Panelists: Ruben Ortiz and Jesse Lerner. Co-Curators; Fabian Cereijido, Curatorial Assistant; Professor Angela Vergara, History, Cal State LA; Marco Rios, Curator, Luckman Gallery at the Luckman Fine Arts Complex at Cal State LA, and Exhibition Artist Enrique Chagoya.
Organized by Department of Chicana(o) and Latina(o) Studies, MEChA de Cal State LA and the Luckman Fine Arts Complex. Following the panel discussion will be an exhibit reception and viewing from 3-5 p.m.
Interested in leadership for social justice, but don’t know where to begin? Join the Cross Cultural Centers for a five-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. Applications available at the Cross Cultural Centers, 2nd floor, U-SU or online. Applications due by 5 p.m. Sept. 15.
Have you ever really gotten to know your professors? Their journey in life or their interests outside of the classroom? Join the Chicanx/Latinx Student Resource Center as we take a time out from classes and homework assignments to get to know some professors who teach at Cal State LA.
Contrary to what some media and history books will have you believe, black people love education and have a long history of educational leadership and success. Dr. Lawson Bush, V, professor in the Charter College of Education and Department of Pan-African Studies Department, shares his enlightening presentation on the African origins of education and university life.
DJ Lynneé Denise curates a panel of scholars, artists, and community members on the contributions of queer-identified people to the hip-hop genre and diaspora.
The Gender & Sexuality Resource Center will be launching a mentorship program for queer and/or trans students at Cal State LA. To participate in the program as a “mentor” or “mentee” make sure to visit the front desk at the Cross Cultural Centers or the Gender & Sexuality Resource Center (inside The CCC) for an application.