Student Life Events

October Events

We may be online but are staying connected! Enjoy Student Life’s virtual programming on your laptop and your phone! As we continue Distance Learning, Student Life has a variety of events, giveaways, and opportunities to build community at Kingsborough.

To get information on events, check out our website and follow us on Instagram: @kccstudentlife!

Event: Involvement Fair Week
Description: Want to join a student organization and get involved on campus? Check out Involvement Fair Week as different student organizations speak about their mission and activities on campus. Meet new friends, become leaders, and build community!
Dates: Tuesday, September 29 – Thursday, October 1

  1. Tuesday, September 29 - Academic, Honors, and Student Publications Organizations
  2. Wednesday, September 30 - Identity-Based/Cultural, Religious/ Faith-Based, and Social Justice Organizations
  3. Thursday, October 1 - Professional/Career, Social/Hobbies, and Leadership & Service Organizations

Time: 1 PM (all days)
Zoom Link:

Event: Kahoot! Trivia: Latinx Heritage Month
Description: How well do you know Latinx history, pop culture, music, and icons? Play Trivia with Kahoot! To play, download Kahoot! or use the link and code provided on the @kccstudentlife bio. Code and theme will be posted Monday at 9 AM and will be available until Tuesday at 12 AM (midnight). Top 3 winners will receive electronic gift cards to use towards the KCC Bookstore.
Date: Monday, October 5- Tuesday, October 6
Time: 9 AM - 12 AM (midnight) on Kahoot!
Location: Link will be posted day of on @kccstudentlife’s bio

Event: BINGO! For Books!
Description: Play BINGO! with a musical twist! Multiple chances to win money for the KCC Bookstore! Up to $200 for books! Bring your best BINGO! Game to pay for your books.
Date: Monday, October 5
Time: 4 PM
Location: Zoom
Meeting ID: 947 2434 2151

Event: Mucho Mucho Amor with Healer Nataley Renteria
Description: Do you like astrology? Learn about the most famous Puerto Rican astrologer that captured the lives of many around the world in Netflix’s documentary, Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado. The event will have Nataley Renteria, a queer Afro-Colombian energy-worker and healer, speak on her work in the community. Students that participate in the event will enter a raffle to receive a free reading from Nataley Renteria.
Date: Tuesday, October 6
Time: 1 PM
Location: Zoom
Meeting ID: 966 1527 2230

Event: Immigration and COVID in the Latinx Community
Description: In collaboration with SU&IC, this event invites a Puerto Rican Immigration Lawyer to discuss the current immigration policies affecting the Latinx immigration community during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Date: Wednesday, October 7
Time: 2 PM
Location: Zoom
Meeting ID: 920 0382 9704

Event: National Lesbian Day Art Performance
Description: Celebrate National Lesbian Day with performers Nia and Ness a Black, an out-lesbian couple and performance art duo, whose work serves as a visual-auditory diary of their daily lives.
Date: Thursday, October 8
Time: 2 PM
Location: Zoom
Meeting ID: 983 0631 4497

Event: National Coming Out Day
Description: Join Safe Zone on National Coming Out Day to recognize members of the LGBTQ+ community that have openly “come out” or have been silenced because of their sexuality or gender identity/expression. Safe Zone will have members of the KCC community share their stories and present resources for students.
Date: Tuesday, October 13
Time: 3 PM
Location: Zoom
Zoom Meeting ID: 985 0682 1322

Event: International Pronoun Day & Disclosure Screening
Description: Join Safe Zone on International Pronouns Day which seeks to make respecting, sharing, and educating about personal pronouns commonplace. Safe Zone will share resources and screen Netflix’s Disclosure, a documentary showcasing leading trans creatives and thinkers perspectives on Hollywood’s impact on trans representation. Students can also share their pronouns with the hashtag #KCCPronouns and tag @kccstudentlife.
Date: Thursday, October 15
Time: 3 PM
Location: Zoom
Zoom Meeting ID: 978 2703 6590

Event: Spirit Day & Photo Collage
Description: Join KCC as we wear purple to support LGBTQ+ youth and to speak out against bullying. Spirit Day is the largest LGBTQ+ anti-bullying campaign in the world that started in 2010. KCC community can join the Zoom Meeting to take the pledge and group photo or can submit a photo with the hashtag #KCCSpiritDay and tag @kccstudentlife.
Date: Monday, October 19
Time: 2 PM
Location: Zoom
Zoom Meeting ID: 944 5566 6695

Event: IG Challenge: Vogue
Description: Strike a POSE! Send us your best voguing pose or ballroom walk! The Office of Student Life will select ­ONE winner for a $50 giveaway to the KCC Bookstore. Follow rules to enter!
Rules: In order to enter a chance win the $50 giveaway, participant must be a current KCC student, like the post, and follow @kccstudentlife. Choose one of the following options:

  1. If student’s IG account is PUBLIC: Tag @kccstudentlife in either an IG grid post or IG story.
  2. If student’s IG account is PRIVATE: DM @kccstudentlife your photo.

Winner must provide EmplID to receive prize. All entries agree to give The Office of Student permission to post their photo on their social media.
Dates: Monday, October 26 – Friday, October 30
Location: Student Life IG @kccstudentlife

Event: Drag Queen IG Live
Description: Q & A with Brita Filter, the stage name of Jesse Havea, an American drag queen who has appeared on Shade: Queens of NYC and the twelfth season of RuPaul's Drag Race. Join in as Brita Filter discusses the history and impact of drag and NYC Ballroom.
Date: Wednesday, October 28
Time: 3 pm
Location: Student Life IG @kccstudentlife