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Thursday, February 12, 2015

Story Hour in the Library featuring Maria Hummel

Reading - Literary | February 12 | 5-6 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Libary


Maria Hummel

Library


Maria Hummel is the author of the award-winning poetry collection House and Fire and of two novels, Motherland and Wilderness Run. Her poetry, fiction, and nonfiction have appeared in Poetry, New England Review, Narrative, The Sun, The New York Times, and the anthology The Open Door: 100 Poems, 100 Years of Poetry Magazine.

Book...   More >


All Audiences

All Audiences

Free and open to the public



Opening event for Designing People Exhibtion

Panel Discussion | February 12 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


Please join us on February 12 from 6 to 7:30pm to hear John King, Jennifer Mahoney, and Chip Sulivan speak at the Designing People Exhibition opening event.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

Exhibit - Painting | January 27 – June 26, 2015 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


n 1984, The Magnes acquired a portfolio of botanical drawings by Shmuel (Samuel) Lerner, a Ukraine-born amateur artist from California. While Lerner’s biography and many details surrounding this work remain obscure, today his drawings open for us a unique window into the landscape, the history and the languages of Israel in the period immediately following the establishment of the State.

The...   More >


All Audiences, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Friday, February 13, 2015

A Case Study in Reproducible Data Science: Measuring and Modeling Human Brain Connectivity: Data Science Lecture Series

Lecture | February 13 | 1-2:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Ariel Rokem, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Psychology, Stanford Univeristy

Berkeley Institute for Data Science, Data, Society, and Inference Seminar


I will present efforts to evaluate and validate models of human brain connectivity estimated from MRI measurements. I will put forth methods we have developed for in-vivo validation through statistical methods. Finally, I will discuss efforts to make these methods reproducible through the development and dissemination of open source software tools.



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

Exhibit - Painting | January 27 – June 26, 2015 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


n 1984, The Magnes acquired a portfolio of botanical drawings by Shmuel (Samuel) Lerner, a Ukraine-born amateur artist from California. While Lerner’s biography and many details surrounding this work remain obscure, today his drawings open for us a unique window into the landscape, the history and the languages of Israel in the period immediately following the establishment of the State.

The...   More >


All Audiences, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.

Monday, February 16, 2015

Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

Exhibit - Painting | January 27 – June 26, 2015 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


n 1984, The Magnes acquired a portfolio of botanical drawings by Shmuel (Samuel) Lerner, a Ukraine-born amateur artist from California. While Lerner’s biography and many details surrounding this work remain obscure, today his drawings open for us a unique window into the landscape, the history and the languages of Israel in the period immediately following the establishment of the State.

The...   More >


All Audiences, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Intro to GIS tools and resources

Workshop | February 18 | 12-12:30 p.m. | Bechtel Engineering Center, Engineering Library Training Room


Susan Powell, Earth Sciences & Map Library

Engineering & Physical Sciences Libraries


Come learn about some tools and resources of the spatial revolution! GIS (Geographic Information Systems) and mapping tools will help you explore and present data in new ways.

This is a drop-in session. No registration required.



PopUp Exhibition | Anne Wootton and the Power of Searchable Sound

Lecture | February 18 | 12-1 p.m. | Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way), Auditorium


Anne Wootton, Co-Founder, Pop Up Archive

Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


Anne Wootton is the co-founder of Pop Up Archive, a Bay Area startup whose software allows users to automatically transcribe, index and tag sound files that have been uploaded to its servers by users, thus making the sound searchable to the second. Anne's presentation will showcase the power of audio transcription and the value it has for scholarly research today.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

Exhibit - Painting | January 27 – June 26, 2015 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


n 1984, The Magnes acquired a portfolio of botanical drawings by Shmuel (Samuel) Lerner, a Ukraine-born amateur artist from California. While Lerner’s biography and many details surrounding this work remain obscure, today his drawings open for us a unique window into the landscape, the history and the languages of Israel in the period immediately following the establishment of the State.

The...   More >


All Audiences, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

Exhibit - Painting | January 27 – June 26, 2015 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


n 1984, The Magnes acquired a portfolio of botanical drawings by Shmuel (Samuel) Lerner, a Ukraine-born amateur artist from California. While Lerner’s biography and many details surrounding this work remain obscure, today his drawings open for us a unique window into the landscape, the history and the languages of Israel in the period immediately following the establishment of the State.

The...   More >


All Audiences, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Friday, February 20, 2015

From Panama to San Francisco: Maps of the Panama Canal and the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition

Tour/Open House | February 20 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 50 McCone Hall


Samantha Teplitzky, Earth and Physical Sciences Librarian, Earth Sciences and Map Library; Susan Powell, GIS and Map Librarian, Earth Sciences and Map Library

Earth Sciences and Map Library


"Maps and More" is a monthly pop-up exhibits drawn from the collections of the Earth Sciences and Map Library



Data Science Lecture Series: Erez Cohen

Lecture | February 20 | 1-2:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Erez Cohen, Co-Founder, Mapsense

Berkeley Institute for Data Science, Data, Society, and Inference Seminar


Co-hosted by BIDS and the Data, Science, and Inference Seminar, this weekly lecture series features speakers at the forefront of data science in industry and academia.



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

Exhibit - Painting | January 27 – June 26, 2015 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


n 1984, The Magnes acquired a portfolio of botanical drawings by Shmuel (Samuel) Lerner, a Ukraine-born amateur artist from California. While Lerner’s biography and many details surrounding this work remain obscure, today his drawings open for us a unique window into the landscape, the history and the languages of Israel in the period immediately following the establishment of the State.

The...   More >


All Audiences, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.

Monday, February 23, 2015

BIDS Tea: Scott Ransom

Social Event | February 23 | 3:30-4:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Scott Ransom

Berkeley Institute for Data Science


Topic: Tons of Data (99.99+% gaussian noise!) for Radio Millisecond Pulsars



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Interpreting the flexibility in music meter of Japanese Noh drama

Colloquium | February 24 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library


Professor Takanori Fujita, Kyoto City University of Arts

Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)


The music meter of Japanese Noh drama has attracted scholars because of its flexibility, which, I think, is related to Noh’s learning process. Faithful imitation of a teacher for life is the central moral in lesson community. In performance, players are taught not to synchronize too much with each other. Especially, singers are strictly kept ignorant of basic music meter that underlies songs. How...   More >



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

Exhibit - Painting | January 27 – June 26, 2015 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


n 1984, The Magnes acquired a portfolio of botanical drawings by Shmuel (Samuel) Lerner, a Ukraine-born amateur artist from California. While Lerner’s biography and many details surrounding this work remain obscure, today his drawings open for us a unique window into the landscape, the history and the languages of Israel in the period immediately following the establishment of the State.

The...   More >


All Audiences, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

PopUp Exhibition | Daniel Fisher on Biblical Lives

Lecture | February 25 | 12-1 p.m. | Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way), Auditorium


Daniel Fisher, UC Berkeley Department of Near Eastern Studies

Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


Daniel Fisher (Magnes Graduate Fellow and PhD Candidate, Near Eastern Studies) specializes in the Hebrew Bible and its early reception history. Daniel is working with Dr. Francesco Spagnolo to curate 'Biblical Lives,' an exhibition to open in fall 2015 highlighting materials from the collection that empowered Jews across history to engage with the Bible.



The Hacker Within: IPhython

Seminar | February 25 | 4-6 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Berkeley Institute for Data Science


The Hacker Within Scientific Computing Group at UC Berkeley holds weekly skill-sharing sessions for scientists developing and using software. Our peer-driven meetings focus on cross-disciplinary best practices in scientific computing (e.g., testing, data management, version control, literate programming, etc.).



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

Exhibit - Painting | January 27 – June 26, 2015 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


n 1984, The Magnes acquired a portfolio of botanical drawings by Shmuel (Samuel) Lerner, a Ukraine-born amateur artist from California. While Lerner’s biography and many details surrounding this work remain obscure, today his drawings open for us a unique window into the landscape, the history and the languages of Israel in the period immediately following the establishment of the State.

The...   More >


All Audiences, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Citation management and productivity tools

Workshop | February 26 | 11-11:30 a.m. | Bechtel Engineering Center, Engineering Library Training Room


Jeffery Loo, Chemistry Librarian

Engineering & Physical Sciences Libraries


Save yourself time and effort! Learn about online and freely available tools at Berkeley for your research and learning productivity.

This is a drop-in session. No registration required.



Easy Thematic Mapping

Workshop | February 26 | 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | Bechtel Engineering Center, Kresge Engineering Library (Room 110)


Susan Powell

Library


This workshop will introduce 3 different web platforms for mapping thematic and demographic data - SimplyMap, Social Explorer, and Policy Map. While there is some overlap between the different platforms, each has its own strengths and unique features. Find out which one works best for you!



OpenVDB: An Open Source Data Structure and Toolkit for High-Resolution Volumes: Guest Lecture

Lecture | February 26 | 3:30-5 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Ken Museth, Manager and Senior Principal Engineer or Research and Development, DreamWorks Animation

Berkeley Institute for Data Science


This presentation will focus on the following aspects of VDB: a technical description of its underlying data structure and algorithms; its accompanying toolset; and, finally, its integration into Houdini as a first-class citizen.



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

Exhibit - Painting | January 27 – June 26, 2015 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


n 1984, The Magnes acquired a portfolio of botanical drawings by Shmuel (Samuel) Lerner, a Ukraine-born amateur artist from California. While Lerner’s biography and many details surrounding this work remain obscure, today his drawings open for us a unique window into the landscape, the history and the languages of Israel in the period immediately following the establishment of the State.

The...   More >


All Audiences, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Friday, February 27, 2015

Municipal Governments' Use of Open Data: Data Science Lecture Series

Lecture | February 27 | 1-2:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Michal Migurski, Chief Technology Officer, Code for America

Berkeley Institute for Data Science, Data, Society, and Inference Seminar


I’ll be talking about municipal governments' use of open data, Code for America’s drive to get small and local governments up to speed on modern ways of working with technology, and the community benefits that come from new approaches to data and code.



California: Captured on Canvas

Exhibit - Painting | October 8, 2014 – March 6, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday |  Bancroft Library


Library


This exhibit portrays California both as a vast landscape of mountains, ocean, and forests and as an intimate home for vastly different inhabitants. Scenes of Yosemite and the Gold Rush are displayed, along with more recent work such as colorful paintings by John Sackas of the Golden Gate Produce Market. Also featured are Augustus John’s vibrant portrait of San Francisco’s tennis champion Helen...   More >



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA

Exhibit - Multimedia | September 8, 2014 – February 27, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


From junior high school hygiene films to websites, public health campaigns, scientific studies, children’s books, bodice-ripper novels and (sometimes) parents, Americans have always found ways to learn about sex. This exhibition draws from the resources of campus libraries, from our academic programs, and from social services provided for the Berkeley campus community.



Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

Exhibit - Painting | January 27 – June 26, 2015 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


n 1984, The Magnes acquired a portfolio of botanical drawings by Shmuel (Samuel) Lerner, a Ukraine-born amateur artist from California. While Lerner’s biography and many details surrounding this work remain obscure, today his drawings open for us a unique window into the landscape, the history and the languages of Israel in the period immediately following the establishment of the State.

The...   More >


All Audiences, Children, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Commemorating the Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 22, 2014 – May 29, 2015 every day | Bancroft Library, Bancroft Corridor between The Bancroft Library and Doe Library


Bancroft Library


The exhibition revisits this pivotal student activist
movement through photographs, letters, publications,
handbills, and other materials housed in the University
Archives and Bancroft manuscript collections.



Designing People Exhibition

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 11 – May 19, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, room 210


College of Environmental Design


From the watercolor Victorian to the scalie hipster, this exhibit features more than a century of designers’ representations of people from the Environmental Design Archives.