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 Chicano/Latinx 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 Chicano/Latinx, BIPOC, and other underrepresented students.
Developing strategic initiatives, advocacy, policies, and practices across the college that increase equity and success for Chicano/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)