UCI Cross-Cultural Center

Winter Quarter 2021 Programs

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Below you'll find a current list of our center's winter programs, which will take place virtually via Zoom or on our social media platforms. The contact information appears below so feel free to reach out to that person for additional details. Join our mailing list to receive a weekly e-newsletter and follow our social media for the most up to date information. 


Lunch & Learn

Description: Community discussion between students and professional staff on topics around professionalism and student success.

Target Audience: Campus community

Format: Zoom

Date/time: Wednesdays, 1-2 p.m. (Weeks 3-8)

Contact: Raven Stewart, restewar@uci.edu


REAL Talk

Description: Weekly dialogue series exploring various social justice topics and current issues.

Target Audience: Campus community

Format: Zoom

Date/time: Thursdays, 1-2 p.m. (Weeks 3-8)

Contact: Raven Stewart, restewar@uci.edu


#BlackLivesMatter Series 

Target Audience: Campus community

Format: Zoom

Date/time: Weeks 4-7. View flyer here.

Contact: Ashlee Whitehead, awhitehe@uci.edu


Professional Hacks for People of Color Series (in collaboration with Division of Career Pathways) 

Target Audience: Students

Format: Zoom meeting ID: 975 4466 6376

Date/time: Wednesdays at 1 p.m. (Weeks 3-7)

Contact: Ashlee Whitehead, awhitehe@uci.edu


Community Engagement Hour

Description: Students are invited to connect with the Cross-Cultural Center weekly to reflect on and discuss topics such as self and community care, empowerment, personal development and ultimately build community over and with creative media during these unprecedented and uncertain times.

Target Audience: Students

Format: Zoom

Date/time: 1/6; 2/3. More dates TBA.

Contact: Cristian Palomo, cpalomo@uci.edu


Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium

Description: The Cross-Cultural Center's longstanding winter tradition honors and celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy of activism through a weeklong series of workshops, programs, and the annual Dr. Joseph L. White Lecture.

Target Audience: Campus community

Format: Website

Date/time: January 18-22, 2021

Contact: Daniel K. Park, danielkp@uci.edu


Empower Leadership Summit

Description: This summit provides the center's affiliated Registered Campus Organizations with opportunities to connect with each other, participate in critical discussions on campus climate, social justice topics, social identities, and engage in learning to support their organization's growth and success.

Target Audience: Affiliated Registered Camupus Organizations

Format: Zoom

Date/time: Week 8

Contact: Daniel K. Park, danielkp@uci.edu