PUSD Celebrates the Legacy of Cesar Chavez

first_imgEducation PUSD Celebrates the Legacy of Cesar Chavez From STAFF REPORTS Published on Monday, April 1, 2013 | 5:06 pm Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena Community News The students and staff of the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) celebrated the life and legacy of civil rights leader César Chávez with learning and service activities in March.On March 12, The PUSD Board of Education passed a resolution recognizing the achievements of César Chávez. Students also completed entries for the district’s Sí, Se Puede essay and art contest honoring Chavez and fellow labor activist Dolores Huerta. The contest was developed in collaboration with Latino Heritage, the organization that promotes Latino arts, history and heritage in Pasadena and the San Gabriel Valley. Entries were judged by local historians, artists and community members. See the attached document for the full list of contest winners.PUSD officials, students and families also participated in El Centro de Acción Social’s annual César E. Chávez Commemoration and Peace Walk on Saturday, March 30. Civil rights activist Connie Rice delivered the keynote speech at the commemoration ceremony. Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Make a comment 4 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it HerbeautyThese Are 15 Great Style Tips From Asian WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty11 Signs Your Perfectionism Has Gotten Out Of ControlHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyHe Is Totally In Love With You If He Does These 7 ThingsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThe Most Heartwarming Moments Between Father And DaughterHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty9 Gorgeous Looks That Have Been Classic Go-tos For DecadesHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWant To Seriously Cut On Sugar? You Need To Know A Few TricksHerbeautyHerbeauty Subscribe Top of the News More Cool Stuffcenter_img Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Business News Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Community News faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,PCC – EducationVirtual Schools PasadenaDarrell Done EducationHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes First Heatwave Expected Next Week last_img read more