Friday, March 2, 2018
Lecture | March 2 | 10-11:30 a.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Join UCBG's landscape horticulturist, Mathew McMillan for a talk on the history, advantages, and techniques to espalier and pollard trees.
$20 / $15 UCBG Member
Lecture | March 2 | 12-1 p.m. | 310 Jacobs Hall
Allison Arieff, editorial director of SPUR and contributing opinion writer for the New York Times, will speak on Solving All the Wrong Problems as part of the Jacobs Design Conversations series.
Beyond Insiders and Outsiders: Rethinking Nationalism and the Politics of Othering in the Modern Balkans
Lecture | March 2 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 270 Stephens Hall
During the nineteenth century, Serbian and Croatian national movements defined themselves against the specter of the Turk. Yet even as they explicitly named the Turks as sworn enemies, many Serbian-Croatian nationalists simultaneously described Bosnian Turks or Muslims as their brothers, pointing to their shared language, traditions, and ancestry. As one leading South Slavic nationalist... More >
Lecture | March 2 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library
Geoffrey Robinson, Professor of History, UCLA
Prof. Robinson will discuss his new book, which examines the shocking anti-leftist purge that gripped Indonesia in 196566, leaving some 500,000 people dead and more than one million others in detention. The book will be available for sale at the end of the lecture.
Lecture | March 2 | 4 p.m. | 502 Davis Hall
Jeff Morales, ITS Senior Fellow
Abstract: A combination of forces is affecting the development and delivery of infrastructure and transportation services and presenting the industry with new challenges. Forces such as politics, budgetary constraints, organizational and workforce issues, and technology continue to change and require innovative approaches and solutions. With a new and different level of engagement by the private... More >