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Tickets are free but limited - online reservations are required.
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All events take place at 7 p.m. at the Beckman Center in Irvine, CA.
The Distinctive Voices Lecure Series will be dark during the summer months and programs will resume in the Fall. Confirmed events are listed below. More events will be added as they are confirmed.
Chris Lowe, Director of the California State University, Long Beach Shark Lab
Topic: Increase of Shark Population off the Southern California Coast
James Randerson, Chancellor’s Professor of Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine
Topic: Wildfires and Climate Change
Katalin Gothard, M.D., Ph. D., University of Arizona
Topic: Neural basis of emotion and social behavior
Topic: Deep Blue Sea
Andrew Whiten, University of St. Andrews
Topic: Evolution, social learning, traditions and culture
Thomas Hull, Western New England University
Origami: Mathematics in Crease