Lectures and Discussions
The final three lectures of the 2019-2020 series focus on the reaction of the Maasai to European colonialism in Africa, Korea’s struggles against colonization by its Asian neighbors, and U.S. domestic resistance to the Vietnam War.
Prominent women in the music industry discuss their diverse careers and share views on the changing face of the industry and the growing presence of women in leading roles.
In this lecture, Carlton Wilkinson uncovers the depth and meaning of Spiritual Bodies, his collection of evocative photographs on display at the Kwan Fong Gallery of Art and Culture.
Harold Stoner Clark lectures by Quayshawn Spencer: 11:10 a.m., "When Population Genetics Meets the Metaphysics of Race"; 4 p.m., "A Radical Solution to the Race Problem."
In this lecture, Najeeba Syeed offers a history of the use of appeals to civility to limit dissenting voices, and case studies in which Los Angeles faith leaders, responding to state violence, have developed interfaith rituals to challenge the detention of migrants.
Join a distinguished panel of professionals to learn about what defines you as a professional, challenges of the business environment, and first impressions.
Thousand Oaks Reads is a citywide literary event and series of activities encouraging community members to read and discuss the same book. Copies of the book are available at both Thousand Oaks library branches.
This workshop examines the “must have” ingredients for maximum engagement in middle and high school science classrooms.
Amal Kassir's fiery spoken word poetry and storytelling are the result of her experiences growing up in two seemingly opposing worlds: her home in Denver and her grandmother's farm in Syria.
Friday conference, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Saturday conference, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Light breakfast and lunch included.