May 2013 Highlights

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War, Democracy, Life and Death in Iraq

It’s been ten years since the U.S. and its allies invaded Iraq. How has the war shaped the country? Where is it headed? In two new programs, experts on the Middle East offer up their insights.

The Iraq War Since 2003: Ten Years of Consequences

Iraq’s Journey from Dictatorship to Democracy with Iraq’s U.N. Ambassador, Hamid Al-Bayati

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The Multi-dimensional Mind

Learn from leading experts in neurology, neuropsychology, neuroscience and geriatrics about how your brain works and how it changes with age. Presented by UCSF Osher Mini Medical School.

The Multi-dimensional Mind

The Pursuit of Climate Justice

Former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and the former President of Ireland Mary Robinson shares her vision of climate justice, linking human rights to science in order to protect vulnerable populations and foster equitable stewardship of the world’s resources.

Pursuing Climate Justice with Mary Robinson

Is Beer in Your Career?

What are the career opportunities in the burgeoning craft brewing industry? In this new presentation from The Career Channel, job seekers will learn the answers from a panel of experts, including Stone Brewing founder Greg Koch, who converse about why San Diego has become such a nationally renowned region for craft beer production, and where the professional brewing industry is headed.

Is Beer In Your Career?

Premieres May 20 on The Career Channel



All programs repeat throughout the month. Visit the Program Schedule on our web site for additional air dates and times.

Health & Medicine

Healthy Aging programs on UCTV

Breast Cancer and the Environment

Children’s Food Allergies

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< The Scientific Case for Urgent Action to Limit Climate Change

Interactive Visioning – Figure Sea Level Rise

Long Fuse, Big Bang: Thomas Edison, Electricity, and the Locus of Innovation

Can Global Warming Be Held to 2 Degrees Celsius above Pre-industrial?

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Public Affairs

Elephants or People? Ethical Dilemmas in Recovering Endangered Species

A Look at What Cesar Chavez Symbolizes in the 21st Century with Hilda Solis

Achieving Equality for Women with Mary Ann Mason

Why the United States Must Come to Terms with the Islamic Republic of Iran with Flynt and Hillary Mann Leverett

My Forty Years at Berkeley with Harry Kreisler

Asia, the West and the Logic of One World with Kishore Mahbubani

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Lunch Poems: Lyn Hejinian

Joyce Carol Oartes – Story Hour in the Library

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Arts & Music

Listz in the World

An Evening of Sacred Music and Dances from Japan Kagura Ensemble of the Chichibu Shrine

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Entrepreneurship in the HealthCare Industry with Lesie Bottorff

Intellectual Journey with Gary Becker

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New Online Videos and Podcasts

Quality Improvement and Health Care Reform

Sea Turtles of Indonesian New Guinea – Perspectives on Ocean Science

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