Friday, October 5, 2018
Seminar | October 5 | 12-1 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
You are welcome to bring your lunch ~ food will not be provided
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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Colloquium | October 5 | 4-6 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center), IEAS Conference Room (510A)
William H. Overholt, Senior Research Fellow, Harvard University
Thomas Gold, Professor, Sociology, UC Berkeley
In his new book, China's Crisis of Success, William Overholt shows that China's rise has reached a threshold where success has eliminated the conditions that enabled miraculous growth. Continued success requires re-invention of its economy and politics. The old economic strategy based on exports and infrastructure now piles up debt without producing sustainable economic growth, and Chinese... More >
Performing Arts - Music | October 5 | 8-10 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
Max Richter with the American Contemporary Music Ensemble, Cal Performances
Electro-acoustic composer-pianist Max Richter, whose work is a ubiquitous presence in dance, film, and television, appears with the American Contemporary Music Ensemble(ACME), an ensemble of contemporary music dynamos (NPR). Richter and ACME perform selections from Richters work Infra, inspired by T.S. Eliots The Waste Land; and from his score for the dystopian HBO drama, The Leftovers.
$42-58 (prices subject to change)
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
Exhibit - Artifacts | April 16, 2018 – February 28, 2019 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 8 a.m.-5 p.m. | Bancroft Library, 2nd Floor Corridor
This exhibition celebrates the University of Californias sesquicentennial anniversary with photographs, correspondence, publications, and other documentation drawn from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library collections. It features an array of golden bears, including Oski, and explores the illustrious history of UC Berkeley.