Friday, March 6, 2020
Conference/Symposium | March 6 | 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. | Berkeley Way West
Professional Development for Educators
On Friday, March 6, 2020, administrators and teacher-leaders are invited to attend a one-day showcase of the many professional development programs for educators here at UC Berkeley. Come explore professional learning options for educators across disciplines and in different stages of their careers.
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This event is open to educators, including administrators and teacher-leaders.
Registration opens November 1. Register online by February 28.
Karuna Mantena | Gandhian Satyagraha and Democratic Politics: Celebrating the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi
Lecture | March 6 | 4-6 p.m. | 10 Stephens Hall
Karuna Mantena, Professor of Political Science, Columbia University
Munis Faruqui, Director, Institute for South Asia Studies; Sarah Kailath Professor of India Studies; Associate Professor in the Department of South and Southeast Asian Studies
Institute for South Asia Studies, Sarah Kailath Chair of India Studies, Center for British Studies, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Center for Initiative on Political Conflict, Gender and People's Rights Race and Gender
A talk by Columbia University Political Scientist and scholar of Gandhi and non-violence studies Professor Karuna Mantena.
Special Event | March 6 | 6-9 p.m. | 111 Minna Gallery
This is a great event to network with alumni, connect with the current class, and chat with the Fung Institute staff. There will be complimentary hors-d'oeuvres and an open bar. It is walking distance to the Montgomery Bart station and parking garages are nearby. Due to capacity we have limited space for guests. Registration will open in January.
Performing Arts - Dance | March 6 | 8-10 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
Liam Scarlett/Vespertine (music: Bjarte Eike, Dowland, Corelli, Geminiani) (California Premiere)
Stephanie Martinez/Bliss! (music: Stravinsky) (California Premiere)
Nicholas Blanc/Beyond the Shore (music: Mason Bates) (Bay Area Premiere, Cal Performances Co-commission)
Justin Peck/The Times Are Racing (music: Dan Deacon)
$42-148 (prices subject to change)
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
Exhibit - Photography | August 28, 2019 – May 15, 2020 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Stephens Hall, Townsend Center, 220 Stephens
In an exhibition of selected works from the past five decades, documentary photographer Ken Light probes social and political issues in America.
Viewing hours are generally Monday-Friday, 9 am to 4 pm. The exhibit is located in a space also used for events. Please contact the Townsend Center to confirm availability.
Exhibit - Multimedia | September 1, 2019 – August 31, 2020 every day | Free Speech Movement Cafe (Moffitt Library)
Celebrates the magnificent diversity of languages that advance research, teaching, and learning at the University of California, Berkeley. It is the point of embarkation for an exciting sequential exhibit that will build on one post per week, showcasing an array of digitized works in the original language chosen by those who work with these languages on a daily basis - librarians, professors,... More >
Object Lessons brings together ancient and modern Egyptian artifacts from the Center for the Tebtunis Papyri and the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology in an exhibition in The Bancroft Library Gallery and Corridor. In the gallery, we invite you to explore how items from everyday life were created and discarded, excavated and conserved, from antiquity to the present day. The corridor... More >