Tuesday, April 29, 2014
All members of the Oxy community are invited to meet with President Jonathan Veitch and other senior administrators to hear updates on the latest Admission numbers, fundraising trends, a report from the April Board of Trustees meeting, and more.
As always, community members can submit questions ahead of time via this online form. We have set aside time to try to answer your questions and will also take questions from the audience, if time permits.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Education in Action Luncheon
The college community is invited to the 2013-2014 Education in Action (EIA) luncheon. The luncheon will serve as an occasion to reflect on the year, learning from our collective experiences. We will also highlight the first long term CBL internship with Cedars-Sinai.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Is Equitable Growth Key to California's Prosperity?
All In Nation: An America That Works for All proposes that equity- just and fair inclusion of all- is the answer, and a growing chorus of economists, policymakers, and business and community leaders agree. Join our timely conversation about inclusion and California's economic future.
- The challenges and opportunities rising diversity brings
- The work connected to building an economy that delivers growth and prosperity for all
- Creating policies that ensure just and fair inclusion for all
All-In Nation: An America that Works for All, a new book by the Center for American Progress and PolicyLink, proposes that equity—just and fair inclusion of all—is the answer.
Join several local and national thought leaders for a lively conversation about inclusion and California’s economic future.
Laphonza Butler, President, Service Employees International Union United Long Term Care Workers Union
Vanessa Cardenas, Vice President, Center for American Progress
Sarah Treuhaft, Associate Director, PolicyLink!
Stewart Kwoh, President, Asian American Advancing Justice / Los Angeles
Sponsored by: The Center for American Progress, an independent nonpartisan educational institute dedicated to improving the lives of Americans through progressive ideas and action.
LA Progressive an online social justice magazine that provides expert commentary and original reporting on a range of progressive issues.
The Occidental Office of Community Engagement providing students with opportunities to enact Occidental College’s values through community-based service and learning collaborations with organizations in Los Angeles and beyond.
ACLU of Southern California working to defend the Bill of Rights and apply them equally to all who live in our society.
Common Cause/California working to strengthen public participation and to ensure that the political process serves the public interest, rather than the special interests.
Policy Link a national research and action institute advancing economic and social equity by lifting up what works.
For more information, Contact Dick Price and Sharon Kyle, LA Progressive, at firstname.lastname@example.org