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Wilkinson’s Commencement Ceremony: May 24

April 27, 2015 by | News

The 2015 Wilkinson Commencement Ceremony will be on Sunday, May 24, 2015.  All graduates must RSVP to participate in Commencement. RSVP your spot today!  Below is a schedule of the events. 6:15 p.m. – Wilkinson College Student Procession Lineup (in cap & gown), Hutton Sports Center 7- 9 p.m. – Wilkinson College of Humanities and

Wilkinson’s 2014-2015 Wrap Party: May 1

April 9, 2015 by | News

Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (that’s our new name coming soon!) invites you to 2014-2015 Wrap Party, on Friday, May 1, 2015 at 3 p.m. in the Faculty Athenaeum. Together, let’s celebrate our new college name and this year’s faculty achievements! Refreshments will be served! Please RSVP today!  

Breaking Borders: Dialoguing on Immigration: April 24

April 7, 2015 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Immigration CRASsH Group, Chancellor’s Office, Sociology Department, Department of Religious Studies and the M.A. in Internationals Studies Program presents, Breaking Borders: Dialoguing on Immigration – a conference designed to engage and encourage dialogue between scholars and community members about the prominent issues in immigration across the United States and

The City of Bell Scandal Revisited: Feb. 19

January 26, 2015 by | News

The City of Bell scandal is the largest local government scandal in the history of the state of California. The scandal raised critical questions about local government finances, law, citizen engagement, and media coverage. The lessons of the Bell scandal need to be understood by all if similar scandals are to be prevented. Join us

Research-Based Strategies to Refresh and Enhance College Teaching, Jan. 23

January 13, 2015 by | News

There are only a few spots left at the 2nd Annual Institute for Excellence in Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop on Friday, January 23, 2015, “Research-Based Strategies to Refresh and Enhance College Teaching” – in Argyros Forum, 209 A, starting at 8:30 a.m. This day of workshops and conversation with colleagues is sponsored by the

INTERSTICES: The In-betweeness of Ethics Feb. 25

January 8, 2015 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences is hosting INTERSTICES: The In-betweeness of Ethics, a one-night interactive forum allowing practical and personal engagement with ethics on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in Beckman Hall 404 at 4 p.m. The Interstices series is a set of themed events and discussions that examine the cross-sections or rather “intersection”

Interning for a Congressional Campaign

January 7, 2015 by | POSC/Peace

My name is Brad Joyner, I am a sophomore Political Science major and this semester I was given the opportunity to work for the Campaign to Re-elect Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez. I found out about the position through an email blast from the Political Science department during finals week last May. As a freshman with absolutely no

Lecture and Social Hour with Paul Arthur, Dec. 3

November 18, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Peace Studies Program invite you to a lecture with Paul Arthur, “‘The Mystic Chords of Memory’ – Moving Beyond Conflict” on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 4 p.m. in Argyros Forum, Room 201. Paul Arthur is a scholar of peace and conflict issues. He was active

Beyond Zionism: Hope for Peace in Palestine, Nov. 18

November 6, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Department of Political Science and Peace Studies present, Beyond Zionism: Hope for Peace in Palestine, a talk by Miko Peled, author of the General’s Son: Journey of an Israeli in Palestine – on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7 p.m. in Beckman Hall 404. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: