USC Social Sciences Building

The Media War Over Crimea and Consequences for Russian Public Opinion

How did the messaging contest between Russian and Western media over the conflict in Crimea influence Russian audiences? Did mediated public diplomacy through the Western media outlets about the potential costs of Russia’s foreign policy have any impact? Was the strategic promotion of Russian nationalism and historic empire-building by the Russian media effective? This discussion will examine these media dynamics and evaluate the competing influence of Western and Russian media on Russian public opinion. More

Hosted by The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles

KPCC & USC present CA’s 33rd Congressional debate with Elan Carr and Ted Lieu

Join us on Wednesday, October 22nd when Ted Lieu and Elan Carr face off in one of their last debates before the November 4th election More

North Hollywood Arts District

Lit Crawl L.A.: NoHo 2014

Lit Crawl L.A.: NoHo is a walkable literary feast featuring 34 readings and performances from representatives of L.A.’s diverse literary scene in locations across the North Hollywood Arts District. More

Riverside Convention Center

5th Annual Riverside/San Bernardino Economic Forecast Conference

On October 23, 2014, Beacon Economics and the University of California, Riverside School of Business Administration will present the fifth annual Riverside/San Bernardino Economic Forecast Conference. More

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Griffith Observatory

Griffith Observatory: Partial solar eclipse

Head to the Griffith Observatory to view a partial lunar eclipse expected Thursday, Oct. 23! As always, admission to the observatory is free. More

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UCLA Hammer Museum

UCLA Hammer Museum: Tackling Climate Change Nationally and Globally

UCLA's Hammer Museum presents Climatologists Brenda Ekwurzel and Michael Mann to talk about what needs to be accomplished in reducing CO2 emissions. More

Alex Cohen

REDCAT

KPCC presents 'Take Two Turns Two'

KPCC’s award-winning morning newsmagazine show is celebrating two successful years on air with a birthday bash featuring some favorite celebrity guests. More

Los Angeles Convention Center

Los Angeles Health & Fitness Expo

More than 60 exhibitors showcase the latest in running gear, sports apparel, and health & nutritional information. More

The Theatre at Ace Hotel

L.A. Dance Project: Fall Performances at Ace Hotel

Building on the excitement of L.A. Dance Project’s performances in February and a world tour, Benjamin Millepied’s company returns to its home of choice, The Theatre at Ace Hotel, for three performances this fall. The program features new work by Benjamin Millepied with music by Philip Glass, the U.S Premiere of Emmanuel Gat’s Morgan’s Last Chug and the reprise of the acclaimed Quintett by William Forsythe. More

Vistamar School

Vistamar School Enrollment Open House

Vistamar School will welcome future 9th, 10th and 11th graders and their families to an open house. During the event, families will explore the school and learn about our globally influenced curriculum, their community, and their Life Planning philosophy and college outcomes. More