Calendar

June – September 2014

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
16
Mon
Info Session: MA in Nonprofit Management @ Online Session
Jun 16 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Nonprofit Management photo for info sessionAttend the upcoming MA in Nonprofit Management Information Session. Learn more about these programs and have the chance to chat with the faculty.

Held online.

Click here to RSVP for the online session

Individual sessions may also be set by appointment by calling (310) 578-1080 ext. 100

Jun
24
Tue
Downtown Los Angeles Information Session @ California Endowment Building, CNM, Suite A
Jun 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

LightbulbWithLogoLearn about graduate programs in:

Education and Teacher Credentialing

Nonprofit Management

Psychology

Urban Sustainability

Meet and chat with faculty and program chairs. Learn about our unique curriculum, dynamic classes, customizable programs, flexible schedules, and individualized attention. Explore how a graduate degree from AULA fits into your personal and professional goals as well as making a difference in people’s lives.

Discuss financial aid options and the application process with representatives from Admissions and Financial Aid.

To RSVP for a session click here.

For more information, contact Admissions at (310) 578-1080 ext. 100

Aug
4
Mon
Info Session: MA in Nonprofit Management @ Online Session
Aug 4 @ 1:15 pm – 2:15 pm

Nonprofit Management photo for info sessionAttend the upcoming MA in Nonprofit Management Information Session. Learn more about these programs and have the chance to chat with the faculty.

Held online.

Click here to RSVP for the online session

Individual sessions may also be set by appointment by calling (310) 578-1080 ext. 100

Aug
9
Sat
MA in Nonprofit Management Expedited Application Day @ Antioch University Los Angeles, Room A1000
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Nonprofit Management photo for info sessionJoin MA in Nonprofit Management Chair Susan Nero and Faculty David Norgard for an Expedited Application Day!

Get help completing you application — including the essay. You can complete the admissions interview as well.

RSVP for the session here or drop in!

Individual sessions may also be set by appointment by calling (310) 578-1080 ext. 100

Aug
19
Tue
Downtown Los Angeles Information Session @ California Endowment Building, CNM, Suite A
Aug 19 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

LightbulbWithLogoLearn about graduate programs in:

Education and Teacher Credentialing

Nonprofit Management

Psychology

Urban Sustainability

Meet and chat with faculty and program chairs. Learn about our unique curriculum, dynamic classes, customizable programs, flexible schedules, and individualized attention. Explore how a graduate degree from AULA fits into your personal and professional goals as well as making a difference in people’s lives.

Discuss financial aid options and the application process with representatives from Admissions and Financial Aid.

To RSVP for a session click here.

For more information, contact Admissions at (310) 578-1080 ext. 100

Aug
20
Wed
Downtown Los Angeles Information Session @ California Endowment Building, CNM, Suite A
Aug 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

LightbulbWithLogoLearn about graduate programs in:

Education and Teacher Credentialing

Nonprofit Management

Psychology

Urban Sustainability

Meet and chat with faculty and program chairs. Learn about our unique curriculum, dynamic classes, customizable programs, flexible schedules, and individualized attention. Explore how a graduate degree from AULA fits into your personal and professional goals as well as making a difference in people’s lives.

Discuss financial aid options and the application process with representatives from Admissions and Financial Aid.

To RSVP for a session click here.

For more information, contact Admissions at (310) 578-1080 ext. 100

Aug
21
Thu
Info Session: MA in Nonprofit Management @ Online Session
Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Nonprofit Management photo for info sessionAttend the upcoming MA in Nonprofit Management Information Session. Learn more about these programs and have the chance to chat with the faculty.

Held online.

Click here to RSVP for the online session

Individual sessions may also be set by appointment by calling (310) 578-1080 ext. 100

Aug
28
Thu
Downtown Los Angeles Information Session @ California Endowment Building, CNM, Suite A
Aug 28 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

LightbulbWithLogoLearn about graduate programs in:

Education and Teacher Credentialing

Nonprofit Management

Psychology

Urban Sustainability

Meet and chat with faculty and program chairs. Learn about our unique curriculum, dynamic classes, customizable programs, flexible schedules, and individualized attention. Explore how a graduate degree from AULA fits into your personal and professional goals as well as making a difference in people’s lives.

Discuss financial aid options and the application process with representatives from Admissions and Financial Aid.

Lunch will be provided.

To RSVP for a session click here.

For more information, contact Admissions at (310) 578-1080 ext. 100

Sep
13
Sat
The Power of Narrative: Demonstrating the Impact of Nonprofit Organizations @ Margo Albert Theatre at Plaza de la Raza
Sep 13 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

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Forget boring facts and stats! Learn how your organization’s narrative can be used for Development, Advocacy, Public Relations, and Program Assessment.

This free event was developed through the collaboration of students in the inaugural cohort of the Master of Arts in Nonprofit Management program. It is open to nonprofit professionals and those interested in learning more about the nonprofit sector.

9:00 am – Check-in
9:30 am – Presentations
12:00-12:30pm – Networking

Reservations recommended at mdavila@antioch.edu.

SPEAKERS

Kiara Nagel, MCP – Ms. Nagel is an Associate with the Center for Story-Based Strategy, an Affiliate with the Interaction Institute for Social Change, and an Affiliate Faculty Member for the MA in Nonprofit Management program at Antioch University, Los Angeles.

Robin Manzer – Ms. Manzer is the Director of Development/Grants at LA’s Best in Los Angeles and will speak about narrative from a development/grants perspective.

Kaile Shilling, MTS – Ms. Shilling is the Director at Violence Prevention Coalition of Greater Los Angeles and will speak about narrative from an advocacy perspective.

Mike Bonifer – Mr. Bonifer is the co-founder and CEO of GameChangers, LLC and the author of GameChangers – Improvisation for Business in the Networked World. He will speak about narrative from a program assessment perspective.