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Cultural Programs

The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) sponsors diverse cultural programming through the African Diasporic, American Indian, Chican@/Latin@, Middle Eastern and Asian American cultural resource centers. EOP provides cultural programs that facilitate interaction/collaboration between students of all cultural/ethnic backgrounds allowing them to gain an understanding of and appreciation for similarities and differences in each other and themselves. EOP Cultural Services helps to create an environment that celebrates and promotes the history, contributions, intellectual heritage, education and growth of students.

Examples of our cultural programming include:

  • Annual Grand Bazaar put on by our Multi Eastern Resource Center
  • First-Gen Fall Social
  • Annual Harvest Dinner hosted by our American Indian Cultural Resource Center
  • Dia De Los Muertos hosted by our Chicanx/Latinx Cultural Resource Center
  • Celebracion de la familia hosted by our Chicanx/Latinx Cultural Resource Center 
  • Lunar New Year hosted by our Asian Resource Center

For more information, please visit EOP's website. For further assistance and reservation requests, please contact the EOP office by phone (805) 893-4758 or email

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