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OLLI Theater Club, Week 1: The Writer (June 4)

Over four Thursdays in June, Program Director Ann Nikolai interviews theater-makers about their unique creative processes that helps bring magic to the stage.

From  Ann Nikolai on May 31st, 2020 0 likes 45 plays 0  

OLLI Virtual Summer Preview

Experience our first ever OLLI Virtual Summer Class Preview! Learn about summer classes, plan your schedule, and hear from some of the volunteer instructors, including campus and community leaders,…

From  Ann Nikolai on May 14th, 2020 0 likes 206 plays 0  

A Peace to End All Peace? How World War I Ended

Panel discussion featuring Chico State history professors Dr. Laird Easton, Dr. Kate Transchel, and Dr. Najm al-Din Yousefi`There was no preface or instruction manual on the First World War. When…

From  Jeff Layne on November 12th, 2019 0 likes 69 plays 0  

Is Peaceful Revolution Possible in Mexico? Assessing the First Year of Mexico's "Fourth Transformation"

Dr. William H. Beezley History Department Arizona State University Dr. Stephen Lewis History Department CSU, Chico Dr. Beezley and Dr. Lewis discuss Mexico’s 2018 presidential election. In a…

From  Jeff Layne on October 18th, 2019 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Talking About God Across Borders: A Muslim Woman's Life in Buddhist Thailand

Kannaporn Akarapisan (Pam) Head of Southeast Asian Studies Center Payap University, Chiang Mai, Thailand Dr. Akarapisan is a program administrator in the Payap University’s program for foreign…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2019 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Opening Golden Doors: Turning Right into Reality in Times of Migration and Conflict

Emily Arnold-Fernandez Founder Asylum Access College students are in an awkward position of learning about the most recent and unethical crises in the world but not having the financial or physical…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2019 0 likes 51 plays 0  

ON FIRE: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal

Naomi Klein Journalist & Author Senior Correspondent, The Intercept Naomi Klein is an award-winning journalist, columnist, and New York Times bestselling author. In a special talk, she joins…

From  Jeff Layne on October 2nd, 2019 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Closing Water Knowledge Gaps: How Young Researchers, Citizen Scientists, and Smart Phones Can Help Us Understand Our Water

Dr. Jeff Davids College of Agriculture & Department of Civil Engineering CSU, Chico During this forum, Dr. Jeff Davids (Civil Engineering and College of Agriculture) shares stories from the…

From  Jeff Layne on September 26th, 2019 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Canada: Our Friendly Neighbour to the North

Dr. Daniel Veidlinger Comparative Religion and Humanities Department CSU, Chico Canada is the second largest country in the world and sits just to the north of the United States with the longest…

From  Jeff Layne on February 21st, 2019 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Is Mexico's Democratic Consolidation Back on Track?

Dr. Stephen Lewis History Department CSU, ChicoHow does Mexico’s history, political parties, and corruption affect its government and people? Stephen Lewis explores the major elections and the…

From  Jeff Layne on November 7th, 2018 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Brewing a Successful Sustainability Program

Cheri Chastain Sustainability Manager Sierra Nevada Brewing Company The Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, founded and still headquartered in Chico, is known not only for its award-winning beers, but…

From  Jeff Layne on March 19th, 2018 2 likes 150 plays 0