¡Hola Osxs! 
Dear Chicanx Latinx Cal Alumni,
I am glad to report we have had a successful start to 2020! We kicked off the year with our Joe Kapp Scholarship Luncheon, where we honored our scholarship recipients and introduced Coach Kapp's new memoir! We are ecstatic to continue this incredible reception for our students. If you weren’t able to attend, you are still able to donate to the Joe Kapp Scholarship Fund in order to continue this legacy! 

We are now well on our way to our 2020 Legacy Event! A big thanks to every member of our Honorary Committee for committing to the event. If you missed joining earlier, there is still a chance to become an Honorary Member. Please reach out to for more information!
On March 11, we will having our second annual Diversity Career Internship Fair and Forum, and will be collaborating with the Career Center, Chicanx Latinx Student Development Office, and Latinx Caucus to bring our students together. If you are with a hiring employer and would like a table, please email and register ASAP (by 2/26

En comunidad,
Michael Trevino ’89
Executive Director, UCB CLAA
Joe Kapp Luncheon 
Big thanks to all our alumni that attended our Joe Kapp Luncheon! We had a great time with you all. Special thanks to Coach Joe Kapp for making time to be in community with us! There is still an opportunity to donate to the Joe Kapp Scholarship Fund! Joe has generously offered 40% of all his memoir sales to CLAA! Purchase your copy and help CLAA continue our mission in providing scholarships to our comunidad!
Donate to the Joe Kapp Scholarship Fund!
Purchase Joe’s Memoir!
Upcoming Events 
Join the UC Berkeley CLAA East Bay Chapter for the first social event of the year! Hang out at OMCA for after-hours Museum access, Off the Grid food trucks, beer, wine, music, and more! OMCA is located one block from the Lake Merritt BART Station. Event parking is available at the Museum Garage, with a $7 flat fee starting at 5 pm. The Museum garage closes at 10 pm.
UC Berkeley Chicanx/Latinx Timeline Project

As part of our CLAA 2020 Legacy Weekend, a timeline is being developed in order to capture the history of the Latinx community at UC Berkeley.

Students, staff, faculty, and alumni are invited to be part of this project. Do you have something to contribute? Please share any information or personal experiences that you believe may be relevant for this project.
Share Your Story!
2020 Chicanx Latinx Graduation Ceremony: Call for Volunteers!
This year’s graduation ceremony is taking place on Saturday, May 16. 2020. And it takes a team of volunteers to make the annual event possible. On the day of graduation, volunteers meet at the Greek Theatre at 5:00 pm and work no later than 9:00 pm. Volunteers must attend one of the following info sessions: 
Thursday, May 7, 2020
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Both meetings are from 12 pm to 1 pm in 242 Cesar E. Chavez. Any questions, please email Lupe Gallegos-Diaz at
Community News 
Learn More!
Each year, the Chicana Latina Foundation awards scholarships to Latina college students, valued at $1,500 each. For the first time, we will have our application on-line beginning January 1, 2020 and closing on March 31, 2020. Undergraduate and Graduate students are highly encouraged to apply! 

Thank you for your continued support! Look out for our next newsletter for more events and announcements! 

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