Adolescent Resilience

Tuesday, February 19 | 5:00pm — 6:30pm

University Center, LIving Room

Dr. Jennifer Lovell, CSUMB professor of Clinical Psychology and co-author of The “Troubled” Adolescent: Challenges and Resilience within Family and Multicultural Contexts, will host two youth leaders to share their stories of resilience. All welcome.


Tuesday, February 19 | 5:00pm — 7:00pm

Ms. Katy Noelle Scott, Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Digital Learning Manager, will discuss STEM as a way to empower and engage students. EdTALKS are short and engaging talks designed to bring the educational community together.

Teacher Recruitment Fair

Thursday, February 21 | 2:00pm — 6:00pm

University Center, 102

Monterey , San Benito & Santa Cruz Counties Teacher Recruitment Fair

Diversity Celebration Speaker Series - Celebrating African American History Month

Wednesday, February 27 | 5:45pm — 8:00pm

University Center

Our guest speakers include: Glenn Ellis, MPH, National Syndicated Health Columnist and Radio Host, and President, Strategies for Well-Being and Sarah Collins-Rudolph, Social Justice Activist, Survivor of the 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing.

Restoration Planting at CSUMB Oak Woodland Site

Saturday, March 2 | 10:00am — 1:00pm

Join us as we weed the area to create space for native plant species. Everyone is welcome! This is a free family friendly event. Tools, water, and snacks provided. Wear sturdy footwear and plenty of layers.

International Womxn's Day featuring Freequency

Thursday, March 7 | 7:15pm — 8:00pm

Black Box Cabaret

Join us for a spoken word performance by Freequency in honor of International Womxn's Day! Performance begins at 7:15pm in the Black Box Cabaret. For questions, email

SBGS Presents: People of Two Worlds: Asian-Americans in Monterey

Friday, March 8 | 7:00pm — 9:00pm

CSUMB at Salinas City Center

Join us for a free event to discuss the past, present and future of Chinese-American and Japanese-American people in Monterey and Salinas.

2nd Annual Undocu-Success Conference : Realities, Empowerment and Strategies

Saturday, March 9 | 9:00am — 3:30pm

Tanimura & Antle Family Memorial Library, 1188

Come listen to Yosimar Reyes, nationally known poet & activist while gaining valuable tools and resources in order to recognize today's realities impacting our undocumented communities, empower individuals, and strategize for a better future.

23rd Annual Social Justice Colloquium Event: Film Screenings April 8-12

Monday, April 8 | 5:00pm — 7:30pm

Student Center, 120 (see full schedule for locations)

Join us for five days of film screenings followed by a discussion led by Mahshid Bozorgnia, CSUMB Coordinator of International Student Services, College of Extended Education and International Programs.


Saturday, April 13 | 8:00pm — 10:00pm

World Theater

After three decades, in a time when the globe grows smaller and more connected by the day and sounds from all over that globe can be found in almost any piece of contemporary music, it appears that the world may finally be catching up with Hiroshima.

Social Justice Colloquium Keynote Address

Wednesday, April 17 | 5:00pm — 7:00pm

World Theater

This Social Justice Colloquium is a collaboration between the International Programs Office and the College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences. The topic of the 2019 Social Justice Colloquium will be on the country of Iran and on Iranian women.

23rd Annual Social Justice Colloquium Keynote Event Welcomes Rakhshan Banietemad

Wednesday, April 17 | 4:00pm — 7:00pm

World Theater

Iran and Iranian Women: Our Keynote Event features internationally-acclaimed Iranian film director Rakhshan Banietemad. The Social Justice Colloquium offers two weeks of free events April 8-18.

23rd Annual Social Justice Colloquium Event: VPA Visiting Artist Series Welcomes Sahar Khoury

Thursday, April 18 | 6:00pm — 8:00pm

Visual & Public Art (VPA) - Center, VPA Complex

The VPA Visiting Artist Series welcomes Sahar Koury, a Social Justice Colloquium Event.

Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles

Saturday, May 4 | 8:00pm — 10:00pm

World Theater

Almost an annual tradition at the World Theater, Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles brings sensitivity, beauty, warmth and vivacious spirit to the historic art of mariachi.