UPCOMING EVENTS

FALL QUARTER         October – December 2017

OCTOBER

Saturday, October 14
UCLA Booth at 26th Annual Festival of Filipino Arts and Culture
Echo Park Lake, downtown Los Angeles
UCLA Booth co-sponsored by Asian American Studies Center,  Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Pilipino Alumni Association, Pilipinos for Community Health, California Health Interview Survey.                                                                                                         Volunteers needed to staff booth, contact meg@ucla.edu.                     Organized by Association for the Advancement of Filipino American Arts and Culture (FilAm ARTS).                                                                        For more information view http://www.filamarts.org

Monday, October 16     12:30-1:30pm                                           Raissa Robles                                                                                           Book Talk  “Marcos Martial Law: Never Again, A brief History of Torture and Atrocity under the New Society”   Bunche Hall 10383                                                                                   Sponsored by Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Asian American Studies Department, Asian American Studies Center

Friday, October 20       12:00-3:00 pm                                    Funding Workshop about IAC & AASC Awards Program         Campbell Hall 3232                                                                        Presentations by Graduate Division Fellowships & Financial Services https://grad.ucla.edu/funding/financial-aid/
Institute of American Cultures                                        http://www.iac.ucla.edu/fellowships_Overview.html                            Asian American Studies Center                                                        http://www.aasc.ucla.edu/scholarships/                                                    Must sign-up at MyUCLA Message Center:                                                    Asian Am MyUCLA Message Center                                                Organized by UCLA Asian American Studies Department

Tuesday, October 24     4:00 pm                                                           City of Inmates Book Reception for                                         Professor Kelly Lytle~Hernandez                                         Ackerman Union – Bruin Viewpoint Room                                   For more info contact IACcoordinator@conet.ucla.edu    Organized/Coordinated by IAC and co-sponsored by Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies, American Indian Studies Center, Chicano Studies Research Center, Asian American Studies Center, Ethnic Studies Departments, Department of History,                                Labor Community Strategy Center.

NOVEMBER

Thursday, November 2     4:00-6:30 pm                                  Institute of American Cultures                                                          Fall Forum and Reception in honor of the 2017-2018 IAC Visiting Scholars, Graduate & Predoctoral Fellows, and Research Grant Awardees                                                               James West Alumni Center                                                                   For more info contact IACcoordinator@conet.ucla.edu                 Organized by IAC and co-sponsored by American Indian Studies Center, Asian American Studies Center, Chicano Studies Research Center, Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies.

Wednesday, November 8     3:00 – 5:00 pm                               AASC Annual Awards and Alumni Reception for 2017-18 Grants, Fellowships, Scholarships, and Academic Prizes      UCLA James West Alumni Center – Conference Room             RSVP to https://aascawards17.eventbrite.com                                              or email: aascrsvp@aasc.ucla.edu

Monday, November 13       3:00 – 4:00 pm                                     Life After Life                                                                                    Charles E. Young Research Library – Main Conference Room                   Film documentary about formerly incarcerated men of color transitioning back into the “outside”. Film maker Tamara Perkins         will talk about film.                                                                                   Sponsored by AAS Department, UCLA Library, AAS Center

Tuesday, November 28     4:00 pm                                                        Stanley Kwok Lau and Dora Wong Lau Lecture in Chinese American Studies presents                                                                  From Chinese Exclusion to the Muslim Ban: A History of Xenophobia in America                                                                           by Erika Lee, Distinguished McKnight University Professor, the Rudolph J. Vecoli Chair in Immigration History, and the Director of the Immigration History Research Center at the University of Minnesota.                                                                                                      Powell Library – East Rotunda                                                      RSVP requested to http://laulecture17.eventbrite.com                      Sponsored by Stanley Kwok Lau and Dora Wong Lau Endowment in Chinese American Studies, AASC, UCLA Library

 

 

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