US, a documentary short, focuses on undocumented Asian Pacific Islander youth experiences in the United States. The film will be followed by a panel discussion with community activists concerned with API immigration stories and experiences. Directed by Seth Ronquillo, 2015, 15 minutes.
Join the Opera Department in celebrating this groundbreaking work with our visually stunning, active production that aims to highlight the issues that were so important to Ginsberg and Glass...issues that just so happen to be relevant today! We feel the same as these artistic giants: if not now, when? If not us, who?
Performances on May 5-7 at 7:30 p.m. with a matinee on May 8 at 2:30 p.m.
Tickets: $15 general admission / $10 students and seniors
Purchase tickets by going to www.calstatela.edu/mtd and clicking on the blue ticket button.
The conference will feature nine renowned keynote and featured speakers, such as Richard Flores (University of Texas at Austin), John Holmes McDowell (Indiana University), and Oscar J. Martínez (University of Arizona). Other prominent speakers include film director Robert M. Young and award-winning actor and director Edward James Olmos. This conference on Américo Paredes will also include scenes from plays by Chicano dramatist Carlos Morton to be performed under the direction of Guillermo Avilés-Rodríguez, and panel sessions on various topics related to the conference's theme.
Preparing for and taking tests is an anxiety-producing experience for many college students that may result in lower than expected grades. Being an effective test-taker involves more than just knowing the subject matter; being an effective test-taker involves knowing and applying test-taking skills. This presentation will offer some suggestions for reducing this anxiety through learning effective test-taking skills. Handouts will be
The student participants of the MORE Programs will be making poster presentations on their research.
The Day of the Educator event recognizes the class of 2016 candidates recommended for credentials to the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing according to their expertise in areas of elementary teaching, secondary teaching, reading specialist, special education teaching, pupil personnel services, and administrative services. Recipients of the Friends of the CCOE scholarships, outstanding local school district partners and fieldwork site supervisors will also be honored.