Date: February 12, 2020
Subject: HILC Weekly Newsletter 2.12


The Weekly Newsletter

Happy February, everyone! This semester, the HILC Weekly Newsletter will continue posting the best events hosted by or related to the Holland International Living Center!

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  • Last chance to vote for the new HILC logo!
  • Kiss n' Tell
  • Professional Headshots & Resume Prep Workshop THIS SUNDAY!
  • HILC Hall Council Meeting
  • HILC Baking Club

Last chance to vote for HILC's New Logo!

Open until Thursday, February 13th at 5:00pm

We had many wonderful submissions, and want to thank everyone who created a logo for the HILC Logo Design Contest! The staff have selected three finalists for the HILC logo--please vote for your favorite! (Note: you can only vote once, but emails will not be recorded).

Voting closes tomorrow on Thursday, February 13th, at 5:00pm.

HILC Logo Options

Kiss n' Tell

Friday, February 14th
  • 6:00pm-8:00pm in the Robert Purcell Community Center Lobby
  • Hosted by your CORE Resident Advisors -- Come treat yourselves to Valentine's Day candy, contraceptives, and resources!

Professional Headshots & Resume Prep Workshop

Sunday, February 16th

Are you interested in getting a headshot from a professional, award-winning local photographer? Want to learn more about how to perfect your resume from two amazing Resident Advisors in HILC? You can! HILC is sponsoring a Professional Headshot & Resume Prep Workshop (covered by the HILC budget) on Sunday, February 16th at 3:30pm onwards in the Main Lounge!!

Come for the first 30 minutes to learn about resume and career preparation from RAs Dang Pham (Unit 4) and Srishti Belwariar (Unit 1), followed by headshots taken by Roger W. Theise of Roger Williams Photography.

To sign up for a 5-minute headshot, follow this link! For more information on dress code and tips for the headshot, see the attached PDF file. We’ll make sure you receive your retouched professional headshot soon after the event for use on LinkedIn or any other medium you see fit.

HILC Hall Council Meeting

Sunday, February 16th
  • HILC will host its weekly Hall Council meetings this semester every Sunday at 8:00pm in the Main Lounge.
  • Come and meet your Executive Board, hear about upcoming events and initiatives in HILC, and have your voice heard

HILC Baking Club

Every Saturday at 4pm

One of our awesome residents, Gloria Dawodu in Unit 3, is starting a HILC Baking Club. Come bake together on Saturdays at 4:00pm. Interested students are welcome to meet in the Main Lounge on the 2nd floor, and use the HILC kitchen to bake the delicious things you make.

If you'd like to join, please fill out this quick survey.