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Rising Populism - Declining Democracy?

Dr. Jennifer Wilking Political Science and Criminal Justice Department CSU Chico News coverage frequently reports an increase in "populism" around the world. Dr. Jennifer Wilking (Political…

From  Jeff Layne on December 6th, 2019 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Environmental Justice As Freedom

Dr. Julie Sze American Studies University of California, DavisDr. Julie Sze, an advocate, professor, and leader for environmental justice at UC Davis, opens her presentation with a quote from Stevie…

From  Jeff Layne on October 7th, 2019 0 likes 98 plays 0  

From Nunavut to Wallmapu: Indigenous Culture Revitalization and Inter-American Studies

Dr. Hannah Burdette International Languages, Literatures, and Cultures CSU, Chico Dr. Hannah Burdette opens her presentation with a territorial acknowledgement and explains the importance of…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2019 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Using Remote Sensing and Targeted Water Sampling to Understand AI Risk for Commercial Poultry

Dr. Maurice Pitesky-DVM, MPVM, Dipl ACVPM Assistant Specialist in Cooperative Extension UC Davis, Veterinary Medicine Dr. Maurice Pitesky discusses how remote sensing and targeted water sampling can…

From  Jeff Layne on April 16th, 2019 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Achieving Inevitability

Larry Kopald Co-Founder & President The Carbon Underground Larry Kopald shares how his company, The Carbon Underground, accelerates the adoption of regenerative agriculture to draw down carbon…

From  Jeff Layne on March 29th, 2019 1 likes 119 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 43 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 80 plays 0  

Fidel Castro-The View from the Global South

Dr. Stephen Lewis Faculty, History Department CSU, Chico When Fidel Castro died in 2016 at the age of 90, thousands of people mourned and thousands of people celebrated. Dr. Stephen Lewis begins…

From  Jeff Layne on May 1st, 2017 0 likes 57 plays 0  

How to Be a Modern-Day Abolitionist

Justin Dillon Musician/Filmmaker Justin Dillon toured world-wide as a professional musician before he started hosting benefit concerts for organizations addressing the problem of modern-day…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Public Engagement and Performance Art

A Panel of Artists: Cameron Kelly, Trevor Lalaguna, Melissa Wyman, Raphael Noz Moderated by Rachel Middleman Faculty, CSU, Chico Department of Art and Art History A panel of four artists discuss…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 30 plays 0  

The Intersections of Race and Religion - BlackLivesMatter as a modern religious movement?

Rev. Robert Morton Student Conduct Coordinator of Student Judicial Affairs, CSU, Chico Rev. Robert Morton proposes that Black Lives Matter is a modern religious movement. He also notes that many of…

From  Jeff Layne on October 14th, 2016 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Language and Social Movements

Dr. Sara Trechter & Dr. Saundra Wright Faculty, English Department, CSU, Chico Two CSU, Chico linguists explain how the use of language can define and influence movements for social justice. Dr.…

From  Jeff Layne on October 14th, 2016 0 likes 510 plays 0  

Rise of the Christian Movement in China

Dr. Xi Lian Research Associate at the Fairbank Center for Chinese Students at Harvard University Xi Lian is the author of “Redeemed by Fire: The Rise of Popular Christianity in Modern…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 9 plays 0