Peter Hauge, Librarian, Social Science, Philosophy & Religion Department


Map of Bell’s Row, from the Western States Jewish History Archives.

Jewish Roots of L.A.

May 16, 2022

President Joseph Biden may have put it best in his 2021 proclamation on Jewish American Heritage Month: “The Jewish American experience is a story of faith, fortitude, and progress.

Declaration of Human Rights Drafting Committee Chair, Eleanor Roosevelt "Universal Declaration of Human Rights" by United Nations Photo is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

All Human, All Equal

December 10, 2021

“All Human, All Equal” is the theme of this year’s International Human Rights Day, which is observed every year on December 10 and is the anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) by the United Nations.