Cesar Chavez Day

March 31st is a state holiday dedicated to Cesar Chavez Day, which is also observed by the state as a holiday for the CSU System.

Respecting and honoring Cesar Chavez Day PosterNot a Costume Poster
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During this time, Chico State students are encouraged to help out in the community and commemorate this holiday in a thoughtful manner.

Chico State honors the life and legacy of Cesar Chavez is a website created to help educate members of our campus community about Cesar Chavez.

The website was created by the Cultural Holiday, Events and Celebrations Committee whose purpose is to raise awareness about the life and legacy of Cesar Chavez and similar sites will appear for other cultural holidays.


March 24

Food Chains – the revolution in America’s fields (film and discussion) 
6:30pm | BMU 203 

March 28

Students and Faculty reclaiming Cesar Chavez Day
11am – 2pm | Trinity Commons 

March 30

Cesar Chavez Information Session
2-4 pm | Sutter Courtyard 

March 31

Cats in the Community
9:30am-2:30pm | Meet in from of the WREC