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HBCU Kickback

On Friday, July 6, 2018, 6 PM – 9 PM, the Brain Research Institute at UCLA will have a HBCU Kickback at the Fowler Museum Courtyard (308 Charles E Young Dr N, Los Angeles, CA, 90024). This is a reception for HBCU students involved with STEM research programs at UCLA. We hope to see you […]

Bunche Center Newsletter – July 2018

The July 2018 Bunche Center newsletter is now available! To download the newsletter, click here or click on the image below. Highlights include Jan Freeman’s retirement (Bunche Center’s Manager) after 32.5 years of dedicated service to UCLA, 2018-19 Institute of American Cultures (IAC) research grantees and award recipients announced, and Kelly Lytle Hernandez & Million Dollar Hoods, […]

Learn at Lunch featuring Dr. Kelly Lytle Hernandez this Thursday, June 21, 2018, 11 am – 1 pm at LA City Hall

UCLA Community & Local Government Relations presents Learn at Lunch featuring Dr. Kelly Lytle Hernandez, Professor of History & African American Studies at UCLA and Interim Director of the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies, this Thursday, June 21, 2018, from 11 am – 1 pm at LA City Hall, 4th Floor Media […]

This Thursday, June 7th, 5 pm @ James Bridge Theater – ELEVATE: CONVERSATIONS A Special Event with Shirley Jo Finney (’73) and Jayongela Wilder (’18)

The event is free and open to the public. ELEVATE: Conversations A Special Event with: Shirley Jo Finney and Jayongela Wilder June 7th, 5:00pm James Bridges Theater UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television Please RSVP at: http://www.tft.ucla.edu/festival/elevate-conversations/ Our inaugural ELEVATE: Conversations features director and actress Shirley Jo Finney, the first African-American to graduate with an M.F.A. […]

Bunche Center Newsletter – June 2018

The June 2018 Bunche Center newsletter is now available! To download the newsletter, click here or click on the image below. Highlights in the newsletter include the UCLA Prison Education Program, Black Convocation 2018 (Tuesday, October 9, 2018), and faculty spotlights on Professors Devon Carbado, Chandra Ford, and Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw. 

This Tuesday, May 15, at 5 pm, book talk with Vaughn Rasberry, author of Race and the Totalitarian Century: Geopolitics in the Black Literary Imagination

Join us this Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 5 pm in Bunche Hall 6275 for a discussion with Vaughn Rasberry, author of Race and the Totalitarian Century: Geopolitics in the Black Literary Imagination (Harvard University Press, 2016). Vaughn Rasberry is an Associate Professor of English at Stanford University. He works on African American and African Diaspora literature, […]

Save the date – Wednesday, May 16, at noon, Walter Thompson-Hernández talk – “The Role of Public Scholarship in 2018”

Join us on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at noon in Haines Hall 153 as New York Times visual reporter, Walter Thompson-Hernández, gives a talk on “The Role of Public Scholarship in 2018.” Kelly Lytle Hernández, Professor of History and African American Studies at UCLA and Interim Director of the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies, will […]