Hello NSC! A friendly reminder that our Social Justice in Action Club will be holding discussions on February 17th from 4-5:30 pm! Join us for a conversation with Sophia Tekola, Chloe Collyer, and DeRay McKesson as we celebrate and honor Black History Month.
NSC Food Pantry
Hi NSC! Here’s a reminder of North Seattle College’s food pantry. We’re open every Tuesday from 4-7pm, come say hi!
The LGBTQIA+ Student Affinity Presents…
This month is a celebration of Black history, and NSC is kicking it off with a collaboration by the LGBTQIA+ Student Affinity Group! Join NSC on February 23rd for a highlight of Queer, Black representation.
Happy Black History Month!
Dear NSC… Happy Black History Month! This month is one of empowerment. Join us on Thursday, February 3rd for a presentation by Greg Hinton.
Happy Lunar New Year!
NSC wishes you a Happy Lunar New Year! Here’s to good luck, new beginnings, and good fortune.
Braiding Sweetgrass District Bookread
We have a new event coming up… a BIG ONE!
This year, Robin Wall-Kimmerer’s Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants is our choice for the District Book Read program. Join us on Zoom for an exploration of life and humanity on the world as we see it today. These book reads are meant to connect our college community, to delve into diversity on our campuses among students and staff alike.
Dates and links are posted below. Please don’t hesitate to join us! We look forward to reading and speaking with you.
Session 1: Friday, Feb. 18th, 3-4 PM
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- Suggested reading: Braiding Sweetgrass, Part 1
Session 2: Friday, March 11th, 3-4 PM
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- Suggested reading: Braiding Sweetgrass, Part 2
Session 3: Friday, April 12th, 3-4 PM
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- Suggested reading: Braiding Sweetgrass – Any – Exploration of selected themes
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Indigenous Connections to the Earth
On Thursday, January 20th, the Social Justice in Action Club will be presenting a panel comprised of Owen Oliver of the Quinault and Isleta Pueblo tribes and Joseph Aleck of the Swinomish, Tulalip, and Tiago-o-qui-ant tribe. In this panel, we are meant to hear about Oliver and Aleck’s lived experience, their connection to the land. Additionally, we will be presenting the story that is soon to be available to us at North Seattle, Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer. We hope you will join us!
Click the link HERE on January 20th, and 4pm to join.
Be True to What You Said On Paper: Reflecting on MLK’s Challenge to America
Join us this Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Zoom to reflect on Dr. King’s appeal to America over 50 years ago and the work that still needs to be done to get there.
Winter Climate Justice Panel!
Featuring: Deepa Bhandaru, Caroline Pew, Paula Rebsom, and Tracy Furutani
Tuesday, February 8, 2022
Youtube Live: https://bit.ly/WCJYT
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