Workshop | July 15 | 2-3:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Our national, personal, and historical understandings of both place and ourselves are often interwoven with architectural markers. Using air-dry clay and gouache, we will explore the construction of identity, history, and nationhood through the lens of architectural monuments and ruins.
Workshop | July 16 | 10-11 a.m. | UC Botanical Garden | Note change in date
Join UCBG Director, Eric Siegel, for a morning practice in Qigong (pronounced cheegong), a form of meditative exercise with repeated movements, gently stretching the core and limbs and building body awareness.
Free with Garden Admission
Register online or by calling 510-664-7606
Workshop | July 18 | 12:10-1:10 p.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, Section Club
Maureen Kelly, ED.D., LCSW, Elder Care Program, Be Well @ Work
This workshop will focus on the stressors associated with caregiving, including competing demands, such as work, family and personal, as well as finances for care. Strategies for self-care will be shared.
Workshop | July 18 | 1-3:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Inspired by the Japanese practice of Shinrin Yoku, Forest Bathing has demonstrated benefits for stress reduction and cognitive function. Forest Bathing also offers us the opportunity to deepen our relationship with the natural world. By slowing down and opening up our senses, we may begin to notice incredible things that may have eluded us for our whole lives.
$40 / $35 UCBG Members and UC students, faculty and staff
Biomechanics Meets Robotics: Computational Mechanics and Robot Planning Together for Robot Design: Surya Singh (University of Queensland)
Seminar | July 19 | 12-1 p.m. | 540AB Cory Hall
Surya Singh, University of Queensland
When targeting surgically, accuracy is sine qua non. Achieving this
is difficult as inserting a needle displaces the tissue and moves the
target. Intraoperative imaging provides limited guidance. Moreover,
the coming generation of surgical robots has a precision finer than
the best imaging. How, then, should fine placement be achieved?
This talk introduces the development of... More >
Grounds for Science - Can video games make artificial intelligence more intelligent?: Why does artificial intelligence play some video games well, and others poorly?
Presentation | July 20 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Scarlet City Espresso Bar
Adam Stooke, Berkeley Artificial Intelligence Research Lab
Grounds for Science is a public science talk series organized by and featuring UC Berkeley graduate students. No tickets required!
Can video games make artificial intelligence more intelligent? with Adam Stooke
In the past few years, deep neural networks have burst onto the scene of artificial intelligence. Scientists commonly test these networks by teaching them to play video games,... More >
Course | July 21 | Haas School of Business
Series of Haas Faculty, Haas Graduate Students, and Entrepreneurial Guests
The B-BAY Program, part of the Institute for Business in Social Impact, will be hosting high school students for the Entrepreneurship session from July 21, 2018 through August 4, 2018.
Deadline to apply is April 30, 2018.
rising 10th, 11th, & 12th grade students
Enrollment opens December 1. Enroll online by April 30.