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November 1, 2015
 
Upcoming Events 
  • November General Meeting: Thursday Nov. 5 @7pm
  • Student Advisor Office Hours: Friday  Nov. 6
  • D7 Olympics: Saturday Nov. 7
  • OYFA Interim Elections: Sunday Nov. 8 at 10am
  • OYFA Roundtable Session: Sunday Nov 8 from 6-7pm
Board Announcements

Vice President
Hey OYFAM!
 
This Sunday at 10AM in the Newcomb Commonwealth Room, OYFA will be holding its Interim Elections to officially elect our interim officers as well as vote on unoccupied spaces on its Council. As it follows, the current unoccupied positions include: (1) D7 Representative, (1) Community Chair and (1) ISIP Chair. 
 
If you are interested in running for either of these positions or nominating someone to run, please email me at epr5fj@virginia.edu. Anyone of any year may run for any position, including the contested interim positions. The interim positions that will be elected this Sunday include Treasurer, Corresponding Secretary, (2) Social Chair, (2) ISIP Chair, Community Chair and D7 Chair. 
 
If you have any questions at all about the interim procedure, please direct them towards me.
 
Thanks!
VPepino

Corresponding Secretary
Whaddup OYFA!
 
Be on the lookout for my one event this semester, Fall Symposium Featuring Ruby Ibarra on Saturday, November 14 at 7:30PM in Ern Commons! Join us for a FREE performance and Q&A session by Ruby Ibarra, a Filipino rap and spoken word artist who raps concerning her cultural heritage and her experiences immigrating to the U.S. from the Philippines! Stay tuned for the Facebook event and more details!
 
Hope to see you there!
 
Deuces,
Leangelo "ACo-Sec" Acuna
FIND: D7

Attention OYFA!
 
It's finally here...
​FIND Fall Dialogue 2015
What: A chance to make new friends, learn something new about yourself, and bond with other OYFAns along the way #ROADTRIP.
When: Sat. Nov. 21 - Sun. Nov. 22
Where: University of Connecticut
Why: Why NOT?!
Who: YOU.
Pre-registration for FIND Fall Dialogue 2015 HERE ends this Friday! (More logistics in the google form.)
 
Also, see you all this Saturday when OYFA goes to D7 Olympics!​ Wear orange and represent UVA!
 
Much mahal,
D7 Rep

Membership


Hey OYFAm! 
 
It's that time of year again- it's time to sign up for OYFA Assassins!! Just sign up with this form: http://goo.gl/forms/uzMFb3lXUb . The game will begin this Friday, November 6th, so make sure you sign up before then. It's gonna be LIT, so don't miss out. Also stay on the lookout for the Facebook event page; we'll keep everyone updated about the game on that page. 
 
-Everybody loves ReyMin 

Webmaster


Hey OYFA!
Interim elections are coming up next Sunday (11/8). If you are interested in any of the open positions, you should check out OYFA's constitution for more information about each position and election procedure: 
http://www.oyfaatuva.com/OYFA%20Constitution.pdf .

Also, it is also a good idea to talk to past officers of the position you are interested about their experiences serving on board/council. You can find OYFA's position archive here: 
http://www.oyfaatuva.com/positionarchive.php , as well as a list of current board/council members all on the website.
 
GUMMY,
Kevin (kjt9wr)
Community

Thanks everyone for comming out to Trick or Treating on the Lawn. Shoutout to the plethora of wonderful costumes that were on point. 

Congrats to Shaunn Warmuth for winning the costume contest 😃 Hit us up for your Chipotle giftcard. 
Congrats to the Gaddang family for bringing in the most candy 😃 Hit us up for your prize. (Family heads)
We will be working with Challah for Hunger again on November 11th 4-6. Come out and braid bread with us!!!
 
❤ Your Community Care-Chairs,
Misha (mec9eq) & Ariana (ams5en)

Scholarship


AHOYFA!

We will be having our OYFA Roundtable sessionSunday Nov. 8, from 6-7 pm in Newcomb Commonwealth! Come get help from experienced upperclassmen for advice on course selection, major planning, and career advice! 

THERE WILL ALSO BE FREE COSTCO PIZZA AND SNACKS SO COME COME COME! You’re all welcome to bring your laptops so that you can directly work on your schedules and look up classes! :)

$cholarship,
Aaron (aaa4aa) & Iain (ime9mp)

 

Social

Happy November OYFA!
 
Thank you for supporting Stephanie and Chris at Date Auction! We raised $1000 to bid on them. The proceeds will be going towards City of Promise.
 
Our next event will be after the November General Meeting this Thursday. We will work with Community and create loving Holiday cards for the Children’s Hospital! 
 
Look out for details about future class mixers - if you have any fun activities that you'd like to do with other classes, let us know!
 
Your soci-AL chairs,
Alex & Ally 
(aez3eb & alc3va)

ISIP


Hey OYFA!
 
Thank you to those who showed up to Halo-Haloween!! We hope you all had a sweet scare while eating halo-halo and watching Feng Shui; we know we did! If y'all enjoyed this sweet event, then be on the look out for future sweet treats as presented by ISIP! Salamat!
 
😘Mucho Mahal 😘,
"Katrence" (kpg2rf, lad2bf)
 
P.S. Interim elections are next Sunday! If you or someone you know are interested in being ISIP, then don't hesitate to consult the Constitution (which is on the website) and/or ask Kat or I about ISIP! 

Sports


Hey OYFA!
 
Good news! We won our first playoff game today! The next game will be on Thursday (11/5) at 10pm at Slaughter Gym! If you weren't able to make it today, come to our next game and play with us/ be a part of the best hype squad there is!
 
Also, if you haven’t joined our “Chilling Out with OYFA” page just contact one of us and we’ll add you right in!
 
- 2KSports Kanata (keo2eb) and Kyle (kl7ds)

 

Culture


OYFAM!
 
Hey Fam! Culturefest Season is over, but Barrio Season is just around the corner (believe it or not)! Barrio will be on April 9th, 2016 so get excited! Please attend our November General Meeting this Thursday November 7th for more information about Barrio, Barrio Sign-ups, and other Barrio related fun! Thank you so much again for the support and participation for Culturefest! Stay safe and warm and we love you all! 
 
The Cult,
Angel Jomuad (aj4dg)
Jane Canteros (jpc5ev)
Student Advisors 

Hi OYFA!
 
With class sign ups starting next week, please feel free to reach out to either Marc if you have questions about dat pre-med life, or Jor if you have questions about dat pre-comm life. Or just questions about classes in general because we have taken a wide variety of classes. 
 
Also, look out on the OYFA page later this week for details about office hours!
 
-Student Advisors
Marc (mtn9vv) and Jor (jvt2de)
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
  • Where can you get free pizza this Friday? 
  • Where is FIND Fall Dialogue taking place? 
GL 😊
Featured OYFAN

Name: Alyssa Nghiem

Graduation Year: 2018

Major: Biology

What do you plan to do post-grad: MED SCHOOL HOPEFULLY

Favorite OYFA Memory: OYFA is where I found the love of my life. I'll always cherish the times I spent watching him from afar at every OYFA event. He may not know it yet, but he makes me the happiest girl in the whole world. Love you boo <3 

If you could only use one makeup product for the rest of your life, what would it be and why? 
Eyebrow pencil of course...

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