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Revisiting the 1968 Chicano Commencement Symposium
Start Date: 10/11/2019Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Date: 10/11/2019End Time: 3:00 PM

Event Description:
In June 1968, Chicano students staged a walkout from the San José State College commencement exercises to protest the lack of Chicano student enrollment, faculty members and related programs. The legacy of this activism is still felt today.

This event is FREE to attend. Lunch and refreshments provided. Reception to follow. A live stream of this event will be available to those who cannot attend. Please register online to participate in the live stream.

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Location Information:
SJSU Main Campus - Student Union
Room: Student Union Ballroom (A,B & C)
Contact Information:
Name: SJSU Special Events
Phone: 408-924-6517
Revisiting the 1968 Chicano Commencement protest
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