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Los Angeles as a Model of Urban Resilience

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Portion of green, Envisioning California 2015 Poster

A resilient city is one that prepares to address shocks, such as natural disasters and the impacts of climate change, by addressing the ongoing physical, social, and economic challenges that can make it difficult to respond to disruptions.  Join us for a conversation about Los Angeles’s ability to respond to adverse events in a panel discussion led by Patt Morrison, LA Times Columnist and KPCC Radio Host. Read more

Lecture: Selma to Saigon, The Civil Rights Movement and the Vietman War

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 4:00pm

Image os Selma to Saigon book cover

The Department of History | College of Social & Behavioral Sciences PRESENT:

Author, Daniel S. Lucks
Dr. Lucks will discuss his recently published book Selma to Saigon, which explores the impact of the Vietnam War on the civil rights movement. He will examine the war’s impact on the lives of leaders such as Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and Stokely Carmichael, as well as other activists like Muhammad Ali who faced the threat of military draft. Read more

DROWSY CHAPERONE, a musical comedy

Friday, March 20, 2015 - 7:00pm to Sunday, March 22, 2015 - 10:00pm

The Drowsy Chaperone poster-title over a LP

This double TONY Award-winner for BEST SCORE and BEST BOOK mixes together a man reminiscing about his favorite 1920's musical, a pair of lovers on the eve of their wedding, a bumbling best man, a desperate theatre producer, a not-so-bright hostess, two gangsters posing as pastry chefs, a misguided Don Juan, and an intoxicated chaperone and delivers a show soup dense with delicious delight.  Read more


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