Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Presentation | December 5 | 9-9:30 a.m. | Barrows Hall, Radio broadcast, ON-AIR ONLY, 90.7 FM
Ashley Smiley, Department of Integrative Biology; Tesla Monson, Department of Integrative Biology
Tune in to a new episode of The Graduates this Tuesday to hear from Ashley Smiley, biologist and biomechanician in the Department of Integrative Biology at UC Berkeley. The Graduates, featuring graduate student research at Cal, is broadcast every other Tuesday on KALX 90.7 FM and online.
Presentation | December 5 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. | Wurster Hall
TUE, DEC 5, 9am-6pm. Students in ARCH 100C & ARCH 200A will present their projects to faculty and guest critics.
Presentation | December 5 | 10 a.m.-1 p.m. | 542 Davis Hall
CE153 Airport Design
Nine groups of students from the highly popular CE153 Airport Design Class will present their final term projects. Project themes cover an interesting spectrum of real-world and real-time aviation problems.
Colloquium | December 5 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | Evans Hall, 766-768 CSHE Conference Room
The Center for Studies in Higher Education is pleased to invite you to attend a presentation by two CSHE Visiting Scholars.
Seminar | December 5 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 101 Life Sciences Addition
Carolina Lopez, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Pathobiology
This seminar is partially sponsored by NIH
Student Hosted Seminar in Organic Chemistry: Ex Detritus, Scientia: Revelations from Catalyst Decomposition in Olefin Metathesis
Seminar | December 5 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 120 Latimer Hall
Olefin metathesis is the most versatile catalytic methodology now known for the assembly of carbon-carbon bonds. Long embraced by synthetic chemists in academia, it is now seeing uptake in pharmaceutical manufacturing, with the first processes coming on stream in 2014 and 2015 (Figure 1a).1 Notwithstanding the transformative potential of these methodologies, however, molecular metathesis... More >
Seminar | December 5 | 1-2 p.m. | 133 Giannini Hall
Dr. Kirsteen Shields, University of Dundee
Visiting Scholar, Dr. Kirsteen Shields will share her talk "Land Reform: Lessons from Scotland"
ABSTRACT: In post-independence referendum Scotland, renewed interest in revising the laws on tenure and ownership of land has been described as a land reform 'revolution'. The Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016 sought to facilitate communities right to buy land in rural and urban settings. Central to... More >
i4Y Child Marriage and Youth Empowerment Group Speaker Series: Child Marriage: Policies, Legal Frameworks and Accountability
Seminar | December 5 | 2-3 p.m. | 198 University Hall
Ndola Prata, i4Y (Innovations for Youth)
About the presenter: Ndola Prata, MD, MSc is Director of the Bixby Center for Population, Health & Sustainability, a Professor in Residence in Maternal and Child Health and the Fred H. Bixby Endowed Chair in Population and Family Planning in the School of Public Health at UC Berkeley. She is a physician and medical demographer from Angola. Her research focuses on the design, implementation, and... More >
Seminar | December 5 | 2:10-3:30 p.m. | 740 Evans Hall
Tao Su, UC BERKELEY
In this talk, I will present a tangle approach in the study of Legendrian knots. The 2 main ingredients are ruling polynomials (Legendrian analogues of Jones polynomials), and augmentation varieties ('moduli of rank 1 representations' of Chekanov-Eliashberg DGAs) for Legendrian tangles, where the point-counting of the latter recovers the former. The tangle approach in particular leads to new and... More >
Workshop | December 5 | 4:10-5 p.m. | Barrows Hall, D-Lab (Barrows 350)
Stacy Reardon; Cody Hennesy
If you've tinkered in WordPress, Google Sites, or other web publishing tools, chances are you've wanted more control over the placement and appearance of your content. With a little HTML and CSS under your belt, you'll know how to edit "under the hood" so you can place an image exactly where you want it, customize the formatting of text, or troubleshoot copy & paste issues.
Seminar | November 1, 2016 – December 5, 2017 every Tuesday | 5:10-6 p.m. | 212 O'Brien Hall
Each week the Engineering and Project Management Society brings in a speaker to talk about topics related to construction and project management. Light refreshments will be provided.
Event is ADA accessible. For disability accommodation requests and information, please contact Disability Access Services by phone at 510.643.6456 (voice) or 510.642.6376 (TTY) or by email at... More >