Used for announcements during SI week

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.

Job Applications Available

Thank you to all who applied for a Job at Summer Institute!  Someone will be contacting you about your application shortly. If you didn’t apply already, there are still unfilled jobs.  Please consider these great opportunities to serve our community and be part of making Summer Institute the fantastic experience you know it to be. Please submit your application by the end of Friday, 2018-03-30. SI Job Application If you would like to apply for multiple positions, please submit a separate application for each. Thank you very […]

$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.

Saturday Lunch at Oberlin UU Fellowship

The Oberlin Unitarian Universalist Fellowship has extended an invitation to the SI community to join them for a luncheon in their fellowship on Saturday after the SI Closing Ceremony and Oberlin check-out. We will have more details on this for you tomorrow.

SI Expense Submissions

If you have expenses for which you need to be reimbursed, please fill out a check request form, attach your receipts, and get it to Lois Weir or Linda Fleming before you leave Oberlin. You can email scanned requests later, but you will receive a check much faster if you give it to us this week.  If you wish, there’s a space on the form where you can tell us to donate your reimbursement to the SI Scholarship fund.

Drum circle tonight!

Drumming. All ages! Tonight, Thursday, 7:30pm – 9:30pm Burton patio or Burton basement. All ages. ( Bring chair if possible.😁)

3rd Annual Pie-A-YA!

The Young Adults are excited to remind you to join us at the end of lunch Friday for our third annual Pie-a-YA. We will be auctioning off SI celebrities and you can also pie your favorite YA for $5 or a random YA for $3! All proceeds go to the scholarship fund!!!!

First UU Columbus Photo

First UU Columbus Photo FRIDAY @ 4:55pm. Meet in front of the dining hall and bring your best smile!

Young Adult Vespers – You’re invited!

Did you miss YA led vespers last night OR did you like what you saw and heard? The whole community is invited to join us for our nightly YA vespers at 9:30. We meet out front of Asia house after evening vespers. Join us, you won’t regret it.

UU Church of North Hills – Pittsburgh – Photo

Group photo for the UU Church of the North Hills – Pittsburgh will be taken on Friday at 1:15 pm outside of Stevenson Dining Hall

The youth need golf cart drivers!

The youth program is looking for volunteers to help drive youth back to their dorms during their all nighter tonight. We need people for one hour shifts between midnight and 4 AM. You MUST have a current background check on file with the UUA and experience with driving a golf cart. To volunteer please contact Gina Phillips.