Thursday, May 2, 2019
Lecture | May 2 | 12-1 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall
Annette Lützel, University of Hildesheim, Germany
How has the framework for the acceptance and integration of refugees changed in Germany since the 1990s? Annette Lützel, practitioner in residence at the GHI in Berkeley, will discuss the development on the basis of right of residence, integration policies, and access to labor markets.
Lecture | May 2 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room) | Canceled
Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri, Pakistani politician, Writer, & (former) Minister of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan
Munis D. Faruqui, Director, Institute for South Asia Studies; Sarah Kailath Chair of India Studies; Associate Professor, South & South East Asian Studies
Talk by Khursheed Mahmood Kasuri, former foreign minister for Pakistan and author of "Neither a Hawk Nor a Dove: An insider's account of Pakistan's Foreign Policy."
The Communist Party of Yugoslavia during World War II: from Underground Organization to Party in Power
Lecture | May 2 | 5:15-6:45 p.m. | 270 Stephens Hall
At the beginning of World War II, the Communist Party of Yugoslavia (CPY) was a small and rather insignificant political party in the life of prewar Yugoslavia. During 1941-43, its initial political and war strategies received very little Soviet or Allied backing, but still, support for the partisan movement grew to the point where the Allies were forced to accept the new communist reality, which... More >
Lecture | May 2 | 6 p.m. | 142 Dwinelle Hall
Victoria Wohl, University of Toronto
Lecture | May 2 | 7-10 p.m. | 131 Campbell Hall
Ben Margalit, UC Berkeley
The May edition of UC Berkeley Astronomy Night features a lecture from Berkeley postdoc Ben Margalit on the discovery of unexpected astrophysical phenomena, from pulsars to gamma-ray bursts.
As always, come join us at Campbell Hall on the UC Berkeley campus on the first Thursday of every month for a FREE night of astronomy and stargazing on the roof with our fleet of telescopes.