General Assembly 2016 Checklist

• View/Download UUA General Assembly Program Book

• Volunteer with BLUU

Review Volunteer Assignments

• Access BLUU Sponsored Housing Information
(NOTE: Housing is now CLOSED)

• Prepare for #BLUUGA16 Program Track

• Download & share #BLUUGA16 Promo Images

• Watch the Black Lives of UU Pre-GA Webinar below

Click below to access the Black Lives of UU Pre-GA Webinar recorded Monday 6/13

• Check in at the Black Lives of UU Table in the Registration Area if:

- BLUU is providing your housing during General Assembly
- BLUU provided your transportation to/from General Assembly
- You are a BLUU Volunteer - or you WANT to volunteer with BLUU during General Assembly


Visit the Black Lives of UU Healing Space
An Explicitly Black Space open to Black UUs during General Assembly. 

Directions TO THE HEALING SPACE from the main entrance to the Convention Center:

  1. Enter the building

  2. Turn right

  3. Go down the ramp under the 'South' sign

  4. Follow signs for 'Union Meeting Rooms'
    NOTE: Do NOT follow signs for 'Ohio Center Meeting Rooms'

  5. Turn left at 'The Juggler'. Walk all the way down the hall ...

  6. To these double doors on your left! 

  7. Welcome to the BLUU Healing Space

Click on the individual Volunteer Shifts on the calendar below for full information including:

  • Assigned Volunteer

  • Location

  • Start-End Time

UUA GENERAL ASSEMBLY LOCATION

Greater Columbus Convention Center
400 N High Street
Columbus, OH 43215


Housing overview

A large part of the Black Lives of UU participation at UU General Assembly 2016 is getting more Black UUs to General Assembly. Included in this portion of our work is providing housing for Black UUs unable to attend without this important resource. See below for general housing details and links to specific housing information.

NOTE: You will have been notified via email if housing is being provided for you. If you did not receive and email with this information and think you should have - please email blacklivesofuu@gmail.com or call (607) 444-BLUU.


HOUSING CHECK IN PROCEDURES

  • Housing check in will begin Wed 6/22 at 2:00 PM in the Black Healing Space at General Assembly (Ohio Center Boardroom).
  • You will need a government issued ID in order to check-in to your housing.

HOUSE RULES

It is imperative that all House Rules be following AT ALL TIMES.

Questions about the house rules or the house in general

  • PRIOR TO GENERAL ASSEMBLY should but emailed to blacklivesofuu@gmail.com
  • DURING GENERAL ASSEMBLY should be directed to your house captain

Click below for specific information about each housing assignment.
NOTE: You will need a PASSWORD to access the BUTTONS below.

OSU Football Premiere Location

Columbus, OH, United States
Spacious split level, just off HWY 315, walking distance to the OSU Golf Course, and Riverside Hospital. A short drive to downtown, OSU, Upper Arlington, Scioto Country Club, Muirfield Country Club...

Beautiful Home in Historic Old Oaks

Columbus, OH, United States
My home is a spacious, fully remodeled with modern updates, 2400 square foot American Foursquare located on a beautiful boulevard in the historic Old Oaks neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio. Look the n...

Historic German Village Apartment

Columbus, OH, United States
This apartment is located on one of the most desirable streets in historic German Village and is within walking distance of many attractions. It is well decorated and completely renovated to ensure...

volunteers

We need your help! Bringing Black Lives of UU to General Assembly will require a group effort. We need your help in several areas to ensure the BLUU experience at General Assembly 2016 is all that it can be.

Volunteer needs include

  • staffing our Exhibit Booth
  • representation at CSAI related sessions
  • the #BLUUGA16 Chaplain Team
  • on-site Communications Team & more

Click below to volunteer today!


BLACK LIVES OF UU - UUA GENERAL ASSEMBLY 2016
WELCOME RECEPTION

 

Join the Black Lives of UU Organizing Collective for a Welcome Reception open to all Black UUs* and their loved ones.

Come together to meet each other & officially open the Explicitly Black Healing Space at UUA GA 2016. 

*We additionally invite Black UUs to bring a small, meaningful personal item to be included in the Healing Altar which will be created at the end of the Reception.

RSVP to BlackLivesofUU@gmail.com by Tuesday June 21

DIRECTIONS TO THE HEALING SPACE FROM THE MAIN ENTRANCE TO THE CONVENTION CENTER:

  1. ENTER THE BUILDING

  2. TURN RIGHT

  3. GO DOWN THE RAMP UNDER THE 'SOUTH' SIGN

  4. FOLLOW SIGNS FOR 'UNION MEETING ROOMS'
    NOTE: DO NOT FOLLOW SIGNS FOR 'OHIO CENTER MEETING ROOMS'

  5. TURN LEFT AT 'THE JUGGLER'. WALK ALL THE WAY DOWN THE HALL ...

  6. TO THESE DOUBLE DOORS ON YOUR LEFT! 

  7. WELCOME TO THE BLUU HEALING SPACE