Events for Students and Staff

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

 

SPRING 2017 

 

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September 19, 2017 | Candid Conversations: Healthy Relationships with Real T@lk 

Student Lounge | 1-2 PM 

 Student Lounge | Creative Writing Workshop | 2-3:30 PM

Performing Arts Theater (Green Room) | Open Mic and Performance | 6 PM

Sign up to perform at Open Mic: http://bit.ly/OpenMic0919

RSVP to attend Open Mic: http://bit.ly/RealTCSWW

 

Candid Conversations | Third Tuesdays

 1-2 PM | Student Lounge

 

 

Porch Talks | Fourth Thursdays

Noon-1 PM | Library Plaza 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PAST AVC STUDENT EQUITY EVENTS

Midterm Study Jam | March 21, 22, 23rd from 10 AM - 6 PM

Friday, March 24, 2017 | Honoring  César E. Chávez | César E. Chávez National Monument

April 6-8, 2017 | 30th Annual Latina Leadership Network Conference | Los Medanos College | Pittsburg, CA

Thursday, April 13, 2017 | Olympic Pride, American Prejudice; Film Viewing and Q&A

Walk-In Wednesday presents Women Empowerment through Storytelling  with Tabitha Christopher | Student Lounge | 1 PM-3 PM

Candid Conversation: Unity and Diversity | Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | 12:30-2:30 PM

AVC Umoja Convocation February 23-24, 2017

Antelope Valley College Student Equity invites students, faculty, staff,  and community to attend: 

The Antelope Valley College Umoja Community's Inaugural Convocation Thursday and Friday, February 23-24, 2017.

HBCU TOUR

April 2-8, 2017 Spring Break 

A2MEND CONFERENCE

Antelope Valley College Student Equity is thrilled to invite students, AVC faculty, and staff to attend this empowering conference Wednesday through Friday,

March 1-3, 2017.
 
Summer Study Jam 
Summer Study Jam was available for all students needing a quiet place to study on July 26 and 27 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Student Lounge. Refreshments were provided and tutoring was available during certain times. Brought to you by Student Equity, Learning Center, ASP MAPS and FYE.
 

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Historically Black Colleges & University Tour | June 19-25, 2016
THE GOOGLE FORM (APPLICATION) CLOSED APRIL 29, 2016. 
 
Due to the limited spaces available and intensive screening process, completing the Google Form does not guarantee a student's spot in the tour. Students have been screened and notified if they were approved to attend the tour. 
 
For those that received a confirmation to attend, please be advised that this tour will take place one week during Summer term. If you are enrolled in Summer courses, please make the proper arrangements with your instructor(s).
 
For questions, please email student_equity@avc.edu or call (661) 722-6300, ext. 6375.

Finals Study Jam 

Last Study Jam of the semester was available for all students needing a quiet place to study May 25, 26, 31 and June 1. Everyday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Student Lounge. Refreshments were provided and tutoring was available during certain times. Click here to dowload the Study Jam flyer 
Brought to you by Student Equity, Learning Center, MAPS and FYE.
 

On Wednesday, May 11, AVC Student Equity invited the campus and community for a FREE poetry reading by the Official Poet Laureate of

Los Angeles, Luis J. Rodriguez.

Poetry Reading, Q & A, and Meet & Greet  | 4-5:30 p.m. | HS 181
Poetry Reading, Q & A, and Meet & Greet  | 7-8:30 p.m. | HS 181
 
From the Spectrum Series, brought to you by AVC Student Equity.
 
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On Thursday, May 12, 2016, Lolis Eric Elie brought to AVC a delightful Cooking Workshop and Documentary Film and Discussion on the Untold Story of Black New Orleans.

Cooking workshop: from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. | HS 135 
*Limited space was available for the Cooking Workshop.
 
Faubourg Treme: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans Documentary: 4-6 p.m. | HS 181
 
Open to students, faculty, staff and community members. Event was free. 
 
 
For questions, please email student_equity@avc.edu or call (661) 722-6300, ext. 6375.
From the Spectrum Series, brought to you by AVC Student Equity.
 
 
Silent Witnesses  |  One woman performance by Stephanie Satie
 
Wednesday, April 27 at 5 p.m. in the AVC Performing Arts Theatre
Silent Witnesses tells the story of the first ever coming together of women who are childhood survivors of the Holocaust to discuss and process their traumatic childhoods. Satie brings her critically acclaimed show to our theatre in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Open to students, faculty, staff and community members. Event was free.
 
From the Spectrum Series, brought to you by AVC Student Equity.
 
On Friday, April 22, Kristina Wong, performance artist and comedian, and Jason Perez, writer, educator and poet, performed comedy and poetry. The performance took place at 6 p.m. in the Performing Arts Theatre. Open to students, faculty, staff and community members. Event was free. Click here to download the flyer.
From the Spectrum Series, brought to you by AVC Student Equity.
 
 
 
On Wednesday, April 20, Authors Kate Gale and Nicelle Davis, performed a reading and discussion about literacy and their current books. The Reading took place at 7 p.m. in the Health and Sciences building, room HS 181. Open to students, faculty, staff and community members. Event was free. Click here to download the flyer.
From the Spectrum Series, brought to you by AVC Student Equity.
 
 
Tres Vidas presented by Core Ensemble

In honor of Women's History Month, Student Equity welcomed students, faculty, staff, and our local community to a free theatrical performance of Tres Vidas on March 31, 2016, at 7 p.m. in the AVC Performing Arts Theatre.

The performance is a chamber music theatre work for singing actress and trio (cello, piano, and percussion) based on the lives of three legendary Latin American Women: Frida Kahlo, Rufina Amaya, and Alfonsina Storni. The text is by Marjorie Agosin. Music includes popular and folk songs from Mexico, El Salvador, and Argentina, as well as, vocal and instrumental music by Astor Piazzolla, Carlos Gardel, and Osvaldo Golijov.

Spring Midterms Study Jam
Available for all students needing a quiet place to study in the Student Lounge.  Students can come and prepare for midterms and enjoy refreshments while they study.
Dates available were
  • Wednesday, March 23: 10AM-1PM and 4PM-7PM
  • Thursday, March 24:  10AM-1PM and 4PM-7PM
  • Monday, March 28:  10AM-1PM and 4PM-7PM
  • Tuesday, March 29:  8AM-11AM
  • Wednesday, March 30:  4PM-7PM
Brought to you by Student Equity, Student Success Center, Learning Center, MAPS and FYE.
 
Spectrum Series: 
Student Equity invites students, faculty, staff, and our local community came together for a night of musical engagement and exploration with Hypnotic Brass Ensemble.
Thursday, March 17, 2016.
FREE Concert | 7-8:30PM | Performing Arts Theatre
Click here to download the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble Flyer
 
Spectrum Series: SOL Development
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Campus community was invited to SOL Development performance and spoken word.
Sponsored by Student Equity
 
 
Students, faculty,  and staff were invited to attend the 2016 African American Male Education Network & Development Conference
at the Hilton LAX in March 3-4, 2016.

Students at conference

Moving the Needle: From Injustice to Equity

The Google Form sign-up form has been closed.

Conference takes place from Thursday through Friday, March 3-4, 2016 at the Hilton LAX. Sponsored by AVC Student Equity. To learn more about A2MEND Conference, visit the conference page. Click here to download the A2Mend Conference Flyer.

 

 
 
Students, faculty, and staff were invited to attend the the live performance of Fly at the Pasadena Playhouse on February 18 and 21, 2016. 

Fly live performance imageThe Google Form sign-up form has been closed.

This was a culturally enriching opportunity to enhance literary knowledge, tolerance, historical empathy, and critical thinking by viewing a performance that is inspired by the American Heroism of the Tuskegee Airmen.

Click here to download the FLY at the Pasadena Playhouse Flyer.

 

 

 

 

Last updated: May 20, 2018