Sunaina Maira talk
Noon to 1 p.m.
Art Lounge, MU
At this, the last author reading of the quarter, hear UC Davis Asian American Studies Associate Professor Susaina Maira speak about her book Missing: Youth, Citizenship, and Empire after 9/11. This free event will be followed by a book signing.
Lake Tahoe: Five Decades of Change and the World Water Crisis
East Conference Room, MU
Dr. Charles Goldman will give this talk, which is sponsored by the John Muir Institute of the Environment.
Foster Care Awareness
6 to 8 p.m.
Learn where to volunteer as well as facts and myths about foster care. Additionally, the film White Oleander will be screened.
Vet Aide Club meeting
This is the club’s last meeting of the year. Vote for next year’s officers, order VAC shits and scrubs and learn about internships!
King Corn movie screening
ASUCD Coffee House
While viewing this movie, enjoy some free popcorn from the Student Farm.
Investing 102: Investing in a Bear Market
7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Go check out the Finance & Investment Club’s presentation. Attire is business casual.
8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Dance all night for a good cause with UNITY – the first electronic dance charity event in Davis! The event will include up and coming DJs, Go-Go dances, lasers, lighting and giveaways. All proceeds go to the Davis Children’s Hospital. Tickets cost $10 at the Freeborn Hall Box Office, and will be sold until Wednesday.
Solar cooking demonstration
Noon to 2 p.m.
Learn how food can be cooked with the sun’s power.
123 Sciences Lecture
Birdstrike Theatre presents its 12th sketch and improv comedy revue. There should be lots of laughter, and all for only $2 presale at the Freeborn Hall Ticket Office or $3 at the door.
Astronomy Club Public Viewing
9 to 10 p.m.
After Birdstrike, why not stop by and see some amazing planets, stars and galaxies? This is the last viewing of the quarter! This is a free event, and all are welcome.
The Imperial/Neoliberal University
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Learn about this topic from the DH/Cluster on Engaged Scholarship.
One Drop, One Life benefit dinner
Doors open at 5 p.m.
This dinner will benefit the world family with Ethiopian and Eritrean Food and performance.
Project Compost meeting
Learn how to compost 1,000 pounds of food on campus and experience the beauty of compost!
Student Nutrition Association meeting
6 to 7 p.m.
This will be the last general meeting of the school year!
Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournaments
6 to 8 p.m.
Seats fill up quickly, so go early! Be one of the top players and you may be invited to play in the tournament of champions!
Water Justice: Local and Global Perspectives
Check out this panel discussion sponsored by the John Muir Institute of the Environment.
Open Mic Night with SickSpits
7 to 10 p.m.
Open Mic Night is a free event, and lets artists showcase their talent. Student can enjoy a night of spoken word and acoustic performances. Please arrive early, as seating is limited.
East Quad Farmers Market
10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Support local farmers and buy some fresh produce, nuts, flowers and more! Pick up some tasty treats for a fun springtime dinner or a nice afternoon snack.
THURSDAY, JUNE 4
De-Stress Night – Spring Things!
5 to 7 p.m.
Go refuel and get de-stressed for the finals week ahead. Decorate flowerpots, paint on canvases, make picture frames or join in the pie-eating contest! There will be free Red Bull and a performance by a special guest!
Thursday Trivia Nights
6 to 7:30 p.m.
First floor, Silo Union
Test your knowledge of random facts and potentially win fabulous prizes along the way!
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