Upcoming Events


Thursday, 9/25, 12:00-1:30PM, MCL 251

Seth Holmes, Fresh fruit, broken bodies: the plight of migrant farm laborers

Thursday, 9/25, 4:00-5:00PM, Faculty Lounge
CELASA Welcome Reception with Father Fitzgerald and Kurt Organista

Thursday, 9/25, 5:00-6:30PM, Fromm Hall, Maraschi Room

Fall 2014 CELASA Lecture with Kurt Organista: The urgent need for structural-environmental approaches to HIV prevention in the Latino Community


Monday, 10/6, 11:40-12:40PM, KA 309

Brown Bag Presentation with Christina Garcia Lopez (English Department)

Narratives of Compassion: Encountering the Spirit in Chicana/o Literature.

Wednesday, 10/15, 4:45- 6:25 PM, KA 367

Cecilia Santos Presents: Mega Projects and the Fight for Democracy in Brazil: Lessons from the World Cup 2014

Monday, 10/20, 10:30-11:35AM, Room ED 102

An Update on the Political and Social Situation in Honduras with Karla Lara: 5 years After the Coup, the Popular Resistance Continues. 

Tuesday, 10/21, 1:30-2:30 p.m., 252 McLaren

Thacher Gallery presentation

Day of the Dead: A conversation with Evelyn Orantes and Ani Rivera. Evelyn Orantes, Curator of Public Practice, Oakland Museum and Ani Rivera, Executive Director, Galería de la Raza will discuss the role that Day of the Dead programming plays in the community.

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 6:30-8 p.m., Thacher Gallery

Thacher Gallery Hosts:

Day of the Dead: Altar Building with Chisme y Comida. Join Chisme y Comida and USF altar artisans Olivia and Margarita Muñoz in remembering and celebrating the dead. Participants will create this year’s altar in the gallery as part of Dobles Vidas.


Thursday, 11/13, 12:00-1:00 PM, KA 309

Brown Bag Presentation with Danny Gascón (Sociology Department)

Documents, discourse, and community policing in South Los Angeles 

Thursday, 11/18, 5:00-6:30 p.m., Xavier Auditorium, Fromm Hall and Thacher Gallery

Thacher Gallery Hosts:

Dobles Vidas Reading and Broadside Exchange

Join students and faculty reading poems and prose that explore the power of objects in response to Dobles Vidas. A reception and broadside exchange will follow in the gallery.

CELASA Presents: Seth Holmes

9/25/2014, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

McLaren Conference Center 251

CELASA Lecture with Kurt Organista

9/25/2014, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Fromm Hall 125 - Maraschi Room

CELASA Brown Bag Presentation with Christina Garcia Lopez

10/6/2014, 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM

Kalmanovitz Hall 309 - Conference Room

CELASA Brown Bag with Daniel Gascón

11/13/2014, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Kalmanovitz Hall 309 - Conference Room