Monday, March 12, 2018
Workshop | March 12 | 2407 Dwinelle Hall
Join UCBHSSP for a day of content learning and planning! Angela LeBlanc-Ernest, a scholar of the Black Panther Party, will share her research, which is part of a documentary she is developing on the Party's Oakland Community School. She will also introduce teachers to the Intersectional Black Panther Party History Project, which highlights the experience of women in the Black Panther Party.
Conference/Symposium | March 12 | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. | Boalt Hall, School of Law, Goldberg room 297
UC Berkeley School of Law, The Berkeley APEC Study Center, The Institute of East Asian Studies, Miller Center for Global Challenges and the Law, The Clausen Center for International Business and Policy
With the Brexit referendum, election of Donald Trump, and the continued stasis at the World Trade Organization (WTO), the liberal, rules-based trading order is facing considerable pressure for business and policymakers. These pressures come from structural economic forces, systemic changes in geopolitics, domestic political conflicts in the US and elsewhere, and a rethinking of the ideological... More >
Seminar | March 12 | 12-2 p.m. | 000 Boalt Hall, School of Law | Note change in time and location
David Kamin / Ed Kleinbard / Alan Auerbach
Information Session | March 12 | 12-1 p.m. | Online
Discover how this certificate, approved by the Human Resource Certification Institute, can help you make the most of growing opportunities in human resource management.
Lecture | March 12 | 3-5 p.m. | 119 Moses Hall
Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner, University of Virginia
Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner will discuss her book, Active Citizenship: Claim-Making and the Pursuit of Social Welfare in Rural India. This book explores the everyday practices through which poor citizens of the worlds largest democracy make claims on the state for social welfare. Drawing on an original survey of 2210 households as well as 500 in-depth interviews in 105 villages of Rajasthan, she... More >
Seminar | March 12 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 639 Evans Hall
IB Seminar: Evolution in full color: natural selection, sexual selection, and unexpected diversity in frogs
Seminar | March 12 | 4-5 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building
Rayna Bell, National Museum of Natural History
Defining the Medieval Mediterranean Economy: Sources and Questions: A talk by Chris Wickham, March 12th 2018
Lecture | March 12 | 5 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union
Chris Wickham, Oxford University
"Defining the Medieval Mediterranean Economy: Sources and Questions."
Chris Wickham, Chichele Professor of Medieval History emeritus at Oxford University and Fellow of All Souls College
12 March 2018
5:00 pm in Pauley Ballroom East, MLK Center.
Lecture | March 12 | 5-7 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall
Leigh Eric Schmidt is the Edward C. Mallinckrodt Distinguished University Professor in the Humanities at Washington University in St. Louis. He joined Washingtons John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics in 2011.
Speak Swahili with your fellow Swahili students and enthusiasts over a drink at Jupiter (check for location updates). This is an informal gathering to connect with other Swahili speakers on campus and in Berkeley. Each person will support their own beverage purchases (water, soda, coffee, tea, beer, etc.), but we will provide the good company! And of course, Swahili speaking only! All skill and... More >
UROC DeCal Demystifying the Research Process: Decolonizing Methods in Academic Research (Hosted by UROC: Undergraduate Researchers of Color)
Istifaa Ahmed, UROOC
Ethnic Studies 98/198
Class Time: Mondays, 6pm-8pm, 1/22/18 - 4/30/18
Course Control Number (CCN): 24251
Units: 1-3 units
Student Instructor: Istifaa Ahmed
Welcome to our student-led organization and DeCal, Underrepresented Researchers of Color (UROC) Demystifying the Research Process: Decolonizing Methods in Academic Research! We seek to build a community of researchers of color... More >
Panel Discussion | March 12 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Boalt Hall, School of Law, Room 295, Warren Room
Michael W. McConnell, Richard and Frances Mallery Professor of Law Director, Constitutional Law Center at Stanford Law School
Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean and Jesse H. Choper Distinguished Professor of Law at University of California, Berkeley
Jesse Choper, Earl Warren Professor of Public Law (Emeritus) at University of California, Berkeley
Frederick Gedicks, Guy Anderson Chair and Professor of Law at Brigham Young University
Stephen Sugarman, Roger J. Traynor Professor at University of California, Berkeley
Monday, March 12, 2018
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Warren Room 295, Berkeley Law
THE HONORABLE J. CLIFFORD WALLACE LECTURE SERIES: THE UPS AND DOWNS OF RELIGIOUS FREEDOM
Lecture | March 12 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Judith Butler, Maxine Elliot Professor, Comparative Literature, UC Berkeley; Zeynep Gambetti, Political Theory, Boğazici University
Join UC Berkeley Professor Judith Butler as she talks with Turkish political philosopher Zeynep Gambetti on the idea of public happiness in the wake of public resistance, using the 2013 Gezi Park protests in Istanbul as a springboard.
Judith Butler is a Maxine Elliot Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature at the University of California, Berkeley. Her work has been influential... More >
Lecture | March 12 | 7 p.m. | Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)
Annette Yoshiko Reed, Professor, New York University
Herman P. and Sophia Taubman Chair in Jewish Studies, GTU Center for Jewish Studies, Lehrhaus Judaica, Jewish Studies Program at UC Davis, Taube Center for Jewish Studies at Stanford University
2018 Taubman Lecture Series
Lecture 1: Monday, March 12, 7 pm: What Was Lost with the Dead Sea Scrolls
Planet Vision: Why we first need to build a shared, positive vision of the future to address our environmental challenges
Lecture | March 12 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Anna Head Alumnae Hall (2537 Haste St.)
Dr. Jonathan Foley, California Academy of Sciences
A world-renowned scientist, Dr. Foley's work focuses on the sustainability of our planet and the ecosystems and natural resources we depend on. Throughout his career, he has made major contributions to our understanding of worldwide changes in ecosystems, land use and climate, and global food security.
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
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 | January 22 – May 15, 2018 every day | 210 Wurster Hall
See the homes of the STARS!! Or more precisely, designs for the homes and gardens of film stars, directors, screen writers, and designers curated by head archivist at the Environmental Design Archives, Waverly Lowell.
ON VIEW: FEB 22-APR 20, MON-FRI 10am-5pm. Recent designs of the internationally recognized 2018 Berkeley-Rupp Architecture Professor will be featured, ranging from cultural centers to educational institutions to urban landscapes. Open to the public!