Graduate Lecture Series: Janice Lee

Nov 3, 2021 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Novelist Janice Lee reads from her most recent novel, Imagine a Death, as part of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies Lecture Series.

November 03


6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Design Lecture Series: Nemanja Jehlicka (Nike)

Nov 10, 2021 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM

Nemanja Jehlicke is here to tell us everything he hasn’t learned over his career so far in design, and how he hangs on to his excitement after many evolutions as a creative person. Most recently part of the team that helped tell the story behind Serena Williams Design Crew (SWDC) with Nike, he continues to work on initiatives that test boundaries and question where design needs to grow.

November 10


7:00 PM – 8:15 PM

HFSGS Graduate Symposium "Speculative Futures" with Keynote Amelia Winger-Bearskin

Nov 19, 2021 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

The HFSGS Graduate Symposium will facilitate conversations on the ethical, environmental, political, social, and economic impacts of artificial intelligence and machine learning for artists, designers, makers, writers, researchers, and cultural workers.

Amelia Winger-Bearskin is an artist who innovates with artificial intelligence in ways that make a positive impact on our community and the environment. She is the inventor of Honor Native Sky, a project for the U.S. Department of Arts and Culture: Honor Native Land Initiative. She founded Wampum.Codes which is both an award-winning podcast and an ethical framework for software development based on indigenous values of co-creation.

November 19


6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

HFSGS Graduate Symposium "Speculative Futures" with Keynote Mashinka Firunts Hakopian

Nov 20, 2021 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

The Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies presents the annual Graduate Symposium SPECULATIVE FUTURES November 19 + 20. Mashinka Firunts Hakopian is an artist, writer, and researcher born in Yerevan and residing in Glendale, CA. Her work is concentrated in media studies, visual culture, and West Asian diasporas

November 20


5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Design Lecture Series: Jocelyn Rice (Black Earth United + Design Museum Everywhere)

Dec 8, 2021 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM

Parent, ceremonial designer and outdoor futurist Jocelyn Rice is a visionary creative force and an award-winning apparel designer, here with us for the Design Lecture Series (in person for PNCA Students, or livestreaming for all others).

December 08


7:00 PM – 8:15 PM