College-Wide Events

  • Speaker-Series
  • Community of Practice
  • Film-Series
     

Equity Talks: Speaker Series (Zoom Webinars)

 

Terisa Siagatonu

September 22, 10:30am-12pm

FAMILY OVER EVERYTHING...EVEN COLLEGE
Amidst the varying struggles Pacific Islander students face, family remains the constant motivating factor for student persistence, belonging, and purpose. In this dynamic talk, Terisa invites us to re-imagine what it means to meet the needs of Pacific Islander students in the community college.

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Willy Wilkinson

October 20, 10:30am-12pm

CREATING AN LGBTQ - AFFIRMING CAMPUS
Willy will discuss the various issues that impact LGBTQ people in campus settings and help the college identify best practices for supporting LGBTQ students both as an individual and as an institution, so there is a more respectful and empowering campus environment for all students. 

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Dr. Frank Harris III

November 17, 10:30am-12pm

SUPPORTING MEN OF COLOR
In this talk, Dr. Harris will discuss trends, issues, and salient influences on experiences and outcomes for community college men of color; moreover, Dr. Harris will identify factors that warrant an intentional and culturally affirming approach to serving community college men of color and propose strategies that can be employed by student services staff to build rapport and facilitate student success for community college men of color.

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Community of Practice

Five week equity-centered, race-conscious virtual professional development on Zoom - Please register on VRC

Unconscious Bias

September 10 through October 8 at 2pm

The Office of Student Equity invites you to join us for an "Unconscious Bias" community of practice. This community of practice will be grounded in "Unconscious Bias," an online course created by the Center for Organizational Responsibility and Advancement (CORA) - tuition is waived for CCSF employees. This program is designed to provide an introduction to the topic of unconscious bias to school, college, and university educators. The program highlights variation definitions of unconscious associations, discusses the influence of these associations on student success and provides pathways to better understand unconscious bias in education. Learn more about the course at www.coralearning.org.  Complete the Equity Education Program Interest Form.

This community of practice asks for a commitment of approximately 22.5 hours over 30 days:

  • The community of practice will convene once a week for 60-90 minutes September 10 through October 8 at 2 pm on Zoom for a total of 7.5 hours.
  • The course itself must be completed within 30 days and consists of 4 modules; each module requires a 3-4 hour commitment (including video lectures, assigned readings, and discussion boards) for a total of 15 hours.

Please register in Vision Resource Center. Once registered, you will receive access to course material and enrollment instructions.


Teaching Men of Color

October 22 through November 19 at 2pm

The Office of Student Equity invites you to join us for a "Teaching Men of Color" community of practice. This community of practice will be grounded in "Teaching Men of Color," an online course created by the Center for Organizational Responsibility and Advancement (CORA) - tuition is waived for CCSF employees. This course provides community college instructional faculty with strategies and approaches that can be used to foster enhanced learning among college men of color. Learn more about the course at www.coralearning.org.  Complete the Equity Education Program Interest Form.

This community of practice asks for a commitment of approximately 22.5 hours over 30 days:

  • The community of practice will convene once a week for 60-90 minutes October 22 through November 19 at 2 pm on Zoom for a total of 7.5 hours.
  • The course itself must be completed within 30 days and consists of 4 modules; each module requires a 3-4 hour commitment (including video lectures, assigned readings, and discussion boards) for a total of 15 hours.

Please register in Vision Resource Center. Once registered, you will receive access to course material and enrollment instructions.
 

    Film Series

    Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequity 
    TBA

    Unlikely: In Pursuit of a Better U 
    TBA

    The Pushouts: People Call them Dropouts. They Tell a Different Story.
    TBA

    Papers: Stories of Undocumented Youth
    TBA