Past Events

  • 2019-2020
    Date Event Hosted by Links
    October 16, 2019 Chino Basin--Sustainable Groundwater Basin Management Ahead of its Time SPP
    October 17, 2019 - October 18, 2019 Salton Sea Summit Co-Sponsored by SPP
    October 22, 2019 #MeToo and #TimesUp: From Social Media and Public Protest to the Capitol and Beyond SPP
    October 23, 2019 Legislative Aides Panel SPP
    October 26, 2019 UC Riverside Graduate Open House Co-Sponsored by SPP  
    October 30, 2019 Shaping the Next Generation of Public Service SPP
    November 13, 2019 Environmental Inequities and Water Policy During a Drought Co-sponsored by SPP & UCR Library
    November 14, 2019 Women in Politics SPP
    November 21, 2019 6 "P" - Approach to Systems Change SPP
    December 4, 2019 Who Gets to Drink? -- The Past, Present and Future of Drinking Water Co-sponsored by SPP & UCR Library
    January 15, 2020 Evolutions of Telecommunications SPP
    January 15, 2020 A Conversation with Rick Bishop & Ron Loveridge Co-sponsored by SPP & ICSD
    January 22, 2020 Climate Change and the Revealed Comparative Advantage of Water Co-sponsored by SPP & UCR Library
    February 7, 2020 The Southern California Affordability Symposium: What is the role of water? Co-sponsored by SPP & Blum Initiative on Global and Regional Poverty
    February 18, 2020 "R'Vote Matters" & "Reproductive Justice on R'Campus" SPP
    February 20, 2020 "For the People, By the People: Developing Community-Driven Public Policy" SPP
    February 26, 2020 "Groundwater Pumping Allocations under California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management Act: Local Insight on Challenges and Opportunities" Co-sponsored by SPP & UCR Library
    March 3, 2020 "Civic Engagement" SPP
    March 4, 2020 "Social Services Panel:  A Discussion on Alleviating Homelessness in Southern California" SPP
    March 5, 2020 "A Conversation with Greg Devereaux" Co-sponsored by SPP & ICSD  
    March 6, 2020 "Being a City Manager" SPP
    March 9, 2020 "Challenges and Triumphs of Becoming the First Latina City Councilwoman" SPP
    April 22, 2020 "Creating Opportunities" & "CA's Housing Crisis" SPP
    April 30, 2020 " A COVID-19 Discussion with Councilmember Andy Melendrez" SPP
    May 12, 2020 " Responding to COVID-19 in the City of Palm Springs" SPP
    May 20, 2020 "Assemblymember Jose Medina on State Policies Related to COVID-19" SPP
    May 20, 2020 " New Beginnings, After COVID-19: Looking Towards Your Future" SPP Peer Academic Advisors  
    May 28, 2020 SPP Virtual Policy Debate SPP
    June 3, 2020 "The Local Role in Economic Recovery" SPP
  • 2018-2019
    Date Event Hosted by Links
    September 28, 2018

    APPAM Public Policy Camp

    October 8, 2018 Dean's Convocation & Undergraduate Welcome Mixer SPP


    October 10, 2018 UCR Water Initiative - R'Water Collaborative Workshop SPP  
    October 15, 2018 Title IX/CARE Office Coffee Social CARE, Title IX Office, SPP  
    October 15, 2018 Blum Initiative Poverty Summit Blum Initiative  
    October 17, 2018 Water Bankruptcy and Politics in Iran SPP
    October 19, 2018 Chuck Young Visit SPP
    October 23, 2018 The 2018 Midterm Elections: What's on the Horizon for California? SPP  
    October 24, 2018 AAAS CASE Workshop SPP
    October 26, 2018 PERSIST 2018 Women's Resource Center, SPP, Middle Eastern Student Center, ASUCR, UCR Political Science, Highlander Empowerment Referendum, APSP, CSP, UCR Governmental and Community Relations, LGBT Resource Center, Undocumented Student Programs, NASP, ASP  
    November 3, 2018 Graduate Open House SPP  
    November 8, 2018 How to Wrestle an 800-pound Gorilla; Electric Utilities in the Era of Solar SPP
    November 13, 2018 China’s Water Issues in a New Era: Challenges and Policy Directions SPP
    November 15, 2018 The Digital Non-Profit Newsroom. Is this the Future of California Journalism? SPP  
    November 15, 2018 Community Choice Energy — A Local Government Program Transforming the Purchase of Electricity in California to Combat Climate Change SPP
    November 27, 2018 State of Work in the Inland Empire CSI  
    December 6, 2018 Public Service Career Fair  SPP, Office of Congressman Takano
    December 11, 2018 The Spirit of Dialogue: Lessons from Faith Traditions in Transforming Water Conflict SPP
    January 16, 2019 The Future of California Water SPP
    January 24, 2019 Science to Policy Mixer with Assemblymember Jose Medina Science to Policy, SPP
    February 5, 2019 Evidence-based Policy Analysis? The Strange Case of Community-Led Total Sanitation Interventions in Low-Income Countries SPP
    February 6, 2019 Millennials in Public Service SPP
    February 8, 2019 CSI Anniversary Event  CSI  
    February 11, 2019 Breaking Barriers: Economic Development in Riverside County SPP
    February 12, 2019 The Future is Here: How Kaiser Permanente uses telemedicine to deliver culturally responsive, patient empowered care SPP
    February 19, 2019 CSI Sacramento CSI  
    February 27, 2019 CSI: State of Work in Palm Desert CSI  
    February 27, 2019 Solar Conference  CSSD  
    March 1, 2019 The Prison to School to Work Pipeline Presley 
    March 5, 2019 The Short-run Impacts of Exogenously Reducing Water Collection times in Rural Kenya SPP
    March 6, 2019 CSI: Frederick Douglass Project CSI  
    March 7, 2019 Ambassadors Public Speaking Workshop SPP
    March 9, 2019 How We Heal: Confronting Health Inequity with Structural Competency SOM, UCR College of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences, HESCC, Department of Anthropology, Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, SPP, Gold Humanism Honor Society, Department of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Department of Social Medicine, Population and Public Health, Inequities in Health Faculty Commons, CSI
    March 13, 2019 Research with Rare Populations  RED, SPP  
    April 5, 2019 Veteran's Health Symposium SOM, SPP, Blum Initiative, UCR Veteran Services, Active Minds, Veterans Gold Health Initiative  
    April 16, 2019 FAME Africa SPP, SOM, CNAS
    April 16, 2019 Improving Poor People's Lives Blum Initiative
    April 17, 2019 Evaluating Water Conservation Policy in California SPP
    April 23, 2019 A Seminar on the California Budget SPP
    April 24, 2019 Ontario International Airport - Taking Off SPP
    April 25-26, 2019 UCGHI Board Meeting  SPP, UCGHI
    May 7, 2019 Thinking About Water Markets SPP
    May 9, 2019 Overcrowded Jails & Public Safety Solutions Presley   
    May 9, 2019 Mental Health: A Pressing Problem within the Criminal Justice System Presley


    May 9, 2019 Senator Robert Presley Tribute Dinner Presley 
    May 10, 2019 Inland Rising CA CSI  
    May 10, 2019 Science to Policy Mini Conference  Science to Policy  
    May 14, 2019 Poverty and Mobility in Mexico Blum Initiative, Economics  
    May 17, 2019 Politics of Poverty Blum Initiatives 
    May 17, 2019 Graduating Ambassador Banquet SPP
    May 21, 2019 Finding a Best Conservation Park Entry Fee for Kruger National Park SPP
    May 23, 2019 International Public Policy: A Washington Perspective SPP
    June 7, 2019 Third China-India Workshop SPP
    June 14, 2019 MPP Hooding Ceremony SPP
    June 17, 2019 SPP Commencement  EM&P
  • 2017-2018
    Date Event Hosted by Links
    October 10, 2017 California's Housing Crisis: Is There a Legislative Solution? CSSD


    October 12, 2017 Politics in the Era of Donald Trump CIS, Blum Initiative  
    October 18, 2017 Health Disparities and How to Take Action SOM, SPP  
    October 19, 2017 Immigration in the IE: State and Local Policy Perspectives SPP, PPIC
    October 20, 2017 Careers in International Public Service: Finding Your Place on Beaten Paths or Roads Less Traveled SPP
    October 23, 2017 The Plight of the Rohingya CIS, SPP  
    October 24, 2017 Water Seminar SPP (Water), Library  
    October 26, 2017 Infrastructure Among Other Challenges for California's Future CSSD  
    October 30, 2017 USIEA Delegation Visit SPP, Extension  
    November 2, 2017 Laser Focused Policy to Move the Education Needle SPP
    November 3, 2017 Women's Political Engagement Conference (Persist 2017) Women's Resource Center, SPP, Various  
    November 3, 2017 Blum Poverty Workshop Blum  
    November 14, 2017 Water Seminar SPP (Water), Library  
    November 15, 2017  A Special Preview: PBS Documentary "Our Kids" CSSD, RCOE, RUSD
    November 27, 2017 Air Pollution Control in Southern California, 1950-2017 SPP, CSSD
    November 29, 2017 College 2.0: Upgrading Higher Education to End Student Debt SPP
    December 1, 2017 Chancellor's Distinguished Lecture EM&P, SPP, Economics
    December 1, 2017 Roundtable Discussion SPP  
    December 2, 2017 Adopt-a-Street SPP  
    December 12, 2017 Water Supply Planning for Sustainability and Resiliency SPP (Water), Library
    January 10, 2018 The Failure of Governance in Bell, California CSSD
    January 16, 2018 Water Use During a Highly-Publicized Drought: What Matters for Conservation? SPP (Water), Library  
    January 24, 2018 A Multidimensional Model to Explain Violent Extremism Presley  
    January 25, 2018 Democracy under High Inequality: Political Participation and Public Goods Blum, POSC  
    January 31, 2018 Making the New College Town: How Preparation and Partnerships Transformed Kent, Ohio SPP,CSSD,CGS
    February 8, 2018 Innovation in Regional Policymaking: A Conversation with Ashley Swearengin SPP, CE-CERT, CSSD, Department of Political Science, Women's Resource Center
    February 9, 2018 Center for Social Innovation Launch Event CSI  
    February 9, 2018 Building an Ecosystem for Civic Transformation CSI  
    February 12, 2018 Roundtable Discussion with Secretary of State Alex Padilla SPP
    February 13, 2018 Developing a New Recycled Water Source in the Inland Empire SPP (Water), Library
    February 15, 2018 Solar Power at UCR GSN, CNI, SPP, CE-CERT
    February 17, 2018 Adopt-a-Street SPP  
    February 26, 2018 How Libraries Can Make Your Life Better and Save the World SPP
    March 1, 2018 Solar Conference CSSD, CE-CERT, SCRISE  
    March 1, 2018 Political Economy Seminar Blum  
    March 3, 2018 Youth Conference (Jorge Gavino) CSP, SPP  
    March 6, 2018 Why Civic Infrastructure Helps Make Some Cities Better Prepared Than Others CSSD  
    March 8, 2018 Using Public Video Feeds to Understand Intergroup Exposure SPP, POSC
    March 9, 2018 Symposium on Immigrant Health: Structural Adversity, Resistance, and Resilience One Health, Blum, CHC, CSI, Ethnic Studies, Sociology, SPP
    March 12, 2018 Lessons from Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Film Screening MCS, SPP, Asian Studies, Comp Lit, CIS  
    March 13, 2018 What Factors Explain Acceptance of Water Supply Innovations? SPP(Water), Library
    March 15, 2018 A New Era of Trust Busting or a New Era of Hidden Agendas? SPP
    March 16, 2018 Food Evolution CNAS, SPP  
    March 22, 2018 Examining the Production of Gender Inequality in Emergency Medical Residency Education One Health, SPP
    April 4, 2018 A Session with CA Senator Kevin de Leon ASUCR, SPP, UCR Advocacy, CSP  
    April 5, 2018 "Discover SPP" Series: Dean Anil Deolalikar SPP  
    April 11, 2018 UCR World Water Day: Securing Water for People & Nature SPP(Water), Library
    April 13, 2018 A Closer Look at Sex Trafficking: A Discussion by Researchers and Practitioners Presley  
    April 18, 2018 Launch of Immigrants in the IE Report CSI
    April 19, 2018 Sustainable Agriculture CNI, GSN, SPP, CE-CERT  
    April 20, 2018 A Session with the Honorable Marc Steinorth SPP
    April 21, 2018 Adopt-a-Street SPP  
    April 25, 2018 Who is Indigenous Here? The Rising Stakes of Recognition in Indonesia Blum, SKEATRiP, CIS, Anthropology  
    April 25, 2018 The Disappearing Media: What happens when local government coverage goes away? How will the public get information? CSSD
    May 2, 2018 California's Leadership on Immigrant Rights: Past, Present, and Future CSI  
    May 3, 2018 Summer of 2017 Natural Disaster Symposium Blum, Sociology  
    May 8, 2018 Policy @ Work SPP
    May 8, 2018 The Health Effects of Extreme Weather Events in California and Implications for Water Policy SPP(Water). Library
    May 10, 2018 0-Waste at UCR CNI, SPP, CE-CERT
    May 10, 2018 "Discover SPP" Series: David Brady SPP  
    May 11, 2018 MPP Policy Day SPP  
    May 11, 2018 Salton Sea Symposium SPP, Palm Desert  
    May 11, 2018 Ambassador Speed Interviews and Mixer SPP  
    May 15, 2018 2018 California Attorney General Debate SPP, GCR, Presley Center, Best Best & Krieger
    May 17, 2018 Reforming fiscal relationships between central-local governments in China: challenges and opportunities SPP
    May 23, 2018 Census Regional Convening CSI
    May 30, 2018 The State of the Fourth Estate: Local News in the Information Age CSSD
    June 2, 2018 Adopt-a-Street SPP  
    June 8, 2018 Recognition Ceremony SPP
    June 18, 2018 MPP Hooding Ceremony SPP
    June 19, 2018 SPP/GSOE Commencement EM&P
    June 20, 2018 Regional Policy Summit: Advancing Inclusive Development CSI  
  • 2016-2017
    Date Event Hosted by Links
    September 28, 2016 From Gold to Silicon: What's Next? The Past, Present, and Future of CA's Economy SPP
    October 5, 2016 Who Speaks for California? Political Participation, Youth Engagement, and Racial Disparities SPP, PPIC, CalEndow
    October 6, 2016 Transnational Policies: Human Trafficking, Migration, and Sex Work Blum  
    October 19, 2016 Evidence of Neighborhood Effects from Moving to Opportunity: LATEs of Neighborhood Quality Blum, Econ  
    October 21, 2016 Making Public Policy: In the Trenches of Local and State Government SPP  
    October 24, 2016 Empirical Analysis and the Fate of Capital Punishment Presley Center  
    October 27, 2016 Air Quality: With the region's success in improving Southern California air, what does the future hold?" CSSD  
    November 3, 2016 FAA Administrator Visit SPP  
    November 7, 2016 Disasters, Extreme Events, Trauma and Resilience: Researchers and Responders Working Together SPP,CHASS,CIS  
    November 8, 2016 Chinese Delegation SPP  
    November 9, 2016 Why Are Good Jobs So Hard to Come By? Institutional Perspectives on Employment in India Blum, Applied Economics Colloquia  
    November 14, 2016 What's Next? The Presidential Election and its Implications SPP  
    November 17, 2016 Responding to California's Major Fire Challenges CSSD  
    November 18, 2016 The Cost of Blue Sky: Impact of Environmental Regulation on Labor Demand in China SPP  
    January 12, 2017 Book Talk by Ariel Dinar: "International Water Scarcity and Variability: Managing Resource Use Across Political Boundaries" CIS, SPP  
    February 2, 2017 California's Tax System: Time to Rebalance the Portfolio? SPP  
    February 9, 2017 Symposium on Homelessness, Crime and Public Policy Presley, Blum
    February 13, 2016 Why Does a Government of the Rich Redistribute to the Poor? Blum,POSC  
    February 13, 2017 Conversation on the Immigration Ban Various  
    February 15, 2017 We Have to Actually Fix Things! SPP
    February 17, 2017 Metrics for Latino Wellness Management in an Increasingly Racially Ambiguous Population SPP, CHC
    February 21, 2017 California Budget Perspective: What's at Stake in State and Federal Budget Proposals? SPP
    February 23, 2017 Solar Conference CSSD  
    March 2, 2017 Broadband Internet for Managing Water, Energy, and Community Needs SPP  
    March 11, 2017 Pacific Conference for Development Economics Blum, Economics, SPP  
    March 15, 2017 Public Utilities: New Administration, Same Future? CSSD  
    March 16, 2017 Bipartisan Leadership in CA SPP
    March 21, 2017 Palm Desert One Health  
    April 8, 2017 Highlander Day Undergraduate Admission  
    April 9, 2017 APPAM Conference Day 1 SPP, APPAM  
    April 10, 2017 APPAM Conference Day 2 SPP, APPAM  
    April 18, 2017 Behavior, Energy, and Climate Change: Ethnographies of Energy as Policy Tools SPP  
    April 18, 2017 Dinner with Alumni: Public Policy Professionals UCR Student Alumni Association  
    April 19, 2017 "Why Resist When We Can Lead?" SPP
    April 19, 2017 Building California's Future CSSD  
    April 22, 2017 Adopt-A-Street SPP  
    April 25, 2017 Cross Sector Leadership in New Era of Public Policy SPP, Blum
    May 5, 2017 Immigration and Poverty Blum  
    May 9, 2017 Challenges Keep Coming: The Future of Riverside County Education CSSD  
    May 18, 2017 Understanding the Strange World of Political Advocacy SPP
    May 20, 2017 2017 Transfer Celebration Undergraduate Admissions  
    May 24, 2017 Regional Convening on Social Innovation and Empowerment SPP  
    May 25, 2017 Overpromised Cure: Why We Need to Rethink Investments in Medical Care and Biomedical Research SPP, UCR SOM  
    May 31, 2017 Where Have All the Women Gone? Exploring the Causes for a Decline in Female City Council Members in Riverside County CSSD  
    June 9, 2017 PBPL Student Recognition Ceremony SPP  
    June 12, 2017 Sponsor Appreciation Breakfast SPP  
    June 17, 2017 MPP Hooding Ceremony SPP