Lectures and Discussions

Founders' Day
The Gospel through the Lens of Occupied Lands and Showing up Lutheran

Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary

Prairie Rose Seminole is an enrolled tribal member of the Three Affiliated Tribes of ND, descendant of the Sahnish/Arikara, Northern Cheyenne and Lakota Nations.

Recalibrating Human Freedom with Martin Luther

Graduate Theological Union Library

A CTNS Public Forum

Monday, September 23, 2019, 7pm

Dinner Boardroom Graduate Theological Union Library 2400 Ridge Road Berkeley, California

Complicating an HSI Identity
Keynote with honored speaker Gina Ann Garcia, PhD

Lundring Events Center

The community is invited to attend this keynote address for an idea of how Cal Lutheran can transform from a Latinx-enrolling to Latinx-serving institution.

Lunchbox Diversity
Demographic Change and the Future of Higher Education

Student Union

Open to all faculty and staff. This is a professional development opportunity to learn more about what it means to be a diverse, inclusive and equitable campus.

Avoiding Death by PowerPoint

Pearson Library

Join us from 4pm-5pm in Lib 138 (the active learning classroom) to learn about how you are figuratively killing people with your PowerPoint presentations, and what you can do to make your slides and presentation dynamic and engaging. All faculty and staff welcome.

College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Lecture Series: Cristina Villalobos
'Minority Serving Institutions'

Swenson Center for Social and Behavioral Sciences 101

In her talk, "Minority Serving Institutions: America's Underutilized Resource for Strengthening the STEM Workforce," Cristina Villalobos discusses the contributions of MSIs to the workforce in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and provides recommendations to expand effective practices beyond these institutions.

History Lecture Series: Accommodation and Resistance

Lundring Events Center

This year’s lecture series, Accommodation and Resistance, focuses on the cultural conflicts that occur when two worldviews collide.

One County, One Book: Cal Lutheran Faculty Panel Discussion
'The Library Book' by Susan Orlean

Lundring Events Center

University faculty and staff members discuss the themes of Susan Orlean’s The Library Book and the true inside story of the 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Public Library.

California Council on Teacher Education Fall 2019 Conference
The first state-level California Clinical Fellows Symposium

San Diego

The first state-level Clinical Fellows Symposium will be held on October 19, the final day of the CCTE Fall 2019 Conference in San Diego. The Symposium will be a unique opportunity for P-12 and university partners to explore clinical practice in teacher education.

The Innovative Vision of Poet Dana Gioia: American Poetry and Public Life
Artists and Speakers Series

Samuelson Chapel

Recent California Poet Laureate Dana Gioia will read from and illuminate his award-winning poetry and discuss how community engagement in poetry and all the arts fosters a vibrant public sphere. The Cal Lutheran Choir will perform a musical setting of Gioia’s poem “Prayer” composed by Morten Lauridsen.