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<< February 2020 >>

Saturday, February 1, 2020

interGeneration400: Breathe. Remember. Live.

Conference/Symposium | February 1 | 8 a.m.-6 p.m. |  César E. Chávez Student Center

 UC Berkeley Faculty, Staff & Students; Community Leaders

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

2020 William Main Seminar Series - Investing in Global Forest Restoration: Opportunities and Challenges: Mobilizing Institutional Capital for Forest Restoration Investments

Seminar | February 4 | 4-5:15 p.m. | B100 Blum Hall

 Dr. Clark Binkley, Managing Director, International Forestry Investment Advisors LLC

Engineers for a Sustainable World Infosession

Information Session | February 4 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | 310 Soda Hall

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Matrix On Point: The Fate of the Forests

Panel Discussion | February 5 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 820 Barrows Hall

 Nancy Peluso, Henry J. Vaux Distinguished Professor of Forest Policy, Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management; Christopher Lesser, Graduate Student, Institute of International Studies; Stephanie Postar, Post-Doctoral Researcher, UC Berkeley Department of Geography

Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar: Kustu Lecture: Bacterial body building: mechanisms and consequences of Helicobacter pylori morphology

Seminar | February 5 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall

 Nina Salama, Director, Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB) Graduate Program, Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center

Department of Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology Seminar: The “brownless” brown adipocytes in thermoregulation and metabolism

Seminar | February 5 | 4-5 p.m. | 114 Morgan Hall

 Darrell Neufer, Professor, East Carolina University

ERG Colloquium: Laura Schewel: Transportation Behavioral Data and Climate Change

Colloquium | February 5 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 126 Barrows Hall

 Laura Schewel, StreetLight Data

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Undergraduate Energy Career Forum

Career Fair | February 6 | 2-4:30 p.m. | Haas School of Business, Spieker Forum Chou Hall

Friday, February 7, 2020

BERC Energy Summit: The Race Against 2°C

Conference/Symposium | February 7 | 8 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Memorial Stadium

Life After CNR: Student-Alumni Networking Event

Career Fair: Instruction & Student Affairs: Alumni Events | February 7 | 1-3 p.m. |  Career Center (2440 Bancroft Way)

Grounds for Science Bridging the Gap: Hip-Hop and Earth Science

Presentation | February 7 | 7-8 p.m. |  Hip Hop Juice Box

 Robin D. Lopez, Environmental Science, Policy, and Management

Monday, February 10, 2020

Europe's Green New Deal: Fueled by Innovation

Lecture | February 10 | 12:30-2 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Jean-Eric Paquet, Director-General of Research and Innovation of the European Commission.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar: "Sweet stories: characterizing and engineering plant glycans"

Seminar | February 12 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall

 Jenny Mortimer, Deputy Vice President of Feedstocks Division, Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI)

Department of Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology Seminar: How the Brain Tells Females When to Move

Seminar | February 12 | 4-5 p.m. | 114 Morgan Hall

 Holly Ingraham, Professor, UCSF

ERG Colloquium: Jess Goddard: Measuring water affordability as a human right–insights from California

Colloquium | February 12 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 126 Barrows Hall

 Jess Goddard, SimpleWater

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Friday, February 14, 2020

Information Session: Internships at the US Department of State

Information Session | February 14 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall

 Micaela Schweitzer-Bluhm, Diplomat in Residence NW, US Department of State

Science | Sex | Fiction

Reading - Literary | February 14 | 5-7 p.m. | 820 Barrows Hall

 Paloma Medina, UC Santa Cruz

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar: "Who wins in bacteria - amoebae symbioses?"

Seminar | February 19 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall

 Joan Strassmann, Charles Rebstock Professor of Biology, Washington University in St. Louis

CITRIS Research Exchange - Maggi Kelly

Seminar | February 19 | 12-1 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Friday, February 21, 2020

Transportation and Climate Change: The Challenge of Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Driving

Lecture | February 21 | 4-5 p.m. | 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

 Ethan Elkind, UC Berkeley

Monday, February 24, 2020

Digging Deeper: the long term impacts of agriculture on soil carbon and overall soil health

Seminar | February 24 | 4-5 p.m. | Morgan Hall, Morgan Lounge

 Jessica Chiartas, University of California, Davis

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Thursday, February 27, 2020