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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 14 plays   

Islamophobia: The New Anti-Semitism

Dr. Amin Asfari Faculty, Wake Technology College & North Carolina Wesleyan College Dr. Amin Asfari has a deeply personal reason for working to educate people about prejudice. His cousin was…

From  Jeff Layne on April 25th, 2017 0 likes 407 plays   

Nurturing & Negotiating Free Speech in a Digital World

Susan Wiesinger Mark Plenke Stephen Caldes Faculty, Journalism & Public Relations Department, CSU, Chico Is freedom of speech also freedom from speech? Digital technology has helped create a…

From  Jeff Layne on April 6th, 2017 0 likes 38 plays   

What Happened? The 2016 Presidential Election in Historical Perspective

Dr. Robert Tinkler History Department CSU, Chico Dr. Laird Easton History Department CSU, Chico Dr. Jeff Livingston History Department CSU, Chico Please note the audio was recorded low.…

From  Jeff Layne on February 6th, 2017 0 likes 393 plays   

First Generation to PhD: People, Programs, and Policies on the Path

Dr. Michelle Neyman Morris, Professor, Department of Nutrition and Food Science, CSU, Chico Dr. Michelle Neyman Morris brings us on her journey from a first-generation college student to earning…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 60 plays   

A History of Civil Rights and Black Power Activism at Chico State, 1964-1970

Rod Thomson Graduate Student History Department, CSU, Chico As Rod Thomson illustrates, during much of the 1960s Chico State had a very small black student population but was a surprisingly…

From  Jeff Layne on October 14th, 2016 0 likes 178 plays   

#Black Lives Matter at Chico State

Katie Peterson, Moderator Panel of CSU, Chico Students: Rex Bell Dylan Gray Egypt Howard Koua Thao Katie Peterson, Program Coordinator of the CSU, Chico Cross-Cultural Leadership Center,…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 67 plays   

Islam and Fashion in a Transnational Context

Allison Brooke Yates Student, Indiana University Ms. Yates explains how a group of Muslim women living in the United States interpret Muslim fashion. She interviewed those women, as well as Muslim…

From  Jeff Layne on October 6th, 2016 0 likes 14 plays   

The Supreme Court, the Slaughter-House Cases, and the Retreat from Reconstruction

Dr. Michael Ross, History Professor, University of Maryland In this lecture, Dr. Michael Ross tackles a long-standing debate of whether the U.S. Supreme Court intentionally undermined…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 59 plays   

'Earth First' or Anti-oppression: Ritual and Conflict Within Radical Environmentalism

Dr. Sarah Pike Faculty, Comparative Religion and Humanities Department, CSU, Chico During several years of conducting research about radical environmental groups such as “Earth…

From  Jeff Layne on September 14th, 2016 0 likes 49 plays   

Why Free Speech is the Only Safe Place for Minorities

Jonathan Rauch First Amendment Scholar and Best-Selling Author Jonathan Rauch begins his presentation with a powerful statement: “The greatest idea in the history of human civilization is…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 213 plays   

Living the Legacy of the Cimarrón: Race and Rebellion in Cuba

Georgina Herrera Cuban Author Dr. Sara Cooper Faculty, CSU, Chico & Editor, Cubana Books Born in 1936, renowned Cuban writer Georgina Herrera has the perspective of living in Cuba both…

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