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Featured Events

2016 Elections: National and International Contexts

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 7:00pm

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Please join the Center for Southern California Studies for a very special evening as our distinguished panelists discuss the 2016 elections and their profound implications in both national and international contexts. As seating for this event is limited, we ask that you RSVP in advance. For more information and to register, please Read more

Dr. Alice Dreger: Galileo’s Middle Finger and Academic Freedom

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Galileo's Middle Finger

Alice Dreger is a former professor of Clinical Medical Humanities and Bioethics at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University. She is the author of Hermaphrodites and the Medical Invention of Sex, One of Us: Conjoined Twins and the Future of Normal, Intersex in the Age of Ethics, and recently the much acclaimed Galileo’s Middle Finger: Heretics, Activists, and the Search for Justice in Science Read more

Dr. Alice Dreger: The “I” in LGBTQI: Reasons to Add—and Reasons Not to Add

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Dr. Alice Dreger

Dr. Dreger is a well-known historian and activist with the intersex and transgender movements. She led, for example, the movement to stop the shockingly barbaric practice of sex-assignment (“normalizing”) surgery in infants, which up until a few years ago was standard medical treatment. Dr. Dreger has also led a life in the defense of scientific freedom. In Galileo’s Middle Finger, she reminds us that science often forces us to give up some of our most cherished moral and social beliefs,  Read more

"Dark Progressivism": Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Join us for a screening of the award winning Dark Progressivism, a documentary about Los Angeles artists who share their experiences with inner city violence and how they use their creativity as a form of redemption. Read more

Sustainability Day

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 11:00am to 5:00pm

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The Institute for Sustainability would like to invite you to attend Sustainability Day on October 19th in the USU Northridge Center. Speakers will present on sustainability topics including water, energy, and social justice.

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Open Access: A Day of Data

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 8:30am to 3:00pm

Open Access Week

In commemoration of Open Access Week, faculty will present on open data methods, tools, management, and access for instruction and research. The Library will also present the third annual Open Access Award.  Event co-sponsored by the Delmar T. Oviatt Library, Michael D. Eisner College of Education, College of Engineering and Computer Science and College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.  More details to come. Read more

Pre-Award Workshop: Grant Seeking for Success

Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

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Seeking and securing grant support can play a vital role in faculty development, scholarly standing, and academic advancement. If you’ve never written a grant proposal—or have a little experience join us for tips and resources. Read more

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