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Saturday, November 18, 2017

Fall 2017 Architecture Sustainability Colloquium

Colloquium | August 25 – December 1, 2017 every day | 112 Wurster Hall

 College of Environmental Design

FRIDAYS - AUG 25 through DEC 1. CHECK THE SCHEDULE FOR SPEAKERS. Bay Area Leaders discuss topics in sustainability.

Conference on Global Economic Issues 2017

Conference/Symposium | November 18 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  David Brower Center

 2150 Allston Way, Suite 100, Berkeley, CA

 Department of Economics

UC Berkeley's Clausen Center for International Business and Policy will hold its biennial Conference on Global Economic Issues on Saturday, November 18, 2017.

Confirmed speakers include Ilan Goldfajn, President of the Banco Central do Brazil who will give the Egon and Joan von Kaschnitz keynote lecture, John Williams, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, Ildefonso Guajardo...   More >

Family Program: Little Gardeners

Workshop | November 18 | 10-11:30 a.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

Get your hands dirty in this introduction to the basics of gardening for young children. This wonderful hands-on workshop will teach the basics of botany and growing plants for children ages 4-12 years old.

$15 Adult, $15 Child, $10 Member Adult, $10 Member Child

  Register online or by calling 510-664-9841, or by emailing gardenprograms@berkeley.edu

Backstrap Loom Weaving Demonstration and Textile Sale

Workshop | November 18 – 19, 2017 every day | 11 a.m.-2 p.m. |  Hearst Museum of Anthropology

 Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology

Masterful Guatemalan weaver, Bertina López Cumez will be demonstrating backstrap loom weaving techniques at this special event held at the Hearst Museum. Try your hand at weaving while getting to speak one-on-one with a talented artist and maker. Bertina will be joined by her daughter Melissa who will also be demonstrating.
In addition to the demonstration, textiles made by Bertina and her...   More >

  Register online