Panel Speakers: Dr. Viet Le and Phi Hong Su
Panel Speakers: Phil Yu and Dan Mathews
Panel Speakers: Doris Ching, Anna Gonzalez, Henry Gee, Bob Suzuki
Panel Speakers: Gary Pak, Andrew Lam
Women in Motion: Border exchanges at the intersections of home and diaspora, the global and the local, urban and rural
Panel Speakers: Fatima Sadiqi
Panel Speakers: Shilpa Dave, Robert Ku, Bill Imada
Indigenity in Motion: Impact of and Response to Globalization by Indigenous Communities in the Americas, North Africa, and Pacific Islands.
Panel Speakers: Fatima Sadiqi
Panel Speakers: Dr. Franklin Odo, Dr. Cathy Schlund-Vials, Dr. Steven Shiematsu
Multiracial Relations, Identities and Communities
Date: April 7, 2009, 1:00-3:00PM
Location: Cal Poly Pomona, Bronco Student Center – Ursa Major, BSC
Open and free to the public!
Dr. Rudy Gueverra, Assistant Professor of Asian Pacific American Studies at Arizona State University
Dr. Jon Okamura, Associate Professor of Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa
Dr. Caroline Streeter, Assistant Professor for the Department of English and Center for African Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles
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Years of Infamy Read Aloud during Nation Library Week
Thursday April 16, 2009 – ALL DAY
All Day Marathon Read Aloud: Years of infamy : the untold story of America’s concentration camps by Michi Weglyn
Venue -Seminar Room
Leader/ Moderator-Christine Thomas
Audience – Everyone
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Panel on Filipino Diaspora
Date: May 14, 2009
Time: 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Reception following at 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Centaurus Room, Bronco Student Center – Cal Poly Pomona
Dr. Augusto Espiritu, Associate Professor of History at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Dr. Martin Manalansan, Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Remembering Michi Nishiura Weglyn
Date: January 29, 2009, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Cal Poly Pomona, Bronco Student Center – Ursa Minor
A Tribute to An Amazing Legacy of Social Justice and Peace
Phil Nash, Esq., Writer, lawyer, professor, and close friend of Michi Weglyn
Dr. Franklin Odo, Director of Smithsonian Asian Pacific American program
Dr. Bob Suzuki, President emeritus Cal Poly Pomona
Sharon Yamato, Writer, biographer, and filmmaker and
Nancy Kapitanoff, Producer, writer, director, and creative artist
Followed by a special evening with 3-time Grammy Award winner for Best Hawaiian Music, Daniel Ho joined by lead members of the award-winning smooth jazz band Kilauea – Randy
Drake (drums) and Steve Billman (bass). Daniel shares his dynamic fusion of Hawaiian aesthetic, smooth jazz, and alternative folk.
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Nani Edgar (hula). Cal Poly Pomona Recital Hall, 7:00 – 8:30 PM.
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A Special Evening with DANIEL HO & FRIENDS
Three-time Grammy Award Winner and two-time Nominee
Thursday January 29, 2008
7:00 – 8:30 PM
Recital Hall, Cal Poly Pomona
Learn more about Daniel Ho at www.danielho.com
Space is limited! Please RSVP as soon as possible to ensure a seat!
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Dr. Mary Yu Danico
Interim Director of the Weglyn Endowed Chair
Documentary Passing Poston – followed by Q&A with survivors of internment.
Speakers: Mary Higashi, Ruth Okimoto,
Leon Uyeda, and Kiyo Sato
Date: February 17, 2009
Time: 1:00 - 3:00PM
Location: Cal Poly Pomona, Bronco Student Center – Ursa Major AB
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Film screening of Divided We Fall
Tuesday, November 4, 2008
Ursa Major AB
The DWF Campaign is a people-fueled national movement to create deep community dialogue about racism, religion, and healing in the aftermath of Sept. 11th.
Speakers on Critical Issues Facing Election 2008
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Video: Critical Issues Facing Election 2008
Thursday, October 30, 2008
Ursa Major B
Dr. Reginald Daniel, Professor of Sociology, at UC Santa Barbara
Kate Kendell, Esq. Executive Director, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Faces in America
Performed by Will & Company
Thursday November 6, 2008
1:00 – 3:00pm
Ursa Major AB
Co-sponsored by MultiCultural Council and Office of Sudent Life & Cultural Centers
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Dr. Mary Yu Danico, Interim Director of the Weglyn Endowed Chair
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