News and Announcements
October is National Hispanic Heritage Month - a time to recognize the contributions of Hispanic people and celebrate their diverse cultures and histories.
This February marks the annual recognition of Black History Month, a time when we celebrate and pay tribute to the contributions of African Americans throughout history.
Juneteenth, which is celebrated on June 19, marks the day in 1865 that enslaved Africans in Texas learned about President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation, which actually freed them two years prior.
Thank you to all who participated in our Holiday Greeting Card Drive. Your generosity of spirit helped make the holidays a little brighter for the vets at the Menlo Park VA Hospital. Together we provided 150 greeting cards and 8 lbs. of See's Candies.
Thanks to those who signed our on-line card creator and to those who sent traditional cards. Your contributions are much appreciated.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, and the upcoming Native American Heritage Month, CORE is sponsoring a SLAC Career Seminar for SACNAS Students at Evergreen Valley College. SACNAS stands for the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Native Americans in Science.
In honor of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, the Military ERG is coordinating with our fellow ERGs to collect military-related stories and/or photos.