Thursday, September 12, 2013
11:00 am - 12:15 pm - West Valley Room, University Student Union
The Annual Kazi Nazrul Islam Lecture
"The Detective and the Poet: Why Did Kazi Nazrul Islam Court Controversy?"
Dr. Rachel Fell McDermott, Barnard College
West Valley Room, USU
For more information contact Dr. Phyllis Herman, firstname.lastname@example.org or 818/677-3925.
Sponsored by the Religious Studies Department
Dr. Phyllis K. Herman
Department of Religious Studies
Coordinator, Asian Studies Interdisciplinary Program California State University, Northridge
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
11:00 am - 12:15 pm - Juniper Hall 1212
Discovering Israel Through Archaeology: Past, Present, Future
Presented by Moshe Goldin
Moshe Goldin, a licensed Israel tour guide and former geography teacher, will speak about archaeology in Israel today.
Please call (818) 677-4724 or email email@example.com to reserve a seat.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm - Whitsett Room, SH 451
You are cordially Invited
Civil Discourse and Social Change Reception
Speakers: Dr. Harry Hellenbrand, Dr. William Watkins, Rev. James Lawson, Dr. Marta Lopez-Garza, Dr. Theresa White, and Sr. Adolfo Lagomasino.
Refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, October 01, 2013
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm - Linda Nichols Joseph English Reading Room
âThe Science of Science Fiction,â represents a rare opportunity to discuss the relationships between science and science fiction, research and speculation.
The event is a talk by Kevin R. Grazier, Ph.D., a former research scientist for NASAâs Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the science advisor to popular television series such as Defiance, Falling Skies, and Battlestar Galactica as well as the brand-new film Gravity.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
11:00 am - 3:15 pm - USU, Northridge Center
The Institute for Sustainability is hosting a CSUN Campus Sustainability Day event on TRASH on Tuesday, October 22 11am - 3:15pm in the USU Northridge Center.
11:00am-12:15pm: "Bag It" A film about our dirty love affair with trash followed by Q&A with a panel of experts
12:30-1:45pm: "Building a Triple Bottom Line Company: Why, how to succeed, and challenges to expect"
-Megan Havrda, EcoAdvisory Board Chairwoman, BeGreen Packaging
"Simplicity: A shovel, a wheelbarrow and a bag of seeds"
-Kreigh Hampel, Recycling Coordinator, City of Burbank
2:00-3:15pm: "Capitalism Must Die! Our Planet is not Expendable"
-Stephanie McMillan, award-winning political cartoonist
11:00am-3:00pm: Bring your old ink-jet cartridges and cell phones for recycling! Sponsored by AS Campus Recycling Services
Get involved with the Thirst Project! Visit their table to find out more.
Monday, October 28, 2013
(CANCELLED)Second Annual Amado Foundation Lecture in Jewish Ethics: The Good News on Global Violence Reduction, the Bad News on America, and How Interfaith Relations Can Help Shape our Future
9:30 am - 10:45 am - University Student Union, Thousand Oaks Room
Second Annual Amado Foundation Lecture in Jewish Ethics:
âThe Good News on Global Violence Reduction, the Bad News on America, and How Interfaith Relations Can Help Shape our Futureâ (see website for more details)
Presented by Marc Gopin, Ph.D.
Marc Gopin is the Director of the Center for World Religions, Diplomacy and Conflict Resolution (CRDC), the James H. Laue Professor at the School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University, Arlington, Virginia, USA, and co-owner of MEJDI, a peace tourism business that embraces the multiple narratives of indigenous peoples. Gopin has pioneered projects at CRDC in Afghanistan, Iran, Syria, Palestine and Israel. He received his Ph.D. in Ethics from Brandeis University and is the author of five books.
RSVP. Please call (818) 677-4724 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a seat.
Jewish Studies Program
California State University, Northridge
Northridge, CA 91330-8415