Dr. Michael Love is Professor of Anthropology at CSUN. He specializes in the development of social complexity, and household archaeology in Mesoamerica. His research to date has concentrated on the Pacific coast region of Guatemala and investigating the early complex societies found there during the Preclassic period. Read more
SEARAC is a national civil rights organization that advocates for justice and equality for Southeast Asian American communities on a local, state, and national level. Its work hopes to inspire and empower future generations to fight for social equity for refugee communities, communities of color, and other social justice movements. Katrina Dizon Mariategue will speak on SEARAC’s work promoting refugee advocacy, developing leadership amongst Southeast Asian American youth, building interracial solidarity, and struggling against migrant detention and deportation. Read more
Katherine Silver will discuss her work as a translator of Latin American literature, interpreter, and author. Silver’s celebrated translations of Latin American authors have won multiple awards. Her most recent and forthcoming publications include works by María Sonia Cristoff, Daniel Sada, Read more
Francisco Aragon is a Nicaraguan-American poet. His newest poetry collection is titled After Ruben. He will read from his collection and then have a Q&A. Read more
Please join us for "Continuing the Struggle for Justice through Electoral Politics: The 2020 Election" with guest speakers Margaret Prescod (activist, author, journalist, and radio host) and Annaly Medrano (Assistant Campaign Manager for Grace Yoo for LA City Council CD 10). Moderated by Dr. Marta Lopez-Garza. Please register at https://tinyurl.com/y5nagzlb
Now in its 6th year, CSUN Fast Pitch is an "elevator pitch" competition where students have three minutes to pitch their startup idea to a panel of judges and audience. The competition is hosted annually by CSUN's Nazarian College and generously supported by the Marine Family. Read more
Supporting the growth of butterflies is a rewarding experience! Join this Zoom workshop to learn how to help these wonderful pollinators! Read more
Please use the following link to register: https://csun.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_mwNRiBI2Tl-X6AYjzRBmaw.
There are three, seventy-five minute long panels of four students each at 11 AM, 12:30 PM, and 2 PM Pacific Time.
The keynote speaker is Dr. Jamaica Osorio, Assistant Professor of Indigenous and Native Hawaiian Politics at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. Dr. Osorio is an activist and an award-winning poet/spoken word artist. Their performance/talk (entitled “From our Frontline to Yours: Moʻolelo Aloha ʻĀina in a time of Transformation”) focuses on the Native Hawaiian struggle against the building of a thirty-meter telescope on Mauna Kea. Read more
Javier Zamora was born in La Herradura, El Salvador in 1990. His father fled El Salvador when he was a year old; and his mother when he was about to turn five. Both parents' migrations were caused by the US-funded Salvadoran Civil War (1980-1992). Read more
Learn tips from a Master Gardener Yvonne Savio about how to grow food in containers. Read more