Sunday, February 16, 2014
Concert by Jeffrey Kahane & members of the LA Chamber Orchestra
The Oxy community is invited to a concert by Jeffrey Kahane, Music Director, and members of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra- CSP 99
General Admission: $15. One free admission with Oxy ID
Brahms- Piano Quartet in c minor, Op. 60
Brahms- Intermezzo in b minor, op. 119 no. 1
Brahms- Intermezzo in C major, op. 119 no. 3
Schumann- Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, op. 44
Presented by the G. William Hume Fellowship for the Performing Arts, the Occidental Music Department, and Ginny & John Cushman.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
The Global Crisis in Water Supply & Sanitation
A talk by Andrew Hudson of the United Nations Development Programme presented by The John Parke Young Initiative on the Global Economy.
Andrew Hudson joined UNDP in 1996 as Principal Technical Adviser for the UNDP-GEF International Waters Programme. He is currently Head of the UNDP Water & Ocean Governance Programme in the Environment and Energy Group of UNDP’s Bureau for Development Policy.
Prior to joining UNDP, Mr. Hudson was Executive Director of The Center for Field Research at Earthwatch where he directed the development of Earthwatch’s annual field research program of 150 projects and over $3 million in grants. He also taught at the university and secondary school levels and was active in oceanographic research in the 1970s and 1980s in areas such as hydrothermal vent geochemistry, sedimentary diagenesis, hydrography and air-sea exchange.