Greenleaf Slam Schedule

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Award Recipients

Best Overall Presentation: Amanda Cabanilla

Best Presentation Addressing Gender Issues: Nicole Knupp

Ortiz Program Award for Cultural Awareness: Jocelyn Lopez

Best Group Project: Diana Yoon, Juan Navarro, Melissa King, and Jordan Fong

Audience Favorites: Alyse James, Courtney Jeffers, Regina Valencia, Sofia Duenas & Leslie Caamal

Schedule for the Greenleaf Slam

(revised March 28, 2016)

12:00 PM – 12:30 PM Social Mixer and Refreshments

12:30 PM – 12:45 PM Introduction, Introduce Panel of Judges (DLA StuTech)

12:45 PM – 1:15 PM Alyse James, Minority Groups in the Punk Scene:  Before There Was Punk, There Was a Band Called Death

1:15 PM – 1:45 PM Amanda Cabanilla, “Form, Function, and Structure: Online Dating While Fat”

1:45 PM – 2:15 PM Nicole Knupp, “Pushing Against Cis-ciety: Punks Confront the Gender Binary

2:15 PM – 2:45 PM Courtney Jeffers, “Digital Story: Over” 

2:45 PM – 3:15 PM Jocelyn Lopez, “Chingona

3:15 PM – 3:45 PM Diana Yoon, Juan Navarro, Melissa King, and Jordan Fong, “WC Sustainability Education & Awareness through Digital Media

3:30 PM Deadline to sign up for the Open Mic

3:45 PM – 4:30 PM OPEN MIC Lightning Presentations – Regina Valencia, Sofia Duenas & Leslie Caamal

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM Awards Ceremony and Closing Remarks

Music and food will be provided throughout the event, thanks to the generosity of the ASWC Senate and Poet Media.

Confirmed Faculty and Staff Judges

The Greenleaf Slam will feature a panel of impartial faculty and staff to evaluate students and decide upon awards in the various disciplines. Thus far the following faculty and staff have agreed to serve as judges:

  • Deborah Allison (LEAP) 
  • Nadine Barragan (Cultural Center)
  • Michelle Chihara (English)
  • Laurel Crump (Library)
  • Cinzia Fissore (Biology & Environmental Science)
  • Bill Kronholm (Math)
  • Patricia Zurita (Office of Communications)


Many thanks to our generous sponsors for making this event possible:


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