Upcoming Events

Events in 2011


March 4, 6-8:30 p.m. - Oakland HeART Beat

Come Celebrate 1 Year of United Roots: A night of youth performance, arts activism, and community building Join us on Friday March 4th with Soul of the City to celebrate our work. Oakland HeART BEAT presents United Roots youth performances and art showcases highlighting the awesome talent of Oakland youth. United Roots youth are ready to show off Oakland's talent! After the performances, there will be a brief discussion on youth arts and community building followed by a series of open house activities. Start off your weekend by investing in the power of youth creativity.

Date: Friday, March 4, 2011 Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Address: 2781 Telegraph Ave. Oakland, CA 94612

As part of Oakland Art Murmur, this unique event will feature: Schedule
6:00 PM - Doors open & live art
6:30 PM - Performance
7:30 PM - Community discussion & open house

* Live Art * Dance performances * Graphic Design Exhibit * Music * Murals * Documentaries


March 10, 2011 - Opening Night: Youth Producing Change Human Rights Film Festival


Don't miss the Opening Night of the 2011 Human Rights Film Festival featuring: YOUTH PRODUCING CHANGE . Watch as teen filmmakers turn the camera on their own lives and invite audiences to experience the world as they do as a Kenyan teenager living in Africa's second largest slum, as a 15-year-old girl in India who needs to chose between supporting her family or getting an education or as a 14-year-old Afghan seeking asylum after his father was killed by the Taliban.

Film program run time: 72 min. Discussion with filmmakers from Los Angeles, San Antonio and Canada to follow. Founding Presenter: Adobe Youth Voices.


March 11, 2011 12-2:00 p.m.- Yurok Women and Anthro Men: The Politics of Ethnographic Fantasy

Events in 2010


December 15, 6-8 p.m. - 'Right To Good Health Mural' at the Mission Neighborhood Health Center (MNHC) in San Francisco @ 240 Shotwell

Dear Human Rights Team, Students & Friends,

Join us on Wednesday Dec. 15, from 6 to 8 pm and enjoy good music, food, and a conversation with muralists Eduardo Pineda & Joaquin Newman, and SFSU students to celebrate the 'Right To Good Health Mural' at the Mission Neighborhood Health Center (MNHC) in San Francisco.

MNHC Address: 240 Shotwell Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 Ph. (415) 552-3870

Hope to see you there!
Mariana Ferreira & SFSU Students


The Right to Good Health Mural is funded by the National Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities of the National Institutes of Health (Grant 1R13MD005792-01). This is an event associated with the 8th Annual SFSU Human Rights Summit on "Peace and the Right to Good Health," May 2-5, 2011.



Past Events: Find out info about past human rights events and summits.