University of California, Riverside

School of Public Policy



Events


Past Events (2016-2017)

Events (2016-2017)

Thursday, May 18, 2017 | Understanding the Strange World of Political Advocacy

Joe Dunn, Former California State Senator

12:30-2:00 p.m., Humanities 1500

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | CSSD Seminar: "Challenges Keep Coming: The Future of Riverside County Education"

Judy D. White, Riverside County Superintendent of Schools

5:30 to 7:00 p.m., CE-CERT Building

Friday, May 5, 2017 | Immigration and Poverty

Ed Telles; Maria Rendon; Gary Painter (USC); Madeline Zavodny (Agnes Scott College); Frank Bean & Susan Brown (UC Irvine); Abel Valenzuela (UC Los Angeles)

8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Humanities 1500

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 | SPP Seminar: "Cross Sector Leadership in New Era of Public Policy"

Angelov Farooq, Board Member, Riverside Unified School District

12:30 to 2:00 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 1109

Saturday, April 22, 2017 | Adopt-A-Street Cleanup with the UCR School of Public Policy

Join the SPP Family to help clean up 3rd Street from Main Street to the 91 Freeway

9:00 to 11:00 a.m., Riverside Convention Center (3637 5th Street, Riverside, CA 92501)

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 | CSSD Seminar: "Building California's Future"

Michael B. Van Daele, Van Daele Homes Group of Companies

5:30 to 7:00 p.m., CE-CERT Building (1084 Columbia Ave., Riverside, CA 92507)

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 | SPP Seminar by Treasurer John Chiang

John Chiang, California State Treasurer

4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Seminar & 5:30-6:00 p.m. Reception, Interdisciplinary South 1128

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 | Dinner with Alumni: Public Policy Professionals

Hosted by the UCR Student Alumni Association with support from the UCR School of Public Policy

6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Alumni & Visitors Center - Redmond Dining Room

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 | SPP Seminar: "Behavior, Energy, and Climate Change: Ethnographies of Energy as Policy Tools"

Susan Mazur-Stommen, Principal and Founder, Indicia Consulting

12:30 to 2:00 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 1109

Sunday, April 9 to Monday, April 10, 2017 | APPAM Conference

Hosted by the Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management and the UCR School of Public Policy

Highlander Union Building

Thursday, March 16, 2017 | SPP and Center for California Studies co-hosted Seminar: "Bipartisan Leadership in California"

Anthony Rendon, California Assembly Speaker and Chad Mayes, California Assembly Republican Leader

5:30 to 7:00 p.m., UCR Alumni & Visitors Center

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | CSSD Seminar: "Public Utilities: New Administration, Same Future?"

David H. Wright, General Manager, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

5:30 to 7:00 p.m., CE-CERT Building, 1084 Columbia Avenue, Riverside, CA

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Winter 17 Finals Prep: Open House

The SPP Student Ambassadors invite you to visit the School of Public Policy and prepare for finals week. Attendees will receive a free scantron and other resources for finals week. Limited resources, first come first serve.

11:00 to 3:00 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 4120

Thursday, March 2, 2017 | SPP Seminar: "The Water/Energy/Communications Nexus; Broadband Internet for Managing Water, Energy, and Community Needs"

Catherine Sandoval, Associate Professor, Santa Clara University School of Law

12:30 to 2:00 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 1109

Thursday, February 23, 2017 | Solar Conference

Solar Energy Directions for Inland Southern California: "Where is it going?"

Bourns Technology Center, 1200 Columbia Ave., Riverside, Ca 92507

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | California Budget Perspective: What's at Stake in State and Federal Budget Proposals?

Co-hosted by the UCR School of Public Policy and the California Budget & Policy Center

2:00 to 3:30 p.m., Highlander Union Building 269

Friday, February 17, 2017 | SPP Seminar: Metrics for Latino Wellness Management in an Increasingly Racially Ambiguous Population Lecture & Book Signing

David E. Hayes-Bautista, Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for the Study of Latino Health & culture, UCLA

4:00 to 5:30 p.m., Highlander Union Building 355

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 | SPP Seminar: Joseph N. Sanberg

Co-Founder and Chair of the Board of Advisors for Aspiration

12:30 to 2:00 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 1113

Monday, February 13, 2017 | "Conversation on the Immigration Ban"

Co-Sponsored by: Middle East and Islamic Studies; Middle Eastern Student Center; Center for Ideas and Society; Holstein Chair of Religious Studies; Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies; English Department; Global Studies; Southeast Asia: Text, Ritual, and Performance (SEATRIP); Theather, Film, and Digital Production; Peace and Conflict Studies; Media and Cultural Studies; Immigration Research Group; School of Public Policy

2:10 to 6:00 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 1113

Monday, February 13, 2017 | "Why Does a Government of the Rich Redistribute to the Poor?"

Martin Gilens, Proffesor of Politics, Princeton University, co-sponsored by the Department of Political Science & Blum Initiative

3:10 to 4:30 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 1109

Thursday, February 9, 2017 | Blum & Presley Center Symposium: Homelessness, Crime, and Public Policy

Co-sponsored by the Blum Initiative and Presley Center for Crime and Justice Studies

12:00 to 5:00 p.m., UCR Alumni & Visitors Center

Thursday, February 2, 2017 | SPP Seminar: "California’s Tax System: Time to Rebalance the Portfolio?"

Mark Ibele, Staff Director, California State Senate Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review

12:30 to 2:00 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 1109

Thursday, January 12, 2017 | Book Talk by Ariel Dinar: "International Water Scarcity and Variability: Managing Resource Use Across Political Boundaries"

Professor of Environmental Economics and Policy, UCR School of Public Policy

4:00 to 5:30 p.m., College Building South 114

Thursday, January 12, 2017 | SPP Seminar: Joe Dunn-CANCELLED

Former California State Senator

Friday, November 18, 2016 | SPP Seminar: Bing Zhang

Nanjing University

12:30 to 2:00 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 1113

Thursday, November 17, 2016 | "CSSD Seminar: Mike Esparza"

Retired Interfirm Chief, City of Riverside Fire Department

5:30 p.m., CE-CERT Building 1084 Columbia Ave. Riverside, CA 92507

Thursday, November 17, 2016 | "Career Information Series: Private Sector Careers"

Join us for casual conversations with established professionals and learn about their own experiences, insider tips, and how to jumpstart your career!

12:10 to 1:00 p.m., Watkins 2145 (Jenkin Library)

Thursday, November 10, 2016 | "Career Information Series: International Careers"

Join us for casual conversations with established professionals and learn about their own experiences, insider tips, and how to jumpstart your career!

12:10 to 1:00 p.m., Watkins 2145 (Jenkin Library)

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 | CSSD Seminar: Paul Pierson

Author of "American Amnesia: How the War on Government Led Us to Forget What Made America Prosper"

5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Location TBD

Monday, November 7, 2016 | Conference: "Disasters, Extreme Events, Trauma and Resilience: Researchers and Responders Working Together"

Co-hosted by the UCR Blum Initiative on Global and Regional Poverty; Center for Ideas and Society; College of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences; and School of Public Policy

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Highlander Union Building TBD

Thursday, November 3, 2016 | "Career Information Series: Careers with the Federal Government"

Join us for casual conversations with established professionals and learn about their own experiences, insider tips, and how to jumpstart your career!

12:10 to 1:00 p.m., Watkins 2145 (Jenkin Library)

Thursday, October 27, 2016 | "Career Information Series: Careers with the State and Local Government"

Join us for casual conversations with established professionals and learn about their own experiences, insider tips, and how to jumpstart your career!

12:10 to 1:00 p.m., Watkins 2145 (Jenkin Library)

Thursday, October 27, 2016 | CSSD Seminar: Barry Wallerstein

Former Executive Officer, South Coast Air Quality Management District

5:30-7:30 p.m., CE-CERT Building, 1084 Columbia Ave

Monday, October 24, 2016 | Presley Center Seminar: "Empirical Analysis and the Fate of Capital Punishment"

John J. Donohue, Stanford Law School and NBER

2:10-3:30 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 1113

Friday, October 21, 2016 | SPP Seminar: "Making Public Policy: In the Trenches of Local and State Government"

Eduardo Garcia, California State Assemblymember (D-Coachella)

5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Interdisciplinary South 1128

Reception to follow

Thursday, October 20, 2016 | "Career Information Series: Fellowships"

Join us for casual conversations with established professionals and learn about their own experiences, insider tips, and how to jumpstart your career!

12:10 to 1:00 p.m., Watkins 2145 (Jenkin Library)

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 | "Evidence of Neighborhood Effects from Moving to Opportunity: LATEs of Neighborhood Quality"

Dionissi Aliprantis, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, as part of the Applied Economics Workshop in the Department of Economics

4:10 to 5:30 p.m., Sproul 2206

Thursday, October 6, 2016 | "Transnational Policies, Human Trafficking, Migration and Sex Work"

Sponsored by the UCR Blum Initiative on Global and Regional Poverty and the Departments of Gender & Sexuality Studies and Ethnic Studies; co-sponsored by Center for Ideas and Society and the Departments of Hispanic Studies, History, and Media & Cultural Studies

9:40 to 11:00 a.m., Interdisciplinary South 1113

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 | "Who Speaks for California? Political Participation, Youth Engagement, and Racial Disparities"

Presented by the Public Policy Institute of California and UCR School of Public Policy, with support from The California Endowment

5:30 to 7:00 p.m. (Seminar), 7:00 to 7:30 p.m. (Reception), Interdisciplinary South 1113

September 28, 2016 | SPP Seminar: "From Gold to Silicon: What's Next? The Past, Present, and Future of California's Economy"

Betty Yee, California Controller

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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Contact Information

School of Public Policy
Anil B. Deolalikar
Founding Dean
Professor of Economics

Student Affairs
Tel: (951) 827-2334
E-mail: jolene.sedita@ucr.edu

Dean’s Office
4133 CHASS Interdisciplinary South
Tel: (951) 827-5564
E-mail: spp-dean@ucr.edu

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