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Is the EU the Wrong Direction for Europe in the Modern Age?

Dr. Dean Fairbanks Department of Geography & Planning CSU Chico Dr. Dean Fairbanks explores the possibility of no longer having an established European Union. Although this may be a provocative…

From  Jeff Layne on May 9th, 2019 0 likes 38 plays 0  

What Scientists Think About Religion and Religious People

Elaine Howard Ecklund, PhD Professor of Sociology at Rice University Director, Religion and Public Life Herbert S. Autrey Chair in Social Sciences Dr. Elaine Howard Ecklund’s presentation…

From  Jeff Layne on January 29th, 2019 0 likes 206 plays 0  

Regenerative Agriculture Initiative at CSU, Chico

Dr. Tim LaSalle Co-Founder & Co-Director, Regenerative Agriculture Initiative Regenerative agriculture is an approach to food and farming systems. It works with nature’s rhythms and…

From  Jeff Layne on April 24th, 2018 1 likes 321 plays 0  

Rethinking Mexican Indigenismo

Dr. Stephen E. Lewis Faculty, History Department CSU, Chico In the southern state of Chiapas, Mexico’s leading social scientists undertook an innovative program of education, development,…

From  Jeff Layne on February 15th, 2017 0 likes 118 plays 0  

Violence and Justice in Frontier Los Angeles

Dr. John Mack Faragher, Howard R. Lamar Professor Emeritus of History & American Studies, Yale University Dr. Faragher makes the case for mid-19th century Los Angeles as one of the most…

From  Jeff Layne on October 27th, 2016 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Maritime Navigation and the Archaeology of Shipwrecks

Dr. Thomas Layton Faculty, San Jose State University Dr. Layton tells a fascinating story about how his study of Pomo Indian settlements in Mendocino County in California led to research about the…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Playing Indian: Europeans, First Peoples, and Struggles for Hegemony in Early North America

Dr. William J. Campbell History Faculty, University of Memphis In the first part of his presentation, Dr. William Campbell looks at the phenomenon of American white people dressing in what they…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 73 plays 0  

John Bidwell and the 1851 Indian Treaty

Dr. Michele Shover Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science, CSU, Chico Dr. Michele Shover provides an in-depth look at the 1851 Indian treaty meeting in Chico and its aftermath. In…

From  Jeff Layne on August 23rd, 2016 0 likes 192 plays 0