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COP23 and CURes

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is currently taking place in Bonn, Germany, having started November 6th and continuing through November 17th. This is the 23rd annual conference of the parties (COP) and is presided over by more

Dr. Traci Voyles Lecture

On November 13th, from 4:30-5:30pm in University Hall 1000, Traci Voyles (LMU Women’s and Gender Studies) will give a lecture titled “Man Destroys Nature? Gender, History, and the Feminist Praxis of Re-framing Environmental Politics.” Dr. Voyles is the author of more

Baldwin Hills Parklands User Survey

On October 27th, the CURes team presented to the Board of the Baldwin Hills Land Conservancy on the final results and recommendations from the Baldwin Hills Parklands user survey that was completed in August. In addition to a 90-page research more

City of Long Beach Coyote Study

On Thursday, October 12, CURes Executive Director Dr. Eric Strauss, along with Long Beach Director of Animal Services, Ted Stevens and California Fish and Game Senior Officer Kent Smirl, presented at a community meeting of over 130 residents and concerned more

Day 3 of Film Festival

The final day of the G2 Green Earth Film Festival is today! The theme for the eight films being screened is Green City: Sustainable Living in Today’s Urban Environment. The day kicks off at 1pm. The Cat That Changed America more

Day 2 of Film Festival

The second day of the G2 Green Earth Film Festival is today, starting at 2pm! The theme for the day is Getting Current: Navigating Earth’s Water Crisis. There will be seven films screened, starting with a special premiere of Jim more

Day 1 of Film Festival

The G2 Green Earth Film Festival starts today! There will be five films screened, starting at 7pm at LMU’s Mayer Theater. All of the films revolve around the evening’s theme of the “Common Bond: Changing the Conversation Between Man and more

G2 Green Earth Film Festival

The fifth annual G2 Green Earth Film Festival is this weekend, October 20-22, at LMU’s Mayer Theater, co-sponsored by The G2 Gallery, CURes, and LMU’s School of Film and Television. There will be 18 documentaries screened over the course of more

Global Climate Change, Food, Health, and Sustainability

The second installation of the 2017-18 LMU Environmental Lecture Series will be held on October 16th at 4:30pm in LMU’s Ahmanson Auditorium, University Hall 1000. The talk is titled “Global Climate Change, Food, Health, and Sustainability,” given by Cristina Tirado more

PetSpace Lecture Recap

On September 21st, the Wallis Annenberg PetSpace launched its “Animal Matters” academic lecture series with a talk on the human-animal bond titled “Everything (We Wish We Knew) About Dogs and People,” given by three expert panelists. Thirty people attended the more