UCSD Cross-Cultural Center   Week 9, May 2010

Thank You Video
featured at this year's
All People's Celebration

Study Jam - Finals Week

Monday | June 7 through
Tuesday | June 8
Coffee, games, fun and studying


Monday: 9am-9pm
Tuesday: 9am-9pm
Wednesday: 9am-9pm
Thursday: 9am-9pm
Friday: 9am-4pm

Summer Hours: 9am-4pm


The latest information on CCC events, lectures, art, poetry, classes, special guests, & announcements!


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 The Pilipin@ American Experience with
 Prof. Kevin Nadal
  Thursday | May 27 | 11:30am
  Cross-Cultural Center Comunidad

 Prof. Kevin Nadal is a professor from John Jay
 College of Criminal Justice in New York. He has also
 published over 3o articles in the fields of education
 and psychology, as well as performed as a comedian
 in Comedy Central. For more info contact Nancy
 Magpusao (nmagpusao@ucsd.edu) or call
 858.534.9689. Click here for program flyer!

 Breather Series: Play, Nap and Snack Timepreschool
 Thursday | June 3 | 12-2pm
 Cross-Cultural Center Comunidad

 Do you remember those days when you
 used to attend kindergarten and play
 around all day while even having time to
 take a nap? Don't you wish you can do that again? Well you're in luck!
 Join us as we go back to our rugrat days. The CCC will be showcasing
 one of our favorite childhood movies. We'll provide the crayons and
 coloring books, as well as our favorite childhood snacks! And to top
 it off, we'll be having nap time! So come by and enjoy the time to
 take a breather right before finals week! Hope to see you all there!!!

 Stress Less: Finals Study Break Schedulestressless
 Sunday-Thursday | June 6-10 | 24 hours
 Campus Community Centers

 Need a place to study for finals? Each day,
 from the evening of Sunday, June 6 to the
 morning of Thursday, June 10, one of the Campus Community
 Centers or SPACES will be open 24 hours. The schedule is as follows:
 LGBT Resource Center: Sunday 6/6 - Monday 6/7
 Cross-Cultural Center: Monday 6/7 - Tuesday 6/8
 Women's Center: Tuesday 6/8 - Wednesday 6/9
 SPACES: Wednesday 6/9 - Thursday 6/10

 We'll have study space, games, fun, and a ridiculous amount of
 coffee. Get your study on! For more information, please visit
 http://lgbt.ucsd.edu, http://ccc.ucsd.edu, 
 http://women.ucsd.edu, or http://spaces.ucsd.edu

Why Black Students are Scarce at UCSD
 News video by Voice of San Diego | www.voiceofsandiego.org

 Watch the video here!

 Meet Candidates for the Operations Coordinator
 Position at the LGBT Resource Center
 May 26, 27 & 28 | 12-1pm
 LGBT Resource Center
 Our search for a new Operations Coordinator at
 the LGBT Resource Center has begun, and we
 need YOUR input! Please join us for an
 open-forum lunch with candidates as they interview for this position.
 This person is an invaluable asset to our team and to our community;
 every person who enters the physical space of the LGBT Resource
 Center will interact with the Operations Coordinator. Bring your
 questions for the candidates. We would love your feedback on who
 YOU think will make a great fit for our Center and our team. Lunch will
 be provided. Please RSVP to Jan Estrellado at
 jeestrellado@ucsd.edu with which days you will join us.

 Recognition & Resources for Our Graduating
  Thursday | June 3 | 6-8pm
  Women's Center

 The Campus Community Centers would like to
 honor the graduating activists for their hard work
 and commitment in helping their community.
 Please come for a dinner, toast, and special

 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 stravers@ucsd.edu.

FREE web-based courses for UCSD faculty,
staff & students

By Skillsoft

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.

Go to:

APIASF Higher Education Summit
June 23rd, 2010

For more info please visit here

UCSD Sexual Assault & Violence Prevention Resource Center
looking for:
Culture & Diversity
Outreach Intern
For more information please contact Sabrina at 858.534.5793

Community Outreach Internship
Deadline: May 31
Chancellor's Office beginning July 2010. For more info go to

Finding Balance
Wednesday, May26 12-1pm
Dolores Huerta Room
Please RSVP with Torrey Trust, ttrust@ucsd.edu

LA Based Job & Internship Announcement
Alliance for a Better Community (ABC) seeking Education Policy Coordinator & Project Intern


Events Outside UCSD WHITE
Other Dept Events PINK
Student Org Events AQUA

Opportunities GOLD

Funds Available for Staff Training and Career Development
from the Office of the Vice Chancellor - External & Business Affairs
To apply online for funds go to:  http://blink.ucsd.edu/go/seoep

Check out the UCSD Express to Success Programs website for their Spring quarter events!

Assistant Dean of Student Affairs Position at Sixth College
For more information including how to apply, please visit here

  Tierra Miguel Farm & San Diego Growers in search of a Farm to Institutional Coordinator
for more information visit

2010 Nicholas Papadopoulos Endowed Lecture in Lesbian & Gay Studies by
Susan Styker
"Bohemia Victrix: Cross-Gender Dressing and the Embodiment of Empire in San Fransisco's Bohemian
Club, 1880s-1920s"
Tuesday, June 1 @ 5pm
Huerta-Vera Cruz Room

2011 UCSD Comp Review Readers Wanted

Open Spaces in New Housing Program - Multicultural Living & Learning Community
Please walk your completed application over to the Sixth College Residence Life Office (located near Foodworx) or send via email to MCLLC@ucsd.edu by May 31, 2010 at 10:00pm!

UC San Diego Comprehensive Research Center in Health Disparities (CRCHD) Public Information Internship
For more info contact
Ethel Lu at (619) 681-0688 or email at erlu@ucsd.edu

Hope Initiative, Inc.
For more information please click here!

UCSD Staff Association Scholarship Program
awards up to $350 each to eligible UCSD Staff Association members for completed training activities that aid in their career development.

For more info contact contact Tim Emery, scholarship chair, (858) 534-0142.

HUGHES SCHOLAR PROGRAM 2010 Summer Research Program
Apply online at hsp.ucsd.edu

2010-2011 Paid Internship
Teach For America looking for interns to work with children living in low-income communities. For more info
click here