UCSD OPEN HOUSE COMMITTEE
September 20, 2006
ALL ACADEMICS AND STAFF AT UCSD (including UCSD Medical Center)
SUBJECT: || OVER 10,000 EXPECTED FOR "UCSD ROCKS!" OPEN HOUSE|
"UCSD Rocks!" Open House takes place Saturday, October 21, 10 am-2 pm.
This special event gives us a unique opportunity to invite the entire
San Diego community--as well as our own faculty, staff, students, and
their families--to explore our campus and sample a wide array of
activities, programs, and career opportunities.
FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED
The deadline is quickly approaching for signups! Departments need to
register online at http://openhouse.ucsd.edu/participate.htm by Monday,
September 25, at 4:30 pm, in order for information to be included in the
The "UCSD Rocks!" theme symbolizes our "Bear" of rocks in the
Engineering courtyard, the most recent sculpture in our famous Stuart
HOW DO I GET INVOLVED?
SHOWCASE YOUR DEPARTMENT OR PROGRAM
This is a great opportunity for your department, program, or college to
share with the community. Visit
http://openhouse.ucsd.edu/participate.htm to sign up today!
Suggestions on how to participate:
* Present programs you want the community to know more about.
* Do something fun that ties into the theme.
* Create an interactive experience for visitors.
Do you have another idea? We encourage creativity!
EVENT CREW VOLUNTEER
Event Crew Volunteers receive a fabulous keepsake themed t-shirt, a
catered lunch on the day of the event, and countless opportunities to
meet new people--simply by participating in the "feel good" event of the
fall. Sign up online at http://openhouse.ucsd.edu/participate.htm today.
We'll even send praise of your participation to your supervisor or
* Greet campus guests.
* Help lost & found children find their parents.
* Give out complimentary water bottles to keep guests hydrated & happy.
* Hand out venue maps & provide guidance to various locations &
* Help people find their cars at the end of the event.
COME ENJOY THE DAY AND INVITE A NEIGHBOR ,br>
Please join us from 10 am to 2 pm, Saturday, October 21 as we invite the
campus community, as well as our San Diego friends and neighbors, to
explore the campus, celebrate its achievements as a great academic
institution, and discover new career possibilities. Go to
http://openhouse.ucsd.edu for more information and details.
We look forward to teaming up with you to share everything UCSD has to
Co-chairs, Open House 2006