Frustration Piñata


As finals period was approaching, I listed all the ‘pet peeves’ that my residents had at that time on index cards. These annoyances ranged from University Parking Fines to a dreaded required writing course: Expository writing. I also had residents, ahead of time, list their own personal annoyance on index card. I then taped […]

By |February 27th, 2015|Categories: Academic Success, Reviewed|Tags: , , |3 Comments

Smooth Your Life


This is a program to promote eating healthy and is excellent for finals week, or stressful semesters. We stand in the lobby (three of us) make fruit smoothies. A description will be given on how to do so. Basically, this is an awesome program because #1, it is easy for the RA’s to do […]

By |February 26th, 2015|Categories: Program Ideas, Reviewed, Social/Community Building|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

On Your Way Out

On Your Way Out Description: It was the last few weeks of school and we had to do our final bulletin board. So I wanted to do something cute for my girls so I made each of them a suitcase with their names on it. And then i just put up a sign saying […]

By |February 23rd, 2015|Categories: Bulletin Boards, Hall Decorations, Passive Programs, Program Ideas, Reviewed|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Stress Free Week


A week before midterms or finals when people are stressed out, tell the residents that for one week they can donate non-perishable food items and clothing in your room. when they bring the item give them one ticket. (make sure to keep a tally of how many tickets each person gets). then when the […]

By |February 14th, 2015|Categories: Academic Success, Program Ideas, Reviewed, Social/Community Building|Tags: , , , |0 Comments