Upcoming Japan-Related Events

Some events coming up that may be of interest to our alumni and friends.

Thursday, April 14, 5pm
Ozumo Oakland Cherry Blossom Festival
Taiko drummers, singers, and drink specials
http://www.ozumo.com/oakland/
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Tuesday • April 19, 2011 • 5:45 PM
USF Main Campus, Fromm Hall
Enter from Parker Street between Golden Gate & Fulton, San Francisco
 
SUSTAINABLE SUSHI?
Seafood Watch and the Future of the Oceans
For information please click here.

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Wednesday, April 20, 2011, 4:00 pm
Coping with the Crisis: Implications for Japan’s Future
IEAS Conference Room, 2223 Fulton Street, Sixth Floor, Berkeley
http://events.berkeley.edu/index.php/calendar/sn/ieas.html?event_ID=42584

Observers' attention has been riveted by Japan's devastating earthquake and tsunami of March 11 and the ensuing events at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. How should we analyze the disaster? What do the continuing crisis and Japan's responses reveal? What are the possible social and political consequences? A panel of experts offer their assessments.
Panelist/Discussants: Steven Vogel, Political Science, UC Berkeley; Dana Buntrock, Architecure, UC Berkeley; Duncan Williams, East Asian Languages and Cultures, UC Berkeley; Peter Hayes, Nautilus Institute, USF; T.J. Pempel, Political Science, UC Berkeley; Joonhong Ahn, Nuclear Engineering, UC Berkeley; Mary Comerio, Architecture, UC Berkeley; Moderator: Cathryn Carson, Professor, History, and Associate Dean of Social Sciences. Cosponsored with the Center for Science, Technology Medicine and Society, Center for Japanese Studies, Department of Architecture, Department of Political Science, and Department of Nuclear Engineering.
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Thursday • April 21, 2011 • 5:45 PM

USF Main Campus, Fromm Hall
 
AFTER THE DELUGE
Nuclear Crisis in Japan and the Environment, Energy Policy,
and Public Health
For information please click here.

**Note that JETAANC does not necessarily endorse these events.**