CUC Schedule of Events

2015 - 2016 Schedule

CUC Fall Kickoff Reception - September 30, 2015

 CUC Breakfast Meetings

Wednesday, October 28, 2015                 
"From Acorns to Warehouses: A Look at the Inland Empire through the ages"
With Dr. Thomas Patterson, Distinguished Professor of Anthropology
 Wednesday, November 18, 2015
"Incest, Murder, and Escape:  The Survival and Spirit of Willie Boy, 1909"
With Dr. Clifford Trafzer, Distinguished Professor of History & Costo Chair of American Indian Affairs

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
"Zzzz-zing Our Destiny:  How Sleep Impacts Our Memory"
With Dr. Sara Mednick, Assistant Professor of Psychology

 Wednesday, February 24, 2016
"How Do We Decide Who to Vote For?  When concerns About Terrorism and Elections Collide"
With Dr. Jennifer Merolla, Professor of Political Science
Speaker's CUC Powerpoint Presentation

 Wednesday, March 23, 2016
"Play the LA River Campaign; Lessons for the Santa Ana River"
With Dr. Catherine Gudis, Professor of History and Patricia Lock Dawson, RUSD Board member and who is spearheading the Santa Ana River Trail and Parkway Project.


Wednesday, April 27, 2016
"Playing with Fire in Southern California" With Dr. Rich Minnich, Professor of Earth Sciences


 Wednesday, May 25, 2016
"State of the Campus Address"
With Kim A. Wilcox, Chancellor

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
"Don't Get Soaked During a Drought"
With Ken Baerenklau,  Associate Provost and Professor of Environment Economics & Policy

 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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