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Charles Sykes, political commentator, author How the Right Lost Its Mind, and founder and editor-at-large of The Bulwark, will speak on “How America Lost Its Mind” on October 6 as Occidental College’s 2021 Jack Kemp ’57 Distinguished Lecturer.


Oct6
4:30 pm
2021-10-06 16:30:00 2021-10-06 16:30:00 Charles Sykes at Occidental College

Charles Sykes, political commentator, author How the Right Lost Its Mind, and founder and editor-at-large of The Bulwark, will speak on “How America Lost Its Mind” at 4:30 p.m. on October 6 as Occidental College’s 2021 Jack Kemp ’57 Distinguished Lecturer.

America/Los_Angeles public
Event Date: Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Charles Sykes, political commentator, author How the Right Lost Its Mind, and founder and editor-at-large of The Bulwark, will speak on “How America Lost Its Mind” at 4:30 p.m. on October 6 as Occidental College’s 2021 Jack Kemp ’57 Distinguished Lecturer.

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With Cerise Castle, a Los Angeles-based multimedia journalist with credits at Los Angeles Magazine, NPR, Vice News, Knock LA, and more.


Sep23
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
2021-09-23 17:00:00 2021-09-23 18:30:00 A Tradition of Violence: The History of Deputy Gangs in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

This event is sponsored by the Intercultural Community Center and the departments of Critical Theory and Social Justice, Politics, Sociology, and Urban and Environmental Policy with funding generously provided by the Remsen Bird Fund. This lecture will be recorded for those who cannot attend in person. 

 

*This event will require the use of a mask and will follow all COVID-19 safety guidelines set out by the College.

America/Los_Angeles public
Event Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021

This event is sponsored by the Intercultural Community Center and the departments of Critical Theory and Social Justice, Politics, Sociology, and Urban and Environmental Policy with funding generously provided by the Remsen Bird Fund. This lecture will be recorded for those who cannot attend in person. 

 

*This event will require the use of a mask and will follow all COVID-19 safety guidelines set out by the College.

This year’s Sterling Award lecture will be given by Professor Dolores Trevizo.


Sep30
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
2021-09-30 16:30:00 2021-09-30 17:30:00 2021 Sterling Award Lecture: Armed Vigilante Movements in Mexico, 2012-15

Professor Dolores Trevizo’s research examines why vigilantes in Mexico illegally armed themselves in the name of enforcing the law between 2012-2015. Her talk will focus on those organized groups who declared they were providing security in specific places and whose collective actions were sustained for several weeks. 

A reception will follow the lecture on the Hameetman Career Center patio at 5:30 p.m.

About the Sterling Award

America/Los_Angeles public
Event Date: Thursday, September 30, 2021

Professor Dolores Trevizo’s research examines why vigilantes in Mexico illegally armed themselves in the name of enforcing the law between 2012-2015. Her talk will focus on those organized groups who declared they were providing security in specific places and whose collective actions were sustained for several weeks. 

A reception will follow the lecture on the Hameetman Career Center patio at 5:30 p.m.

About the Sterling Award

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THE SPANISH AND FRENCH CINEMA @ OXY PROUDLY PRESENTS: "Roma"
 
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Feb27
8:15 pm
2020-02-27 20:15:00 2020-02-27 20:15:00 Film Screening "ROMA"

You can watch the trailer here: https://youtu.be/6BS27ngZtxg

 

America/Los_Angeles public
Event Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020

You can watch the trailer here: https://youtu.be/6BS27ngZtxg

 

Please join us as Dr. Anu, author of Beyond Guilt Trips, discusses how to "unpack" our Western baggage, so that we are better able to understand about or uncomfortable feeling about who we are, where we come from, and how much we have.


Mar19
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
2020-03-19 17:00:00 2020-03-19 18:00:00 "How do you travel with good intention in an unequal world?" by Dr. Anu Taranath

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America/Los_Angeles public

Come join the Spanish Department for day two of senior comps presentations! 


Feb21
4:10 pm - 6:30 pm
2020-02-21 16:10:00 2020-02-21 18:30:00 Spanish Senior Comps Oral Presentations

Presentations:

Friday, February 21st: 

Leah Healy: "La guerra sucia: El género y la mirada en obras argentinas" 

Xavier Nelson-Rowntree: "Una crítica de la masculinidad marxista en el paso de la historia" 

Alessandra Pelliccia: "La relación queer en un contexto materno en El beso de la mujer araña"

Emma Robitaille: "La liberación en la oscuridad: Un examen del queerness en El beso de la mujer araña" 

America/Los_Angeles public
Event Date: Friday, February 21, 2020

Presentations:

Friday, February 21st: 

Leah Healy: "La guerra sucia: El género y la mirada en obras argentinas" 

Xavier Nelson-Rowntree: "Una crítica de la masculinidad marxista en el paso de la historia" 

Alessandra Pelliccia: "La relación queer en un contexto materno en El beso de la mujer araña"

Emma Robitaille: "La liberación en la oscuridad: Un examen del queerness en El beso de la mujer araña" 

Come join the Spanish Department for day one of senior comps presentations! 


Feb14
4:10 pm - 6:30 pm
2020-02-14 16:10:00 2020-02-14 18:30:00 Spanish Senior Comps Oral Presentations

Presentations include: 

Friday, February 14th: 

Alana Adelman: "Desafiando el travestismo del espectador en Te doy mis ojos: Una crítica de la teoría de la mirada masculina de Laura Mulvey"

Natalie Arbogast: "La falla del marxismo tradicional y una aparición del posmarxismo en El beso de la mujer araña: El poder realista de la dialéctica"

Ivy Denham-Conroy: "Un estudio de Molina y Valentín: El reaprendizaje del género y la sexualidad en El beso de la mujer araña"

America/Los_Angeles public
Event Date: Friday, February 14, 2020

Presentations include: 

Friday, February 14th: 

Alana Adelman: "Desafiando el travestismo del espectador en Te doy mis ojos: Una crítica de la teoría de la mirada masculina de Laura Mulvey"

Natalie Arbogast: "La falla del marxismo tradicional y una aparición del posmarxismo en El beso de la mujer araña: El poder realista de la dialéctica"

Ivy Denham-Conroy: "Un estudio de Molina y Valentín: El reaprendizaje del género y la sexualidad en El beso de la mujer araña"

 Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, physician, scientist and activist who exposed the Flint water crisis, will give a talk as the 2020 Occidental College Phi Beta Kappa speaker.


Feb28
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
2020-02-28 13:00:00 2020-02-28 14:00:00 2020 Ruenitz Lecture: Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha

Named one of Time magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World,” Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha continues to work to mitigate the impact of the water crisis on Flint’s children. In her book, What the Eyes Don’t See, and her speeches, she motivates audiences to speak out against injustice.

Following the lecture, Dr. Hanna-Attisha will be signing her book from 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. on the AGC steps between Johnson and Fowler. Copies will be available for purchase. 

America/Los_Angeles public
Event Date: Friday, February 28, 2020

Named one of Time magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World,” Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha continues to work to mitigate the impact of the water crisis on Flint’s children. In her book, What the Eyes Don’t See, and her speeches, she motivates audiences to speak out against injustice.

Following the lecture, Dr. Hanna-Attisha will be signing her book from 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. on the AGC steps between Johnson and Fowler. Copies will be available for purchase. 

The 365 Series Presents: Sonya Renee Taylor 


Feb20
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
2020-02-20 17:00:00 2020-02-20 19:00:00 Sonya Renee Taylor: Activism & Radical Self Care

Sonya Renee Taylor's visit will focus on radical self-care within activist communities. Sonya is the first speaker in a series presented by the Intercultural Community Center and black student leaders titled the "365 series". This collaborative and dynamic series of programming will recognize black history, black lives, and blackness at Oxy and beyond. Most importantly, it aims to send an important message: February is only a starting place in the celebration and acknoweldgement of black history. 

America/Los_Angeles public
Event Date: Thursday, February 20, 2020

Sonya Renee Taylor's visit will focus on radical self-care within activist communities. Sonya is the first speaker in a series presented by the Intercultural Community Center and black student leaders titled the "365 series". This collaborative and dynamic series of programming will recognize black history, black lives, and blackness at Oxy and beyond. Most importantly, it aims to send an important message: February is only a starting place in the celebration and acknoweldgement of black history. 

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