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Misinformation and Democracy

February 16, 2024
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Cal Poly Pomona - Student Services Building and Zoom
3801 West Temple Avenue Pomona, CA 91768

With the 2024 California primaries approach soon, this interdisciplinary panel reflects on the challenges that misinformation poses to democracy

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Désirée Lim, Immigration and Social Equality

March 18, 2024
2:00 pm - 4 pm
Cal Poly Pomona - Student Services Building 
3801 West Temple Avenue Pomona, CA 91768

Author Meets Critics for Désirée Lim's new book, Immigration and Social Equality, which provides a distinctive social egalitarian critique of existing immigration practices

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Psychological and Structural Approaches to Combating Misinformation

April 11, 2024
11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Cal Poly Pomona - Student Services Building and Zoom
3801 West Temple Avenue Pomona, CA 91768

This interdisciplinary panel will share cutting-edge strategies about how best to combat misinformation, both to help individuals recognize it when they see it, and to help redesign our institutions to stop its spread.

March 16, 2023
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cal Poly Pomona - University Theater, 3801 West Temple Avenue Pomona, CA 91768

A Special Screening of "How Does It Feel To Be A Problem?"

”How Does It Feel To Be A Problem?” traces the phenomenon of othering in America, how marginalized groups of people are mistreated in a nation that allegedly cares about justice and equality.

Panelists:

  • Director, producer, co-writer, and CPP professor, Dr Thomas Keith
  • Professors Alex Madva (Philosophy, CCEP)
  • Ayana Jamieson (Ethnic & Women's Studies)
  • Alvaro Huerta (Urban & Regional Planning, Ethnic & Women's Studies)
March 23, 2023
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Virtual Panel & Discussion

CCEP & The Weglyn Endowed Chair Present: Gentrification in Southern California: Community Struggles & Resistance in Boyle Heights and Santa Ana

This virtual panel examines the tensions of gentrification in the city of Santa Ana in Orange County and the Boyle Heights neighborhood in Los Angeles, two areas that have been defined by different waves of immigration and regional migration, as well as recognized as important sites of Latinx culture, history, and politics.

CCEP Launches New Podcast

CCEP Launches New Podcast

Securing Justice: A CCEP Podcast on Housing Insecurity in California
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Past Events

April 15, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Soil, Food, and Justice: The Ecosystems of California

Panelists:

  • Anna Hopkins (Co-founder and Agency Relations & Communications Director, Farm2People)
  • Kirsten Schwartz (Urban Ecologist and Associate Professor of Environmental Health Sciences, UCLA)
  • Aaron Fox (Associate Professor, Urban and Community Agriculture, Cal Poly Pomona)

Opening remarks provided by CPP Provost, Jennifer Brown.

The panel was moderated by CCEP Faculty Fellow, Nicole Lambrou.

March 18, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Just Air: California, Health, and the Ethics of Repair

Panelists:

 The panel was moderated by CCEP Faculty Fellow, Nicole Lambrou

February 25, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

"It's California, Jake." Power, Water, and the Golden State

Presented by: 

Moderated by CCEP Fellow Nicole Lambrou

January 28, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

California Wildfires & Climate Justice

Presented by: 

Moderated by CCEP Fellow Nicole Lambrou

December 3, 2021
12:00 pm 

CCEP Housing Insecurity Podcast Presents Betto Arcos

May 7, 2021
1:00 pm - 2:30pm

The Physical Legacy of Racism: How Redlining Cemented the Modern Built Environment

Presented by CPP Professor Anthony Orlando and his colleagues Brian An and Seva Rodnyansky

April 23, 2021
1:00 pm - 2:30pm

Racial Gaps in Homeownership, Income, and Savings (and Why They Matter): From Fair Housing to Fair Savings

March 24, 2021
11:30 am - 12:45pm

The Eviction Crisis on the Horizon: Rent Relief & Pandemic Recovery in CA

February 24, 2021
11:30 am - 12:45 pm

Representations of Place, Home, and Security

Art, Narrative, and Housing Insecurity

January 29, 2021
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Housing Justice: From Trump to Biden

Housing Justice Panel Discussion

October 23, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Disruption and the Backfire Objection to Predictive Policing

Dr. Ryan Jenkins (California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo)

October 9, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Virtual Election Fair

Learn about ballots and local elections!

October 9, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Who's Responsible for Refugee Justice?

Dr. Jennifer Kling (University of Colorado, Colorado Springs)

September 18, 2020
11:30 am - 12:45pm

The Ethical Costs of Upward Mobility

Jennifer Morton (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)