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Campus Healing and Processing Spaces

Upcoming Events


Past Events 

Facilitated by Office of Diversity, Equity and inclusion, UC Davis Student Affairs and Office for Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Moment of Reflection at UC Davis

Duotoned blue image of Memorial Union with white text that reads: "Campuswide Moment of Reflection Feb 1, 12pm".
Wed, February 1, 2023 • 12:00pm 

In-person at Memorial Union South Patio | virtual

Join UCD staff, faculty and students on Wednesday on the Memorial Union Patio South for a Campuswide Moment of Reflection to take a collective breath, acknowledge the lives lost and recent sequence of tragic events in California and across the nation, and be in community with each other.

  • For virtual attendees, join us at 12:10 wherever you are, marked with one-minute silence.

Healing Space at UC Davis Health

Thu, February 2, 2023 • 12-1:30pm 

In-person | Betty Irene Moore Hall

Dr. Hendry Ton will be leading an in-person healing circle from 12-1:30pm to allow time and a safe space for processing.
Please Register here. Please note that seating is limited for this healing circle session. 

The Office for Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion is organizing a virtual circle space offering details to be announced soon, please check our Upcoming Events schedule for new information to be added.

Lantern Ceremony

Lantern Ceremony event flyer
Tue, February 7, 2023 • 5-6pm 

Memorial Union Patio South

The lantern ceremony, held at the end of lunar new year, symbolizes togetherness, reconciliation and hope.

Join us for a community gathering to honor our collective grief regarding recent tragedies in California and across the nation. Luminarias and light refreshments provided while supplies last. 

Solidarity Circle

Tue, February 7, 2023 • 6-7:30pm 


Join the UC Davis Health Office for Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion for our virtual solidarity circle, facilitated by:

  • Mercedes Piedra, MS: Director of Healing Centered Education for UCDH Office for Health Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
  • Rangineh Azimzadeh Tehrani, MA, CPF: Founder of Solh Resolutions International

This virtual Rx Solidarity Circle session serve as an intentional space where we bear witness to each other's humanity. We invite you to this connective space for people to offer compassion, experience unity and sustain a practice of transformation. Register here.

Over the past several days, amidst Lunar New Year, spaces have been held by the Strategic Asian and Pacific Islander Retention Initiative (SAandPIRI) (see event info), and the Asian Pacific American Systemwide Alliance (APASA). Campus entities also held Drop-in Reflective Spaces on January 30 and 31 in South Hall.