Dr. Michael Dumas, faculty for the Graduate School of Education and African American Studies at UC Berkeley, explains what it means to analyze antiblackness as a violent rejection of the possibility of black humanity, explores how antiblackness persists even in education discourses on diversity and multiculturalism, and offers some thoughts on the (im)possibilities of black life in the face of broad disregard for, and disgust with blackness in schools, universities, and the broader society.
Join us on a service trip at the iLEAD Pacoima school. iLEAD Pacoima is a K-8 charter school dedicated to blended learning. We will be helping students with projects and sharing about the importance of attending college. Transportation and lunch is provided. Sign up at the Center for Student Involvement on Oct. 3.
Cal State LA students are making a difference every day on campus and in their communities and they deserve to be recognized. Scholars, athletes, student organization members, community activists, volunteers, and all Golden Eagles who have impacted their community in a positive manner are encouraged to apply for this award, which recognizes outstanding student achievement. The recipients will be honored at a reception during the spring semester. Applications are due by Jan. 27, 2017.
Government agencies and federal contractors will be present to hire veterans and people with disabilities who are pursuing college education and professional careers.
Government agencies and federal contractors will be present.
Dia de los Muertos is a holiday celebrated on November 1. This traditional pre-Columbian procession evokes special memories of deceased loved ones with colorful pageantry and indigenous blessing. Enjoy face painting, sugar skulls, arts and crafts activities, community altar display, performances, and other family-friendly activities.