Programs

Palm Center Events

November 10, 2001
Along with representatives from Servicemembers Legal Defense Network and the International Gay Lesbian Human Rights Commission, the CSSMM helped organize a workshop at the recent Creating Change Confe
August 19, 2001
The Center organized a panel discussion titled "Defending Liberty" at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.
May 17, 2001
Nancy D. Kates came to UCSB on May 17, 2001 to present her award-winning film "Their Own Vietnam".
May 1, 2001
Professor Elizabeth Hillman from Rutgers Law School addressed an audience of about 75 students and community members at UCSB on May 1.
February 2, 2001
Wolf’s award-winning play is based on interviews with approximately 200 veterans and was directed by Joe Mantello.
December 9, 2000

The Commonwealth Club of California and the Center for the Study of Sexual Minorities in the Military (CSSMM) presented a conference December 9, 2000 on gays and lesbians in the milita

August 6, 2000
The Center organized a panel discussion following the August 6, 2000 performance of the play “Another American: Asking and Telling” at the New Conservatory Theatre Center in San Francisco.
April 21, 2000
Laura Miller, Assistant Professor of Sociology at University of California, Los Angeles, came to Santa Barbara on April 21, 2000 to address a Workshop on Gender and Sexuality in a Global Context.
February 16, 2000
Leisa D. Meyer, Assistant Professor of History at the College of William and Mary, addressed UCSB students and faculty on February 16, 2000.
November 30, 1999

On November 30, 1999, Commander Beth Coye, USN (ret), Captain Mike Rankin USN (ret.), and Lucian Truscott, author, addressed an audience of UCSB students on the topic of "Veterans and Military Disc

November 13, 1999
The Center sponsored a workshop on Saturday, November 13, 1999 titled "Building Bridges Between Activism and Academic Research." The workshop was part of the National Gay Lesbian Task Force 12th Annua
June 17, 1999
Aaron Belkin addressed the Alexander Hamilton Post #448 in San Francisco on June 17, 1999.