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LMU Hosts International Leaders from Pakistan focused on Militant Rehabilitation and Reintegration

March 12, 2015

Dr. John M. Carfora, Associate Provost, Research Advancement and Compliance Office of Academic Affairs and Dr. Eric Strauss, Executive Director of the Center for Urban Resilience hosted a delegation from Pakistan at the Marymount Center.  Along with Dr. Carfora and Dr. more

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Urban Ecology: Science, Ethics and Public Policy

March 11, 2015

A couple of days ago I gave the second presentation in The Annenberg Foundation seminar, “Urban Ecology and Our Cities Future”. I spoke on ethics and urban ecology, with a particular focus on our relationships and responsibilities to urban domestic more

Ahmanson Auditorium

Apr 7, 2015

Forecast LA Lecture Series

Organized by the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles

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Apr 10, 2015

Whose Climate? Negotiating the Governance of Environmental Change

Each year, the Climate Change Conference brings together a diverse group of participants from all over the world. Our program development team draws on this diversity to craft a rich and distinctive conference experience, including plenary speakers, paper presentations, workshops more

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Apr 11, 2015

Freshwater Marsh Tours

An informative tour of the Freshwater Marsh. See a wonderful variety of birds, learn about native plants and how the freshwater system works.

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Apr 11, 2015

Open House at Ballona Discovery Park

A self-guided tour of a 2-acre open air science and cultural exhibit park located at 13110 Bluff Creek Dr., with staff on hand to answer questions.

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Apr 12, 2015

Salt Marsh and Dunes Tours

An informative nature tour of the salt marsh and dunes. Learn about our coastal ecosystem and explore the wonders of nature right in the middle of urban Los Angeles.


Apr 15, 2015

“Seeking Peace” – A Tour of Campus Sites

Faculty and Staff are invited to a guided tour, on VIP carts- with a bit of walking involved- to seven of the locations for reflection and prayer. The seven locations of peace are pictured and described in the Seeking Peace more