Thursday, October 3, 2013
Oxy Water Awareness and Reduction in Pollution Meeting
Get involved in the conversation of water.
WARP is a student group dedicated to exploring water-related issues in creative and responsive ways. Come to the first meeting of Oxy WARP to talk water, ask questions, and be part of the conversation.
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - Friday, October 4, 2013
Duncan Ryuken Williams on "Camp Dharma"
Camp Dharma: Japanese American Buddism and the World War Two Incarceration Experience
Duncan Ryûken Williams is the Chair of the University of Southern California’s School of Religion and the Director of the USC Center for Japanese Religions and Culture. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard University and previously held the Shinjo Ito Distinguished Chair of Japanese Buddhism at University of California at Berkeley and served as the Director of Berkeley's Center for Japanese Studies for four years. He is the author of a monograph entitled The Other Side of Zen: A Social History of Sôtô Zen Buddhism in Tokugawa Japan (Princeton University Press, 2005) and co-editor of a number of volumes including Issei Buddhism in the Americas (U-Illinois Press, 2010), American Buddhism (Routledge/Curzon Press, 1998), and Buddhism and Ecology (Harvard University Press, 1997). He is currently completing a monograph titled, Camp Dharma: Buddhism and the Japanese American Incarceration During World War II (University of California Press) and writing a manifesto for Japan in the 21st-century titled Hybrid Japan. He is also the founder of the world's first online Western-language bibliographical database on Buddhism, the Mugen Project, and is creating a database on mixed race Japanese people, the Hapa Japan Database Project.
Friday, October 4, 2013
Join the Office of Admission with current students and faculty for a special fall preview day!
Focused Fridays offer prospective students and their families the chance to get to know the Oxy community on a deeper level. There is something for all interests and schedules. Whether you arrive in the morning or afternoon, you can tour campus, learn about the admission process, and hear about our academic programs from current students and professors.
Friday, October 4, 2013
Juniors and Seniors: Learn about exciting career opportunities in real estate analysis.
RCLCO is the leading knowledge solutions provider to the real estate industry. Sign up in the CDC for this informational luncheon as they discuss careers with their company!
Friday, October 4, 2013 - Saturday, October 5, 2013
Non-Profit Resume Workshop
Get the inside scoop on what non-profits look for in your resume.
Interested in working in the world of non-profits? You're going to want to know how to tailor your resume when applying to jobs in this sector. Join us as our featured employer, City Year, teaches us how to write the perfect non-profit resume!