Nuestra misión / Mission Statement
Chicano/Latino Affairs Council, formerly Cabrillo Hispanic Affairs Council (CHAC), Mission Statement
Established in 1981, the Chicano/Latino Affairs Council remains committed to:
Strengthening Cabrillo College as an Hispanic Serving Institution dedicated to promoting the success of Chicano/Latinx, BIPOC, and other underrepresented students.
Establishing a robust Ethnic Studies department serving the needs of all students college-wide.
Increasing the retention and success rates of Chicano/Latinx, BIPOC, and other underrepresented students college-wide.
Providing Chicanx-Latinx/a/os and BIPOC input and leadership in the development of college policies, processes, and programs.
Strengthening the community of admin, faculty, staff, students, and others committed to the success of Chicanx-Latinx/a/os, BIPOC, and other underrepresented students.
Developing strategic initiatives, advocacy, policies, and practices across the college that increase equity and success for Chican-Latinx, BIPOC, and other underrepresented students college-wide.
Serving as a liaison to the Chicano/Latinx community in addressing its educational needs.
(CHAC is now known as Chicano/Latino Affairs Council effective 2020)