Los Medanos College - Equity in Action

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FALL 2017 Equity Speaker Series 


This semester, we are inspired by the values of compassion, humility, inclusion, civility, empathy, and respect. Thank you to the faculty, students, and staff who contributed to the Equity Speaker Series. In association with the efforts of the Contra Costa Community College district office, we combine to offer the LMC community the Fall 2017 Equity Speaker Series. 



28 IMPACT Conference  - hosted by Student Life


23 Black Minds Matter - hosted by Tess Caldwell / Morgan Lynn 


2 SALUTE - special film screening -presented by Michael Yeong


9 Queer Comedy Showcase - featuring Baruch Porras-Hernandez, Wonder Dave, Natasha Muse, Luna Malbroux, and Irene Tu


14 TEDxLosMedanosCollege - hosted by Laurie Huffman and Marie Arcidiacono


14 LMC and Achieve UC: Find Your Space in College - featuring NASA astronaut José M. Hernández 


15 Roots of Equity - featuring artist/activist Favianna Rodriguez 


20 Transgender Day of Remembrance

hosted by Stephanie Josephine Lutz


29 Gender Representation in Media - featuring SFSU lecturer, hosted by Marie Arcidiacono and Star Steers, 4-6pm in L109


28 Disability and the Media: Problem or Progress? - featuring Lawrence Carter-Long, hosted by Nina Ghiselli, 11-11:30am in the Little Theater



4  Courageous Conversations: A Practical Workshop on  Intersectionality and Allyship -  hosted by James Noel and Jill Buettner-Ouellette


6-9 Reality Check - The world premiere of the Drama 914 Ensemble, at the California Theatre [ Purchase Tickets ]


11 An Evening with Taye Diggs - Actor/Author/Musician, at the California Theatre [ Get Tickets ]



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