The Institute's Director, Dr. Natale Zappia, will be hosting a workshop on environmental justice and its relation to sustainability. Read more
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
This Sept. 24 Zoom webinar, sponsored by Bank of America, will help recent grads learn about resources that can help them now and for the future. Topics will range from long-term planning, credit and debt management tips and setting budgets and building savings. 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
Join the conversation with L.A. muralist Wayne Healy, co-founder of East Los Streetscapers. Read more
Join us for a conversation about the environmental impacts of the fashion industry.
The second session will feature a discussion on water and energy with Nikhil Schneider. Read more
Book Reading, Speakers, and Reception Read more
Jason De León, Ph.D. is a Professor and McArtur Fellow, Anthropology and Chicana/Studies & Central American Studies at UCLA. Read more