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Sunday, October 19, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Cal Poly Pomona Farm Store: Join us for the 22nd Annual Pumpkin Festival where you can choose from thousands of pumpkins right out of the patch. We also have a corn maze, petting zoo, horse rides, College of Agriculture club booths, entertainment, tons of food, and lots of activities for kids!
Sunday, October 19, 2014 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Bronco Student Center: Come see over 500,000 live and preserved exotic insects from around the world!
Fall Volunteer Fair
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM - University Park: . Come to University Park for a chance to meet with dozens of community partners to learn about exciting ways to volunteer with their organizations
Art Songs of Latin America
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Music Recital Hall: Ursula Kleinecke-Boyer, soprano, and Vernon Snyder, piano, perform art songs from Cuba, Mexico and South America by Juan Bautista Plaza, Carlos Guastavino, Alberto Ginastera, Silvestre Revueltas and others. Tickets are $10 general, $10 student, and $7 student subscription. Tickets are available online at http://csupomona.tix.com or at the Recital Hall Box Office Monday through Friday from noon to 1 p.m. and one hour before show time.
Cyber Security and Awareness Fair
Thursday, October 23, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM - BSC Ursa Major: Don’t Be a Target! This year’s Cyber and Security Awareness Fair emphasizes the need for everyone to be involved in security and helping with career opportunities. · $1000 Poster Contest – submissions due October 9, 2014 · Live Hands-On Wireless Hacking with Pineapples! · Security presentations: Securing the Cyber World and Real World Defense · Career presentations: Etiquette, Interview Skills, and Makeup. · Lots of giveaways and a grand prize drawing!
Dolores Huerta Lecture
Thursday, October 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM - BSC - Ursa Major Suite: Cal Poly Pomona is proud to present an event co-sponsored by the Kellogg Distinguished Public Lecture Series (funded by the Kellogg Legacy Project Endowment)andthe Ethnic and Women's Studies Department,the Office of Student Life and Cultural Centers,and Hilda Solis, Scholar-in-Residence. We are pleased to announce our next distinguished speaker,Dolores HuertaWill discuss'Weaving social movements: transforming people and communities'Thursday, October 23, 2014Cal Poly Pomona Bronco Student Center - URSA Major SuiteBuilding 35, Second Floor6pm - Check-in begins (Light dinner will be provided) 7pm - Lecture8pm - Q & A SessionPhoto opportunity will follow Q & A SessionThe entire event is open to the public, but advanced registration is required. No photography or video/audio recording. Dolores Huerta is the President of the Dolores Huerta Foundation. Her lifelong journey has been working as a community organizer and social justice activist for over 50 years. Dolores is a two time United States Presidential Award Recipient; she received the Medal of Freedom Award from President Obama in 2012, the highest civilian award in the United States, and the Eleanor D. Roosevelt Human Rights Award from President Clinton in 1998.Huerta has played a major role in the American civil rights movement. Most notably she co-founded the United Farm Workers (UFW) with Cesar Chavez advocating for farm workers in this country. She is a founding board member of the Feminist Majority Foundation, she also serves on the board of Ms. Magazine. Numerous awards include the Ohtli award from the Mexican Government, the James Smithson Award from the Smithsonian Institution, the Icons of the American Civil Rights Movement Award, bestowed to her in 2011 by the National Civil Rights Museum. She also was named Ms. Magazine’s one of the three most important women of 1997, the Ladies Home Journal’s 100 most important woman of the 20th Century, she is a recipient of the Puffin Foundation award for Creative Citizenship as a Labor Leader in 1984, the Kern County woman of the year by the California State legislature, among many other accolades. She is a former UC Regent and has earned nine honorary doctorates from universities throughout the United States. Her most recent recognitions include her induction to the U. S. Department of Labor Hall of Honor. Dolores was also the first Latina inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame.As one of the most famous and celebrated Latinas in the United States, Huerta has been an advocate for social justice, women’s rights, reproductive freedom and LBGT civil rights. She continues working to develop community leaders to advocate for the working poor, immigrants, women and youth through her work with the Dolores Huerta Foundation. She speaks at universities and conference forums on issues of public policy, social justice, and advocacy influencing thousands of young people to serve their communities. For more information visit www.doloreshuerta.org.
Pizza with the Presidents
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Outdoor Spaces University Quad - All
Fall Showcase Music Hour
Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Music Recital Hall: Cal Poly Pomona Music students present vocal and instrumental performances. The event is free and open to the public.
Shpachenko & Friends Chamber Music Master Class
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM to 2:30 PM - Music Recital Hall: Pianist and special guest artist Vicki Ray presents a chamber music master class. The event is free and open to the public.
Shpachenko & Friends Chamber Music Performance
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Music Recital Hall: Shpachenko & Friends Chamber Music Festival concert performance featuring special guest artist Vicki Ray, piano, with Sarah Thornblade, violin. Tickets are $10 general, $10 student, and $7 student subscription. Tickets are available online at http://csupomona.tix.com or at the Recital Hall Box Office Monday through Friday from noon to 1 p.m. and one hour before show time.
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