UCSD Cross-Cultural Center  Week 1, September 2011
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Monday General Body Meetings

Movimiento Estudiantil Chican@ de Aztlan (MEChA):
5PM, Comunidad Large 


Black Student Union (BSU):
630PM, Comunidad Large 


Coalition of South Asian People: 7PM, Comunidad Large 

Tuesday General Body Meetings

5PM, Comunidad Small

Asian Pacific Students Association:
6PM, Comunidad Small

Student for Justice in Palestine:
6PM, Conference Room 

Wednesday General Body Mtgs

Kaibingang Pilipino:
6PM, Comunidad Large

Students with Disabilities Coalition:
6PM, Conference Room 

Thursday General Body Meetings

Muslim Students Association:
6PM, TBA  


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Come Visit Us at the CCC!    

Monday-Thursday | 9AM-9PM 

Friday | 9AM-4PM 


We hope you all have settled in and geared up for a new academic year at UCSD. We can't wait for you to come visit and tell us all about your summer. While you're at it, bring a new friend to the center and introduce them to the community. As you may already know, the CCC will host tons of programs, events, meetings, and general connections for the upcoming quarter, so we hope you all will actively participate and gain meaningful experiences with the community. Check out our Tumblr site or follow us on Twitter for the latest information on what's happening in and around the center. Let's all start off the new academic year with good vibrations/vibras!

California Native American Celebration    

September through November    

Various Locations (see link below) 

The University of California, San Diego's sixth annual California Native American Day celebrations have been expanded with various events highlighting the past, present and future identities of San Diego's indigenous cultures. California Native American Day was established as an official state holiday in 1998 and is recognized on the fourth Friday of every September. However, at UC San Diego the holiday has been expanded throughout fall quarter and for the first year ever, California Native American Day will be celebrated throughout the 2011-2012 academic year. All events are free and open to the public. For more information on event dates and locations click here.

When the De la Cruz Family Danced with Author Donna Miscoltadonnam 

Thursday | October 6 | 2-3:30pm     

Cross-Cultural Center

The University of California, San Diego, Department of Literature, Cross Cultural Center, and the UCSD Filipina/o-American student groups Kaibigang Pilipino (KP) and Kamalayan Kollective PRESENT:


Reading and Discussion of When the De la Cruz Family Danced with Author Donna Miscolta. For more information, contact Nancy Magpusao at nmagpusao@ucsd.edu.

Community Dialogue with Ninotchka Roscaninotchka 

Friday | October 7 | 2pm     

CCC Comunidad

Ninotchka Rosca, a Pilipina Feminist, author, and human rights activist will be in community on Friday, October 7th at 200pm in the CCC Comunidad. Come engage in radical conversations on feminist liberation and social justice with other UCSD activists. Co-Sponsored by the Student Affirmative Action Committee. 


The Coming Out Groupcoming out group  

Tuesdays | 5-6:30pm 

Starting October 4 

Women's Center Small Conference Room 


The Coming Out group is a place to meet and gain support while discussing your sexual and/or gender Identities in a confidential setting.  This group is for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, straight, or questioning folks who are coming out, considering coming out or may already be out.  Topics are determined by group participants and can include stress, fear, anxiety, loneliness, excitement and celebration with regard to coming out.

For more info, please contact Cat Thompson at cathompson@ucsd.edu or Agustin Orozco at aorozco@ucsd.edu. If you are an individual with a disability who requires an accommodation, please contact Vanidy Bailey at 858-822-3493 or at vbailey@ucsd.edu.



Cesar Chavez Club Internship through the UCSD CLAH Minor
Interested? Contact Haydee Cervantes @ hcervantes@ucsd.edu 

UCSD Grad Fair - October 12

Grad School Workshop

with Chris Murphy

October 13, CCC Art Space


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Want a boost for your mind and mood? Check out The Zone!

Viva Mexico! Documentary of Zapatistas 2006 March Across Mexico to US Border
Tuesday | October 4 | 5pm
UCSD Institute of the Americas
Hojel Auditorium  

Carbon Nation Film Screening
with UCSD Dr. Naomi Oreskes and director Peter Bick
Thursday | October 6 | 11:30AM
Robinson Auditorium at the School of International Relations and Pacific Studies
Free Event. Register Here! 

UCLA Law Fellows Program
Deadline October 14, 2011
Find out more and apply! 

Voices for Planned Parenthood
Tuesdays | LGBT RC | 7pm
Interested? Contact vox.ucsd@gmail.com 

Education Pioneers Fellowship
Thinking about going into the education field? Find out more! 

Public Policy & International Affairs
Junior Summer Institute Program
Application Deadline: Nov 1, 2011
Check it out!