|UCSD Cross-Cultural Center || Week 4, April 2010 |
SAVE THE DATE!
ALL PEOPLE'S CELEBRATION
MAY 20, 2010
Thursday | 5-8pm
|Can & Plastic Bottle Drive for AB540 Scholarships!|
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| The Myth of Europe: Whiteness[?] and
Wednesday | April 21 | 4-6pm Cross-Cultural Center Art Space Leslie Quintanilla will be speaking on her study
abroad & activism in Italy, including the Italian
student movement and Migrant Rights
movement in Europe. Photographs of Leslie's
protest participation will be on display.
Dr. Pasquale Verdicchio of Italian Studies will speak about the
racialization of Italians as white in the U.S. and the problematic issues
tied to it. Dr. Fatima El Tayeb of Literature will speak about her
research in the area of Whiteness in a European context. This will be a
dialogue between audience & presenters, NOT a lecture. What is
Whiteness? What is Europe? Does European mean white? What if a
Mexican migrated to France, what is the identity of the children?
For more informationcontact Leslie Quintanilla: firstname.lastname@example.org
| We Are Americans: Undocumented Students
Pursuing the American Dream
Thursday | April 22 | 3:30-5pm
Cross-Cultural Center Comunidad
We ARE Americans by Dr. William Perez,
inspirational stories of optimism and perseverance of
students with the critical policy
implications of the continuing neglect of
comprehensive immigration reform. Reception and
book signing to
follow. Contact Violeta Gonzales@
858.534.9689 for more information.
Friday | April 23 | 12-2pm Visual Arts Facility (located by Pepper Canyon) Mujeres revolucionarias is a T-shirt making
event inspired by
revolutionary women in
history. This is event will honor women who have
been instrumental in
social justice movements
not only in the US but internartionally as well. Colectiva Chicana
the Cross-Cultural Center team up to bring awareness to the mujeres
(women) who have
struggled and are not too often recognized. This is
a chance to learn some
herstories and design a T-shirt featuring women
inspired by. T-shirts will be provided. Questions?
An Evening w/ Chicano Artist Lalo Alcaraz
Thursday | April 29 | 6-8pm Cross-Cultural Center The Chicano Alumni Council proudly presents
nationally syndicated comic strip artist/author/talk
show host and UC Berkley alum, Lalo Alcaraz.
Reception book signing to follow. For more info
email@example.com or 858.534.2282.
Friday | April 30 | 6-9pm Cross-Cultural Center
Art Space A show for by and about but not limited to LA
CHICANA! Chicana Punch was inspired by the chicana
women on UCSD campus and their efforts to be
represented in the University
and in the public
imagination as well. This event will be a film
screening of a narritve which captures the stories and experiences of
Chicana women at UCSD. Come out for a night of performances, zines
and Chicana Punch!
Wednesday | April 28 | 12-1pm
Cross-Cultural Center Library
Come join the sisters of Colectiva Chicana, Pinay Speaks, & Muslim
Student Association for a dialogue on race/ethnicity, gender, culture, &
Light refreshments will be provided.
A space for womyn-
identified individuals ONLY!
The F-Word Dining & Dialogue Series:
"What is your feminism for?"
Thursday | April 22 | 5-7pm Women's Center
Women's CenterJoin us
for a thought provoking
discussion about the action and inaction of feminism.
This quarter's guiding question is "What is your
feminism for?" We'll explore
the many layers underlying
this question including the possibility for feminism
be a transformative movement with a commitment to systemic social
Come share your thoughts and dialogue with others over
dinner. This event is
part of our quarterly F-Word Dining and Dialogue
Series and our Women's
Center's F.A.C.E.S. Campaign.
Refreshments will be served. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about the Women's Center and F.A.C.E.S. please
858-822-0074 , e-mail: email@example.com or
Progressive Intersections: Examining Ability,
Race, Gender and Sexuality
Hate-Free Campus Week film Screenings:
Doin It: Disability, Sex & Videotape
Wednesday | April 21 | 2-3pm
Office for Students with Disabilities
University Center 202 (behind Center Hall)
The Execution of Wanda Jean
Friday | April 23 | 4:30-6:30pm
LGBT Resource Center
For more information please click here
| Denim Day
Wednesday | April 21 | Noon-1:30pm Cross-Cultural Center Comunidad Wear your Denim! Click here for event calendar!
Graduating LGBT Folks!
Saturday | June 5 | 4pm ERC Great Hall If you are a part of UC San Diego's LGBT
community and graduating, then you can
participate in Rainbow Graduation! Saturday,
June 5th at 4pm at ERC's Great Hall. There is no
cost to be a part of it, and all members of the
LGBT community are invited to attend! For more information, or to
get on the list, please e-mail Shaun Travers at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|FREE web-based courses for UCSD faculty,
staff & students
These courses are free,
and they are available anytime, from any location - home or office!
They work for both Windows and Mac users. Access is simple through the regular
Single-Sign-On process. First time users should visit the Blink page to
make sure their computer is configured properly, but after that, users can access
the SkillPort directly.
The UC San Diego Helen Edison Lecture Series,
The San Diego Foundation, and the Urban Land Institute present:
"The Green Collar Economy: How One Solution Can
Fix Our Two Biggest Problems"
Price Center West Ballroom
For more info. contact
DeVries 858-534-9955 or email@example.com
|June 23rd, 2010
For more info please visit here
|UC Haiti Summit|
UC San Francisco's Mission Bay
April 24, 2010
More information about the Summit is available
at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may register
|2 Students for Department of Justice-Office on Violence Against Women Grant Program|
SARC Student Coordinator Assistant
For further information please visit PortTriton ID: 728846
$10.00 per hour
Email Resume & Cover letter to Jessica Heredia email@example.com
|Commemoration for the 95th Anniversary of the|
Friday, April 23, 6:30pm
@ UCSD Great Hall
Events Outside UCSD WHITE
Other Dept Events PINK
Student Org Events AQUA
|The UCSD Chican@
Theatre group Toma Teatro needs actors and organizers for the upcoming
performance at the |
Arts in Action Festival!
you have an interest in socially and politically driven art, come to Toma Teatro's Group Meeting- Friday 4/23, 2pm @ the
Cross Cultural Center in the Gallery
For more information email TomaTeatro@gmail.com
|Funds Available for Staff Training and Career
from the Office of the Vice Chancellor - External & Business Affairs
To apply online for funds go to: http://blink.ucsd.edu/go/seoep
|Student Involvement Leadership Consultants
(SILCs) Applications for 2010-11
SILCs earn $10.50/hour and work about 10 hours/week!
Visit Port Triton to read Job Posting #728319 online
Check out the UCSD
Express to Success Programs website for their Spring quarter events!
Project Director Application for Xinachitli Project @ UCLA
Due Monday, May 3, 2010
Interviews May 7, 2010
If you have any questions about the application
process, pay rates, or any other issues dealing with the hiring process, feel
free to speak with Adrian Corral via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (323) 638-6811.
Click here for more info
Call For Participation
ARTS IN ACTION!
for more info
UC San Diego Comprehensive Research Center in Health
Disparities (CRCHD) Public Information Internship
more info contact
Ethel Lu at (619)
681-0688 or email at email@example.com
outside the box forum
CCC Tranquility Room
An open dialogue & safe space for people of multiracial/multiethnic, mixed race, and other non-dominant identities. Led by Dr. Cathy Thompson of Counseling & Psychological Services
|Hope Initiative, Inc.
|2010 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM For more information please click here!
PROGRAM 2010 Summer Research Program
The AFL-CIO and Cornell University are sponsoring a Strategic Corporate
Research Summer School on June 13-18, 2010 in Ithaca, New York.
obtain a registration form and other information, click here
or contact Becky Sheffield at 607-254-4749 or firstname.lastname@example.org.