February 2017

World Hijab Day Pop-Up image

World Hijab Day Pop-Up

Wednesday, February 01, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PST

In front of Colleges Nine and Ten Dining Hall

This world-wide event was created to foster religious tolerance and understanding. Different women relate to the hijab in different ways. Join your peers, get informed about amazing hijabis who are...

Do-it-Yourself: Terrariums & Fairy Gardens

Thursday, February 02, 2017 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM PST

Namaste Lounge

Build mini gardens and mini terrariums with succulents, seashells, mini figurines and more! Supplies limited.

College Nine Student Senate

Thursday, February 02, 2017 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST

Social Sciences 2, Room 265

Weekly meetings of the College Nine Student Senate. Open to all College Nine students.

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Chicago Torture Justice Memorial

Saturday, February 04, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PST

Namaste Lounge

To gather at Namaste lounge in memory of this event and converse about ways to tackle police oppression of poc bodies.

The Triangle Club

Tuesday, February 07, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST

Terry Fritas Cafe

Gatherings and other opportunities for celebrating and strengthening queer community at Colleges 9&10

"Can You Dig This?" Film Screening and Conversation with Ron Finley image

"Can You Dig This?" Film Screening and Conversation with Ron Finley

Wednesday, February 08, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PST

Colleges Nine and Ten Multipurpose Room

Ron Finley is the renowned "guerrilla gardener of South Central L.A." and an advocate of urban gardens as a way to address poverty, alleviate food insecurity, and promote community cohesion. With t...

College Nine Student Senate

Thursday, February 09, 2017 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST

Social Sciences 2, Room 265

Weekly meetings of the College Nine Student Senate. Open to all College Nine students.

Tangerine Film Screening - Triangle Club image

Tangerine Film Screening - Triangle Club

Friday, February 10, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PST

Namaste Lounge

Celebrate diverse trans identities with Triangle Club! Tangerine is a film about a working girl, back on the block, who tears through Tinseltown on christmas eve with her best friend in search of t...

Writing Political Poetry and Prose with Aurora Levins Morales

Saturday, February 11, 2017 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM PST

Community Room

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. Practi...

One Billion Rising Pop Up

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PST

Outside C9/C10 Dining Hall/MPR

A pop up to provide information and promotion of One Billion Rising

CREATE

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM PST

C9/10 Recreation Lounge

C.R.E.A.T.E stands to educate students of color on the resources available at UCSC and to facilitate a space in which students can empower one another. Come Join Us!

College Nine Student Senate

Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST

Social Sciences 2, Room 265

Weekly meetings of the College Nine Student Senate. Open to all College Nine students.

The Triangle Club

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM PST

Terry Fritas Cafe

Gatherings and other opportunities for celebrating and strengthening queer community at Colleges 9&10

Toy Story College Night: Growing Up

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST

C9/C10 Dinning Hall

Come enjoy a dinner surrounded by nostalgic memories while learning a few facts!

Food for Thought, Democracy and the Digital Demagogue: Can the Constitution Cope? image

Food for Thought, Democracy and the Digital Demagogue: Can the Constitution Cope?

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM PST

Namaste Lounge

Food for Thought is a quarterly presentation from a renowned UCSC faculty member in an informal setting. This quarter, politics department professor Daniel Wirls asks: How should we think about our...

Gather in the Garden, La Via Campesina: Globalizing hope, globalizing the struggle! image

Gather in the Garden, La Via Campesina: Globalizing hope, globalizing the struggle!

Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PST

TBD

La Via Campesina is an international movement of small farmers, womyn farmers, indigenous peoples, and landless people that work to defend food sovereignty against multinational corporations. This ...

College Nine Student Senate

Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST

Social Sciences 2, Room 265

Weekly meetings of the College Nine Student Senate. Open to all College Nine students.

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Expressive Arts Info Session

Monday, February 27, 2017 4:45 PM - 5:18 PM PST

Social Sciences 1, RM 117

Explore your own creative output in order to inspire community dialogue around social justice stories and ideas. Through discussions, in-class creative exercises, reflections and open studio times,...

Ongoing Events

Intercultural Community Weekend (ICW) image

Intercultural Community Weekend (ICW)

Saturday, February 04, 2017 8:00 AM - Sunday, February 05, 2017 1:00 PM PST

Applications are due Monday, January 16th, for this overnight retreat for College Nine students focusing on exploring the skills needed for communication and community across country borders and co...