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Andrés Manuel López Obrador

Friday, March 28, 2014 - 6:00pm

AMLO at CSUN

Andrés Manuel López Obrador will speak on the privatization of Mexico's natural and educational resources and contemporary Mexican Politics. He just published a book titled "Neo-Profirismo: Hoy como ayer." A Q&A session will follow in hopes of engaging in discussion that draws comparisons and contrasts between what is happening Mexico and the United States. Read more

Jason Wallach: activist and documentary filmmaker

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 2:00pm

Jason Wallach - Until the Last Drop

Until the last drop: Tales from el Salvador's Agua Apocalypse, examines opposing visions of water management as they clash in El Salvador. This documentary provides an inside view of the Salvadoran movement against water privatization and battle over how to manage El Salvador's water, which could reverberate throughout Latin American, where water is becoming more and more scarce. Read more

Modern Russia Day

Friday, April 4, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

Moscow Onion Domes

Come take part in a Russian cultural event showcasing the multiple ties between CSUN and Russia. Sponsored by the College of Humanities and the Russian Studies Program. Read more

James Luna: Images, Monologues, and Emotions

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

James Luna

The American Indian Studies Program and American Indian Student Association is proud to present James Luna, one of the leading figures in contemporary American Indian art and a former CSUN student. Read more

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Representation Matters: The ‘Boat People’ from Vietnam and Refugee Policy in the late 1970s

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Lisa Tran

Although scholars have problematized the dichotomy between “migrant” as voluntary and economic, and “refugee” as forced and political, few case studies exist.  Focusing on the “boat people” who left Vietnam in the late 1970s (most of whom were ethnic Chinese) and resettled in the United States, Canada and Australia, Lisa Tran argues that while international and state policy  Read more

The Afterlife of Kazi Nazrul Islam’s Words of Resistance

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Sufia Uddin

Associate Professor at the Department of Religious Studies, Connecticut College, Sufia Uddin, will address the legacy of Kazi Nazrul Islam. He lamented British rule in India, religious conflict and violence. In his poetry and essays he condemned zealots. Uddin will explore the roots of his pluralist perspective and understanding of Islam in the life of the nation, Bengali society, and his own life. Read more

EOP Proudly Celebrates 48 Years

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:30pm

EOP Month Celebration 2016 Lede

September is EOP Month at California State University, Northridge and the Educational Opportunity Programs (EOP) is proud to host a celebration event to commemorate 48 years of continued student success. Read more