Center for Culture and Social Justice

This is your safe haven. It’s a place where you can meet with a faculty member or have a club meeting. It’s a place where students who were previously in the foster care system or incarcerated, as well as veterans, can get specialized support. The Center for Culture and Social Justice helps the hungry, homeless and Dreamers, along with many other groups.

Events 

View and Print the January Calendar of Event

View and Print the Black History Month Calendar of Events


 

I am Chaffey JanuaryI am Chaffey Community Discussions: Dr. King's Dream and the Continuity of White Supremacy

Featuring Omar Dphrepaulezz, History Instructor

January 28, 2021 from 12-1 :00 pm
Zoom link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/98938066639

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Humanize My Hoodie FlyerHumanize My Hoodie Documentary

Hosted by NextUp and Special Populations & Equity Programs

Special guest: Film Creators; Andre Wright & Jason Sole and panel participant Donald Essex (DPS Faculty)

Join us on Thursday, January 28 from 1:00pm-2:30pm
Please register by Wednesday (1/27/21) at 5p.
Register at: https://chaffeycollegehspartnerships.formstack.com/forms/humanize_my_hoodie_documentary_rsvp

The Humanize My Hoodie Movement originated from a demand to end
the killing of Black and Indigenous People across the world. Our mission is to debunk that stereotype by designing revolutionary social justice campaigns for Black and Indigenous People of Color to be HUMANIZED, not criminalized. For more information visit https://www.humanizemyhoodie.com/about

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Register Now For Voices of Freedom

Stories of Hope from Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated
Rising Scholars Students

The California Community Colleges announce the launch of the Rising Scholars Network, an equity-driven initiative of the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office to prioritize and serve incarcerated and formerly incarcerated students. Join more than 50 participating community colleges as we elevate the powerful voices of students who have experienced incarceration. Hosted in partnership with the Campaign for College Opportunity.

  • Hear directly from students, including a student who will join the webinar from prison
  • Learn how the student experience is impacted by the deep inequities of the criminal justice system, and how higher education can bring us closer to diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice
  • Preview The Possibility Report, the Campaign for College Opportunity’s forthcoming report on systematic barriers formerly incarcerated individuals face in accessing and completing a college education
  • Experience Reginald Dwayne Betts, award-winning American poet and New York Times author, as he talks about his journey from incarceration to Yale Law School

California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley will welcome the speakers.

DATE: Friday, February 5 from 10:00- 11:00 a.m. PST

Register Here Now

FEATURING:
Reginald Dwayne BettsReginald Dwayne Betts
Award-winning American poet and New York Times author

If you have any questions, please contact info@risingscholarsnetwork.org

Made possible through support by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Ballmer Group, Bank of America, ECMC Foundation and Michelson 20MM Foundation.


 

Loving more than One flyerThe Center for Culture and Social Justice in collaboration with the LGBTQ+ Advocates Committee present

LOVING MORE THAN ONE: A Workshop on Polyamory, Ethical Non-Monogamy, and Safe Queer Sex

With Speaker Sasha Jones
Along with being the CEO of Cuties LA, Sasha Jones is a Community Organizer and Co-Founder of Very Close Ties, an organization for QTI-BIPOC practicing ethical non-monogamy, polyamory & open relationships.
https://www.hicuties.com/about

TUESDAY, February 23rd at 12pm
Zoom Link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/97093335679

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#RealTalk Series February flyer#RealTalk Series-Racial Battle Fatigue

Join the CCSJ and College Wrap on the fourth Friday of the month as we have #RealTalks on your real experiences. This is a great opportunity to learn more about these topics, how they manifest, and gain some ways to overcome!

February 26th from 12pm-1pm
Zoom link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/98567982037 

 

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#RealTalk-march flyer

#RealTalk Series-Gaslighting

Join the CCSJ and College Wrap on the fourth Friday of the month as we have #RealTalks on your real experiences. This is a great opportunity to learn more about these topics, how they manifest, and gain some ways to overcome!

March 26th from 12pm-1pm
Zoom link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/98567982037 

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#RealTalk - april flyer

#RealTalk Series-Stereotype Threat

Join the CCSJ and College Wrap on the fourth Friday of the month as we have #RealTalks on your real experiences. This is a great opportunity to learn more about these topics, how they manifest, and gain some ways to overcome!

April 23rd from 12pm-1pm
Zoom link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/98567982037 

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Special Populations and Equity Programs

Rancho Cucamonga campus, AD-109
909-652-6504
equity.support@chaffey.edu
Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Mission

The Center for Culture and Social Justice (CCSJ) is a culturally conscious safe-haven dedicated to cultivating socially responsive leaders. Unwaveringly committed to fostering solidarity and amplifying the student voice, the CCSJ will evolve with the needs of our student population, always seeking to empower, inspire and encircle the Panther community.

Services

In addition to meeting spaces, students have free access to computers and printing at the center. The following student services are also available:
1 to 4 p.m., Mondays - financial aid
8 a.m. to noon, Tuesdays - counseling
8 a.m. to noon, Wednesdays - admission and records