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Lectures & Learning Opportunities

Continuing the Legacy of Activism with Chizu Omori

Saturday 10.02 | 11:10 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.
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Chizu Omori ’54 will be in conversation with Japanese American Women Alumnae of UC Berkeley (JAWAUCB) vice chair Stacy Kono ’95 about the people, organizations, and movements that have inspired her activism over the years, which continues today in support of immigrant rights and Black reparations movements.

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Hosted by Japanese American Women Alumnae of UC Berkeley

Speaker:

Chizu Omori
Chizu Omori

Chizu Omori is a mother, grandmother, activist, award-winning documentary producer, and writer whose story was featured in Oprah Magazine (November 2020). JAWAUCB awarded her its 2021 Outstanding Alumna Award because of her strong commitment to civil and human rights, which was fostered by her experiences as a student at UC Berkeley during the Free Speech Movement.

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