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With the U.S. in the midst of economic crisis, it seems everyone is seeking solutions. But Robert Reich, professor at UC Berkeley’s Goldman School of Public Policy, wants to ensure that history doesn’t repeat itself. In his talk “Aftershock,” Reich examines the aftermath of the economic meltdown and its effects on the middle class.
The Science (and Pleasure) of Healthy Living
Start your New Year with a fresh perspective on healthy living with these new programs from UC San Francisco.
Parkinson’s Disease: A Dose of Hope
What is it like to live with Parkinson’s disease, a degenerative neurological disease? Where do you turn for the latest treatment options delivered with compassionate care? To help answer these questions, people with Parkinson’s share their heartfelt stories while medical experts from UC San Francisco’s renowned Parkinson’s Disease Clinic and Research Center share the latest research.
Conversations with History Hits 500!
What do Noam Chomsky, Oliver Stone and Steven Chu have in common? They’ve all been guests on the long-running UC Berkeley interview series “Conversations with History,” which presents its milestone 500th episode later this month. Host Harry Kreisler, executive director of UC Berkeley’s Institute of International Studies, has been talking to distinguished campus visitors since 1982 and he’s still going strong with four new interviews premiering in January alone. But only one gets to claim #500: Planning, Policy and Politics with Alain Enthoven.
Coming Soon to Santa Barbara: UCTV
If you’re lucky enough to live in Santa Barbara, your cable television line-up is about to get a whole lot smarter. Last month Santa Barbara City Council voted to officially request that UCTV be added as an education access channel on Cox cable. Though an official launch date has yet to be set, the city voted to enter into an agreement with UC Santa Barbara to manage the channel, which will initially be programmed with UCTV content. Santa Barbara joins Los Angeles, San Diego, Riverside, and California’s Central Valley as 24/7 UCTV affiliates.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS (PACIFIC TIMES)
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