Common Ground

 

Weekly Events



Monday

Knitting Workshop

Learn how to knit from GC faculty & staff
All supplies are provided

  • Time: 12:30 - 2:00 pm
  • Location: 60-206


Open MIC

Musicians, artists, poets, theatre performers, etc.
Share your talents

  • Time: 4:00 - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Building 60 - 1st floor

 


Tuesday


You Talks

Meet students from all over the world and engage in conversations focusing on culture, heritage, interest, celebrations and customs

  • Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm
  • Location: 60-206

 


Thursday

D&D&Brew

Learn and play Dungeons Dragons and Dice while enjoying a cup of coffee or tea

  • Time: 11:00 - 2:00 pm
  • Location: 60-206


Cal-Fresh Workshops

Meet with a Cal-Fresh Representative to see if you qualify for food assistance thought state of California

  • Time: 9:00 - 10:00 am
  • Location: 60-206


Knitting Workshop

Learn how to knit from GC faculty & staff
All supplies are provided

  • Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm
  • Location: 60-206




Monthly Events

 

October

 

Date Day Event Time Location
9 Wed Carlos Contreras Presentation

1-hr multimedia presentation discusses the history of the African diaspora to the Americas and how the Americas were reshaped over 500 years.
12:30 Griffin Gate
15 Tues Basic Needs Resource Fair

Learn about area basic needs resources. Grab a free bag of food. Food will be handed out from 1 - 2 pm. Bring your own bag.
11 - 2  Main Quad
24 Thurs Safe Zone Training 101

This training is designed as an introductory to being an ally and how to create a safe space on campus and/or in your student club.

Space is limited
2 - 4  60-206

 
Did you know?

  • National Disability Employment Month: Declared in 1988 by US Congress to raise awareness of the employment needs and contributions of individuals with all types of disabilities.

  • National Italian American Heritage Month: First celebrated in 1989 to honor the achievements and contributions of Italian immigrants and their descendants living in the United States.

 


November 

Date Day Event Time Location
6 Wed

Diversity Dialogues

Breaking down the Power Hierarchy
Dr. Amy Ramos, Psychology

3 - 4  51-582
14 Thur Diversity Dialogues

What REALLY Happened at the 1st Thanksgiving? And why is it a Holiday anyway?

Dr. Sue Gonda, Cross-Cultural Studies
2 - 3  26-220
19 Tue Basic Needs Resource Fair

Learn about area basic needs resources. Grab a free bad of food. Food will be handed out from 1 - 2 pm. Bring your own bag.
11 - 2  Main Quad
21 Thur Thanksgiving Celebration

Come and enjoy a free thanksgiving meal on campus! Bring your student ID.
12 2  Griffin Gate
28 Thurs

Thanksgiving Bag Distribution

Come and puck up a bag of food to help assist you for the holidays. You must register first in order to receive a bag.

12 - 3  Griffin Gate

 

  Did you know?

  • National American Indian Heritage Month: Celebrates the rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and histories acknowledges the important contributions and challenges of Native people.

 


December

Did you know?

  • International Day of Persons with Disabilities: The day to celebrate achievements of people living with disabilities. It also promotes awareness of the challenges faced by over 1 billion people.