Events

 

DEMOCRACY IN ACTION EVENTS 2020-21 (FORTHCOMING)

PAST DEMOCRACY IN ACTION EVENTS

You choose: Splinter or Come together.Tuesday, October 15 from 12:15 - 1:30 p.m. Goldeb Eagle Ballroom 1

 

Please join the Department of Pan-African Studies and the Black Student Union for a Black History Month program, “The Future Has a Past: The Past, Present and Future of Black Radical Organizing,” featuring Ayuko Babu (founder of the Pan-African Film Festival and 1969 BSU member), Hank Jones (Black Panther Party), Ayzia Clowney (co-President Cal State LA BSU) and Thandiwe Abdullah (15-year-old co-founder of Black Lives Matter - Youth Vanguard).    This free event will be held February 28, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the University-Student Union Theatre.   Students, faculty, staff, and community are all welcome.  Refreshments provided.

L.A. Writers: Celebrating women of color and LBBTQ artists October 17 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Los Angeles Room, B&C 3rd Floor

L.A. Writers: celebrating women of color & LGBTQ artists. This is what feminists looks like

 

Chicana(o) & Latina Studies Celebration

You're Invited to a talk on Family Separation and U.S. Immigration Policy on Tuesday, September 18 from 12:15 pm to 1:30 p.m. in Golden eagle Ballroom 1

An evening with Viet Thanh Nguyen
Center for Studies of Gender and Sexuality Prsents: Legitimizing Hate and the Confederate Flag

CROSS CULTURAL CENTERS EVENTS

FALL EVENTS - AUGUST

DATE/TIME EVENT

MONDAY, AUGUST 24
 

APIDA IGNITE! MENTEE APPLICATIONS

The Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Ignite! Mentorship program is dedicated to supporting APIDA students’ identity development and increasing a sense of belonging, support, and engagement for APIDA students at Cal State LA.   

Join our APIDA Ignite Community! Apply by September 11 to be a mentee.

Questions? Email Chris at [email protected]

MONDAY, AUGUST 24

JOIN THE MEN OF COLOR SUCCESS NETWORK!

The Men of Color Success Network (MOCSN) at Cal State LA is a brotherhood and community for men of color student scholars. The MOCSN promotes opportunities for identity development, brotherhood, leadership, holistic well-being and retention, and career development. Join the community and brotherhood of the Men of Color Success Network to connect with peers, staff and faculty, receive support services, and get updates on our gatherings for the Fall Semester! This is an opt-in program and there is no selection process. We hope you join the MOCSN!

Questions? Email Chris at [email protected]

MONDAY, AUGUST 31

5PM – 6:30PM ● Zoom

BRIDGING THE GAP: AFRICAN DIASPORA

A monthly series to highlight the brilliance, significance, and versatility that Black culture has while debunking the stereotypical notions of what it means to be Black within Black Culture. Each month a new guest will share about traditions and practices within their African culture. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

FALL EVENTS - SEPTEMBER

DATE/TIME

EVENT

TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 1

1 - 2:30 PM ● Zoom

DIGITAL GET DOWN! CROSS CULTURAL CENTERS OPEN HOUSE

 

Join the CCC staff to learn about the space, the programs and ways to get connected! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

11 AM - 12PM ● Zoom

COMING IN QUEER

 

A monthly program in the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center that invites students to reflect on the complexity, joy and beauty of LGBTQIA+ identity in everyday life. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom

AMERICAN INDIAN ASSOCIATION  

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM● Zoom

TOGETHER AGAIN: AN ASIAN AMERICAN, DESI AMERICAN, AND PACIFIC ISLANDER FALL GATHERING

Join us and build connections with fellow Asian American, Pacific Islander, and Desi American students, staff, and faculty. Learn about resoures the APISRC provides, hear from cultural organizations, build new friendships, and learn more how you can participate in the APIDA Ignite! Peer Mentorship Program. Visit the CCC Instagram linktreecfor zoom information.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

6 - 7:30 PM ● Zoom

AMERICAN COMMUNITIES PROGRAM: FACULTY FELLOW SYMPOSIUM

Join us as Pablo Baler (Department of Modern Languages and Literatures), Gabriela Fried-Amilivia (Department of Sociology), and Angela Vergara (Department of History) discuss their current research and the projects they undertook as 2019-20 ACP fellows.  Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom

AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA.
Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

10 AM - 12 PM ● Zoom


LGBTQIA+ ALLYSHIP TRAINING


This training covers foundational information about sex, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation in a socio-historical context. Participants will examine their knowledge and beliefs and begin the process of critiquing paradigms and systems that are harmful to LGBTQIA+ people. Please email [email protected] to reserve your spot. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

1 - 2:30P ● Zoom

 

COMBATING ANTI-BLACKNESS AT CAL STATE LA: VOLUME 1

 

The Cross-Cultural Center is committed to preparing the campus community in understanding and developing an anti-racist praxis. Join us for a four-part series where we will explore anti-Blackness at its core and work together to combat it on our campus and in our communities. Register at our CCC Instagram Linktree.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

3 - 4:30 PM ● Zoom

 

NOTHING TO LOSE BUT OUR CHAINS: INJUSTICE IN QUEER INCARCERATION

 

LGBTQIA+ folks are incarcerated at three times the rate of the general population. Learn more about these unjust incarceration rates and the various reasons behind this problem. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

1:30 - 2:45 PM ● Zoom


NOTHING TO LOSE BUT OUR CHAINS: BREAKING BARRIERS – FORMERLY INCARERCERATED STUDENTS


Join us for a conversation with formerly incarcerated students as they speak about their experiences navigating higher education and the challenges of reentry. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

6 – 8PM • Zoom

 

NOTHING TO LOSE BUT OUR CHAINS: A PANEL DISCUSSION ON THE EFFECTS MASS INCARCERATION HAS ON BLACK AMERICA

 

A virtual panel and presentation discussing the origins of Mass Incarceration, the social-economic effects this has on families that fall victim to this system, and who ultimately benefits from this system. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom


AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

3 - 4 PM ● Zoom


ASIAN AMERICAN ACTIVISTM DURING THE TIME OF COVID-19 

Join us for a conversation with community organizers about the racially-motivated attacks towards Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic and its connection to the Black Lives Matter movement. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

6 - 7:30 PM ● Zoom

 

ACP FACULTY FELLOW SYMPOSIUM

 

Join us as the current ACP Fellows discuss our current theme, Resistance, and examine critical methodologies for examining and enacting resistance. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

3 – 4 PM ● Zoom

WOMEN’S, GENDER AND SEXUALITY STUDIES FACULTY TALK SERIES

 

Join the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center and the Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies Department for our brand-new professor conversations series! Every month a different WGSS faculty member will engage students in a casual conversation concerning topics surrounding gender and sexuality. This is an awesome opportunity to get to know your professors. We hope you will join us for this amazing series! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

5PM – 6:30PM ● Zoom

BRIDGING THE GAP: AFRICAN DIASPORA

 

A monthly series to highlight the brilliance, significance, and versatility that Black culture has while debunking the stereotypical notions of what it means to be Black within Black Culture. Each month a new guest will share about traditions and practices within their African culture. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

3 - 4 PM ● Zoom

 LET'S TALK ABOUT IT!


Are you adjusting to life at Cal State LA? Have questions but don’t know where to find the answer? Want to share your knowledge with other students? Come to our bi-weekly Asian American, Pacific Islander, Desi American (APIDA) Ignite! Series that focuses on connecting new and returning students to each other to talk about navigating Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

12 - 2:00 PM ● Zoom


MEN OF COLOR SUCCESS NETWORK KICK-OFF

The Men of Color Success Network (MOCSN) at Cal State LA is a brotherhood and community for men of color student scholars. The MOCSN promotes opportunities for identity development, brotherhood, leadership, holistic well-being and retention, and career development. Join the MOCSN for our kick-off event, learn more about the success network and opportunities you can engage in, connect with your peers, and connect with our men of color staff and faculty. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom


AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
 

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

1 - 2:30 PM ● Zoom

 

COMBATING ANTI-BLACKNESS AT CAL STATE LA: VOLUME 2

 

The Cross-Cultural Center is committed to preparing the campus community in understanding and developing an anti-racist praxis. Join us for a four-part series where we will explore anti-Blackness at its core and work together to combat it on our campus and in our communities. Register and find zoom information at our CCC Instagram Linktree.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

6 – 8 PM • Zoom

 

THE INTERSECTION: WOKE BLACK FOLK

 

Funmilola Fagbamila, a Nigerian American, playwright, scholar, activist, actress and performance artist, partners with the CCC to present a one-woman spoken word theater piece that explores Black political identity. Called “timely, brilliant, and necessary” by Angela Davis, The Intersection is a story about how humans navigate difference. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

FALL EVENTS - OCTOBER

DATE/TIME

EVENT

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom


AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
 

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1

1 - 3 PM ● Zoom

 

CLOTHESLINE PROJECT

 

Clothesline Projects all over the world remind people of the real meaning of intimate partner violence statistics that are often ignored. Come join us for a conversation concerning disrupting intimate partner violence, supporting survivors, and fostering collective healing.  Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6

12 – 2 P ● Zoom

 

LATINO MEN’S DISCUSSION

The Men of Color Success Network (MOCSN) at Cal State LA is a brotherhood and community for men of color student scholars. The MOCSN promotes opportunities for identity development, brotherhood, leadership, holistic well-being and retention, and career development. Join the MOCSN to share your experiences as a Latino man at Cal State LA over Zoom and receive a $25 gift card. RSVP by Friday, October 2, 2020. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6
1:40pm – 3 PM ● Zoom

THE 2020 ELECTION: WHAT WE NEED TO KNOW

Join us for an interactive roundtable as renowned scholars Rachel Bitecofer (Niskanen Institute), Efren Perez (UCLA) and Chris Endy (Cal State LA) discuss the latest developments and predictions for the 2020 Election. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6 

3 - 4 PM ● Zoom

 
LET'S TALK ABOUT IT!

Are you adjusting to life at Cal State LA? Have questions but don’t know where to find the answer? Want to share your knowledge with other students? Come to our bi-weekly Asian American, Pacific Islander, Desi American (APIDA) Ignite! Series that focuses on connecting new and returning students to each other to talk about navigating Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7

12 - 2 PM ● Zoom

 
MEN OF COLOR SUCCESS NETWORK GATHERING

The Men of Color Success Network (MOCSN) at Cal State LA is a brotherhood and community for men of color student scholars. The MOCSN promotes opportunities for identity development, brotherhood, leadership, holistic well-being and retention, and career development. Join us for a MOCSN gathering! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7

4 – 5:30 PM ● Zoom

 
LET THEM IN! CLOSE THE CAMPS!

The migrant caravan and detention camps have made international headlines. But how do we move beyond the sensationalism? Let’s talk about history, activism, and the forced migrations from Central America. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom


AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
 

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8

1 – 2:30 PM ● Zoom

 

VISIONS IN COLOR: WELCOMING LGBTQIA+ STUDENTS TO CAMPUS

 

Our identities make us who we are, so it’s important to find communities that uplift us. Join EOP & the GSRC as we facilitate a discussion about how to build affirming and uplifting support networks as an LGBTQIA+ identified student during college. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9

1 - 2:30 PM ● Zoom

 

COMBATING ANTI-BLACKNESS AT CAL STATE LA: VOLUME 3

The Cross-Cultural Center is committed to preparing the campus community in understanding and developing an anti-racist praxis. Join us for a four-part series where we will explore anti-Blackness at its core and work together to combat it on our campus and in our communities. Register and find more information about the zoom session at our CCC Instagram Linktree.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11

10 AM – 12 PM ● Zoom

 
LGBTQIA+ ALLYSHIP TRAINING

 

This training covers foundational information about sex, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation in a socio-historical context. Participants will examine their knowledge and beliefs and begin the process of critiquing paradigms and systems that are harmful to LGBTQIA+ people. Please email [email protected] to reserve your spot. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for more information.

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 12

5PM – 6:30PM ● Zoom

 

BRIDGING THE GAP: AFRICAN DIASPORA

 

A monthly series to highlight the brilliance, significance, and versatility that Black culture has while debunking the stereotypical notions of what it means to be Black within Black Culture. Each month a new guest will share about traditions and practices within their African culture. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13

12 – 2 PM ● Zoom

QUEER MEN OF COLOR DISCUSSION

The Men of Color Success Network (MOCSN) at Cal State LA is a brotherhood and community for men of color student scholars. The MOCSN promotes opportunities for identity development, brotherhood, leadership, holistic well-being and retention, and career development. Join the MOCSN to share your experiences as a queer man of color at Cal State LA over Zoom and receive a $25 gift card. RSVP by Friday, October 9, 2020. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13 

3 – 4:15 PM ● Zoom

 

CREW LOVE: PAN AFRICAN STUDENT RESOURCE CENTER MIXER

 

A monthly virtual mixer with the PASRC that will highlight the joys and contributions of Blackness across the diaspora. Join us to connect with students, staff, and faculty committed to Black empowerment at Cal State LA. Each month we'll play games, build community, and connect. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14

12 – 2:30 PM ● Zoom

 

NATIONAL COMING OUT DAY: FINDING OUR HOUSE

 

National Coming Out Day celebrates the beauty of LGBTQIA+ identity! Join us for a screening of Paris Is Burning followed by a panel discussion about the film. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15

12-1:30 PM ● Zoom

 AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
 

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16

1 - 2:30 PM ● Zoom

 

COMBATING ANTI-BLACKNESS AT CAL STATE LA: VOLUME 4

 

The Cross-Cultural Center is committed to preparing the campus community in understanding and developing an anti-racist praxis. Join us for a four-part series where we will explore anti-Blackness at its core and work together to combat it on our campus and in our communities. Register and find zoom information at our CCC Instagram Linktree.

 

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 19

3 – 4 PM ● Zoom

WOMEN’S GENDER AND SEXUALITY STUDIES FACULTY TALK SERIES

 

Join the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center and the Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies Department for our brand-new professor conversations series! Every month a different WGSS faculty member will engage students in a casual conversation concerning topics surrounding gender and sexuality. This is an awesome opportunity to get to know your professors. We hope you will join us for this amazing series! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20

12 –2 PM ● Zoom

 

TRANS MEN OF COLOR DISCUSSION

The Men of Color Success Network (MOCSN) at Cal State LA is a brotherhood and community for men of color student scholars. The MOCSN promotes opportunities for identity development, brotherhood, leadership, holistic well-being and retention, and career development. Join the MOCSN to share your experiences as a non-binary, trans man of color at Cal State LA over Zoom and receive a $25 gift card. RSVP by Friday, October 16, 2020. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20  

3 – 4 PM ● Zoom

 
LET'S TALK ABOUT IT!

Are you adjusting to life at Cal State LA? Have questions but don’t know where to find the answer? Want to share your knowledge with other students? Come to our bi-weekly Asian American, Pacific Islander, Desi American (APIDA) Ignite! Series that focuses on connecting new and returning students to each other to talk about navigating Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21

1 – 3 PM ● Zoom

 
MEN OF COLOR SUCCESS NETWORK GATHERING

3RD floor ● University-Student Union
The Men of Color Success Network (MOCSN) at Cal State LA is a brotherhood and community for men of color student scholars. The MOCSN promotes opportunities for identity development, brotherhood, leadership, holistic well-being and retention, and career development. Join us for a MOCSN gathering! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21

11 AM – 12PM ● Zoom

COMING IN QUEER: A CONVERSATION ON SPIRITUALITY AND SEXUALITY

 

A monthly program in the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center that invites students to reflect on the complexity, joy and beauty of LGBTQIA+ identity in everyday life. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom


AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
 

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22

4 – 8 PM ● Zoom & IG Live

 LARRY ITLIONG DAY CELEBRATION

 

Join us for a day of celebration, remembrance, and empowerment. Uncover the true origins of the momentous labor movement - with Pilipinx agricultural workers. Celebrate Larry Itliong, Philip Vera Cruz, and the Delano Manongs with music performances, poetry readings, crafting sessions, and an educational kick-it. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28

2 - 3:30 PM ● Zoom

 

QUE VIVAN LOS MUERTITOS! DIY FLOWER CROWN WORKSHOP

 

Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos by exploring the spiritual significance of its traditions and customs. Join Denise Carlos, from the renowned musical group Las Cafeteras, and owner of Reina Soy, Co.  for a discussion on the power of adornment and a DIY flower crown making workshop. Registration is required.  First 10 participants to sign up by 5pm on October 9th will receive a free DIY Flower Crown Kit by mail! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29

 

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom


AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
 

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29

 

3 – 4:30 PM ● Zoom

 

MUSICA PARA LOS MUERTITOS CON LAS CAFETERAS!
 

We’re bringing musica to los muertitos! Let's honor our ancestors and loved ones who have passed with a conversation with members from the renowned music group, Las Cafeteras, followed by some pre-recorded performances! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30

3 – 5 PM ● Instagram


#QUEVIVANFOREVER
 

Although miles apart, lets come together as a community to celebrate and honor our ancestors and loved ones who have passed. Share your altar using #QueVivanForever as we virtually celebrate Dia De Los Muertos. Visit the CCC Instagram for more information.

 

FALL EVENTS - NOVEMBER

DATE/TIME

EVENT

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2

1 – 2 PM ● Zoom

 

BLACK QUEER WOMXN MAGIC

3rd floor ● University-Student Union

Black LGBTQIA+ women and femmes are joyful, resilience, complex, and powerful! Join us for a panel discussion about what it means to live as a Black Queer Woman and/or femme in everyday life. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4

12 – 2 PM ● Zoom


MEN OF COLOR SUCCESS NETWORK GATHERING

The Men of Color Success Network (MOCSN) at Cal State LA is a brotherhood and community for men of color student scholars. The MOCSN promotes opportunities for identity development, brotherhood, leadership, holistic well-being and retention, and career development. Join us for a MOCSN gathering! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 4

4:30 - 6 PM • Zoom

 QUEER AND TRANS MIGRATIONS BOOK TALK

A first-of-its-kind talk between academics, activists, and artists discussing the newly released volume that looks at LGBTQ migrants and communities and how they negotiate, resist, and refuse detention and deportation. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5
12-1:30 PM ● Zoom

AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
 

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5

3 - 4 PM ● Zoom


NOTHING TO LOSE BUT OUR CHAINS: A PANEL ON INCARCERATION IN ASIAN AMERICAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER COMMUNITIES

Join us for a panel of folks who were previously incarcerated speaking about their experiences navigating higher education, and their advocacy work for prison educational reform. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 10

3 - 4 PM ● Zoom

 LET'S TALK ABOUT IT!

Are you adjusting to life at Cal State LA? Have questions but don’t know where to find the answer? Want to share your knowledge with other students? Come to our bi-weekly Asian American, Pacific Islander, Desi American (APIDA) Ignite! Series that focuses on connecting new and returning students to each other to talk about navigating Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom

 
AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
 

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

 

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 16

3 – 4pm ● Zoom

WOMEN’S, GENDER AND SEXUALITY STUDIES FACULTY TALK SERIES

 

Join the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center and the Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies Department for our brand-new professor conversations series! Every month a different WGSS faculty member will engage students in a casual conversation concerning topics surrounding gender and sexuality. This is an awesome opportunity to get to know your professors. We hope you will join us for this amazing series!m Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 17

3 – 4:15 pm ● Zoom

 

CREW LOVE: PAN AFRICAN STUDENT RESOURCE CENTER MIXER

 

A monthly virtual mixer with the PASRC that will highlight the joys and contributions of Blackness across the diaspora. Join us to connect with students, staff, and faculty committed to Black empowerment at Cal State LA. Each month we'll play games, build community, and connect. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18

12 – 2 PM ● Zoom

MEN OF COLOR SUCCESS NETWORK GATHERING

The Men of Color Success Network (MOCSN) at Cal State LA is a brotherhood and community for men of color student scholars. The MOCSN promotes opportunities for identity development, brotherhood, leadership, holistic well-being and retention, and career development. Join us for a MOCSN gathering! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18

11 AM – 12 PM ● Zoom

COMING IN QUEER: EXPLORING HEALTHY QUEER RELATIONSHIPS

 

A monthly program in the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center that invites students to reflect on the complexity, joy and beauty of LGBTQIA+ identity in everyday life. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom

AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
 

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19

4 - 5:30 PM ● Zoom

 GARIFUNAROBICS: INFUSING CULTURE AND FITNESS
 

Need a study break? Join the Cross Cultural Centers for fun workout infusing culture and fitness. Celebrate and learn about the Garifuna people through the sounds and movements of Punta with GarifunaRobics! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

 

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20

10 AM – 12 PM ● Zoom

LGBTQIA+ ALLYSHIP TRAINING

 

This training covers foundational information about sex, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation in a socio-historical context. Participants will examine their knowledge and beliefs and begin the process of critiquing paradigms and systems that are harmful to LGBTQIA+ people. Please email [email protected] to reserve your spot. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

 

FALL EVENTS - DECEMBER

DATE/TIME

EVEN

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1

3 - 4 PM ● Zoom

 
LET'S TALK ABOUT IT!

Are you adjusting to life at Cal State LA? Have questions but don’t know where to find the answer? Want to share your knowledge with other students? Come to our bi-weekly Asian American, Pacific Islander, Desi American (APIDA) Ignite! Series that focuses on connecting new and returning students to each other to talk about navigating Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

 WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 2

11 AM – 12 PM ● Zoom

COMING IN QUEER: LGBTQIA+ IDENTITY AND FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

 

A monthly program in the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center that invites students to reflect on the complexity, joy and beauty of LGBTQIA+ identity in everyday life. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 3

12 - 1:30 PM ● Zoom

 AMERICAN INDIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION
 

A weekly program that invites American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native students to come together to build community, vocalize their needs, and reflect on their experiences as Native students at Cal State LA. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

 

 

 WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 9
12 – 2 PM ● Zoom

 

MEN OF COLOR SUCCESS NETWORK GATHERING

The Men of Color Success Network (MOCSN) at Cal State LA is a brotherhood and community for men of color student scholars. The MOCSN promotes opportunities for identity development, brotherhood, leadership, holistic well-being and retention, and career development. Join us for a MOCSN gathering! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.
 

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10

3 - 4 PM ● Zoom

 
THE CCC GETS DOWN: KARAOKE TIME!!!

Release some stress, sing a song, lip-sync for your life, and cheer on your community in this online gathering of song and dance! While we can’t provide snacks this time around, make sure to join us to enter our end of semester raffle! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

FRIDAY, December 11

10 AM – 12 PM ● Zoom

LGBTQIA+ ALLYSHIP TRAINING

 

This training covers foundational information about sex, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation in a socio-historical context. Participants will examine their knowledge and beliefs and begin the process of critiquing paradigms and systems that are harmful to LGBTQIA+ people. Please email [email protected] to reserve your sport. Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.