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The Peralta Community College District cordially invites you to our 50th Anniversary Grand Reception, October 30

3 October 2014

50th Anniversary Reception

image007“Celebrating the Past and Building for the Future” Guest Speaker: Congresswoman Barbara Lee. Thursday at 6pm, October 30, 2014 in the Newton/Seale Student Lounge at Merritt College. Call (510) 466-7206 for information and tickets.

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Latino Heritage Celebration at Merritt College, October 7

1 October 2014

ASMC Latin@ Heritage  Independence

ASMC invites you to join us in celebrating Latin@ Heritage & Independence. Come and experience Latin@ Art, Music, Food, Danza, Speakers and Soul Healing. The celebration will take place on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 in the Huey P. Newton & Bobby Seale Student Lounge in Building R-110 from 12:30 to 4:00 pm. Food will be provided.


For more information contact:

Dr. Lilia Chavez
Interim Director, Student Activities & Campus Life
ASMC Advisor
Merritt College
12500 Campus Drive
Oakland, Ca. 94619
Phone: (510) 434-3982

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Merritt College Malcolm X Birthday Commemoration featuring Dr. Molefi Kete Asante, May 13

7 May 2014

asante-flyer-jpeg1-e1398736496408Tuesday, May 13, 5:30 p.m. in the Merritt College Huey P. Newton/Bobby Seale Student Lounge

Merritt College is proud to announce that Dr. Molefi Kete Asante, Professor and Chair of the Department of African-American Studies at Temple University, will speak  at Merritt College on Tuesday, May 13, at 5:30 p.m., in the Student Center.  Considered by his peers to be one of the most distinguished contemporary scholars, Asante has published 74 books.  Dr. Asante became chair of the African American Studies Program at Temple University where he created the first Ph.D. Program in African American Studies in 1987.  He has written more than 500 articles and essays for journals, books and magazines and is the founder of the theory of Afrocentricity.  You can find more information about Dr. Asante at All are welcome and encouraged to attend this event.

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Food Matters Event: April 22 – Integrated Learning at Merritt College

19 April 2014

Food Matters Flyer (1)Tuesday, April 22, 2014 12:30-2:00 p.m., Newton-Seale Student Lounge

Q. What is Integrative Learning?

A. Integrative Learning is a learning theory describing integrated lessons helping students make connections across curricula.

Q. What integrated topic did Merritt faculty and students engage in this spring?

A. Food! 17 faculty and over 400 students participated in our FOOD MATTERS project across the curriculum this spring!

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An Historic Panel Discussion and film trailer preview at Merritt College

17 September 2013

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