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Lecture/Panel/Debate/Seminar Events

"Humanizing Science" with Dr. Christine Ortiz, MIT

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

Christine Ortiz

BUILD PODER presents a fascinating talk by Dr. Christine Ortiz from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). In "Humanizing Science," Dr. Ortiz will offer offer innovative insights into how, by addressing education inequality and putting human needs first, we can build a sustainable world through inquiry, impact, and inclusion — the foundational principles of her education initiative, Station1. Read more

Your Guide to Plant-Based Nutrition

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Julieanna Hever

Join us as we welcome Julieanna back to the CSUN campus to share her expertise on plant-based nutrition and tips for healthy living. Read more

Naila and the Uprising

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 4:00pm

Naila and the Uprising

Join Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (MEIS) at CSUN for a film screening and discussion of the award-winning film, Naila and the Uprising, directed by Julia Bacha. The screening will be followed by a discussion with Professor Rana Sharif (GWS & MEIS) and Dr. Jody Myers (Jewish & Religious Studies & MEIS), moderated by Dr. Nayereh Tohidi (GWS & MEIS).  Read more

Empire of Borders, Migration, and Climate Change

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Todd Miller: Border Patron Nation (Book cover)

Independent journalist Todd Miller will speak about how the border industrial complex has boomed in the United States since the 1990s, it has created a Border Patrol paranoia in the country, and it has been financed and exported to a world where displacement due to economic, political, and environmental violence has become the norm. Read more

Humanities Advocacy Day

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:45pm

Humanities Advocacy Day 2019

Humanities Advocacy Day features a performance and workshop by community group #VigilantLOVE, as well as a student-faculty panel on immigration and incarceration. Read more

Black History Month: #justice@CSU

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Black History Month

The Oviatt Library invites students, faculty, staff and the community to attend a panel discussion about justice and safety in the CSUs. CSUN Chicana/o Studies professor, Dr. Martha Escobar will moderate the panel discussion. Read more

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