CUC Schedule of Events

2017 - 2018 Schedule of Events

CUC Fall Kickoff Reception - Monday, October 9th

Honoring Dr. Lulamae Clemons, Senator Richard Roth, and Danielle Hamilton


2017-2018 CUC Breakfast Meeting Schedule

Wednesday, October 25, 2017                
"Can Spinach Really Detect Explosives, And Then Send You an Alert Email?
With Dr. Juan Pablo Giraldo, Assistant Professor of Plant Physiology
Sponsored by Brian and Vickie Hawley
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
"Old Dogs Can Learn New Tricks - The Secret to Lifelong Learning"
With Dr. Rachel Wu, Assistant Professor of Psychology

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
"Will Climate Change Bring MORE Rain to California?"
With Dr. Robert Allen, Assistant Professor of Climatology
Sponsored by Riverside Public Utilities

 Wednesday, February 28, 2018
"The American Experience in 737 Novels"
With Susan Straight, Distinguished Professor of Creative Writing
and Christian Harder of ESRI
Sponsored by UCR Extension

 Wednesday, March 28, 2018
"The Waiting Game: To Worry or Not to Worry"
With Dr. Kate Sweeny, Associate Professor of Psychology

 Wednesday, April 25, 2018
"Keeping Our Food Supply Safe From Contamination"
With Sharon Walker, Interim Dean, Bourns College of Engineering
and the John Babbage Chair in Environmental Engineering
Sponsored by Babcock Laboratories, Inc

 Wednesday, May 23, 2018
"Can We Teach Children to Differentiate Between Real and Fake News?"
With Joseph Kahne, Professor, UCR Graduate School of Education
Sponsored by Quality Printing

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
"The State of the Campus"
With Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox
Sponsored by Altura Credit Union

 The CUC Breakfast meetings are held at the UCR Alumni and Visitor Center

3701 Canyon Crest Drive

7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.   (Breakfast Buffet open at 7:15 a.m.)
Breakfast costs are $18.00 per person for CUC members,

$22 per person for non-members.


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