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House Decorations

A big thanks to the residents of 6 West who came down and helped with cheering and painting of house decs!! The bonding time was fantastic 😊

Dakota

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Yell like Hell

Hello Residents of 6 West! I hope you are all having a great homecoming week.  Last night some of us went to Yell like Hell to support the men’s soccer team. They won 2 – 1 in first OT.  There are still 2 more events to help out with, House Decs and Float.  If you are interested in helping with either please let Dakota or I know.  

– Austin 

Great Start to Homecoming!

Hello Residents of 6 West, Happy Homecoming Week!  Yesterday the homecoming festivities started with Volleyball at 5 pm.  Rountree did outstanding and took 2nd place over all! Thank you to everyone who participated and watched.  The second homecoming event was United we Stand.  Thank you to everyone who came to that as well.  Tonight’s event is tug of war in memorial park at 4 pm.  If you’re free, please come out to support Rountree Commons! If you still want to participate in any events please let Dakota or I know!

– Austin 

Below is a picture from volleyball last night 

Stop the Hate on Tuesday

Hello Residents of 6 West.  This past Tuesday there was a Stop the Hate session.  This session was a deeper dive into hate crimes.  Did you know that in four states there are no hate crime laws?  You might be thinking, what is a hate crime?  A hate crime is a crime the has been committed that was motivated by hate.  For example if someone keyed a swastika into a car that is a hate crime because there is a crime being committed  (Vandalism).  But what happens if someone just puts pieces of paper with swastikas on it under windshield wipers?  That would be a bias incident.  A hate crime is always a bias incident, but a bias incident is not always a hate crime.

I hope that you will all be free to go to the next Stop the Hate with me!

  • Austin Hayes

Tie Dye Shirts

Hello Residents of 6 West.  Thank you to everyone who came down on Friday afternoon to get cookies and tie dye shirt in the classroom.  Also thank you to everyone who has come to an event throughout the week!  The last diversity week event will be on Sunday at 8 PM in Velzey Commans with United We Stand.  Hope you see you all there!

  • Austin

Truth about Stereotypes

On Wednesday, Dr.King, a professor at the university came to rountree and talked specifically about Stereotypes throughout the country that exist. Very eye opening conversations were had and stereotypes were discussed. If you ever have any questions about Stereotypes please, come talk to Austin or I and we can talk through them with you!! Thank you Dr. King for coming In!
Dakota and Austin

Sex in the Dark

A big thank you to those residents who came down and participated in sex in the dark. A little about it, sex in the dark is a program where people of the opposite sex sit on different sides of a dark room and they build a wall in between, yo u are allowed to ask the opposite sex anything you want, annonomously!! It was a fantastic program, and I hope more of you can attend another time!

Dakota and Austin