Improving Water Quality in Greater Newport Harbor – 11/9/17

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

 

 

The event focused 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 invited 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.

EVENT AGENDA

SLIDES FROM PRESENTATIONS:

Water Quality/Coastal Tidelands Committee Goals

Proposed Waterwheel Trash Collection System for Lower San Diego Creek

County of Orange Ocean Water Protection Program

Newport Bay Water Quality Programs and Projects

UCI OCEANS


VIDEOS FROM THE EVENT:

Improving Water Quality and Coastal Care in Greater Newport Harbor
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoBJfKlBSo91ZH2vn3MJP1KZbWx2w876L

Improving Water Quality-Welcome
https://youtu.be/pyl0YldD9Vc

OC Water Quality Report–Monica Mazur
https://youtu.be/WfI6l6SiT3I

Current State of Greater Newport Harbor-Dave Webb
https://youtu.be/bs4NdSG00Js
Newport Beach Solutions to Water Quality Issues-Robert Stein
https://youtu.be/d4t5KWVY7-Y
Future Solutions for Water Quality-UCI Oceans
https://youtu.be/XVGPypG_hsU

Marvelous Machines: A Double Book Launch of “The Chinese Typewriter” & “Personal Stereo” – 11/6/17

Monday, November 6 
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
H
umanities Gateway 1030

 

 

 

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.

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Gateway Courses and Student Success – 10/23/2017

GATEWAY COURSES AND STUDENT SUCCESS:  FOUNDATIONAL ISSUES IN EDUCATIONAL EQUITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

October 23, 2017, 1:00 PM-6:00 PM
Mesa Court Community Center, UC Irvine
map and parking information

This conference looks at the difficult unsolved problem of improving undergraduate student performance in the large enrollment introductory classes which are literally gateways to majors and to upper division study.

It is free and open to members of the educational community and to the interested public as well as to college students.

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