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Join the Student Council of ERC (SCERC)! We're looking for new student leaders to fill a variety of available positions. If you're interested in anything from representing student interests to planning events like MMW Blowout and Spirit Night, this is your chance to get involved! Pick up an application at the ERC Student Affairs Office (on the 3rd floor of the ERC Admin Building) or download it HERE: SCERC Fall 2014 Application.pdf

Gain leadership experience, meet new people, and make a difference in ERC!

Applications are due Friday, October 24th, 2014 by 4:00pm to the ERC Student Affairs Office!

Student Council of ERC (SCERC)

The Council appoints students to campus-wide and college committees, sets various college policies, and provides monetary support for ERC groups and events. Elections are held Spring Quarter, and meetings are every Thursday from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. For more information about SCERC and how you can get involved, visit the SCERC website or email Jackie at jmarktma@ucsd.edu.

Website: scerc.ucsd.edu

Meeting time: Thursdays at 5:30pm, ERC Administration Building, 2nd floor Conference Room

Student Chair: Sarah DeVore, sdevore@ucsd.edu

Student Vice Chair: Jackie Markt-Maloney, jmarktma@ucsd.edu

Advisor: Patricia L. Scott, Dean of Student Affairs (858) 534-2237

Community OutReach Effort (CORE)

CORE is Eleanor Roosevelt College's community service organization that participates in projects in the ERC, UCSD, and San Diego communities. Past activities have included running a Halloween Carnival at an Elementary School, Tutoring Middle School and High School Students, making and delivering gift baskets to terminally ill children in pediatric centers, helping feed families who can't afford their own Thanksgiving dinner, Relay for Life, and much more.

Meeting time: Wednesday 8:30-9:30pm in Middle Earth Lounge

Student Co-Chairs: Rai Lee & Jessica Knapp

Secretary: Rebecca Whealen

CORE Email: ercore@gmail.com

Advisor: Pedro Scotto, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs (858) 534-2237

Programming at ERC (PERC)

PERC is the fun and innovative student organization that plans programs both small and large for students living on campus in the residence halls and apartments at ERC. They host activities such as the Halloween Haunted House, Casino Night, Murder Mystery Theatre, blood drives and study breaks.

Meeting time: TBD

Student Chair: 

Advisor: Gregg Stewart, Assistant Resident Dean (858) 534-2261

Wellness at ERC (WERC)

Wellness at Eleanor Roosevelt College is the first organization in the Roosevelt community dedicated to solely wellness and fitness! WERC creates an engaging and energized environment for students to learn to play new sports, participate in on WERC IM teams, participate in healthy cooking activities, and make new friends through our numerous outdoor adventures. WERC is partnered with Recreation UCSD, SHA, and the Zone to provide its members a variety of wellness activities.

WERC meets five times each quarter for interactive workshops, but has events running throughout the quarter. Sign up today to get involved and be proactive about your health!

WERC has 3 General Body meeting each quarter, but has events running throughout the quarter. Add our facebook page to get updated information and meeting times


Meeting Time: Weeks 3,6, & 9

Website/Sign up: https://www.facebook.com/groups/239063066171654/

Contact us: wercorg@gmail.com

Primary contact: 

Secondary contact: 

Advisor: Briza JuarezCoordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

Queers and Allies at ERC (QuERC)

Queers and Allies at Eleanor Roosevelt College is UCSD's first college-specific LGBT interest organization! QuERC builds community and awareness at ERC through a variety of events held throughout the year, including film festivals, dinners, talks with faculty members, and educational programs. QuERC also holds meetings weekly, to provide support and community for students at ERC.

Meeting Time: Mondays at 9:00pm in Middle Earth

Student Co-Chairs: Claire Maniti,  Valerie Erze

Website: https://www.facebook.com/pages/QUERC/332988246812755

Advisor: Briza Juarez, Coordinator of Student Activites (858) 534-2237

Spirit at ERC (SPERC)

At ERC, we love our Tritons! This enthusiastic group is made up of students active in boosting ERC pride at campus wide annual events such as UnOlympics, Spirit Night, Admit Day, and Athletic Events. With SPERC around, ERC is always full of Triton Pride!

Meeting time: 6:00pm every Tuesday at Middle Earth Lounge

Student Co-Chairs: 

Advisor: Briza JuarezCoordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

Ellie's Garden at ERC (EGERC)

By creating and maintaining a communal garden in ERC, we strive to share gardening and life-long sustainable practices, involve people in the slow food process, and create a greener ERC community.  Gardening times will change each quarter - keep an eye out for them.

Meeting Time: Wednesdays 5:00pm in Asia Hall Lounge

Gardening Sessions for Spring Quarter: Mondays 3:00-4:00pm and Saturdays 12:00-1:00pm

Ellie's Garden Located: between Asia and Africa Hall

Ellie's Farm Located: between Europe and Latin America Halls

Student Chair: Lara Isaacson

Advisor: Briza Juarez, Coordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

Eleanor's Transfers and Commuters (ETC)

Just because you may be living off campus doesn't mean that you aren't an essential part of the ERC community! ETC is designed to help transfer and commuter students get acquainted and stay involved at ERC through events both on and off campus such as free breakfasts, movie nights, barbeques and other activities.

Meeting time: TBD

Student Contacts:  TBD

Advisor: Pedro Scotto, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs (858) 534-2237

Rock 'n' Roosevelt Committee

The Rock 'n' Roosevelt Committee plans the annual concert on the ERC Green for ERC students. Committee members choose the bands, publicize the event and take charge of the entire production!

Meeting time: TBD

Student Chairs: TBA

Advisor: Briza Juarez, Coordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

Senior Committee

Make your senior year everything you've imagined it to be by getting involved with the ERC Senior Committee! Committee members plan activities for graduating seniors, including a ResHall Reunion, Senior Night Happy Hour, Senior Brunch and the June commencement ceremony.

Meeting time: TBD

Student Chair: TBA

Advisor: Pedro Scotto, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs (858) 534-2237

Council of Organizations (CoO)

The Council of Organizations serves as the communication platform for all student organizations at ERC. Each week, representatives from each organization meet to ensure that members of every organization know what's happening on campus. CoO is also responsible for org involvement in events such as Welcome Week, Spirit Week and Admit Day.

Meeting time: Wednesday 3:00pm @ The Commuter Lounge (ERC Commuter Lounge 2nd Floor of the ERC Admin Building)

Student Chair: Rashika Rakibullah

Advisor: Briza JuarezCoordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

The Eleanor Roosevelt Global Health Coalition

The Eleanor Roosevelt Global Health Coalition is the first and only ERC organization catered to the college's pre-health oriented students. By embracing the ideals of ERC, The ERGHC will recognize topical issues related to health care around the world and will work together to improve conditions abroad through education and service.

The organization will also serve as a resource for all ERC students by providing opportunities to participate in medical related field trips, to interact with health related professionals, and to aid in community service efforts.

"Like" us at Facebook.com/ERGHC

Meeting time: Tuesdays 6:00pm in Asante A/D

Chair: Jacob Emge

Co-Chair: Sam Santiago

Advisor: Briza JuarezCoordinator of Student Activities (858) 534-2237

Organizations at International House

International House has become an integral part of the ERC community and many students choose to get involved in organizations at I-House as well. For more information about I-House programs and organizations, visit the I-House website

Meetings Overview


10:10a EGERC Meeting Asia Hall
9:00p QuERC Middle Earth Lounge


6:00p ERGHC Meeting Asante A/D


2:00p EGERC Gardening Session
8:30-9:30p CORE Meeting Middle Earth Lounge


4:30-5:30p ETC Weekly Meeting
5:30p SCERC 2nd Floor Conference Room


12:00p EGERC Gardening Session