<< Week of March 27 >>

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Collage Cinema Workshop

Workshop | March 24 | 12 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

In this workshop led by members of Oakland’s Low Light/Black Hole darkroom collective, learn to use constructive and destructive processes to create a collaborative work directly on 16mm film. Repurpose found materials using tape collage techniques, and experiment with inks, paints, awls, and sandpaper to build intermingling layers. The resulting film will be projected at the end of the workshop.

SOLD OUT: Indigo Resist Techniques: with Kristine Vejar of a Verb for Keeping Warm

Workshop | March 24 | 1-4 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

Indigo blue is one of the most mysterious and beautiful in the world of natural dyes. Indigo dyeing, so complex and intricate, people around the world have dedicated their lives solely to this practice, craft, and cultivation.

$100/ $90 Garden members

 SOLD OUT.

Image Courtesy Katrina Rodabaugh

Monday, March 25, 2019

Seminar 271, Development: No Seminar

Seminar | March 25 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Department of Economics

Seminar 208, Microeconomic Theory: Holiday

Seminar | March 25 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | 639 Evans Hall

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Principles of People Management: BPM101

Workshop | March 26 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Angela Stopper; Terrie Moore

 Human Resources

This 6 hour in-person workshop is part of the BPM Grow Your Knowledge series. In this highly interactive workshop, each participant’s experience is drawn upon for the learning. Ideally, to contribute to and enhance understanding, participants will come with current and/or previous people management experience.

The content explains the roles and expectations of people managers at UC Berkeley...   More >

Entangling Pacific and Atlantic Worlds

Conference/Symposium | March 26 | 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. |  Anthony Hall

 Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), German Historical Institute Washington, Institute of European Studies

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Seminar 218, Psychology and Economics: NO SEMINAR (Spring Break)

Seminar | March 26 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall | Canceled

 Department of Economics

Step Up to Stop Violence Against Women

Conference/Symposium | March 26 | 4:30-6:30 p.m. | David Brower Center, Goldman Theater

 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94705

 Public Health, School of, Every Woman Treaty

The UC Berkeley School of Public Health and Every Woman Treaty invite you to join a worldwide movement to end violence against women and girls, considered by many to be the greatest human rights and public health violation on earth. How can we put an end to this? With a global treaty. Come learn about this important issue and some simple, powerful ways you can take action.

4:30 Reception
5:30...   More >

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Caminos de la Ciencia - Explosiones y Sismos Solares

Presentation | March 26 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Cesar Chavez Branch of Oakland Public Library, Suite 271

 3301 East 12th Street, Oakland, CA 94601

 Juan Carlos Martínez Oliveros, Space Sciences Lab; Juan Camilo Buitrago, Department of Astronomy

 Science@Cal

Nuestra impresión cotidiana del Sol es la del astro apacible, inmutable y de cierta forma aburrido. Sin embargo, el Sol es una estrella vibrante y dinámica que presenta ciclos, que en cuyos máximos, manifiestan una gran actividad magnética. Uno de los fenómenos solares que más llaman la atención de los astrónomos son las explosiones solares. En esta charla...   More >

Explosiones y Sismos Solares

Fireside Discussion - Helmut Schmidt: The Global Statesman

Panel Discussion | March 26 | 6 p.m. |  Alumni House

 Ronnie C. Chan, Hang Lung Properties; Manfred Lahnstein, Board of Trustees, ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius; Kristina Spohr, Johns Hopkins SAIS - School of Advanced International Studies; Theo Sommer, former editor-in-chief, DIE ZEIT; Christoph von Marschall, journalist, Der Tagesspiegel

 Institute of European Studies, Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), German Historical Institute Washington, ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius

This fireside discussion is part of the symposium "Entangling the Pacific and Atlantic Worlds. Past and Present", which is organized by the German Historical Institute Washington and ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius in cooperation with the Institute of European Studies and the Institute of East Asian Studies at the University of California, Berkeley.

At his event, former friends and...   More >

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BASF Special Seminar: Homogeneous Catalysis at the Interface of Industry and University

Seminar | March 26 | 6-7 p.m. | 775 Tan Hall

 Dr. Thomas Schaub, BASF SE

 College of Chemistry

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Computer Health Matters: User Friendly Workstations (BEUHS400)

Workshop | March 27 | 8:30-9:30 a.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, Class of '42

 Greg Ryan, Ergonomics@Work

 Be Well at Work - Ergonimics

Learn how to set up a user-friendly workstation and practice stretches to help relieve computer-related aches and pains. This workshop is required to qualify for computer ergonomics matching funds.

  Register online

Bay Area/South Africa: One Day Cultural Exchange

Conference/Symposium | March 27 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Dr. Thomas Philip, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Education

 ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies), UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project

In-service and pre-service teachers are invited to spend a day in facilitated discussion and learning with a group of 10 current and pre-service teachers from South Africa. The group, which includes teachers from multiple disciplines, will be in the US as part of the Global Teachers Institute, through Teach With Africa. Space for up to 16 Bay Area teacher-attendees. Participation is free; there...   More >

FREE

  Registration opens February 11. Register online or or by emailing Shane Carter at orias@berkeley.edu by March 20.

Keyboards and Mice: Ergonomic Alternatives (BEUHS401)

Workshop | March 27 | 9:45-10:45 a.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, Class of '42

 Greg Ryan, Campus Ergonomist, Be well at Work - Ergonomics

 Be Well at Work - Ergonimics

Learn about the ergonomics of keyboards and pointing devices, including appropriate workstation set-up, postures, and techniques for using them. Find out about the keyboards and pointing devices covered by the Computer Ergonomics Matching Funds Program. Enroll online at the UC Learning Center.

  Register online

Fraud Alert: Identifying and Addressing Impostor Syndrome

Seminar | March 27 | 6 p.m. | 105 Stanley Hall

 Dr. Amy Honigman, UC Berkeley Counseling and Psychological Services

 Thriving in Science

Berkeley can be a pressure cooker and it can be easy to feel like a fraud in a competitive environment. Do you know how to recognize impostor syndrome? How to deal with it once you recognize it? Join us for a special program and conversation with Dr. Amy Honigman on new approaches to identifying and addressing impostor syndrome.

Thursday, March 28, 2019

SOLD OUT - MORNING SESSION - Beyond Mordants: Two-Day Natural Dye Intensive with Michel Garcia

Workshop | March 28 – 29, 2019 every day | 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

In this 2 day intensive ​half day sessions ​you will learn the fundamentals of sustainable natural dyeing with the inimitable visiting dyer​ from France Michel Garcia.

$250, $225 UCBG Members

 SOLD OUT - email gardenprograms@berkeley.edu to be added to the waitlist. Or join our new afternoon session!.

EH&S 403 Training Session

Course | March 28 | 10:30-11:30 a.m. | 370 University Hall | Note change in date

 Jason Smith, UC Berkeley Office of Environment, Health, & Safety

 Office of Environment, Health & Safety

This session briefly covers the UC Berkeley specific radiation safety information you will need to start work.​ In addition, dosimeter will be issued, if required.

Econ 235, Financial Economics Seminar: Holiday

Seminar | March 28 | 11:10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | C330 Haas School of Business

 Department of Economics

Joint with Haas Finance Seminar

Curator’s Talk: Sandra Phillips on Unlimited

Presentation | March 28 | 12 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

BAMPFA Adjunct Senior Curator of Photography Sandra Phillips, who organized Unlimited: Recent Gifts from the William Goodman and Victoria Belco Photography Collection, will lead a close look at pictures by Bay Area photographers and place them in the context of Asian and European works also on view. Phillips is also curator emerita of photography at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, where,...   More >

Play Based Learning in the Global South: A Chat with BRAC

Panel Discussion | March 28 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 10 Stephens Hall

 The Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA), The Subir & Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies, Blum Center for Developing Economies, Master's of Development Practice

BRAC’s Executive Director, Dr. Muhammed Musa and BRAC USA’s Education Director, Devon McLorg, will co-present on effective approaches to early childhood development in the context of a larger strategy for poverty eradication. They will also highlight gaps in the research to advance gains in learning outcomes for young children.

Seminar 251, Labor Seminar: Spring Break

Seminar | March 28 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Center for Labor Economics

SOLD OUT - AFTERNOON SESSION - Beyond Mordants: Two-Day Natural Dye Intensive with Michel Garcia

Workshop | March 28 – 29, 2019 every day | 2-5 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

In this 2 day intensive ​half day sessions ​you will learn the fundamentals of sustainable natural dyeing with the inimitable visiting dyer​ from France Michel Garcia.

$250, $225 UCBG Members

 SOLD OUT.

Friday, March 29, 2019

SOLD OUT - MORNING SESSION - Beyond Mordants: Two-Day Natural Dye Intensive with Michel Garcia

Workshop | March 28 – 29, 2019 every day | 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

In this 2 day intensive ​half day sessions ​you will learn the fundamentals of sustainable natural dyeing with the inimitable visiting dyer​ from France Michel Garcia.

$250, $225 UCBG Members

 SOLD OUT - email gardenprograms@berkeley.edu to be added to the waitlist. Or join our new afternoon session!.

Labor Lunch Seminar: Spring Break

Seminar | March 29 | 12-1 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Center for Labor Economics

SOLD OUT - AFTERNOON SESSION - Beyond Mordants: Two-Day Natural Dye Intensive with Michel Garcia

Workshop | March 28 – 29, 2019 every day | 2-5 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

In this 2 day intensive ​half day sessions ​you will learn the fundamentals of sustainable natural dyeing with the inimitable visiting dyer​ from France Michel Garcia.

$250, $225 UCBG Members

 SOLD OUT.

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Making Paints from Plants: with Judi Pettite of BioHue

Workshop | March 30 | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

Learn to make water-based paint and inks with plants and earth pigments for use on paper or fabric with local artist and instructor Judi Pettite. All materials provided.

$100 / $90 UCBG members

  Register online or by calling 510-664-7606

Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony with Anfilo Coffee

Workshop | March 30 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. |  Hearst Museum of Anthropology | Canceled

 Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology

Join Anfilo Coffee for a traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony featuring hand roasted, premium quality, organic coffee beans imported from all the coffee growing regions of Ethiopia - Lemu, Yergacheffe, Harar, Sidamo and Lekemti. Before and after the ceremony, visit the exhibit Pleasure, Poison, Prescription, Prayer: The Worlds of Mind Altering Substances to learn more about coffee and tea...   More >