AIAP, Association of Iranian American Professionals, is a San Diego based 501 (c) (3) nonprofit aspiring well-being of Iranian American community and promoting Persian culture through Professional Networking Events, Cultural Events, Seminars and Workshops, Monthly Hikes, Charities and several other services.
“Placing Shi’ite Jurisprudence in Iranian Historiography” 1:10-1:45 p.m.
-Bahar Davary (University of San Diego)
“Egalitarian justice in lieu of deserts-based justice” 1:45-2:15 p.m.
-Coffee break 2:15-2:30 p.m.
Introduction Ali Gheissari (University of San Diego) 2:30-2:45 p.m.
Mohsen Kadivar (Duke University) 2:45-4:00 p.m.
“Between Tradition and Modernity: Reforming Islamic Thought through Structural Ijtihad”
Sponsored: Program for the Study of Religion
Co-sponsored by Burke Lectureship and UCSD Center on Global Justice
Open to the public
Please join us for the annual Creek-to-Bay Cleanup event! D-Max is hosting a cleanup site in El Cajon this year, details are below: When: Saturday, April 26th from 9AM – 12noon. Meeting Point: 550 E Park Ave, El Cajon 92020 - meet at the park adjacent to Cajon Valley Middle School Please register at www.creektobay.org, this site name is “El Cajon Street Sweep” Help us continue to reduce waste at this event by bringing your own reusable alternatives to disposable cleanup supplies, such as a bucket to collect trash, gardening or work gloves, and a reusable water bottle. Go a step further by participating in the Bling Your Bucket contest (instructions attached).
Farhang is one of the leading NGOs dedicated to celebrating, promoting, studying and researching Iranian art, culture and history for the benefit of the community at large. Farhang is a non-religious, non-political, not-for-profit foundation.
More information about the main responsibilities of the Executive Director is included below:
-Collaborate with the board to develop a vision for how to achieve the organization’s goals better
-Spearhead implementation of programs that are approved
-Be a hands-on, resourceful executer, that helps the organization develop to new heights
-Organize and lead a core team of full-time staff and a large number of volunteers so that they can contribute to the organization’s goals
-Be the point-person for communication/marketing /PR efforts
The links to the organization’s annual report and the full position description for the role: Annual Report
My name is Mehrnaz Rahimi, a PhD student in Media and Communications at the College of Media & Communication at Texas Tech University.
If you are Iranian or an Iranian-American who is living in Southern California, my advisor, Dr. Kent Wilkinson, and I would like to ask you to participate in a research study regarding media use and the strength of community ties. This research has been approved by the Institutional Review Board at Texas Tech University. Research participation is completely confidential. We will not be able to identify you individually, and we will not ask for your name or any other personal information. Please feel free to skip any questions you are not comfortable answering. You may quit at any time by closing the browser window. It should not take more than 15 minutes to answer the questions.
Please click on the following link if you are interested to participate.