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In Celebration of Toni Morrison: Reflecting on a Legend with San Diego Scholars
Oct 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

In Celebration of Toni Morrison: Reflecting on a Legend with San Diego Scholars

Join us for a panel of scholars who will read from Toni Morrisons works and reflect on her impact.

In Celebration of Toni Morrison: Reflecting on a Legend with San Diego Scholars
Oct 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

In Celebration of Toni Morrison: Reflecting on a Legend with San Diego Scholars

To commemorate the extraordinary legacy of late author Toni Morrison, the Library will host a panel of scholars who will read from Toni Morrison’s works and reflect on her impact in the Seuss Room at the UC San Diego Library from 12 - 2 p.m.

Zac Monday: A Ways Away
Oct 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Zac Monday: A Ways Away

Zac Monday’s crochet costumes and drawings are animated through performance experiences that are intended to direct how both the viewer and the maker interact. Monday complete his MFA from UCSD in 2010. View more dates and times »

Science in Society: Conscience
Oct 29, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Science in Society: Conscience

Join us for an evening with Dr. Patricia Churchland (UC San Diego), author of Conscience, and Dr. Read Montague (Virginia Tech). Explore the roots of our moral beliefs at this conversational gathering on Conscience. Space is limited!

Machine Learning Workshop
Oct 29, 2019–Oct 30, 2019 at 8:30 am

Machine Learning Workshop

Data analysts and technology practitioners, data scientists, IT and BI professionals, software engineers, data engineers, analytics project leaders, scientists, engineers, and managers: Learn how to use data to make actionable data driven decisions!

Tracking the Transformation: AMLO’s Vision, Achievements and Challenges
Oct 30, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Tracking the Transformation: AMLO’s Vision, Achievements and Challenges

Please join us for a conversation with political analyst John Ackerman, who will discuss the meaning of President López Obrador’s “Fourth Transformation of Mexico” and underscore the importance of tackling corruption, violence and poverty in Mexico.

Diedrick Brackens Guest Lecture
Oct 30, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Diedrick Brackens Guest Lecture

Brackens uses calculated woven algorithms that stem from the cultural histories of African, American, and European textiles to generate his intricate tapestries, seeking to highlight the complexities of African-American identity.

Effective Business Writing
Nov 1, 2019 at 8:30 am

Effective Business Writing

Intended for: individuals who want their business communication to reflect confidence and professionalism

Theo Croker
Nov 1, 2019 at 8:00 pm

Theo Croker

Trumpeter/composer Theo Croker, is hailed as one the great promises of Black American Music. Well-versed in the swing, bop, and modal styles of acoustic jazz, Croker’s own music reveals a love of organic funk, soul, and groove-oriented hip-hop.

Focus on Health Seminar: The Future of Lung Cancer Therapy
Nov 2, 2019 at 9:00 am

Focus on Health Seminar: The Future of Lung Cancer Therapy

Join us during Lung Cancer Awareness Month for a free half-day seminar with UC San Diego Health lung cancer experts. Lyudmila Bazhenova, MD, and colleagues will discuss advances in lung cancer.

UC San Diego Presents Designing for Community: Dog Parks and Public Space
Nov 3, 2019 at 3:00 pm

UC San Diego Presents Designing for Community: Dog Parks and Public Space

A discussion about urban design with a special focus on the dog park/dog run as a mixer for human and canine interaction.

Defining the Great Global Decoupling
Nov 4, 2019 at 12:30 pm

Defining the Great Global Decoupling

In the Eighth Robert F. Ellsworth Memorial Lecture, former Prime Minister of Australia Kevin Rudd explains the arguments by American and Chinese hawks in this current dynamic and where they may take U.S.-China relations.

Ethics In Action
Nov 4, 2019 at 3:00 pm

Ethics In Action

How to hold on to your integrity in high-stakes situations; A conversation with Vice Admiral Bruce McDonald

North Korea—Institution, Competitiveness and Human Capital
Nov 4, 2019 at 4:00 pm

North Korea—Institution, Competitiveness and Human Capital

In this presentation, Jungmin Lee a professor of economics at Seoul National University introduces a series of research works on North Korea he has done with his collaborators since 2011.

A Human Resource Manual For Foreign Fighters In Syria
Nov 4, 2019 at 4:00 pm

A Human Resource Manual For Foreign Fighters In Syria

Harvard research fellow, Vera Mironova, will be exploring the policies and roles of enlisted foreign troops in the Syrian war.

Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series
Nov 4, 2019 at 4:30 pm

Biomedical Ethics Seminar Series

End of Life Liberty: Empowering Dying Patients with Choices with Kathryn L. Tucker, JD.

Malik Gaines & Alexandro Segade Guest Lecture
Nov 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Malik Gaines & Alexandro Segade Guest Lecture

With longtime collaborator Jade Gordon, Gaines & Segade form the collective My Barbarian, which has shown performances, videos, and installations in museums, galleries, theaters, festivals, music venues and public spaces since 2000.

The Joy of Search: Discussion and Book Signing with Dan Russell
Nov 5, 2019 at 5:00 pm

The Joy of Search: Discussion and Book Signing with Dan Russell

Join us for a conversation with Dan Russell, Google’s Űber Tech Lead for Search Quality and User Happiness, as he discusses how to be great online researchers on Tuesday, November 5 from 5 - 6:30 p.m. in the Seuss Room at the UC San Diego Library.

Rodney McMillian Guest Lecture
Nov 5, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Rodney McMillian Guest Lecture

McMillian’s painting, sculpture, video, and performance address the African-American experience while examining race, gender, and class in a broader political context. He often appropriates discarded, post-consumer materials into his work.

Dengue Fever
Nov 5, 2019 at 8:00 pm

Dengue Fever

Dengue Fever are recognized for their trademark blend of 1960s Cambodian pop and psychedelic rock. Their music is a cross-pollination of Khmer rock, garage rock, psychedelic rock, and the British Invasion sound.

Toddler Time: Seed & Song Yoga at Birch Aquarium
Nov 6, 2019 at 10:00 am

Toddler Time: Seed & Song Yoga at Birch Aquarium

From storytime and live music, to art activities or animal interactions, Toddler Time is a fun and engaging event for our littlest guests ages 5 and under and an accompanying adult. Every other Wednesday, included with aquarium admission.