FOOD: THE BAKE — Accidental Parfait

It was a lava cake gone very, very wrong. But when life gives you lemons, you make lemonade — or a chocolate parfait.

CAP UCLA Presents Carrie Mae Weems Past Tense

 Carrie Mae Weems’ Past Tense takes us on a deep dive into the enduring significance of the iconic tale of Antigone. Through music, text, projection, and video, this powerful piece explores themes of social justice, escalating violence, gender relations, politics and personal identity within the context of contemporary history. 

Black Women and Girls In California Have Had To Make a Lot of Lemonade

Beyonce’s Formation tour blazed through Southern California before an audience mesmerized by the power of Black women and girls to transform difficult circumstances into new opportunities. In a video, Mrs. Hattie, Beyonce’s grandmother-in-law, reminded the audience about a life dealt full of lemons and how she made lemonade—a story far too familiar to Black women and girls.