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17th Ave Hall

Leader: Allison Schmitz
Contact: schm4007@umn.edu
To promote smart and healthy decisions to our residence hall. Providing resources such as OFC medications, condoms, lube, first aid supplies, as well as, knowledge about different services on campus that can make the college experience better.
Leader: Lauren Ware
Contact: warex091@umn.edu
Join us every week to bake some sweets and meet cool people! Feel free to bring a recipe to try out.
This group will work towards understanding all chemistry material assigned by discussing uncertainties, doing practice problems, and destress by using chemistry puns in our discussions. We hope this will help us comprehend chemistry and feel less stressed in our daily lives.
Leader: David Young-Stephens
Contact: youn1521@umn.edu
This group is meant for humanists and those who are interested in humanism to network, interact, and learn from one another. Activities will be decided during group meetings.
Group of nursing students getting together to debrief on school, do homework together, and practice lab skills
Leader: Eve Heeralall
Contact: heera002@umn.edu
As the name implies, this is a group of people to play Super Smash Bros with and chill.
We get food, we make food, and we eat food. The point is to create foods from different cultures and become more aware of the cultural significance of food. We will also use this opportunity to build community and embrace the different backgrounds of the people we will eat with.
We make food from all over the world!

Bailey Hall

Leader: Lilliana Loll
Contact: lollx006@umn.edu
We will watch American Horror Story together while eating snacks. :) We welcome AHS lovers and newbies, come one come all
Cook and eat food with peers throughout the dorm.
Leader: Trisha Johnson
Contact: joh13029@umn.edu
Activism for animal rights and welfare
Sick of Ramen Noodles? Let's make some real authentic Asian food! If you love South East Asian based cuisines then join the Asian Kitchen where everyone can bond over some stir fry and noodles, swap recipes, build a community, and feel just a little bit closer to home. If interested please email Pachia Thao at pthao@umn.edu
Leader: Leroy Panyathip
Contact: panya006@umn.edu
It will be a Breakdancing club where students learn how to Breakdance, practice their Breakdance moves, and immerse themselves into the Breakdancing/Hip Hop culture.
Leader: Elaina Hagstrom
Contact: hagst083@umn.edu
We will meet and bake cookies and other baked goods on Sunday nights in Rock Bottom. If you see a group of people hanging around the kitchen and/or follow your nose to some fresh baked cookies, introduce yourself and we'll share some with you. :) We often include other activities, such as Sunday Night Football, movies, Kahoots, and homework.
Leader: Reed Moberg
Contact: mober108@umn.edu
We meet and play FIFA with each other and just overall have a good time. Occasional tournaments and smack talk may occur.
Leader: Robert Kotler
Contact: kotle004@umn.edu
We are a group of Magic: the Gathering players who primarily play the Commander/ EDH format. We aim to create a sociable and fun experience in which new and experienced players can participate in the game.
We will be making Pinterest crafts while enjoying snacks to reduce stress.
Leader: Madeline Barkholtz
Contact: barkh011@umn.edu
discuss the drag community as well as putting on drag shows and taking groups trips to attend professional drag shows
Leader: Britton Pankratz
Contact: pankr036@umn.edu
On Friday nights, residents of Bailey Hall get together to watch a movie of the groups choice in the ground floor lounge. Pizza (or other snacks) will be provided in order to assist in building community, encouraging a healthy environment for fostering positive connections, and satisfy the appetites of empty stomachs and movie-deprived students.
We are attempting to create a haunted house/hallway in bailey hall. Students will be responsible for organizing the event.
Leader: Joseph Hlucny
Contact: hlucn003@umn.edu
We play Smash Bros super casually on the weekends (and sometimes Friday)!
Leader: William Newren
Contact: newre002@umn.edu
The group's purpose is to teach people how to yoyo, and provide a chill environment for anyone to pick up a yoyo and just mess around with it.
We shall cook good food.
Leader: Karolina Doran
Contact: doran063@umn.edu
Criminal Investigations and other things
FarmHouse Fraternity is currently living in Bailey Hall during the construction of our new house on Cleveland Ave N.
We make food and eat it.
Certified in first aid and CPR and trained to respond to common health-related issues. We share information and prevention strategies with students and refer students to health resources on campus.
Sit, get together and watch Keeping up with the Kardashians
Leader: Mena Youssef
Contact: youss026@umn.edu
We watch movies and play Kahoot. We may or may not also have food
Watch movies, specifically musicals! Also pizza
Leader: Andrea Charais
Contact: liux4158@umn.edu
Join us and play the soccer game together!!! If you like soccer, if you like sport, let's play it and enjoy it! Please send Email to me: liux4158@umn.edu
We eat snacks and play board games (including card games, since cards are really just small flexible paper boards).
Leader: Shaun Lee Andler Pascual
Contact: andle010@umn.edu
We play Pokémon go.
Leader: Sabrina Kabitz
Contact: kabit003@umn.edu
We are a group that likes to bake cookies 'n stuff, or whatever you want really. We meet once a month on weekend, and bring recipes to bake with. Contact the number listed above if you're interested in joining.
Leader: Braden Kramer
Contact: krame647@umn.edu
We are big The Walking Dead fans who get together to watch the show on a somewhat bigger screen in somewhat comfy chairs. If you like shock, cool characters, comic books, awesome action, and Flamin' Hot Cheetos, come watch the most-watched cable TV series of all time with us. Open to hardcore fans and newcomers.

Centennial Hall

Leader: Heather Levy
Contact: levyx175@umn.edu
A few students interested in doing yoga together to de-stress, have some fun, etc. We are complete amateurs, so if you have never done yoga before, no worries! You'll fit right in. If you know what you're doing, you're in luck too, because we'd love to learn more.
We are going to throw a cultural event at Cen10, as a cultural corps. We plan to do Art card game and Bingo game.
Leader: Lacey Robertson
Contact: robe1418@umn.edu
This group will meet twice a month to bake cookies and other desserts!
Leader: Jacques Lerouge
Contact: lerou032@umn.edu
A lot of out of state kids have started realizing that their birthdays are going to be coming up in the school year, and their families won't be able to celebrate that with them. Thus we got the idea that we can still throw parties for them. It's the next best thing and it makes an effort to bring together the community more closely together. Group activities would include throwing a small little party of intimate friends in the Gopher Hole. The parties would be planned around whatever activity the birthday person would want, provided it abides by University rules.
Leader: Ana Sola
Contact: solax006@umn.edu
Books and Beverages is group that will come together once a month to study, sip some beverages, and be in community with fellow residents of Centennial Hall!
This group is designed to help residents bowl away their stress on Sundays. This is the perfect study break for people looking to meet new people, while collectively struggling to knock down pins.
We are the Health Advocate for Centennial Hall. As Health Advocates we are trained to provide First Aid and CPR, and respond to common health-related issues to any resident in Centennial Hall. We would like to organize events to promote healthy habits and provide health information (sexual health, mental health, campus safety, alcohol use, etc.) to all residents.
We play 3.5 d&d.
Leader: Gabriella Kraus
Contact: kraus729@umn.edu
We watch crime shows and analyze them through a criminology lens
Leader: Kylea Barnes
Contact: barne862@umn.edu
One night, every other week or so we will choose a different Disney movie to watch while we eat popcorn, candy, and other delicious treats.
The group will meet once a month to color their stress away!
Leader: Mary Landon
Contact: lando036@umn.edu
Once or twice a months we'll get together and play various board games!
Leader: Madison Koch
Contact: kochx467@umn.edu
To celebrate the holidays as a "family"! This group is primarily for students to get a chance to take a study break and relax in a fun, festive way! We want to get the chance at a change of scenery for students who need a break from everyday stress. This group will allow students to meet other peers who enjoy holiday festivities and a break! This group is meant to add adventure and holiday joy to our students lives!
A group of Centennial Hall residents that will gather to watch movies, play games, and connect with each other.
Leader: Hannah Levitt
Contact: levit102@umn.edu
Gather every few weeks to create and consume traditional Jewish meals.
Leader: Kalli Fautsch
Contact: fauts019@umn.edu
Meet and study with people also studying OChem in our building!
Leader: Kylea Barnes
Contact: barne862@umn.edu
There are many emotions around Valentine's day and for those who do not have a special someone to spend the day with those emotions are not always positive. In order to promote self care, love, and community building we are going to have a Palentine's day dinner on February 14th at 8 pm for those who don't have something else to do and want to get their mind off of what the day usually symbolizes.
Leader: Andrew Joo
Contact: jooxx071@umn.edu
Are you a part of the PC Master Race? Do you have a passion for PC games of various sorts, ranging from the MOBA, FPS and MMORPG genres? Then this is the group for you! Keep your laptops with you, for we meet every other week to talk about ourselves, discuss gaming-related topics, and of course, play video games with each other!
Leader: Trina Vu
Contact: vuxxx197@umn.edu
Every two weeks we will get together, make mocktails and have snacks, and paint away! It's a fun place to make art, chat with others, make friends, and destress!
Leader: Jacob Dworak
Contact: dwora014@umn.edu
We will watch one Harry Potter movie a month during the school year, culminating in May with the last movie. The group will be encouraged to do other Harry Potter related activities.
Leader: Callie Hirsch
Contact: hirsc234@umn.edu
A group where fans of supernatural can get together and talk about the show, watch it together, and just have a good time! (With food of course)
Leader: Shaina Dodson
Contact: dodso025@umn.edu
We are focused on building community and friendship within our residence hall!
Leader: Murad Hussein
Contact: husse167@umn.edu
We would watch UFC events
Leader: Solomon Probosz
Contact: probo002@umn.edu
Sample different types of coffee, and work on homework together.

Comstock Hall

Leader: Nicole Prak
Contact: prakx005@umn.edu
A group of great people playing 4-square and games where we get together and relax after a long week of class! Come and eat food, wear flannels, and have a good time.
Leader: Briauna Baltzell
Contact: baltz026@umn.edu
A group of people getting together to enjoy movies and snacks
A viewing party for the Super Bowl on the lounge on our floor
The purpose of this group is to eat bagels on bean bags while we take a break at the end of the week, bringing friends together to relax.
Leader: Allison Harvey
Contact: harve385@umn.edu
Former BioHouse residents and anyone interested in biology will gather to do biology related activities and meet new friends.
Leader: Dingjun Bian
Contact: bianx068@umn.edu
We study Calculus 1 together, discuss questions. No matter what level are you on, please come and join us!
Leader: Julia Ziegler
Contact: ziegl264@umn.edu
Floor bonding
Leader: Kathryn Pipia
Contact: pipia003@umn.edu
We serve as the health advocates for 2016-2017 in Comstock Hall. Every day we provide medical supplies to fellow residents and occasionally put on events to promote health and wellness on the UMN campus and in our residence hall.
A casual community setting to practice kendama and meet friends. New and experienced players are both welcome.
Leader: Yengcha Lee
Contact: leex7961@umn.edu
A group designed to make foods and friends. Cook food from different countries and cultures while building a bond of friendship.
Judgement-free community coloring.
Leader: Hannah Zeller
Contact: zelle049@umn.edu
Our group will meet once every one or two weeks and cook dinner together.
Leader: Sevin Antley
Contact: antle005@umn.edu
We Knit (or crochet) hats, scarves, gloves, and blankets for the homeless of Minneapolis in preparation for the harsh winter. You need no knitting experience, we'll be happy to teach you!
Leader: Cecilia Longley
Contact: longl052@umn.edu
Want an excuse play around with makeup? We encourage people of all levels to come join us for makeovers! We'll spend an hour or two together watching makeup tutorials and trying them out ourselves! Bringing your own makeup is encouraged but we will have some basics and sanitizing supplies so that everyone can get dolled up.
Leader: Kyle Baumgart
Contact: baumg189@umn.edu
Group will meet on assigned days via floor group chat. No experience needed, anyone can join but a cellphone or email would definitely be required.
Leader: Summer Paulson
Contact: pauls958@umn.edu
Bring your favorite mug and your hot drink to get together and watch movies. We will watch any movie where a hot beverage is featured.
Leader: Julia Whitman
Contact: whitm174@umn.edu
A group designed to get students together to take in views, an activity closely linked to meditation and relaxation. The abundance of views around the Minneapolis Campus gives the group options to meet weekly to enjoy our surroundings, as well as explore.

Frontier Hall

Leader: Grant Badger
Contact: badge024@umn.edu
We play Xbox :)
We religiously watch the Bachelor every Monday
A group designated to bringing out the inner and unique beauty within anyone and everyone. From DIY's to informational nights about self care! Come see what you can learn and make to bring out the inner you1
Come join us for games of all types!
Leader: Craig Liang
Contact: liang448@umn.edu
We play board games, typically every Friday Night. Our favorites include Settlers of Catan, Risk and Monopoly. Come have a good time!
Leader: Jamie Gifuni
Contact: gifun001@umn.edu
We are a group devoted to studying computer science, with an added bonus of guac.
Cooking any type of food from different countries, cultures, and regions!
Leader: Alexa Bloedow
Contact: bloed025@umn.edu
What kind of person is Nick looking for?
Lifting well-being through physical activity.
Leader: Matthew Finn
Contact: finnx147@umn.edu
we will race and or build mini drones
We get together and cook good meals.
Leader: Joshua Graeler
Contact: grael001@umn.edu
Just a group of friends who enjoy D&D. We meet once a week.
We are going to get together every weekend and get food while watching movies.
Leader: Kory Cooke
Contact: cooke105@umn.edu
Frontier Hall wants you, Summoner! Bring your A-game and your favorite Champion to the Rift, and join your fell Frontiersmen in Victory! New to League? We can help! Veteran Summoner? Love to have you! If you are a fan of League of Legends, we welcome you with open arms. The best among you will be eligible for a spot on Frontier Hall's ULoL team!
Ever wanted to take photos or get your photo taken? Let's do it.
Leader: Connor Smith
Contact: smit8079@umn.edu
One big tournament
Leader: Benjamin Fedderly
Contact: fedde029@umn.edu
A group of people who either want to learn how to play or competitively play spike ball, while at the same time meeting new people and having fun.
Leader: Raymond He
Contact: hexxx863@umn.edu
We eat food while discussing the philosophical nature behind cinematic films and interactive computer entertainment activities.
Make food from scratch with friends to build bonds, strengthen friendships, and enjoy a "Home cooked"
We sit in hammocks
Leader: Amber Ignaszewski
Contact: ignas017@umn.edu
The Health Advocates of Frontier Hall will be putting on programs for our residents to attend and learn about healthy choices students should be aware of!
Come make art! Activities include painting, drawing, arting, shenanigans, games and more.
Leader: Rose Anderson
Contact: and04742@umn.edu
One night every two weeks, we will watch a movie (not necessarily on Netflix) that we chose by a majority vote and eat ice cream or frozen yogurt in order to destress and bond.
Leader: Justine Schwarz
Contact: schw1709@umn.edu
This is a group dedicated to watching movies with some form of royalty whilst drinking tea. Some of the movies we may watch include The Princess Diaries, The Prince and Me, Ice Princess, Mean Girls, The Devil Wears Prada, etc. Any and all residents are welcome to attend!!
Leader: Keenan Barr
Contact: barrx194@umn.edu
Get together each Wednesday night to watch the new episodes of South Park.
A group for individuals who want to hang out and play all varieties of Super Smash Bros (and sometimes other games).
Leader: Bella Haake
Contact: haake037@umn.edu
Cake, cookies, brownies, you name it and we'll bake it! In this group we will make a wide variety of sweet treats and enjoy them while completing a craft to donate to a local charity or organization!
Leader: Gerald Weber
Contact: webe0688@umn.edu
This is a weekly newspaper that focuses on sharing stories asscotied with Taylor House on the 4th floor of Frontier. These stories are comedic, romantic, informative, and inquisitive. There are 3-4 stories a week, one main artcile 600-1000 words long, and 2-3 short articles that are normally 200 words in length. The team of writers would each find a story they would like to write about, and our group would get together and brainstorm the possible topics to write about in newsletter that week. The letter would be sent to all those who would want a weekly letter from the Taylor house, as a way to let go and relax.
We attend the Tesla Works Friday Night Project meetings and make cool stuff. Past projects have included motorized derby cars, motorized styrofoam boats, musical pencils, boomerangs, recycled shoes, DIY leather notebook and many more!
A group of CSE students residing in the Taylor House who wish to shatter stereotypes and improve their physical state by lifting regularly. This group aims to teach students practical ways to utilize concepts taught in lecture through first-hand experience with topics including force, torque, power, work, and most importantly mass.
We gather once a week to yell at the contestants of The Bachelor on TV and to compete with each other to win the ultimate BACHELOR BRACKET BRAGGING RIGHTS.
Leader: Molly Gjerde
Contact: gjerd061@umn.edu
A fellowship of students who seek to observe the nerdiest of movies.
Leader: Anna Hoines
Contact: hoine005@umn.edu
We're a Lorde fan club that listens to her wonderful music and tries dissecting its meaning and depth.
Leader: Nathan Steckman
Contact: steck065@umn.edu
We would be watching important events, such as the super bowl, play off games, inauguration, and political debates to name a few, and eating food. PREFERRED METHOD OF CONTACT IS EMAIL: steck065@umn.edu
We watch movies with other people to form new relationships and have a good time
Leader: Mackenzie Jaekel
Contact: jaeke008@umn.edu
Do you want a way to meet friends and destress? Do you also like chocolate? Then Yoga. Chocolate. Friends. Oh my! is the group for you. We will do practice yoga and meditation as well as explore resources on campus for all the yogis out there.
Leader: Henna McCoy
Contact: mccoy270@umn.edu
Do you love cats? More importantly, do you REALLY love cats?! WELL then you are the PURRRfect student to join this group! It centers around all things feline, furry, and ferocious. We will gather as a group once a month to discuss cats and go to shelters to volunteer! Our furry friends need us!

Middlebrook Hall

Leader: Abigail Grewenow
Contact: grewe028@umn.edu
We get together to celebrate people's birthday once a month by making cake for them and eating it!
Leader: Lexi Schuder
Contact: schud023@umn.edu
We are a 2nd floor group that meets once a month to cook and bake in the kitchen.
Leader: Michael Kaufman
Contact: kaufm282@umn.edu
We will engage our creative side by building, coding, and testing the limits of a 3D printer
Leader: Michael Leehan
Contact: leeha008@umn.edu
The purpose of the group is to hold event for 6th floor to foster a community spirit, destress with floormates, and promote friendships between people. It's important to have friends on your floor!
About once a week, a few floor mates and I would like to cook a homemade meal for our 7th family to build community and enjoy some good food.
We wish to decorate the doors and halls of 11th floor. We want to inspire a more creative and uniting atmosphere on our floor.
Leader: Ryota Akutsu
Contact: akuts003@umn.edu
Genre (My preference): Rock, Irish, Canzone, Solo guitar, or something. Instruments: Vocal, Acoustic Guitar, Piano, Keyboard, Accordion, Cajon, Bass, Violin, or something. Activities : Complete about 5 songs in total and have a concert. Go to the concert together. Conditions: Nothing but please take musical instruments if you do not have.
We like fruit and would like to express our love for it!
Leader: Anika Tella
Contact: tella013@umn.edu
connecting cultures and people through Asian cooking.
We get together once a week to watch two episodes of the cartoon, Avatar: The Last Airbender.
A ninth floor baking group dedicated to bringing sweets to everyone at least once a month. You can join and help bake or just eat the tasty treats. We will accommodate for allergies (as long as we are notified beforehand).
Looking for people who want to play badminton and chill. Lets strike some birdies and meet cool people! Its cool if you don't know how to play cause it will be one of your first times that turns out to be awesome!
Leader: Noah Brown
Contact: brow4460@umn.edu
We will get together and watch soccer games.
Leader: Erik Widjaja
Contact: widja013@umn.edu
We want to explore the world of fine cuisine by using fresh ingredients to make quality food.
Leader: Natasha Montzka
Contact: montz027@umn.edu
A place where crocheters and knitters can coexist and learn! We meet Tuesdays at 7!
Leader: Elizabeth Williams
Contact: will5266@umn.edu
We are a group of students who receive value from combining culture and the fine art of culinary.
Leader: Benjamin Halom
Contact: halom003@umn.edu
We want a group to cook and eat meals and bake tasty treats as well as share healthy recipes and advice on living a wholesome life with regards to food.
Floor Ten in Middlebrook likes to cook dinners and desserts and such, so why not make a group? We love good food!
Leader: Jennifer Moss
Contact: mossx182@umn.edu
A baking/cooking group that is inclusive and focuses on the baking/making of tasty, gluten free and/or vegan dishes.
Leader: Gillian Innes
Contact: innes026@umn.edu
In this group, the Health Advocates in Middlebrook Hall will coordinate events that are meant to inform students about the importance of physical and mental health. These events will also alert students to the services that the Health Advocates and Boynton provide in case they need it.
Sponsoring floor-wide holiday activities i.e. trick or treat and food parties
A monthly group that gets together to celebrate the holidays with themed meals, games, and entertainment!
Leader: Melat Weldeselasie
Contact: welde012@umn.edu
Event based leadership group bringing together students from across the globe.
A group to gather on the weekends and unwind from a long week of work! Movie nights, exploring campus, dance parties, game nights, whatever we feel we need for the weekend to destress!
Leader: Rebecca Desens
Contact: desen013@umn.edu
Middlebrook Means Business is a group for Middlebrook Carlson Students and those interested in business to meet, discuss classes, and socialize.
Leader: Cameron Flory
Contact: flory026@umn.edu
a place where any student living in Middlebrook Hall, or anywhere else on campus, can get together and meet new people while enjoying timeless movies! We could show anything from mean girls to star wars depending on what you're in the mood for!
Leader: Jacob Coenen
Contact: coene035@umn.edu
A group that meets Friday nights to play Magic: The Gathering (and possibly other tabletop games). Standard, casual, Commander, or any format welcome. We also occasionally attend prereleases and other events together. Any experience level welcome, we can lend you decks!
Leader: Madison Tetzlaff
Contact: tetzl034@umn.edu
Students within the group will take a trip or two per semester via public transit and/ or ZipCar/ personal student vehicles in order to get out of the city and view the stars.
Leader: Nick Aarsvold
Contact: aarsv016@umn.edu
We plan to throw a party with food and beverages for Superbowl LI. Many of the people in the group will be members from floor two of the tower, but all are welcome to join. Depending on how many people sign up to come, we will either host in the floor two lounge or we will try to reserve the terrace room or "The Fishbowl" room. We would probably order food such as Pizza, Canes chicken, chicken wings, chips and salsa, ice cream, various sodas, doughnuts--probably Tim Hortons, fruit platter, a vegetable platter, chocolate milk, pie, lemonade, and possibly more depending on interest for the event. The group will focus on socializing and getting to know each other better to build up the community, while celebrating a major sporting event. The Superbowl was chosen for this event as it is one of the highest watched events on TV and culturally important in the USA. Because of this, it would be reasonable to believe that there would be interest in coming to the event. The event will be on Sunday February 5, 2017.
Leader: Theresa McSweeney
Contact: mcswe015@umn.edu
To create a community for vegans and those interested in vegan food in Middlebrook.
Leader: Kaitlyn Greenland
Contact: gree2218@umn.edu
This group will be participating in national novel writing month in November as well as other writing themed events/ activities. (Tuesdays: 7-8:30 pm and Fridays: 6-7 pm)
Leader: Melat Weldeselasie
Contact: welde012@umn.edu
Lets come together and eat ramen and build community.
A bunch of us nerdy Middlebrookers get together, roll dice, and play dungeons and dragons. (D&D 5e)
Leader: Gerhardt Robinson
Contact: robi0948@umn.edu
A group invested in and dedicated to the production and consumption of the musical splendor that can only be achieved with a group of like-minded individuals, each with an open mind and a chicken in hand. Those not musically inclined need not apply.
Leader: Travis Hammerstad
Contact: hamme563@umn.edu
This group is created for the love of Rubik's Cube and other twisty puzzles. We will solve Rubik's Cube and teach all who want to learn. If interested, speedsolving these puzzles will be explored. We also will make murals out of Rubik's cube by treating each sticker of the Rubik's Cube as a pixel. Whether you have never solved a cube before or have been cubing for years, come and join us!
Leader: Madeline Jones
Contact: jone3225@umn.edu
This group creates snacks for the viewing of Saturday Night Live.
Leader: Jackson Traas
Contact: traas013@umn.edu
A group of courageous explorers looking to settle the mysterious and ever changing island of Catan through the famous German board game. The opportunities are endless!
We are a group of friends from Middlebrook looking to ski as a group this winter in a less party oriented way that the present ssc. We are able to provide our own transportation and equipment for skiing, but assistance from the University with paying for lift tickets would be greatly appreciated (thus being the primary directive of forming a group). If this proposal generates a positive response, dates and locations would be decided. For now we are hoping to go on four or five trips to ski hills in the Twin Cities area this ski season.
Leader: Madeline Jones
Contact: jone3225@umn.edu
We are baking to relieve academic stress.
Leader: Michael Kaufman
Contact: kaufm282@umn.edu
10th Floor (others welcome) study, converse about our interests, and support each other while noshing on delicious snacks.
Leader: Jordan Schmitting
Contact: schm4172@umn.edu
This group is for those who want to relax on Sundays through either abstract painting or tie-blanket making. It is open to anyone regardless of their previous experience with art or tie-blankets. It is meant to be a casual way to have fun while getting to be creative. Painting and tie-blanket making will each take place once a month on Sunday mornings. This means that the group will meet about once every two weeks.
Leader: Sam Gavin
Contact: gavin073@umn.edu
The point of this group is to give a time and place for people who enjoy playing super smash bros. to gather and play. I plan on having weekly friendlies (for fun games) and possibly occasional tournaments. This is especially great because super smash bros. is a game that is most enjoyable when played with other people.
Leader: Brett Herbers
Contact: herbe204@umn.edu
I have put together a cast of 20 Middlebrook residents, and a crew of a dozen more residents, to play out our own version of Survivor. We will start by filming and playing the game, and then we will have viewing parties later on in the year.
Leader: Sophie Chen
Contact: chen4762@umn.edu
Explore different cultures through food and activities.
Leader: Michael Kaufman
Contact: kaufm282@umn.edu
We make frozen concoctions to celebrate the magic of each Tuesday night, and enjoy quality time sharing stories about our academic experiences and learn about the non-alcoholic beverages of the tropics.
Leader: Serena Nicoll
Contact: nicol190@umn.edu
A group for learning about and playing the tabletop game "Pathfinder," similar to Dungeons and dragons. Players make a character to roleplay in an interactive group.
Leader: Cortney Stedman
Contact: stedm016@umn.edu
The Darryl club is a group that watches movies together.
Leader: Amanda Barbian
Contact: barbi014@umn.edu
We are a group that meets bi-weekly to crochet, knit, and have fun. Join us for free yarn and the chance to donate items to local homeless shelters. Email our group leader for more information!

Pioneer Hall

Leader: Brandon Egenes
Contact: egene005@umn.edu
We will be making a variety of foods such as: cookies, pies, cakes, hot dishes, lasagna, and many more things. We will also be delving into a mild amount of cooking into things like cooking chicken or fish.
Leader: Arman Shah
Contact: shahx252@umn.edu
A group to learn some magic tricks for all levels
Leader: Nic Hamlin
Contact: hamli052@umn.edu
We will get together regularly, either physically or online, to discuss cultural trends affecting the modern day culture.
Leader: Cassidy Valade
Contact: valad023@umn.edu
We are a group of young individuals who enjoy hammocking (hammocks preferred but not required) as well as the substance free lifestyle.
Leader: Alyssa Burnell
Contact: burne239@umn.edu
Make crafts that are prompted by Pinterest.
Leader: Stephen Mohabir
Contact: mohab006@umn.edu
Cooking all kinds of food and dessert 1 day a week. Homestyle.
Leader: Mathew Lauer
Contact: lauer105@umn.edu
Like a book club but for music/albums!
Leader: Sameer Khan
Contact: khanx335@umn.edu
We will meet up and go weight lifting at the Rec Center or talk about nutrition
Leader: Mark Richard
Contact: rich1126@umn.edu
A group that will meet about every two weeks to study and eat some snacks. Anyone is welcome, and the group leader can provide help specifically in math, chemistry and physics.
Leader: Faith Leslie
Contact: lesli126@umn.edu
The H.A.s in Pioneer are trained to respond to common health-related issues through Boynton Health. They share information and prevention strategies with students in their residence and refer students to other health resources on campus, as well as distribute cold and cough medicine, cough drops, ibuprofen, acetaminophen, bandages, gauze, condoms, dental dams, lubricant, and pregnancy tests, and plan and implement health promotion projects.
This group will set its focus on the card game, hearts. We have been playing since we have moved in with a couple of neighbors and people from different halls.
Leader: Amy Felegy
Contact: feleg008@umn.edu
We meet at least once every two weeks to bounce around a ball and have fun! No experience necessary! Please provide your own tennis racket.
Leader: Nic Hamlin
Contact: hamli052@umn.edu
A club for fans of Super Smash Bros. We wil get together and play, maybe do some tournements.

Sanford Hall

Leader: Elizabeth Boehme
Contact: boehm075@umn.edu
Hey guys! If you have a mild obsession with American Horror Story like me and my roommate, you probably know that season six is premiering on the night of Sept 14! We are trying to get a group of people together to eat pizza and revel over all that is Evan Peters. If this sounds like a bomb time to you or you just want to meet some cool people, come and join us! :)
A low-key club of people who just want to bake and eat something homemade together.
Coffee consumption group aimed at providing an opportunity to try coffees from around the world.
Leader: Samantha Hebel
Contact: hebel011@umn.edu
Raise your brush and join us for fun-filled painting and art-making, complete with delicious mocktails and snacks! Relax, meet great people, and let your creative juices flow.
Leader: Diana Espitia
Contact: espit006@umn.edu
We are a group of freshman Latinx students with a mission to create community and a space for freshman Latinxs to share their experiences and find support within our freshman class.
Leader: Sonja Romportl
Contact: rompo012@umn.edu
This is a group for anyone who likes quality fruit. We hope to provide both familiar fruits and some more exotic fruits as well.
A group of girls who want to make their traditional meals that they would eat at home in their new home.
Leader: Kaylen Lowe
Contact: lowex145@umn.edu
A blood drive associated with the American Red Cross
Leader: Andie Alton
Contact: alton022@umn.edu
Somos un de estudiantes que estudian el español. Nos encontramos cada Miércoles a las 8 hasta las 9 en 280 Tower y hablamos de noticias, música, películas y cocinamos. También nos encontramos a las 9:45 cada viernes en el lobby para caminar juntos a las horas de conversación en Folwell. All are welcome! Email alton022@umn.edu with any questions.
Leader: Tyler Johnson
Contact: joh12058@umn.edu
Despite the superior study habits the residents of Sanford Hall possess; we realize that sometimes things get put off until Sunday night. We aim to create a low stress environment where residents can come as go as they please while working on their assignments over some fantastic treats. Ideally, we aim to expand beyond the 7th floor of tower and create a stronger community feel between residents throughout the building as well.
Leader: Chena Lee
Contact: leex8119@umn.edu
A group to encourage CAs at Sanford and Wilkins to gather together for study and social times.
Taste of Cultures is a club where we get to make and try foods/cuisines from all over the world.
Leader: Molly McMullen
Contact: mcmul076@umn.edu
We will get together to socialize and make meals from the online Tasty videos to help us keep from missing mom/dad's home cooked meals.
Leader: Tommy Luangrath
Contact: luang009@umn.edu
When you play the Game Of Thrones, you win or you die. When you watch the Game Of Thrones...you have a good time! Join us as we meet (bi?)weekly to enjoy watching GoT in Sanford's TV lounge!
Leader: Sam Matenaer
Contact: maten009@umn.edu
Join us and watch some of the worst movies on Netflix.

Territorial Hall

Leader: Noah Chase
Contact: chase300@umn.edu
a group of us living near each other that already do studying together
Leader: Riley Held
Contact: heldx139@umn.edu
We gather on Wednesday nights at 10 PM to watch the FX show "American Horror Story". It's a show that changes every season so don't worry if you haven't seen previous ones. The show is rather violent & creepy so it's not for those who scare easily. Come join us to hangout, late night snack & watch it!
Leader: Owen Luterbach
Contact: luter007@umn.edu
Our mission is to explore food options on and off campus with a college budget in mind. Every week we will be in charge of finding the best deals on campus, ordering, and picking up food for the group. While enjoying our food we will discuss and debate things like cost, value, convenience, and nutrients. That way, when we leave on-campus housing we will be educated consumers able to make healthy, cost efficient choices.
Leader: Hunter Hoelzel
Contact: hoelz012@umn.edu
We will explore and go to various concerts that are happening in the greater Twin Cities area.
Leader: Mara Bowman
Contact: bowma330@umn.edu
This group is for anyone who loves to bake or cook-anything from muffins and soup to fresh guacamole!
Leader: Haley Mihalchick
Contact: mihal027@umn.edu
get together once a week or so to watch fall/halloween movies in the lounge and eat good snacks. We could maybe go to a pumpkin patch or apple orchard too.
Just a couple of freshmen trying to fight off that freshman 15 by eating fresh fruit and vegetables and enjoying each others company.
baking group for those who enjoy gluten free/dairy free treats
Leader: Kyle Loomis
Contact: loomi104@umn.edu
Worried about financing your future? Interested in learning how to think critically? The Investing and Critical Thinking group crowd-sources diverse perspectives and knowledge from each group member to develop cutting-edge and analytical investing strategies. Email SkytaleSecurities@gmail.com for more details!
Leader: Natalie Rademacher
Contact: radem118@umn.edu
On a mission to watch as many movies as possible this year.
Leader: Zachary Powell
Contact: powel524@umn.edu
We play video game tournaments such as FIFA, Madden, NHL, and NBA 2k
Leader: Natalie Duncan
Contact: dunca336@umn.edu
We would like to establish a group in which T-Hall students can play board games together every Friday night. The aim is to provide a fun bonding activity that is an alternative to going out.
Leader: Hunter Austing
Contact: austi416@umn.edu
If you enjoy playing Super Smash Bros, specifically Melee, and don't feel like leaving T-Hall this is the group for you.
Leader: Nathan Prevost
Contact: prevo027@umn.edu
A group of individuals that like to come together and play ping pong casually and/or competitively at times. Our goal is to have fun and gain friends as well as improve our ping pong skills.
Leader: Lana Truong-Schneider
Contact: truon237@umn.edu
Every tuesday we make something from Buzzfeed's "tasty" youtube channel.
We are a government role-playing group. We host weekly meetings where we practice conducting meetings and congress-based policy discussion.
Leader: Alayna Lawrence
Contact: lawre469@umn.edu
This group will do activities that correspond with the season we are in! For the fall we can go pumpkin picking and to haunted houses, winter- ice skating, snowball fights, and sledding, spring- hiking and other fun things!
Leader: Kelsey Koupal
Contact: koupa007@umn.edu
College is super stressful, especially for all of us freshman! Come and treat yo' self to a delicious, non-healthy, completely satisfying treat that you can (if you want) help bake, and also take a little time to relax, play some pool, and/or socialize! You need this! Only rule: you must wear sweatpants.

Wilkins Hall

Leader: Anna Kobilka
Contact: kobil008@umn.edu
A group dedicated to teaching people how to crochet and enjoying the art of crochet.
We want to spread mental, physical, and emotional health awareness for the residents. We also want to host a Yoga event with snacks as a de-stressing activity for residents.

Yudof Hall

We bake treats and volunteer our time and company at places like hope lodges, and places run by nonprofit organizations.
Leader: Erin Gilbertson
Contact: gilbe930@umn.edu
We will get together once or twice per week to study. The students starting this group are sophomores that specialize in biology and chemistry. We are definitely open to including people of any major though!
Leader: Tenzin Migmar
Contact: migma001@umn.edu
We're just going to be cooking once a week.
Leader: Yuki Hirai
Contact: hirai009@umn.edu
A collective group of students, who want to study and get together, taking the following courses: MGMT 1001 MGMT 1005 ACCT 2050 ACCT 3001 Business Statistics Calculus Micro and Macro Economics
Leader: Chiagao Xiong
Contact: xion1172@umn.edu
We prep the food. We cook the food. We eat the food. We hope the food tastes good.
We'll play two movies and have pizza and cookies together.
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Leader: Elizabeth Lindgren
Contact: lindg277@umn.edu
Students can get together and knit or crochet (or other yarn crafts).
Promote physical and mental health and update on seasonal illnesses around our dormitory.

University Village

Pass out cookies to the residents at the end of each month
Leader: Afton Delgado
Contact: delga084@umn.edu
HA Marketing
Leader: Jebbeh Kiawoin
Contact: kiawo003@umn.edu
To discuss current events
Leader: Afton Delgado
Contact: delga084@umn.edu
Join us to support the water protectors with gifts of ribbon skirts and shirts along with cold weather items to honor those protecting the sacred. Kids are welcome to draw pictures to gift.
Leader: Daniel Nick
Contact: nickx011@umn.edu
We follow direction for Facebook's Tasty video and learn new ways to cook and try new things
Leader: Brie Rankin
Contact: ranki059@umn.edu
We will meet up Sunday mornings to eat breakfast food and socialize.
Leader: Kristopher Bliss
Contact: bliss132@umn.edu
Watch the upcoming and exciting new MMA fights that happen about once a month
Everyone loves going to the movies but it can be a really pricey trip. We work to find the best priced movie tickets for an evening of fun, wherever it may be in the Twin Cities!
Leader: Pierre Inzerillo
Contact: inzer001@umn.edu
We will organize weekly meetings to play soccer with UMN students. Place, days and hours are flexible depending on the fields availability and weather.