Academic Events

Defining Servingness in Practice at Hispanic Serving Institutions Keynote

Friday, March 29, 2024 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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Join Dr. Gina Ann Garcia on March 29th for her "Defining Servingness in Practice at Hispanic Serving Institutions" panel. As is a professor in the School of Education at UC Berkeley, her research centers on issues of equity and justice in higher education with an emphasis on understanding how Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) embrace and enact an organizational identity for serving minoritized populations. She explores the experiences of administrators, faculty, and staff at HSIs and the outcomes of students attending these institutions. Read more

Worldwide Climate Justice Education Week

Tuesday, April 2, 2024 - 10:00am to Friday, April 5, 2024 - 2:00pm


Experience sustainability and culture with cooking demos, film screenings, and eco-workshops at our campus's engaging week-long event! Read more

Black History Month Opening Ceremony

Thursday, February 1, 2024 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

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A warm welcome to this year's Black History Month opening ceremony! Today marks the commencement of a month-long celebration of "African Americans in the Arts," and we are thrilled to embark on this journey of appreciation, recognition, and cultural enrichment. Throughout February, we will delve into the vibrant tapestry of African American contributions to the arts, showcasing the incredible talent and resilience that has shaped our cultural landscape. Together, let us honor and amplify the voices that have left an indelible mark on the world through their artistic expressions. Welcome to a month of inspiration, reflection, and celebration! Read more

Maya Geometry and Textiles: A Talk by Aurora Nohemí Chaj Haz

Monday, October 30, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

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Aurora Nohemí Chaj Haz is a Maya K’iche’ architect, who graduated from the University of San Carlos, Guatemala. She is a professor of Maya arts as well as a composer/performer and self taught producer of experimental music. Read more