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How a Rhetoric of Fear Increasingly Shapes Our Culture and Politics, Part II: Open Forum Nov 13, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM Voorhies 126,
This open forum follows a talk by Sasha Abramsky scheduled for November 7. Mr. Abramsky will be speaking on the topic of irrational fear from his new book, 'Jumping at Shadows: The Triumph of Fear and the End of the American Dream'. On November 7, Mr. Abramsky will explore how the fear-based frame that we, the public, use to understand a range of complex issues—from terrorism to disease, parenting to vaccinations—has a ricochet effect throughout our economy, our culture, and our politics.
CMB Monday Seminar: Dr. Lisa Oakes Nov 13, 2017 from 03:30 PM to 05:00 PM CMB - 267 Cousteau Place in East Davis,
CMB Monday Seminar Series 2017-2018
Dr. Lillian Lee (Cornell): Analyzing phrasing effects via found conversations: "Parallel universes" in Twitter, ChangeMyView, and the Fed (FOMC) Nov 13, 2017 from 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (2203 HSS Building),
Linguistics Colloquium by Lillian Lee (Cornell U.)
UC Davis Open Monograph Fund Launch Event Nov 13, 2017 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM Multipurpose Room, International Center,
The Economics of Immigration and the Cost and Benefit of Recent Immigration Proposals Nov 13, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM King Hall - Room 1002,
Presented by Professor of Economics Giovanni Peri.
Patrick Kline (UC Berkeley) Nov 09, 2017 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Who Profits from Patents? Rent-Sharing at Innovative Firms"
Hans Mueller (UC Davis (Statistics)) Nov 09, 2017 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
Functional Data Analysis: Principal Components, Regression and Optimal Designs - Quantitative Brown Bag Series
Hans Mueller (UC Davis (Statistics)) Nov 09, 2017 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Quantitative Brown Bag Series
Erik Henricson (UC Davis) Nov 09, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Developmental Brown Bag Series
NCA Presentation Practice Nov 09, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Kerr Hall 386,
Presenters: TBD
Elixir of Life: The Art and Science of Tea Nov 09, 2017 from 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM International Center, Multipurpose Room,
Hosted by The Confucius Institute at UC Davis.
Andrew McCallum (Federal Reserve Board of Governors) Nov 08, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Goods-Market Frictions and International Trade"
David Keiser (Iowa State University) Nov 08, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ARE Library,
"Economic Effects of Environmental Crises: Evidence from Flint, Michigan"
Destructive Creation: Tanneries, Deforestation, and Remaking the Landscape in 19th Century New York Nov 08, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM L.J. Andrews Conference Room (2203 SS&H),
Environments & Societies Colloquium Series, featuring Nickolas Perrone, Ph.D. candidate in History at UC Davis.
Feminist Dialogues: Co-Creating New Directions in Feminist Research Nov 08, 2017 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Women’s Resource & Research Center Library (North Hall first floor),
Kalindi Vora, the new Director at the Feminist Research Institute, will be speaking about her work on design imaginaries in robotics and AI.
White Mothers and Enslaved Wet Nurses' Invisible Labor in American Slave Markets Nov 08, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Andrews Conference Room, 2203 SS&H,
Presented by Stephanie Jones-Rogers, assistant professor of history at the University of California at Berkeley. Hosted by the Women and Gender in the World DHI Research Cluster.
White Mothers and Enslaved Wet Nurses' Invisible Labor in American Slave Markets Nov 08, 2017 from 12:00 AM to 01:00 AM 2203 SSH,
November 8 12 pm - 1pm 2203 SSH
Scholar Activism in the Age of Trump Nov 07, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM Student Community Center Multipurpose Room,
Women/Non-binary People of Color Scholars Inclusion (WOCSI) Project Presents a conversation with Diane Fujino, Genevieve Negrao-Gonzalez, and Bryn Buchanan reflecting on one year since the 2016 Election.
Julio Davila (Universite catholique de Louvain) Nov 07, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"On the Effects of Private Capital Falling In To The Public Domain"
Arun Chandrasekhar (Stanford University) Nov 07, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ARE Library,
"Information Delivery under Endogenous Communication: Experimental Evidence from the Indian Demonetization"
How a Rhetoric of Fear Shapes Our Culture and Our Politics Nov 07, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM 126 Voorhies,
Author and journalist Sasha Abramsky will be speaking on the topic of irrational fear from his new book, 'Jumping at Shadows: The Triumph of Fear and the End of the American Dream'. Hosted by Rhetoric@Davis.
Development of Methods for Multi-omics Data Integration Nov 07, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM Shields 360 (DSI classroom),
Data Science Initiative un-Seminar presented by Danielle Lemay.
Decolonizing Comics: Charles Walker Nov 07, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM 612B Sproul,
Meeting of the "Decolonizing Comics" quarterly discussion group, featuring Charles Walker, MacArthur Foundation Endowed Chair in International Human Rights, Professor of History, and Director of the Hemispheric Institute on the Americas.
In Silence, the Secret Speaks: Performance by Seema Kohli Nov 06, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM Della Davidson Studio, Nelson Hall,
Renowned Indian visual artist Seema Kohli will show case her video art followed by the performance “In Silence, the Secret Speaks” in collaboration with the students of Department of Theater and Dance at UC Davis. Seema Kohli has had over 30 solo shows worldwide and experiential performances at international art events such as the Venice Biennale (2015), TedEx Chennai (2013), WIN Conference Rome (2012), Prague (2013), and Kochi-Muziris Biennale (2014/2016). Seema invites you into her own garden of earthly delights where unearthly beings are manifested and experience the sheer joy of creation of emergence from the depths of Hiranyagarbha Koham or The Golden Womb - the symbol of constant creation and evolution. Preceded by: The Other Self or Tatvamasi, which encourages us to see our own self in the other.
Ying-Ying Lee (UC Irvine) Nov 06, 2017 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"Regression Discontinuity Designs with a Continuous Treatment"
CMB Monday Seminar: Dr. Steve Luck Nov 06, 2017 from 03:30 PM to 05:00 PM
CMB Monday Seminar Series 2017-2018
Andre Wang (UC Davis) Nov 06, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Social-Personality Brown Bag Series
Humanitarian Work in Viet Nam: The Future of Civil Society and Transnational Soft Diplomacy Nov 03, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 08:30 PM Student Community Center, Multipurpose Roomm,
Hosted by the New Viet Nam Studies Initiative.
Anger and Support for Punitive Justice in Mexico's Drug War Nov 02, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM L.J. Andrews Conference Room (2203 SS&H),
ISS Noon Lecture with Lauren Young, assistant professor of political science.
Patricia Roberson (UC Davis) Nov 02, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Developmental Brown Bag Series