Friday, March 1, 2019
Lecture | March 1 | 12-1:15 p.m. | 308A Doe Library
Jessica Kaiser, UC Berkeley
This paper is part of a larger lecture series entitled "Digital Humanities and the Ancient World." The series is co-sponsored by the Ancient History and Mediterranean Archaeology (AHMA) Colloquium and the Townsend Center for the Humanities.
Applying Downscaled Climate Models to Inform Restoration and Climate Change Adaptation in California: Environmental Engineering Seminar
Lecture | March 1 | 12-1 p.m. | 534 Davis Hall
James Gregory, Fluvial Engineer, Environmental Science Associates; Dr. Dane Behrens, Coastal Engineer and Hydrologist, Environmental Science Associates
Lecture | March 1 | 12:50-2 p.m. | The Law Building, Goldberg Room, 297 Simon Hall
Annita Lucchesi, Sovereign Bodies Institute
Sovereign Bodies Institute (SBI), founded in 2019, builds on indigenous traditions using research and data sharing to fight gender and sexual violence against undigenous people. Their projects include the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women (MMIW) database, Uniting Against Femicide and Supporting Indigenous Survivors of Campus Sexual Violence (conducted in part at UC Berkeley).
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The Multiliteracies Framework and Interpretive Communication: Curricular and Instructional Perspectives
Lecture | March 1 | 3-5 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall, B-4 (Classroom side)
Kate Paesani, Director, Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition
Berkeley Language Center
Over the past two decades, postsecondary foreign language programs have experienced a shift away from an emphasis on oral communication toward more text-based curricula and the development of students multiple literacies. This literacy turn prioritizes overlapping language modalities, interpretation and creation of multimodal texts of various genres, and linguistic, cognitive, and... More >