Please join us for UC San Diego’s 20th Anniversary César E. Chávez Celebration Kickoff and Scholarship Awards. This FREE virtual event will kick off a month-long celebration featuring our theme, 50 years of the Chicano Movement: The Legacy and Struggle.
Our keynote speaker for this year is actor, comedian, and activist, Cheech Marin. Join us for a conversation on his collection of Chicano art, the world of comedy and film, his activism, and the Cheech Marin Center for Chicano Art & Culture. For more information visit https://thecheechcenter.org/
This annual celebration supports student scholarships and recognizes community and alumni award recipients furthering Chávez’s ideals in their communities and at UC San Diego.
ASL Interpreters and Closed Captioning will be available.
We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to engage fully. If you need further assistance to participate in the virtual events, please contact the office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion 72 business hours prior to the date of the event at email@example.com.