Saturday, October 14, 2017
Conference/Symposium | October 14 | UC Davis
One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616
The annual UC Davis Pre-Health Conference provides students with the information and skills necessary to succeed in the health-professions school admission process. The 2017 conference will host 4,500 attendees. Advanced registration required ($30).
The 2017 UC Davis Pre-Health Conference is your opportunity to meet and learn from deans of admission, admissions officers, financial aid... More >
Colloquium | August 25 – December 1, 2017 every day | 112 Wurster Hall
FRIDAYS - AUG 25 through DEC 1. CHECK THE SCHEDULE FOR SPEAKERS. Bay Area Leaders discuss topics in sustainability.
Shadow History--Archive and Intermediality in Chinese Cinema: A conference in honor of the Paul Kendel Fonoroff Collection
Conference/Symposium | October 14 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | 142 Dwinelle Hall
Center for Chinese Studies (CCS), Institute of East Asian Studies, Townsend Center for the Humanities, Film and Media Department, UC Berkeley, Berkeley Art Museum (BAMPFA), C.V. Starr East Asian Library
This meeting honors the Paul Fonoroff Collection, a unique and invaluable archive of print materials and ephemera documenting nearly a century of Chinese cinema and media culture, and recently acquired by the C. V. Starr East Asian Library at the University of California, Berkeley.
Conference/Symposium | October 13 – 15, 2017 every day | 9 a.m.-10 p.m. | Wheeler Hall
Full details are at http://communalpresence.com/.
Communal Presence: New Narrative Writing Today, will be held at UC Berkeley October 13-October 15, 2017. All events are free and open to the public.
Emerging in the late 1970s of San Francisco, New Narrative originated at the crossroads of an aesthetically and politically radical poetry scene and the new publics fostered by various social... More >
Workshop | October 14 | 10-11:30 a.m. | UC Botanical Garden | Canceled
Children ages 5 and above, together with their adult chaperone, will collect herbs and edibles from the Garden and bring them into our kitchen-classroom to make three simple dishes. This workshop will inspire an early love of plants and garden-centered eating!
Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.
$20 Adult, $18 Youth (5-17), $18 Member Adult, $16 Member Youth (must have Family Membership level or above)
Conference/Symposium | October 14 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall
Jessica Merrill, Assistant Professor, Department of Slavic Languages, Columbia University; Anne Dwyer, Associate Professor of German and Russian; Coordinator of the Russian Section, Pomona College; Roy Chan, Assistant Professor, Chinese Literature, University of Oregon; Jon Stone, Associate Professor of Russian and Russian Studies, Franklin & Marshall College; Polina Dimova, Lecturer of Russian, German, Russian & East European Studies, Vanderbilt University; David Powelstock, Associate Professor of Russian Language and Literature, Brandeis University; William Nickell, Associate Professor, Chair of the Slavic Department, University of Chicago; Daniel Brooks, Lecturer, Russian and East European Languages and Literatures, Rutgers University; Mieka Erley, Assistant Professor of Russian and Eurasian Studies, Colgate University
Anne Nesbet, Associate Professor, Slavic Languages and Literatures, UC Berkeley; Luba Golburt, Associate Professor, Slavic Languages and Literatures, UC Berkeley; Olga Matich, Professor Emerita, Slavic Languages and Literatures; Professor of the Graduate School, UC Berkeley
Конференция без героя Conference without a Hero
A conference devoted to Russian Literature and Culture without reference to 1917
October 13-14, 370 Dwinelle
Friday, 4:00-6:00 (Eric Naiman, moderator)
-Chloë Kitzinger, Legkim shagom: Characterization and Diotimas... More >
Workshop | October 14 | 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Explore the dreamlike spaces and layered colors in Miyoko Itos paintings, then experiment with color by painting designs of your own.
Career Fair | October 14 | 12:30-5 p.m. | Career Center (2440 Bancroft Way), Blue & Gold Rooms
International students of all majors and degree levels are invited to the International Students Career Conference, a half-day career event with sessions tailored for international students. You can view the schedule and topics here: https://career.berkeley.edu/IntnlStudents/Events
Advanced registration in Handshake is strongly recommended.
Workshop | October 14 | 2-3 p.m. | Moffitt Undergraduate Library, 150D on the 1st Floor / bottom of Moffitt
Flight Safety Training Workshop by the UAVs@Berkeley
Saturday, Oct. 14
Room 150D on the 1st floor of Moffitt
Cal ID required for entrance into Moffitt Library.