Annual Awards & Scholarship Gala

In Memory of Dr. Milton A. Gordon

Bonjour Laissez le bon temp rouler 


It's Mardi Gras!
"Laissez le bon temps rouler"

~ Let the good times roll ~

The African American Faculty and Staff Association is proud to host its Annual Awards and Scholarship Gala. All proceeds from this event will generate future scholarships for CSUF students in memory of
President Milton A. Gordon.

Please join us as we honor our outstanding emeriti, faculty, and staff
with an evening of dinner and dancing.

 Friday, March 15, 2019

5:30pm - 11:00pm

Titan Student Union Pavilions

Adult event only! (18 years and older)

Guests are encouraged to dress in semi-formal attire.


Dr. Milton A. Gordon's Biography

The impact of Dr. Milton A. Gordon's leadership will forever be felt at this University and in the lives and family legacies of the approximately 122,000 Titans — more than half of the University’s total alumni — who graduated during his 22-year tenure as president...[read more]

Event Admission & Registration

This event requires a registration.  Register EARLY!   

CSUF Faculty/Staff - $30

CSUF Alumni - $30

Non CSUF Students - $30

Non CSUF Guests - $30

Current CSUF Students (CWID required) - $30

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Outstanding Award recipients

Please join us as we honor the following recipients for an Outstanding Award category.  

  • Jacqueline OtisOutstanding Staff
  • Dr. Dawn Person, Outstanding Faculty 
  • Dr. J. Owens Smith, AAFSA Recognition Award   
  • Student Scholarship Recipient annouced at event 


Parking is FREE. Guests should park in the   State College Parking Structure (SCPS)   as designated on the   campus mapPDF File Opens in new window  . The parking structure is located on State College Blvd between Entrance #5 and #6. “SCPS” on the map is the closest parking to the event which will be held in the   Titan Student Union Building in the Pavilions, marked “TSU" on the map.

Parking is available for guests with disabilities in Lot R. Please be sure that your disabled placard is displayed.

Opportunity Drawing tickets

All event admissions listed above include 1 ticket for the Opportunity Drawing.  At the event, additional Opportunity Drawing tickets will be available for purchase.  You don't want to miss out on this opportunity!  

Opportunity Drawing Assistance

Donations for our opportunity drawing are needed.  If you have a donation or a lead in mind for donations, please contact LaTanya Henderson, Gala Committee Chair, at   

Thank you in advance for your consideration!

Thank you in languages

Directions to CSUF

Please refer to our Parking and Transportation Services  website 
for directions to CSUF.



A Special Thank You to our Sponsors! 



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Please contact: LaTanya Henderson, Gala Committee Chair

African American Faculty and Staff Association (AAFSA)

(657) 287-4975 |