Monday, April 29, 2013
UEP Senior Comps: Food Justice
Eight UEP students present their senior comprehensive projects related to food justice, food access, and community development.
9:30 a.m.: Clarissa Boyajian, "All Bulk Everything: Opportunities and Barriers for Access to 'Good' Food with a Focus on Participation by Low-income Communities"
10:15 a.m.: Noah Donneell-Kilmer, "Rooftop Gardens: A Green Solution to Los Angeles' Urban Problems"
11 a.m.: Margeau Valteau, "Revitalizing Traditional Food Systems: An Evaluation of Food Sovereignty Initiatives on the Navajo Nation"
11:45 a.m.: Kiran Rishi, "A Food (R)evolution: A Look at How Mobile Food is Changing Los Angeles"
1:30 p.m.: Elizabeth Dutton, "Surviving Sandy: Stories of Environmental Stewardship"
2:15 p.m.: Somath Hasina, "Little Bangladesh in Los Angeles: A Study on Community Engagement and the Function of an Ethnic Enclave"
3 p.m.: Elizabeth Hall, "How Design Impacts Social Interaction and Overall Health in Affordable Housing Complexes in Los Angeles"
3:45 p.m.: Uriah Johnson, "Housing First as a Solution to Homelessness"
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - Wednesday, May 1, 2013
UEP Senior Comps: Transportation, Transit Justice
Five UEP students present their senior comprehensive projects related to Transportation and transit justice.
11:30AM: Kevin Brunke
Back to the Future? The Reintroduction of Streetcar Service in Downtown Los Angeles
12:15PM: Charlotte Bromley
Displacement and Gentrification in Low-Income Communities Connected to the
Los Angeles 30/10 Plan: Who is Vulnerable, What Can Be Done to Prevent
Deepening Inequality, and How L.A.'s Expanded Transit System Can Succeed
3:00PM: Shylana Roman
Tracking the Nature of Urban Transit in Boston and Los Angeles:
How the Nature of a Community's Public Transit System Affects Accessibility to Health Care
3:45PM: Jonathan Krol
Surveying Transit Riders at Culver City Expo Station and the Wilshire/Western Purple Line Station:
A Comparative Case Study of Mid-City/Westside Rail Expansion in Los Angeles
4:30PM: Emma Sorrell
Olympic-Sized Opportunities: An Investigation of the Olympic Games as a
Tool to Promote and Advance a Sustainable Agenda
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Pre-Health Club: Panel and Farewell Mixer
Join the Pre-Health Students Association for its first annual application panel and farewell mixer.
Come here from a panel of students moving on to medical, dental, and veterinary school followed by an informer mixer/dinner in honor of graduating seniors.