Sarah W. Heath Center for Equality and Justice

Working for healthy, sustainable, and just communities for all

Social Justice Calendar

A Conversation with Melina Abdullah

Samuelson Chapel

Melina Abdullah is a womanist scholar-activist who sees her role in the academy as intrinsically linked to struggles for the liberation of oppressed people. A professor and chair of Pan-African Studies at California State University, Los Angeles, Abdullah has been recognized as one of the 10 most influential Los Angeles leaders by LA Weekly.

Artists and Speakers Series
The Great Wall of L.A.: Social and Public Art with Judith F. Baca

Preus-Brandt Forum

Judith F. Baca is a native Angeleno whose large-scale mural The Great Wall of Los Angeles is a cultural landmark.

Reel Justice Film Series: 'The Blood is at the Doorstep'

Preus-Brandt Forum

After Dontre Hamilton, a black, unarmed man diagnosed with schizophrenia, is shot 14 times and killed by police in Milwaukee, his family embarks on a quest for answers, justice and reform.

Reel Justice Film Series: 'Chavela'

Lundring Events Center

Chavela is a captivating look at the unconventional life of beloved performer Chavela Vargas.