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17th Ave Hall

Leader: Payton Moore
Contact: moor1508@umn.edu
When: Monday nights when the Bachelor starts
Where: Fourth floor lounge

We will meet and watch the Bachelor and eat sushi!

Leader: Jaycie Thomsen
Contact: thoms356@umn.edu
When: Once a week in the evenings
Where: Basement kitchen

A cooking group that cooks plant-based, healthy meals/snacks to fuel our college needs!!

Bailey Hall

Leader: Dominic Marticorena
Contact: mart4466@umn.edu
When: Likely Fridays and Saturdays, TBD
Where: Likely behind the bus stop or soccer fields, but TBD

We will be playing Spikeball for recreation among ourselves, and possibly play competitively between our own hall if popular demand so desires.

Leader: PaNhia Lee
Contact: leex8814@umn.edu
When: Weekends (TBD)
Where: Lounge Area by the Lobby

Here to celebrate any Bailey Student's special birthdays (once you're a member)! Expect to SHARE birthday celebrations! We'll celebrate with cake... and gifts? With entertainment also! Something to honor YOUR special day! Come Through.


When: Once a week
Where: TBD

Leader: McKenna Schmit Once a week we meet up and eat a cuisine from an international location,a movie from the location proceeds dinner.

Leader: Christian Lutton
Contact: lutto002@umn.edu
When: every other Sunday during the fall possibly starting at 5pm
Where: The grills outside of Bailey

I would like to get a group together a day of the week that just has a grill out, but also isn't afraid to try some new grilled food, and also we might want to have a football viewing parties tied to this as well, I would also hope to let our group expand over time as well


When: TBD
Where: Bailey Hall

A club to connect those who are passionate about the role-playing games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pathfinder, Call of Cthulhu, etc. One meeting every week to connect fellow enthusiasts throughout Bailey Hall!

Leader: Sara Johnson
Contact: joh13784@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Bailey Hall

Combining the fun of arts and crafts with the calming nature of tea (and coffee), our group hopes to help all students of Bailey Hall to relieve stress and promote group connectivity. New crafts and tea/coffee blends featured each week, with some staples recurring every meeting. Let's all relax, unwind, and get Craf-Tea!

Leader: Ansh Sikka
Contact: sikka008@umn.edu
When: Every Friday @ 7:30
Where: 4th floor lounge

Appreciate Indian culture through digital entertainment and authentic Indian cuisine

Leader: Kaelin Pham
Contact: pham0213@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Have you ever wanted to immerse yourself in a new culture, spice up your life by learning some new recipes, or just try a bunch of new and exciting foods? Join the Multicultural Epicurean Association! This group is aimed at promoting fresh perspectives and cultural understanding by providing new opportunities for anyone looking to make new connections through food.

Centennial Hall

Leader: Jacqui Gerlach
Contact: gerla050@umn.edu
When: Tuesday's 9pm-10pm
Where: Conference room in the gopher hole

We watch the new season of American Horror Story every week, and discuss the show and our feelings about it afterwords.

Leader: Titi Russell
Contact: russe643@umn.edu
When: First Wednesday of each month at 7pm
Where: Gopher hole

This is a group that brings together individuals who love writing or listening to spoken word poetry.

Leader: Sarah Huffer
Contact: huffe016@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Student Kitchen in Centennial

People getting together and baking or cooking food with each other once a week/every two weeks or for special occasions.

Leader: Brianna Kadlec
Contact: kadle027@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Learn how to cross stitch! It'll be great!

Leader: Kerem Ersoz
Contact: ersoz001@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Gopher Hole

We plan on playing DnD and drinking tea.


When: TBD
Where: Gopher Hole of Centennial

Jeopardy viewing parties in the gopher hole


When: TBD
Where: W316 or Gopher Hole

Watch OTH on Netflix


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Listen to a podcast and talk with people who love them too! It'll be great!

Leader: Vinit Vaghani
Contact: vagha001@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Lobby, then walk over to Rec together

We get together and play racquetball at the Recwell

Leader: Alyssa Rinelli
Contact: rinel008@umn.edu
When: TBD, but probably every other Sunday.
Where: TBD

Spend your Sunday morning relaxing with friends as you enjoy a cup of coffee from different roasters around the world.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Snacks are a very essential part of life and you can learn so much about a culture and country from what they consider a snacks and their snacks. Thus, for this group, we will be trying snacks from around the world and learn facts about that part of the world/snacks from there. The goal of this group is to be open minded to trying snacks that may look different from a typical American snack and learn about how that snack is apart of the country/culture.

Leader: Michael Ziebarth
Contact: zieba030@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Get together and watch sporting events on TV. Football, basketball, hockey games. whatever is on


When: Sep. 17th 7pm
Where: Gopher Hole

The group will watch movies that star Robin Williams.

Leader: Becca Perry
Contact: perry625@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Centennial Hall

If you love fashion, vintage clothing and low prices come thrift shopping with us! We're going to different thrift shops in the Minneapolis & Saint Paul area.

Comstock Hall

Leader: Amanda Schmidt
Contact: schm4348@umn.edu
When: 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month at 7:15 PM
Where: Comstock Kitchenette

Love to bake? Want to share your favorite cookie recipes? Just want an excuse to eat cookies? Join Cookies in Comstock!


When: Once a month
Where: TBD

A group to rise above the humdrum dining typically to college life and to excel in finer taste.

Frontier Hall


When: Tbd, we will make a group chat. It will be fairly spontaneous
Where: Rooms n489 and 429

We meet casually a few times a week to de-stress, socialize, and play 4+ player video games

Leader: Pronoy Roy
Contact: royxx334@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Frontier Hall Basement

The group is essentially being established so that people from different cultures can come together and cook/bake their favorite meals and have a good time.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Playing DnD and munching on some pizza. All the party positions have been taken. Might accept an assistant DM if things get out of hand.


When: 2nd and 3rd Sunday of every month at 6:00 PM
Where: Frontier Hall Kitchen

Low-Key baking and cooking club with no specific dietary specifications


When: TBD; evenings
Where: Varies- lounges or dorms

We are a group that enjoys to watch movies, eat some snacks and get to know each other a little better.


When: Sundays 11:30 to 4:00 from September 10th to February 4th
Where: Frontier Lounge

A group to gather on Sundays to watch football (NFL Redzone), discuss fantasy football, and eat pizza.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

The Health Advocates of Frontier Hall would like to form a group in order to make posters and put on events that would educate our peers about health and health-related resources on campus.

Leader: Trask Angell
Contact: angel219@umn.edu
When: TBD - Multiple nights throughout the week.
Where: Room 143 (Lounge/Classroom if group gets too large)

We meet a couple times of week to hang out, eat snacks and watch a Game of Thrones episode.

Leader: Alexa Mathis
Contact: mathi472@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Frontier Kitchen

Cooking healthy snacks or meals for the people within the group to be creative and destress.


When: Wednesday mornings 8am
Where: Frontiere N488

We get together each week to watch an episode of Game of Thrones and have an intellectual discussion about the episode watched each week (social and political influences, themes, etc.).


When: TBD
Where: Frontier Lounge

We are a group devoted to sampling and reviewing various types of cereal while bonding duing our cereal social each week.

Leader: Colin Bain
Contact: bainx070@umn.edu
When: Mondays from 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Where: Frontier 1st floor Classroom (or other available room)

A bunch of guys studying the book of Romans and growing deeper in faith!


When: The last Saturday of every month
Where: Frontier Hall - In 2nd floor lounge

Sample snacks from around the globe.

Middlebrook Hall

Leader: Anna Cramblitt
Contact: cramb009@umn.edu
When: Saturdays at 9pm
Where: 9th Floor TV Lounge

We watch popular movies/musicals, with a focus on sharing the best movies with all group members

Leader: Gwendolyn Kidder
Contact: kidde021@umn.edu
When: First Sunday of Each Month
Where: 9th Floor Lounge

A committee responsible for conducting surveys and group discussions on floor interests to plan relevant events and strengthen the Middlebrook community.

Leader: Jamie DeBruyckere
Contact: debru030@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Seventh Floor Lounge

A board game/card game group that will meet to play a variety of games as a way to socialize and learn new and exciting games. No prior game experience needed. Best way to receive up-to-date information is to contact floor 7 and request to be added to the GroupMe chat for the group :)

Leader: Carlie Mell
Contact: mellx028@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Middlebrook Hall Kitchen

A group for interested people of all skill levels to bake and eat a variety of tasty treats


When: TBD
Where: Middlebrook Hall 923

Exploring a variety of Asian foods and cultures on and off campus.

Leader: Hannah Coffey
Contact: coffe122@umn.edu
When: Sunday nights
Where: Middlebrook (TBD)

We like to drink tea and make cookies, so we will get together and do that while we recap our weeks


When: Every other Friday
Where: 10th floor lounge of Middlebrook

a club where our floor gets together to catch up on weekly activities while eating cookies and occasionally baking them as well


When: twice a month and if not every three weeks
Where: One of the kitchens

Megan and some CA pals cook dinner style foods or equivalent meals every other week or so. Could be less frequent depending on funding, I'm not too picky.

Leader: Kelley Harrell
Contact: harre133@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: 12th floor lounge area

We have a mutual love for dried fruit and would like to try many different dried fruits.

Leader: Ashley Hanson
Contact: hans5411@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Dungeons and Dragons is a Role Playing Game (RPG) and is open to new and old players, no experience needed. We will help you make your character. Let us know if you want to join! Please contact hans5411@umn.edu


When: On Birthdays
Where: 8th Floor Main Lounge

Connect our community over cake and ice cream to celebrate, encourage, and uplift each other in stressful times.


When: TBD
Where: First Floor Kitchen

For those who are missing home-cooked Korean food or want to learn how to cook themselves, we are establishing a group to cook and eat delicious Korean food in a friendly community setting!

Leader: Christina Craig
Contact: craig325@umn.edu
When: Tuesdays 7pm
Where: Printer lounge

We are a Navigators discipleship group, seeking to know Jesus together. We study the Bible, share our lives, and have fun. Anyone is welcome to join, from any floor or faith background. This year we are studying the book of Romans.


When: First meeting 9/2 7pm
Where: 6th floor TV lounge

Nights for classic and contemporary movie watching with an academic and socially progressive discussion


When: Every night 7PM - 11PM
Where: Ninth Floor Study Lounge

We play cards, listen to music, and de-stress.

Leader: Jeffrey Ai
Contact: aixxx048@umn.edu
When: When Packer games are broadcasted live on TV
Where: TBD, currently 5th floor lounge or any room with decent seating

We will host viewing parties for Green Bay Packer games in Middlebrook hall with included snacks and drinks.


When: TBD
Where: room 923

Encouraging healthy eating through selection of vitamin-rich, fiber-filled fruits and vegetables and promoting moderate exercise.

Leader: Laura Rietveld
Contact: rietv011@umn.edu
When: All the time! Whenever you pass the puzzle
Where: Wherever there's a puzzle!

Puzzle corner! We leave a puzzle in a common area on some different floors and let people put in a piece as they pass.


When: TBD
Where: TBD

Watch Survivor and eat snacks.


When: Saturdays at 6
Where: terrace room

We're a group playing D&D 4e. We enjoy tragic backstories, secrets, and random, unnecessary love subplots. We have a slight penchant for drama.


When: TBD
Where: First Floor Kitchen

We meet in the kitchen and cook fried rice

Leader: Allison Maxa
Contact: maxax021@umn.edu
When: Sundays
Where: Tower Kitchen

We share and cook vegan recipes

Leader: Sydney Murray
Contact: murra772@umn.edu
When: tbd
Where: tower kitchen

Dough as in bread dough. Or cookie dough. We're into baking and puns. All you knead is love, folks.

Sanford Hall

Leader: Machaela Spear
Contact: spear200@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: 2nd floor lounge.

As a stress reliever, the ladies down our hallway would like to get together and make dinner once or twice a month. This promotes fellowship and trying new foods.

Leader: Jacob Smith
Contact: smit8824@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Fourth Floor Lounge

A group of students on the fourth floor of Sanford hall who go to the rec center to exercise together which acts as positive peer pressure to take care of our own health. Also, providing healthy meals that will be determined in the group.

Leader: Madison Tyler
Contact: tyler170@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Sanford Hall Kitchen and various locations in the area

We hope to create a sense of camaraderie and belonging through our love for mac & cheese. Our mission is to visit, compare, and contrast various establishments that sell mac & cheese in the University of Minnesota area. In addition, we hope to scour the internet for the best mac & cheese recipes that can be made without leaving the building.


When: TBD
Where: Sanford common areas

The Sanford Health Advocates marketing and promoting public health within the residence hall.

Leader: Elizabeth Ritchie
Contact: ritch187@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Casual nights where we can meet up and watch some good movies! We can vote on what we want to watch and where. Hopefully, through this group we can all discover new movies that we love and meet new people with similar interests!

Leader: Dani Quast
Contact: quast118@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Community Kitchen in Sanford

A group that makes a variety of dishes and bakery items throughout the year

Leader: Brianna Fridley
Contact: fridl015@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: community kitchen in Sanford

The freshman 15 is real

Territorial Hall

Leader: Joshua Hoag
Contact: hoagx056@umn.edu
When: Every Monday if possible
Where: Buffalo Wild Wings

Members go out to eat at Buffalo Wild Wings.

Leader: Nicole Wolter
Contact: wolte188@umn.edu
When: 9/14, 5pm-8pm
Where: Classroom, Second floor

We will meet once every three weeks for a few hours a night to provide a quiet space to study, enjoy some coffee, and remain productive!

Leader: Emily Gallina
Contact: galli064@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Fourth Floor North Wing Lounge

A space for people to meet to relax, socialize, and enjoy delicious coffee and tea from around the Twin Cities

Leader: Mara Bowman
Contact: bowma330@umn.edu
When: 1st Sunday of every month
Where: Kitchen

We all have our favorite meals that remind us of home. This group allow its members to share their favorite homemade meals or desserts, and will create a cool sense of community as we bond over the different cultures and things that make our home environments unique!

Leader: Camryn Beyers
Contact: beyer263@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Come and watch movies that are set in season! Movie genres include Halloween, Christmas, Valentines Day, and more!!

Leader: Daniel Helgeson
Contact: helge320@umn.edu
When: Every Sunday night at 9:00 PM
Where: 4th Floor Lounge 454

Cereal enthusiasts gather to consume bowls of delicious cereal at night. We have cereals of all kinds.

Leader: Hanan Farah
Contact: farah147@umn.edu
When: 2nd Thursday of the month
Where: TBD

We watch movies from the horror and thriller genre followed by a discussion!

Leader: Akriti Saxena
Contact: saxen060@umn.edu
When: FIRST FRIDAY EACH MONTH
Where: 1ST FLOOR LOUNGE

COME JOIN US IN WATCHING MOVIES AND EATING FREE SNACKS. WE WILL VOTE FOR EACH MOVIE MONTH.

Leader: Andie Alton
Contact: alton022@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Depending on interest, room 131 or Lower Lounge

We will do each others' nails and talk about trends in the Nail Art World.

Leader: Narmada Venkateswaran
Contact: venka158@umn.edu
When: Once a month, last Monday of the month
Where: Classroom

We want to watch movies and/or tv shows about specific social issues and then discuss these movies together as a group and how it relates to our current situation. Popcorn will also be provided.

Leader: Molly McQuown
Contact: mcquo009@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: 1st Floor TV Lounge

A fall themed group that makes pumpkin spice flavored treats

Leader: Spencer Pierson
Contact: piers258@umn.edu
When: Every Sunday at 2PM
Where: Recreation and Wellness Center

A chance for people to create connections with other residents of Territorial Hall through sport.

Leader: Abigail Doeksen
Contact: doeks007@umn.edu
When: Thursday nights at 7pm for the season premieres and finales
Where: The lounge

We get together and watch TGIT shows such as Grey's anatomy, Scandal, and How to get away with Murder.

Leader: Velma Gesimba
Contact: gesim001@umn.edu
When: 1st Wednesday of every month. (Subject to change)
Where: TBD

The group will bring together students that are interested/have a passion for makeup and skin care. Students will use this time to talk about latest makeup and skin care products and trends. Students will also share personal tips with their peers.

Leader: Katherine Chen
Contact: chen4396@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Third floor lounge

A place for students passionate in the biological sciences to network, study, and make friends.

Leader: Connor Thielfoldt
Contact: thiel400@umn.edu
When: The basketball courts outside

An either superblock wide or just T-hall wide three on three basketball tournament outside

Leader: Alexis Murillo
Contact: muril022@umn.edu
When: Second Tuesday of Every Month
Where: TV Lounge in Territorial Hall

Do you have a talent? Come to the Recreation Room in Territorial Hall on the second Tuesday of every month and show it off! Whether it is singing, dancing, or solving a rubik's cube!

Leader: Kristen Peck
Contact: peckx202@umn.edu
When: We want to do things for holidays, and big university events lik
Where: TBD

Ivana Kamenchouk, Sophronia Chueng, and I are the Thall HAs and we want to make displays and make our role come alive in the life of our residents through food and/or activities in our hall.


When: Monday at 6:00
Where: Territorial Hall

The Barbell Boys group is a lifting group made up of people who share a similar passion towards working out. By creating this group it will give people the chance to get into lifting and have people around them that they are comfortable with learning the ins and outs of working out. It will be a fantastic way to share new workouts with each other and it will give everyone the option to have a buddy to lift with. Having a group behind you offering support will only help you thrive. Working out has always been something that has helped me not only physically but mentally as well. It is great to have the opportunity to clear your mind from schoolwork!

Leader: Justine Schwarz
Contact: schw1709@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Classroom or Lower Lounge

In this group we will be having tea parties while doing various activities, such as watching the princess diaries (or other equally amusing movies), cooking, knitting, reading, studying, and eating Ben & Jerry's.

Wilkins Hall

There are currently no active groups registered in this hall.

Yudof Hall

Leader: Yasmin Scrabeck
Contact: scrab006@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Here at Art Fart we want to have a good time. This is a group for hanging out like it's middle school art class and working on individual or group projects. The goal is to meet friends and make cute pieces to put in your room.


When: Monday nights, 7pm
Where: Room 116, Yudof Hall

Do you despise Mondays? Do you like board games and hanging out, etc.? Awesome, then this group is for you!!

Leader: Kara Laffin
Contact: laffi011@umn.edu
When: Sunday's at 2pm
Where: Tbd

The perfect group for anyone who loves to eat, cook, or bake!

Leader: Amanda Van De Ligt
Contact: vand1164@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

Come play tabletop RPGs including D&D 5e or more! New and experienced players welcome and DM/GMs are always appreciated. Please email vand1164@umn.edu if interested. Once I've got 4 people total we'll start figuring out a time together.


When: TBD
Where: RecWell Center

A group of people looking to get fit and shredded.

Leader: Paige Lasota
Contact: lasot014@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Club Room Kitchen

We will create some easy snacks and make friends!

Leader: Allison VanLannen
Contact: vanla032@umn.edu
When: sundays for packer games
Where: yudof club room

Packers fans meet weekly in the Yudof club room to eat tailgate food and watch the packers

Leader: Trina Vu
Contact: vuxxx197@umn.edu
When: TBD, but one Saturday every month
Where: 5th Floor Kitchen or Club Room Kitchen (Depending on interest le

Join us one Saturday each month to make breakfast. Tentative breakfast items include: French Toast, Pancakes, Eggs and Sausage, and more! Each meeting will feature a different breakfast dish.

Leader: Nicole Burgos
Contact: burgo030@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Clubroom or Level A community room

Make a group dinner once a week; it's an inclusive group, so those with dietary needs (i.e. vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free etc.) are welcome!

Leader: Taylor Larick
Contact: laric002@umn.edu
When: Wednesday nights
Where: Room 178

Hang out, play Wii games with light refreshments.

Leader: Shaun Lee Andler Pascual
Contact: andle010@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

We're the BBoy/bBGirl group in Yudof Hall. We teach each other how to bust a move and provide an exciting and inclusive social environment.

University Village

Leader: Emily Delaney
Contact: delan301@umn.edu
When: 1st Monday of Every Month @ 7 PM
Where: University Village Community Room

We will make arts and crafts every month inspired by Pinterest! This includes painting your own canvas, making a bouquet, decorating mason jars and much more!

Leader: Amy Lochli
Contact: lochl003@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: Community Room

As Health Advocates, we plan on promoting health within the University Village community. We plan on having events throughout the school year to promote health life style choices. Ideas include: coloring/crafting activities to help reduce stress, smoothie tasting to promote eating more fruits and veggies, and reverse trick or treating where we hand out health supplies and candy to our residents.


When: TBD
Where: Gym in University Village

We will be using the gym in UV at least once a week and learning how to weight lift properly

Keeler


When: Once a month
Where: Yudof Clubroom

We workout and make protein shakes and bars.

Radius

Leader: Hailey Almsted
Contact: almst010@umn.edu
When: TBD
Where: TBD

The Radius Health Advocate staff plans on creating a welcoming, safe, and humble environment for all of our residents. We will be hosting informational, yet creative, events that will promote health advocacy to these residents.