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Jul. 5th, 2006 @ 10:20 pm IMPORTANT! driving to swuusi
Hello SWUUSI campers!

If you are planning to drive yourself or ride with a friend to SWUUSI, this email contains some important information that was not included in the packet that was mailed to you regarding SWUUSI.

This spring, the Southwest UU Conference (SWUUC) adopted a new Child and Youth protection policy. This is an important and comprehensive policy that the district has put in place in order to make district events for children and youth safer for everybody.. One section of the policy will impact how youth travel to and from district events -- including SWUUSI. This policy will be in effect this summer at SWUUSI.

Specifically, youth participants who drive themselves to district events (such as SWUUSI)
-Must have a valid drivers license and insurance (of course!).
-May not have passengers in their car
-Must get 8 hours of sleep on the last night (which means that they would miss some of the events on the last night.)
-Need to have specific written permission from their parent or guardian. The form for this is attached to this email.
-One question we often get asked is whether this policy applies to youth who are 18 years old. The answer is YES it does if they are attending a district sponsored youth event.

If there are special circumstances that mean there is a need for an exception to this policy, Jennifer Nichols-Payne is who can make those decisions. Jennifer's phone number is 817-874-4895.

See you soon!

<3 SWUUSI Staff
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goodnighttexas:
Jun. 14th, 2006 @ 09:29 am (no subject)
There are FIFTY ONE people registered for SWUUSI, wooohooo!

Postmark your registration by tomorrow (june 15) and you'll only have to pay $185! Postmark your registration after june 15, and the cost goes up A LOT... to $250.

SO REGISTER, TODAY!!!!!!!!!!

<3
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goodnighttexas:
Jun. 10th, 2006 @ 11:56 pm (no subject)
dear friends,

we are accepting requests for songs to be included on the SWUUSI OH SIX cd...

no guarantees, but if you have a suggestion, we would LOVE to hear about it.

love,
valerie.

(p.s. kenny has no idea i wrote this...)
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goodnighttexas:
May. 24th, 2006 @ 04:22 pm (no subject)
Current Music: "Let's Go" by Trick Daddy feat. Lil' Jon

X-posted on swuucyruu.org and my personal journal:

**REGISTRATION For OKC Rally and SA/AR CON** 
Hey ya'll, this is, uh, Kenny Wiley, and I wanted to let you know that registration closes for BOTH the AR Con and the OKC 'NEWS' rally next Tuesday, May 30. If you need rides, times, adviors, anything-just let me know.

In addition, we have a very very special guest coming to the AR Con to talk about their struggles, experiences, and life in general. I can guarantee you this: it's not what you expect! I hope to see all of you at the AR Con, and at the rally as well!

***This Has Been A pUUublic Service AnnoUUncement From Your SWUUSI Co-Dean*** 
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colotexan:
Mar. 22nd, 2006 @ 05:50 pm (no subject)
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Mar. 2nd, 2006 @ 11:06 pm (no subject)
Current Mood: cheerfulcheerful
So, word on the street (the Lake Murray Camp Staff street) is that the dock is back at Group Camp 3!

Not just the simple dock, mind you, but the double length version!
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colotexan:
Oct. 23rd, 2005 @ 05:18 pm El SWUUSI staffio....Ole!
Current Music: SWUUSI 2005 CD
My fellow SWUUSIans:

Tonight, I'd like to send a great message to the YRUU world! Here is our 2006 SWUUSI staff:

Codeans: Kenny "KFC OR BUST" Wiley and Valerie "I HATE MY LIFE" Veid
Male youth chaplain: Lucas "Skywalker" Richardson
Female youth Chaplain: "Bootylicious" Brooke Ward
Worship coordinator: (WHO?) Don P
Community Building Coordinator: Murriel "Fo-maybe" Wiley
Special Events coordinator: Bryce "Can't get it up" Jennings
Male Touch Group Coordinator: Joncliff "Bitch Please" Mckinley
Female Touch Group coordinator: Leah "Cheese" Thompson
Workshop coordinator: Ian "Golden-toed love beast" Holt
Food liaison: Corie "Brooke's twin" White
Social Action coordinator: Bronwyn "Stick it in your face" Agnew
Main camp liaison: Liz "use the" Schwartz
Mugbook masters: Audrey "Double A" Alem and Michelle "Frodo" Nelson

Adults:
Co-cordinators: Rick Easton and SUsie Robinson
Chaplains: Donna Harrison and Phil Barnes
Food goddess: Ann McDermott
Main camp liaison: Leigh Liles

What a staff!!!
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Oct. 13th, 2005 @ 08:35 pm swuusi staff applications!
hey FRIENDS, yeah i'm talking to yoUU
due to the fact that my fellow co-dean will be present at the WACS rally (oct 21-23, 2005), we have decided to select swuusi staff sooner. (we were going to select over thanksgiving break.)
if you are going to be present at the rally, staff applications are due by the end of opening circle (approximately 3 a.m. on saturday, october 22, 2005)
if you are not going to be present at the rally, staff applications are due by noon on friday, october 21, 2005.
remember that you cacn apply online, http://www.swuuyruu.org/application.htm !!!
if for some reason you want to apply but you cannot make the deadline, don't let that stop you-
just let kenny or i know what's going on.

swuusi, swuusi, swuusi.
fo sho, fo sho, fo sho.
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goodnighttexas:
Sep. 25th, 2005 @ 06:31 pm (no subject)
Hey guys,

Just reminiscing about all the great times at SWUUSI, and I realized I never did get a mugbook. Were those ever sent out? I'm here in Massachusetts at Smith College, so maybe that's why I never got one. Does anybody have the website for the online version?

Thanks!
Rachel
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megami_tofu:
Aug. 15th, 2005 @ 04:45 pm Whoa Nelly!
Current Music: The Cha-Cha slide
Ya'll are amazing! We have reached the lucky # 13 in the number of staff applications! Thats right, my fellow UUians...THIRTEEN! They are incredible, and we really want them to keep coming in...Don't be shy!

Kenny (Hope your lives are well)

*Slide to the left...Slide to the right....*
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