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Eleanor Roosevelt College

Student Organizations

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 SCERC at


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

Student President: Ilmaa Haque

Student Vice-President Internal: Gregory Thein

Student Vice-President External: Emily Kim

Advisor: Patricia L. Scott, Dean of Student Affairs


Circuit is an Eleanor Roosevelt College Organization which focuses on providing ERC undergraduates with an opportunity to publish their undergraduate work. Furthermore, Circuit provides an opportunity for students to be a part of a journalism staff that not only produces the journal, but also plan events such which can bring ERC students opportunities to improve their writing or to get involved with on-campus research.

Editors-in-Chief:  Lily Venturino and Allison Kifer

Advisor: Katie Perullo, Interim Coordinator of Student Activities

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.

Chair: Jenna Howell

CORE Email:

Facebook Page: CORE at ERC

Advisor: Sarah Gallenberg, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs

Planning 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.

Co-Chairs: Ranjani Skankar and Treya Parikh

Facebook Page: PERC (Programming at ERC)

Advisor: Gregg Stewart, Assistant Director of Residence Life

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

Ellie's Garden Located: Between Asia and Africa Halls

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

Chair: Clara Pierone

Ellie's Garden Email:

Facebook Page: Ellie's Garden


Advisor: Katie Perullo, Interim Coordinator of Student Actives

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.

Co-Chairs: Jacque Arroyo and Tammy Lee

Advisor: Sarah Gallenberg, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs

Welcome Week Committee

These students are responsible for executing the Welcome Week activities and helping new students acclimate to the University. These students serve as the main liaison in the all campus UnOlympics competition between the six undergraduate colleges.

Chair: Katie Oberman

Advisor: Katie Perullo, Interim Coordinator of Student Activities

Spirit Week Committee

A committee of students who plan and execute the annual Spirit Week. These students are responsible for ensuring that Eleanor Roosevelt College is celebrating Spirit Week. 

Co-Chairs: Pooja Chitle and Arianna Zacarias

Advisor: Katie Perullo, Coordinator of Student Activities

International Women's Week Committee

A committee of students who plan and execute the annual International Women's Week. Eleanor Roosevelt College is the only undergraduate college named after woman and ERC students take time to celebrate the accomplishments of women around the world.

Chair: Marissa Morales

Advisor: Sarah Gallenberg, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs

Rock 'n' Roosevelt Committee

The Rock 'n' Roosevelt Committee plans the annual Winter Quarter concert that takes place in the Price Center Ballrooms and is available for all UCSD Undergraduates to attend! Committee members choose the bands, publicize the event and take charge of the entire production! Come Join us and plan a CONCERT!

Student Chairs: Tori Woollett, Jacinda Luong, and Isabella Ibarra

Facebook Page: Rock 'n Roosevelt

Advisor: Iliana Perez, Program Assistant

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.

Student Chair: Jesús Fernández

Advisor: Sarah Gallenberg, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs

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.

Student Chair: Carlos Anguiano

Advisor: Iliana Perez, Program Assistant

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

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