Upcoming Virtual Events and Important Dates

Critical Education and Mentoring with Torie Weiston-Serdan and Cade Maldonado ’16
Tuesday, October 6, at 11 a.m. (PDT)
Pitzer’s Critical Action & Social Advocacy (CASA) welcomes Youth Mentoring Action Network (YMAN) founder Torie Weiston-Serdan and Cade Maldonado ’16, director of outreach, to discuss YMAN’s critical education and mentoring programming. This talk is part of CASA’s fall semester speaker series Racial and Healing Justice. To join via Zoom, click here.

From Minneapolis to Milan: The Global Movement for Black Lives in Europe
Tuesday, October 6, at 12:15 p.m. (PDT)
The European Union Center of California at Scripps College presents Fiori Berhane, PhD candidate at Brown University, to address the contours of anti-racist movements in a European Union in which the question of migration is increasingly decoupled from the colonial past and present. Register for the program here.

Leadership Coach Michael O’Brien Part One: How to Avoid Burnout and Maintain Your Energy
Tuesday, October 6, at 5 p.m. (PDT)
Michael O’Brien P’23, chief shift officer at Peloton Executive Coaching, will share his story of personal transformation to help us discover the resiliency, tenacity, and strength we can tap within ourselves to manage today’s extremely stressful times. Click here to register.

Qi Gong, Insomnia & Compassion (A Health Equity Project)
Wednesdays, at 5:45 p.m.
In conjunction with the organization Interfaith Movement For Human Integrity, Pitzer Professor Kathy Yep invites you to a drop-in qi gong class. The goal is to teach simple practices to help people grappling with hard situations. Free, open to all, and no experience necessary. For more information, click here. To join the Zoom call, click here.

Anti-Black Racism in France: A Conversation with Ghyslain Vedeux
Thursday, October 8, at 10 a.m. (PDT)
Ghyslain Vedeux, president of the Representative Council of France’s Black Associations, will discuss a variety of topics dealing with the experience(s) of Afrodescendants in France, from anti-Black racism to the reparations for slavery. For more information click here.

Leadership Coach Michael O’Brien Part Two: Shifting Lanes During a Pandemic
Thursday, October 8, at 5 p.m. (PDT)
Enduring a pandemic makes it more important than ever to be aware of where we place our attention and energy. If we don’t, we just might miss the one person or thing that can help us create a better tomorrow. Discover how making a shift can change your perspective, mindset, and actions. Click here to register.

Virtual Fitness Classes with Sagehen Athletics
Various Classes Monday thru Friday
Stay active by attending weekly virtual fitness classes with Sagehen Athletics. Classes include Zumba, High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT), Yoga, Pilates, Circuit Training and Boot Camp. Please click here for more information and to fill out the interest form.


View photos from our past events on the Pitzer College Flickr page.