Spring hours

Santa Rosa Intercultural Center's Hours

Intersession (May 24- June 14)

Drop-in closed. Appointments available during this time. 

Summer semester (June 17- Aug 13)

Drop-in & appointments: Tues, Weds, Thurs 10 am - 4pm

Closed June 24-28

If we are closed and you need general support, visit Bertolini 1st floor info desk M-Th 8am-5pm


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To request ASL interpreting services to access these events, please contact the Interpreting Services Office at least one week
prior to the event to make arrangements: InterpretingServices@santarosa.edu or send a text to
(707) 230-3895.

All events are free and open to the public.

Workshops, seminars and conferences are eligible for PGI. If you would like us to assist you with proof of attendance, please reach out to intercultural@santarosa.edu. These events can be reported for professional development credit with Forever Flex code FF:12- HERENCIA lecture series.


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photo by Claus Ableiter

Inca mathematics

Friday, Sept 15 | 5:30- 6:30 pm

Santa Rosa, Bertolini Student Activities Center

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    Insights into the presence of mathematics in the Inca society and culture. 

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SanaciÓn con hierbas (evento en espaÑol)

Miercoles, 27 de septiembre | 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Santa Rosa, SR Intercultural Center, Pioneer 380

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    Venga a aprender como sanar con hierbas, nuestro conocimiento ancestral de sanación debe continuar. Herbalista certificada, Josselyn Torres, dará este taller donde podrá aprender y compartir sobre el uso de hierbas.

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Selena Night: Baile

Friday, September 29 | 7:00 - 10:00 pm

Santa Rosa, SR Intercultural Center, Pioneer 380

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    Venga y balile para celebrar a una artista que nos motiva a disfrutar la vida. Tendremos premios para las tres personas que mejor se visten como Selena o Los Dinos.

    Come and dance to celebrate an artist that motivates us to enjoy life! We will have prizes for the top three people dressed as Selena or Los Dinos.

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photo by Kroon, Ron for Anefo

Movements, Revolutions & Song of Protest: Nueva Cancion in Latino America

Monday, October 2 | 12:00 - 1:30pm

zoom recording below

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Indigenous Peoples' Day

Monday, October 9 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Santa Rosa, Burbank outdoor stage

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Undoing Foundational Fairy Tales One Children's Book at a Time- With Dr. Siu

Tuesday, October 10 | 12:00 - 1:00 pm

Santa Rosa, Santa Rosa Intercultural Center, Pioneer 380

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    In this talk, Dr. Siu offers a full reading of her book, Christopher the Ogre Cologre, It's Over! and reflects on the dangers of foundational fairy tales, their origins, and the need to contest them with the power of our stories.

Political cartoon that shows an egg with the word "Colombia" written on it. A bird with the word "Panama Republic" written on it shown flying out of the egg carrying signs that read "Concession to United States to dig canal" and "Credentials of Bunau-Varilla as minister to the U.S." A caricature of Theodore Roosevelt is seen standing in front of the bird to collect the signs. A French man stands behind the egg with a lit candle. They are holding a candle's flame against the egg with the word "intrigue" coming out of the light. In their other hand they have a brief case. Under their arm is a stack of money that reads "French Canal CA stock bond to US. Sold to US $40,000,000”
"the man behind the egg" from the New York Times

Destino Manifiesto: US Mercenaries in Latin America

Wednesday, October 11 | 1:00 - 2:00 pm

event online, not recorded

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    Dr. Nick Perrone will discuss how private mercenary groups from the United States have deep histories in Latin American countries. These non-state actors sowed violence and confusion while paving the way for dictators to amass personal wealth and auction off vital natural resources to the highest bidder. This talk will highlight the direct connections between these events and the current immigration/refugee crisis at the southern US border.

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Latinx Carpa: Student Talent Show

Friday, October 13 | 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Santa Rosa, Burbank Auditorium

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Welcoming Reception of Dr. Garcia 

Tuesday, October 24th | 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Santa Rosa, Bertolini Student Activities Center

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    We will have Aztec Dancers, special Ballet Folclórico performance from SRJC students and a Salsa Band!  Join us in welcoming the first ever Latinx-LGBTQ-Woman taking on such an important role at this institution and our 6th president in over 100+ years!  This event is free and open to ALL students, staff and community members! Organized by LFSA (Latinx Faculty & Staff Association)


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