UCSD Cross-Cultural Center  Week 6, January 2011
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The African and African-American Studies Research Center Presents

Black History Month

Black Radio: 1920 to Present

February 1-28,2011

UCSD Arts Library, West Wing

Geisel Library 

Campus Black Forum

"Black Love"

Thursday | Feb. 10


Cross-Cultural Center Library 

For more info. contact

Briana Boyd

858.534.0252 or bboyd@ucsd.edu 

Tim Wise Lecture

Wed. | Feb. 16 | 7PM

PC Ballroom A&B

"Colorblind: The Rise of Post-Racial Politics & the Retreat from Racial Equity"

Check him out!

20% off all Tim Wise books at the UCSD Bookstore. Applies only to titles that are "In stock" only!


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

Asian American

Community Talks

Every Thursdays from 3:15-4:15

at The Zone 

Coalition of South

Asian Peoples
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Transfer Student Coffee Hour - "Cupid's Crazy Creations at the CCC"

Friday | February 11 | 10-12pm

Cross-Cultural Center Library

Hey Transfer Students: Are you bored? Are you feeling creative? Did you forget to get your Valentine a gift? Well, here's your chance to show your artistic side while having a cup of coffee and some treats. We will have different mediums for you to express yourself and contribute to Cupid's Crazy Creations. Whether you have a significant someone, or you are your own special someone, everyone is invited to create! Contact Jeff at jdgreen45@gmail.com for more information.

Breather Series: Totes, Tees & Other Things!heartcut

Monday | February 14 | 12-2pm

Cross-Cultural Center Art Gallery

Come celebrate the day of friendship and love at the CCC by making something special for someone in your life. We all have someone we appreciate either a professor, TA, colleague or friend so what better way to show your gratitude than by creating a gift. We will have all sorts of fun supplies to work with. So don't miss out on this special opportunity to destress with some artsy fun! Refreshments will be provided. For more information contact Veronica at vegonzalez@ucsd.edu

Film Screening: Al Otro Ladootrolado

Tuesday | February 15 | 6-8pm

Cross-Cultural Center Library

The Cross-Cultural Center and Migrant Rights Awareness (MiRA) at UCSD present... Film Screening: Al Otro Lado. The film Al Otro Lado, in English titled To the Other Side, gives us a glimpse into three countries, three stories, three absences. Similarly, in all three stories we witness the desperation of children due to the departure of their fathers "To the Other Side". The film follows the story of three children, from Mexico, Cuba, and Morocco as they desperately try to cope with the realities of immigration in our society. Discussion will follow. Also, pizza and refreshments will be provided! For more information contact Veronica at vegonzal@ucsd.edu.

Transfer Financial Aid Q&Afinancialaid

Thursday | February 17 | 3-4pm

Friday | February 18 | 11am-12pm

Cross-Cultural Center Library

Hey Transfers! Do you have questions about financial aid for next year? Do you know what you need to know in order to complete your FAFSA? Tired of waiting in long lines to speak to a counselor? March 2 is fast approaching and we've got the answers for you. Financial Aid Counselors will be here to help you navigate through any financial aid hurdles you may have in order to get you the money you need. Contact Jeff at jdgreen45@gmail.com for more information.

Featured Art Exhibit: Debra OdomDebraOdom

Month of February
Art Reception | Wednesday | Feb. 23 | 12-1pm  

Cross-Cultural Center Art Gallery

The CCC will be exhibiting the vibrant art work of UCSD staff member Debra Odom in honor of this year's Black History Month Celebration. New art work that has been added to Odom's repertoire will be proudly displayed in our art gallery. Fell free to drop by to see the exhibit so long as there are no reservations in the art gallery. For more information, please call 858.534.9689.


Intricate Intersections 


Tuesday | February 8 | 5-7pm
LGBT Resource Center

"Exploring Complex Intersections of Identity: Biological sex-Gender-Orientation=???" Attend a fine evening of food, discussion and group activities involving an unpacking and discussion of the vast number of ways these (above) categories come together to form complex (and fun!) intersections that confound, inspire and critique categories often viewed as natural and "normal". Questions?  Contact Charlie Webster at cgwebste@ucsd.edu.

For Colored Girls: Film & Discussion


Tuesday | February 8 | 6pm & 9pm
Price Center Theater

FREE film screening with two show times. There will be a discussion in the Zone following the 6pm showing of the film. For more event info, click here.

LGBT Undergraduate Scholarships!

lgbt scholarships

Due: Friday | March 11 | 4pm
LGBT Resource Center

The LGBT Undergraduate Scholarship Program encourages gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender UCSD students to apply for the six scholarships made possible by generous contributions from many people, including Chris Arrott, Michael Marx and Donald Marshall, Russ Ty, and from funds in memory of Tracee Parsons and Stephen P. L'Italien, Jr. The objective of the undergraduate scholarship program is to recognize and encourage academic excellence and to offer financial support to meritorious students. All 2011-2012 LGBT Scholarship applications will be submitted to the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Resource Center (LGBTRC) and are due on March 11, 2011 at 4:00pm. For more information, e-mail Vanidy (vbailey@ucsd.edu).

UCSD GEAR UP Coordinator Position
Click for more info.

Nikkei Community Internship 2011
Applications due: March 4
Internship Website
Nikkei Youth

Chinese New Year
Food & Cultural Fair
Sat-Sun | Feb. 12-13 | 10am-5pm
3rd Ave. & J St. FREE Admission
For more info: 619.398.7025

Yale School of Management
Pre-MBA Leadership Program
Click here for more info

Events Outside UCSD ORANGE
Student Org Events LIGHT GREEN
Other Dept Events
Opportunities YELLOW

University of Maryland
Summer Research Initiative 2011
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IRP/PS Mexico Moving Forward
Music Legend Javier Batiz
FREE Concert to
UCSD Students & Staff
Thur | Feb. 10 | 8pm
Great Hall

Casa Familiar's THE FRONT
4th Annual Dia de la Mujer Celebration - Juried Exhibit 

Contact: Leticia Gomez




View flyer here

Director of Talent Search Program
Cal State Fullerton
Application Reviews begin: Feb. 17
Position Announcement
Application Form

Academy for Public Policy and Research Applications
Due Feb. 25, 2011

For more info visit:


Tribal Nations-U.S Relations: Policy Eras & the Future Developments
Dr. Angelique Eaglewoman
Thurs. | Feb. 17 | 6-8pm
University of San Diego (USD)
Hahn University Center Rm 107 

Upward Bound Summer Residential Program Student Positions
Tutors: Science, Math, English, ASL, French, Resident Assistants
Deadline: Feb. 11, 2011