Wednesday, May 27, 3:00 PM: Webinar on PSR's national "Nukebusters" Short Film Contest
Do you know any filmmakers or students who might be interested in PSR's Nukebusters short film contest, but who aren't familiar with nuclear weapons? PSR is hosting a webinar as a crash course for anyone interested in making a film for our contest. Click on this link to register for the webinar.
Wednesday, May 27, 7:30-9:00 PM: Forum on Gun Violence Prevention at UC Davis hosted by Brady Campaign
The Yolo County and Sacramento Valley Brady Chapters will mark the one-year anniversary of the Isla Vista shootings near the UC Santa Barbara campus with a forum on in the first floor auditorium of the Genome Center, 451 Health Science Drive on the UC Davis campus in Davis . Speakers will highlight recent research findings and current legislation aimed at decreasing the incidence of gun violence.
Thursday, June 4, 5:30-6:45 PM: Webinar hosted by PSR/LA on Latest California Climate Policy Proposal
On April 29th, Governor Brown issued an executive order to establish a new and aggressive California greenhouse gas reduction target of 40% below 1990 levels by 2030. A number of legislative proposals are currently being debated in Sacramento to reach these ambitious targets. This webinar, moderated by Marta Dina Arguello, Executive Director of PSR/LA, will address the
strengths and weaknesses of current proposals and how we can ensure stronger health protections in climate policy. Click on this link for more details and to register for the webinar.
Tuesday, June 16: Save the date for First Annual PSR/California Lobby Day at the State Capitol
PSR/Sacramento is joining forces with the Los Angeles and San Francisco Bay Area chapters of PSR for our first annual PSR/California lobby day at the State Capitol. We'll be talking to state legislators about bills to protect the environment, limit exposure to toxic chemicals, and reduce gun violence. Contact PSR/Sacramento chapter president Dr. Bill Durston if you'd like to be part of the delegation.
Disclaimer: Events are listed based on their potential interest to PSR/Sacramento members, but the listing of an event that is not directly sponsored or organized by PSR/Sacramento does not necessarily represent endorsement of that event.