FOURTH (4th) SIKAP (CCAPS) CULMINATION CEREMONIES, April 15 at PWC-LA

FAI NEWS
April 14, 2017

FOURTH (4th) SIKAP (CCAPS) CULMINATION CEREMONIES, April 15 at PWC-LA17883840_1445924008814937_9110453383109856924_n

Los Angeles– ” No History, No Self”

The Fourth (4th) SIKAP (CCAPS or California Coalition Advancing Pilipinx Studies) cordially inivte the pubic to the Pilipinx Visibility Week Culmination Ceremony: Resistance is Stronger (Mas Malakas ang Pakikibaka) will be held this Saturday April 15th at Pilipino Workers Center, Los Angeles from 6-8 PM.

This is to continue to fight for the inclusion of Ethnic Studies in higher education. One of Kabataang maka-Bayan or KmB / Pro-People Youth’s main campaigns is SIKAP (CCAPS or California Coalition Advancing Pilipinx Studies).

Culmination Ceremonies, April 15.

On Saturday, April 15 is the culminanation ceremonies for the Pilipinx Visibility Week (April 9th-15th) held respectively at 9 different campuses.

They are: Cal Poly Pomona, UC Irvine, UCLA, UCSB, USC, Cal State LA, Cal State Dominguez Hills, Cal State Fullerton, and Claremont Colleges.

This is a community forum with PACN performances, a keynote to speak about the history and current state of Pilipinx Studies.KEYNOTE: Ivy Quicho, AF3IRM National Chairperson
SOUND SELECTION: DJ J the YB of Sessions LA

There will be an interactive mural to write our stories, and more. Refreshments are provided by Dollar Hits LA (melon juice), and more to be announced.

14976771_1243676529039687_2364207734843455108_o-1SIKAP or CCAPS

SIKAP is comprised of educators, students, and community organizers: Cal Poly Pomona Pilipino American Studies Kollective, UCI Kababayan, UCLA Samahang Pilipino, USC Troy Philippines, Cal State LA Kalahi, Cal State Dominguez Hills Pagsikapan, Cal State Fullerton Pilipino-American Students Association, Claremont Colleges Kasama, and KmB / Pro-People Youth.

This coalition strives for the advancement of Pilipinx Studies on campus, in the community, and beyond. For its fourth consecutive year, each college organization presents Pilipinx Visibility Week from Sunday, April 9th to Saturday, April 15th. See attached for solidarity schedule.

PARKING: Free on the street
ADMISSION: Free

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