This week in Akbayan

Community Conference

Community Conference is this Wednesday, April 11 at 5PM in HGH221. Come learn more about the present issues going on in our community and learn more about self identity issues!


What’s up all KAAMP families? KAAMP week is in full swing already. Each and every day of this week is something fun and exciting for all of you to participate in! This is a great opportunity for all of you kuyas, ates, adings, and KAAMP families to bond, spend quality time together and represent who is the baddest family! Don’t forget Wednesday is Ading Appreciation Day and Thursday is Kuya/Ate Appreciation Day. Check out pictures from the week on our instagram (akbayansjsu) or at our flickr here:

Cupcake Fundraiser & General Meeting

This Thursday, the Exclusive Interns are hosting a cupcake bake sale from 12-2PM. Cupcakes are $2.00 and can be customized with an array of toppings and frosting. Also, the interns will be hosting our fourth general meeting of the semester at 4:30PM in the Almaden room. Come learn about the importance of education between the Philippines and the United States. Also, special shoutout to Akbayan member Charlene Estolas who’s birthday is on this day. Go greet her happy birthday and buy her a cupcake!!!

Constitutional Amendments

There are a few new constitutional amendments proposed involving multiple positions on cabinet. Please look at the following pdf file for the proposed amendments as well as who to contact for any questions, comments, or concerns. Amendment Press Release

PCN 2011: Luzonia Premiere

The date is finally here. PCN: Luzonia will have it’s first screening this Saturday at 6PM in WSQ207. This is a free event, but donations are highly appreciated and will go towards this year’s Luzonia. Also, the interns will be selling snacks and refreshments for $1. DVD presales will be taken at this event. Invite all your friends, relive Luzonia, and get hyped for this year’s PCN: S.P.A.M.


Just a few reminders for the cast: be sure to pay your registration fees ASAP. The fees are $50 due by the 18th, and the fee increases $10 for every week after that. Also, be sure to contact media to take your cast photos. E-mail media at
Lastly, this weekend is super weekend! There will be practice on both Saturday and Sunday at 3PM. It’s imperative that you all show up because we will be taking group dance photos on these days and if you aren’t present, you won’t be in your aspect’s photo. As for purchasing tickets, check out the post below this one!