Club Updates

05.01.12 Update


PRESIDENT & VICE PRESIDENT – Talk to them by e-mailing [email protected] or [email protected]!

Board Meetings – Mondays, 7:10 – 8:00 PM @ Memorial Union Fielder Room, 2nd Floor

Board meetings are open to the public.  Come to learn more about upcoming events and be a part of the planning process.

Luna Vista Rotary Fiesta Thursday, May 10th, 6:00-8:00 PM @ Woodland Community Center (2001 East St., Woodland, CA)

At this celebration put on by the Luna Vista Rotary Club, enjoy food and drink in the company of Rotarians — plus, meet the directors of Project Amigo, last year’s international project! Rides will be coordinated. Please e-mail us if you’re interested!

Rotaract Mentor/Mentee Program

Interested in an opportunity that lets you connect with other members in Rotaract on a more personal level?  We’ll pair upperclassmen with lowerclassmen to help us grow together as a club through mentorship, fellowship, and fun!  If you did not fill out a survey at the general meeting, please download the survey here, fill it out, and e-mail the updated PDF back to [email protected].  Thanks!

Mentor / Mentee Basketball TournamentDate TBA @ Tercero Basketball Courts

Do you play basketball and want to show off your skills? Pair up with your mentor / mentee for some group competition! Players at all levels are welcome.

Mentor / Mentee Paintballing – Date TBA @ Location TBA

Interested in some friendly competition? Look forward to a paintballing day in the near future!

SERVICE – Want to volunteer with us or have any questions? email [email protected] !

Freakin’ Awesome Friday: Baby PaksFriday, May 4th, 4:00-6:00 PM @ Student Community Center

Help us begin to plan for our Baby Paks project supporting mothers in South America!  This week, we will continue to sew the baby caps that we started last week!

8th Annual Golf Tournament Friday, May 4th, Time TBA @ Location TBA

To sign up, please visit

Help with the Blue and White Foundation’s golf tournament!  If you are available that day and can help out, please sign up individually using the above link.

Grand Fondo

Saturday, May 5th, 4:00 – 6:30 PM @ Bicycle Hall of Fame near Central Park

Sunday, May 6th, 6:30 AM – 4:30 PM @ Bicycle Hall of Fame near Central Park

Shifts from [6:30-10:30 AM (four volunteers), 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM (four volunteers), 1:00-5:00 PM (five volunteers)]

On Saturday, we need six volunteers to meet with the Gran Fondo support team at the Bicycle Hall of Fame to assist with the loading of gear and supplies from the trucks into individual vehicles. On Sunday, we need six to eight people on site at Central Park at all time to maintain the secure bicycle parking area and provide karma patrol for central park.

You See Davis – Saturday, May 19th – Sunday, May 20th, 9:00 AM @ UC Davis

Want to host an Interactor for a night and have them shadow your every action as a college student?  This is an Interactor Sleepover event where we will be giving tips and guidance about what it’s like to be in Rotaract.  Please e-mail Service if you can host Interactors or would like to volunteer.

Rotary BBQ – Saturday, May 19th, 2:30-9:00 PM @ Central Park

Help the Rotary Clubs of Davis with their annual barbecue supporting child abuse prevention programs. This event will be a lot of fun!

FINANCE – Shoot an e-mail to [email protected] for any questions regarding fundraisers and all that money business!

Look out for upcoming events to chill with Rotaract and raise money while enjoying some delicious frozen yogurt and Woodstock’s pizza!

MEMBERSHIP – Want to meet new people and make some new friends? Talk to [email protected] !

Marvel’s The Avengers Friday, May 4th, 7:00 PM @ Regal Cinemas Davis Holiday 6 (101 F St.)

Come see the superhero team up of a lifetime, featuring iconic Marvel superheroes Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Hawkeye and Black Widow. If you plan to attend, consider purchasing a ticket early online at, since tickets will likely sell out very quickly.

San Francisco Trip – Saturday, May 12th, 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM @ San Francisco, CA (Meet at the MU Tennis Courts)

Come join Rotaractors as we embark on our annual trip to San Francisco! We will be driving around and visiting some of the city’s greatest sightseeing spots like the Golden Gate Bridge, Pier 39, Ocean Beach and Twin Peaks. Other options are being considered as well! Bring money for lunch. Stay tuned for more updates in the coming weeks.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT – Want to get started in the professional world? Contact [email protected] !

Volunteer as a Public Health Research Assistant for a Day – Saturday, May 12th, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Contact Lesly Martinez at [email protected] or (714) 788-4891

Are you interested in public health, information technology and / or health informatics? A grad student in the UCD MPH program is looking for a student to assist with a study by the Tobacco Control Evaluation Center.

Pharmacy School Application Workshop – Wednesday, May 2nd, 7:30-8:30 PM @ Life Sciences Building 1022

For more information, contact Christopher Joe at [email protected]

Applying to pharmacy school this upcoming year and want to know more about the application process? The workshop will show you how to correctly fill out the PharmCAS application (it’s trickier than you think) and discover what is required. There will be some tips for when to complete the application and why. Food will be provided.

PUBLICITY – Want to learn more? Publicity would love to hear from you! E-mail [email protected] !

6th General Meeting – Tuesday, May 8th, 6:10-7:00 PM @ Olson 6

Come to learn more about future events, service opportunities, and other exciting things coming up!

Sign up for our Newsletter Listserv

Have a friend who’s interested in learning more about Rotaract, but who hasn’t signed up for our listserv yet? Direct them to!

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HISTORIANS – Like taking pictures? E-mail [email protected] and let them know!

Pictures Online?

Curious about the pictures that have been taken at past events?  Check out our Shutterfly at  Pictures are updated weekly.

Got Pictures?

Took pictures at an event?  Want to contribute to the Rotaract photo collections?  Send us an email or find us after the meeting to arrange a way to get those pictures to us.

Membership Calendar

Want to find out what we have planned for you?  Link the Campus Rotaract calendar with your own by adding [email protected] to your Google calendar to keep up-to-date with the latest events!

INTERNATIONAL CHAIR – Interested in our international service projects?  E-mail [email protected] !

International Project: Make Agent Orange History

We will be supporting non-governmental agencies who help fund early detection, prevention and education for the disabled. They also provide critical services to the poorest disabled children in Vietnam, including those affected by exposure to Agent Orange/dioxin. In addition, these agencies provide direct assistance to help those affected find jobs, attend school, and attain prosthetic devices

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