5th Annual La Kretz Public Lecture by Professor Daniel Simberloff, Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville presented May 4, 2014 at the UCLA La Kretz Center for for California Conservation Science
An Oppenheim Lecture with Lisa Jackson, Vice President, Environmental Initiatives, Apple and Former Administrator, U.S. EPA
Yoram Cohen, professor at the School of Engineering and IoES, was interviewed by KCBS-Channel 2 and KCAL-Channel 9 about efforts to create viable large-scale desalination plants in California.
Featuring Department of Environmental Health Sciences Chair and IoES Professor Dr. Richard Jackson.
Stephanie Pincetl, Ph.D., Director of the Center for Sustainable Communities at UCLA’s Institute of Environment and Sustainability, speaks about her continued work to map the different organizations and entities that control water in Los Angeles.
“Thriving in a Hotter Los Angeles” is the inaugural project.
Watch Professor Jon. E. Keeley give a short introduction to his Oppenheim Lecture, held November 4, 2009.
Highlights of the Oppenheim Lecture by Alex Hall, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences & Institute of the Environment and Sustainability.
In this Oppenheim Lecture, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences and IoES Professor Alex Hall presents the results of his cutting-edge study on the impacts of climate change in Southern California.
California Center for Sustainable Communities at UCLA Director Stephanie Pincetl and IoES Associate Director Mark Gold are featured in an NBC Learn video about Southern California’s water resources.
In this video presentation, Professor Girardet discusses if creating sustainable cities is a realistic goal.
Watch the 4th Annual Public Lecture sponsored by the UCLA La Kretz Center for California Conservation Science at King Gillette Ranch in Malibu, California on April 7, 2013.
Former Vice President and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Al Gore evokes President John F. Kennedy’s legendary address on the importance of space exploration and declares the climate change crisis as the next great challenge.
Mr. Vice President Gore concludes his speech by stressing that change can occur and it is possible to overcome environmental challenges.
Red carpet interviews by maximotv.com.
Projects in IoES/Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences/Earth and Space Sciences Assistant Professor Aradhna Tripati’s undergraduate course won science communication film festival awards.
Please watch this short video of Peter Karieva, Chief Scientist, The Nature Conservancy filmed at UCLA before he gave an Oppenheim lecture February 2013.
UCLA staff and faculty members choose healthy and sustainable transportation options for their commutes to campus.