Events

Good Evening Pepband!
I hope you are getting excited for spring break, since it’s right around the corner! And after that… DAVIS! Woohoo!.

Rehearsal
Where: Dugout
When: Tuesday, February 20th
Call: 7pm
Let’s do some practicing with the E’s in further preparation for Davis! We need to make sure we can play our full book before the Battle of the Bands!

Bball Double Header vs. Cal State Dominguez Hills
Where: RIMAC
When: Thursday, February 22
Women’s Closet: 4:50pm
Womens Call: 5:10 pm (please be on time or EARLY so we can do anthem)
Mens call: 7:10pm
Two games? Thats 2 Davis points! Come rack up the points with our basketball teams this Thursday!

Camp Kesem 5k Run
Where: Stonehenge Lawn (behind Galbraith)
When: Saturday, February 24th
Closet: 7am
Call: 7:20 am
Ends: 9:30 am
I love good causes, don’t you? Camp Kesem is a camp for children whose parents have cancer, and gives them an enjoyable and FREE summer of amazing activities. This is an event to raise funds for their free camps, so lets cheer on the runners and help raise money for the children! ALSO, TRIPLE DAVIS POINTS.

BBall Double Header vs. Cal State LA
Where: RIMAC
When: Saturday, February 24
Women’s Closet: 4:50pm
Womens Call: 5:10 pm (please be on time or EARLY so we can do anthem)
Mens call: 7:10pm
There are so many Davis points this week I can’t even handle it…. I feel like Oprah: “You get some points, and you get points!!” Don’t let Oprah down by not getting all your points this week!

That’s all folks,
Melissa Belshee
Manager
UCSD Pepband
melissabelshee@gmail.com

Good Evening Pepband!
I hope you are doing well this midterms season! We have some really exciting gigs this week so lets all come together for some fun!

Rehearsal
Where: Dugout
When: Tuesday, Feb. 6th
Call: 7pm
This is our last rehearsal before Spirit night to perfect (or slightly improve) our performance skills! We will be performing for a huge crowd this weekend, so lets get ready!

Men’s Volleyball vs BYU
When: Thursday, Feb 8th
Where: RIMAC
Closet: 530 pm
Call: 545 pm
We are playing against my best friend from high school’s university- BYU! Lets heckle them until they lose so that I can brag to her that we won :)

SPIRIT NIGHT WHOOOOOOO vs Cal Poly Pomona
When: Friday, Feb 9th
Where: RIMAC
Women’s Closet: 4:50pm
Women’s Call: 5:10 pm
It’s here! Personally my favorite night of the Pepyear, Spirit night is rich with Pep traditions. We get an extra large crowd for this gig, so lets show UCSD what Pep is! Also, dress for your section theme or just super duper Hawaiian (leis, bathing suits) and if you don’t have a Pepband Hawaiian shirt, where any Hawaiian shirt you have. The more touristy the better! Cal Poly intends on bringing band members, so let’s show them up.

Well that’s all folks,
Melissa Belshee
Manager
UCSD Pepband
melissabelshee@gmail.com

Good Evening Pepband!
I have some amazing news for you all- we finally have a rehearsal! ALSO we are playing against my little sister’s university this week- Princeton, so lets heckle the heck out of them!

Rehearsal
When: Tuesday, Jan 30th
Where: Green Room
Call: 7pm
We should probably have at least one formal rehearsal this quarter…. So please show up to touch up on our performance skills!

Men’s Volleyball vs Princeton
When: Wednesday, Jan 31
Where: RIMAC
Closet: 5:30 pm
Call: 5:45 pm
We got some fancy private school kids coming this week to play our men’s volleyball team, and I want to show my sister that UCSD can beat her school in something (sibling rivalries are tough). Let’s get Princeton to hit the net and not get it up this week!

Well that’s all we have planned, have a great week!

Hello Pepband!
I hope you all enjoyed making Concordia walk the plank at pirate night! I bet those awesome games made you want to come to more Pepband, so you’re in luck: we have a ton more gigs this week and a Historian event!

Bball Double Header vs. CSUSM
When: Tuesday, Jan 23rd
Where: RIMAC
Women’s Closet: 5pm
Women’s Call: 5:15pm
Men’s Call: 7:15
We have no rehearsal again this week, but what’s better than two game’s worth of practice? If you don’t have class, come cheer on our teams!

Historian Game Night
When: January 26th
Where: Marshall College Room In Price Center
When: 6pm
Our amazing Historians have planned another game night for anyone who wants to join! There will be Costco pizza and only the best games provided for you to enjoy you night.

Bball Double Header vs Sonoma State
When: Saturday, January 27th
Where: you know dis
Closet: 5:15
Call: 5:15
Men’s call: 7:15
Got nothing better to do on a Saturday then tell players how they can’t “get it in”? Come to our second double header of the week!

Well that’s all folks,
Melissa Belshee
Manager
UCSD Pepband
melissabelshee@gmail.com

I hope your first week of classes went well and that you weren’t late to anything (like my email is, I am so sorry!) Here are this week’s events! NO REHEARSAL Tuesday, instead there is a game.

Men’s Volleyball vs. UCLA
When: Tuesday, Jan. 16th
Where: RIMAC Arena
Closet: 6:30 pm
Call: 6:45pm
For our first gig, we will be cheering on our men’s volleyball team again! If you applied to UCLA and didn’t get in (cough* myself), then you can take our your frustration be heckling them all night!

Basketball Double Header vs. Stanislaus St.
When: Thursday, Jan. 18th
Where: RIMAC
Women’s Closet time: 5 pm
Women’s Call: 5:15 pm
Men’s Call: 7:15pm
Double headers mean double the heckling and cheering! Who doesn’t want to get in on that? Come to both games, or just one if you’re busy- no matter what we would love to have you!

Men’s Volleyball vs. UCSC
When: Friday, Jan. 19th
Where: RIMAC
Closet: 6:30pm
Call: 6:45 pm
Lets squish some banana slugs during this game! If you don’t get that, go check out the UCSC homepage.

Men’s Volleyball vs. Concordia
When: Saturday, Jan. 20th
Where: RIMAC
Closet: 630 pm
Call: 645 pm
Yo ho, Yo ho, a Pirates life for me! Our annual Pirate dress up night will be at this Saturday’s volleyball game! That means wear your best pegleg, shoulder parrot and eyepatch to the game and get ready to make Concordia walk the plank!

PS: PLEASE fill out the attendance form if you are interested in Pepband Assassins! The link for the sign up will be in the form, but try to use a laptop to fill it out. Also, the game will only be put on if we get at least 20 people to play.

Thank you and sorry again for the late email,
Melissa Belshee
Manager
UCSD Pepband
melissabelshee@gmail.com

Happy New Year Pepband!

I hope you all had a great holiday and are refreshed for a new quarter at UCSD! We have a packed winter quarter, which is usually or busiest of the year. I am super excited to start the new year off right with some Pepband, how about you?

REHEARSAL
When: Tuesday, Jan 9th
Where: 4th floor Conference Room (in RIMAC)
Call: 7pm
The first rehearsal of 2018 whooooo!!! Lets make it a huge turnout since I bet most of you haven’t practiced over break and may need some refreshing (I know I do). The rehearsal is still in RIMAC but in the top floor (kind of directly above the front desk of RIMAC). Please come to hear the first terrible joke I tell of 2018!

Mens Volleyball vs UC Merced
When: Thursday, Jan 11th
Where: RIMAC arena
Closet: 5:30pm
Call: 5:45 pm
The UCSD men’s volleyball team are always sweethearts to us when we cheer them on, so let’s return the favor once more and cheer them into the new year!

Martin Luther King Jr Parade
When: Sunday, January 14th
Where: Student Services Center at Mathews Quad (near Croutons)
Call: 12pm (subject to change)
We have our first parade of 2018! This parade is always a lot of fun, since we get FREE SHIRTS and FREE FOOD and a FREE BUSS RIDE to Downtown with other UCSD orgs. We want a huge turnout for the parade to show our support for this amazing holiday, so come out on Sunday to Pep it up! Rides are taken care of, so just bring your instruments and make sure to fill out the poll with your t-shirt size so we know what to get for you. We will wear the MLKJR t-shirts in the parade, no Hawaiians.

Have a great first days of classes everyone!

Hello Pepband!
I hope you all have been enjoying December so far! It’s week 10, which means it is the last week of Pepband for the whole year!! If you’re not too busy studying for finals, then come on our to play with us one more time before 2018.

White Elephant Gift Exchange
When: Tuesday, Dec 5
Where: Green Room
Call: 7 pm
During week 10, it is tradition for the Pepband to host a white elephant gift exchange instead of our normal rehearsal. If you dont know how it works, click here.Gifts can be funny, useful or random- whatever you want to give! However, the max we go is $10 per gift.

BBall Double Header vs Monteray Bay
When: Friday, Dec 8th
Where: RIMAC Arena
Women’s Closet: 4:45pm
Women’s Call: 5pm
Men’s call: 7pm
This is our last gig of 2017 so lets show up, get loud and have a great time cheering on our Women’s and Men’s Basketball Teams! Take a study break by coming to the games for some last tastes of fun before finals week.

Have an amazing Holiday Break and good luck of finals everyone!

Melissa Belshee
Manager
UCSD Pepband
melissabelshee@gmail.com

Good evening Pepband!
We have an exciting week so I hope you haven’t gone into thanksgiving dinner hibernation so you can come out to play and have fun!

Super Special Surprise Gig
When: Monday, Nov 27
Where: RIMAC Arena
Closet: 11:45 am
Call: 12 pm
Start: 12:30 SHARP Play Time
Although I have no idea what this gig is for, there is FREE FOOD so who cares. PLEASE show up this is a really important gig and we need as many people as possible to show up and be super peppy.

Rehearsal
When: Tuesday, Nov 28
Where: RIMAC Annex
Call: 7 pm
We have a TON of gigs this week, so lets get some great practice in!

Basketball Double Header vs. CSU San Bernadino
When: Thursday, Nov 30
Women’s Game Closet: 5 pm
Women’s Game Call: 5:15pm
Men’s Game Call: 7:15 pm
Our first basketball double header! If you’re new to the pepband, this means that we have back to back women’s and men’s basketball games! Double the playing time, go sports go! The women’s game starts at 5:30 and the men’s at 7:30. If you show up to both games, you get 2 Davis points! Our players need all of our support so please come to both games!

Historian Event: Board Games and Pizza!!!
When: Friday, Dec 1st
Where: Earl Warren room in Price Center
Call: 6pm
Are you a new student to the band and want to have fun with pepband members? Or are you an old member who loves being with other pepband members? If you answered yes or no to either of these questions, come to Neya and Mathew’s board game night! It’ll be an awesome night with super fun games and yummy food. We REALLY want the newest band members to come for a super fun secret event afterwards too.

Best Buddies Walk
When: Saturday, Dec 2nd
Where: Kit Carson Park, Escondido (about 25 min drive)
Closet: FRIDAY Dec 1st at 5pm
Call: 9am Sat morning at the park
OMG this gig is so heart warming, we will be performing in the Best Buddies walk which is an organization to raise awareness and funds to support individuals with intellectual developmental disabilities. Let’s support our Best Buddies here in San Diego and march with them! PLEASE fill out Allison’s post if you need a ride OR can give rides.

Holiday Dinner
When: Saturday, Dec 2
Where: See page
Time: See page
Get festive with our annual holiday dinner potluck! Every section brings a different type of food to the potluck and we feast with friends! See the event page for details.

Thank you all,
Melissa Belshee
Manager
UCSD Pepband
melissabelshee@gmail.com

Hello Pepband!
After an exciting week of waterpolo, we can relax for the thanksgiving break. No gigs this week, so go home and see your family, take a mini vacation, study for finals or do whatever you want on this four day weekend!

Rehearsal
When: Tuesday, Nov 21
Where: Green Room
Call: 7 pm
If you’re not already in line for black friday’s sales (which seem to never actually start on Friday anymore), come practice a bit with Big and Little E! We have our normal rehearsal in the green room this week and I hope to see you there!

Have a wonderful holiday!
Melissa Belshee
Manager
UCSD Pepband
melissabelshee@gmail.com

Good evening Pepband!
I hope you had a great Veteran’s Day weekend and are ready to have another great week of Pepband! It’s another short week, but be ready for a special email later this week from the Ass. Managers!

Rehearsal
When: Tuesday, Nov 14
Where: The Dugout
Closet: 6:45 pm
Call: 7pm
Were you as pumped as I was after a rehearsal of full Streetlight last week? Let’s have another great rehearsal with some more awesome tunes this tuesday!

Pepband Goes Hiking!
When: Saturday, Nov 18
Where: Iron Mountain Trailhead
Call: 9am
Come join our awesome Historians with a hike! As they put it, this is the solution to any student who is sick of hiking around UCSD to get to classes and want some fresh scenery. All pepband members are welcomed to come!

Well, we again don’t have any other gigs this week (Maybe athletics has given up entirely on running at this point) so enjoy your week!

See you Tuesday,
Melissa Belshee
Manager
UCSD Pepband
melissabelshee@gmail.com