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All Expense Paid Graduate School Tour
bridges Multicultural Resource Center is excited to offer an all-expense-paid tour* of East Coast graduate schools (bGST) this Spring Break 2020. Up to 16 undergraduate students of color** will be selected to partake in an educational tour geared towards preparing students to pick the right graduate school/program for them. 

Infosessions:
2nd Session: November 12, 7:30-8:30pm | HFA D37
3rd Session: November 19, 8:00-9:00pm | HFA D37 

Application Released: November 15

Please contact retentionbridges@gmail.com with questions or concerns
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BRRC Fall Study Jam 
Come study with us

Tues, Nov 12th
6:30pm-8pm
Fannie Lou Black Resource Center 


Food Provided
Free Wellness Resources
UC Personal Insight Questions Workshop
A PIQ workshop for high school and community college students. 

Please share this with your networks! This is a FREE event. Lunch provided. 

Sat, Nov 16th
11:00am-4:00pm
Stiles Hall 
BCC to CAL Transfer Panel
We're going to be at Berkeley City College for a transfer Panel. Come learn about the transfer experience. 

Please this with your networks!

Mon, Nov 18th
12:00-1:00pm 


RSVP Here
Bay Area College Tour

Help us welcome the 100 Black high school students we will be inviting to spend the weekend with us for BACT. You are also invited to our BACT community programs
  • Black Wednesday: Weds, Nov 13 | 12-2pm | In front of GBC
  • Harvest Celebration: Thurs, Nov 21 |  6:00pm. | Sibley Auditorium 
  • Berkeley Visit/Open House: Sat, Nov 23 | 9:30-3:30pm
Mandatory Liability Training: 
Tuesday, November 12th 5:30PM-7PM
Friday, November 15th 4PM-5:30PM

Location: BRRC Office (406 MLK)

Want to volunteer for prep, or during trips as chaperone>>

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Potential Private Film Screening with Guest Appearance
We are currently working to try and host this event in collaboration with campus partners for the Black community at large, this includes undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and staff members, and other community members. 

A FREE movie screening of Queen & Slim, with a guest appearance. 

SAVE THE DATE: Friday, Dec 6
Transfer Retreat
Come join BRRC as we host our Black Transfer Retreat at the SF Escape Room. Come meet other Transfers and be in community as we work together to solve a game and escape the room!

The deadline to sign-up will be November 14th and sign-ups will cap at 20, so you do not want to miss this opportunity.

Transportation & Food Provided.

Sun, December 8th | 2-6 pm

RSVP Here
bridges' Dead Week Study Jam
Come study with the bridges' coalition and our sister organizations. 

Free Lunch and Dinner, Community, Resources, and Study Space

Multicultural Community Center
(2nd fl of MLK)

Mon, Dec 9th - Fri, Dec 13th | 12pm - 12am

About BRRC

The Black Recruitment and Retention Center is a student-initiated, AND entirely a student-run organization that was founded in 1983.

The purpose of the BRRC is to supplement, expand, and create efforts on campus and within the community toward the recruitment and retention of Black students. We are one of 7 RRCs in the bridges’ Multicultural Resource Centers, a coalition of 8 organizations.

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