Chicano/Latino Affairs Council


Metas / Goals

The metas/goals are reviewed annually and serve as a working document for The Council. For the 2021-2022 academic year, The Council will work on the following:

  • Serve on the Steering Committee and Focus Groups for the HSI Task Force

  • Serve on all committees working to establish an Ethnic Studies Program

  • Develop Flex week activities focusing on pedagogical teaching methods that support Chicanx/Latinx/a/o students

  • Promote welcoming and culturally relevant spaces and activities throughout Cabrillo, including murals, DÍa de los muertos ofrendas & ceremonies, localized art displays, etc.

  • Establish and promote Nuestra Recognition Ceremony within Cabrillo budget and calendar

  • Serve on committees organizing celebrations for HSI week, Hispanic Heritage Month, Black History Month, American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month, Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, National Arab Heritage Month, et al.

  • Conduct an annual retreat to build community among members

  • Integrate The Council into Cabrillo's Shared Governance structures

  • Advocate for learning communities, including a second Puente cohort and the establishment of UMOJA