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Friday, October 26, 2018

Jacobs Design Conversations: Kyle Wiens

Lecture | October 26 | 12-1 p.m. | 310 Jacobs Hall

 Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation

About Jacobs Design Conversations:
Each semester, the Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation invites leading designers and makers to Berkeley to speak as part of the Jacobs Design Conversations series. Connecting diverse perspectives under one roof, Jacobs Design Conversations are spaces for dialogue on a broad spectrum of innovations and ideas.

As part of this series, Kyle Wiens will share...   More >

A Fair Shot- Discussion of Life and Career Lessons, Incorporating Public Health and Leadership Principles

Lecture | October 26 | 2-3:30 p.m. | Berkeley Way West, Colloquium Room 1103

 Michael Lu, MD, MS, MPH

 Center of Excellence in Maternal, Child, and Adolecsent Health

The Center of Excellence in Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Health is thrilled to welcome Dr. Michael Lu for a once in a lifetime presentation and discussion on becoming a leader in public health. We hope you join us!

RSVP link in attached flyer

  RSVP online

Book Talk: Power Shift: How Latinos in California Transformed Politics in America

Lecture | October 26 | 3-4:30 p.m. | 109 Moses Hall

 David R. Ayón, Author; George L. Pla, Author

 Lisa García Bedolla, IGS Director

 Institute of Governmental Studies

Come join us for a dialogue among authors David R. Ayón and George L. Pla and IGS Director Lisa García Bedolla.

Register at: bit.ly/PowerShiftBook

Organized by the Institute of Governmental Studies and the Matsui Center.

Highway Traffic Operations under Reliability and Security Failures

Lecture | October 26 | 4 p.m. | 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

 Saurabh Amin, MIT

 Institute of Transportation Studies

MIT's Saurabh Amin will present Highway Traffic Operations under Reliability and Security Failures on October 26, 2018 at 4 p.m. in 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building. Join us for cookies and beverages at 3:30 p.m.

Visit from Leonardo Padura, Cuba's Greatest Living Author

Lecture | October 26 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall

 Leonardo Padura, Writer

 Townsend Center for the Humanities, Department of History, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, UC-Cuba Educational Initiative

Leonardo Padura, Cuba's most distinguished living author, winner of numerous international literary prizes, including the Asturias Prize (called Spain's "Literary Nobel Prize"), and author of several novels and essays, including the detective series The Four Seasons of Havana, which has also been adapted as a Netflix series, will read from his work and be interviewed on-stage on Friday, October...   More >