School of the Americas Awareness Week Event TODAY, 12:20 pm in the Library’s Glass Lounge: Brown Bag Lunch Session with Taina Vargas-Edmond.
Taina will discuss her work with the Truth and Reinvestment Campaign and how people can become involved with the Ella Baker Center’s work to end mass incarceration and law enforcement violence. Taina is the State Advocate at the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights. Prior to joining the Ella Baker Center, Taina co-founded the Coalition for Jail Reform in Monterey County and worked for the California State Assembly.
Fall Events Sneak Peek: We are lining up some great events for the remainder of the fall semester. Watch for a faculty book talk, a lunch-time poetry reading, and a Mark Twain event to compliment our Mark Twain exhibit! More details to follow. Stay tuned!