So I helped babysit my resident director’s pet dog named Lily while she was away at GLACUHO (Great Lakes Association of College University Housing Officers). GLACUHO is a conference where our UIC campus housing officers can attend to programs to gain and share ideas traveling through their residence halls here on campus.
I just finished my CME 301 exam on steel behavior. Essentially, the exam covered compression members of structures. The picture above depicts us working on our term project for the class in which we have to design a structure based of a design provided to us.
Also! A touching speech given by President Obama to his campaign group. The president begins to shed a few tears talking about his roots here in Chicago. Click for Youtube video! President Obama and his heartfelt talk
So here’s the topic for the week–
3 Fun Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About President Obama:
1. Obama has read every Harry Potter book.
2. He worked in Baskin-Robbins ice cream as a teenager.
3. He collects Spider-Man and Barbarian comics.
For more facts and source: (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/barackobama/3401168/Barack-Obama-The-50-facts-you-might-not-know.html)
Next blog, I’ll post pictures of our Residence Hall Association Fall Ball. The Fall Ball is being held in Willis Tower, which is super exciting, so stay tuned!!
Stay classy Chicago,
TOPIC NEXT WEEK: RHA Fall Ball at Willis Tower
ANSWER FOR LAST WEEK: I definitely think the Chicago Bulls can make it this year — can’t wait for “The Return” =)
QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Who’s else is playing Fantasy Basketball?? My team is sadly doing horrible haha.