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Upcoming Events

Chico State celebrates Queer Week (pdf)

Accessible Flyer for Queer Week (doc)

Chico State celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month (pdf)

Accessible Flyer for Hispanic Heritage Month (doc)

October 18
Know Your Rights Workshop
10 a.m.–12 p.m. | Selvester’s Cafe-by-the-Creek

October 19
DIWALI - A Night of Light, Music and Happiness
Immerse yourself in Indian Culture and Celebrate this auspicious festival
6 p.m. | Performing Arts Center 134

October 19
The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Slavery in America  
Andrés Reséndez, Department of History, UC Davis
7:30 p.m. | Colusa Hall 100A

October 24
From Diversity to Inclusivity
Creating Unum from the Plurbis (pdf)
Accessible flyer for Creating Unum for Plurbis (doc)
2–3:30 p.m. | Colusa Hall 100a
To sign up, Please call the Office of Diversity & Inclusion at 530-898-4764

October 25
Pathways to Persistence: Student Success Takes a Campus (pdf)  
Accessible flyer for Pathways to Persistence: Student Success Takes a Campus (doc)
9–10:30 a.m. | Colusa Hall 100B
Please, sign-up here

October 25
CODI: Race Talk and the Conspiracy of Silence: Reflections of Facilitating Dialogues on Race (pdf)  
Tom Brown, Thomas Brown & Associates, LLC
Accessible flyer for CODI: Race Talk and the Conspiracy of Silence (doc)
Noon–1 p.m. | BMU 210

October 25
Reframing At-Risk to High Potential: Responding to Today's Diverse Students (pdf)  
Accessible flyer Reframing At-Risk to High Potential: Responding to Today's Diverse Students (doc)
3–4:30 p.m. | Selvester's Cafe by the Creek
Please, sign-up here

November 14
Safe Zone 1 Ally Training
10 a.m.–12 p.m. | MLIB 043

November 15
Sovereignty and Self Determination (pdf)
Members of the Mechoopda Indian Tribe of Chico Rancheria 

Accessible Flyer for Sovereignty and Self Determination (doc)
Noon–1 p.m. | BMU 210

November 16
Safe Zone 2 Ally Training
Noon–2 p.m. | MLIB 043

Ongoing Fall 2017 2017 Semester

Fuego Group Exercise Workshop
Wildcat Recreation Center GX240
Mondays & Wednesdays: 5:30–6:30 p.m.
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 6:30–7:30 p.m.
Fridays: 5–6 p.m.

Spanish Conversation Hour
Mondays 5–6 p.m.
Collaborative Space, Arts and Humanities Building 227


We acknowledge and are mindful that CSU, Chico stands on lands that were originally occupied by the first people of this area, the Mechoopda. We would like to thank the Mechoopda and other native peoples for providing us the opportunity to obtain an education on their ancestral lands. 

Chico State Values Diversity!

Diversity Office

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We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment where students, faculty, and staff can succeed and thrive. Together we can foster a climate that acknowledges and celebrates the differences that define who we are.

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50 Diverse Things to Do in Chico

50 Diverse Things to Do in Chico (pdf)

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