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Upcoming Events

Fall 2017

October

Unite & Conquer Conference

Thursday, October 5, 2017

10:00am-3:00pm

Bronco Student Center, Andromeda

African American Student Center

This conference allows students on campus to come together and discuss the struggles of pursuing higher education as underrepresented students. The event will provide resources that will help students better manage their time, improve their study skills, increase their financial literacy, and unleash their student leader potential in a peer mentor/mentee setting

***SPECIAL INVITE TO FIRST YEAR STUDENTS and TRANSFERS***

 

Grrrls Nights

Thursday, October 5, 2017 (Every Other Thursday)

5:00 pm -6:00 pm

Women's Resource Center (Bldg. 95)

Women’s Resource Center

“Grrrls Night” is a bi-weekly discussion group for any student who identifies as a womxn. This is meant to be a brave space for womxn to connect, conscious-raise, discuss current events, learn, heal, and do self-care work and activities.

 

Native American Student Center Welcome Back Social

Friday, October 6, 2017

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

University Plaza

Native American Student Center

The Welcome Back Social hosted by the Native American Student Center is an opportunity for all Native American students, faculty, staff, and the Cal Poly Pomona community to come together for an evening of socializing, food, and fun! This is also a chance to learn about available resources and upcoming events.

 

Asian & Pacific Islander Student Center Fall Welcome Back

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

4:30pm-6:00pm

Asian & Pacific Islander Student Center Lawn (Bldg. 95)

Asian & Pacific Islander Student Center

Come out to reconnect and to meet new students, faculty and staff. Learn more about our center’s resources and services and how you can get involved. Teambuilding activities and giveaways. Food will be provided, first come first serve.

 

Pride Center & Pride Alliance Welcome!

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

12:00pm-1:00pm

Bronco Student Center, Orion

Pride Center and Pride Allaince

Join out LGBTQ faculty and staff for lunch! Come get to know staff, faculty, and new students and be welcomed into the Fall 2017 quarter!

 

Womxn Workshop Wednesday- Eating Disorders & Body Love

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Housing Suites’, Multi-Purpose Room (MPR)

Women’s Resource Center

The Women’s Resource Center welcomes Nalgona Positivity Pride to discuss body love and eating disorders from a person of color perspective. The workshop will discuss the connection historical trauma has with eating disorders and the way colonialism has impacted the way people of color and indigenous people view their bodies. Refreshments are provided to attendees while supplies last.

 

OSLCC Fest

Thursday, October 12, 2017

11:30pm-1:30pm

University Park (across from Bronco Student Center)

Office of Student Life and Cultural Centers

A chance for students to familiarize and reacquaint themselves with the area and services of the Office of Student Life and Cultural Center. Students can enjoy food, games, and music while finding out how to get involved with the various areas of OSLCC. New this year, a Department Resource Fair has been added to provide students access to commonly used resources.

 

Dia de la Raza

Thursday, October 12, 2017

5:00pm-7:00pm

Multipurpose Room (behind Denny’s)

César E. Chávez Center for Higher Education

The Dia de la Raza Event is an opportunity to bring together the diverse CPP Latinx extended community bound by cultural ties. This is an opportunity to recognize the
people and traditions wiped out by colonization all the while presenting a gallery presentation of historic contributions of César E. Chávez and the United Farm Workers of America. Light snacks and refreshments will be served.

 

Safezone Part I - Staff & Faculty

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

10:00am-11:15am

Building 163, Room 2031

Pride Center

Participants at the training workshop will learn about LGBTQ topics and terminology, receive resources and referral info, interact with a panel of LGBTQ students, and discuss ways of being an Ally. Please register here: https://www.cpp.edu/~oslcc/pride/programs-events/safe-zone.shtml

 

Becoming BAE: Black & Educated

Tuesday, October 17, and November 9

12:00pm-1:00pm

African American Student Center (Bldg. 95)

African American Student Center

The African American Student Center partner with various academic resources on campus to host workshops and faculty presentation that focus on academic excellence and achievement during University hour throughout the year. The purpose is to help prepare first year students adjust to the rigorous college schedule on a quarter system and to bring visibility to resources on campus

 

Black Faculty & Staff Association Scholarship Reception

Thursday, October 19, 2017

5:00pm-7:00pm

Bronco Student Center, Ursa Major A

Black Faculty & Staff Association & African American Student Center

Black Faculty & Staff Association and African American Student Center celebrate and honor the 2017-2018 scholarship recipients. Dinner will be served.

  

Creating Positive Change as LGBTQ+ Leaders

Thursday, October 19, 2017

12:00pm-1:00pm

Bronco Student Center, Perseus

Pride Center

Participants will engage in discussions on how to create change on campus as LGBTQ leaders. All students are encouraged to attend. Lunch will be provided!

 

Safezone Part II - Staff & Faculty

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

10:00am-11:15am

Building 163, Room 2031

Pride Center

Participants at the training workshop will learn about LGBTQ topics and terminology, receive resources and referral info, interact with a panel of LGBTQ students, and discuss ways of being an Ally. Please register here: https://www.cpp.edu/~oslcc/pride/programs-events/safe-zone.shtml

 

Safezone - Student

Thursday, October 26, 2017

6:00pm-9:00pm

Building 52, Multipurpose (Behind Denny’s)

Pride Center

Participants at the training workshop will learn about LGBTQ topics and terminology, receive resources and referral info, interact with a panel of LGBTQ students, and discuss ways of being an Ally. Please register here: https://www.cpp.edu/~oslcc/pride/programs-events/safe-zone.shtml

 

Safezone Part III - Staff + Faculty

Tuesday, October 31

10:00am-11:15am

Building 163, Room 2031

Pride Center

Participants at the training workshop will learn about LGBTQ topics and terminology, receive resources and referral info, interact with a panel of LGBTQ students, and discuss ways of being an Ally. Please register here: https://www.cpp.edu/~oslcc/pride/programs-events/safe-zone.shtml

 

November

Asian Pacific Islander Community Fireside Chat

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

5:30pm-7:00pm

Asian Pacific Islander Student Center (Bldg. 95-101)

Asian & Pacific Islander Student Center

Dr. Anthony Ocampo will lead a REAL TALK and discussion on the challenges many students in the API community face when you are pursuing your passion and major, but your parents have slightly different plans. Join us in a discussion and dialogue on how to navigate conversations with your parents and family. Food will be provided, first come first serve.

 

23rd Annual Dia de los Muertos – Day of the Dead Celebration

Friday, November 3, 2017

5:00pm-9:00pm

Bronco Commons

César E. Chávez Center for Higher Education

Dia de los Muertos is an annual multicultural celebration for the entire campus and surrounding community to come together in celebration of life and death. This year marks the 23rd anniversary of dia de los muertos at Cal Poly Pomona.

 

Womxn Workshop Wednesday- Womxn’s Entrepreneurship Day Panel

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

9:45 am – 10:30 am

Bronco Student Center, Ursa Major

Women’s Resource Center

Join the Women’s Resource as we start to celebrate Womxn’s Entrepreneurship Day! We will have a variety of womxn represented on a panel to discuss their unique experiences being womxn and entrepreneurs. Learn about their successes, struggles, and triumphs in this dynamic panel. This panel is a part of the larger Women’s Entrepreneurship Day events taking place this day.

 

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Vendor Fair

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

11:00am-2:00pm

University Park

Women’s Resource Center

Womxn’s Entrepreneurship Day at Cal Poly Pomona is celebrated just before both UN and Global observations. Join the Women’s Resource Center for a vendor fair highlighting local womxn entrepreneurs and their business. Grab some refreshments, browse the items being sold, and chat with the entrepreneurs to talk about their experiences and business.

  

Graduation Writing Test (GWT) Preparation Workshop

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

1:00pm-2:30pm

Bronco Student Center-Lyra Room

Asian & Pacific Islander Student Center

Graduation Writing Test (GWT) workshop is designed to help students be better prepared for taking the GWT. Key resources and support services will be shared.
Limited seating, please register to reserve your spot.

 

“Outrun” film and Discussion

Thursday, November 9, 2017

10:00-12:00noon

Bronco Student Center-Ursa Minor

API Student Center, Pride Center & Psych./Soc. Department

Showing of the documenteary of students, panel of filmmakers Leo Chiang and Johnny Symons. The film shows the importance of voice, agency, and community engagement in the experience of a transgender Pinxy running for Congress.

 

Sex in the Black Community: STD Prevention Methods for a Healthier Life

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

6:00pm-8:00pm

African American Student Center

African American Student Center, Black Student Union, & Wellness Center

Do you know your status? Although, they represent only 12% of the U.S. population, Black people account for more new HIV diagnoses (44%), people estimated to be living with HIV disease (40%), and HIV-related deaths (44%) than any other racial/ethnic group in the U.S. Today, there are more than 1.2 million people living with HIV/AIDS in the U.S., including more than 498,400 who are Black. Sex and Sexuality are taboo topics in the black community, but dialogue can help dispel myths and stigmas. This event will discuss preventative methods that can be taken to protect yourself.

 

Native American Heritage Celebration

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

2:00pm-4:00pm

Bronco Student Center, Ursa Major A

Come join us for a celebration of Native American heritage through an interactive discussion on indigeneity, tribal sovereignty, and Native students’ sense of belonging on campus!

  

Kwanzaa

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

6:00pm-8:00pm

Residential Suites- Multipurpose Room

African American Student Center & University Housing Services

Kwanzaa celebrates what its founder called the seven principles of Kwanzaa, or Nguzo Saba (originally Nguzo Saba—the seven principles of blackness). The African American Student Center & University Housing Services will host an interactive program to help students learn about Kwanzaa and its principles

 

Grrrls Nights

Thursday, November 30, 2017 (Every Other Thursday)

5:00pm -6:00pm

Women's Resource Center (Bldg. 95)

Women’s Resource Center

“Grrrls Night” is a bi-weekly discussion group for any student who identifies as a womxn. This is meant to be a brave space for womxn to connect, conscious-raise, discuss current events, learn, heal, and do self-care work and activities.