Events

  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Seminar

    “Social Networks: Linking Form with Function in Animal Societies” presented by Dan Rubenstein Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University

    April 15, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    2320 Life Sciences Building

  • Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Seminar

    ​“The Fate of the Terrestrial Biosphere Under Climate Change” presented by Dr. Josh Fisher, Water & Carbon Cycles Group, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology

    April 16, 2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

    MSB 7124

  • Documentary Screening: "Cadillac Desert"

    With Paula Daniels, J.D., former Board member of the California Bay-Delta Authority

    April 16, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM

    La Kretz Hall, Room 110

  • Center for Tropical Research Seminar

    "Balancing Conservation & Development: Lessons from Kenya's Savannas" presented by Daniel Rubenstein Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University

    April 17, 2014 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    La Kretz Hall, Suite 300

  • Social Innovation Week

    April 21-24, 2014

  • Mathematics of Politics

    The Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM) will sponsor a two-day workshop on April 22-23, 2014.

  • Thriving in a Hotter L.A.: Turning Los Angeles into a Global Model for Urban Sustainability

    A Women & Philanthropy event in partnership with the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

    April 22, 2014 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    De Neve Plaza Room A/B

  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Seminar

    “Myco-fluidics: Mushroom winds and commuting on fungal freeways” presented by Marcus Roper Department of Mathematics, UCLA

    April 23, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    2320 Life Sciences Building

  • TBD: Erin Boydston

    Dr. Erin Boydston, USGS

    April 23, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM

    La Kretz Hall, Room 110

  • The Science of Sushi

    A 2014 Science & Food Public Lecture Series Event.

    April 23, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    Schoenberg Hall, UCLA

  • Justice Fusion: Creative Expression for Socio-Enviro Equity

    Sponsored by the UCLA Environmental Justice Initiative, this event explores the intersection between race, class, gender, and environmental issues using creative expression.

    April 24, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    3rd floor commons & patio

  • 6th Annual Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase

    Los Angeles area residents, gardening friends, and sustainability enthusiasts are invited to participate in this free event.

    April 26, 2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    Multiple locations

  • Los Angeles Regional Collaborative 3rd Month Forum

    Envisioning the Future: Cities & Adaptation to Climate Change

    April 29, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

    Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

  • Diplomacy of Knowledge: Innovation Exchange Across Borders

    The Governor General of Canada, His Excellency David Johnston, looks forward to talking with UCLA students, faculty and administrators about how Canada and the United States can work together to build a fertile innovation ecosystem that promotes the “Diplomacy of Knowledge” and the value of working across disciplines and across borders.

    April 29, 2014 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

    CNSI Auditorium

  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Seminar

    "Genomic dissection of Haldane's Rule in mammalian interspecies hybrids” presented by Bill Murphy, Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences, Texas A&M University

    April 30, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    2320 Life Sciences Building

  • TBD: Rey Gonzales

    Rey Gonzales, Project Environmental Coordinator, Southern California Edison

    April 30, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM

    La Kretz Hall, Room 110

  • Challenges to Conserving the Congo Basin Rainforest: Climate Change and the Second Scramble for Africa

    An Oppenheim Lecture featuring Dr. Thomas B. Smith Director, Professor and Director, Center for Tropical Research, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability and Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

    April 30, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

    Lenart Auditorium, Fowler Museum at UCLA

  • 5th Annual La Kretz Public Lecture

    "Biological invasions: What's new, and why the controversy", by Professor Daniel Simberloff, Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville

    May 4, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas

  • Dare to be Trivial

    Presented by Dr. Anthony Michaels, Managing Director, Proteus Environmental Technologies

    May 5, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    La Kretz Hall, Suite 300

Stay Connected

Please sign up for invitations to IoES events by emailing events@ioes.ucla.edu

Each year the IoES hosts or co-sponsors close to 100 events on- and off-campus. Seminars, conferences, and documentary screenings allow us to bring in experts and engage with the community on critical environment and sustainability issues.