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UC San Diego Cross-Cultural Center - Week 3, October 2012

Phone: 858.534.9689
Website: ccc.ucsd.edu
Located on the 2nd Floor of Price Center East
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Community is Messy
By Joseph Ramirez


The CCC has always engaged dialogues on how colonization has manifested and influenced us and what decolonization means and looks like. But "decolonization" has been used on almost every setting and movement to counter any form of oppressive or marginalizing entity of power. We have seen through vast conferences and workshops on how to "decolonize" oneself and our community, making "decolonization" a check box, a title for our programs, a metaphor for many of our actions. - Read More

In the Light of Reverence, Film Screening

Thursday | October 18 | 12pm

Cross-Cultural Center Comunidad


In the Light of Reverence is a documentary featuring three tribal nations, the Hopi, the Winnemem Wintu, and the Lakota Sioux, and their struggles to protect three sacred sites. Produced by Christopher McLeod and Malinda Maynor, 75 minutes. Part of California Native American Day Celebration and Wellness and Healing: Family & Community. For more information, contact 858.534.9689.
Women's Center Events
Gender Buffet: To Pink or Not to Pink?
Friday | October 19 | 12-1:30pm
Women's Center


Come share your connection with the pink ribbon and breast cancer activism. Join us for awesome dialogue, snacks, tea, and coffee. Facebook Event

For more info contact 858.822.0074 or
LGBT Resource Center Events
Tic Toc Gender Clock!
Tuesday | October 23rd | 7pm
LGBT Resource Center


Come participate in a game that will use history as a tool to discuss transgender, intersex, gender non-conforming, and gender-variant people and events within the LGBT community. Refreshments will be served.
Queer Pin@y Conference
Saturday | November 3

Theme: "Queer Imaginations: Ghost, Cyborgs, Zombies, and Monsters."
QPC is an annual conference that provides a supportive space to facilitated intersecting dialogues on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex (LGBTQI) and Filipin@-American issues.

Register and learn more at:
QPOC's Bonding and Mentoring (BAM) Program
Deadline: Sunday | October 28

The QPOC BAM Program is a year-long mentorship program that addresses the specific needs and experiences of queer students of color. The program seeks to cultivate and bridge relationships between students as resources to one another. View Flyer

For more information or for an application, please email Alina Sau at qpocretention6@gmail.com
APSA's 19th Annual High School Conference
Sunday | November 4

Theme: "Survive. Defy. Become." APSA's HSC is an annual conference that aims to empower at-risk high school students to pursue higher education. The committee is looking for day-of volunteers, funcilitators, and workshop facilitators.

To sign up and for more information: HSC Website

Teach for America
Wednesday | October 17
PC West Bear Room

Information Session for graduating seniors. Application deadline is Friday, November 2nd. 

Contact: Jimmy Chang

Office of External Affairs Intern Hiring
Deadline: Friday | October 19

Office of External Affairs is hiring interns! Fed up with the high cost of your education? Interested in developing as a student leader?
For position descriptions and application: Visit Website

CLAH & Career 101
Learn about career resources available to you. Wednesday, October 24, 5-6:30PM at Career Services Center. - Read more
The Politics of Trafficking
The First International Movement to Combat the Sexual Exploitation of Women. Monday, Oct. 22 at noon. - Read more
Articulate While Black
Presented by the Department of Anthropology. Monday, October 29 in the PC East Ballroom at 3pm. - Read more

African Restaurant Week Celebrating African Cuisine, Music, and Culture. Friday, October 19 through Sunday, October 28. - Read more
Living as Form
(the nomadic version) Visit the University Art Gallery October 4 - December 14. Open to the public. - Read more
South Asian Studies Minor
Sign the petition to call for a South Asian Studies Minor to be added to UCSD's curricula.
- Click for petition

Precinct Walk
Volunteer opportunity. Saturday, October 20th at the Mira Mesa Senior Center, 8:30am. Contact Mark Leo: Email | 619.992.4243
13th Annual SDAFF
San Diego Asian Film Festival screening. Free, Nov. 4, 2012, 11:30am UC San Diego Atkinson Hall. - Event Info
Law Fellows Application
Apply to the Law Fellows Progrm. Deadline November 15th. For application, visit website
Contact: Email | 310.794.4157
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