Product of Mexico, the award-winning Los Angeles Times series, exposed systemic labor abuses at Mexican farms that supply America’s biggest retailers. The writer of the series, Richard Marosi, gives a talk on the significance of the coverage: how it led to historic changes, revealed the growing clout of consumers, and served as a reminder of the importance of impact journalism.
Plot your student leadership journey though the U-Lead program as you explore personal, group, and community leadership competencies. Come find out how the experience of going abroad can add value to your overall academic and personal experiences as you explore the programs and resources available on campus to get you there.
Come join us for Cal State LA’s first Harvest Festival! Enjoy a spooktastic event filled with fun! Participate in photo booths, pumpkin decorating, petting zoo time, fall games and more! Enjoy our featured film “Hocus Pocus” starting at 6:30 pm. Don’t forget your blankets, lawn chairs, and warm clothes. Enjoy Harvest Festival. Food truck snacks will be available while supplies last!
In partnership with the Black Community, Clergy and Labor Alliance, the Department of Pan-African Studies, in collaboration with the Cross Cultural Centers, proudly honors the work of community organizers, activists and leaders in the Black community. The campus and community are invited to help celebrate the important work of people who have committed their lives to building a freer and more just world.
There’s no shame in asking for help. If you need it, ask. The Men of Color Success Network at Cal State LA promotes academic excellence, personal development, and leadership opportunities for self-identified Black and Chicano/Latino men students. Stop by, get connected, check-in and ask for help with other Black and Chicano/Latino student scholars at Cal State LA. Light refreshments, blue books, and scantrons available, too.
They came to have their babies. They left sterilized. No Más Bebés tells the story of Madrigal v. Quilligan, a historic lawsuit filed by ten Chicanas/Latinas who discovered they were sterilized in the 1970s without their consent at L.A. County General Hospital. Screening followed by discussion with the filmmaker and women affected by the issue. Directed by Renee Tajima-Peña and Virginia Espino, 2015, 79 minutes.