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Decorating Apples with Fellows!

Slivkans made and decorated caramel apples with fellows Quincy Thomas Stewart (Faculty Chair), Jon Emery, and Tracy Hodgson. Fellows’ kids and the reading week ball pit were also in attendance!

North RC BBQ!

North campus residential colleges acquired scrumptious sustenance together.

Starved Rock Hiking Trip!

Slivkans went on a trip to Starved Rock State Park!

Casino Night

Those who control the cards control the Starbursts.

Cardboard Forts 2017!

Every Wildcat Welcome, Slivkans practice their ingenuity and create cardboard sculptures in a contest for appearance, creativity, and structural integrity.

Slivka Formal!

Slivka danced the night away at River Roast in downtown Chicago this weekend!

Foam Sword Tournament!

Slivkans joined together in a merry contest to find the greatest swordsperson in all the land! In an intense tournament set to blood-pumping music, combatants faced off in a series of bracketed duels to test their mettle in flurries of foam and PVC!

Slivka Plays Theatre Games

Slivka got together, played games in improvisation, mental readiness, and spontaneity, and brought great entropy to the Rec Lounge!

A Ghastly Gala

This Halloween Slivka hosted a Murder Mystery Gala! Slivkans dressed in monster-chic for an afternoon of hidden motives and deadly secrets. Monster or Monster Hunter? Pick a side, find the killer – or just try to survive until dessert!


Holi is the Hindu festival of colors and spring. At this event hosted by SASA, Slivkans celebrated with music and food on the lakefill and by showering their friends (and nearby strangers) with powdered color!