Greenbuild International Conference + Expo

San Diego Convention Center 111 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA

The Greenbuild International Conference + Expo will take place September 21-23, 2021 at the San Diego Convention Center. With the option to attend both in-person or virtually, you have the opportunity to learn anywhere you choose. Attend a Greenbuild virtual or in-person event to develop your career, learn cutting edge insights and make a foothold […]

The People Facing the Sun

Join Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians President Rudy Ortega, Jr. and Pamela Villaseñor, Director of the Tribe’s Health and Social Wellness Department, in conversation with journalist and environmental historian Jon Christensen, from KCET and UCLA’s Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, to learn how the local tribe is working with allies in our broader […]

Sustainival

Sunset Village

UCLA's largest sustainability fair is back in person for its 11th annual year! Learn how you can live more sustainably and interact with all the sustainable organizations on campus. Come down to Sunset Village and discover what UCLA is doing to be more sustainable and find out how you can get involved.  

Whitewashed Botany

UCLA LaKretz Garden Pavilion 707 Tiverton Dr, Los Angeles, CA

Join Alexandria Douziech, founder of the Center for Plants & Culture, to see her new exhibit on botany’s “whitewashed” and exploitative legacy. This installation will focus on colonial injustices often excluded from plant displays: the forgotten figures of natural history, the cultural erasure of specimen collecting, and how plant commercialization benefited a select few. Viewers will also […]

California’s Urban Forests in a Changing Environment

UCLA LaKretz Garden Pavilion 707 Tiverton Dr, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Ritter will describe his 20 years working to understand patterns and change in California’s diverse urban forests. He will describe research involving the California Urban Forest Inventory project and SelecTree. Climate change has and will continue to affect the state’s urban areas. Can we predict how urban tree species will respond to increasing temperature and variable precipitation? […]