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Call for Papers: First-Annual College of Liberal Arts Research Showcase

[ March 15, 2013; ] As one of the preeminent universities in the CSU system, California State University, Long Beach boasts an expansive and innovative College of Liberal Arts with a holistically engaging and student-driven faculty. Together, these faculty scholars help mentor and educate rising undergraduates and graduates into the world of academia and cutting-edge research. As the first annual Research Showcase, this symposium aims to highlight... [Read more]

The Department of English: Reading — Gerald Locklin Reads His Three Novellas

[ March 14, 2013; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Spout Hill Press recently released Gerald Locklin’s Bear Trilogy: a reprint of The Case of the Missing Blue Volkswagen and the follow-up novellas Come Back, Bear and Last Tango in Long Beach. Gerald will read and sign his novellas (already on sale at Gatsby Books).
This event will feature authors Patricia Cherin and Zach Locklin as well.
Gerald Locklin is now a Professor Emeritus of English... [Read more]

Student Life and Development and the Multicultural Center: Film Screening — “The Anatomy of Hate”

[ March 14, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Director Mike Ramsdell’s The Anatomy of Hate: A Dialogue to Hope  (90 mins.) reveals the shared narratives found in individual and collective ideologies of hate, and how we as a species can overcome them. “t’s a film that challenges, informs, and inspires. An invaluable tool for anyone who believes that the path to peace is... [Read more]

The Yadunandan Center for India Studies and the Middle Eastern Studies Program: Guest Lecture — Nile Green

[ March 14, 2013; 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. ] Nile Green, Professor of History and Director of UCLA’s Central Asia Program, will give his lecture “Sufism Between South Asia and the World: From Religious Establishment to Muslim Reformation.”

Nation Building in 19th Century Latin America and Women Writers Series: Guest Lecture — Dr. Adriana Méndez Rodenas

[ March 14, 2013; 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm. ] The Spanish Graduate Student Association (SGSA) and the Department of Romance, German, Russian Languages & Literatures
(RGRLL) welcome Dr. Adriana Méndez Rodenas (University of Iowa) as the first of three guest speakers in the series Nation Building in 19th Century Latin America and Women Writers. This lecture series is linked to Spanish 442/542. Dr. Adriana Méndez Rodenas’s lecture is titled “Between... [Read more]

CSULB Education Abroad: 6th-Annual Study Abroad Expo

[ March 13, 2013; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]

The Expo will feature representatives from the following organizations:

Academic Programs International (API)

Adelante Abroad

American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS)

Barcelona Study Abroad Experience (SAE)

Career Development Center – Passport Office

CEA – Global Education Solutions

Center for International Studies (CIS)

CSU International Programs  (IP)

CSULB Financial Aid office

CSULB Semester Exchanges

CSULB Short term Winter/Summer Programs

English Conversation Partners


Global Student Experience

IEM Abroad

ISA (International Studies Abroad/ELAP volunteer... [Read more]

43rd-Annual Cal State Puvungna Pow Wow: A Social Celebration of American Indian Cultures

[ March 9, 2013 11:00 am to March 10, 2013 6:00 pm. ]

California State University, Long Beach’s annual American Indian social celebration will feature American Indian dancing, arts, crafts, and food. In addition to contests and inter-tribal dancing, there will be Gourd dancing with Dancer Registration closing at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 9. All dancers and drums are invited. Native foods, such as mutton and beef... [Read more]

Chicano and Latino Studies and Africana Studies: African Cultural Legacy in Latin America

[ March 9, 2013; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] African culture left an imprint on Latin American social life, especially on its music. Bomba y Plena is one of the various genres of African music in Puerto Rico. Atabey, a southern California drum and dance ensemble, will share its interpretation of  these genres with the Son Jarocho band Son Del Centro. Son Jarocho is musical... [Read more]

Second-Annual Latino Health Equity Conference: “Enriching Health Sciences through Latino Leadership”

[ March 8, 2013; 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. ] The theme of the conference is “Enriching Health Sciences through Latino Leadership/Enriqueciendo Ciencias de la Salud a Través del Liderazgo Latino.” The conference will feature keynote speaker David Hayes-Bautista, Director of UCLA’s Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture, as well as cross-disciplinary health-disparities researchers from USC, UC Irvine, the University of Texas, and... [Read more]

Visiting Writers Series: Reading — Christina Adams

[ March 7, 2013; 7:00 pm . ] Christina Adams, author of the memoir A Real Boy: A True Story of Autism, Early Intervention, and Recovery (Berkley Books/Penguin USA, 2005)

For a map, click here.

All events are free and open to the public.

All readings in the 2012-13 Visiting Writers Series are co-sponsored by CSULB’s Department of English, English Students’ Association (ESA), and HipPoetics Creative Writing Club.

This event is... [Read more]