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Spring 2021, Week 3
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Marshall College Announcements
Marshallpalooza 2021
April 20 & 21 | 10 am - 3:30 pm (PST)
UCSD Town Square
Marshallpalooza 2021 is happening! This year’s event will be as unique as the situation we find ourselves in right now, but we hope to maintain the same values and sense of community that Marshall College has always strived to provide.

For students in the San Diego Area: To pick up your MPZ kit and assorted food items, please fill out this Calendly []. We are so excited to see you all again!

For students that are NOT in the San Diego Area: Please fill this Google Form [] and we’ll mail an MPZ kit out to you all!

Be on the lookout for our Instagram (@yourtmcfamily) giveaway, where 3 lucky students will have the chance to win 3 Polaroid cameras!!! Please remember that you must sign up for the event in one of the two links above in order to participate in the event.
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Senior Leadership and Service Awards Application
The Thurgood Marshall College Leadership and Service Awards are designed to recognize senior students whose undergraduate careers have included distinguished accomplishments in academic achievement, as well as leadership, involvement, and service to Marshall College and UC San Diego. Please see below for award descriptions. Students who would like to be considered for these awards will need to submit a complete application by Monday, April 12, 2021.
Apply Here


Thurgood Thursdays Live
April 15th | 12:30 pm (PST)
Come join Provost Carver this week for Thurgood Thursdays Instagram Live. She will be going Live with Tyler Rogers, TRELS Coordinator, to discuss an awesome scholarship opportunity for students! Be sure to tune in for a chance to win some Marshall swag!
Join Us


ACT Chair Applications
The Active Community at Thurgood Marshall is opening leadership application for chair of the 2021-2022 school year. If you are interested in building leadership, effective teamwork, and communication skills, this is an opportunity for you! If you are interested in being a chair for the Marshall org, fill out this form below by May 17th (Friday of Week 7).

To learn more about ACT, feel free to check out the Active Community at Thurgood Marshall Facebook group or email us at
Apply Here


Dine and Coffee with a Prof [COVID Edition]
Dine-with-a-Prof and Coffee-with-a-Prof have joined forces to offer a "COVID Edition" of these two amazing programs. This virtual program will serve as an opportunity for Undergraduate Students to safely and successfully meet with a Professor or Graduate Teaching Assistant to learn more about the field of study they are pursuing. Kicking off in Spring Quarter 2021, Undergraduate Students can register online to participate starting March 24. For more information visit Dine/Coffee with a Prof COVID Edition linked below.
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Events from the Colleges
Landing a Job or Internship
April 12th | 4 - 5 pm (PST)
Zoom Link

Learn the process of applying for a job or internship from a student's and hiring manager's perspectives! We'll talk about how to apply and prepare for an interview, and how the process looks like for an international applicant!
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GAP Mentor Applications
Apps due May 14th

The Global Ambassadors Program (GAP) is a peer mentoring program designed to assist incoming undergraduate international and out-of-state students in acclimating to a new environment and making a smooth transition into university life. GAP Mentors provide friendly support in order to engage our undergraduate non-resident students and help them create solid relationships within the UC San Diego campus.
Apply Here
Resources for Your Success
Return to Learn Info
Testing, vaccines, daily symptom screening, future plans for the campus,...all the information that you would need on one website. Stay updated with UC San Diego's Return to Learn Plan at the link below.
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Campus-Based Loans 101 Management Workshops
April 15th | 11 am (PST)

The SFS Loan Administration Team is hosting these workshops to inform our UCSD students about loans. The purpose of this workshop is to provide our students with information regarding Campus-Based Loans offered through UCSD. The topics that will be touched upon in this workshop will include the following: What loans are considered Campus-Based Loans? What is an Exit Counseling session? What other options are available to manage my loan account? What are some proactive steps you can take?
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TRELS Summer Research Program Application
Apply now for the 2021 Triton Research & Experiential Learning (TRELS) Summer Research Program! Pursue research, a creative project, or a public service endeavor. Earn a $5,000 stipend and priceless mentorship. Open to students of all majors and all citizenship statuses! For more information and to apply, visit, and submit your application by the deadline of April 22, 2021.
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Events Around Campus
Succulents for SAAM
April 14th | 12 - 1 pm (PST)

Take a break and recognize the resilience of sexual assault survivors by planting succulents. This event is part of the Zone’s Art and Soul series. Tune in at @ucsdcare on Instagram!
@ucsdcare Instagram


Triton Legends - Valorant Edition
April 16th | 6 - 8:30 pm (PST)

Join Triton Fest, Triton Gaming, and Associated Students Concerts & Events for the last Spring Triton Fest virtual event of the quarter! Watch celebrity streamer Yvonnie play alongside our very own UC San Diego pro Valorant players in a best of 3 showdown!  
Student Org Events
Fundraiser Event for Triton Food Pantry
April 12th - 16th

We are excited to announce a week-long fundraiser with five restaurants, from April 12 to April 16, to support the UCSD Triton Food Pantry! Please join us for this great cause, and everyone is welcome to participate!

Monday, April 12 - Panera Bread
Tuesday, April 13 - Chipotle
Wednesday, April 14 - Tapioca Express
Thursday, April 15 - Panda Express
Friday, April 16 - Papa John's 
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Journey to Excellence Graduate School Series
April 14th & 15th | 6 - 8 pm (PST)

Are you interested in graduate school but not sure where to start? Do you want to learn more about the graduate school application process or about what it’s like to be a graduate student? Join SPACES for our Journey To Excellence Series and get the answer to these questions and many more. Participants are eligible to receive care packages, test prep books, iPads with iPad accessories (e.g. Apple pens, Airpods, etc.) Register below.


Getting Started with R Programming Workshop
April 14th | 7:30 - 8:30 pm (PST)

Programming skills are becoming increasingly important for the biological sciences. Join us for getting started with R on Wednesday, 04/14! We'll be going over common techniques used in R and be answering any questions you have! Hope to see you there :) Register below.
Marshall Community Hours
Leslie Carver
Thursdays 1:30pm PST
(ODD Weeks only)
Thurgood Thursdays Instagram Live

Also available by appointment: Email to schedule
Dean of Academic Advising, 
Clare Harrington

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

Mondays 3-4:30pm PST
Join on Zoom
Dimensions of Culture (DOC) Director,
Amanda Solomon

Available by appointment: Email to schedule
Assistant Dean of Academic Advising, Emily Gonzales 
Available by appointment: Please send a message to the Virtual Advising Center
Acting Director of Residential Life,
Juan Lopez

Available by appointment: Email to schedule
Dimensions of Culture (DOC) Associate Director, Emily Johnston
Available by appointment: Email to schedule

Coordinator of Student Activities,
Colin Lewis

Wednesdays 1-2pm PST Join on Zoom
Interim Assistant Dean of Student Affairs,
Fnann Keflezighi

Tuesdays 4-5:30pm PST Join on Zoom
Thurgood Marshall College, UC San Diego
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