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The Wars of the Roses: Aftermath and Historical Perspectives, No. 11

Henry V, hero of Agincourt (1415), died in 1422 leaving his 9-month old son heir to the crown. After decades of war with France, England's economic and political turmoil came to a head. Magnates…

From  Ann Nikolai on March 26th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Women like You - Cassandra J. Arechiga

Cassandra J. Archega Student CSU ChicoCassandra Archega is a first generation Latina and the only student on the Women Like You panel. She is filling in for a mentor but represents the majority of…

From  Jeff Layne on March 11th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Natural Disasters: An Indonesian Story--The Effect on Children, Families, and Mental Health

Dr. Dhanushka Thamarapani Department of Economics CSU ChicoDr. Dhanushka Thamarapani is originally from Sri Lanka and teaches economics at CSU Chico. She has been performing research work…

From  Jeff Layne on March 5th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Buddhist Attitudes Towards Science and Technology

Dr. Daniel Veidlinger Facutly, CSU, Chico Comparative Religion and Humanities Department As an introduction to his presentation, Dr. Daniel Veidlinger notes, “Buddhism has long been…

From  Jeff Layne on April 18th, 2017 0 likes 178 plays 0  

Thinking Beyond Borders: Micronesia

Lorry Marvin Sacramento Regional Recruiter, Peace Corps Although Lorry Marvin is a Peace Corps recruiter, the focus of this presentation is “how geography can shape culture.” For two…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Street Chants and Violins, Politics and Race in Venezuela

T.M. Scruggs Ethnomusicologist, Faculty, University of Iowa Recent protests in the more wealthy parts of several cities in Venezuela reveal that an intertwined class and racial divide remains in that…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 26 plays 0