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2009-2010 Email Updates VSU

VSU Internship Applications are out!

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Thanks to those who came to our 1st General Meeting of the year! We hope you all continue to come out to our future GM’s and events! Look out for updates!!

GAINING/IMPROVING LEADERSHIP SKILLS? Learning more about Vietnamese issues? MEETING NEW PEOPLE & MAKING NEW FRIENDS? Eating home-cooked Vietnamese Food? GETTING INVOLVED??

Then, VSU Internship is for YoU!

**Fill out the attached documents (2 parts). Very simple, and fun! Return the completed application to the folder outside the VSU Office (Kerkchoff 413), to any VSU Staff member, or to

If you have any questions, contact Van Huynh, Internal Vice President at or call (925) 698-9413.

APPLICATIONS DUE BY FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2009 5:00 pm. For any extenuating circumstances, contact Van for an extension. 🙂

Thank you and good luck!

Part 1 of 2 VSU Internship Application 2009_2010

Part 2 of 2 VSU Internship Application 2009_2010

2009-2010 Email Updates VSU

VSU Goes to CPO Welcome Reception

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VSU will meet at the Bruin Bear at 6:30pm

LOUDER THAN WORDSA Culture of Action in the Community

UCLA Ackerman Grand Ballroom  Wednesday October 14, 2009  7-9pm

Join the UCLA Community Programs Office (CPO) in its biggest kick-off event of the year! With over 75 different areas on campus coming together for one event – from student groups to departments – you don’t want to miss out!

The CPO has played a pivotal role in student life at UCLA for over 40 years. As one of the most diverse areas on campus, CPO’s longstanding commitment to serving our communities is unlike any other in the nation. Now, it’s time to continue our tradition and culture of action in the community! Remember, actions speak LOUDER THAN WORDS! So stop talking and get involved!


Special Guest Speakers:
USAC President Cinthia Flores
Keynote Speaker Alberto Retana

L.A. Street Dance Collective
Envision Vocals

Samahang Pilipino

Community Service Projects:
4 Real HOP – Advancing Careers in Engineering and Science (ACES) – African Education Projet (AEP) – Barrio Youth Alternatives Project (BaYA) – Adelante Tutoring Program – Latinas Guiding Latinas (LGL) – Projecting Minds – Asian Dental Care (ADC) – Asian Pacific Health Corps (APHC) – Black Hypertension Project (BHP) – Black/Latino AIDS Project (BLAIDS) – DoT Org – Latin American Dental Services (LADS) – Latino Student Health Project (LSHP) – South Central Care – UMMA Volunteer Project – IDEAS AB540 Project – IMHOME – Incarcerated Tutorial Project (IYTP) – Project 1 – Proyecto de Jornaleros – Raza Youth Empowerment Project (RYEP) – Teach 4 Change

Student Initiated Access Center:
American Indian Recruitment (AIR) – Higher Opportunity Program for Education (HOPE) – MEChA de UCLA’s Xinachtli – Mentors for Academic and Peer Support (MAPS) – Pacific Islander Education and Retention (PIER) – Students Heightening Academic Performance through Education (SHAPE) – Samahang Pilipino Advancing Community Empowerment (SPACE)

Student Retention Center:
Academic Supports Program (ASP) – MEChA Calmecac – Retention for American Indians Now (RAIN) – Samahang Pilipino Education and Retention (SPEAR) – Southeast Asian Campus Learning Education and Retention (SEA CLEAR)

UCLA Academic Advancement Program – UCLA Volunteer Center – UCLA African Studies Center – UCLA Center for Student Programming – UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center – UCLA LGBT Center – USAC President’s Office – USAC Internal Vice-President’s Office – USAC External Vice-President’s Office – USAC Academic Affairs Commission – USAC Community Service Commission – USAC Cultural Affairs Commission – USAC Financial Supports Commission – USAC Student Welfare Commission – USAC General Representative 1 – Afrikan Student Union – American Indian Student Association – Asian Pacific Coalition – Concerned Asian Pacific Islander Students for Action – Conciencia Libre – MEChA de UCLA – Muslim Student Association – Pacific Islands Student Association – Queer Alliance – Samahang Pilipino – Vietnamese Student Union