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Fall 2019 Events Calendar

 

Sept 24 

(Tues)

​Netflix & Phil(osophy): Ex Machina

Robert B. Moore Theater

5:45 - 9 PM

Free film screening followed by discussion hosted by OCC instructor Flavia Ruzi, Ph.D., featuring diverse student voices.


​Oct 1

(Wed)

CLEEO Presents Tattoos of the Soul: Landscapes of Life

Multicultural Center

4:30 - 5:30 PM Lecture

5:30 - 6:30 Reception

An Art Exhibition featuring various artists and discussion with actor Michael Flores and Artist John Philip Nunes. Featuring DF Juan Castro. For more information about CLEEO and a complete list of CLEEO events visit The CLEEO Project.


​Oct 3

(Tues)

Netflix & Phil(osophy): Milk

Multicultural Center

5:45 - 9 PM 

Free Screening of Academy Award winning film Milk, based on the true story of Harvey Milk, first out gay politician elected in California. Followed by discussion panel hosted by OCC Instructor Olga Perez Stable, featuring diverse student voices.


​Oct 17

(Thurs)

​Jessica Lynn: Transgender Voices

Multicultural Center

12 PM

Speaker, Educator, & Advocate shares her experience as a transgender woman and parent. Followed by student panel Q&A. To learn more about Jessica Lynn, visit https://www.jessicalynn.website/.


​Oct 30

(Wed)


​Dia de Angelitos & Dia de Muertos

Multicultural Center

12 - 1 PM

Potluck and viewing of altar


1 - 2:45 PM

Viewing of Academy Award Film Coco


3 - 4 PM

Presenation by German Vasquez-Rubio, crafstman of the originla Coco guitar and internationally acclaimed Luthier.


4 - 4:30 PM

Face Painting


A full day of special events commemorating LIfe, Death and Diversity.


Nov 13

(Wed)


​International Multicultural Festival & Study Abroad Fair

Library Quad

10 AM - 2 PM

Experience food, music, and performances from around the world. Explore study abroad opportunities.


Nov 13

(Wed)

Study Abroad: How to Fund it and What to Expect

Multicultural Center

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM (time subject to change)

Co-presented by the Global Engagement Center and AIFS, Study Abroad provider. Learn how you can fund your summer abroad experience without breaking the bank and hear from study abroad alumni about their diverse experiences. 


Nov 21

(Thurs)

Thanks, But No Thanks! Indegenous Peoples Celebration

Multicultural Center

5 - 7 PM

An evening of education, appreciation, and celebration to recognize & give thanks to the cultures & struggles that thanksgiving was built on. Featuring special presentation, ceremony, performances, food, music, and more.


​Nov 27

(Wed)

Cultures of the Indigenous Peoples of the Americas

Student Center Lounge

12:30 PM

An event that explores the cultures of Natives Peoples of the Americas in recognition of Native American Heritage Month.


Dec 4

(Wed)


​Kwanzaa Celebration

Multicultural Center

5 - 7 PM

An evening of education, appreciation, and celebration of the African Diaspora Holiday. Featuring special Kwanzaa presentation & ceremony, performances by African drummers & dancers, cultural foods, and more.



All events are ADA compliant. Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made no later than five business days prior to an event by contacting the Global Engagement Center. Dates, times, and schedule subject to change.


Questions? Cotact the Global Engagement Center: occinternational@cccd.edu or 714-432-5940


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