Post Elections Event & Student Resources
Talanoa: Community Dialogue
Wednesday, November 4 at 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Talanoa is a traditional word used in the Pacific Islands to describe community dialogue. Mana is hosting a Talnoa to provide space for our Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students to process their through and emotions amidst election season. We invite you to join us and hear our student and community perspectives.
Post Election Feels
Wednesday, November 4 at 11:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
Sign up at: tinyurl.com/sjecpost
The SJEC will have an open virtual space where all are welcome to reflect on this year’s election. The SJEC staff will help you understand the results in real time. Mental Health counselors will be “on call” if you’d like to process with a professional.
Tuesday, November 3 from 6 pm- 8 pm
Mental Health Support Group (for undocumented students and their families). Join UPRISE Mental Health Counselor Berenice Badillo as election coverage begins to roll in to build community and support through creative outlets.Email firstname.lastname@example.org for a link to the session.
Undocu Post-Election Listening Sessions
Wednesday, November 4 at 11:00 - 12:00 pm & 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Hosted by Dr. Yvette Floresfor students, faculty, and staff.
Dr. Flores is a clinical psychologist with expertise in Mental Health and has experience guiding political conversations by helping community members process their feelings while building community. The purpose of these listening sessions is to create a space for students, staff, and allies to learn to process their emotions and build a community of undocumented students and allies across the state. Please encourage your students to participate in this event.
Black Student Support Group
Join us for a time of healing and empowerment for Black students at MiraCosta College
Thursday, November 5 3:00pm on Zoom
Email- Nikki Gee for the meeting link and password at Ngee@miracosta.edu.
Associated Student Government
Focused on helping students understand what everything means that will be happening following the November 3 election date such as counting process, terminology, and anything else that might be relevant. Join the ASG for a community conversation following the election to discuss advocacy and next steps our community can take to keep the conversation for change going. During each session, mental health counselors will be on call to support students.
- Thursday, November 5: “So, what does this mean?” 12-1 on Zoom (click link to attend session)
- Tuesday, November 10: “What can we do now?” 12-1 on Zoom
Mental Health Counseling
MiraCosta College mental health counseling team is available to provide drop-in sessions via Zoom. There are also mental health counseling groups available and more information can be found here. Health Services is open Monday through Wednesday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Students can reach out by calling 760.795.6675 to request a drop-in counseling session, or they can email email@example.com to check on available appointments. Students can also contact us via our scheduling form at miracosta.edu/healthservices.
First Friday Forum: Friday, November 6 at 4:30pm
The Black Alliance is a collective of Black students, staff, faculty, administrators, and alumni that work in collaboration to recognize issues and needs on campus as it relates to the Black community.
PRISM: Affirming space for all LGBTQIA+ Students
In collaboration with Student Equity, this space provides an opportunity to share experiences, speak about the nuances of their identities, and build community. Facilitated by Van Ethan Levy. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information & link.