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AT THE CROSS-CULTURAL CENTER:
- BLOCK PARTY Cross-Cultural Center. Mon, Sept 21. 3-5pm
CCC's annual CCC block party brings together social justice oriented student
organizations, campus departments and friends! We'll
have music, free food, and lots of information.
BIENVENIDA Cross-Cultural Center. Thurs, Sept 24. 5-8pm
Please join us for food, music, and fun at the 7th annual Bienvenida for Graduate Students of Color on Thursday, September 24 from 5-8pm at the Cross Cultural Center. The purpose of Bienvenida is to welcome incoming students and build community among students of color at UCSD.
FIRST FRIDAY Price
Center/Cross-Cultural Center. Fri, Sept 25. 11-2pm
Follow the candy lane to win prizes
and get to know the services, resources and involvement opportunities available
to students at Price Center. Enjoy the free carnival snacks and entertainment
along the way. Prizes! $350 toward winter quarter textbooks at the UCSD
Bookstore, lunch at Price Center, Movie Tickets, Loft Tickets, and more.
Free Snacks! Cotton Candy, Popcorn, Lemonade, Churros, Candy, Entertainment!
DJs, dance troupes, surf simulator, henna artist, caricaturist, and more.
Mural making! Design your own personal leaf for the UCSD Family Tree. Special
Deals! One-day only specials from select eateries throughout Price Center.
IN THE COMMUNITY:
- Q-CAMP LGBT RC. Wed, Sept 23. 9-1:30pm
Q Camp is our orientation to the UC San Diego Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender community for incoming students. Q Camp will help acquaint students with LGBTQI-specific organizations, help students make connections with continuing and other incoming students, allow students to get connected with resources on and off campus (including the LGBT Resource Center), and give students an opportunity to ask questions about UCSD LGBTQI life. For questions contact Jan Estrellado at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 858-822-3493
- WOMEN'S FEST The Hump. Wed, Sept 23. 4-6pm
- BLACK CONNECTION Cross-Cultural Center. Tues, Sept 22. 11-1pm
- MEChA ORIENTATE Cross-Cultural Center. Wed, Sept 23. 11-1pm
- CANA DAY International Center. Fri, Sept 25. 11-2pm
|LOVE & FORGIVENESS SERIES
Cross-Cultural Center Library. Consecutive Wed Sept 30 - Nov,
UCSD Cross-Cultural Center and the UCSD Faculty and Staff
Assistance Program (FSAP) are pleased to co-host a dynamic
thought-provoking discussions on the topics of love
The 8-week series will begin on September
30, 2009 and is
sponsored by: The Cross-Cultural Center,
UJIMA, Pan-Asian Staff
Association, and Black Staff
Association. All staff and faculty are
welcome. This is
not a counseling group
and disclosure of personal information
will not be required. For more information, go to http://loveandforgive.org.
AIDS WALK Balboa Park. Sun, Sept 27. 8am
Please join the "UCSD Communities" AIDS Walk Team on Sunday,
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
DECOLONIZING IDENTITIES IN MENTAL HEALTH
University of San Diego: Warren Auditorium, SOLES. Mon,
Oct 5. 5:30-6:30pm
Larry Emerson is a visiting professor and consultant for Native American
Scholars and Collaborators at San Diego State University. Professor Emerson has
been an active lecturer and provided a wealth of services to urban foundations
and Indigenous Nations. Professor Emerson's research articulates:
"decolonized notions of Diné education" by describing "Diné
patterns of resistance to colonialism through the active engagement and
advocacy of Diné non-modern, traditional thought and identity."
|LATINA SUCCESS - MUJERES CON EXITO CONFERENCE 2009
University of San Diego: Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice. Wed. Oct 14. 7:30-4:30am
Empowerment is the solution to facing difficult economic times.
Latinas must be equipped with tools and information to survive and
succeed! MANA de San Diego is here to help. Come re-energize
and motivate yourself by learning from leading experts at the Latina
Success Conference! For more information, click here.
|PPIA JUNIOR SUMMER INSTITUTE Princeton University
Wilson School of Public and International Affairs is
pleased to announce that
the 2010 PPIA Junior Summer Institute
will be held at Princeton University from June 10 through July 30,
The goal of the PPIA Junior Summer Institute is to prepare
students for graduate
study and careers in public policy and
international affairs. The summer
institute provides a rigorous
training in policy analysis and serves as a
exciting careers in public service. The brochure is available
through our website at http://wws.princeton.edu/jsi/.