Black Student Success Week is April 25-29, 2022. This year's theme, A Vision for Black Student Success: Creating a New Landscape to Succeed will focus on new approaches to ensure Black and African American students succeed at California Community Colleges as we recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. The week will kick off with remarks from U.S. Secretary of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona on Monday, April 25th.

The week's activities will be held virtually and include:

  • Daily webinars from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., called The Black Hour // Click Here to Register
  • Daily group discussion forums from 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., called The After Party // Registration links will be shared day of
  • A virtual advocacy day on Thursday, April 28, 2022, called The BlackOut // Click Here to Sign Up

Webinars will be held via Zoom and live-streamed on YouTube. Daily webinar topics are listed and linked below:

Monday, April 25 - Beyond Mattering: Centering the Student Narrative
Tuesday, April 26 - No Leaks: Securing the Pipeline for Black Student Success
Wednesday, April 27 - The Path to Transfer Success: A Clear Highway or a Traffic Jam
Thursday, April 28 - Transforming Black Student Success through Courageous State Leadership
Friday, April 29 - Using Radical Action: Showing Up as Your Authentic Self

Black Student Success Week
District Office
Moorpark College
Ventura College East Campus
Oxnard College
Ventura College