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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)

This is not who we are. This is NOT OK. WE'RE A CULTURE, NOT A COSTUME. (PDF)

Chico State Honors Día de los Muertos 2017 (PDF)

October 31
Chico Performances:
Día de los Muertos Tour (PDF)
La Santa Cecilia, Mexrrissey,
Mariachi Flor de Toloache
7:30 p.m. | Laxson Auditorium
Tickets available at the University Box Office

November 2
Día de los Muertos (PDF)
9 a.m.–10 p.m.

November 3
Festival of Dance: Henna, Dance, Games and Indian Food
6 p.m. | Trinity Commons or Selvesters Café, if it rains

November 6
Screening of Documentary, Almost Sunrise (PDF)
There will be two screenings
2–4 p.m. AND 5–7 p.m. | Colusa Hall 100A

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

November 14
Screening of Austin Unbound (PDF)
6–8 p.m. | ARTS 112

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

Noon–1 p.m. | BMU 210

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

November 16
Screening of, More Than a Word (PDF)
3–5 p.m. | Selvester's Cafe

November 25
1st Annual Chico Indian Market: Hosted by the Mechoopda Tribe (PDF)
10 a.m.–4 p.m. | Chico Women's Club

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.

Building Bridges

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Building Bridges Website

50 Diverse Things to Do in Chico

50 Diverse Things to Do in Chico (pdf)

Diversity Resource Guide

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