Final three Provost's Forums on the Public University and the Social Good (April 17, May 8, and June 5).
The next event will feature Professor Carlos H. de Brito Cruz, from the State University of Campinas and the São Paulo Research Foundation, who will speak on "Challenges and Opportunities for Public Research Universities in Brazil" (April 17 at 3 p.m. in the Student Community Center). For details and supplementary materials, visit
The Provost's Forums lecture series was established this year to make a significant contribution to our campus dialogue on a vital issue: what public universities should and can be in the 21st century.
For more information on The Provost's Forums on the Public University and the Social Good, including a calendar of all of this year's events, visit http://provost.ucdavis.edu/initiatives-and-activities/activities/future/index.html. For details and supplementary materials for upcoming Provost's Forums, visit http://provost.ucdavis.edu/initiatives-and-activities/activities/future/upcoming-events.html.
To view videos of past Provost's Forums, visit http://provost.ucdavis.edu/initiatives-and-activities/activities/future/past-events.html.
Join DataCenter for a critical dialogue on community-driven research as a path towards self-determination and justice, particularly in indigenous communities and communities of color. Decolonizing Knowledge will recognize two signature moments in the struggle towards Indigenous and Research Justice -- the 2nd edition release of Linda Smith's seminal work, Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples, and DataCenter's 35th anniversary.
Who: Linda Tuhiwai Smith, Pro-Vice Chancellor Maori at University of Waikato
Michelle Fine, Professor at CUNY and Public Science Project
with Andrew Jolivette, Associate Professor and Chair American Indian Studies, San Francisco State University, as moderator
When: 6pm - 8:30pm, Friday, April 26th, 2013,
Where: First Congregational Church in Oakland, 2501 Harrison St Oakland, CA 94612
Sponsored by Public Science Project, URBAN at MIT, the Action Research Interest Group of the American Educational Research Association (AERA), and DataCenter. Co-sponsored by the Joseph A. Myers Center for Research on Native American Issues
For more information, call the DataCenter at (510) 835-4692 or email firstname.lastname@example.org