Friday, March 20, 2020
Course | March 9 – May 1, 2020 every day | Online
Meg Honan, RPT, MS, CP; Melissa Afterman, MS-HFE, CPE
This 8-week online course presents fundamental concepts from multiple disciplines that are essential to practicing ergonomics. The course begins with core topics from anatomy, kinesiology and the physiology of work as applied to human abilities and limitations.
Workshop | March 20 | 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | University Hall, Rm#24 (basement)
These 2.5hr experiential learning sessions make space for managers/supervisors to practice creating and communicating goals, check-in conversations, and calibrating performance using the Achievement Criteria.
Meeting | January 24 – May 1, 2020 every other Friday | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 190B Doe Library
Find more information on the BIDS Events list: https://bids.berkeley.edu/events.
Workshop | March 20 | 12:10-1 p.m. | 251 Hearst Gymnasium
Practicing yoga can release tension in your joints, give you greater range of motion, and offer increased comfort in all aspects of your life. Learn basic yoga poses and breathing techniques to transform your practice into a moving meditation. Optional: Join the Passport Yoga Passport Challenge and get a different stamp for each class to be entered into a drawing for a yoga prize! Please bring... More >
Sport - Intercollegiate - Tennis | March 20 | 1:30 p.m. | Hellman Tennis Center
Cal Women's Tennis hosts Hawai'i at Hellman Tennis Complex.
Workshop | March 20 | 1:30-4 p.m. | University Hall, Rm#24 (basement)
These 2.5hr experiential learning sessions make space for individual contributors to practice creating and communicating goals, check-in conversations, and calibrating performance using the Achievement Criteria.
Workshop | March 20 | 2-3 p.m. | Berkeley International Office, Conference Room
Attend an interactive one hour workshop to review your OPT application with an international student adviser! This is a group workshop that allows you to follow along as a BIO adviser leads you through the application step by step.
During this workshop, you will go over the required documents, how to fill out forms, and most common mistakes in the application. Please bring ALL required... More >
Electrical Control of Interlayer Exciton Dynamics in Semiconducting Atomically Thin Heterostructures: Nano Seminar Series
Seminar | March 20 | 2-3 p.m. | 4 LeConte Hall
Van der Waals heterostructures constructed of 2-dimensional (2-D) materials such as single layer transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDs) have sparked wide interest because of their large excitonic binding energy, allowing the exploration of novel quantum optical effects in a solid-state system and new opto-electronic devices.
In this talk, I will discuss our results in van der Waals... More >
Colloquium | March 20 | 3 p.m. | 250 Morrison Hall
Timing is Everything
Composer Pauline Kim Harris will talk about her compositions in which she considers the unique and individual experience of the perception of time.
Pauline Kim Harris, aka PK or Pauline Kim is a GrammyTM- nominated violinist and composer. The youngest student to have ever been accepted into the studio of legendary violinist Jascha Heifetz, she has since appeared... More >
Seminar | March 20 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall
Mary Elings and Christina Fidler, Bancroft Library
Lecture | March 20 | 4-5 p.m. | 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building
Christina Olaverri, Johannes Kepler University, Linz
Johannes Kepler University, Linz's Christina Olaverri will present Human Factors in Intelligent Vehicles- Impact of Automated Vehicles on Road Users and Safety at 4 p.m. at the ITS Transportation Seminar March 20, 2020 in 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building.
Film - Short | March 20 | 5 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Pia Borg is a Maltese/Australian filmmaker based in Los Angeles. Her films and installations interrogate questions of form and challenge cinematic registers, exploring the pull between the real and the mediated, between nonfiction and the constructed genres of science fiction and horror. Through archival footage, CGI animations, and performed reenactments, Borgs films chronicle historical,... More >
Film - Feature | March 20 | 7:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
The Conversation is that rarity among Hollywood films: a formalist narrative. Not since Hitchcock had anyone contrived an American film with such intricate color patterns, subtly linked props and decor, intertwined musical motifs, and dialogue bristling with cross-references. But above all, The Conversation is a love story, the story of a professional eavesdropper who becomes vicariously involved... More >
Performing Arts - Music | March 20 | 8-10 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
With 10 voices and 20 Grammy Awards between them, the Manhattan Transfer and male gospel ensemble Take 6 come together for a program that features the groups singing separately and togetherboth a cappella and backed by a live band. The program includes favorites like Operator, Birdland, Boy From New York City, and Route 66, plus music by Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder, songs from the... More >
$36–$96 (prices subject to change)
Performing Arts - Music | March 20 | 8-10 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Splinter Reeds is the West Coast's first reed quintet, comprising five innovative musicians with a shared passion for new music. The ensemble is committed to presenting top tier performances of todays best contemporary composition, showcasing the vast possibilities of the reed quintet, commissioning new works, and collaborating with fellow musicians and artists.
$10 General, $5 Students and seniors
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 - Photography | January 13 – May 15, 2020 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 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 Monday-Friday during the academic year. The exhibit is located in a space also used for events. Please call (510) 643-9670 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for viewing times.
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 >