University of California, Riverside

School of Public Policy



Events


Past Events (2018-2019)

Events (2018-2019)

Thursday, December 6, 2018 | Public Service Career Fair

The free Public Service Career Fair had representatives and recruiters from local, state, and federal government agencies and post-graduate fellowship programs.

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

Thursday, November 29, 2018 | 2018 Midterms: What Did Science Win and Lose at the Ballot Box?

Susan Hackwood and Doug Brown discussed the 2018 midterm election's effects on federal science policy.

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m., INTS 1113

Thursday, November 15, 2018 | Community Choice Energy: A Local Government Program Transforming the Purchase of Electricity in California to Combat Climate Change

Greg Stepanicich presented about the Community Choice Energy programs in California which help increase the renewable and carbon free electricity.

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m., INTS 1113

Thursday, November 15, 2018 | The Digital Non-Profit Newsroom. Is this the Future of California Journalism?

Norberto Santana Jr., Publisher of Voice of OC, spoke about "New Journalism."

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

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 | China's Water Issues in a New Era: Challenges and Policy Directions

Fullbright Fellow and Professor Dajun Shen shared his research on water resources and China's water sector reforms.

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., INTS 1113

Thursday, November 8, 2018 | How to Wrestle an 800-pound Gorilla: Electric Utilities in the Era of Solar

Founder of Renova Energy, Vincent Battaglia, shared his knowledge on clean renewable energy.

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., INTS 1113

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 | Demonstrations Gone Wrong?: Lessons from Charlottesville and New York

Professor of Criminal Justice at the City University of New York, Candace McCoy, led a public conversation about how demonstrations have gone violent.

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., INTS 1113

Monday, November 5, 2018 | Does It Take a Riot?

Professor of Criminal Justice at the City University of New York, Candace McCoy, led a public conversation about modern day riots.

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., INTS 1113

Saturday, November 3, 2018 | Graduate Open House

UCR Graduate Open House was dedicated to prospective graduate students who wanted to meet graduate students, advisors, and faculty.

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., UCR Main Campus

Friday, October 26, 2018 | Persist 2018

The Persist Confernce is dedicated to women's political engagement with a day of panels, workshops, and networking.

9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., HUB 302

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 | Catalyzing Advocacy in Science & Engineering Workshop

With American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the University of California Advocacy Network (UCAN), students learned more about science policy and advocacy.

5:30 p.m., CE-CERT Building

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 | The 2018 Midterm Elections: What's on the Horizon for California?

Los Angeles Times Scaramento Bureau Chief John Myer discussed the midterm eletions and possible consequences of these contest in his CSSD Seminar, which is part of the Randall Lewis Seminar Series.

10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., HUB 355

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 | Water Bankruptcy & Politics in Iran

Kaveh Madani discussed the major drivers of Iran’s water problems and shares his observations during his service as the Deputy Vice President of a country that is under strong external and internal pressure

12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m., Orbach Library 240

Monday, October 15, 2018 | Inland Empire Poverty Summit

The Inland Empire Poverty Summit was dedicated to a discussion about poverty.

10:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., UCR Alumni & Visitors Center

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 | R'Water Collaborative Workshop

The R'Water Collaborative Workshop encouraged a discussion among faculty members in Engineering, Agriculture, Natural and Social Sciences, Public Health, Economics and Policy, and the Humanities about water research.

9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., INTS 1109

Friday, September 28, 2018 | APPAM Public Policy Camp

The 2018 Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management Public Policy Camp is an initiative to introduce the field of public policy to a group of students who might not otherwise be familiar with it.

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., HUB 302

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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

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Tel: (951) 827-5564
E-mail: spp-dean@ucr.edu

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