Author Archives: Krissy Brannan

Accepting 2018 T-shirt Designs!

We are seeking t-shirt designs for 2018 Summer Institute! This year’s theme is “Hope is an Imperative,” focusing on climate change! The designer of this year’s t-shirt will receive TWO free t-shirts – one for you, and one for a friend or family member! Please send design proposals to by April 30th.

Lunch at OUUF today!

Oberlin Unitarian Universalist Fellowship is offering a post-SI lunch from 11-2 today. Their address is  355 E Lorain St, Oberlin, OH 44074. Please stop by!

Bookstore Winners

Four people have won raffle prizes at the bookstore and not picked them up. They will be on the table to the right of the stage in First Church.  These people are: Brian Hagemann, Eliza Hens Greco, Alan Halperin, and Bill Thongs.

SICoM and SIPC Nominees

The SI Committee on Ministry has completed their good work and assembled two  slates of candidates, one to serve the planing council and one to serve on the Committee on Ministry. We will have a voice up or down vote on each slate at closing ceremony. The candidates for SIPC are: Nathan Morse, Anne Wilson, Cal Frye, and Jane Harkey. The two candidates for the Committee on Ministry are Stephanie Fowler (formerly Sweeton) and Melissa Jeter.

Scooter Return Saturday

Scooter returns tomorrow: Please park mobility scooters in the Linda Gates room in Kahn Hall. Cal will collect and return them. Thanks.

$1000 Match Challenge Met (and more awesome news)

The $1000 challenge grant from an anonymous donor has been met and exceeded! $1210 in cash, checks, and pledges were received yesterday, and we don’t have a final figure yet for what was collected in the bookstore. In addition to that, the youth collected $141 at the coffeehouse last night! Thank you to everyone who made a donation!

Church Banners

Banners will be taken down at the end of closing ceremonies. Meet Allison and Barry in the balcony to receive your banner.

Saturday Morning Checkout!

Checkout is on Saturday morning. We encourage you to move out prior to opening ceremony! Please return your key in the envelope in which you received it (if you still have it) and return it to CSIC, which is the center entrance at Stevenson. Do not leave it in your room. You will be charged for any lost keys! Please check out no later than noon on Saturday.

Theme Talk Slides

If you would like a copy of the slides that have been shown during morning theme talks, Sheila will be providing us with many of them, which we will then post on our OMDSI website.

Volunteer needed!

We are in need of a volunteer to stay after small ensembles and help disassemble our sound equipment. No experience required. To volunteer please contact an SIPC member or Warren Brown.

Calling all drummers!

Drummers and drums meet outside Stevenson Dining Hall on benches at 7:30. Extra instruments available!

Pick up your tie dye today!

Tie dye final day is today. Please pick up all you clothing before dinner today. If you abandon your art, it will be so sad and it will be homeless forever…

South Hills Photo – 5:00 PM

UU Church of the South Hills (Sunnyhill) group picture will be today at 5:00 pm  at the “Sunnyhill Swamp” (the chair circle in the quad). Please wear your logo tshirt if possible. 

FRIDAY Youth Programming

Youth programming actually begins at 1 PM today in the Cat in the Cream.

FRIDAY Young Adult Vespers

Young adult vespers on Friday night will take place at 7:30 pm. It will still be at Asia house. Please come!