Sunday, October 22, 2017
Colloquium | August 25 – December 1, 2017 every day | 112 Wurster Hall
FRIDAYS - AUG 25 through DEC 1. CHECK THE SCHEDULE FOR SPEAKERS. Bay Area Leaders discuss topics in sustainability.
Workshop | October 21 – 22, 2017 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science
Our Fall training on the abridged series of the ABE labs will be held October 21-22, 2017 at the Lawrence Hall of Science in Berkeley. We welcome new and returning Bay Area AmgenBiotech Experience teachers to join us for the training. To sign up, please please contact Maia Binding: firstname.lastname@example.org or... More >
Workshop | October 22 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Families will fold origami cranes, practice brush painting with ink, hear and try their hand and writing haiku, and create a leaf journal. Docents will take small groups on a walk and talk exploring the Japanese Pool and our Asian plant collection.
Berkeley Social Welfare Gerontology Alumni Reunion and Networking: Featuring keynote speaker Jennie Chin Hansen
Lecture | October 22 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Haviland Hall, Social Research Library, 227 Haviland
Jennie Chin Hansen
Join your alumni colleagues and those with an interest in aging for a Homecoming weekend event!
Special Event | October 22 | 11 a.m.-3 p.m. | International House
Don't miss this day of unique I-House experiences and scrumptious international treats! The House will be buzzing with excitement, and we hope you will join in the fun.
Buy tickets online for only $7 for I-House alumni and their guests, or $12 for community members. Online registration closes Friday, October 20th at 12 pm.
Tickets will also be available at the door for $10 for I-House... More >
Sport - Intercollegiate - Soccer | October 22 | 11 a.m. | Edwards Track Stadium
Cal Women's Soccer hosts Oregon in conference action at Edwards Stadium.
Special Event | October 22 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Pauley Ballroom
Carol T. Christ, Chancellor, UC Berkeley
This year, UC Berkeleys Public Service Center formerly known as Cal Corps is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
Join us to honor Berkeleys legacy of social change and inspiring generations of students to become engaged civic leaders. Light refreshments will be served.
Opening remarks by Chancellor Carol T. Christ. Keynote by mother-son duo Angela Glover Blackwell J.D. 77, CEO of... More >
Space is limited. Please RSVP to Cardis McKines–Jones at email@example.com or 510.643.3249.
RSVP by calling Cardis McKines–Jones at 510.643.3249, or by emailing Cardis McKines–Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org
Social Event | October 22 | 12-2 p.m. | Alumni House
Top Dog with Top Dogs celebrates the Golden Bear spirit that Berkeley students and alumni of all ages share. Our event is a casual networking event in which students and alumni can connect for the purposes of meeting people who share your experiences, gaining mentorships, or finding potential educational and employment opportunities. Unlike typical formal networking events, Top Dog with Top Dogs... More >
Sport - Intercollegiate - Volleyball | October 22 | 1 p.m. | Haas Pavilion
Cal Volleyball hosts Washington in conference action at Haas Pavilion.
Join us for a free, docent-led tour of the Garden as we explore interesting plant species, learn about the vast collection, and see what is currently in bloom. Meet at the Entry Plaza.
Free with Garden admission
Advanced registration not required
Tours may be cancelled without notice.
For day-of inquiries, please call 510-643-2755
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Performing Arts - Theater | October 15 – 22, 2017 every Sunday | 2-4 p.m. | Zellerbach Playhouse
Tales from Ovid come to magical lifein all their playful, passionate, savage, elemental gloryin Mary Zimmermans Metamorphoses. In this visually fantastic world where the human and the divine collide, such familiar figures as Poseidon, King Midas and Eurydice share universal stories of love, hope, loss, betrayal and transformation.
$13 Cal Students, Staff & Faculty, & Seniors: $13 online in advance, $15 Cal Students, Staff & Faculty, & Seniors: $15 at the door, ID required., $18 General Admission: $18 online in advance, $20 General Admission: $20 at the door
Film - Feature | October 22 | 2 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
BAMPFA celebrates Homecoming Weekend with this perennial favorite in which college president Groucho and the other Marx Brothers wreak havoc on higher education.
Performing Arts - Theater | October 22 | 3 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
Théâtre de la Ville, Cal Performances
The remarkable troupe of Paris' Théâtre de la Ville returns to Berkeley after the smash success of its 2014 performance of Pirandello's Six Characters in Search of an Author. Again under the inspired direction of Emmanuel Demarcy-Mota, the company visits with a new production based on Albert Camus' fantastical yet frightening political allegory about the necessity of resistance in the face of... More >
$48 - 98
Performing Arts - Music | October 22 | 3 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Olli Mustonen, Cal Performances
A true Renaissance man who often appears as conductor, composer, and pianist in the same concert, Olli Mustonen channels all the breadth of his musical insight and experience into his exuberant solo recitals. Mustonen lends his vivid and balanced touch to lighter works by Schumann and Shchedrin, balanced by Beethoven's Second Piano Sonata and Prokofiev's dense and tumultuous Stalingrad Sonata.
Film - Feature | October 22 | 3:45 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Akermans brilliantly funny comedy of manners could be the cinemas most eloquent evocation of Sartres observation, Hell is other people. With Akermans self-portrait in film clips, Chantal Akerman by Chantal Akerman.
Performing Arts - Music | October 22 | 6 p.m. | Hearst Greek Theatre
A Seat at the Table, an album written and performed by Solange Knowles, and co-executive produced alongside Raphael Saadiq, has been released globally on September 30th, 2016 via Saint Records / Columbia.
Film - Feature | October 22 | 6:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
A reedit of Coppolas Vietnam War saga, the most astute, acute portrait of Americans at war in the post-World War II period. At the heart of its madness lies Marlon Brando.
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
Why do we sometimes know a lot about who made things, and why do we sometimes not? Why does it sometimes matter to us, and why might it sometimes not? These are the questions that will be raised in the exhibit that will inaugurate the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropologys renovated Kroeber Hall Gallery. The Museum will display objects from the collection that urge visitors to think... More >
Free UC Berkeley Students, Faculty, Staff, Hearst Museum Members, and Youth under 18, $6 General Admisison, $3 Non-UC Berkeley Students and seniors over 65
Exhibit - Painting | September 13 – December 10, 2017 every day | Mills College Art Museum
5000 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94613
In-Between Places (사이에 머물다) is the story of Korean American artists and their dreams, featuring new work by: Jung Ran Bae; Sohyung Choi; Kay Kang; Miran Lee; Young June Lew; Nicholas Oh; Younhee Paik; and Minji Sohn.
Exhibit - Multimedia | September 11, 2017 – January 8, 2018 every day | Moffitt Undergraduate Library
This exhibition is dedicated to the centenary of the Russian Revolution that took place in October of 1917. The exhibition will take place in the Moffitt Library, and it will highlight several print-items from the revolutionary times.
Access to the Moffitt Undergraduate Library is restricted and you'll need the UC Berkeley/ Cal Card for entry.
The 1987 book Ecocity Berkeley: Building Cities for a Healthy Future, inserting ecocity into the urban planning lexicon. Using Berkeley as a test bed, Richard Register promoted a new vision for urban development that now has worldwide resonance.
Exhibit - Multimedia | October 6 – 29, 2017 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
PEET brings his distinctive observational style to a pair of videos commissioned for BAMPFA's monumental outdoor screen and Theater Two.
Exhibit - Photography | October 6 – December 17, 2017 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This investigation of the editorial process behind Parks's photo-essay "Harlem Gang Leader" reveals unspoken conflicts between photographer, editor, subject, and truth.
Exhibit - Painting | October 6, 2017 – January 28, 2018 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Discover the singular vision of a Berkeley-born artist whose paintings explore both exterior and interior landscapes.
Exhibit - Artifacts | October 16, 2017 – June 3, 2018 every day | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases, 2nd floor corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library
Let there be laughter! This exhibition features Cal students
cartoons, jokes, and satire throughout the years selected
from their humor magazines and other publications.
Exhibit - Multimedia | October 6, 2017 – January 28, 2018 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This exhibition crosses cultures and centuries to bring together works that activate the expressive and aesthetic potential of letters and words.
Exhibit - Multimedia | October 6 – December 10, 2017 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This retrospective surveys the career of "one of our great urban visionaries" (New York Times), from Northern California to New York and back.