Ethnic Studies Summit II
LAC, M-114


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Learn about Ethnic Studies, Culturally Relevant Teaching, and Education Advocacy. Event is FREE and food will be provided!

Sponsored by: School of Social Sciences, History/Political Science/Ethnic Studies, Reading and Teacher Preparation, Student Equity, Labor Center.

Who Should Attend?

  • Students (particularly those interested in careers in education)
  • Faculty (Flex approved)
  • Community Partners (local educators)

Day/Time: Thursday, Nov. 3, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Keynote/Lunch/Closing: M-114, Liberal Arts Campus, Long Beach City College
Keynote/workshops by veteran Ethnic Studies professors and K-12 teachers

Dr. Miguel Zavala
CSULA Associate Professor of Urban Education

Dr. Sean Arce
Ethnic Studies Consultant, Ethnic Studies
Educator, Co-Founder of TUSD Mexican
American Studies Program

Karyn and Kimberly Thomas
Ethnic Studies and Social Studies Educators


If you require accommodations, please contact the Disabled Students Programs & Services (DSPS) at least 72 hours prior to the event at (562) 938-4558 or (562) 938-4833 (TTY) or If you require sign language interpreting services, please contact Stephanie Bonales at or (562) 938-4918.
If you require Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) services, please contact Sunita Shelly: / 562.938.4947 or Sonia Leticia Vélez: at least 5 business days prior to the event. Please note requests are based on provider availability, the more advance notice the better.