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January 24, 2016
 
Upcoming Events 
  • Little Big Week!
    • Monday: Cafe OYFA 7pm
    • Tuesday: Clash of Classes 6pm
    • Wednesday:Bingo Night 6pm
    • Thursday: OHill Dinner 7pm
    • Friday: Food Fight 6pm
  • Board & Council Auction: Saturday Jan. 30 2-4pm
Board Announcements

Hello OYFAm!
Board would like to welcome you all back. To those who finished their first semester, congratulations. We are excited you have decided to make OYFA your home. 

We have a lot of events this semester, including all of Little/Big week, which starts tomorrow, Winter Classic, Lakas 5k, and of course, Barrio. We can't wait to make it an unforgettable semester with you all! 

As always, you can reach Board at oyfaboard@virginia.edu or knh9xe@virginia.edu

Much love,
Board 
 
Jerome's Corner
Hello OYFA!
Welcome back! It's a month into the a new year and don't you love it? Mmm fresh start. 2016 is divisible by 4 and that in and of itself is enough for me tbh. I hope you all have a lovely start to this semester and good luck to all of your new years resolutions! Let's build a snowman I love them. 

Also, take a peep at ISIP's blurb. It's got some interesting stuff. Thanks for reading! 

I love you all,
Jerome 
PS Don't forget to check your horoscopes every day. 

Membership


Hey OYFA!!
Jasmin and I hope that you had a fantastic break, but we miss you all so dearly. Come out and hangout with us in the next week because we'll be having our spring semester big little sibling week, starting tomorrow!! Events are as follows:

Monday (1/25) - Cafe OYFA in Runk Green Room at 7PM
Tuesday (1/26) - Clash of Classes in the OHill Forum at 6PM 
Wednesday (1/27) - Bingo Night in the OHill Forum at 6PM
Thursday (1/28) - OHill dinner at 7PM
Friday (1/29) - Food Fight in Runk Green Room at 6PM 
 
Can't wait to see y'all there, and remember it's the week for littles to appreciate their bigs!! 
 
-Jasmin (jvn7ju) and Reyna (rlh3xt)
D7

 Welcome back OYFA!
 

We hope you guys had an awesome winter break! We’re starting out this semester big with the Board and Council Auction this Saturday, 2-4PM in Runk Green Room.

Come buy your favorite committee and help support D7! Each committee and Board are offering an activity that they’ll do with the winners of the auction-- dinner, movies, and more!

 

Also help support membership and hang out with all of us at Little/Big Week!

 

Much Mahal,


D7 Reps (Brian and Patricia)

Sports


What's up OYFA!

Hope ya'll had fun over break and are ready to tackle this semester! 
 
Coffeehouse (February 5)Do you like music? Would you like to support both your friends and Relay for Life at a single event? Want food, coffee, polaroid photo booths, and more? Come out to Coffee House, a musical event for charity sponsored by CSA, VSA, and OYFA! 
 
 
Winter Classic (February 13): Get hype because our football tournament is coming soon! Practice dates and times will be posted on the OYFA Facebook page! 
 
IM Sports: We will be playing VOLLEYBALL and BASKETBALL this semester! Look out for dates and times of games! 
 
Sign up for our Relay for Life team here

- 2KSports

ISIP


Hi OYFA!
Happy Snowday! We hope everyone is staying warm and safe. Here are two interesting pieces of news (or balita in tagalog) regarding The Philippines and Asia. Enjoy!
Celebrity News: Miss Universe Returns to Philippines

On Sunday, Miss Universe - Pia Wurtzbach - returned home to The Philippines. Read the article to see what she did and how she is regarded by the Filipino community.
History in the Making: Japan's Emperor Set to Make Historic Philippine Visit
Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko are due to visit the Philippines. It has been 60 years since The Philippines and Japan have reestablished diplomatic relations. However, such cruelties of the past are not forgotten nor forgiven. Read the article to learn about the impact that this visit has on Japanese-Filipino history.
Enjoy the read! Stay warm!
ISIP (lad2bf, az2pj)

Webmaster


Hey OYFA!
I am currently in the process of setting up the website on a different server, so hopefully it should be back up soon. Looking forward to this semester!
 
GUMMY!
Kevin (kjt9wr)

General Announcements 


 
The UVA Sigma Chapter of alpha Kappa Delta Phi would like to invite you to our Spring 2016 Rush: Adventure Awaits! Come meet our sisters and see what adventures await!
alpha Kappa Delta Phi (aKDPhi) is the first and largest international Asian-interest sorority with 51 chapters across North America. We welcome ALL female undergraduates, regardless of ethnicity! There is NO OBLIGATION to join if you rush. We encourage all girls to attend as many rush events as possible because it helps us get to know you better and it's fun! 
Trivia

So, just as always, the first person to respond correctly to the following questions will be featured as next week's Featured OYFAN. However, anyone else who answers correctly will be entered into a raffle to win some awesome OYFA merch at the next General Meeting! You can find the answers in this WIO as well as OYFA's site
  • What's the name of this year's Miss Universe? 
  • What Big/Little week event are you most looking forward to and why? 

GL 😊
Featured OYFAN

Name: Sherry Chan

Graduation Year: 2019

Major: Biochemistry and NOT PRE MED

What do you plan to do post-grad?
I plan to work one year then do my masters in forensics. After doing that, I want to become a cop. And marry a rich guy.
 
Favorite OYFA Memory: When after culture fest practice and board members got pied!!!! Also when I first got to meet my big at big little reveal :)
 
What are your new years resolutions?  
​My New year resolutions is to bring up my GPA and lose my freshman 15.




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