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Monday, June 24, 2019

2019 National Workshop on Data Science Education

Workshop | June 24 – 27, 2019 every day | Haas School of Business, Chou Hall

 Data Sciences

Led by Professor David Wagner, recipient of the Berkeley Distinguished Teaching Award and Foundations of Data Science (Data 8) co-instructor, this workshop is intended for faculty who are actively engaged in developing and offering a data science curriculum.

Can Litigation be a Tool to Reduce Gun Violence?

Conference/Symposium | June 24 | 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. |  Berkeley Hillel

 2736 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA

 Nancy Donovan, Berkeley Law

 Law, Boalt School of

Bringing together civil justice practitioners and scholars, this program seeks to create a better understanding of gun violence litigation and share results of recent research and strategies to reduce gun violence injuries.

Can Litigation Be a Tool for Reducing Gun Violence?

Conference/Symposium | June 24 | 8:45 a.m.-4:45 p.m. |  Hillel

 2736 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94720

 Civil Justice Research Initiative

The program brings together civil justice practitioners and scholars from different disciplines to better understand gun violence litigation, share results of recent research and discuss strategies to reduce injuries from gun violence.

$0 free

  Registration opens June 15. Register online

Beyond the Research Paper: Project-Based Methods to Eleveate Civic Discourse

Workshop | June 24 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Berkeley Way West, To Be Determined

 Kristin Land, The Bay Area Writing Project

 The Bay Area Writing Project

Now more than ever teachers need to design writing prompts that aim to elevate civic discourse. In this session, participants will experience project-based, student-centered methods that promote critical questioning and bring the researched argument to life – especially for Long-Term English Learners. Each practice is designed to spark lively student-to-student discussion about complex text....   More >

Undergrad Academic Success and Culture Webinar

Information Session | June 24 | 3:30-5 p.m. |  Online Webinar

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Current undergraduate international students from diverse backgrounds will share the key shifts they made to identify and meet academic expectations at UC Berkeley. You'll learn how to avoid common mistakes, hear about resources that support your success...   More >

Exhibits and Ongoing Events

Illustrating México one page at a time-Print Art of José Guadalupe Posada.

Exhibit - Multimedia | February 8 – June 30, 2019 every day | Moffitt Undergraduate Library, 2nd floor

343386 N/A

 Library

In the pantheon of the late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century artists who represent Mexico and Mexican art, the artwork of José Guadalupe Posada stands out as a bright constellation that continues to shine a light on important stories through woodcuts, imprints, and engravings. This exhibition was created using the books from the collections of the Doe Library. The exhibition is envisioned...   More >

Aaron Marcus: Early Works

Exhibit - Multimedia | February 6 – June 30, 2019 every day |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Educated in physics, mathematics, and philosophy at Princeton University and trained in graphic design at Yale, Berkeley-based Aaron Marcus explores new possibilities for expression. He created his first “computer-assisted poem-drawings” in the spring of 1972, when he served as a research associate at Yale University’s School of Art and Architecture. Using standard typographical symbols, Marcus...   More >

Whose University?: The 50th Anniversary of the UC Berkeley Third World Liberation Front Strike

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – August 31, 2019 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery

 Library, Ethnic Studies, Department of, Ethnic Studies Library, TWLF 50th Planning Committee, Media Resources Center

In 1969, one of the longest student-led strikes in UC Berkeley history gave birth to a movement that has lasted for five decades. The strike was organized by the Third World Liberation Front (TWLF), a coalition of African American, Asian American, Chicanx, and Native American student organizations. Inspired by liberation movements at home and abroad and the 1968 San Francisco State College TWLF...   More >

 This location is wheelchair accessible.