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Changing the Game Uncharted, RISKY and Rewarding

Jamie Pardi EntrepreneurJamie Pardi, a Chico State alumni, walks us through his life timeline, from being an involved member of a fraternity, captain of the Men's Lacrosse Team to…

From  Jeff Layne on December 13th, 2018 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Representations of Female Homosexuality in Middle Eastern Contemporary Literature: Strategies and Critics

Zayer Baazaoui Ph.D. candidate in Literary, Cultural and Linguistic Studies University of Miami, Florida Zayer Baazaoui explains the connection between the development of society and the development…

From  Jeff Layne on November 5th, 2018 0 likes 204 plays 0  

Overcoming Barriers: Breakthrough and Create Exponential Business Growth

Prem Chand Founder and and CEO of Growth FactorsPrem Chand grew up on a farm, working hard and selling produce as a kid. This gave him a drive for success. He started his own company which quickly…

From  Jeff Layne on October 22nd, 2018 0 likes 86 plays 0  

Moving Men of Color Forward

Malcolm J. McLemore Coordinator, Fraternity and Sorority Affairs One of the goals of the system-wide California State University Graduation Initiative is to close the achievement gap in graduation…

From  Jeff Layne on February 16th, 2017 0 likes 165 plays 0  

Transvisibility & Black Lives Matter: Intersecting at the Margins

Seve Christian CSU, Chico Student & Trans Program Coordinator, Gender & Sexuality Equity Center Connor Wenzel Trans Group Facilitator, Stonewall Alliance of Chico The presenters…

From  Jeff Layne on November 2nd, 2016 0 likes 73 plays 0  

Girls on the Edge Part 2

Leonard Sax MD, PhD A growing proportion of girls today are struggling. Forty years ago, it was unusual for girls to have trouble sleeping through the night; today it’s common. Forty years…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Creating Integrated Healthcare Services Part 2

Ben Hudson, Executive Director Jacke Humphrey-Straub, MSW, Director of Programs Transgender individuals face barriers when trying to access healthcare services. Those barriers are described during…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Beyond the Binary: Gender Dysphoria & Gender Identity

Dr. Thomas W. Johnson Professor Emeritus, CSU, Chico Department of Anthropology Since retiring from teaching cultural anthropology at CSU, Chico, Dr. Thomas Johnson has surveyed over 3,000 eunuchs…

From  Jeff Layne on September 14th, 2016 0 likes 120 plays 0  

Planning, Benefits, Abuse, and Discrimination: The Basics of Elder Law & Issues Specific to the LGBT Aging Community Part 3

Thomas Kelem Board Chair, Stonewall Alliance Center, Chico Mr. Kelem points out that laws are becoming more inclusive of LGBTQ people. Along with that, employees at various institutions are…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Islam, Feminism, and Western Assumptions: Early 20th Century Women’s Activism in Iran and Turkey

Zavier Christian Wingham Student, University of Texas, Austin Mr. Wingham asserts that the Western news media portray all Muslim women as being the same, and also in a stereotypical, patriarchal…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 162 plays 0