During an internship with the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California, undergraduate Alyssa Matias successfully worked for dietary improvements for incarcerated people in county jails, gaining real-world legal skills in the process. [3¾ min read]
Led by noted civil rights attorney Olu Orange, the Agents of Change Initiative enables students to participate in key areas of social reform. [4¾ min read]
Family and coworkers recall the former longtime director of the Joint Educational Project as a deeply empathetic man passionate about public education and community partnerships. [5¼ min read]
This Maymester, students traveled to Salvador and São Paulo to learn about the cultures of Brazil and Portuguese-speaking Africa.