Screening of My So-Called Selfish Life 04/06
Thursday, April 6, 2023 - 4:00pm
Film screening and discussion on reproductive rights and environment protection. Read more
Guest Speaker: Dr. Giovanni Batz (Maya-K'iche'), The Fourth Invasion: Histories and Resistance of the Maya Ixil Peoples
Monday, March 6, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:15pm
Dr. Giovanni Batz (Maya-K’iche’) is a CSUN alumnus and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chicana/o Studies at UC Santa Barbara. Read more
The 10th Annual Maurice Amado Foundation Lecture in Jewish Ethics: Cultivating Complex Resilience and Engaging Vulnerability in Today's Troubling Times
Wednesday, February 8, 2023 - 7:00pm
Dr. Bell will use Jewish texts and experiences to show how we can go beyond a return to normalcy by cultivating “complex resilience,” which allows us to learn and grow through disruption. Read more
Tuesday, March 28, 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
President and Vice President candidates debate! Read more
The Value of Urban Lifestyle Sports
Wednesday, November 16, 2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Author of "What Can the Parkour Craftsmen Tell Us About Bodily Expertise and Skilled Movement?" Signe Hojbjerre Larson, Ph.D., from the University of Southern Denmark, will make a virtual visit to CSUN to talk about her exciting work at a Zoom event on November 16. She is also co-author of "Parkour as Acrobatics: An Existential Phenomenological Study of Movement in Parkour." This event is hosted by the CSUN Department of Kinesiology. Find Out More About This Event and Register
10th Annual Banned Books Readout: Belonging on the Shelf
Thursday, September 29, 2022 - 12:15pm to 1:45pm
In a record year for the number of book bannings across the U.S., we gather to celebrate freedom of expression by reading aloud from books that have been challenged. Join the University Library, the Department of Journalism, the Queer Studies Program and the Pride Center for the 10th Annual Banned Books Readout! CSUN Associate Professor of Journalism and First Amendment Scholar Elizabeth Blakey will speak about censorship and belonging. CSUN students in Professor Blakey's J480 History of American News Media class will give dramatic readings. This year Banned Books Readout will feature a presentation by guest speaker Karimah Tennyson-Marsh, "Banned Books Belong in Our Community."
Snacks will be available at the Northridge Center entrance from 12:15 p.m.- 12:30 p.m.. The event is free and everyone is welcome. Read more
Constitution Day Seminar September 17, 2022
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Every year the Tseng College hosts a presentation to commemorate the signing of the document on Sept. 17, 1787. This year the discussion focuses on the Supreme Court's recent decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health (2022) overturned both Roe v. Wade (1973) and Casey v. Planned Parenthood (1992), ending the federal constitutional right to an abortion. Read more
CSUN Revitalize: One Day Conference
Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - 8:45am to 4:15pm
Please join the Revitalize one-day virtual conference for a series of workshops and keynote speakers focused on wellness and collective healing, well-being, and revitalization. The final keynote speaker features the return of Laura Van Dernoot Lipsky, MSW, who presented to over 400 CSUN attendees in her last presentation! Come to some or all of the conference events! Read more
A Time to Reflect: Embodied Mindfulness During Complex Times with Rhonda Magee, J.D.
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Do you find yourself struggling with increased conflicts in conversations around different perspectives? How can we practice compassion and cooperation in those conversations? Embodied mindfulness can bring compassion and cooperation more deeply into our efforts to work together.
Professor Rhonda Magee will offer practices and reflections that will support us in deepening our ability to work together across a range of diverse perspectives, and help alleviate the suffering we all face in the social and political worlds.
Free and Open to All! Read more
We Are Still Here: Disrupting Settler Colonialism and Going Beyond Land Acknowledgments
Monday, April 4, 2022 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
This presentation will be a collaborative and experiential workshop with Pamela Villasenor who is the Executive Advisor to the Office of the Tribal President of the Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians (FTBMI). We will be exploring Indigenous futurity, resistance, and resilience by learning about the history and current work of the FTBMI. We will also engage in a collective activity and discussion aiming to build our critical consciousness toward going beyond lack acknowledgements as a way to disrupt settler colonialism. Read more