The USA’s rise as a global superpower was unlike anything ever seen. It inspired as an expression of humanity’s most uplifting and inventive spirit. But for some, the USA is now an alarming superpower. China, once called a “sleeping giant” – is today astonishing the world with historic success in lifting hundreds of millions to new heights of well being and accomplishment. But for some, China is now a threatening giant. The future of these mighty nations, indeed of Pacific Destiny continues
Dr. Allison Calhoun-Brown, Vice President of Student Engagement and Programs from Georgia State University will speak at the Plaza Del Sol Performance Hall on Monday, November, 18 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. on "Implementation Strategies in Support of Student Success."
Immigrant Workers Organizing for Institutional Change featuring Scarlett De Leon Read more
Central American Literature & Art Series presents William Archila Read more
Home-grown vegetables and herbs are flavorful packets of nutrition, color and texture. Join us to learn basic gardening techniques to achieve year-round cultures. Read more
Lecture followed by book signing with Dr.Nedera Shalhoub-Kevorkian, human rights advocate. UNCHILDING: the political work of violence designed to create, direct, govern, transform & construct colonized children as dangerous, racialized others, enabling their eviction from the realm of childhood itself. Read more
Free Lecture. In the wake of the #MeToo movement, the Judge Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation hearings, and the volatile social and political climate, Anita Hill is more important than ever. Read more
Join us for Indigenous Resistance Day in recognition of indigenous peoples and their historic and modern struggles for rights and recognition in Central America. Read more
In 1983, Bruce Lisker was just 17 years old when he was arrested, tried and convicted for the brutal murder of his mother. In 2009, after he’d been incarcerated for 26 years, a federal court ordered his immediate release due, in part, to the efforts of Lieutenant Jim Gavin of the LAPD, who put his career on the line to find the truth. For more information, please visit the Criminology and Justice Studies website.
Celebrate the opening of our new exhibit Right of Way: Justice and Equity in the Growth of Los Angeles, with guest speaker Dr. Loraine Lundquist. Read more