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CityNotes for Tuesday, March 21, 2017

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Subject: CityNotes for Tuesday, March 21, 2017
From: CityNotes <Citynotes@ccsf.edu>
Date: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:12:01 +0000


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1. April Is Rape Awareness Month at City College of San Francisco

2. Women on the Rise! Increasing Women in the Construction Trades - March 23

3. Arab Resistance in the Trump Era - April 3

4. Visiting Writer Series: Yalitza Ferreras - April 5

5. Annual Career Information Fair - April 12

1. April Is Rape Awareness Month at City College of San Francisco

See events and volunteer opportunities below, as well as attached flyers.


To heal. To motivate. To activate. To celebrate our survival.


All events, unless otherwise stated, are on the Ocean Campus.


ReDressing Injustice Installation

Monday-Thursday, April 3-27 

10:00am - 3:00pm

Third Floor Cloud Hall

Commemorating the hundreds of unsolved murders and rapes perpetrated against women living in Mexico, Guatemala, and Canada, where indigenous women have been targeted


Digital Stories of Sexual Violence Survivors

Tuesday, April 4

12:30pm -2:00pm and 5:30pm -7:00pm

Rosenberg 304
Stories of healing and surviving from five former Project SURVIVE peer educators


Healing for Change

Saturday, April 8

9:00am - 4:00pm

MUB 140

Multiple healing modalities and workshops, including a meal


SF Women against Rape: Walk against Rape

Saturday, April 8    

10:00am - 1:00pm

Gather at The Women’s Building

3543 18th Street near Valencia

Sign up to walk and fundraise with Project SURVIVE’s team: https://www.firstgiving.com/team/344660


Ovarian Psycos Bicycle Brigade

Tuesday April 11

Workshop 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Mission Campus 109

Challenging Patriarchy, White Supremacy & Capitalism

Film 4:00pm -7:00pm

Wellness Center (Ocean) 103    

Q&A with Ovarian Psycos Collective


Healing through Movement

Tuesday, May 2   

3:00pm - 6:00pm

MUB 140

Interactive movement and healing, including a meal


The Monument Quilt

Saturday, May 6

12:00pm - 4:00pm

CCSF Football Field

Honoring survivors of sexual and domestic violence

Sign up to volunteer: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfqmGV9_8pTtH3rmYD9IAUdTee9oEm_Rh28D1unJ93sKlkDRA/viewform?usp=sf_link

Co-sponsored by Project SURVIVE, Women’s Studies, Student Health Services, Trauma and Recovery Certificate Program, LGBT Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies, Diversity Collaborative, Office of Student Equity, Health Education Department, African American Studies Department, Latin American and Latino/a Studies Department, and Associated Students

2. Women on the Rise! Increasing Women in the Construction Trades - March 23

A Panel Discussion with Tradeswomen

Thursday, March 23
2:40pm – 4:00pm • Wellness 103

In honor of Women's History Month, CCSF's Women's Studies department and Construction Technology program are co-sponsoring this event in collaboration with the SFPUC Workforce and Economic Program Services.

3. Arab Resistance in the Trump Era - April 3

Women in the Middle East Artists and Activists Speaker Series presents

Lara Kiswani, Executive Director of the Arab Resource and Organizing Center

Arab Resistance in the Trump Era

Monday, April 3, 11:30am - 1:00pm

Rosenberg 305

Free and Open to the Public!

Sponsored by the Office of Student Equity, Interdisciplinary Studies, & Women's Studies

4. Visiting Writer Series: Yalitza Ferreras - April 5

As the final event in the Visiting Writers Series for Spring 2017 (poster attached), Yalitza Ferreras will read her work and discuss writing on Wednesday, April 5, 1:10 -2:30 PM, in Wellness 103.

Yalitza Ferreras was recently a Steinbeck Fellow in Creative Writing at San Jose State University. Her writing appears in Best American Short Stories 2016Colorado Review, and the anthologies:Wise Latinas: Writers on Higher Education and Daring to Write: Contemporary Narratives by Dominican Women. She received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Michigan where she won the Delbanco Thesis Prize, and is the recipient of fellowships from Djerassi Resident Artists, the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto, and Voices of Our Nation. 

This reading is co-sponsored the Creative Writing Program, the English and Women's Studies departments, and the Concert and Lecture Series in honor of Women's History Month

5. Annual Career Information Fair - April 12

The Career Development Center will be hosting our annual Career Information Fair on Wednesday, April 12 from 9:00am - 12:00pm in the Student Cafeteria.

  • Speak with employer representatives about career opportunities and internships in industries such as Civil Service/Government, Business/Retail, Health Care, Law Enforcement, Education/Child Development, Community Organizations/Non-Profit, Accounting/Finance, Hospitality/Culinary, Trades/Technology, and more.

  • Employers with job openings require resumes.

  • For more information on job or career preparation, contact the Career Development Center, MUB 101.  Email: careercenter@ccsf.edu

  • Website: ccsf.edu/CareerCenters, News & Events.

ARAM 2017.pdf

PS Digital Story Flyer 4-4-17.pdf


Critical SWANA Artists & Activists Speaker Series #4 LaraKiswani.jpg

S17.15 Career Info Flyer.pdf