5/13/15 - Cesar Chavez Convocation 7 pm tonight at UCSC


Daniel “Nane” Alejandrez, founder and executive director of Barrios Unidos, a community-based organization dedicated to prevent, treat, and eliminate youth gang violence, is the keynote speaker for the 12th annual Cesar Chavez convocation at UC Santa Cruz. 

The convocation is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 12, at the College Nine/Ten Multi-purpose Room on the UC Santa Cruz campus. (Doors open at 6:30 p.m.) It is free and the public is invited.

5/11/15 - "Equity Summit 2015: Make Regional Equity a Reality" Webinar May 28, 2015, 11am-12pm PDT


Free webinar: Equity Summit 2015: Make Regional Equity a Reality

Thursday, May 28, 2015
11 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PDT / 2 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EDT

4/30/15 - Heidi Ballard to speak at UC Davis May 5th as part of the 2015 Geography Graduate Group Spring Speaker Series


CCREC Governance Council member and Fellow Heidi Ballard will be speaking at UC Davis on May 5th, 4:10-5:30 pm, as part of the UC Davis Geography Graduate Group Speaker Series. Location: 166 Hunt Hall.

More information here.

4/29/15 - $5 screening of Wounded Places in Oakland TONIGHT: Wednesday, April 29th at 6:30 pm


Most American children haven't seen combat or survived natural disasters. So why are so many of them showing symptoms similar to PTSD? Imagine if our schools, health systems, local government, the media, family services, and police started asking not "What's wrong WITH you?" but rather "What wrong has happened to you?" and how our children and communities can be supported in healing?

4/22/15 - Claim Your Superpower: Meeting the Moment for a Winning Food Movement, Thurs, April 23rd, 5-6:30 pm, UC Davis


UC Davis' Agricultural Sustainability Institute presents the Eric Bradford and Charlie Rominger Agricultural Sustainability Leadership Award Ceremony and keynote Claim Your Superpower: Meeting the Moment for a Winning Food Movement, Thursday, April 23, 5 - 6:30 PM, UC Davis Multipurpose Room.