Thursday, May 11, 2017
Course | May 11 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | University Hall, Room 24
Synopsis: A specialty workshop that covers the unique pre- and post-award issues associated with research fellowships and training grants.
Workshop | May 11 – 12, 2017 every day | 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
How do you make plants and flowers seem alive and natural in a drawing or painting? Can you smell their scent and feel their fragilility or strength? Using charcoal, pen and ink, and colored pencil we will practice seeing and translating forms from the plant kingdom into works of art that are both energetic and recognizable. I will have extra materials there. We will start loosely and move in for... More >
$200, $190 members
Workshop | May 11 | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 177 Stanley Hall
Erica Whitney, Berkeley Research Development Office
Clear writing is a valuable skill for all researchers, and it can positively influence the impact of your science. This workshop will help you write about your research more clearly and effectively.
Workshop | May 11 | 1:30-4:30 p.m. | International House, Home Room
Intercultural Trainers, Robertson Center for Intercultural Leadership
Its a truism that trust matters in the workplace: when colleagues trust one another, not only do we feel better, but we accomplish more. Trust, though, doesnt always come easily: evolution has programmed our unconscious minds to be sensitive to potential threats, and where there is threat there is no trust. To make matters even more challenging, our cultures have given us varied ways of... More >
Seminar | May 11 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Parag Pathak, and Jon Schellenberg
Beyond $15: Immigrant Workers, Faith Activists, and the Revival of the Labor Movement: Book talk with Jonathan Rosenblum
Reading - Nonfiction | May 11 | 6-7:30 p.m. | 2521 Channing Way (Inst. for Res. on Labor & Employment), Large Conference Room
Readers interested in labor activism, history, economics, industrial relations, or immigration studies will find this book to be compelling and captivating, as Rosenblum captures the story of this unifying, important, and successful fight for economic equity. Booklist
Join us for a book talk with author Jonathan Rosenblum to discuss his new book, Beyond $15: Immigrant Workers, Faith... More >
Get crafty with us! Were hosting free, drop-in arts & crafts workshops in the MLK Jr. Student Union campus living room every 2nd Thursday of the month.
This October, we'll be making some spooky-looking velum Halloween Lanterns taught by Cal C.R.E.A.T.E. (Creative Residencies for Emerging Artists Teaching Empowerment). Hope to see you there!