Material Culture

William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art

This exhibit features artists who utilize cloth as a statement or a medium.

Historical Military Reductions

William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art

This exhibition features bronze reductions of acclaimed military sculptures, from antiquity to the Renaissance and the French Revolutionary Wars.

Uchinanchu: The Art of Laura Kina
Closing reception: Oct. 1, 6 p.m.

Kwan Fong Gallery

“Uchinanchu” is the self-identifying term for Hawaiian residents of Okinawan heritage. This exhibit presents patchwork and textile-based paintings by Laura Kina, a descendant of Uchinanchu on her father’s side. 

First-Year Experience
with author Reese Halter

Samuelson Chapel

Come along as first-year undergraduates at Cal Lutheran reach the culmination of a shared learning experience, and enjoy a special presentation by author and environmentalist Reese Halter.

Parent Seminar on Alternative Communication
with Elizabeth Vosseller, MA, CCC-SLP

Spies-Bornemann Center for Education & Technology, Room 140

Elizabeth Vosseller is the director of Growing Kids Therapy Center and specializes in supporting the complex communication needs of students with autism.

Spectrum of Opportunity Conference
Autism, Inclusion, and Communication

Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center

Educators, families, and professionals who serve people with autism are invited to attend the annual conference to learn more about supporting and including people with autism who experience complex communication challenges in school and community settings.  

The Harem: Essentialized Sensuality
The Work of Lalla Essaydi

Kwan Fong Gallery

In this series, artist Lalla Essaydi strives to disrupt stereotypes and revert to the authentic idea of the harem as a space designated as strictly for women and without overt sexual connotations. 

Reading and Conversation with Poet Jamaal May
Guest Writer Series / Artists and Speakers Series

William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art

Jamaal May’s collections of poems include the award-winning Hum (2013) and The Big Book of Exit Strategies (2016). 

El Club (Chile, 2015)
International Film Festival

Muvico Thousand Oaks 14

Directed and co-written by Pablo Larraín, El Club received the Grand Jury Prize at the Berlin International Film Festival and Best Director, Best Ensemble and Best Screenplay at the Chicago International Film Festival.

The 14th-century World
Thousand Oaks Library Lecture Series

Grant Brimhall Library Community Room

This series of lectures takes a global approach in its examination of the 14th century with discussion of Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Africa, North and South America, and the Far East.