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Engaging Young Children in Science and Literacy Learning: One Biology Majors Career Path

Dr. Char Moffit School of Education CSU, ChicoWhen it comes to science, how are kids educated in our schools? Why are districts restricting the amount of science we teach? Dr. Char Moffit, a biology…

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Hidden In Plain Sight: American Indians and the American Master Narrative

American Indians are often left out of the traditional American Narrative. Lisa Emmerich reveals the covering up of the dark history between Native Americans and Europeans. The lack of basic rights…

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Auto-Orientalism and Trauma

Alexandre Dorriz BA University of California Berkeley MFA Candidate University of Southern California Alexandre Dorriz revisits Edward Said’s definitions around latent Orientalism and imagines…

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Academic Senate 10-25-18

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Injustice Against Humanity- An Islamic Perspective

Sheikh Faiyaz Jaffer Associate Chaplin & Assistant Research Scholar New York University Early in his presentation, Sheikh Faiyaz Jaffer declares, “Every human being desires justice,”…

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Russia 1917: Why Did Tsarism Collapse and the Bolsheviks Come to Power?

Dr. Donald J. Raleigh Faculty, History Department University of North Carolina The basic facts of the Russian Revolution are widely known. Tsar Nicholas was ousted – and he and his family…

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Gold Boys and Emerald Girls: Reflections on Teaching and Cross-Cultural Exchange in Taiwan

Dr. Rob Davidson Faculty English Department CSU, Chico Cross-cultural teaching brings its own special rewards and challenges, an experience in which politics, culture, and language become…

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Nature Religions and the Spiritualization of Science

Dr. Sarah Pike Faculty, CSU, Chico Comparative Religion and Humanities Department Dr. Sarah Pike studies the range of alternative spiritual movements in North America. This talk focuses on…

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Early Members of the Department of Biological Sciences: Biology before Vesta Holt

Dr. Ailsie McEnteggart The Biological Science Department at CSU, Chico – as well as other natural science departments – is housed in a large, three-story building named Vesta Holt Hall,…

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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…

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From Hull-House to Hip-Hop: On the Fierce Urgency of Play in Social Movements

Lisa Yun Lee Faculty, Director of the School of Art and Art History, Faculty, University of Illinois at Chicago The first image Lisa Yun Lee shows her audience is a photo of Rev. Martin Luther…

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Boomers, Gen X-ers, Millennials: Why Can't We All Just Get Along? Part 2

Dr. Patty Hunter LCSW, CSU, Chico School of Social Work Dr. Patty Hunter explores the differences among the current generations and what causes conflicts among them. She notes that for the first…

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Labor Trafficking on Your Plate and in Your Closet

Kelsey Timmerman Activist Kelsey Timmerman begins his presentation by declaring, “I’m Kelsey and I’m a choco-holic!” He then discusses the exploitation – and sometimes…

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Beyond the Classroom: The Chico Experience

CC Carter, Director Krystle Tonga, Assistant Program Coordinator Cross-Cultural Leadership Center What happens when classes are not in session? This is a chance to understand how to better help…

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Dangerous Crossings: Race, Species and Nature in a Multicultural Age

Dr. Claire Kim Associate Professor of Political Science & Asian American Studies, UC Irvine Dr. Kim presents material from her forthcoming book, which examines impassioned disputes over how…

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One MobileProjector per Trainer

Matt York Project Director, Founder of Videomaker Magazine, Instructor at California State University, Chico Matt York had an idea – he wanted to bring technology to the least-developed…

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