Events for Spring Quarter

Prospects for Pakistan: Looking beyond 2014


Saturday, April 05, 2014
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
UCLA Broad Art Center

Ukraine in Crisis: Revolution and Russian Intervention

A panel discussion with Robert English, USC, Daniel Treisman, UCLA, and Edward Walker, UC Berkeley.

Monday, April 07, 2014
4:00 PM
UCLA Law School, Room 1420

The Bernard Brodie Distinguished Lecture On the Conditions of Peace with Governor Jon Huntsman, Jr.: "US-China Relations, Challenges and Opportunities"

Jon Huntsman, Jr., former Governor of Utah and former Ambassador to China and Singapore

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
UCLA Faculty Center, California Room

"Desert Dancer" - Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Starring Freida Pinto, Nazanin Boniadi, Reece Ritchie and Tom Cullen
Directed by Richard Raymond

Friday, April 25, 2014
6:30 PM
UCLA James Bridges Theater

Diplomacy of Knowledge: Innovation Exchange Across Borders

The Governor General of Canada, His Excellency David Johnston, looks forward to talking with UCLA students, faculty and administrators about how Canada and the United States can work together to build a fertile innovation ecosystem that promotes the “Diplomacy of Knowledge” and the value of working across disciplines and across borders.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
UCLA - CNSI Auditorium

A Hundred Years of Consequences: World War I and the Transformation of Culture, Strategy, and Politics

With Dr. Josef Joffe, Editor of "Die Zeit" and Senior Fellow at Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University.

Wednesday, May 07, 2014
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
UCLA Bunche Hall, Room 10383

The Arnold C. Harberger Distinguished Lecture on Economic Development with Professor Angus Deaton: "The Great Escape: Health, Wealth, and the Origins of Inequality"

Angus Deaton, Dwight D. Eisenhower Professor of Economics and International Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
UCLA Faculty Center, Sequoia Room

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