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CARE Week

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SCU CARE Week is an annual celebration of self-care featuring a wide variety of programs that emphasize our JED objectives, including the importance of life balance, social connectedness, community engagement, and basic academic and life skills. In addition to the student-focused events, there are opportunities for faculty and staff to gain additional training for and engagement in student success programs and resources. We hope that you will join us this year!

For questions or ADA requests, please contact the Office of Student Life at 408-554-4583. ADA requests must be made at least 72 hours prior to the event.

Event

Time Location Sponsor Details

Gratitude Postcards

9:00am–11:00am 862 Market St. Off Campus Living Stop by and make a postcard expressing your gratitude to someone in your life! We'll mail it anywhere in the world for you.

CARE Week Kick-off

11:00am–3:00pm Benson Lobby Office of Student Life Join our tables in the Benson lobbies for "acts of kindness bingo," DIY frames, and other activities!

Relaxation and Massage Chair

12:00pm–5:00pm 852 Market St. Wellness Center Come by the Wellness Center and take a quiet moment for yourself in the relaxation room or soothe tight muscles in the massage chair.

QPR Training: Staff and Faculty

1:00pm–3:30pm Benson, Parlors B/C Cowell Center QPR is a training program and stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer—the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Snacks will be provided. Sign up here.

Mindfulness Meditation

4:00pm–4:45pm Multifaith Sanctuary, St. Joseph Hall Campus Ministry/Wellness Center Attendees will learn how to take care of their mind, body, and spirit through mindfulness in a guided session hosted by Campus Ministry and the Wellness Center.

Sobrato Hall Dinner & Wellness Resources

7:00pm–8:00pm Sobrato Commons Loyola Residential Learning Community Enjoy the weekly Sobrato Hall Dinner, with members of the Wellness Center in attendance.
Event Time Location Sponsor Details
Gratitude with Rose 10:30am–11:30am Benson, Parlors B/C Career Center Practice the art of gratitude with Rose Nakamoto of the Career Center.
CARE Week Tabling 11:00am–3:00pm Benson, 1st Floor Office of Student Life Stop by our tables in Benson to get more information about CARE Week.
Gratitude Postcards 12:00pm–2:00pm 862 Market St. Off Campus Living Stop by and make a postcard expressing your gratitude to someone in your life! We'll mail it anywhere in the world for you.
Relaxation and Massage Chair 12:00pm–5:00pm 852 Market St.  Wellness Center Come by the Wellness Center and take a quiet moment for yourself in the relaxation room or soothe tight muscles in the massage chair.
Sleep Hygiene Session 12:30pm–1:30pm Multifaith Sanctuary, St. Joseph Hall Campus Ministry/Wellness Center Attendees will learn how to take care of their mind, body, and spirit through mindfulness in a guided session hosted by Campus Ministry and the Wellness Center.
Walk-in Hours 1:00pm–4:00pm Benson, Suite 1 Office of Accessible Education

Walk-in hours are open to students, faculty and staff members. Do you have questions about OAE policies or procedures? Are you a student with a disability or a faculty member working with disabilities? Come by and discuss your questions with an OAE staff member.

Love Actually 6:30pm–8:00pm Benson, Bronco Atrium CSI's Hype Squad Join us for a showing of one of Father O'Brien's favorite movies, Love Actually. Nine intertwined stories examine the complexities of the one emotion that connects us all: love.
Homelessness Awareness Week 5:30pm–6:30pm Benson, Williman Room  SCCAP & Vinnies  SCCAP guest speaker Louis Chicoine (Adobe Services) and a simulation game to better understand the plight of the bay area's homeless.
DIY Terrariums 7:00pm–8:30pm Dunne Hall Basement Moderns Perspectives RLC Join CF Maki in Dunne Hall and make your own terrarium!
Homelessness Awareness Week 7:00pm–9:00pm Finn Commons SCCAP & Vinnies  Participate in Cura RLC homeless hospitality event in the Finn Commons.
Event Time Location Sponsor Details
Gratitude Postcards

9:00am–11:00am

12:00pm–2:00pm 

862 Market St.  Off Campus Living  Stop by and make a postcard expressing your gratitude to someone in your life! We'll mail it anywhere in the world for you.
QPR Training: Students

10:30am–12:00pm

Benson, Parlos B/C Cowell Center QPR is a training program and stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer—the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Snacks will be provided. Sign up here.
CARE Week Tabling

11:00am–3:00pm

Benson Lobby Office of Student Life Stop by our tables in Benson to get more information about CARE Week.
Mental Health Fair

11:00am–2:00pm

TBD JSH Join Justice Starts Here for a mental health fair!
Mindfulness Meditation

12:00pm–12:45pm

Multifaith Sanctuary, St. Joseph Hall Campus Ministry/Wellness Center Attendees will learn how to take care of their mind, body, and spirit through mindfulness in a guided session hosted by Campus Ministry and the Wellness Center.
Relaxation and Massage Chair

12:00pm–5:00pm

852 Market St. Wellness Center Come by the Wellness Center and take a quiet moment for yourself in the relaxation room or soothe tight muscles in the massage chair.
Overcoming "Comparinoia"

2:00pm–3:00pm

Benson, Williman Room Office of Student Life Join Davide Di Giorgio as he talks about overcoming "Comparinoia." Davide Di Giorgio is a longtime educator, speaker, author of Being UNapologetic, and a speaking and confidence consultant for students, teachers, parents, influencers, and celebrities. Davide is on a mission to empower everyday extraordinary individuals, especially young people, to compare less and celebrate more.
No Phones Dinner

6:00pm–9:00pm

OCL Backyard: 862 Market St. Off Campus Living Join us for a technology-free dinner and connect with your fellow Broncos distraction-free meal.
Homelessness Awareness Week

7:00pm–8:00pm

McWalsh Commons   Join Justice Starts Here for an evening with the SJ Homelessness Committee and help make toiletry bags for those in need.
Event Time Location Sponsor Details
QPR Training: Staff and Faculty 10:30am–12:00pm Benson Parlors B/C Cowell Center QPR is a training program and stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer—the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Snacks will be provided. Sign up here.
CARE Week Tabling 11:00am–3:00pm Benson Lobby Office of Student Life Stop by our tables in Benson to get more information about CARE Week.
Drahmann 20th Anniversary Celebration 11:00am–2:00pm Benson, Info Desk Lobby Drahmann Center Come celebrate the Drahmann Center's 20th anniversary with cupcakes, a photo booth, advising, and more!
Gratitude Postcard 12:00pm–2:00pm 862 Market St. Off Campus Living Stop by and make a postcard expressing your gratitude to someone in your life! We'll mail it anywhere in the world for you.
Relaxation and Massage Chair 12:00pm–5:00pm 852 Market St. Wellness Center Come by the Wellness Center and take a quiet moment for yourself in the relaxation room or soothe tight muscles in the massage chair.
QPR Training: Students 2:00pm–3:30pm Benson Parlors B/C Cowell Center QPR is a training program and stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer—the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. Snacks will be provided. Sign up here.
Homelessness Awareness Week 7:30pm–8:30pm Sobrato Commons SCCAP & VInnies  Join Loyola RLC for conversations on the issues facing homelessness and LGBTQ+.
Cookie Decorating 8:00pm Campus Ministry Campus Ministry Stop by and decorate your own cookies to keep or gift!

 

Event Time Location Sponsor Details
Bronco Pantry Food Drive 9:00am–12:00pm Bannan Alumni House, Board Room Staff Senate & Learn @ Lunch Participate in a Staff Senate Learn @ Lunch and help collect much-needed food and supplies for the Bronco Food Pantry.
CARE Week Tabling 11:00am–3:00pm Benson Lobby Office of Student Life Stop by our tables in Benson to get more information about CARE Week.
Gratitude Postcards 12:00pm–2:00pm 862 Market St.  Off Campus Living  Stop by and make a postcard expressing your gratitude to someone in your life! We'll mail it anywhere in the world for you.
Relaxation and Massage Chair 12:00pm–5:00pm 852 Market St. Wellness Center Come by the Wellness Center and take a quiet moment for yourself in the relaxation room or soothe tight muscles in the massage chair.
Homelessness Awareness Week 5:15pm–7:30pm McWalsh Commons SCCAP & Vinnies  Start at McWalsh Commons and go to St. James Park for Vinnies weekly event to help feed the homeless.
Galentine's Day 7:00pm–9:00pm Campus Ministry Campus Ministry Join the womxn of CLC to celebrate with a night of community and self-care!