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International Women's Day

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Wed, Mar 08, 2017 7:30 PM

This program was an interactive program where I passed out candy grams with famous quotes from empowering women in history to celebrate International Women's Day. Along with the grams I printed out information about current events issues happening with Women in the world to keep the community informed and if they pleased active (women's resource center if they wanted to be more active).

Cookies and Current Events

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Tue, Mar 14, 2017 5:00 PM

Come hang out in the B kitchen and have some cookies, accompanied by a safe space to talk about what's been going on in the US and abroad.

Current Events Cupcakes

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Wed, Mar 08, 2017 10:00 AM

Learn more about current events happening on a campus, local, state, national, and international news all while eating a delicious vegan, gluten-free cupcake!

Writing Political Poetry and Prose with Aurora Levins Morales

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Sat, Feb 11, 2017 1:00 PM

Join Aurora Levins Morales for a workshop on exploring what moves you -- to rage, to joy, to sorrow-- about the political realities of our world without generalizations, slogans, or cliches. Practice writing with the power and beauty that most effectively moves others.
SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTRATION RECOMMENDED. Register at: http://bit.ly/politicalpoetry

Who Was Harriet Tubman?

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Wed, May 25, 2016 12:00 PM

She's the new face of the $20 bill - so let's remember her bravery and heroism.

Current Events Calendar

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Mon, Mar 28, 2016 11:18 AM

Every month a large calendar is made and displayed on the wall by the A2 lounge. Resident birthdays, holidays, and other important dates are included in the calendar. The calendar is a community project, meaning residents can contribute freely to the calendar using markers that are taped to the wall next to the poster.

Current Events Calendar

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Mon, Jan 04, 2016 11:17 AM

Every month a large calendar is made and displayed on the wall by the A2 lounge. Resident birthdays, holidays, and other important dates are included in the calendar. The calendar is a community project, meaning residents can contribute freely to the calendar using markers that are taped to the wall next to the poster.

Spaghetti and Politics

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Sat, Feb 20, 2016 6:00 PM

Come discuss current issues and recent news over a spaghetti dinner, free of charge!

Talk over Tea

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Fri, Feb 12, 2016 8:00 PM

Providing a setting where student can come discuss with their peers todays current events. Also provides a space to learn about some of the current events for people who haven't had a chance to hear about them

Inside Islamophobia: ISIS, Trump, and the Impact on American Muslims

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Thu, Feb 25, 2016 7:00 PM

What is Islamophobia? What do Muslims have to do with ISIS? The truth is revealed in the third part of the Muslim Awareness Series, "Inside Islamophobia: ISIS, Trump, and the Impact on American Muslims". Zahra Billoo, Executive Director of Council of American Islamic Relations and Brice Hamack, the Northern California Civil Rights Coordinator at CAIR California, will speak about this issue. The...

Current Events Bulletin Board

Fri, Nov 20, 2015 1:42 PM

A bulletin board in the middle of our hall devoted to current events coming up on campus/ucsc related.

Breaking News!

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Wed, Nov 11, 2015 12:00 PM

College is new, exciting, fun, and at times difficult. With everything going on in your busy life, it can be easy to become absorbed into your own little world of homework, classes, midterms, finals, and your social life. When this happens, students often lose track of the events going on across the street, city, state, country, and globe. What happens in our world affects each and every one of...

Sierra - New Narratives with Melissa Harris-Perry

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Mon, Nov 09, 2015 7:00 PM

Want to learn more about recent current events and about the Black Lives Matter conversation? Join us in attending the New Narratives event at 7pm!

Breakfast and the Rest of the World

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Sun, Aug 16, 2015 11:00 AM

Residents can enjoy some pancakes while they bring different current event topics to discuss and socialize about

What's your Vice?

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Fri, Apr 24, 2015 6:00 PM

Residents will come to their RAs apartment for a showing of various episodes of Vice, as well as a discussion of the social, cultural, and environmental issues contained within these episodes. Popcorn, as well as a safe space to learn and communication with one another, will be provided.

World Events Map

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Thu, Nov 20, 2014 1:39 PM

A posted map of the world on which students can post clippings, photographs, and information about various international events that happen throughout the year.

Valuing Differences~ LGBTQA

An event revolving around exposing people to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transexual, Queer/Questioning, and Asexual

The Press and Pancakes!

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Sat, May 17, 2014 10:00 AM

Come join us for pancakes while we discuss events that are currently taking place! Bring your own article or event to discuss and enjoy a wonderful pancake breakfast with you friends!

It's Debatable

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Fri, Jun 27, 2014 12:00 PM

Host a custom debate session for people to come out and have debates on current events and topics.

Learn to Cook: Enchiladas

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Thu, Jan 09, 2014 5:30 PM

We will be discussing current events, while teaching students cheap ways to feed themselves during college.