CACQI is honored to create an inclusive, welcoming and affirming campus climate by supporting various programs and events throughout the year. Our primary programs include, but are not limited to:
LGBTQ+ Meet n' Greet — a social event designed to introduce incoming students to current LGBTQ+ community at UC Merced. All UC Merced faculty and staff members, undergraduate and graduate students, and post docs are welcome to attend this program offered during Welcome Week.
Rainbow Lunch Series — a bring your own lunch series created specifically for LGBTQ+ identified faculty, staff members and post docs.
Lavender Community Unite — a social luncheon created to bring together our LGBTQ+ and allied community. All UC Merced faculty, staff, undergraduate and graduate students, and post docsare welcome to attend this program offered during Pride Week.