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November 15, 2015
 
Upcoming Events 
  • LGBTQ SafeSpace Training: Thursday, Nov. 19 from 4-6pm
  • 1st & 4th Year Mixer: Thursday Nov. 19 
  • Fireside Chat: Friday Nov. 20 @6:30pm
  • FIND Dialogue: Nov. 20-22
  • Thanksgiving Potluck: Sunday Nov. 22 @7pm

Board Announcements 


Corresponding Secretary 


Hi OYFA!
Thank you all for coming to OYFA's Fall Symposium! I hope you guys had a lot of fun, I know Ruby loved coming out and performing for all of us!

Best,
Leangelo "Aco-sec" Acuna

Membership


Hey OYFAm!

 
Hope you guys had a great week despite the stress of OYFAssassins and midterms! At least we're close almost on break? Oh, which reminds us, THANKSGIVING POTLUCK is also coming up quickly, so help out your family heads cook and buy ingredients, also buy your family t-shirt to rep the fam. The potluck will be on SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2015 in LAMBETH COMMONS at 7PM. Come watch our last couple of assassins have their final showdown that night too! It'll for sure be a sight to see.
 
Looking ahead, we're going to get our gift-giving on and have SECRET SANTA on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2015 in RUNK GREEN ROOM at 8PM!! Here is the form to sign up for a Secret Santa: 
 
As always, if you have any questions, comments, concerns, or even just want to hang out we are always available to you guys! 
 
Love,
Everybody Loves ReyMin
Jasmin Nguyen (jvn7ju)
Reyna Huang (rlh3xt)
Community
Hey OYFAm!
Thank you to everyone who came to Challah for Hunger on Wednesday! :) 
 
Remember, OYFA is sponsoring a 3-member family for Madison House's Holiday Sharing Program. We hope to give them as much as we can, so please sign up to purchase food items and gifts: 
Thanks everyone!!
 
Your (Community) Care-Chairs,
Misha (mec9eq) & Celine (cln9ds)

Scholarship


FIRST YEARS,
$cholarship will be hosting our Fireside Chat on Friday November 20 at 6:30 pm at 1815 Apt. 27!! Come eat dinner and learn about the OYFA Excellence Scholarship with us! :D 

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

 Hey OYFA,
 

Please fill out this Ski Trip interest form, so we can send out the binding signup form with approximate prices!

 

To those that came out to the 2nd & 3rd year mixer, we hope that you had fun! The 1st & 4th year mixer will be this coming Thursday (11/19), look out for details on that soon!

 

As always, if you have any suggestions for social events, or just want to chill, hit us up!

 

Your soci-AL chairs,

Alex & Ally

(aez3eb & alc3va)

ISIP


Hey OYFA!!!
 
The LGBTQ Center is hosting their LAST Safespace Training session for the Fall Term this Thursday, Nov. 19 from 4-6 PM. Although this is NOT an official OYFA event, ISIP is promoting this event in order for people to receive a thorough understanding about the LGBTQ Community as well as to show them that OYFA and the Asian American Community has their support! If you are interested in this cause and have free time on Thursday from 4-6 PM, please sign up HERE. If you want more information on this event and similar events, click on LGBTQ Center Programs. Thanks! Hope to see you all there!
 
Ciao,
ISIP (lad2bf, az2pj)

Sports


Hey OYFA! 

Hope ya'll have been having fun scheming and plotting in assassins. 

If ya’ll don’t know, we have set up a Relay for Life team for OYFA! Relay for Life is an amazing event held every year to help fight the battle against cancer and to celebrate those who have survived their battle. We’ll be having fundraisers throughout the year to help donate to the American Cancer Society. Join our team here: 
http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?fr_id=71364&pg=team&team_id=1938102 . Feel free to donate! Every penny donated helps! 

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)

 

D7 Representatives 


Hello OYFA!

 
We are still looking for delegates for the 2015 FIND Dialogue.  Sign-ups will be closing at 11:59 Monday the 16th (tomorrow).  On-site registration is $30.  Come help us represent OYFA and D7 at UCONN on November 20-22!
 
 
We are still looking for clothes donations for OYFA thrift store.  Contact either of us if you have donations and we can coordinate a pickup time.
 
The D7 Executive Board is also currently looking for a National Director Proxy & a PR Chair. No D7 experience is needed. The National Director Proxy’s position is an understudy to the National Directors (NDs), who act as liaisons between D7 and FIND. They are tasked to provide FIND updates on the goings on in our district as well as supporting the work of the other districts. The Public Relations chair is responsible for handling all social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. He/She is the acting liaison between all District VII member schools for relaying any information including FIND, Inc. events and District VII events. This position is responsible for having access to photo editing programs for promotional material.
 
- Patricia and Brian 
General Announcements

alpha Kappa Delta Phi at UVA | The Melting Pot Fundraiser | Nov. 17 - 20
 
alpha Kappa Delta Phi at UVA, Sigma Chapter would like to invite you to a special charity dinner in support of breast cancer awareness! Come out to The Melting Pot anytime from Nov.17 - 20 and receive a special deal of a 4-course meal, as well as access to amazing drink specials, for $30! A portion of the proceeds will go towards the AVON Breast Cancer Crusade!
 
Facebook event
Lambda Phi Epsilon

If you haven’t heard, Lambda Phi Epsilon is bringing in the original winner of NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” Dat Phan, to do a show on Friday night at 7 PM as part of our Bone Marrow Awareness Month! The first 75 people in attendance will get a free “Laugh For Lives” mason jar! Come out for a good time and a chance to win autographed UVA football gear and other awesome raffle prizes. Make sure to get there on time for a pre-show by the Whethermen and Guest information session by Dan Gariepy from the Be the Match organization.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1518348478482404/
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
  • When and where is Scholarship's Fireside Chat? 
  • When is OYFA going to Safespace Training? 
GL 😊
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