Friday, October 5, 2018
Lecture | October 5 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall
Armenian identity in Turkey has recently been going through a process of diversification. Whereas the long-established Christian Armenian community was for decades the sole explicit bearer of 'Armenian-ness' in the country, that monopoly is now challenged by newcomers. The latter are Muslim citizens of Turkey, either by only categorization or by also belief, who self-identify as Armenians, and... More >
Lecture | October 5 | 12-2 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall
Department of Spanish & Portuguese, Mexico: Radical Politics and/or Rule of Law
Susana Draper, Princeton University, Emancipation of Memory: Experiments on Freedom and Democracy
Bruno Bosteels, Columbia University, "From Ayotzinapa to Tlatelolco: A Memorial of Grievances against the State?"
Smart Additive Manufacturing: Bioinspired Algorithmic - Driven Design of Composites: Nano Seminar Series
Lecture | October 5 | 2-3 p.m. | 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building
Prof. Grace X. Gu, UC Berkeley, Mechanical Engineering
I will discuss ways we have mimicked natures designs using simulation, additive manufacturing, and testing to investigate how to create synthetic materials with superior mechanical properties (e.g. toughness, strength, impact resistance).
Lecture | October 5 | 4 p.m. | 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building
Linda Hall, University of California San Diego
University of California San Diego's Linda Hill will present Early results from the LongROAD study: A five-city observational study of 2990 older drivers on October 5, 2018 in 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building at 4 p.m. Join us for cookies and beverages at 3:30 p.m.
Lecture | October 5 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Oakland-based Cyrus Armajani is a Pushcart Prize nominee and a Jefferson Award recipient for his literary work with incarcerated youth. His first book, Benefits of Doubt, appeared in 2016. Ari Baniass book Anybody was nominated for the PEN Center USA literary award. The Berkeley-based poet has been awarded fellowships from the New York Foundation for the Arts and Stanfords Wallace Stegner... More >