Saturday, March 7, 2020
Sport - Intercollegiate - Track & Field | March 7 | Edwards Track Stadium
Cal Men's Track & Field hosts Cal Season Opener at Edwards Stadium.
Conference/Symposium | March 7 | 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building
Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) conferences are designed to introduce 5th-8th grade young womxn to careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, (STEM). At an EYH conference youll participate in fun-filled hands-on activities. You wont just learn about science, youll get to participate in activities led by real womxn who work in science, technology and engineering.
Workshop | March 6 – 8, 2020 every day | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Jodo Shinshu Center
2140 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
The Centers for Japanese Studies and Buddhist Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, together with Ōtani University and Ryūkoku University in Kyoto announce a workshop under the supervision of Mark Blum that will focus on critically examining premodern and modern hermeneutics of the Tannishō, a core text of the Shin sect of Buddhism, and arguably the most well-read... More >
Lecture | March 7 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | 505 UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.)
Rebecca Andersen, Career Services at the UC Berkeley Information School; RuthAnn Haffke, UC Berkeley School of Public Health
Making a career transition can be bewildering: how do you find jobs? How can you stand out as a candidate? And, if you finally get an interview, how do you showcase yourself as the best candidate? This workshop will walk participants through each step of making a career transition. Through interactive exercises, we will cover strategies in personal branding, networking, résumé and LinkedIn... More >
Special Event | January 4 – December 5, 2020 the first Saturday of the month every month | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Join the Garden for our monthly Sick Plant Clinic and find out which diseases ail your plants. Entomologists are also available to identify the pests that are living in your plants too! Please cover plants and disease samples in containers or bags before entering the Garden.
BERKELEY CLINIC DIAGNOSES RESIDENTS' PLANTS
Lauren Reed-Guy, Chronicle Staff Writer
San Francisco Chronicle June 29,... More >
Information Session | March 7 | 10-11 a.m. | 7 UC Berkeley Extension (Belmont Center)
Learn how this professional certificate can help you launch or advance your career in clinical research by enhancing your knowledge of clinical trials. For more information about the program, visit extension.berkeley.edu/cert/clinical.html.
Conference/Symposium | March 7 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | Hearst Field Annex
Asian Pacific American Student Development Office
Since 1990, APIICON has been a critical space for students, professors, and community members to dialogue about the pressing issues within the Asian/Pacific Islander community and to generate shared solutions. The ultimate goal of APIICON is to educate, empower, and organize our community. This year's theme is Breakdown and Rebuild: Creating Sustainable Futures.
Workshop | March 7 | 11 a.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Join quiltmakers Stacey Sharman and Kristen Takakuwa of Berkeleys Hello Stitch Studio to explore the art of quilting. Play with fabric, scissors, and sewing machines to create fabric collage postcards in this workshop in conjunction with Rosie Lee Tompkins: A Retrospective. Fabric scraps from collector Eli Leons personal stash will be available to use in your own mini-masterpiece.
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Sport - Intercollegiate - Tennis | March 7 | 12 p.m. | Hellman Tennis Center
Cal Women's Tennis hosts USC at Hellman Tennis Complex.
Panel Discussion | March 7 | 2 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
In conjunction with the exhibition Ron Nagle: Handsome Drifter, Nagle is joined in conversation by his longtime friend the internationally celebrated tattoo artist Don Ed Hardy. The two artists will discuss mutual tastes and interests including the visual culture of Japan, the concept of wabi-sabi and the value of the imperfect, and the marginalization of certain art forms in mainstream... More >
Sport - Intercollegiate - Rugby | March 7 | 3:30 p.m. | Witter Rugby Field
Cal Rugby hosts Army at Witter Rugby Field.
Sport - Intercollegiate - Gymnastics | March 7 | 4 p.m. | Haas Pavilion
Cal Men's Gymnastics hosts Senior Meet at Haas Pavilion.
Film - Feature | March 7 | 5 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Performing Arts - Music | March 7 | 5 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
10 Meditations in an Emergency is a performance for cello, voice, and recorded sound that doubles as a series of meditation exercises for living through modernitys ongoingand intensifyingemergencies. Beginning with a series of textual shards from Frank OHaras 1957 Meditations in an Emergency (in times of crisis we must all decide again and again whom we love, everything is turbulent and... More >
Performing Arts - Music | March 7 | 8-10 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Saturday, March 7
Piano Sonata No. 19 in G minor, Op. 49, No. 1
Piano Sonata No. 16 in G major, Op. 31, No. 1
Piano Sonata No. 7 in D major, Op. 10, No. 3
Piano Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 2, No. 2
Piano Sonata No. 31 in A-flat major, Op. 110
Sunday, March 8
Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13, Pathétique
Piano Sonata No. 22 in F major, Op. 54
Piano Sonata No. 26 in... More >
$68 (prices subject to change)
Performing Arts - Dance | March 7 | 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)
Film - Feature | March 7 | 8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
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 >
Exhibit - Painting | February 5 – May 31, 2020 every day | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
January 15May 31, 2020
Among the last great ukiyo-e artists of Meiji Japan, Taiso Yoshitoshi (18391892) reigned supreme for his daring prints based on various tales and legends of ancient Japan and China. He made use of Western colors and inks for dramatic effect, yet stayed loyal to the woodblock print techniques that had guided past masters. In his short life, he created numerous series... More >
Exhibit - Artifacts | February 19 – July 19, 2020 every day | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
February 19July 19, 2020
Rosie Lee Tompkins (19362006) is widely considered one of the most brilliant and inventive quiltmakers of the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. Her reputation has grown to the point where her work is no longer considered solely within the context of quilting, but celebrated among the great American artistic achievements of our time. Rosie Lee Tompkins: A... More >
Exhibit - Artifacts | February 26 – July 12, 2020 every day | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
In the spring of 1970, President Richard Nixon announced an expansion of the Vietnam War into eastern Cambodia. After fifteen years in Vietnam, the maneuver prompted outrage across an already divided United States. Nixon and other conservative politicians, tired of near-constant dissent, focused their energies on vocal university students who protested the war. Nixon called them bums, while... More >
Exhibit - Artifacts | February 13 – June 21, 2020 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. | Hearst Museum of Anthropology
Textile makers around the world do more than create vibrant fabrics for innumerable uses. Their creations stretch in countless ways. They reach back in timereviving old traditionsand forward in time, bringing countless innovations, and fusing cultural traditions. Cloth objects may reflect painful histories and the oppression of colonialism. Artisans therefore weave and stitch fabric that is... More >