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May 20th Event Will Spotlight Organizing for Social Justice in the City Over Past 18 Months

UCSC is pleased to partner with the Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture and the Logan Center for the Arts to host a three-part event that will spotlight the work of local activists and organizers.

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UCSC Partnering with Logan Center for the Arts and Student Group Memoryhouse to Present Live Magazine Cabaret “This Chicago Life”

Also on Friday, May 20th, UCSC is teaming up with the Logan Center for the Arts and UChicago student group Memoryhouse to bring you “This Chicago Life”, a live magazine cabaret that will fuse traditional forms of journalism and broadcast with live art, music, and storytelling. Performance forms will include spoken word, a documentary screening, singing, slam poetry, and a live digital art creation.

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College Dean Boyer Leading Inaugural "Deep South Side" Sustainability Spring Bike Tour

On Saturday, May 21, UCSC is collaborating with the Office of Sustainability to offer the inaugural Deep South Side Spring Sustainability Bike Tour, led by veteran bike tour leaders College Dean John Boyer and Political Science Professor Mark Hansen. The 15-20 mile ride will visit locations of historic importance to the south and southeast of campus, including Southworks, the former U.S.

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Student Group Women and Youth Supporting Each Other (WYSE) Mentoring Local Youth

As a branch of the national mentoring organization, WYSE (Women and Youth Supporting Each Other) UChicago helps young women in 6th-8th grade make empowered decisions by providing peer support and promoting self-identity. Mentors are divided into 6th, 7th, and 8th grade teams; each team leads weekly group sessions with students of their grade level addressing topics such as healthy relationships, sexual education, and community involvement.

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