<< Week of March 10 >>

Saturday, March 16, 2019

41st California Celtic Conference

Conference/Symposium | March 15 – 17, 2019 every day | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Department of Linguistics, Celtic Studies Program, Arts & Humanities, Letters & Science Division of , Follan Fund

The conference is free and open to the public.
Papers will range through Celtic languages, cultures, literatures, histories, and linguistics (come hear about syntactic change in Gaulish!).

University-Community Links Annual International Conference: Linking Voices: Co-Constructing University-Community Collaborative Engagement

Conference/Symposium | March 15 – 16, 2019 every day | 8 a.m.-7 p.m. | Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room

 Graduate School of Education

Annual international UC Links conference bringing together university faculty, staff, and students with community and school partners to share observations, research findings, program successes and concerns, and ongoing challenges and strategies.

Symposium on Amazonian Languages 3

Conference/Symposium | March 16 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | 1229 Dwinelle Hall

 Department of Linguistics

How to Read an Object: focus on Ancient Egypt

Workshop | March 16 | 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. |  Hearst Museum of Anthropology

  , Berkeley, CA

 Rita Lucarelli, UC Berkeley, Anthropology

 ORIAS, Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology

What can physical artifacts teach us about past human interactions, activities, and beliefs? How can you teach your students to analyze and infer meanings from objects?

Teachers are invited to come explore a selection of museum objects associated with ancient Egypt.

free for teachers

  Register online

Fiber and Dye Family Day

Workshop | March 16 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

Come explore the wonderful world of plant-based fibers & dyes. There will be weaving demonstrations, paper and twine making, and natural dye activities! Explore our exhibit and join us for this free hands-on family day for children and adults of all ages.