Calendar

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
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

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 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.

 

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.