Audre Lorde famously maintained that “caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.” This gathering explores the concept of care against the backdrop of Lorde’s quote, through the lens of black feminist epistemology and praxis.
On November 10-14th, thousands of public health professionals will convene for the American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting, themed Health Equity Now, in San Diego. This alternative session is inspired by a resolution brought to the APHA Governing Council for the 2018 conference.
Join the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health for a timely session to discuss what’s at stake for health on the ballot, from the Affordable Care Act and single payer to key health-related propositions.
Join us for a workshop on how to use our website to find data sources for your research projects. Light refreshments will be served.
Join the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Offices of the UCLA Schools of Public Health, Nursing, Dentistry, Medicine, and Arts & Architecture for a night of jazz and discussion.
From Awareness to Action: Leveraging Resiliency in the Context of Toxic Stress and Adverse Childhood Experiences,
Join the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health for the 24th National Health Equity Research Webcast.
Counting a Diverse Nation: Disaggregating Data on Race and Ethnicity to Advance a Culture of Health and Equity
Join PolicyLink for a webinar sharing recommendations for improving research methods, data practice, and government policies through data disaggregation.
‘Speak out against racism’ – Developing and Implementing an anti-racism intervention in Australian schools
This presentation will describe the background context of SOAR, including available data on experiences of racism among Australian children and youth, the rationale and conceptual framework for SOAR, and discuss initial feedback from schools implementing the program.
In the documentary, Tale of the Grim Sleeper, Nick Broomfield digs into the case of the notorious serial killer known as the Grim Sleeper, who terrorized black & other women in South Central LA over 25 years. Join us for a screening followed by a discussion with Margaret Prescod of KPFK Radio and Nana Gyamfi, human & civil rights attorney.
From May 17-19, 2018, the American Indian Studies Center at University of California, Los Angeles and its Southern California co-hosts will welcome NAISA, the largest scholarly organization devoted to Indigenous issues and research, to Yaanga (Downtown Los Angeles) on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Tongva.
Join the Institute on Inequality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin, to share and discuss research and activism to analyze structures of urban displacement, racialized policing, and the mass supervision and control of youth. The event will also shine a light on organizing frameworks and resistance strategies that challenge exclusion.
Join us as we host Dr. Katrina Walsemann to speak about the impact of school segregation on student health.
Women in 51 countries so far are taking action on M8 as part of the International Women’s Strike 2018. Where we can, women will be going on strike for 1 hour, withholding our labor both waged and unwaged. And at 6 pm join sisters around the world in making LOUD NOISE together!
he Critical Race Studies Program is excited to invite to a celebration of the 2nd edition of Manifest Destinies: The Making of the Mexican American Race, featuring a book talk with Professor Laura E. Gómez, with a reception to follow.
Justin Dunnavant, UC President’s Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Anthropology at UC Santa Cruz, talks about “Training the Next Generation of Archaeologists: The Society of Black Archaeologists and Sustainable Archaeology.”