Weekly Picks: Internship and career expo, St. Patrick’s celebration, PaleyFest

church group members sing together
A church group called Decided sings from the float during a St. Patrick's Day parade in Columbia, S.C., Saturday, March 15, 2014. (Rob Thompson/The State/MCT)

Wednesday, 3/15

Internship & Career Expo @ University Student Union, Northridge Center & Grand Salon

About 105 employers from companies such as Behavioral Learning Center, American Glass Expo and ArcLight Cinemas will be in attendance for the CSUN Career Center’s Internship & Career Expo, which is open to all students of all majors. Employers will be representing various businesses such as government, non-profit, technical, healthcare, arts and social services. The event is an opportunity for students to explore career options and make connections for the future. Students in attendance are recommended to bring a resume, cover letter for company of interest and dress professionally.

Free

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Thursday, 3/16

#BlackGirlsMatter @ California African American Museum

The California African American Museum will host a panel discussion called #BlackGirlsMatter in honor of African American women who have lost their lives to gun violence. The panel will feature Brenda Stevenson, a history professor at UCLA, Funmilola Stevenson, a professor, activist and member of Black Lives Matter and Britni Danielle of Ebony Magazine.

Free with RSVP

7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

600 State Dr.

Los Angeles, CA 90037

Friday, 3/17

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration @ The Grove

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the Original Farmers Market with live music, Irish food and imported Irish beers. Activities will begin at 11 a.m. with the Celtic Camerata, appearances by Glen the Bagpiper, the Celtic duo-Scarlet and Steve.

Free

11 a.m – 9 p.m.

6333 W. Third St.

Los Angeles, CA 90036

Saturday, 3/18

PaleyFest LA Panel @ Dolby Theatre

Heroes & Aliens Panel, includes stars from the CW’s Arrow, The Flash, Supergirl and Legends of Tomorrow.

Join walkers, superheroes and robots in the Dolby Theater for this year’s PaleyFest where creators, writers and stars will host screenings and panels to showcase primetime television’s most popular shows. Appearances include The Walking Dead, American Horror Story, Scandal, Pretty Little Liars, Bob’s Burgers, This Is Us and more.

Admissions start $30

2 p.m.

6801 Hollywood Blvd.

Hollywood CA, 90028

Sunday, 3/19

Zoot Suit Play @ Mark Taper Forum

Broadway’s first Chicano play will take place in the Mark Taper Forum where 25 actors, singers and dancers will perform the acclaimed play based on the Sleepy Lagoon murder case and the zoot suit riots of the 1940s in Los Angeles. The play tackles a 1940s Mexican crime wave which is still relevant today in light of cultural and political forces that continue to shape the Chicano community.

Admissions start $25

1 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

135 N. Grand Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90012