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UC San Diego Cross-Cultural Center - Week 10, June 2013

Phone: 858.534.9689
Website: ccc.ucsd.edu
Located on the 2nd Floor of Price Center East
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Maybe We're the Zombies

By Maggie Quan
What is so compelling about zombies? Or rather, what do zombies say about our society? I ask this because it seems that this quarter, I have taken an interdisciplinary study of zombies. I am currently taking a diverse range of classes (Ethnic Studies, Cognitive Science, and Literature), and in every class, we have discussed zombies. While I once thought that zombies were meant to represent anxieties about the dead and about the end, my classes have now taught me to reframe my approach to zombies and see them as representative of feelings towards the living. - Read More

Semillitas Jaraner@s Share-Out: Son Jarocho Reception

Wednesday | June 5th | 11AM

Cross-Cultural Center Art Space & Conference Room


Brought to you by the directed group study ETHN 198: Telling our stories through Son Jarocho. Come celebrate music, resilience, and community with us! View Flyer
For more information, contact: Jennifer Maldonado at jennifermaldon@gmail.com.
Breather Series: Arts & Crafts

Thursday | June 6th | 11AM

Cross-Cultural Center Art Space


Come to de-stress or take a break from work or school. Take home what you create, whether it is a picture frame, wooden box, canvas, etc. All supplies are provided. View Flyer

For more information, contact: Violeta Gonzales at violetag@ucsd.edu.
In Lak Ech Monologues 2013

Thursday | June 6th | 6:30PM | Price Center Theater

Saturday | June 8th | 6:30PM | Pepper Canyon Hall Room 106


Brought to you by the directed group study ETHN 198: In lak ech - exploring our identities through theater and art. Join us for a night of empowerment; courageously telling our stories with our whole heart.
For more information, contact: Angelica Perez at inlakech3@gmail.com.
24 Hour Stress Less Study Jam

Begins Sunday | June 9th | 24 Hours | Participating Centers

Monday | June 10th | 24 Hours | Cross-Cultural Center


During final's week, one of the campus community centers and SPACES will be open 24 hours each day of the week for students to study. There will be study materials, study snacks, and copious amounts of coffee. The CCC will be open Monday morning to Tuesday morning. View Flyer
For more information, contact: Violeta Gonzalez at violetag@ucsd.edu.
UCSD Women's Center    
Women's Center Events
A Muslimah's Perspective: Islam and Feminism
Wednesday | June 5th | 5PM
Women's Center

We've heard enough from FEMEN trying to LIBERATE "oppressed" Muslim women. How do Muslim women themselves define their own liberation? Join us as Muslim women deconstruct stereotypes associated with their identity and share their personal narratives. This is an open space for all those interested. Refreshments will be provided along with the comfort of good conversations and awesome people. View Flyer

For more info contact 858.822.0074 or e-mail women@ucsd.edu | Visit Website for More Events
LGBT Resource Center Events
Funky Fresh Fridays: Pilates Yoga Blend
Friday | June 7th | 10:30AM
LGBT Resource Center


Every Friday of Spring quarter, the LGBT Resource Center will be hosting fitness sessions in collaboration with UCSD Recreation. Next week, there will be a Pilates Yoga Blend session. The times, activities, and levels of intensity vary. The schedule is attached on the flyer. View Flyer 


For more information, contact rainbow@ucsd.edu. 


CYUAG's Summer Kickoff Gospel Concert
Friday | June 7th | 9PM
Multipurpose Room
This concert will bring together groups from both UCSD & the San Diego community to increase faith in God. This concert will enlighten, encourage, and empower students and community attendees in their walks with Christ. View Flyer
Apply to be a SIAPS Summer Summit Resource Advisor!
Deadline: Monday | June 10th | 11:59AM
In San Diego for the Summer? Would you like to work with high school students from the local area? SPACES is hiring (7) Resource Advisors for our 10th Annual Summer Summit Program! Questions? Please contact Frida: falvear@ucsd.eduView Application

Campus Climate Intern Office Hours Build community among underrepresented students. Tues & Thurs ,10am-1:30pm, at the Women's Center.
ANSC 145: Indigenous Peoples of North America
Offered in Fall 2013. Addresses contemporary Native American issues. Register today. Read more
LTCS 133: Assimilation, Passing, Resistance
Offered in Sum Ses I. Examines cross-cultural connections in literature. - Read more

Extraordinary Chambers
Join NAPAWF-SD in watching this performance about the Khmer Rouge and survival. Thur, Jun 13th at 8pm. - Read more
Grad Students: International Cafe $5 for lunch. FREE LUNCH for first few grad students with ID. Friday, June 7th, 12-1:15pm at International Ctr Patio. - Read more
Global Poverty and Practice Postdoctoral Fellows
At Blum Center, UC Berkeley. Applications open until July 15th. - Read more

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