Bldg 65, Room 217 (UU217)
Bldg. 65, Room 217
Second Year Graduate Student
Program in Public Policy
Irebid is the Graduate assistant for the Gender Equity Center. She is very passionate about achievement through education and giving back to her community. Irebid is committed to helping the migrant community through volunteer work. On her time off, She enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, and dancing.
Austine de los Santos
Senior in Theatre
This is Austine first year working for the Gender Equity Center. She was inspired to work for the program after being an actress in last year’s production of OWN. She is passionate about telling the stories of all marginalized people in a positive light in order to combat the societal stereotypes regarding sexuality, race, and more.
Senior in History, Minor in Statistics and Ethics, Public Policy, Science, and Technology
Vanaaisha is passionate about raising awareness/giving a platform to issues/experiences pertaining to women of color within the CCCs. Her hobbies include listening to podcasts and singing occasionally.
Senior in Pure Mathematics
As a student assistant of the Gender Equity Center, Stephanie is passionate about disrupting society's pre-existing notions of the gender binary and gender roles so that all are free to live as they are. Her favorite projects she has worked on include OWN: Original Women’s Narratives, WomenKind, and Queer Women Wednesdays.
Sophomore in Comparative Ethnic Studies
Leilani is passionate about Radical Love, Decolonization, Black Power, Queer Radical Black Feminist. Beside of that, she also enjoy learning about Intercommunal relations, & Intersectionality.
Junior in Political Science, Minor in Women's & Gender Studies and Media, Arts, Society, and Technology
Katie is a student assistant for the Gender Equity Center who is passionate about pop culture, and advocating for the representation of strong women and queer folks in TV & film. Katie is also passionate about using her voice to amplify others and using creativity to influence social change. Katie's other involvements include being a student assistant for the Women's & Gender Studies department, campus activism, and social justice organizations (Triotia, Students for Quality Education, Original Women's Narratives, WomenSpeak and Queer Student Union).
Senior in Psychology, concentrated in Family & Clinical Counseling and Child Development Minor
Kristin passionate about focusing on the intersectional identities that enhance the beauty of the community around her as well as how these identities are marginalized within that same community. She strives to continue to learn about herself as a Black woman from a Low SES background and also the identities of the people around her so that she can be a support system for them.
Senior in Anthropology/Geography, Concentration & Minor in Ethnic Studies
Cassandra is passionate about challenging the patriarchy and learning how to combat other systems of oppression. She is a student intern at the GEC, she have worked/volunteered for New Student and Transition Programs, and she is a member of the Cal Poly Club Field Hockey Team. She also love avocados and cats.
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