Saturday, October 13, 2018
Lecture | October 13 | 9-10 a.m. | 145 Dwinelle Hall
Jeffrey Mackie-Mason, Library
Every day theres a new scary story: Russians hacking elections; thieves remotely locking computers and demanding ransom; millions of credit card numbers and other personal records stolen from corporate data systems. What is vulnerable and why? What should we, as ordinary citizens, understand about cybersecurity and about how to protect ourselves?
This event is part of Homecoming Weekend — if you have not registered (online registration is now closed), we urge you to arrive early and register onsite at Homecoming Headquarters for a Class Pass for access to all lectures. Class Passes are free f
Lecture | October 13 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.), Room 507
Rebecca Andersen, Career Services at the UC Berkeley Information School; RuthAnn Haffke, UC Berkeley School of Public Health
Making a career transition can be bewildering: how do you find jobs? How can you stand out as a candidate? And, if you finally get an interview, how do you showcase yourself as the best candidate? This workshop will walk participants through each step of making a career transition. Through interactive exercises, we will cover strategies in personal branding, networking, résumé and LinkedIn... More >
Lecture | October 13 | 12-1 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room, Third Floor
Sarah Gold McBride, Visiting Lecturer, Department of History, UC Berkeley
How did something as ordinary as hair affect major U.S. institutions like slavery and the womens rights movement? In the 19th century, American people from different regions, class backgrounds, racial groups, and religious traditions shared the belief that hair exposed the truth about the person from whose body it grew.
Lecture | October 13 | 1:30-3 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Matti Braun, Artist
A talk by Artist, Matti Braun on the remarkable life and biography of Vikram Sarabhai (1919-1971), best remembered as the father of Indian Space Program