In conjunction with UCI Welcome Week, the Cross-Cultural Center will host a barbecue and open house for all new and returning students. In addition, the center's newest mural will be unveiled. 4-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22. Free. Cross-Cultural Center. More: 949-824-7215.
"Interrogations, Confessions, Coping" will be the first topic of the Newkirk Center's "Post 9/11: Science, Policy & Law" seminar series. It features Elizabeth Loftus, UCI Distinguished Professor of social ecology; Christian Meissner, director of the National Science Foundation Law & Social Science Program; and Roxane Cohen Silver, UCI psychology & social behavior professor. 4-6 p.m. (reception to follow) Tuesday, Oct. 4. Free. Beckman Center. RSVP required. More: firstname.lastname@example.org or 949-824-3119.
"Eyecode: Works by Golan Levin" will be the fall exhibit. Levin is an artist, engineer and educator interested in new modes of interactive expression and nonverbal communication. Reception 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7. Exhibit continues through Jan. 22. Free. Beall Center for Art + Technology. More: 949-824-6206.
Barbara Davidson, Manuel Gómez, Michael Mussallem and Larry Overman will be honored at "A Celebration of Stars," the campus's largest fundraiser. 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29. Bren Events Center. More: 949-824-1655.