■ Talk: U.S.-Mexico Relations
Alex Saragoza, professor of Chicano Studies, U.C. Berkeley, will discuss "The State of U.S.-Mexico Relations: Immigration, Drugs and Electoral Politics" today(Oct. 13) at 7 p.m. at the Los Altos Youth Center, 1 South San Antonio Road, Los Altos. The event is sponsored by the World Affairs Council. For more information, visit www.itsyourworld.org/.
■ Talk: Watering the Farm
Professor David Freyberg will discuss Stanford University's complex water system and resources today (Oct. 13) at 5:30 p.m. at Room 2, Building 200 (History Corner), Stanford. For more information, visit events.stanford.edu.