Saturday, March 3, 2018
Conference/Symposium | March 2 – 4, 2018 every day | Jodo Shinshu Center
2140 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
The Centers for Japanese Studies and Buddhist Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, together with Ōtani University and Ryūkoku University in Kyoto announce a workshop under the supervision of Mark Blum that will focus on critically examining premodern and modern hermeneutics of the Tannishō, a core text of the Shin sect of Buddhism, and arguably the most well-read... More >
Workshop | March 3 | 9 a.m. | Santa Clara County Office of Education
1290 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose, CA 95131
Professional Development for Educators
Join other Bay Area teachers in a series of three workshops sponsored by the Santa Clara COE in partnership with UCBHSSP. The sessions will help teachers explore and start implementing the new California History-Social Science Framework with an emphasis on the Framework's encouragement of student civic engagement.
Attendance in the entire series is highly recommended but not required.
Workshop | March 3 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden | Note change in date
We invite you to join lichen experts, UCBG faculty, Garden staff and citizen scientists for a lichen treasure hunt. During this one day event, participants will work in teams to document the lichen diversity at the Garden. Even if you have no specific lichen expertise, your participation is welcome. A keen eye and willingness to work collaboratively will help insure a thorough survey.
Free with advance registration
Panel Discussion | March 3 | 4 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Kronos Quartets collaboration with composer Jonathan Berger and novelist Harriet Scott Chessman, My Lai revisits the horrors of the massacre and its aftermath. The works creators and performers visit BAMPFA for this conversation.