Filipino American History Month






Sponsored by:

Asian Pacific Islander Committee



Filipino American History Month

The Asian Pacific Islander Committee is proud to celebrate our Filipino American faculty, staff, and students by promoting joyous and instructive activities to enrich our college community. Salamat po!


October 13 - October 30



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10/13 - Open Mic


Open Mic

Any GCCCD student, faculty, staff or administrator may perform 

Attendance open to all


Date:  October 13

Time:  3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Location:  Online


Host/Emcee:  DJ Kuttin Kandi 

Register to attend

Sign up to perform



10/21 - Defining American 


Defining American 

Cosponsored by the JEDI (Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion)


Date:  October 21

Time:  3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location:  Online


Presenter: Jose Antonio Vargas

Journalist, Filmmaker & Activist Council

RSVP here




10/22 - Communal Adobo Cooking Hour


Communal Adobo Cooking Hour

Let's cook together from our kitchens, on Zoom! Get your ingredients together for a Filipino-style adobe dish, and we'll build community, conversing while we go through the steps of making this delicious meal.


Date:  October 22

Time:  5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Location:  Online

Register here


10/26 - Samahan Filipino American Performing Arts


Samahan Filipino American Performing Arts

 Music and Dance


Date:  October 22

Time:  10:30 am - 11:30 am

Location:  Main Quad


More Info:

-  Open to the GCCCD community, but subject to change

- Food sponsored by ASGC and provided by Tita's Kitchenette

- COVID-19 protocols will be observed on campus

10/27 - Connections to the Homeland


Connections to the Homeland

Fil-Am Panel Discussion


Date:  October 27

Time:  17:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location:  Online



- Alyssa Crisostomo, Grossmont College student

- Daniela Sow, Assistant Professor, English

- Desmond Morente Ph.D, Counseling Faculty

- Gabe Angcao, Grossmont College student

- Lisa Negre Brlas, Public Services Library Technician


Register here


10/30 - Diaspora to the Republic of Korea


Diaspora to the Republic of Korea

A Montage of the Filipinx


Date:  October 30

Time:  TBD
Location:  TBD



Safety Protocols

- Space is limited for in-person events
- COVID-19 protocols will be observed on campus
- Vaccination required