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    Dean's Welcome

Welcome to the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

 

Featured Events

Lecture: "POLITICAL FLESH"

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

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The Department of Africana Studies Presents

A Special Lecture by Therí A. Pickens, PhD
Assistant Professor of English at Bates College and author of the book NEW BODY POLITICS Narrating Arab and Black Identity in the Contemporary United States. Read more

Social Science Writing Project: Untangling Your Sentences

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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Social Science Writing Project
Student Workshop: Untangling Your Sentences

Welcome to the the Social Science Writing Project. This project is an initiative to teach, encourage, inspire, and support student writing in the social sciences. During the 2014-15 academic year, the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences will host a series of  workshops on topics ranging from sentence construction, to writing a literature review, to proper citation, and many more. All workshops are free and open to students from all majors in the college. Read more

Social Science Writing Project: How to Write a Literature Review

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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Social Science Writing Project
Student Workshop: How to Write a Literature Review

Welcome to the the Social Science Writing Project. This project is an initiative to teach, encourage, inspire, and support student writing in the social sciences. During the 2014-15 academic year, the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences will host a series of  workshops on topics ranging from sentence construction, to writing a literature review, to proper citation, and many more. All workshops are free and open to students from all majors in the college. Read more

Los Angeles as a Model of Urban Resilience

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

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A resilient city is one that prepares to address shocks, such as natural disasters and the impacts of climate change, by addressing the ongoing physical, social, and economic challenges that can make it difficult to respond to disruptions.  Join us for a conversation about Los Angeles’s ability to respond to adverse events in a panel discussion led by Patt Morrison, LA Times Columnist and KPCC Radio Host. Read more

Lecture: Selma to Saigon, The Civil Rights Movement and the Vietman War

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 4:00pm

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The Department of History | College of Social & Behavioral Sciences PRESENT:

Author, Daniel S. Lucks
Dr. Lucks will discuss his recently published book Selma to Saigon, which explores the impact of the Vietnam War on the civil rights movement. He will examine the war’s impact on the lives of leaders such as Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and Stokely Carmichael, as well as other activists like Muhammad Ali who faced the threat of military draft. Read more

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