Dr. Nooshin Valizadeh @drnoosh_v: Never Get Comfortable

By Will Deyamport

On this episode, I Zoom in Dr. Nooshin Valizadeh and we chat about the need to completely own your power and not get comfortable in your current situation. Dr. Nooshin Valizadeh is a curriculum developer and lecturer for USC and UCLA. Her teaching background and areas of expertise focus on issues of social justice and equity in higher education. She serves as an Advisory Board Member for Peace Over Violence and has launched several campus initiatives dedicated to eliminating sexual violence in higher education settings. As an artivist, Dr. Valizadeh strongly believes in the power of music and art to promote social change, and is a member of NeverSpeakLB, a collective of Long Beach’s singers and poets. She is fluent in Farsi, Spanish and English and has presented on sexual assault awareness and prevention in all three languages. Her social media handle is @drnoosh_v. https://twitter.com/DrNoosh_V