Virtual Events

Monday, September 27, 2021 12:00 pm

TEC Talks: Identity and Power

How do you prove that you are who you say you are? As our world becomes increasingly digitized, automated, and algorithmically operated, digital identity schemes are becoming an...

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Wednesday, September 29, 2021 1:00 pm

Beyond the Border: Navigating the paths to migration

What is the current reality in Central America and why are people leaving the region? Global affairs experts will provide context to this question by giving an overview of the...

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Wednesday, September 29, 2021 7:00 pm

Public Reading with Latinx-British Poet Leo Boix

Join the Creative Writing Program for a zoom event in partnership with Letras Latinas, the literary initiative at the Institute for Latino Studies. On the occasion of Hispanic...

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Friday, October 1, 2021 12:00 pm

The Freedom to Listen

Beyond recognizing the inherent importance of public discourse to democracy, a reckoning must be made that listening itself constitutes discourse as much as does speech — that...

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Friday, October 1, 2021 12:30 pm

Courageous Christianity

Join the Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights as we present Jemar Tisby ’02, president of The Witness: A Black Christian Collective and author of The Color of Compromise and...

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Monday, October 4, 2021 12:30 pm

“Our Community Has Boundaries”: LA’s Immigrant Women Activists on Embodiment, Race, Class, and Morality

In global cities today, immigrants of color suffer hyper-pollution, asthma, and cancer due to their residence near diesel-spewing shipping ports, freeways, and rail yards. Their...

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Tuesday, October 19, 2021 12:30 pm

Slow Look

Join us online for a 20-minute mindful look at a work of art. Walk away feeling relaxed and recharged as we use tools of mindfulness for a guided look at Sébastien Bourdon’s...

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Monday, November 22, 2021 12:00 pm

TEC Talks: Workers and Power

The COVID-19 pandemic has put a spotlight on essential workers: grocery workers who keep shelves stocked with food and cleaning supplies, truckers who transport goods across the...

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Monday, December 6, 2021 12:00 pm

TEC Talks: Privacy and Power

The proliferation of smart devices – not just phones but TVs, home security cameras, and more – has led to the collection of personal data on an unprecedented scale. This...

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