How do Muslim women students carve a space in a culture that thinks of Muslims as terrorists and Muslim women as backward? Following the film, let’s dialogue about how we’ve come to understand and experience the narratives of those who identify and practice Islam. Directed by Maha Marouan and Rachel Raimist, 2015, 32 minutes.
Join us for a roundtable of local fiction writers whose work focuses on LGBTQ communities and characters in Los Angeles and beyond. Presented by the Center for the Study of Genders and Sexualities and American Communities Program.
Never created a resumé? The Career Center will help get you started.
Leave campus to explore thematically linked exhibitions organized under Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, an exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles. Join us as we visit the Autry Museum of the West. Trip will be facilitated by Professor Leda Ramos (CLS 4900 – Chicanx Latinx Social Art History). The Chicanx/Latinx Student Resource Center will host lunch and transportation. Hold your spot for $10 at the U-SU Room 306. Tickets go on sale Sept. 5. Space is limited and tickets are non-refundable.
Interested in leadership for social justice, but don’t know where to begin? Join the Cross Cultural Centers for a six-week series of workshops for new and seasoned student leaders to explore self-identity, learn concepts, network, and develop skills necessary to envision a world that is better and more socially just. See calendar entry on Aug. 24 or Sept. 15 for application information.
In partnership with the Black Community, Clergy and Labor Alliance, the Department of Pan-African Studies, in collaboration with the Cross Cultural Centers, proudly honors the work of organizers, activists and leaders in the black community. The campus and community are invited to help celebrate the important work of people who have committed their lives to building a freer and more just world for black people locally and globally.