Students with interests in conversations about social issues will build a community through shared interest in topics such as human rights and dignity, diversity and inclusion, politics and advocacy, and economics and business. A sample of potential interests might be social justice, advocacy, civic engagement, breaking news, voting, criminal justice, LGBTA+ issues, gender issues.
Students who have a common love of sports, whether that be playing or watching. Students only need to share the love of sports. A sample of potential interests might be watching sporting events, playing intramural events or casual athletic games, rule or game interpretation, or attending athletic events.
Students with interests in topics related to entertainment. Some common topics include gaming, films, Harry Potter, sci-fi, Star Wars, music, gaming or live theater. A sample of potential interests might be video or board gaming, science fiction, books, comic books, movies, or concerts.
Students who have an interest in exploring their creative and expressive side. Students looking to express their creativity, allowing them to express their creative side through painting, music, dance and more. A sample of potential interests might be music, instruments, theater, musicals, painting, animation, crafts or DIU, karaoke, dance, or writing.
Students with interests in, or will be majoring in a field of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM). Connected by their professional and academic goals and general interest, residents will have the opportunity to engage conversations about these topics and share mutual interest in the sciences. A sample of potential interests might be technology, engineering, math, robotics, computers, health care, or nursing.
Students who value health and well-being in a variety of different ways. Whether it is fitness, mindfulness, nutrition, or anything in between, residents will be connected through their appreciation and excitement for personal wellness. A sample of potential interests might be fitness, nutrition, meditation, sports, yoga, or mental health.