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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


Friday, October 30, 2015 - 7:30pm to Sunday, November 8, 2015 - 2:00pm

Urinetown, the TONY Award-winning, splash-hit musical

Nordhoff Hall's Campus Theatre
Oct 30-31, Nov 1 [Friday through Sunday]
Nov 4-5-6-7-8, 2015 [Wednesday through Sunday]
Come celebrate the drought with us.  Greed, love, and revolution in a time when water is worth its weight in gold. 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

Liberation-Based Healing Conference “Challenging Inequities: Decolonizing Practices and Social Action”

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 8:15am to Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 5:00pm

Liberation-based healing conference logo

Please join us for the 10th Annual Liberation-Based Healing Conference “Challenging Inequities: Decolonizing Practices and Social Action”

The Liberation-Based Healing Conference presents strategies that promote relational healing and liberation from the oppressive patterns that structure society.

The conference is taking place on November 13-14 at California State University, Northridge! We have a dynamic and inspiring program featuring: Father Gregory Boyle (Homeboy Industries), Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Dr. Rhea Almeida (Institute for Family Services), David Banner (The Banner Foundation, Heal The Hood), and representatives from over 20 social justice organizations. For more information and to see a list of speakers, please Read more

Cloud Nine

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 7:30pm to Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 2:00pm

Cloud Nine graphic and play description

Experimental Theatre of the Valley Performing Arts Center
Nov 13-14-15 [Friday through Sunday]
Nov 18-19-20-21-22, 2015 [Wednesday through Sunday]
A time-shifting comedy of gender and sexuality set in 1880s Africa and 1980s London.  Read more

Sephardic Heritage and Culture

Monday, November 16, 2015 - 9:30am to 10:45am

Rabbi Daniel Bouskla

Rabbi Daniel Bouskila, director of the Sephardic Education Center, will share some of the rich cultural history of the Jews of Spain and their descendants throughout the world. Read more


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