Diwali, or Deepavali, is the festival of lights in India in which each flickering candle symbolizes the inner light that protects us from spiritual darkness. Join the Asian Pacific Islander Student Resource Center and embrace the festivities as we celebrate and learn about the Diwali festival.
To end LGBT History Month, we’re hosting a special screening of the histories of queer-identified people here at Cal State LA. Hear about the diverse experiences of our friends, family members, and colleagues. A question and answer session with the people who made this project to follow!
Plot your student leadership journey though the U-Lead program as you explore personal, group, and community leadership competencies. Develop your financial literacy skills at this workshop. Learn to make your dollars and cents make sense and work for you.
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.