April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. It Was Rape is a documentary that gives human faces and voices to rape statistics, breaking through the silence, denial and victim blaming that allow sexual assaults to continue in the U.S., many of them unreported. Directed by Jennifer Baumgardner, 2013, 60 minutes.
The 2018 Conference on Chicano History, Historiography, and the Historical Novel commemorates the 50th anniversary of the founding of Chicano Studies at Cal State LA. The conference will feature speakers discussing such topics as the Chicano generation, the work of Chicano historian Mario T. García, and revolts of north and south in colonial and modern Mexico. There will also be a screening of the film, “The Rise and Fall of the Brown Buffalo,” followed by a roundtable discussion with director and producer Phillip Rodriguez and associate producer Ricardo López. Free to the public.
Filmed live on stage at the Stratford Festival in Ontario, Canada as part of the Stratford Festival HD Series. An aging monarch resolves to divide his kingdom among his three daughters, with consequences he little expects. His reason shattered in the storm of violent emotion that ensues, with his very life hanging in the balance, Lear loses everything that has defined him as a king - and thereby discovers the essence of his own humanity. Four hundred years after it was written, King Lear resonates as never before. Starring the incomparable Colm Feore in the role of a lifetime.
The following candidates will debate: Academic Senators and Reps-at-Large
The Academic Senators and Reps-at-Large focus on: policy review in the University Academic Senate, issues facing the Cal State LA community and collaboration and outreach in the Greater Los Angeles Area. Join us as we watch them debate current policies, practices and goals for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Join the Student Health Center for a six-week workshop series based on current dietary and physical activity guidelines. Healthy snacks will be provided at every workshop while supplies last and a certificate of completion is given to participants who attend all six sessions.
What is affirmative consent? Is it rape if someone says "no" after sex has begun? Can a person who is under the influence of alcohol or other drugs give legal consent for sex? Does "no" ever mean "yes"? Join the Student Health Center for this interactive exploration of consent and what it takes to avoid sexual misconduct and violence.