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Saturday, October 14, 2017

UC Davis Pre-Health Conference

Conference/Symposium | October 14 |  UC Davis

 One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616

 UC Davis Pre-Health Conference

The annual UC Davis Pre-Health Conference provides students with the information and skills necessary to succeed in the health-professions school admission process. The 2017 conference will host 4,500 attendees. Advanced registration required ($30).

The 2017 UC Davis Pre-Health Conference is your opportunity to meet and learn from deans of admission, admissions officers, financial aid...   More >

Fall 2017 Architecture Sustainability Colloquium

Colloquium | August 25 – December 1, 2017 every day | 112 Wurster Hall

 College of Environmental Design

FRIDAYS - AUG 25 through DEC 1. CHECK THE SCHEDULE FOR SPEAKERS. Bay Area Leaders discuss topics in sustainability.

Shadow History--Archive and Intermediality in Chinese Cinema: A conference in honor of the Paul Kendel Fonoroff Collection

Conference/Symposium | October 14 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | 142 Dwinelle Hall

 Center for Chinese Studies (CCS), Institute of East Asian Studies, Townsend Center for the Humanities, Film and Media Department, UC Berkeley, Berkeley Art Museum (BAMPFA), C.V. Starr East Asian Library

This meeting honors the Paul Fonoroff Collection, a unique and invaluable archive of print materials and ephemera documenting nearly a century of Chinese cinema and media culture, and recently acquired by the C. V. Starr East Asian Library at the University of California, Berkeley.

Communal Presence: New Narrative Writing Today

Conference/Symposium | October 13 – 15, 2017 every day | 9 a.m.-10 p.m. |  Wheeler Hall

 Department of English

Full details are at http://communalpresence.com/.

Communal Presence: New Narrative Writing Today, will be held at UC Berkeley October 13-October 15, 2017. All events are free and open to the public.

Emerging in the late 1970s of San Francisco, New Narrative originated at the crossroads of an aesthetically and politically radical poetry scene and the new publics fostered by various social...   More >

CANCELLED-- FAMILY PROGRAM: Kid's Cook from the Garden

Workshop | October 14 | 10-11:30 a.m. |  UC Botanical Garden | Canceled

 Botanical Garden

Children ages 5 and above, together with their adult chaperone, will collect herbs and edibles from the Garden and bring them into our kitchen-classroom to make three simple dishes. This workshop will inspire an early love of plants and garden-centered eating!

Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.

$20 Adult, $18 Youth (5-17), $18 Member Adult, $16 Member Youth (must have Family Membership level or above)


Conference without a Hero

Conference/Symposium | October 14 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Jessica Merrill, Assistant Professor, Department of Slavic Languages, Columbia University; Anne Dwyer, Associate Professor of German and Russian; Coordinator of the Russian Section, Pomona College; Roy Chan, Assistant Professor, Chinese Literature, University of Oregon; Jon Stone, Associate Professor of Russian and Russian Studies, Franklin & Marshall College; Polina Dimova, Lecturer of Russian, German, Russian & East European Studies, Vanderbilt University; David Powelstock, Associate Professor of Russian Language and Literature, Brandeis University; William Nickell, Associate Professor, Chair of the Slavic Department, University of Chicago; Daniel Brooks, Lecturer, Russian and East European Languages and Literatures, Rutgers University; Mieka Erley, Assistant Professor of Russian and Eurasian Studies, Colgate University

 Anne Nesbet, Associate Professor, Slavic Languages and Literatures, UC Berkeley; Luba Golburt, Associate Professor, Slavic Languages and Literatures, UC Berkeley; Olga Matich, Professor Emerita, Slavic Languages and Literatures; Professor of the Graduate School, UC Berkeley

 Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ISEEES), Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Department of Comparative Literature

Конференция без героя – Conference without a Hero
A conference devoted to Russian Literature and Culture without reference to 1917

October 13-14, 370 Dwinelle

Friday, 4:00-6:00 (Eric Naiman, moderator)

-Chloë Kitzinger, “‘Legkim shagom’: Characterization and Diotima’s...   More >

Gallery + Studio: Color Vibrations

Workshop | October 14 | 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Explore the dreamlike spaces and layered colors in Miyoko Ito’s paintings, then experiment with color by painting designs of your own.

International Students Career Conference

Career Fair | October 14 | 12:30-5 p.m. | Career Center (2440 Bancroft Way), Blue & Gold Rooms

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

International students of all majors and degree levels are invited to the International Students Career Conference, a half-day career event with sessions tailored for international students. You can view the schedule and topics here: https://career.berkeley.edu/IntnlStudents/Events

Advanced registration in Handshake is strongly recommended.

UAV Flight Safety Training: Provided by UAVs at Berkeley

Workshop | October 14 | 2-3 p.m. | Moffitt Undergraduate Library, 150D on the 1st Floor / bottom of Moffitt

 UAVs @ Berkeley

Flight Safety Training Workshop by the UAVs@Berkeley

Saturday, Oct. 14
Room 150D on the 1st floor of Moffitt

 Cal ID required for entrance into Moffitt Library.