Chicano/Latino & Native American Graduation Celebration
Please join the Chicano/Latino Faculty and Staff Association members celebrate our graduates at the 24th Annual Chicano/Latino Graduation & Native American Graduation Celebration.
Date: Saturday, May 12, 2012
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: TSU, Pavilion ABC
General Admission: Free for Graduates; $30.00 per guest
Ticket Sales: March 21st through April 27that the Chicana and Chicano Resource Center (CRC).
Where do I pick up my Grad ticket and buy guest tickets? Tickets can be purchased at the Chicana and Chicano Resource Center Pollack Library South 171 Monday - Thursday, 8:30am-6:30pm, & Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm. Ticket sales: March 21st through April 27th or until sold out.
What does the general admission include? The admission includes a full course meal and program.
How many tickets can I buy? There is no limit to the number of tickets purchased. However, tickets are sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. Tickets are Non-Refundable/Non-Replaceable.
Can Tickets be purchased at the door? No. Tickets can ONLY be purchased through the Chicana and Chicano Resource Center in PLS- 171. Friday, May 4th is the Last day CRC will accept Credit Card or check as payment for purchase of guest tickets.
What do I get for participating? Participating students will receive a certificate and graduation sash. You must be in attendance to receive a sash. Any sashes left over will be sold for a cost of $25.00.
How should I dress? Business attire and/or semi-formal wear is recommended. Graduates are strongly encouraged to bring their cap and gown to the event.
What if I can’t participate, can I still get my graduation gifts? There is NO guarantee that sashes will be available after the event. Should there be left over sashes students can purchase a sash for $25.00.
Can children attend the event? Yes, children are welcome to attend. Tickets must be purchased for children 5 and over or for a child who will be sitting in a chair at the table.
How is seating coordinated? Seating is open and is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Guests are encouraged to arrive early to the event to select seating in a desired location. No saving seats. There is no guarantee that all family and friends will be able to sit at the same table.
What if I need special accommodations? (Wheelchair access, hearing impaired, crutches, deaf, etc) Please contact Rosalina Camacho at (657) 278-3928 to inform the committee of your needed accommodation. To insure the correct accommodation is secured, Ms. Camacho should be contacted at least two weeks before the event. (Monday, April 30, 2012).
What is the requirement to participate? Participants must have an expected graduation date of Fall 11, Spring 12 or Summer 2012.
Can I still participate if I did not get an invitation via e- mail? All students who anticipate graduating in Fall 11, Spring 12 and Summer 12 are invited to participate in the event. If a student did not receive an invitation and will be graduating in Fall 11 ,Spring 12 or Summer 2012, you are still welcome to participate. Go to the CRC to RSVP.
Will there be a slide show this year? Yes! Class of 2012 Graduates participating in the 24th annual Chicano/Latino & Native American Graduation Celebration are welcome to submit copy ready pictures showcasing community service, fundraisers, philanthropies, campus events, family gatherings, milestones, etc Please include the type of event and the people in the picture
along with your first and last name. All pictures must be received no later than Friday, May 4, 2012. NOT all pictures will be used in the
Please e-mail all pictures to: CRC@fullerton.edu Attention: Brenda or Eliza