CDSC 3rd Annual Social Justice Student Conference via Zoom
Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 11:00am to 4:30pm
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
Monday, April 27, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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
Gardening in Unlikely Places: Growing in Containers with Yvonne Savio
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Learn tips from a Master Gardener Yvonne Savio about how to grow food in containers. Read more
Public Art and Sustainability in Uncertain Times: A Conversation with Wayne Healy
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join the conversation with L.A. muralist Wayne Healy, co-founder of East Los Streetscapers. Read more
Water Day 2020 - Virtual Event
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:30pm
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
VOICES FROM THE ANCESTORS - Book Reading
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Book Reading, Speakers, and Reception Read more
Jason de León, Ph.D.: Anthropology from an Ethnic Studies Approach
Monday, March 30, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Jason De León, Ph.D. is a Professor and McArtur Fellow, Anthropology and Chicana/Studies & Central American Studies at UCLA. Read more
Ethnic Studies Critical Race Theory and the Neoliberal University Symposium
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Join us for a full day Symposium with sessions including Racism and Higher Ed, The Neoliberal University, and more! Open to everyone. Read more
Third Annual Humanities Advocacy Day
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:45pm
The College of Humanities has invited writer/poet/activist Luis J. Rodriguez from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the Plaza del Sol Performance Hall in the USU. He’ll be speaking on the value of a humanities education from 11 AM -12:15 PM and then there will be a reception in the lobby of the Plaza del Sol until 12:45 PM. Read more
Celebrating 50 Years of Hip-Hop: C.I.P.H.E.R. Inaugural Symposium
Friday, April 21, 2023 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Please join the Center for the Interdisciplinary Pursuit of Hip-Hop Elevation & Research (C.I.P.H.E.R.) for its inaugural Symposium: Celebrating 50 Years of Hip-Hop with special guest Sway Calloway. Come for live Hip Hop performances and history, stay for the dancers, graf installations, and food! Get more information and RSVP for this event.