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Archive for 2014



The Art of Employment: Improve Your Employment Prospects with a Liberal Arts Degree Coupled with Technical Skills

December 15th, 2014

In the current economy, current and prospective students are particularly concerned about maximizing their career prospects after graduation. Burning Glass Technologies addressed this issue with analysis of the level jobs available to liberal arts graduates. They discovered that from July 2012-June 2013 there were 955,000 jobs available to recent grads; however, if those students coupled... [Read more]

Rescheduled Guest Speaker on Farmyard Choreographies in Early Modern England

[ December 10, 2014; 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. ] The Program in American Studies, Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, and the Departments of History and English invite you to a talk by Dr. Erica Fudge of the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow on “Farmyard Choreographies in Early Modern England”. Erica Fudge is a major scholar in the field of animal studies, author of... [Read more]

CLA Students have Mentor Lunch with Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia

November 19th, 2014

 
On November 14,2014, Dr. Robert Garcia, Mayor of Long Beach, hosted eight students as part of the College of Liberal Arts Mentor Lunch Program. Students Heather Brooks, Jamison Gilmore, Asia Lias, Alejandro Martinez, Dylan Pastor, Stephanie Robles, Amber Vincent, and JaQuea Willis joined Associate Dean Amy Bippus in Mayor Garcia’s office in City Hall. Mayor... [Read more]

International Education Week Kick Off Fesitival

[ November 17, 2014; 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] CSULB is proud to take part in the opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. International Education Week (November 17 – 21) is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education and is a part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans... [Read more]

Human Cinema: Students Explorations of Culture

[ November 13, 2014; 4:00 pm . ] Please join the Anthropology Graduate Student Association as they present Human Cinema: Explorations of Culture. This even will showcase two nationally and international recognized and award winning films by anthropology students will be featured at the film festival:

Virtual Me by Trent Monahan and Sarah Prothero
From the Heart of Brahma by Robert Douglas

There will also be... [Read more]

African Cultural Extravaganza 2014

[ November 18, 2014; 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ] The Department of Africana Studies, the African Studies Student Association, and the College of Continuing and Professional Education would like to present an exciting celebration of African writing, film, and dance.
Her Excellency Consul Sibongile Mdena of the South African Consulate in Los Angeles will discuss “The Post-Apartheid South Africa: Challenges, Victories” with opening remarks by... [Read more]

Come and See the Dia de los Muertos Exibit as part of Hispanic Heritage Month

[ October 28, 2014 12:00 am to November 5, 2014 12:00 am. ] From October 29th to November 6th, you are invited to visit the “Día de los Muertos” exhibit, which will be available for viewing. This fabulous exhibit by Professor Patricia Amezcua and our Spanish students features three perspectives on the Day of the Dead – the Mexican, the Mexican-American/Chicano and the U.S. perspectives.
 Attached is a short... [Read more]

La Raza Student Association presents Dia de los Muertos

[ October 30, 2014; 4:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Come and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the annual Dia de los Muertos. Enjoy an ancient celebration and experience the colors, humor, and traditions, including face painting, sugar skulls, free tamales, themed vendors, and entertainment! See below for a detailed schedule of events.
4:30 – 6pm – Procession to Puvungna 6 – 6:30pm – Welcome 6:30 – 7 pm - Grupo... [Read more]

Dr. Tanya Golash-Boza Guest Lecture on “Mass Deportation and Global Capitalism in the 21st Century

[ November 6, 2014; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] The Departments of Sociology and English, along with the Sociology Student Association, invite you to a talk by Dr. Tanya Golash-Boza of the University of California, Merced. Dr. Golash-Boza’s presentation will cross several disciplinary fields, addressing several issues related to demographics, media and racial/ethnic representation, and U.S. politics and government policy. Q&A discussion will follow her presentation.Dr. Tanya... [Read more]

CLA Students Met with Aquarium of the Pacific Vice President of Human Resources for Mentor Lunch

October 27th, 2014

 On October 24th as part of the CLA’s Mentor Lunch program, Kathie Nirschl, Vice President of Human Resources for the Aquarium of the Pacific, hosted eight students and Associate Dean Amy Bippus. Kanika Banks, Brad Davis, Johnathan Granados, Emily Ibrahim, Zoltan Jely, Asia Lias, Moe Nanami, and Bonnie Shilling toured the Aquarium displays and back... [Read more]