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Spring 2019 Events Calendar

 

Jan 31 

(Wed)

​Open English Cafe

Global Engagement Center

3:30 - 4:30PM

Free coffee and snacks. Come meet students from all over the world!

​Feb 6

(Wed)

​Lunar New Year Celebration

Multicultural Center

11AM - 2PM

A vibrant celebration of Lunar New Year with an opening lecture by Professor Jingfang Satow.

​Feb 12

(Tues)

​Buffalo Solders Exhibit

8:00AM - 5:00PM

OCC Art Center

http://www.buffalosoldiermuseum.com/

​Feb 13

(Wed)

​Valentine's Day Card Station

MBCC Quad

10AM - 1PM

Stop by to make personalized cards for your loved ones!

Feb 14

(Thurs)


​Presentation by author Dale Marcelle

Multicultural Center

1:00PM - 3:30PM

“Pitchforks and Negro Babies”

​Feb 20

(Thurs)

​Presentation by Marketus Presswood

Multicultural Center

2:30pm - 3:30pm

“Sonicated Blackness in Jazz Age Shanghai: African American Musicians and the Creation of the Soundtrack of Chinese Modernity”

​Feb 21

(Thurs)

​UCI Black History Fair

UCI Campus

10AM - 4:30PM

Meet 10AM at the Global Engagement Center. Transportation provided.

To sign up, visit the Global Engagement Center.

​Feb 25

(Mon)

​Black History Month Panel

Multicultural Center

2:30PM - 3:30PM

This one hour Black History Month panel will consist of Clyde Philips, Marketus Presswood,  Giovanni Hortua-Vargas, Michael Mandelkern, and Jordan Stanton as moderator. The panelists will be discussing how they believe the the modern civil rights movement is important historically, politically, economically, socially, and culturally. The panelists will also discuss how they themselves believe it impacted their lives on a personal level in terms of their childhood, education, career, and family history.  

​CANCELLED

​Holi: Hindu Festival of Colors

Date and location to be determined

A brief history of the celebration, finger foods, music, color toss and other field games.

​March 4 - 8

(Mon - Fri)

​Women's Week

MONDAY 3/4
Women In Health 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM in GHC Room 107
Know Your IX Event 
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in the Multicultural Center
Psi Beta x Women's Week 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM GHC Room 107
TUESDAY 3/5
Building Apps & Websites Workshop 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM in MBCC 126
WEDNESDAY 3/6
Beauty Without Clichés 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM by the MBCC Quad
THURSDAY 3/7
Women's XPO 
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM by the Starbucks Quad
Women In Industry 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM in the Fine Arts Room 116
The Women's Panel 
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM in the Multicultural Center
FRIDAY 3/8
 Celebrating International Women's Day 
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM in GHC Room 106

​RESCHEDULED
April 10

(Wed)

​Native American Heritage Event

Library Quad

12 PM

Speakers, performances, crafts and more brought to you by Red Boy Productions, Multicultural Center, and Equity Programs.

​April 3

(Wed)

​Stargazers: Blessings for Earth

Multicultural Center

12PM

The Multicultural Center and the Doyle Art Pavilion bring this unique event to OCC. Write your blessings to be sent into space in a time capsule.

​April 4

(Thurs)

​Netfix & Phil(osophy): Children of Men

Science Hall

Doors open at 6PM

​April 30

(Tues)

Pacific Islander Festival​

Date and Time to be determined

Come celebrate May Day with Polynesian Dance and Music performances. Enjoy Lei making and luau style food.

​May 6

(Mon)

​Ramadan Iftar Meal

Multicultural Center

6:45PM

Celebrate the end of the first day of fasting of Ramadan. Call to Prayer, speaker, and delicious food.

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


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