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Saturday, March 17, 2018

The Late (Wild) Augustine: Day 2

Conference/Symposium | March 17 | 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

 Catherine Conybeare, Bryn Mawr College; J. Patout Burns, Vanderbilt University, Emeritus; Anthony Dupont, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven

 Christopher Blunda, University of California, Berkeley

 Department of History, Berkeley Center for the Study of Religion

Invited international scholars will examine the work of Augustine, Bishop of Hippo Regius in North Africa, during the later Roman empire. Participants will assess Augustine’s positions on original sin, grace, redemption and free will as they developed over the latter part of his life. Organized by Susanna Elm, Sidney H. Ehrman Professor of European History, UC Berkeley.

Saint Augustine in His Study, Sandro Botticelli, 1480

InfoCamp 2018: Join us at the UC Berkeley School of Information for InfoCamp 2018, where we will explore how society is being revolutionized as information, data and digital technology weave their way deeper into its fabric.

Conference/Symposium | March 17 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  South Hall

 Information Management Student Association

The UC Berkeley School of Information is hosting an event called InfoCamp on Saturday March 17.

InfoCamp is a day-long event that draws professionals, students, and entrepreneurs across a wide range of sectors who work in roles in data science, UX design, product management, software engineering and policy.

The theme this year is Augmenting Society. We will spend the day exploring how...   More >

$25 Early Bird Ticket (Available until 2/24), $35 General Admission

  Tickets go on sale February 5. Buy tickets online

Sunflowers and Umbrellas: Social Movements, Expressive Practices, and Political Culture in Taiwan and Hong Kong

Conference/Symposium | March 17 | 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. | Institute of East Asian Studies, Suite 510

 1995 University Ave , Berkeley, CA 94704

 Caverlee Cary

 Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Chinese Studies (CCS)

March 16, 9:00 am - 7:345pm, 180 Doe Library
March 17, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm, Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), 1995 University Avenue, Suite 510

This second day of the two-day symposium (Day 1 is held in 180 Doe Library) features a screening of the film "Yellowing" and a discussion with the filmmaker....   More >

SOLD OUT - FAMILY PROGRAM: Magical Mini Moss Gardens

Workshop | March 17 | 10-11 a.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

In honor of St. Paddy’s day, join our moss and lichen hunt, learn a little botany, and make a "magical" mini moss garden to take home.

$15 Adult or Child, $10 Member Adult or Child (requires Family level Membership)

 SOLD OUT - Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.

WiCSE 40th Anniversary Celebration

Conference/Symposium | March 17 | 11 a.m.-6 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, 3rd Floor, Banatao Auditorium

 Diane Greene, Google Cloud; Barbara Simons, Verified Voting; Tsu-Jae King Liu, UC Berkeley EECS

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

The UC Berkeley Women in Computer Science and Engineering (WiCSE) 40th Anniversary Reunion celebrates 40 years of women in technology at Berkeley. Join us for a day packed full of reunions, enlightening talks, and networking opportunities!

  Register online

CalFRESH MEGA Clinic: Nutrition Week

Workshop | March 17 | 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Multicultural Community Center

 Hong Heng, UC Berkeley Basic Needs Security Committee

 UC Berkeley Basic Needs Security Committee

CalFresh can stretch your monthly budget! CalFresh, also know as SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program) is nutritional assistance program that helps eligible students and other populations be able to buy nutritious foods and groceries! For potentially eligible students, you can receive up to $192 food dollars each month for groceries!

Come apply for CalFresh Saturday, March 17,...   More >