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Celebrating the Abilities of Artists with Disabilities
Artists' Exhibit Submission Form Due: September 1st, 2009
As part of the 2009 UC San Diego Celebration of Abilities festivities, the Office for Students with Disabilites (OSD) is pleased to host the annual Art Exhibit featuring the many abilities of artists with disabilities. Artwork will be exhibited throughout October and a reception will be held on October 20th, from 11:30 AM - 2 PM. in the Price Center. Mark your calendars now! Artists are encouraged to submit applications for submission to the OSD by Sept. 1, 2009. For additional information contact the OSD at (858) 534-4382.
Cross-Cultural Center Updates
The Cross-Cultural Center is now on Twitter! Stay up to date on what we are doing by following our tweats. Just go to http://twitter.com/ucsd_ccc and become one of our followers.
We will be open from 9AM-4PM Monday - Friday. Please note that we will be closed the following days:
  • Tues., Aug. 4
  • Thurs., Aug. 27
  • Mon., Sept. 7


The Cross-Cultural Center is located on the 2 Fl. of Price Center East. For more information call 858.534.9689 or email cccenter@ucsd.edu. To request reasonable accommodations necessary to enable your participation in any of our events, please call (858) 534-6744 or email  HR-ACCES (Accommodation Counseling and Consulting Services)
Requests must be made no later than two weeks before the event to ensure adequate time to arrange for the accommodation.
Programs & Events
Speaker and Book Signing by Dr. Kevin L. Nadal
August 2, 2009 | 2:00PM | Miramar College, 10440 Black Mountain Road, San Diego, CA 92126

Find out more about Dr. Kevin L. Nadal. For more information on the book signing, contact Judy Patacsil.

Co-sponsored by Filipino American National Historical Society San Diego & Miramar College Diversity & International Education Committee


Friday, August 7th | 7:00 P.M.
La Jolla Shores Lawn and Picnic Area

Vegetarian Potluck
RSVP with what you would like to bring to Mickey by Monday, August 3rd Led by Rabbi Rochelle Robins--Open to all regardless of religious affiliation or previous experience. Please email Mickey Stone or call (619) 497-2920 x.102 to RSVP or for more information.

AIDS Walk 2009
aidswalk09Sun., September 27th, 2009

Please join the "UCSD Communities" AIDS Walk Team on Sunday, September 27th, 2009 in beautiful Balboa Park for the 20th annual AIDS Walk San Diego 5K Walk and 10K USA Track & Field sanctioned Run. It all begins at 8am. Since the walk is September 27th, and it is also the first week of classes, join our team NOW!!
facesREACH US - Promoting Access to Health for Pacific Islander and Southeast Asian Women (PATH for Women), a breast and cervical cancer program working to address disparities among Asian and Pacific Islander communities, is offering the PATH for Women Scholarship Fund to Pacific Islander high school seniors and undergraduate college students who demonstrate significant merit in academics, workplace, and community with an interest in the health field. Five students will be selected to receive a $1,000 scholarship to offset their expenses at a two- or four-year accredited institution. Go to http://www.ocapica.org for more information and to download the application.

JULY 20 - AUGUST 31, 2009
All donations will be distributed to local disadvantaged schools by the UCSD Staff Associations. Last year's drive provided books and supplies to 20 classrooms! Please consider picking up a book, binder or box of crayons to help some really needy kids. For a list of donation needs and where to drop off go here.

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