Information For

Upcoming Events

Join ASI for an event! Here's what's coming up...

APRIL

     Community Safe Zone Training

       April 21st • 9:00am-12:00pm • Quad Classroom

  • Go through the CSUSM Safe Zone training and get a placard to show your support for the LGBTQ community.
  • Sponsors: ASI LGBTQA Pride Center

     Noontime Chat

      April 21st • 12:00–1:00pm • LGBTQA Pride Center (USU 3100)

  • Casual chat about issues that relate to the LGBTQA community. Topics vary. If you have a topic suggestion, tell one of the Peer Educators in the center!

     Gender Cafe

      April 21st • Gender Equity Center (USU 3200) • 12–1pm

  • Discussion group covering various topics related to gender. Join us for dialogue and light snacks! This week's topic: TBD

     Film Screening: The Burden

      April 21st • USU Ballroom (B & D) • 6:30–8:30pm

  • The event includes a FREE film screening and a discussion afterward with special guests, Rear Admiral Len Hering (Ret. Navy), Eve Simmons (Lobbyist/Advocate), Dr. Tom English (Electrical Engineer), and Andrea Marr (Former Gunnery Officer).
  • California premiere screening! Don't miss it!

     Bystander Intervention in the LGBTIQ Community

       April 22nd • 11:00am–1:00pm • USU Ballroom

  • Sexual assault occurs in LGBTIQ communities just as frequently (and in some cases more often) than to straight and cisgender people. Learn what it means to be an active bystander and your options to safely intervene. Explore the intersectional impacts of each type of intervention and determine the strategies that feel most comfortable for you to use. Walk away empowered with the skills to prevent sexual assault in your community.
  • Sponsors: ASI LGBTQA Pride Center, HOPE and Wellness, Civility Campaign

     CouGarden

      April 22nd • 12:00–1:00pm • In front of the USU

  • Come show your support for an eco-friendly environment and appreciation for Earth Week! ASI will provide free chocolate pudding with crushed Oreos and Gummy Worms. 

     Talkin' w/Tami

      April 22nd • 12:30–1:30pm • Gender Equity Center (USU 3200)

  • Join Dr. Tamara Savage for an informal chat about counseling and psychology. This week's topic: Rape and Sexual Assault

     Tukwut Leadership Awards Night (TLAN)

      April 22nd • 5:30pm • USU Ballroom

  • You must REGISTER to attend this event.
  • More event information HERE

    Yom HaShoah: Holocaust Remembrance Day

      April 22nd • 6:00—8:00pm • USU Amphitheater

  • The event will feature Holocaust Survivor, Fanny Krasner Lebovits

     Feminism is for Everyone

      April 23rd • 11:00am–12:00pm • Gender Equity Center (USU 3200)

  • Discuss the different types of feminism and learn about their history. Compare and contrast different feminist theories and their impacts.

     Take Back the Night Poster Making

       April 23rd • 12:00–1:00pm • Gender Equity Center (USU3200) and USU Arcade

  • Come make some posters for the Take Back the Night rally!
  • Sponsors: ASI LGBTQA Pride Center, HOPE and Wellness, Civility Campaign

     Take Back the Night

       April 23rd • Evening • USU Lawn

  • 1 IN 3 WOMEN AND 1 IN 6 MEN WORLDWIDE EXPERIENCE SOME FORM OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE. LESS THAN 50% OF VICTIMS REPORT THESE CRIMES
  • No one should fear the night . . . or the day. Make RESPECT the standard. Walk the Walk, don’t just Talk the Talk. Shatter the Silence. Stop the Violence.
  • Sponsors: HOPE and Wellness

     Gender Cafe

      April 23rd • Gender Equity Center (USU 3200) • 12–1pm

  • Discussion group covering various topics related to gender. Join us for dialogue and light snacks! This week's topic: TBD

     Transgender Day of Empowerment

      April 25th • Oceanside Public Library • 3:00pm

  • Celebrate the trans* community with the North County LGBTQ Resource Center's Gender Advocacy Project (GAP)!   Join us in Oceanside Library Community Room for Trans* History, Victories, Empowering Art, Music, Performance, Clothing Swap, Name and Gender Change Clinic, Awards Ceremony and Community.
  • Sponsors: ASI LGBTQA Pride Center, North County LGBT Resource Center

     Padres Game

      April 25th • Petco Park (Transportation Provided) • 5:40pm

  • Cheer on the Padres as the take on the Dodgers! Tickets go on sale April 8th at 8:30 am in USU 3700!

     Queer Discussion

      April 27th • LGBTQA Pride Center (USU 3100) • 5:00pm

  • ASI's peer educators lead discussions about LGBTQA student and community issues. Join us for snacks and a good chat with friends! This week's topic: TBD

     Queer Homebois

       April 27th • 5:00pm • LGBTQA Pride Center (USU 3100)

  • On Queerness, Masculinity, and Latin@ Identity
  • Tiana Vargas will be sharing their insight on queer latin@ masculinities and re-envisioining the queer homeboi experience.
  • Sponsors: ASI LGBTQA Pride Center

     Zumba Pride

      April 29th • LGBTQA Pride Center (USU 3100) • 5:30pm

  • Free Zumba session in the Pride Center. Get your wellness on!

     Campus Pride Walk and Festival

       April 30th • 11:30am–1:00pm • Walk begins at USU Arcade

  • Pride Walk: Meet at Campus Commons at 11:30, walk starts at 11:45 - Pride Fest! U Hour in USU Amphitheater
  • Learn from the students in the Intro to LGBTQ Studies class and enjoy free nachos, shaved ice, sodas, and more!
  • Sponsors: ASI LGBTQA Pride Center

     Helping Paws: Undie Run

      April 30th • Dorms to USU Lawn • 7:00–9:00pm

  • Donate your clothes to the San Diego Rescue Mission. After running in your undies, there will be a party with free food and a DJ!

MAY

     Noontime Chat

      May 5th • 12:00–1:00pm • LGBTQA Pride Center (USU 3100)

  • Casual chat about issues that relate to the LGBTQA community. Topics vary. If you have a topic suggestion, tell one of the Peer Educators in the center!

     Wildfire Prevention and Fire Safety

      May 5th • 6:00–8:00pm • Arts 240

  • Learn about wildfire safety and prevention. It has been a year since the Cocos Fire threatened our campus. We will be thanking the San Marcos Fire Department for their service.

     Talkin' w/Tami

      May 6th • 12:30–1:30pm • Gender Equity Center (USU 3200)

  • Join Dr. Tamara Savage for an informal chat about counseling and psychology. This week's topic: Anorexia and Bulimia

     CSU Sweet Memories

      May 7th • 12:00–1:00pm • USU Arcade/Forum Plaza

  • Come share your favorite CSUSM memory and enjoy a free Cinnabon!

     Talkin' w/Tami

      May 20th • 12:30–1:30pm • Gender Equity Center (USU 3200)

  • Join Dr. Tamara Savage for an informal chat about counseling and psychology. This week's topic: Suicide and Depression

JUNE

     Talkin' w/Tami

      June 3rd • 12:30–1:30pm • Gender Equity Center (USU 3200)

  • Join Dr. Tamara Savage for an informal chat about counseling and psychology. This week's topic: Coping with Transitions and Change

Individuals with disabilities who would like to attend an event, please contact ASI's Marketing Team at asimarketing@csusm.edu regarding any special accommodation needs. It is requested that individuals requiring auxiliary aids, such as sign language interpreters and alternative format materials, notify the event sponsor at least seven working days in advance of the event. Every reasonable effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations in an effective and timely manner.