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Celebrating the Cal Forestry Centennial: 1914 – 2014 

ESPM Events are open to the general public. (Please note that some of the events below may be sponsored by other departments.)

Monday, April 21, 2014

Earth Week 2014

Please join the UC Berkeley community in celebrating UC Berkeley’s Earth Week 2014 by participating in the 30+ incredible events that will be held from Monday, April 21st- Sunday, April 27th, 2014. Full calendar of events can be found at Please be sure to check calendar for exact time and location of each event.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Dominique Loque Seminar: "Use of Synthetic Biology to Improve Bioenergy Crops"

"Local Talent" Special Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

MVZ Seminar: Patrik Nosil, "Genome architecture and the dynamics of speciation"

MVZ Lunch is a graduate level seminar series based on current and recent vertebrate research. Professors, graduate students, staff and visiting researchers present on current and past research projects.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Food Chain Restoration: Recovering Monarch and Bee Populations in the Face of Climate Change and Herbicides

Because of dramatic declines in monarch butterfly, honey bee and bumblebee populations in North America, some ecologists and farmers are concerned that the risk of "food web collapse" is becoming more probable in insect-pollinated fruit, vegetable and forage crops in North America. To achieve "food chain restoration" of sufficient magnitude to avert the "extinction of ecological relationships"...

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

11th Annual Sustainability Summit: Saru Jayaraman on Food Justice

Program Outline 2:30-3:30 Poster Session; Food and Drink 3:30-4:00 Video Welcome by Chancellor Nicholas Dirks Remarks, Awards, and Recognitions by Dean Jennifer Wolch 4:00-5:00 "Food Justice" by Saru Jayaraman Saru Jayaraman is a Berkeley Food Institute Visiting Scholar and the co-founder and co-director of Restaurant Opportunities Centers United. She was recently...