Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Sabina Rashid | The Invisible Reality of Chinthar Roge (A Life of Chronic Worry): The Illness of Poverty in Dhaka’s Urban Slum Settlements
Lecture | September 25 | 12-2 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)
Sabina Rashid, Professor and Dean, BRAC University School of Public Health
Lawrence Cohen, Professor of Anthropology, UC Berkeley
A talk by medical anthropologist Sabina Faiz Rashid
Lecture | September 25 | 4 p.m. | 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building
Violeta Bulc, European Commissioner for Mobility and Transport
European Commissioner for Mobility and Transport Violeta Bulc will present The Future of European Mobility: Safe, clean and connected Sept. 25, 2018 in 290 Hearst MemorialMining Building at 4 p.m. Join us for cookies and beverages at 3:30 p.m.
King Albert's Heroes: How four hundred young Belgians fought in Russia and conquered the United States
Lecture | September 25 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall
August Thiry, writer-lecturer at Thomas More College, Mechelen, Belgium, focuses on the worldwide adventures of the Belgian armys first armored car unit during the Great War. This unit, known as ACM (Autos Canons Mitrailleuses - Armored Cars with Cannons and Machine Guns), was organized in Paris at the end of 1914. Trench warfare made it impossible for the ACM armored cars to be of any use on... More >
Lecture | September 25 | 5:30 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall
San Francisco Society of the Archaeological Institute of America
UC Berkeley graduate students report on their summer research and experiences at different ancient sites around the world.
Presidential Power and Individual Rights: a discussion with Prof. Daniel Farber in Honor of Constitution Day
Lecture | September 25 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Free Speech Movement Cafe (Moffitt Library)
Prof. Daniel Farber, Berkeley Law
Presidential power is always a hot topic, but never more so than today. This lecture will explain the constitutional limits on the President and how individual rights are affected. The President is uniquely powerful -- but not above the law. Come to learn about the expansion and limits of presidential power and its impact on American people.
Dan Farber, Berkeley Law
Dan Farber is the Sho... More >