Can a term that was designed to be oppressive unite an entire community? What makes this word so electric that it has lingered for centuries? Join our quarterly Black Talk as we discuss Black identity and the unification of the word.
Need something to do on a Thursday night? CSI’s bringing back Eagle House Blues, an indoor concert featuring some great local LA musical talent. Refreshments available while supplies last. Featuring artists The Royal Sound and Kidd Atlanta.
2014 Power of Presentation honorees:
CAUSE & Charlie Woo (Chair, Board of Directors)
The League of Women Voters Los Angeles & Joy Picus (Former L.A. City Councilmember)
The Empowerment Congress & Superviser Mark Ridley-Thomas (Founder)
Univision & Ivelisse Estrada (Senior Vice President, Corporate Relations & Community Empowerment)
Special Guest: Mayor Eric Garcetti
Master of Ceremonies: Marc Brown, KABC7
Panel Moderator: Warren Olney, KCRW Which Way, LA?
(RSVP required for ticket or sponsorship.)
In collaboration with the One Campus, One Book Committee and its 2013-14 selection, The Laramie Project, we’re screening the film version, which tells the story of the aftermath of the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming. Directed by Moises Kaufman, 2002, 97 minutes.
The Westside is closer than you think. At the Museum of Tolerance you will be challenged to think beyond the walls of ordinary museums, explore human nature, and challenge prejudice and discrimination. After the museum, we will go to the Original Farmer’s Market/The Grove where you can see the best of old and new L.A. Tickets are $5 for this event and can be purchased at the U-SU in Room 306, from Thursday April 3 – Wednesday, April 23. All participants must use transportation provided by the U-SU to and from the trip location. Funded by the Student Success Fee.
Dean's List honorees, recipients of scholarships and grants, as well as honor societies and Honors College participants will be honored at the program. In addition, new freshmen will be recognized for having entered the University with a 3.5 GPA or higher on their high school records.