UCI Cross-Cultural Center

Spring Quarter 2021 Programs

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Below you'll find a current list of our center's spring quarter 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: Thursdays, 12-1 p.m. (Weeks 3-7)

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: Tuesdays, 1-2 p.m. (Weeks 3-7)

Contact: Raven Stewart, restewar@uci.edu


Alumni Program 

Target Audience: Campus community

Format: Zoom

Date/time: TBD

Contact: Raven Stewart, restewar@uci.edu


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

Target Audience: Students

Format: Zoom

Date/time: TBD

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: Wednesdays, 12-1 p.m. (Weeks 2, 3, 5, 7, 9)

Contact: Cristian Palomo, cpalomo@uci.edu


Deconstruction Zone

Description: The Cross-Cultural Center's signature spring program will host a weeklong series of workshops, educational passives and activities, and a lecture featuring activist Brittany Packnett Cunningham that deconstruct and unpack multiple forms of oppression and critical social justice issues. 

Target Audience: Campus community

Format: Website

Date/time: Week 7

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


Teach for America Information Session

Description: Join this workshop to learn more about how you can launch a career of impact and join the diverse network of Teach for America leaders working together across sectors to shape the political, economic, and social future of our nation. All majors and backgrounds are welcome.

Target Audience: Students

Format: Zoom

Date/time: April 8, 12-1 p.m.

Contact: Ashlee Whitehead, awhitehe@uci.edu