The Strachwitz Frontera Collection at UCLA contains more than 215,000 songs celebrating North America’s Spanish-language musical heritage.
Out and About
Genevieve Carpio will discuss her new book, “Collisions at the Crossroads: How Place and Mobility Make Race.”
Journalist Jori Finkel will talk to artists Shinique Smith and Rirkrit Tiravanija at the Hammer Museum at UCLA.
Bruins are invited to join a celebration that honors the contributions of UCLA’s Latino forefather.
“Moral Code – Ethics in the Digital Age” will discuss the moral implications that come from the use of digital technologies in Royce Hall 314.
Panelists will be prominent science journalists, the UCLA professor who is science consultant for the television show “The Big Bang Theory” and an award-winning film producer.
Vannak Anan Prum will share his extraordinary story as a victim and witness of trafficking and slavery in a free talk.
May 15: “Mother of Exiles, Refugees in American Myth and History.” May 23: “Southeast Asian Deportation Forum.”
On May 16, join a discussion with media experts and professionals from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in Royce Hall, Room 314.
The event, which will feature a panel of experts, will begin at 6 p.m. in the Fowler Museum's Lenart auditorium.
The 24-hour marathon reading in the Powell Library courtyard will feature Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” and Octavia Butler’s “Parable of the Sower.”
The Hammer Museum at UCLA will show the documentary at 7:30 p.m. followed by a Q&A with director Leslie Thomas and UCLA’s Kate Mackintosh.
Anti-war activist Gloria La Riva’s talk will is presented by the UCLA Latin American Institute and is free and open to the public.
“Whitmania” will highlight the iconic American poet through interdisciplinary and socially engaged arts and humanities events.
The free discussion at the Hammer Museum will focus on the possibility of creating an inclusive, culturally conscious artificial intelligence.
The walks promote wellness and an active lifestyle by encouraging faculty and staff to take time out of their day to move their feet.
The Hammer Museum at UCLA is hosting a discussion that will examine progressive, humane visions for border control and immigration policy.
The assessments, on April 9 and May 15, will include movement screens and muscular endurance tests.
The free event will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Kaplan Hall room 365.
Panelists will examine how race influences which sexual abusers do and don’t face consequences for their misdeeds.
The event, titled “Indigenous Self-determination in Defense of the Earth,” will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. at UCLA School of Law.
“The Growing YIMBY Movement” event at the Hammer Museum will begin at 7:30 p.m.
The discussion, which begins at 6:15 p.m., will examine the reasoning behind the lawsuits and the potential damages and issues involved.
The student-made beehive will be unveiled at the La Kretz Garden Pavillion at 2 p.m.
“Rethinking Divine Kingship in Ancient Egypt” will discuss ancient Egyptian kings and their divine statuses from noon to 1:30 p.m. in Kaplan Hall.