-9:30PM
Where: 4th Floor Computer/Study Lounge Tower

Host regular meetups to build a community appreciation for fresh fruit, cheese, and crackers.

Leader: Caroline Silvola
Contact: silvo004@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

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.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Group acrylic painting

Leader: Brianna Hanson
Contact: hans5293@umn.edu
Where: Tbd

We will be getting sustainable supplies to eliminate waste on the floor!

Leader: Samson Joseph
Contact: josep462@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: First Floor Lounge

Wilkins Hall table tennis club - for beginners and experts alike!

Leader: Jacob Cardinal
Contact: cardi128@umn.edu
When: October 31st time TBD
Where: TBD

Residential Trick or Treating,

Yudof Hall

Leader: Christopher Rademacher
Contact: radem130@umn.edu
When: Weekends sometime
Where: Club Room

This group is designed to bring people together to bake various kinds of food intended to be tasty.

Leader: Daniyar Sansyzbayev
Contact: sansy001@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Yudof Hall's Patio

Every Sunday our group will gather to cook food on the grills behind Yudof Hall.


When: Weekly on Saturdays
Where: Yudof Hall 130

This group is for all of the Computer Center Coordinators to chill out and have a good time weekly.


When: Once every 2 weeks
Where: Yudof Kitchen

Competitive food group.

Leader: Lakhshanya Balasubramanian
Contact: balas065@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: yudof clubroom

Baking cookies and meeting new people and playing cards against humanity

Leader: Emma Mandick
Contact: mandi027@umn.edu
When: Every Saturday at 5 pm
Where: TBD

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.


When: TBD
Where: Community Room/Group's rooms

We make food and eat it and talk about going to school here. We will review different recipes.

Leader: Isabella Polanco
Contact: polan080@umn.edu
When: TBD
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.

Leader: Anna Panek
Contact: panek024@umn.edu
When: Saturday or Sunday nights
Where: Group kitchen or room kitchen

Meeting to practice cooking healthy meals

Leader: Shana McGlynn
Contact: mcgly036@umn.edu
When: 1st and 3rd Sunday of every month at 7pm
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.


When: Weekends
Where: Conference Room or personal rooms

We will play board games and sometimes video games on the weekends or the weeks when applicable.

Leader: Tenley Schwarz
Contact: schw1899@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

We are the Health Advocates of Yudof Hall. Promoting healthy living, smart choices, and overall wellness!

Leader: Marie Wulff
Contact: wulff047@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Cody Hou
Contact: houxx244@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Yudof Hall Club Room

Our group will get together to have fun exploring and cooking Japanese food! Anybody is welcome.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

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.

Leader: Meredith Shipp
Contact: shipp043@umn.edu
When: Probably about once a month
Where: Yudof Clubroom

Planting succulents and other plants to make life suck less!

Leader: JJ Barclay
Contact: hamle016@umn.edu
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.


When: Fridays
Where: RecWell

This club is for pickleball enthusiasts, or people who have heard of pickleball and wish to give it a try.

Leader: Claire Breitenbach
Contact: breit189@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Julia Ketola
Contact: ketol024@umn.edu
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.

Leader: Nick Karlovich
Contact: karlo015@umn.edu
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.

University Village

Leader: Estifanos Alene
Contact: alene006@umn.edu
When: Every Wednesday at 5PM
Where: TBD

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.

Leader: Hannah Manley
Contact: hrl-ucei@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Off campus

Once a month the Group will venture away from the building to a nearby location and explore a fun spot.

Leader: Catalina Anampa Castro
Contact: anamp001@umn.edu
When: tbd
Where: Tbd

Do you love fall? Do you want to participate in activities like baking pumpkin bread? Or decorating sugar cookies? Or making caramel apples?

Leader: Bethany O'Connell
Contact: oconn824@umn.edu
When: Sunday 6:30
Where: TBD

The Foodie Movie Group will meet every other Sunday to enjoy a movie and food. Foods will include; hot pot, Korean BBQ, etc.

Leader: Braden Kramer
Contact: krame647@umn.edu
When: every Sunday, usually at 8 pm
Where: TBD

We watch a movie every Sunday and eat snacks.

Leader: Lexi Ketcham
Contact: ketch104@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Group dedicated to health, resources, and stress relief. We will have various events throughout the semester to allow students to relieve their stress or learn about making healthy decisions.

Keeler

Leader: Alia Peterson
Contact: pet00575@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

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.

Leader: Cassidy Lettow
Contact: letto005@umn.edu
When: Friday nights around 8 pm
Where: Apartment 403

Join one of the friendliest fandoms by watching and discussing Syfy's Wynonna Earp.

Leader: Jane Yap
Contact: yap00003@umn.edu
When: The first and last Friday of every month
Where: My apartment or the game room on the first floor

Foodies is a group for foodies! We will have different types of food every meeting from fruits to snacks to sushi!


When: TBD
Where: TBD

We will get together to watch and discuss game of thrones, while also making cooking meals for the episodes.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Tabling, advertising, sex ed., health promotion. We are here for it all.

Leader: Jane Yap
Contact: yap00003@umn.edu
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!

Leader: Tyrese Leverty
Contact: lever151@umn.edu
When: TBD
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.

Leader: Sara Ong
Contact: ongxx108@umn.edu
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!

Leader: Carol Naujok
Contact: naujo005@umn.edu
When: Saturdays from 3pm-7pm
Where: TBD

A small group of people who gather every week to play Dungeons and Dragons and eat good food

Leader: Jane Yap
Contact: yap00003@umn.edu
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 :)

Leader: Sara Ong
Contact: ongxx108@umn.edu
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.

Radius

Leader: Kristina Jones-Riquelme
Contact: jone3448@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: club room

baking

Leader: Latavia Watson
Contact: watso606@umn.edu
When: TBD
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
Where: TBD

PLay Dnd and have food with a small group


When: TBD
Where: TBD

We are a group committed to enjoying the tabletop game dungeons and dragons


When: TBD
Where: TBD

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


When: Saturday, October 6th at 9 p.m.
Where: Room 428

We are going to watch UFC 229.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

We would like to increase our presence in Radius apartment through activities and other marketing strategies.

Leader: Allison Somody
Contact: somod006@umn.edu
When: The clubhouse
Where: Every other Thursday

Painting for relaxation or just for fun. No skills or abilities required. Snacks.

Leader: Juston Bents
Contact: bents049@umn.edu
When: TBD
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.

Leader: Isaac McCarney
Contact: mccar936@umn.edu
When: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month.
Where: 2nd Floor Lounge

We study with various forms of sustenance.

Leader: Lillian Norman
Contact: norma385@umn.edu
When: Fridays around 4
Where: 116

We bake about every week on Friday around 4. Generally chocolate is involved, but all flavors are welcome.

Leader: Rebecca Wallinga
Contact: walli247@umn.edu
When: Saturday Nights 8pm
Where: 6th Floor Lounge

Come join us for ice cream and movies! Un-satisfaction money back guarantee! (jk it's free) Please fill out our survey to keep up-to-date with our activities: https://goo.gl/forms/7BFPkBatryGzbJV62


When: Sundays at 7pm
Where: clubroom

A group for residents at the radius to practice self care and manage mental health.


When: TBD
Where: the clubroom

Baking! Bread! Cookies! Oh my!