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Events & Activities

From the Office of Student Engagement 

 

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The new OSE teams have planned some great events for fall quarter. Check this page frequently for featured events! 

 

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Fall Quarter 2021

Non-binary Fashion: Expanding the World’s Understanding of Gender Roles in the Modeling Industry

Monday, Oct 25  

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Rain Dove Non-binary Fashion Monday Oct. 25 11 -12:30 a.m. zoom & 3-4 p.m. meet and greet. Photo of a person in a yellow shirt. Rain Dove will discuss experiences in the fashion industry and their push to be included on both male and female casting boards. They will also discuss the different treatment that male and female models experience. Rain Dove is an androgynous/non-gender model QR code to register for Rain Dove event

Sponsors: Access Services, Student Engagement, and Professional Development

Event Description:  In this presentation, Rain Dove will discuss experiences in the fashion industry and their push to be included on both male and female casting boards. Rain will also discuss the difference in treatment that models get as male and female. Rain will conclude by discussing how the industry has changed to include queer people of color who are breaking the binary on runways.  

Rain Dove Bio: Rain Dove is the androgynous/agender model who has been in W, Vogue, Buzzfeed, Elle, Marie Claire, Cosmo, Harper's Bazaar, Mashable, People and many more. They have created several viral campaigns including a lingerie shoot challenging Victoria Secrets’ Beauty standards which reached over 35 countries. They are known not just as a pretty face, but also as a humanitarian. Their recent video combatting HB2 has garnered millions of views discovered a previously unexposed illegality to the bill. They also speak about homelessness and hunger both of which they have experienced themself. Prior to their fashion career, they were a wilderness fire prevention officer and studied Genetic Engineering at Berkeley City College.

Itinerary: 

·         11:00-11:45 am: Zoom Presentation about Gender Roles in the Fashion Industry

·         11:45 am-12:30 pm: Q&A with audience members

·         3:00 pm-4:00 pm: In-person meet and greet with students. Please note that there is a capacity of 50 people due to COVID regulations. Please RSVP to dkallman@tacomcacc.edu if you plan to attend the meet and greet.

Notice: Zoom ASR will be used for this event. If you will be needing additional accommodations, please contact Access Services at least 10 days before the event at access@tacomacc.edu

 

BSU Personal Item Drive 

Love One Another Black Student Union Personal Item Drive Oct. 12, Nov. 9, Dec. 14, 4-6 p.m. Lot E

Need a Personal Care Kit? TCC's Black Student Union (BSU) will be distributing them from Parking Lot E, 4-6 p.m. Oct. 12, Nov. 9 & Dec. 14. The distribution booth is near the site where the Nourish Pierce County Food truck parks when it visits campus on Tuesday nights (4:30 - 6:30), so students and community members can pick up both food and personal care kits. 

Nov. 9 

 

National Disability Employment Awareness Month Events

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WSU and TCC are hosting online events for National Disability Employment Awareness Month! Speakers, book clubs and more. Pre-registration required. 

October 2021

Register Now for Identity, Culture & Community Workshops! 

Gain awareness of cultural & social identities. Explore power & privilege. Understsand Multiculturalism. Develop cultural competency. Cultivate equity in community. Identity, Culture & Community Leadership Program Fall 2021. Improve your leadership skills, advocate for social justice, Expand your community. Oct. 23 & 30, Nov. 6 & 13, Online session Nov. 18 & 19.

OSE Is hosting free Identity, Culture & Community (ICC) workshops this fall! Breakfast & lunch provided. Space is limited, register now! 

Cohort 1: Saturdays, Oct. 23 & 30, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

Cohort 2: Saturdays, Nov. 6 & 13, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

Special Online Session: Thursday & Friday, Nov. 18 & 19, 1 - 3 p.m. 

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