Events

Film Screenings

  • October 23
    Inequality For All (2013, 89 mins.)
    Screening sponsored by Writing in Social Justice (UWP 104J)
    11:30 AM – 1 PM, 2nd Floor Instruction Room, Peter J. Shields Library, UC Davis
  • November 19, 2015
    Inequality For All (2013, 89 mins.)
    7 PM – 8:30 PM, Blanchard Room, Mary L. Stephens Davis Branch Library, 315 E. 14th Street, Davis

Art/Library Exhibits

  • Fall Quarter
    Justice for All?: The Divide from #OccupyWallStreet to #BlackLivesMatter
    Public display including bibliography and suggested reading.
    Peter J. Shields Library, First Floor Lobby, UC Davis
  • January 24 – May 1, 2016
    Ai Weiwei Circle of Animals: Zodiac Heads 
    Crocker Art Museum, 216 O Street, Sacramento
    For more information, please visit crockerartmuseum.org or call 916-808-1182
  • January 24 – May 1, 2016
    Revealing Ai Weiwei (Interactive Exhibit)
    Crocker Art Museum, 216 O Street, Sacramento
    For more information, please visit crockerartmuseum.org or call 916-808-1182

Performances

  • Octover 27, 2015
    "Let Me Breathe": Hip-Hop and the Black Lives Matters Movement in Northern California
    Sarah Lappas, Ethnomusicology, California State University, Sacramento
    4 PM, Room 115, Music Building, UC Davis
  • New Event: January 25, 2016
    B More
    Excerpts from an original play
    Composed by Greg Pierotti and students of UC Davis
    6-6:40 PM, First Floor Lobby, Peter J. Shields Library, UC Davis
    Reception to follow

Workshops

  • January 31, 2016
    Equitable, Inclusive and Just Communities: Exploring Historical Policies, Constructs and Practices to Create Healthier Societies
    Sandy Holman, Director of the Culture C.O.-O.P. (Caring, Optimistic, Open-minded People)
    2 PM – 5:30 PM, Blanchard Room, Mary L. Stephens Davis Branch Library, 315 E. 14th Street, Davis
  • New Event: February 5, 2016
    Restrooms: For People, Not Genders
    LGBTQIA Staff and Student Staff/Interns
    12:30 PM – 2 PM, LGBTQIA Resource Center, UC Davis

Lectures and Panel Discussions

  • October 21, 2015
    Addressing “The Divide” – “If You Cannot Afford One…”: Access to Legal Counsel in the Age of Inequality
    Lisa Pruitt, Professor, School of Law; Gary Smith, Executive Director of Legal Services of Northern California
    NOON – 1 PM, Room 1002, King Hall, UC Davis
  • October 22, 2015
    Roadblocks and Roadsigns Toward Increasing Diversity in Higher Education
    Steven Lee, Graduate Diversity Officer for the STEM Disciplines, Office of Graduate Studies
    NOON – 1:30 PM, DeCarli Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • October 26, 2015
    Panel Discussion: Health Inequities and the Homeless – Bridging the Gap
    Featuring student-run clinics
    NOON – 1 PM, Room 1024, Education Building, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento
  • October 29, 2015
    Structural Inequality in the Age of Sustainability, Maintaining the Racial/Spatial Wealth Gap
    Jesus Hernandez, Lecturer, Department of Sociology
    NOON – 1:30 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • November 2, 2015
    Addressing “The Divide” – The Human Impact of Criminal and Immigration Detention
    UC Davis Law School Clinic Faculty and Students
    NOON – 1 PM, Room 1002, King Hall, UC Davis
  • November 9, 2015
    The American Way of Poverty: Inequality as the New Norm for the 21st Century
    Sasha Abramsky, Lecturer, University Writing Program
    NOON – 1 PM, MU II, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • November 12, 2015
    Understanding Differences in STEM Undergraduate Students, the Outcomes that Result and Hopeful Interventions
    Marco Molinaro, Assistant Vice Provost for Educational Effectiveness, Undergraduate Education
    NOON – 1 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • November 12, 2015
    Unprincipled Leadership and the Perpetuation of Systemic Inequality
    Christie Navarro, Director, Center for Leadership Learning, Undergraduate Education
    4:30 PM – 6 PM, Room 1360, Surge III, UC Davis
  • Cancelled: November 16, 2015
    Title TBA
    Isa Noyola, Program Manager, Transgender Law Center
    Time TBA, Multipurpose Room, Student Community Center, UC Davis
  • November 17, 2015
    I Didn’t Even Get an Interview: Inequality in Job Searches
    Karma Waltonen, Lecturer, University Writing Program
    NOON – 1 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • November 19, 2015
    Panel Talk: Art and Activism
    6 PM, Crocker Art Museum, 216 O Street, Sacramento
    For more information, please visit crockerartmuseum.org or call 916-808-1182
  • November 20, 2015
    Does Stereotype Threat Impact the Healthcare Workforce?: A Matter of Health, Education and Workforce Equity
    Darin Latimore, Associate Dean, Office of Student and Resident Diversity, School of Medicine; Piri Ackerman-Barger, Assistant Adjunct Professor/Assistant Director of the Master’s Entry Program in Nursing, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
    NOON – 1 PM, Room 3204, Education Building, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento
  • January 7, 2016
    Improving Access to Home Dialysis in a Diverse Community
    Jose Morfin, Associate Professor of Medicine, Associate Director for Student Affairs- San Joaquin Valley PRIME, Faculty Director, Post Baccalaureate Program
    NOON – 1 PM, Room 2206, Education Building, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento
  • January 11, 2016
    Race, Immigration and Inequality
    Robyn Rodriguez, Associate Professor, Asian American Studies
    NOON – 1 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • January 12, 2016
    How Did Americans Get So Unequal?
    Peter Lindert, Professor Emeritus, Department of Economics
    NOON – 1:30 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • January 13, 2016
    An Exercise in 'Seeing' Structural Inequality: The Case of Excess Death Among Blacks in the US
    Kim Shauman, Professor, Department of Sociology
    NOON – 1:30 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • January 14, 2016
    The Long Decline: U.S. Labor Market Inequality Before “Occupy”
    Ann Huff Stevens, Professor, Department of Economics; Director, Center for Poverty Research, Interim Dean, Graduate School of Management
    NOON – 1:30 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • Postponed, New Date TBA January 20, 2016
    Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Renal Transplantation
    Waldo Conception, Professor of Surgery, Stanford Medical Center
    NOON – 1 PM, ROOM TBA, Education Building, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento
  • January 21, 2016
    The Education Divide: Structural Inequality in our Nation’s Schools
    Michal Kurlaender, Associate Professor, School of Education
    NOON – 1:30 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • January 25, 2016
    “Free Chol Soo Lee!”: The California Criminal Justice System and Social Movements for Justice
    Richard Kim, Associate Professor, Asian American Studies
    NOON – 1 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • January 26, 2016
    Guardian Scholars Program: From the Barriers of Foster Care to the Opportunities of Success
    Valeri Garcia, Adviser, Guardian Scholars Program, UC Davis; Guardian Scholars Students
    NOON – 1:30 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • January 27, 2016
    The Great Divide: Crime, Incarceration and their Consequences
    Ryken Grattet, Professor, Department of Sociology: The Evolving Legal and Policy Context of Incarceration
    Chris Smith, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology: Gentrification, Increasing Inequality, and Crime Rates in Chicago Neighborhoods
    Bill McCarthy, Professor, Department of Sociology; Angela Carter, Graduate Student, Department of Sociology: Collateral Consequences: Parental Incarceration and Children's Employment in Early Adulthood
    NOON – 1:30 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • February 1, 2016
    Addressing the Divide: Structural Inequality in American Policing and Prosecution
    Elizabeth Joh, Professor, School of Law; Thomas Joo, Professor, School of Law
    NOON – 1 PM, Room 1002, King Hall, UC Davis

Book Discussions

  • October 16, 2015; November 9, 2015; January 29, 2016
    Interprofessional Book Club
    Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
    NOON – 1 PM, Room 3225A/B, Education Building, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento
  • October 27, 2015
    Sacramento Community Book Discussion Forum: Is Justice Truly Blind? How the Justice System Operates for the Rich vs. the Poor
    5:30 PM – 7:30 PM, Underground Books, 2814 35th Street, Sacramento
  • November 19, 2015
    Davis Public Library Book Group
    6:30 PM, Blanchard Room, Mary L. Stephens Davis Branch Library, 315 E. 14th Street, Davis

Author Visit

  • February 3, 2016
    The Forum @MC: Movement of the Moment or an Old Battle Cry: Black Lives Matter
    Panel discussion with Matt Taibbi, featured CCBP author; other panelists to be announced
    4 – 5 PM, Jackson Hall, Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts
    This event is FREE to the public
  • February 3, 2016
    Author’s Talk – The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap
    8 PM – 9:30 PM, Jackson Hall, Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts
    Book signing to follow at 9:30 PM, Yocha Dehe Grand Lobby, Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts
    To purchase tickets, please visit mondavicenter.ucdavis.edu or call the Mondavi Center Box Office at 530-754-2787.

Most CCBP Program events are FREE to the public with the exception of the Author’s Talk on February 3, 2015 at 8 PM and all events sponsored by and held at the Crocker Art Museum. To purchase tickets for these events, please visit mondavicenter.ucdavis.edu or all the Mondavi Center Box Office at 530-754-2787; crockerartmuseum.org or call 916-808-1182.

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These events are sponsored by the Crocker Art Museum.

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