R.A.D. is a women-only course. It begins with risk reduction and avoidance, followed by the basics of hands-on defense training. R.A.D. is not a martial arts program. The techniques are suitable for women of all abilities. The program consists of 12 hours of instruction including a dynamic simulation.
Weaving together verite footage and first-person testimonials, The Hunting Ground follows survivors of sexual assaults as they pursue their education and legal justice, despite harsh retaliation, harassment, and pushback. Directed by Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering. (2015). 60 minutes.
The Independent Visions series features the best in independent film and video. Experience the diverse visions of independent filmmakers through rare documentaries, feature films, shorts, and more!
The day will feature workshops facilitated by faculty, staff and students that provide examples of best practices and take-away techniques for learning, teaching, designing, programming, and supporting first-generation college students at Cal State LA.
Register now: www.calstatela.edu/firsttofinish
The registration deadline is Tuesday, April 4.
From his Grammy-nominated symphonic work to his role as Gary Burton Chair of Jazz Performance at Berklee College of Music, Joe Lovano fearlessly challenges and pushes his conceptual and thematic ventures in a quest for new modes of artistic expression and new ways to define the jazz idiom.
In 2014, he won Multi-reeds Player and Tenor Saxophonist of the Year awards from the Jazz Journalists Association and Tenor Saxophonist of the Year from Down Beat Magazine.