Culture and Justice Lecture Series

Fall 2020 Update: The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences is excited to offer a dynamic and diverse lineup of speakers for the 2020–2021 academic year. The Lecture Series will be offered via remote synchronous format for the fall semester. Please refer to the CBSS’s social media accounts, including Facebook, Instagram and our CBSS app (iOS, Android), for flyers, dates and links to attend the fall lectures remotely. We look forward to seeing you all there!  

The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences provides opportunities for students, faculty members and staff to learn from leading scholars who combine their academic expertise with their service mindset. 

Past lectures: Vimeo

Please join us for the 2020–2021 Culture and Justice Lecture Series.

Father Greg Boyle

"The Whole Language: The Power of Extravagant Kindness"
Gregory Boyle, S.J.
Founder, Homeboy Industries

Thursday, September 17, 2020
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 

 

 

Luke Womack

"My Backwards Career: How the Topsy-Turvy Kingdom of God Demands a Ludicrous Life Template"
Luke Womack
Executive Director, The GO Fund

Thursday, October 15, 2020 
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 

 

 

Joelle Hood

“Building Belonging and Cultivating Connection to Empower Individuals and Organizations to THRIVE”
Joelle Hood, EdD
Co-Founder and Chief Empowerment Officer, Thriving YOUniversity

Thursday, January 28, 2021
Fireside Chat: 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Lecture: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

 

 

Toni Wilson

TONI WILSON
Special Education Teacher, Moreno Valley Unified School District

Thursday, February 18, 2021
Fireside Chat: 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Lecture: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 

 

 

Kellie Byward

KELLIE BYWARD

Thursday, March 4, 2021
Fireside Chat: 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Lecture: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 

 

 

 

Sponsors this year include:

Olive Crest

 

Damien and Jennifer O'Farrell

 

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