CCTC Events 2016-2017

 

September

 

New Faculty Catholic Identity Seminar: Session 1

Teaching at a Catholic University

 

The Farmworkers’ Movement Through the Lens of Carlos LeGerrette

Gallery Exhibition Opening - with guest speaker Richard Ybarra

Co-Sponsored with University Galleries

 

Saint Mother Teresa: A Musical Celebration in Honor of Her Canonization

Co-sponsored with Department of Music, JustRead!, Changemaker Hub

 

Dr. Reyes Quezada Book Launch

Teaching and Supporting Migrant Children in Our Schools: A Culturally Proficient Approach

Co-sponsored with SOLES

 

  

October

 

Dr. Orlando Espin - Reception of the John Courtney Murray Award

Whose Faith? Whose Quest? Whose Understanding?: Theology in a Catholic University

Co-Sponsored with CAS

 

St. Francis and the Sultan: Two Friends of God Embrace

Co-Sponsored with University Ministry and the Franciscan School of Theology

 

Cesar Chavez and Voices from the Farmworkers’ Movement – Speaker Series

UFW and El Teatro Campesino – Evelyn Cruz

Co-Sponsored with University Galleries and Program in Latin American Studies

 

Christiana Peppard Lecture

Valuing Water: Aridity and the Ethics of Fresh Water in the 21st Century

Co-Sponsored with JustRead!, THRS and CCS

 

Cesar Chavez and Voices from the Farmworkers’ Movement – Speaker Series

Corridos y Resistencia: Music and the Farmworkers’ Struggle - Dr. Pepe Villarino, Ramón Chunky Sánchez y La Nueva Rondalla Amerindia

Co-Sponsored with University Galleries and Program in Latin American Studies

 

Cesar Chavez and Voices from the Farmworkers’ Movement – Speaker Series

Art, Culture, and Creativity in the Farmworkers’ Struggle - Maestro Victor Ochoa

Co-Sponsored with University Galleries and Program in Latin American Studies

 

Dr. Susie Babka Book Launch

Through the Dark Field: The Incarnation through an Aesthetics of Vulnerability

Co-Sponsored with THRS

 

 

November

 

Cesar Chavez and Voices from the Farmworkers’ Movement – Speaker Series

Filipino Workers and their Legacy - John Armington

Co-Sponsored with University Galleries and Program in Latin American Studies

 

Bishop Robert McElroy Lecture

Reclaiming Our National Politics

Co-Sponsored with Humanities Center and CAS

 

New Faculty Catholic Identity Seminar: Session 2

Catholic Social Teaching

 

Dialogue with Carlos LeGerrette

Co-Sponsored with University Galleries and Program in Latin American Studies

 

Cesar Chavez and Voices from the Farmworkers’ Movement – Speaker Series

Inter-ethnic Coalition Building:  the UFW and UDW - Ken Seton-Msemaji

Co-Sponsored with University Galleries and Program in Latin American Studies

 

Archbishop Paul-Andre Durocher

What is Pope Francis Doing to the Church?: Ecology. Economy. Refugees. Women. Mercy. Laity. Priesthood. Marriage. the Curia.

Co-Sponsored with THRS and CCS

 

Faith & Intellectual Life Group Meeting

Co-Sponsored with Mission & Ministry

  

Dr. Cid Martinez Book Launch

The Neighborhood Has Its Own Rules: Latinos and African Americans in South Los Angeles

Co-Sponsored with Sociology

 

 

December

 

Catholic News Round-Up

Co-Sponsored by the Center for Educational Excellence

 

New Faculty Catholic Identity Seminar: Session 3

Catholic Intellectual Tradition

 

Lessons and Carols

A Festival of Word and Song to Prepare for Christmas

Co-Sponsored with Department of Music and Mission & Ministry

 

January

Faculty Travel Immersion Seminar

The Rise of the “Global South”: Catholic Social Teaching Along the Trail of Martyrs

Jan 8th – 16th Guatemala and El Salvador

 

February

 

Dr. Michelle Jacob Book Launch

Indian Pilgrims: Indigenous Journeys of Activism and Healing with Saint Kateri Tekakwitha

 

Fr. Garrett Galvin Book Launch

David’s Successors: Kingship in the Old Testament

Co-Sponsored with the Franciscan School of Theology

 

 

March

 

New Faculty Catholic Identity Seminar: Session 4

Catholic Teaching and the Core Curriculum 

  

Timothy Johnson Lecture

No One Pours New Wine into Old Wine Skins: Reflections on The Life of Our Blessed Father Francis

Co-Sponsored with the Franciscan School of Theology

 

Kate Hennessy Lectures

Saved by Beauty: A Personal Look at Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker

Co-Sponsored with the Franciscan School of Theology

 

Synod on the Family - Dr. Reimer-Barry & Dr. Day

Synod on the Family: Recommendations, Process and Vision

Co-Sponsored with the Franciscan School of Theology

 

 

April

 

Angelus

Co-Sponsored with Department of Music

 

Catholic News Round-Up

Co-Sponsored with the Center for Educational Excellence

 

Film Showing: Silence

Co-Sponsored with University Ministry

 

A Holy Week Journey

Film showing

 

Faith & Intellectual Life Group Meeting – With President Harris

Co-Sponsored with Mission & Ministry

 

Faculty Travel Immersion Seminar I

Faculty Research Presentations

 

 

May

 

Faculty Travel Immersion Seminar II

Faculty Research Presentations