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Chumash Language & Culture

Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 9:30am to 10:45am

Chumash painted cave detail

HAKU! (that means "hello") The Chumash are the indigenous people of nearby coastal California – did you know Malibu’s name is derived from the Chumash word humaliwo (“where the surf sounds loudly”)?  Read more

Noche de Ofrende

Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Dia de los Muertes MECHA poster

This year we will have a two-day celebration starting Thursday, October 31, with the Noche de Ofrenda.

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MICCAILHUITL: Dia de los Muertos

Friday, November 1, 2013 - 6:00pm

Dia de los Muertes MECHA poster

Live music, Danzas, vendors, food, speakers, and elaborate altars meant to honor those who have passed. Every one of all ages is welcome to come celebrate life, whether past or present. Read more

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The Promise of Contemporary Primatology

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 4:00pm

Erin P. Riley

The Department of Anthropology proudly presents the 19th Annual Keith Morton Memorial Lecture: The Promise of Contemporary Primatology, Advancing the Study of the Human-Nonhuman Primate Interface in the 21st Century. Read more

Challenging President Trump's "Muslim Ban"

Monday, February 27, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

No Muslim Ban!

President Donald Trump signed Executive Order 13769 on 1/27 which limits entry for individuals from 7 predominantly Muslim countries and for all refugees into the U.S. The order has been legally challenged and fiercely opposed by American Muslims and non-Muslims.
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