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Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Wednesday, July 20 program on “The Futures of Banning Ranch” has been postponed. We are sorry for this inconvenience. We will contact you with a new date once the program is rescheduled.
The Thursday, July 21 program on California Coastal Resiliency: Communities in Action is taking place as scheduled.
Simon Cole, Director of the Newkirk Center for Science and Society, contributed to educational modules recently released by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.
The purpose of the modules is to help students in professional schools – law, public policy, medicine, journalism, and business – understand science and its role in decision making.
On May 12, 2016, the Newkirk Center for Science and Society presented an event entitled, How the Sony Walkman changed the world: A conversation about music, technology and public space. This event featured Rebecca Tuhus-Dubrow, UCI writer-in-residence, in discussion with Lucas Hilderbrand, UCI Film and Media Studies. The conversation was based on Rebecca’s forthcoming book about the Walkman.