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Fall 2020, Week 8
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Marshall College wishes you a Happy Thanksgiving
Our Marshall Staff will be offline on Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27. We will return to regular office hours on November 30.

We hope that you enjoy this time of thanks with your family and friends.


Partnership Schools Information Session
November 23rd | 11:30 am - 12 pm (PST)
November 24th | 10am - 10:30 am (PST)
Register on Zoom and on Google Forms
Interested in taking part in an online educational internship? Join the Partnership Schools Program! This internship opportunity is open to all UC San Diego undergraduate students. Tutor positions at the Preuss School are still available for Winter Quarter 2021! Develop civic duty skills and gain experience working in a remote high school setting. For more information, register for one of our info sessions listed above. If you plan on attending, please fill out the linked form. If you are interested in applying for a position, please contact us as soon as possible. ( Spots are still available!
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Marshall Listening Session
November 23rd | 3 - 4 pm (PST)
We invite you to come and share about your Fall Quarter experience with Dean of Student Affairs Amber Vlasnik. The session is an open, informal space for students to share about your experiences, what is working and maybe some areas of improvement. We want to hear from you. Register by clicking the button below.
Register Here


Marshall Transfer Peer Mentor Program
You don't have to be by yourself this year! We are happy to announce that the Transfer Peer Mentor Program (TPMP) application is now open and available to all first- and second-year transfer students. TPMP brings together second-year mentors with first-year mentees. Mentors help mentees understand the campus, learn resources, navigate their first year at a four-year institution, and make a new friend in the process. Mentees have the benefit of learning from more experienced students, and mentors can develop and refine their mentorship skills. Applications are due by Monday, November 23rd, 5:00pm!

If you are interested in applying, please apply via the link. If you have additional questions, please email Click on the button below to find the app.
Apply Today


Thurgood Thursdays Live But on TUESDAY
November 24th | 11:30 am (PST)
Instagram Live
Thurgood Thursdays Live is continuing! Connect and meet fellow Marshall students and staff through Instagram Live. Tune into the conversation and ask them any questions that you have.

This week, Leslie will be hosting the Live with our other host Shayna Frink. Watch them make Cranberry Orange Scones together on Instagram in preparation for Thanksgiving! And there will be a giveaway prize for those who watch the LIVE! Click on the button below to find our Instagram page.
Join Us Online


Friday Night Live!
December 4th & 11th
6 - 7 pm (PST)
Join on Zoom
Friday Night Live returns with a new series of socials and a new series of giveaways! Each week will be hosted by a different Marshall student organization so keep an eye out for weekly updates. Each week will have a different activity led by the organization of the week and there will be plenty of giveaways for attendees. Join us for every Friday night 7pm starting 11/20! The Zoom link is provided above for anyone interested. Learn more about the event by clicking the button below.
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Apply to be the Co-Chair for the Leadership Committee for the
43rd Annual Cultural Celebration
Cultural Celebration is an annual tradition at Marshall College that happens on the same day as Triton Day (new freshmen admit day). Help plan this year's virtual celebration by applying to be the Co-Chair of the planning committee. Applications are open and will close on Friday, December 4th at 11:59pm. Click on the button below to access the application.
Apply Here


Community Sessions with Marshall Staff
Mondays 3 - 4 pm (PST)
[Cancelled] Wednesdays 7 - 8 pm (PST)
Marshall Community Sessions are twice a week spaces for Marshall staff, faculty, alumni and students to come together around a particular topic of interest. It is an opportunity to share perspectives and engage in conversation.

Mondays: We invite you to come and share about your Fall Quarter experience with Dean of Student Affairs Amber Vlasnik. The session is an open, informal space for students to share about your experiences, what is working and maybe some areas of improvement. We want to hear from you. Click here to register.

Wednesdays: Our Wednesday Community Session is cancelled in preparation of the Thanksgiving Holiday.

If you need any accommodations, please contact
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Events from the Colleges
Marshall College x Outreach Scholars and Citizen Reflections
December 3rd | 5 - 6 pm (PST)

How do you connect your growth as a scholar into a community? Do you think that your experiences at UCSD will help you develop an engaged civic character? Join us in a discussion of how, as an International or Out-of-State student, you can engage locally, nationally, or globally.
Register Here


Global Trivia Night
December 3rd | 7 - 8 pm (PST)

Want to test your trivia knowledge and a chance to win an Amazon gift card? Join us at Global Trivia Night for some trivia fun and get a chance to meet your peers! Click the button below to register
Register Here


iCafe - Your Passport to Culture: Norway
December 4th | 12 - 1 pm (PST)

During fall quarter we travel to nine countries over nine Fridays. Connect with your Triton community over culture, trivia, fitness and cuisine. Join us and bring a friend! Click the button below to register
Register Here
Resources for Your Success
HDH Fall Break Hours
All HDH Dining locations will have their standard hours on operation through Wednesday, November 25th. There will be special Holiday hours for Thursday, November 26ht through Saturday, November 28th. All HDH Dining locations will resume their standard hours on Sunday, November 29th. Click the button below to find the Fall Break Hours.
Dining Hours


Triton Community Fall Harvest
November 26th | 12 - 6 pm (PST)

Dining Services will be serving a Fall Harvest menu at Cafe Ventanas. Choose between Hand-Carved Roasted Turkey with Country Turkey Gravy ($11.50) or Oven Roasted Acorn Squash with Lentil Stuffing ($10.50). Both entrees come with choice of sides (mashed potatoes, candied yams, green beans, stuffing, dinner rolls) and desserts (pumpkin and apple pie)! Be sure to stop by to get your Thanksgiving fill!
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Fall Break Travel Reminder
Students residing in campus-operated housing are welcome to stay on campus for the full duration of Fall Break and remain on campus for the rest of Fall Quarter. We strongly recommend that any student who travels away from campus for Fall Break should not return to campus until the start of Winter Quarter in January 2021. Click the button below to find more information.
Return to Learn Info
Virtual Events Around Campus
Summer Research Program Opportunities
December 2nd | 10 -11 am (PST)

Find out about opportunities to get paid to do research this summer! This session will provide information about the Academic Enrichment programs for undergraduates, including how to apply.
Student Orgs Events
Microtomes GBM 3: Journal Club
November 25th | 7 - 8 pm (PST)

We are Microtomes, an undergraduate academic journal club that introduces students to cutting edge topics in Biology through discussions of recent publications. On Wednesday (11/25), we’ll be hosting a journal club session led by Chetana and our own VP Wyatt. We’ll be going over two different papers (to be revealed)!. Come by to learn and discuss something new about Biology :) Click the link below to register
Register Here
Marshall Community Hours
Leslie Carver

Available by appointment: Email to schedule.
Dean of Academic Advising, 
Clare Harrington

Available by appointment. Please send a message to the Virtual Advising Center.
Assistant Dean of Academic Advising,
Emily Gonzales 

Available by appointment: Please send a message to the Virtual Advising Center.
Dean of Student Affairs,
Amber Vlasnik

Available by appointment:
Email tmcstudentaffairs
to schedule.
Dimensions of Culture (DOC) Director,
Amanda Solomon

Available by appointment: Email to schedule.
Dimensions of Culture (DOC) Associate Director, Emily Johnston
Available by appointment: Email to schedule.
Interim Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, Fnann Keflezighi
Tuesdays 4-5pm (PST) Zoom ID-335 971 0463 Email fkeflezighi for more info
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