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Monday, July 8, 2019

Teaching Writing in the Secondary Classroom

Workshop | July 8 – 12, 2019 every day | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Berkeley Way West, To Be Determined

 M. Clare LePell, The Bay Area Writing Project

 The Bay Area Writing Project

We all want our students to write more and to greater effect, but how do we make this happen? How do we build memorable and meaningful writing lessons that generate thoughtful content and address the needs of both our strongest student writers and our most struggling student writers? What are strategies for helping English Learners and for building students' skills that meet the new Common Core...   More >

Building a Writing Program in the Elementary Classroom

Workshop | July 8 – 12, 2019 every day | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | Berkeley Way West, To Be Determined

 Aija Simmons, The Bay Area Writing Project

 The Bay Area Writing Project

In this workshop we will explore research based routines, structures, and strategies for building a robust writing program for young writers. Strategies include writing to build community, writing as sense making, writing in academic forms, and writing for self expression and reflection. We will consider issues of equity as well as incorporate aspects of social and emotional learning standards...   More >

Post-Baccalaureate Health Professions Program Online Information Session

Information Session | July 8 | 12-1 p.m. |  Online

 UC Berkeley Extension

Gain academic preparation in the sciences along with one-on-one advising to enhance your application to medical, dental or veterinary school, as well as to advanced degree programs in medical- and health-related fields.

  Register online

Space for Education: Inspiring the Next Generation of Engineers – Panel event organized conjointly by the Luxembourg Trade and Investment Office in San Francisco and UC Berkeley Extension

Panel Discussion | July 8 | 5:30-8:30 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.), 608 -609

 Diana Wu, Dean of UC Berkeley Extension, UC Berkeley Extension

 Etienne Schneider, Deputy Prime Minister of Luxembourg – Minister of Economy – Minister of Health, Luxembourg Government

 Dr. Simon Pete Worden, Executive Director, Breakthrough Initiatives; former Director of NASA Ames Research Center, Breakthrough Initiatives

 UC Berkeley Extension, Grand Duche of Luxembourg - Trade and Investment Office in San Francisco

The Luxembourg Trade and Investment Office in San Francisco and UC Berkeley Extension are thrilled to invite you to a unique panel discussion on July 8, 2019:
Space for Education: Inspiring the Next Generation of Engineers.

  Register online

Exhibits and Ongoing Events

Whose University?: The 50th Anniversary of the UC Berkeley Third World Liberation Front Strike

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – August 31, 2019 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery

 Library, Ethnic Studies, Department of, Ethnic Studies Library, TWLF 50th Planning Committee, Media Resources Center

In 1969, one of the longest student-led strikes in UC Berkeley history gave birth to a movement that has lasted for five decades. The strike was organized by the Third World Liberation Front (TWLF), a coalition of African American, Asian American, Chicanx, and Native American student organizations. Inspired by liberation movements at home and abroad and the 1968 San Francisco State College TWLF...   More >

 This location is wheelchair accessible.