Past Events

University Honors Program Capstone Research Conference 
Presentations and Posters 

Date: May 23, 2013
Time: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: John Rogers Faculty Development Center
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We hope you can join us for the 12th annual Honors Capstone Conference! Eleven graduating seniors will present on their capstone research projects, and juniors will provide research posters and speak briefly about their proposed projects. Light refreshments will be available throughout the conference, and you should feel comfortable hanging out with us for as long as your schedule permits. A conference program will be distributed shortly.

University Honors Program | L185 | 667-3686 | tuedio@altair.csustan.edu

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Azores -  Spirit and History of a Portuguese Culture
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The Promised Land?: Race and Southern History Since the Civil Rights Movement by Steve Estes

April 26, 2013
7:30 PM
CSU Stanislaus Demergasso Bava Hall Rm 167
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Professor Steve Estes will address the evolution of race relations and racial politics (particularly in the American South) since the 1963 March on Washington. Also discussed will be the various ways that historians have tried to address this period as part of a "long civil rights movement" or alternatively a "post-civil rights era".

See the flyer for all of the details!

 

Azores -  Spirit and History of a Portuguese Culture
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SPSS Intermediate Workshop

Date: April 19, 2013
Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Faculty Development Center 103
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Please join us for a workshop presented by the Social Science Research and Instructional Council (SSRIC) on the basics of using SPSS statistical software. The SSRIC is a CSU system-wide committee whose primary mission is to promote and advance the utilization of the Social Science Databases by CSU faculty to help assist them in their research and teaching endeavors. As part of this mission, the SSRIC along with the Faculty Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning are sponsoring a three hour workshop at CSU Stanislaus.

All interested faculty, staff and graduate students are invited.

See the flyer for all of the details!

Azores -  Spirit and History of a Portuguese Culture
Flyer.pdf
 

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Department of Philosophy Colloquium

Date: April 12, 2013
Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Faculty Development Center 114
Flyer.pdf

Please join the Department of Philosophy at CSU Stanislaus for a
lecture by Jim Risser (Seattle University) entitled "The Silence of the Beginning"

See the flyer for all of the details!

 

Azores -  Spirit and History of a Portuguese Culture
Flyer.pdf
 

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Azorean and Portuguese Genealogy Workshop

March 23, 2013
9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
CSU Stanislaus Demergasso Bava Hall Rm 167
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Presented by João Ventura, this interactive workshop will allow you to ask questions related to your own research as well as to learn how to get started researching your roots.

See the flyer for all of the details!

 

Azores -  Spirit and History of a Portuguese Culture
Flyer.pdf

 

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SPSS Basic Workshop

November 16 2012
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Faculty Development Center 103
Flyer.pdf

Please join us for a workshop presented by the Social Science Research and
Instructional Council (SSRIC) on the basics of using SPSS
statistical software. The SSRIC is a CSU system-wide committee whose primary mission is to promote and advance the utilization of the social science databases by CSU faculty to help assist them in their research and teaching endeavors. As part of this mission, the SSRIC along with the Faculty Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning are sponsoring a three-hour workshop at CSU Stanislaus.

All interested faculty, staff, and graduate students are invited.


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Valley Voices Visiting Writers Series

November 16, 2012
2:00 PM
Writing Center, Vasche Library 112
Flyer.pdf

The featured speaker is Ed Decker, columnist, journalist and poet. Brought to you by the Valley Voices Visiting Writers Committee & Sigma Tau Delta

See the flyer for more information!

 

Valley Voices
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SPSS Basic Workshop

November 16 2012
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Faculty Development Center 103
Flyer.pdf

Please join us for a workshop presented by the Social Science Research and
Instructional Council (SSRIC) on the basics of using SPSS
statistical software. The SSRIC is a CSU system-wide committee whose primary mission is to promote and advance the utilization of the social science databases by CSU faculty to help assist them in their research and teaching endeavors. As part of this mission, the SSRIC along with the Faculty Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning are sponsoring a three-hour workshop at CSU Stanislaus.

All interested faculty, staff, and graduate students are invited.

SPSS Workshop
Flyer.pdf

 

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Department of Philosophy Colloquium - Jeff Hanson, Ph.D.

November 5, 2012
4:30 to 6:30 PM
Faculty Development Center 114
Flyer.pdf

Please join the Department of Philosophy at CSU Stanislaus for a
lecture by Jeff Hanson (Australian Catholic University) entitled €œCreation and the Platonic Good in Levinas€™s Absolute Relation€

See the flyer for more information!

 


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The Islands in the Valley: A reception and talk by Dr. Anthony Barcellos

October 20 2012
6:00 to 7:30 PM
East Lake Ranch, 14011 East Ave, Turlock, CA
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Please join us on the beautiful estate of Joe and Mary Bettencourt for a presentation by Anthony Barcellos, on his recently published novel, Land of Milk and Money. Highly praised as a €œfull-blooded tale€ by bestselling author John Lescroart, Land of Milk and Money tells the story of the Francisco family, immigrants from the Azores who settle on a dairy farm in California€™s San Joaquin Valley. Their plans to eventually return to the Old Country fall by the wayside as their success grows and their American lives take root. A courtroom drama is at the center of the action as the heirs fight over the provisions of the matriarch€™s will, jeopardizing a decades-long legacy of success. The story is familiar to many of us, to our sorrow. www.landofmilkandmoney.com

See the flyer for all of the details!

Azores -  Spirit and History of a Portuguese Culture
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Conference for Sustainable Futures

October 18 - 21, 2012
MSR 130
Website: http://www.csustan.edu/events/sustainablefutures/
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The Council for Sustainable Futures is pleased to host the annual environmental conference, featuring speakers, and activities that promote environmental solutions, human rights, and social engagement. Come and see how people are making a difference, globally, nationally and locally.

See the flyer or visit the website for more information!

 


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Forum on Statewide Ballot Propositions for the November 6 Election

October 16 2012
7:00 to 9:00 PM
MSR 130
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The League of Women Voters (LWV) will be facilitating an on-campus presentation and dis-cussion of the California statewide initiatives listed on the ballot for the upcoming November 6 election. This LWV event is sponsored by the Department of Political Science and Public Administration and is open to anyone desiring more information on these propositions.

See the flyer for more information!

 


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Department of Philosophy Colloquium - Emily Parker, Ph.D.

October 12 2012
4:00 to 6:00 PM
Faculty Development Center 114
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Please join the Department of Philosophy at CSU Stanislaus for a lecture by Emily Parker (Santa Clara University) on "The Ethics of Materialiy in Beauvoir and Irigaray"

See the flyer for more information!

 


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Area Third-Graders Learn About Ag and Food Production at CSU Stanislaus at AgEdventure Day

Date & Time: May 19, 2012
Location: CSU Stanislaus
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Third grade students from Turlock, Keyes and Denair elementary schools got a first-hand€”and hands-on€”look at where their food comes this week during AgEdventure Day at California State University (CSU), Stanislaus.
 

Please see the full article for all the fun!

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Department of Philosophy Colloquium

Date & Time: May 15, 2012 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Faculty Development Center 114
Flyer: Flyer.pdf

Charles E. Scott, Ph.D.m Professor of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University will be presenting, "The Force of Life and Faith: Kierkegaard and Nietzsche". Charles E. Scott is Professor Emeritus at Vanderbilt University and author of several books in continental philosophy, including: Living with Indiffer-ence (2007), The Lives of Things (2002), The Time of Memory (1999), On the Uses and Disadvantages of Ethics and Politics for Life (1996), and The Question of Ethics: Nietzsche, Heidegger, Foucault (1990).

Please see the flyer for more details.

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Agricultural Studies Free Public Lecture

Date & Time: May 3, 2012 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: Faculty Development Center 118
Flyer: Flyer.pdf

Karen Ross, Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture will be speaking on "Challenges and Opportunities in California Agriculture".

Karen Ross was appointed Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) in January, 2011 by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. Secretary Ross has deep leadership experience in agricultural issues nationally, internationally, and here in California. Prior to joining CDFA, she was chief of staff for U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, a position she accepted in 2009. Before her time at the United States Department of Agriculture, she served as President of the California Association of Winegrape Growers, as Executive Director of Winegrape Growers of America, and as Executive Director of the California Wine Grape Growers Foundation. Secretary Ross grew up as a 4-H kid on a farm in western Nebraska, and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Please see the flyer for more details.

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Speaker Presentation

Date & Time: April 26, 2012 - 7:00pm
Location: Carol Burke Student Lounge
Flyer: Flyer.pdf

Dr. Louis Warren from the University of California, Davis wil be presenting, " A Hole in the Dream: The Ghost Dance and the Making
of Modern America."

For many people, the Ghost Dance and its tragic climax at Wounded Knee, South Dakota, in 1890 have come to symbolize the close of the frontier, the end of the Indian Wars, and the end of the nineteenth century. Yet, as environmental and western historian Louis Warren will explain in this fascinating talk, the Ghost Dance was not the death
knell of an outmoded way of life. Rather, it expressed a desire for environmental renewal which was widely shared among Indians and non-Indians, and among its results was the beginning of a modern, twentieth cen-tury sensibility that we now call cultural relativism.

Please see the flyer for more details.

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Department of Philosophy Colloquium

Date & Time: April 25, 2012 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Faculty Development Center 114
Flyer: Flyer.pdf

Please join the Department of Philosophy at CSU Stanislaus for a presentation by Robert Hurley. The presentation will explore in a seminar and discussion-oriented format work done by the Tiqqun collective in France since the late 1990€™s. Tiqqun theorizes the problem of general domination using tools found in a lineage of political philosophy that runs through Spinoza, Marx, Debord, Foucault, Deleuze, and Agamben. Robert Hurley has translated works by Bataille, Foucault, Deleuze-Guattari, Deleuze, Clastres, and, recently, The Coming Insurrection and Theory of Bloom by Tiqqun.

Please see the flyer for more details.

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Center for Portuguese Studies Speaker Presentation

Date & Time: April 20, 2012 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Faculty Development Center 118
Flyer: Flyer.pdf

Dr. Frank F. Sousa (UMass Dartmouth) will be presenting, "The Portuguese-American Experience in the Novels of Alfred Lewis".

Alfred Lewis (1902-1977) is the author of two published novels;
Home is an Island and Sixty Acres and a Barn. The presentation,
based on the books, will describe life in the Old Country (Azores),
through the story of a young man who is about to immigrate to
America, and the life of a recent immigrant who pursues the American
Dream on a dairy farm in the Central Valley during the 1940€™s.

Please see the flyer for more details.

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