Lecture | May 1 | 6:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Osher Theater
Dave Pell is the founder and editor of NextDraft, a curated compilation of daily news and analysis. Deirdre English is former editor-in-chief of Mother Jones magazine.
Workshop | May 2 | 10 a.m.-1 p.m. | 442 Stephens Hall
Jake Grumbach, AC Faculty Member, Political Science; John Stehlin, AC Faculty Member, Geography
The American Cultures (AC) Center extends an invitation to all summer to attend our Teaching in Summer workshop. Although this workshop will discuss the opportunities and obstacles of teaching AC courses, in particular, we will also spend significant time discussing general approaches to teaching courses in the summer, and therefore want to extend this invitation to all who might find value in... More >
Registration opens February 28. Register online by April 25.
Colloquium | May 3 | 12:10-1:15 p.m. | 5101 Tolman Hall
Sapna Cheryan, Associate Professor, University of Washington
The study of racial prejudice in psychology developed primarily based on research studying African Americans and Whites. The recent precipitated growth of Latinos and Asian Americans in the United States underscores the need for a framework that integrates more groups.
The current work proposes that racial and ethnic minority groups are disadvantaged along two distinct dimensions of perceived... More >
Film - Documentary | May 3 | 7-9 p.m. | 405 Moffitt Undergraduate Library
Spend Wednesday evening of RRR week learning more about your brain, and how it can thrive! This delightful documentary follows renowned brain scientist and UC Berkeley professor emerita of anatomy, Dr. Marian Diamond, introducing us to her groundbreaking accomplishments at a time when so few women entered her field, as well as her entertaining teaching style and charming personality.
Must have a UCB student ID for entrance.
Information Session | May 4 | 12-1 p.m. | Online
Whether you are a career changer or already working in the field, understand how this program can help you plan an academic program of study and initiate the graduate- school application process.
Reception | May 4 | 4-6 p.m. | Barrows Hall, 820 Barrows Hall
Please join us on May 4th, 2017 between 4pm-6pm for a celebration of a successful year at Social Science Matrix, UC Berkeley's hub for cross-disciplinary social-science research.
Invite your friends colleagues to come to our Open House, where you can:
- Enjoy food and drink while learning about the programs and events offered by Social Science Matrix.
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Please RSVP if you plan to attend.
RSVP online by May 3.
Cognition Colloquium: David Bourgin, "Putting the “me” back in recommendation: A comparative study of recommendation models from computer science and cognitive psychology"
Colloquium | May 5 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Tolman Hall, Room 5101
David Bourgin, UC Berkeley
Grad student David Bourgin will present some of his original research, "Putting the me back in recommendation: A comparative study of recommendation models from computer science and cognitive psychology."