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California State University San Marcos. Cross-Cultural Center

Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Use for Cross-Cultural Center, C3, CCC, and Multicultural Center.

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Berhane, Gezai. Interview, 2023-03-29

Scope and Contents

In this interview, Berhane discusses his immigration journey, involvement with the Cross-Cultural Center, campus Greek life, and other student centers at California State University San Marcos.

Dates: 2023-03-29

Blanshan, Bridget. Interview, 2023-04-26

Scope and Contents

In her interview, Blanshan discusses her educational and professional background, student leadership development, and diversity and inclusivity on campus.

Dates: 2023-04-26

Bradley, Chanel. Interview , 2023-04-14

Scope and Contents Chanel Bradley is a California State University San Marcos alumna. She graduated with her degree in Women's and Gender Studies in 2012. Chanel worked at the Cross-Cultural Center from 2008-2012 and was involved in various social identity related causes on campus. In this interview, Chanel discusses her experience as a peer educator at the Cross-Cultural Center and her recollections of the center during her time at CSUSM. Bradley was also involved in the Women's Center [now Gender Equity...
Dates: 2023-04-14

Cabral, Gerardo. Interview, 2023-04-28

Scope and Contents

In this interview, Gerardo Cabral discusses how the Cross-Cultural Center was a space that cultivated and enriched self-identity. It provided not only students with a voice but Cabral to begin living his true authentic life.

Dates: 2023-04-28

Carreon, Daniela. Interview, 2023-04-06

Scope and Contents

Daniela Carreon is alumna of California State University San Marcos, where she worked with the Cross-Cultural Center (CCC) and other student organizations such as MEChA (Movimiento Estudiantil Xicanx de Aztlán). In this interview, Daniela discusses her involvement with the CCC, campus changes, and her current work and goals as a sociology PhD student.

Dates: 2023-04-06

Cross-Cultural Center records

Identifier: UA010

The Cross-Cultural Center records document the creation and operations of California State University San Marcos's longest running social justice center at CSUSM. Additionally, the records document activities related to various other campus units and organizations, including student orgranizations.

Dates: 1993 - 2020

Franklin, Jay. Interview , 2023-04-12

Identifier: SC027-026
Scope and Contents

Jay Franklin was a peer mentor at the Cross-Cultural Center at CSUSM during the early days of the program and university. He was instrumental in the creation of many of the programs and early marketing campaigns for the center, and worked as a peer educator to provide what we would now call intersectional support for LGBTQ+ students. Eventually, he made his way back to CSUSM, where he now works in the Dean of Student Affairs office.

Dates: 2023-04-12

Lai, Floyd. Interview, 2023-04-10

Identifier: SC027-049
Scope and Contents

In this Interview, Floyd Lai discusses the growth and development of the Cross-Cultural Center in conjunction with other student organizations. As a self-identified Chinese American, Lai addresses how his personal, educational, and professional background have informed one another.

Dates: 2023-04-10

Lai, Floyd. Interview, 2021-04-19

Identifier: SC027-03
Scope and Contents

Floyd Lai was the director CSUSM's Cross-Cultural Center 2011 - 2023, where he engaged with students and their social justice and activism. Lai attended the University of California Irvine before coming to Cal State San Marcos. Lai saw the growth of the Black Student Center, and helped it grow by supporting and aiding students. Lai also discusses his life and childhood.

Dates: 2021-04-19

Perez, Dilcie. Interview, 2023-05-30

Identifier: SC027-43
Scope and Contents

In this interview, Dr. Dilcie Perez explains how CSUSM was ahead of its time in regards to DEI (diversity, equity and inclusion) work; however at the beginning of her employment with CSUSM, the university did not have Multicultural Programs (the predecessor to the Cross-Cultural Center). Perez recalls her work with Multicultural Programs, including her being offered the opportunity to open the program upon tendering her resignation to the university.

Dates: 2023-05-30