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CCC Internship 2011-2012

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A vibrant community for Asian-Americans to share and discuss our unhealthy quest, past and present, for the "perfect" body. Our struggles with food & body image are not merely about will power - they're social, cultural, and familial.  

Cross-Cultural Center

2011-2012 Internship Information Sessions

Wed | March 9 | 4-5pm
Thurs | March 31 | 1-2pm


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REMINDER: CCC Closure This Week 

Thursday - Friday | March 10-11 | ALL DAY  

Cross-Cultural Center
The Cross-Cultural Center will be closed all day from Thursday, March 10 through Friday, March 11, 2011 due to the UC Riverside Critical Ethnic Studies Conference. Hope we see you there!

Transfer Student Survey 

Cross-Cultural Center  


Hey Transfer Students! We want to know about your experiences here at UCSD and what you feel contributes to a positive academic environment. Please feel free to be open in sharing your experiences in this survey as the results will be anonymous and remain confidential. Please complete this survey by April 1, 2011.  


Here's a link to the survey...



Questions? Please contact Jeff at jdgreen45@gmail.com 


Stress Less: Finals Study Break Schedulestressless

Sunday-Thursday | March 13-17
Campus Community Centers


Need a place to study for finals? Each day, from the evening of Sunday, March 13 to the morning of Thursday, March 17 - one of the Campus Community Centers or SPACES will be open 24 hours. The schedule is as follows: 


LGBT Resource Center: Sunday, 3/13 - Monday 3/14 

Cross-Cultural Center: Monday, 3/14 - Tuesday 3/15 

Women's Center: Tuesday, 3/15 - Wednesday 3/16 

SPACES: Wednesday, 3/16 - Thursday 3/17

We'll have study space games, fun, and a ridiculous amount of coffee. Get your study on! View the flyer here! 

Campus Community Center Hiring  

2011-2012 InternsCOM3

Information Sessions are Center Specific 

Interested in social justice, making campus-wide impacts, contributing to Center growth, making new friends, and personal/professional development?


Cross-Cultural Center:

Winter Quarter, Week 10:  Wed, 3/9, 4-5pm

Spring Quarter, Week 1:  Thurs, 3/31, 1-2pm


Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Resource Center:

Spring Quarter, Week 1: Mon, 3/28, 12-1pm


Women's Center:

Spring Quarter, Week 1:  Thurs, 3/31, 3-4pm


Applications due: April 4, 2011- 4:00pm

When It All Falls Down: Womyn in Hip-Hop Dayhiphopwomyn

Friday | March 11 | 10am-6pm
Women's Center 

Womyn have always held it down in Hip-Hop. Through a critical social justice lens, this day is devoted to the exploration of Hip-Hop feminism and Hip-Hop expression as an avenue that has always been a part of the decades long critical consciousness of hip hop.

Womyn in Hip-Hop Day opens the evening space of 4PM - 6PM to performances for anyone interested in sharing their work in Hip-Hop creative expression: graffiti, DJ/Turntablism, emceeing, breakdancing. Please contact Jasmine Herrera @ jnherrer@ucsd.edu , 661-733-2573 or Kandi Custodio-Tan @ ccustodio@ucsd.edu.

LGBT Undergraduate Scholarships!

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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).

Dance 4 Education
Monday | March 7 | 8:30pm
Porter's Pub 

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student staff positions
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Programs Abroad Office
UC San Diego
Explore. Dream. Discover.
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UCSD Student-Run Free Clinic Project Fundraiser & Celebration
Saturday | March 26 | 6-10pm
Price Center Ballroom
Tix $175; Students $25 

Please contact Carol Whitener (858-534-6160 or email


TRiO Now Hiring
Tutors (Math, Science, & Writing)
$12.08/hr, 10hrs/wk

Questions? Eddie Paje: epaje@ucsd.edu or (858) 534-6308

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

Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander Youth Health and Fitness Day
Saturday | April 2 | 10am-2pm
UCLA North Athletic Field
221 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 920095
Hosted by: Hines Ward, Sefa Aina, Tana Lepule 

Academic Enrichment Programs
2011 Summer Research Program
Deadline: Fri. March 18 @ 5pm
Questions? Contact Deborah Gordon 858.534.8254 or dgordon@ucsd.edu 

Critical Ethnic Studies Conference
UC Riverside
March 10-12, 2011
Go to the website 

Silent Witness: Recent Work by Ken Gonzales-Day Exhibit
March 31-May 30
Opening Reception: 3/31 @ 5:30
University Art Gallery

ANTH 21: Race & Racism
MWF, 1-1:50, Spring 2011
Prof. Joseph Hankins
Enroll Now! 

UCSD Pinay Week 2011
View flyer

Birch Aquarium
March UCSD FREE Month
All students, faculty, and staff
Must show valid UCSD ID card 

Hillel of San Diego and
Tritons for Israel Presents
Hadag Nahash in Concert
Thursday | March 10 | 7pm
Porter's Pub 

Parent Organizer and
Community Organizer
Alliance for a Better Community 

Send resumes and cover letter to info@afabc.org or Alliance for a Better Community, 350 Bixel Street, Suite 180, Los Angeles, CA  90017.  FAX (213) 250-0151.

Love & Anger: SPACES Practicum Final 2011
Monday | March 14 | 7-8:30pm
Dolores Huerta-Phillip Vera Cruz Rm