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Presented by UCI Stem Cell Research Center, Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (ICTS) and Newkirk Center for Science and Society
Presented by the City of Newport Beach, in collaboration with UCI’s Newkirk Center for Science and Society, the UCI Oceans Initiative, and the Environmental Nature Center.
“Improving Water Quality in Greater Newport Harbor”
7:00 pm – 9 pm
Oasis Senior Center
801 Narcissus Ave, Corona Del Mar, CA 92625
Parking is available on site.
The event focuses on mitigating the negative impacts of pollution and trash from the headwaters that drain into the Harbor from the inland region and other challenges to water quality and resilience. The City of Newport Beach is inviting concerned citizens to begin a process of collaboration with Newport Beach City officials, ocean/water experts from UC Irvine, and environmentalists on long-term regional sustainable solutions.
A double book launch with Thomas S. Mullaney, author of The Chinese Typewriter, and Rebecca Tuhus-Dubrow, author of Personal Stereo. The launch will feature comments from anthropologist Tom Boellstorff & freelance writer Alexandra Pechman and will be moderated by UCI Chancellor’s Professor of History Jeffrey Wasserstrom. The discussion will be followed by a book signing.