Monday, September 9, 2019
Lecture | September 9 | 12-1 p.m. | 502 Davis Hall
Raymond Pugliesi, S.E. P.E., Degenkolb Engineers
This presentation will outline the design and analysis of the new 844 seat Stanford Bing Concert Hall. The discussion will include the acoustic requirements, complex features of the structural skeleton and performance space, as well as seismic safety. The challenges faced during design and construction will also be discussed.
Lecture | September 9 | 4-6 p.m. | B-4 Dwinelle Hall
The first lecture in the Fall 2019 Slavic Graduate Colloquium Series.
Lecture | September 9 | 4:30-6 p.m. | International House, Sproul Rooms
Martha Lampland, University of California, San Diego
Keynote lecture of the Graduate Student Conference:
Understanding the Countryside. Rural Europe in a Post-Global World
Martha Lampland is a Professor of Sociology and a core member of the Science Studies Program at the University of California, San Diego. Her work touches on political economy, social history, and feminist science studies, and her research focuses on Hungary, and Central... More >
Lecture | September 9 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Presented by the Berkeley Center for New Media
Madeline Gannon, Designer
After fifty years of promises and potential, robots are beginning to leave the lab to live in the wild with us. But how should we coexist with these intelligent, autonomous machines? In this lecture, multidisciplinary designer Madeline Gannon discusses how art and technology are merging to forge new futures for... More >