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EmPower Hour

EmPower Hour fosters online conversations for alumni to explore issues of equity, diversity, inclusion and social justice.

EmPower Hour 2021: Activating the Activist

Our newest series will focus on alumni reflections on activism. From student activism to protests, this series will dive into the lived experiences of our alumni guests and offer participants an opportunity to reflect on their own activism practices.

Watch recorded sessions below.

Upcoming Sessions from Activating the Activist (click titles to RSVP)

  • Feb. 18 at 5:30 p.m. (PST) – EmPower Hour: Be an Activist, Be the Match
    • Feat. Dr. Alexes Harris M.A. ’99, Ph.D. ’02
    • In partnership with Be The Match
    • Tackling health disparities for Black and mixed race populations

    Postponed (Date TBD):

    Past Sessions from Activating the Activist

    Past Programs have Included:

    • Feb. 2018: Parenting in the 21st Century with Tyrone Howard, Ph.D.
    • Nov. 2017: Live with David Wang ’00 – Food, Family and Home
    • Feb. 2016: Your Best Advocate is You
    • Jan. 2016: Supporting Undocumented Bruins
    • Nov. 2015: Self-Preservation as Activism
    • Sep. 2015: TRANSformation: The Transgender Experience at UCLA and Beyond
    • March 2015: Resilient Women

    Watch the videos

    See all Association-related happenings on our Events Calendar.

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