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Dov Samet (Tel Aviv University)

Oct 17, 2017 from 02:10 PM to 03:30 PM 2203 Social Science and Humanities Andrews Conference Room,

"Desirability"

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Frequency Effects in Syntactic Variation

Frequency Effects in Syntactic Variation

Oct 17, 2017 from 03:10 PM to 04:00 PM Voorhies 228,

Presented by Bob Bayley, professor of linguistics. Hosted by the Cluster on Language Research.

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Omer Tamuz (Caltech)

Oct 17, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 2203 Social Science and Humanities Andrews Conference Room,

"Group Think And The Failure Of Information Aggregation In Large Groups"

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Ask a Historian: Confederate Statues, Neo-Nazis, and More

Ask a Historian: Confederate Statues, Neo-Nazis, and More

Oct 18, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM Student Community Center, Multipurpose Room,

A free forum, open to all, hosted by the Department of History.

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Ask a Historian

Ask a Historian

Oct 18, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM Student Community Center, Multipurpose Room,

A campus forum on topical national issues

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Confucius and the Confederacy: What Early China Can Teach Us About the Ethics of Memorials

Confucius and the Confederacy: What Early China Can Teach Us About the Ethics of Memorials

Oct 18, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Sproul Hall 912,

Presented by Thorian Harris, lecturer in religious studies. Hosted by Religious Studies.

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Data Farming: Seeding a 'Data Revolution' in African Agriculture

Data Farming: Seeding a 'Data Revolution' in African Agriculture

Oct 18, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Voorhies 126,

Presented by Zenia Kish of Stanford University. Hosted by the Mellon Research Initiative in Racial Capitalism.

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Disruptive Energy Futures

Disruptive Energy Futures

Oct 18, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM Kalmanowitz Appellate Courtroom, UC Davis School of Law,

Presented by Cofounder and Chief Scientist of the Rocky Mountain Institute, Amory Lovins, named one of the world’s 100 most influential people by Time. Hosted by the Energy Efficiency Center.

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Plants that Purify: The Natural and Supernatural History of Smudging

Plants that Purify: The Natural and Supernatural History of Smudging

Oct 18, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM L.J. Andrews Conference Room (2203 SS&H),

Environments & Societies Colloquium Series, featuring Rosalyn LaPier, associate professor of environmental studies at the University of Montana.

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Assaf Razin (Tel Aviv University)

Oct 18, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,

"Israel’s Immigration Story: Globalization"

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Dan Kaffine (University of Colorado Boulder)

Oct 18, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ARE Library,

"Good Neighbors? Microclimate Effects of Wind Farms on Local Crop Yields"

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Virtual Intergroup Contact: How Avatar Customization and Social Identity Cues Influence Social Distance Toward Latinos.

Oct 19, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Kerr Hall 386,

Presenters: Salvador Alvídrez & Jorge Peña

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Intergenerational Mobility Across Three Continents: Were the Americas Exceptional?

Intergenerational Mobility Across Three Continents: Were the Americas Exceptional?

Oct 19, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM Andrews Conference Room, 2203 SS&H,

ISS/HIA Noon Lecture presented by Santiago Pérez, assistant professor of economics at UC Davis.

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Alysha Hall (UC Davis)

Oct 19, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,

- Developmental Brown Bag Series

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Forum on Network Structure and Fairness ()

Oct 19, 2017 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,

- Quantitative Brown Bag Series

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A Theology of Malcolm X: Protest, Prayer, and the Stranger

A Theology of Malcolm X: Protest, Prayer, and the Stranger

Oct 19, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM Wright Hall,

 

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Public Lecture: A Theology of Malcolm X: Protest Prayer, and the Stranger by Martin Nguyen

Public Lecture: A Theology of Malcolm X: Protest Prayer, and the Stranger by Martin Nguyen

Oct 19, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM Wright Hall, Main Theatre,

Martin Nguyen, Associate Professor of Islamic Studies at Fairfield University delivers a public lecture: A Theology of Malcolm X: Protest Prayer, and the Stranger.

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Human Rights Film Festival

Human Rights Film Festival

from 10-19-2017 06:10 PM to 10-22-2017 04:10 PM Various,

In partnership with Human Rights Watch (HRW), DHI will bring a selection of films to Davis and Sacramento for a four-day festival that culminates with a talk with one of the filmmakers.

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Unstable and Unpredictable Work Schedules in Retail: Company Practices, Worker Wellbeing, and Policy Response

Unstable and Unpredictable Work Schedules in Retail: Company Practices, Worker Wellbeing, and Policy Response

Oct 20, 2017 from 03:10 PM to 04:30 PM Andrews Conference Room, 2203 SS&H,

Presented by Daniel Schneider, assistant professor of sociology at UC Berkeley. Hosted by the Center for Poverty Research.

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Bruno Ferman (Sao Paulo School of Economics)

Oct 23, 2017 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,

"Inference in Differences-in-Differences with Few Treated Groups and Heteroskedasticity"

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