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LIVE WEBCAST: Blue Ribbon Commission Public Forum on Youth Education and Prevention

LIVE WEBCAST: Blue Ribbon Commission Public Forum on Youth Education and Prevention

May 19, 2015

Blue Ribbon Commission on Marijuana Policy 10:30 am Welcome Remarks Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom 10:40 am Forum Overview Abdi Soltani, Executive Director, ACLU of Northern California 10:43 am Panel # 1 – Policy Brief Overview & Limiting Youth Access to Marijuana Dr. Tim Cermak, M.D., Co-Chair Youth Education & Prevention Working GroupBryan Zaragoza, Youth Advocate, [...]

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Multitasking in the Digital Age: A New Perspective on Information Overload

Multitasking in the Digital Age: A New Perspective on Information Overload

May 18, 2015

UC Center Sacramento Speaker Series Presents Gloria Mark Professor in Department of Informatics University of California, Irvine Professor Mark’s goal is to understand digital technology use in real world contexts and how it affects human mood, stress and behavior. She will present empirical data collected over ten years that describe the nature of multitasking, interruptions, and attention focus [...]

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What Does Research Tell Us About Minimum Wage?

What Does Research Tell Us About Minimum Wage?

May 7, 2015

UC Center Sacramento Speaker Series Presents David Neumark Professor of Economics Director, Center for Economics & Public Policy University of California, Irvine Professor David Neumark will discuss the research evidence on the minimum wage: How does it affect employment? Do minimum wages help poor families? He will also discuss alternative policies to increase income from work, [...]

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