Events

We host various types of events including summits, forums, workshops, round table discussions, and spoken word. If you have any questions regarding any of our events, please contact us at socialjustice @ usc . edu

Summits, Forums, and Conferences: 

*September 8, 2017: Summit on (De)Institutionalizing Islamophobia on College Campuses
The Summit on (De)Institutionalizing Islamophobia on College Campuses was a one-day event that took place on USC’s campus and covered a variety of topics regarding the legal issues and policies affecting today’s Muslim college students. It explored thoughtful and empirically based understanding of the diversity and intersectionality within the Muslim community. For more information, click on the name of the Summit above or follow this link: bit.ly/sept8summit

*September 8, 2017: Identity and Experiences: A Conversation with Muslim Women Professionals
This free event was open to the USC community from 3:30-4:30pm on Friday, September 8, 2017 in Wallis Annenberg Hall (ANN) L105 Auditorium. For more information, visit the home page for this event by clicking here.

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Lunches:

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Lunches are monthly discussions on Wednesdays where current Rossier students, staff, and faculty can discuss relevant social justice and education issues through a legal lens, facilitated by the center’s co-directors, Professors Shafiqa Ahmadi and Darnell Cole. These are free events that will take place in a classroom to be announced closer to the event date. For more information and to express interest, visit our CLE page by clicking here.

Wednesday, September 20th, Charlottesville and DACA: What Now? from 12:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in WPH 403
Wednesday, October 18th, Muslim Ban 3.0 from 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in WPH 403
Wednesday, February 21st from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in USC City Center Room 604
Wednesday, March 21st from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in SOS B49
Wednesday, April 25th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in SOS B49

Spoken Justice Events:

Spoken Justice is a monthly, nighttime spoken word event that takes place on Thursday nights on-campus, with a focus on identity and social justice issues. Spoken Justice events are open to anyone who wishes to attend and/or perform. For more information, visit our Spoken Justice page by clicking here.

September 14, 6:30pm-8pm at Ground Zero
October 12, 6:30pm-8pm at Ground Zero
November 16, 6:30pm-8pm at Tommy’s Place
February 1, 6:30pm-8pm at Tommy’s Place
April 19, 6:30-8pm at Tommy’s Place