Calendar

May
13
Tue
Literary Uprising @ Antioch University Los Angeles, Room A1000
May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Lit UP SP 14It’s time for the Literary Uprising! Which means it’s time for food, words, wine (and lemonade), conversation, and books for sale.

Join four creative writers as they share their latest literary works.
Free and open to everyone.

Tuesday, May 13th. 6pm reception, 6:30 pm readings

Sponsored by the BA Program and Two Hawks Quarterly Literary Journal.

Click here to visit the Literary Uprising Facebook page.

This public reading is sponsored by the Antioch University Los Angeles BA Program, and Two Hawks Quarterly.

No RSVP needed.

May
14
Wed
Southern California Nonprofit Meetup @ Antioch University Los Angeles, Room A1000-1002
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Southern California Nonprofit Meetup  @ Antioch University Los Angeles, Room A1000-1002 | Culver City | California | United States

Our community is stronger when we work together.  Come see what your nonprofit neighbors are working on!

Hear what Southern California nonprofits in a wide range of sectors are doing and discover areas for collaboration. Each nonprofit will be given three to five minutes to speak about what they do and areas where they could benefit from partnerships. Think of it as speed dating for nonprofits!

RSVP to Deanne Cecil: deanne@integrityhousing.org

Presented by Integrity Housing, Antioch University Los Angeles, and The California Association of Nonprofits.

Park in the 400 Corporate Point parking structure to have parking validated

Jun
3
Tue
Dr. Cheryl Armon’s Final Lecture: Reflections from 30 years at Antioch @ Antioch University Los Angeles, Room A1000
Jun 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

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Please join the AULA Community to celebrate and thank Dr. Cheryl Armon for her tremendous commitment and dedication to the Antioch University community over thirty years.

Refreshments will be served. To RSVP click here.

Jun
4
Wed
RENOVATION CELEBRATION @ Antioch University Los Angeles
Jun 4 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

RenovCelebration_051314Join us to celebrate our newly remodeled and expanded campus!

 

  • A special scavenger hunt with gifts and prizes
  • Tours of the campus
  • Refreshments

Welcome by President Tex Boggs at 4:30 pm.

RSVP at Antiochla.edu/RenovationCelebration

Parking will be validated.

 

Jun
14
Sat
7th Annual Children’s Literature Conference and Horace Mann Upstanders Award @ Wildwood School (elementary campus)
Jun 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Horace Mann Final HandoutAnne Ursu, author of The Real Boy, will be presented with the Horace Mann Upstanders Book Award at the 7th Annual Children’s Literature Conference.

Paul Fleischman will be awarded the Lifetime Upstander Award
Linda Christensen and Rethinking Schools will be awarded the Community Upstander Achievement Award.

Three books have been cited as Honor Books:
Seeing Red, written by Kathryn Erskine and published by Scholastic Press
Remember Dippy, written by Shirley Reva Vernick and published by Cinco Puntos Press
Otis and the Puppy, written by Loren Long and published by Philomel Books.

Order tickets at childlitcon2014.brownpapertickets.com

Established in 2008, the Horace Mann Upstanders Book Award honors books in which the main character recognizes injustice and acts in a way to right the wrong. This award honors new children’s literature that best exemplifies the ideals of social action and in turn encourages young readers to become agents of change themselves.

Sponsored by the Education Department.

Jun
22
Sun
42nd Annual Commencement Ceremony @ Royce Hall
Jun 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
42nd Annual Commencement Ceremony  @ Royce Hall | Los Angeles | California | United States

Our 42nd Annual Commencement exercises will be held on Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. at Royce Hall.

Congratulations to our 2014 student speakers!

Bridge Program – Manuel Mora
BA in Liberal Studies- Misty Dawn Spicer
MA in Education- Laura Rogers
MA in Organizational Management – Marian Favors
MA in Urban Sustainability – Heidi Kindberg-Goss
MA in Psychology – Tricia Steeves
MFA in Creative Writing – Kenneth Pienkos

Jun
28
Sat
2nd Annual Day of Service @ Los Angeles Regional Food Bank
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

AULADayOfServiceFlyer_060814-page-001We are supporting the Food Bank’s mission to mobilize resources to fight hunger in our community. 1 in 6 people in L.A. County experiences hunger. More than 1,000,000 people, including 400,000 children, are served through Food Bank programs annually.

We will assemble food packages for over 22,000 low income seniors, women with infants, and children in Los Angeles County. The food packages consist of food items like canned fruit, canned vegetables, rice, cereal and other non-perishable food items.

All volunteers must wear closed-toe shoes

Minimum age requirement to volunteer is 14 (sorry, no exceptions)

Parking available on-site
Modest continental breakfast provided

RSVP Required: AntiochLA.edu/dayofservice
Password to register is: antioch2014

 

Want to help more or can’t come in to volunteer, but still want to help? You can help out virtually! For every $1 the Food Bank can distribute 4 meals in our community.

Click here to help and take a BITE out of hunger!

Sponsored by the Alumni Association and the Student Affairs Office in Partnership with the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank

Aug
8
Fri
Words That Challenge/ Words That Heal: A Lambda Literary Reading at AULA @ Antioch University Los Angeles, Room A1000
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

LambdaReadingFlierThe Queer Studies Minor Concentration in Antioch University’s Undergraduate Program and Lambda Literary’s Emerging Writers Workshop present a special evening of the nation’s most promising LGBT Writers.

7:00 pm Reception hosted by the Creative Writing Concentration in the Undergraduate Program

7:30 pm Readings

Refreshments will be served.
This event is free, and both parking and reception are included.

For more information, please visit the Facebook event page here.

 

Aug
12
Tue
Saving Face – Illuminating the Complexities of the Golden Mask @ Antioch University Los Angeles, Room A1000
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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EastLink aspires to connect the AULA community to distinct Asian cultures, histories, and standpoints. Come and be a part of a growing community – EastLink – developing at AULA.

Appetizers and refreshments will be served at 6:30pm.

Sponsored by the Applied Community Psychology Specialization.

RSVP/more info to ywang@antioch.edu.

Oct
12
Sun
Team Antioch Walks – AIDS Walk 2014 @ West Hollywood Park
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

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For more than 20 years the AULA community has participated in AIDS Walk Los Angeles as part of Team Antioch Walks.

Join us.

AIDS WALK LOS ANGELES 2014 INFORMATION:

  • Date and time: Sunday October 12, 9:00 am
  • Meet up location: Team assembly area in West Hollywood Park, where you’ll get a gorgeous t-shirt with our team’s name, Antioch Walks, on it.
  • The Walk: Just over six miles at a comfortable pace, which usually takes until about noon.
  • Guests: You’re welcome to bring friends, family, partners, kids, or come alone.
  • To walk with us, register online ASAP at www.aidswalk.net/losangeles/participate/register  Select the option “Join a Team” and then select Antioch Walks – #3189 from the list.
  • Fundraising: Walkers are asked to have paying sponsors. The money raised goes to supports AIDS research and to help those living with HIV. Walkers are encouraged to ask people to donate in support of the walk, but you are welcome to walk even if you haven’t collected any money. If you want to raise money but aren’t sure how, email Antioch Walks team Captain Joy Turek, jturek@antioch.edu.