Lecture/Panel/Debate/Seminar Events

A Panel Discussion on the Field of Behavior Analysis

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:15pm

Psychology Department

Applied Behavior Analysis Speaker Series:

The Psychology Department and the CSUN Student Association for Behavior Analysis presents a A Panel Discussion on the Field of Behavior Analysis with practicing behavior analysts.
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CESPA Roundtable Discussion on Cuba

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Oviatt Library

A group of faculty traveled to Cuba during summer, sponsored by The Center for the Study of the People of the Americas (CESPA).  You are invited to attend a Roundtable Discussion of their trip. Read more

Sustainability Day 2015

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 9:30am to 1:45pm

Sustainability Day Fall 2015

The Institute for Sustainability is hosting our annual Campus Sustainability Day on Tuesday, October 20 in the USU Northridge Center for all to attend. This year’s theme is “Building Resilience” and we look forward to sharing ideas on sustainability and resiliency. Read more

CSUN-al Gardening Class: Remarkable Bulbs to Know and Grow

Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 9:00am to 11:00am

flowers of Boophane disticha

Albuca, Boophone, Calibanus, Eucrosia, Lachenalia, OrnithogalumTricyrtis, Zephyranthes—exotic-sounding names for some of the bulbs that can be grown in southern California. Like cherished friends that arrive with a visual fanfare of blooms, bulbs share their beautiful display, and then go away. Several months later, the new growth peeking above the soil heralds the return of these dear friends. Read more

Chinese Philanthropy in China and Los Angeles

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Professor Victor Shaw

Prof. Victor Shaw has recently completed a research study of the practice and culture of philanthropy in contemporary China - where organized philanthropy as we know it in the U.S. is still a new development. Professor of Sociology in CSUN’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Shaw did site work twice in China for this research, supported by a grant from the HIRI Nonprofit Research Fellowships endowment at CSUN. For more information about this lecture, please Read more

A Room From Damascus in LA

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 4:00pm

Islamic room - detail

A Lecture by Linda Komaroff. Dr. Komaroff has served as the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's Curator of Islamic Art and Department Head, Art of the Middle East, since 1995. She is the author and editor of several books, including an edited volume entitled "Exhibiting the Middle East: Collections and Perceptions of Islamic Art" (Ars Orientalis, vol. 30, 2000), and has  Read more

CAMINO Family Day

Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

logo reads camino

Do you ever think of going to graduate school but wonder if you really could?  Take an informative look into the life of a graduate student through CAMINO Family Day at CSUN.  You'll discover links to educational resources, such as the CAMINO Program, and get a chance to meet some of the people who promote graduate student success at CSUN.  Whether you're already a CAMINO scholar, or wondering what it would be like to pursue the dream of grad school, you'll learn from a panel of experts and participants will also share their experience and insights. This is a day for friends, family members, future students and anyone who wants to know more about what grad school at CSUN is like. And it's free! Read more