Thursday, July 11, 2019
Conference/Symposium | July 10 – 13, 2019 every day | The California Endowment- Oakland
2000 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94612
Over 20 national and international experts
This international event provides an inter-disciplinary applied research platform for migration and global health, which includes public health, public policy, and social science perspectives. Who should attend: researchers, faculty, graduate students, and professionals working with or interested in migrant communities.
$190 Students, before June 14, $390 General public, before June 14
Seminar | July 11 | 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science
NGSS Workshop for 4-8th Grade Teachers
At this NGSS-aligned workshop, teachers will build expertise in 3D classroom instruction and make connections to real-world science applications. Using classroom activities and the newly released Microscopes of Tomorrow app, we will connect NGSS concepts and practices to the work of imaging scientists in the STROBE research center.
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Pre-registration is required as space is limited. Register online by May 15.
Workshop | July 8 – 12, 2019 every day | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Berkeley Way West, To Be Determined
M. Clare LePell, The Bay Area Writing Project
We all want our students to write more and to greater effect, but how do we make this happen? How do we build memorable and meaningful writing lessons that generate thoughtful content and address the needs of both our strongest student writers and our most struggling student writers? What are strategies for helping English Learners and for building students' skills that meet the new Common Core... More >
Workshop | July 8 – 12, 2019 every day | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | Berkeley Way West, To Be Determined
Aija Simmons, The Bay Area Writing Project
In this workshop we will explore research based routines, structures, and strategies for building a robust writing program for young writers. Strategies include writing to build community, writing as sense making, writing in academic forms, and writing for self expression and reflection. We will consider issues of equity as well as incorporate aspects of social and emotional learning standards... More >
New International Transfer Students: How to Manage Your Visa, Travel, and More! (Webinar - transfers only)
Information Session | July 11 | 1-2 p.m. | Online Webinar
Berkeley International Office and the Transfer Student Center are excited to welcome you to UC Berkeley! With your arrival quickly approaching, we will guide you through preparing to re-enter the United States, adjusting to life here at Cal, planning for your academic and post-graduation success, and finding wonderful resources... More >
Workshop | July 11 | 1-4:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall
Theresa McLemore; Bianca Bowman-Waugh; Nicole Roces
The content explains the laws, eligibility requirements, and rights and responsibilities related to ADA/FMLA. An overview is provided of: the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), California Family Rights Act (CFRA), Pregnancy Disability Leave, and the Interactive Process of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and information is provided about how each of these interacts with the others.
Join us for a free, docent-led tour of the Garden as we explore interesting plants from around the world, learn about the vast diversity in the collection, and see what is currently in bloom. Meet at the Entry Plaza.
Free with Garden admission. Advanced registration not required
Performing Arts - Music | July 11 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden, Redwood Grove
Le Jazz Hot; Fabrice Martinez Gypsy Jazz Trio
Join the UC Botanical Garden for our annual celebration of Bastille Day with cocktails, sweet French bites, and swinging French music. Peruse our silent auction of unique French-themed items. All this while supporting the Botanical Garden and our mission of conservation, education and research. Cest magnifique!
General $55 / UCBG Members $50 / Youth (5 - 17) $40
Film - Feature | July 11 | 6:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Banned for two years in France for its supposedly excessive attack on the Church, Rivettes adaptation of Denis Diderots famous novel of eighteenth-century convent life became a cause célèbre. Anna Karina plays a young woman, Suzanne, whose parents force her to enter a convent. The institution proves prisonlike and on a deeper level of individual repression, is revealed as an arena for sexual... More >
Film - Feature | July 11 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Though the motive behind A Hard Days Night was simply to generate new records, it turned out to be an extraordinarily original amalgamation of virtually all previous forms of rock n roll film. The combination of the Beatles music, Lesters use of techniques associated with cinéma vérité and the French New Wave in a hybrid documentary/fictional form, and the photographer and editors... More >
Lecture | July 11 | 7:30-10:30 p.m. | 131 Campbell Hall
Dan Kasen, UC Berkeley
The July 2019 installment of our Astro Night series is coming up on July 11. Berkeley professor Dan Kasen will tell us about astronomical transients -- astrophysical fireworks. He'll talk about stellar deaths and afterlives, and what they can tell us about extreme realms of physics.
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
Exhibit - Painting | February 27 – July 21, 2019 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Bringing together nearly seventy works spanning the entirety of the artists career, this exhibition presents a fresh and eye-opening examination of Hans Hofmanns prolific and innovative artistic practice. Featuring paintings and works on paper from 1930 through the end of Hofmanns life in 1966, the exhibition includes numerous masterworks from BAMPFAs distinguished collection as well as many... More >
Exhibit - Artifacts | March 15 – December 15, 2019 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. | Hearst Museum of Anthropology
If you sip a cup of coffee, are you on drugs? If you try psychedelics, are you committing a crime? If you have a sweet tooth, are you a sugar addict?
Since the beginning of human existence, peoples of the world have altered their minds with countless plant-based substances. They have done so for many reasons, ranging from pleasure to health to ceremony, with effects both harmful and benign,... More >
Exhibit - Painting | May 17 – July 21, 2019 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Featuring creations by black artists in the collections of BAMPFA and the Phoebe Hearst Museum of Anthropology, this exhibition highlights works by Peter Bradley, Erica Deeman, Charles Gaines, Mildred Howard, Kamau Amu Patton, Raymond Saunders, Lorna Simpson, Carrie Mae Weems, and Fred Wilson, among others. Recognizing that museums have not been exempt from anti-black practices that exclude,... More >
Exhibit - Painting | March 27 – October 13, 2019 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
In this new commission for the BAMPFA Art Wall, entitled Ghost Demonstration, Amorales draws from the multiple histories of mural art in Mexico, the political demonstrations that occurred in Berkeley in the 1960s (as well as more recent events), and protests in the United Kingdom in the 1980s. In order to make this monumental mural, the artist used stencils of slogans from Berkeley protest... More >
Exhibit - Photography | March 27 – September 1, 2019 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This exhibition celebrates a major gift of photography, donated over a period of several years, from Berkeley collectors William Goodman and Victoria Belco in memory of their daughter Teresa Goodman. While the exhibition features some historical photographs, such as pictures by the early twentieth-century French photographer Jacques-Henri Lartigue (most of whose work was made between the ages of... More >