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Monday, May 20, 2019

SPH 74th Commencement Day

Special Event | May 20 | 9-11:30 a.m. |  Campanile (Sather Tower)

 Public Health, School of

Dear SPH staff,
We will soon be celebrating our students and their many accomplishments at the upcoming 74th School of Public Health Commencement Ceremony. The details are as follows:

SPH Commencement Ceremony & Dessert Reception
Date: Monday, May 20th, 2019
Location: Hearst Greek Theater

Staff arrival for setup: 7am
Ceremony Time: 9 – 11:30 am
Reception Time: 11:30am – 1 pm
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Spring at the Hall

Special Event | March 21 – June 7, 2019 every day | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Lawrence Hall of Science

 Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS)

This spring, visit the Hall for interactive exhibits, special hands-on activities, intriguing Planetarium shows, and more!

EH&S 403 Training Session

Course | May 20 | 10:30-11:30 a.m. | 370 University Hall | Note change in date

 Jason Smith, UC Berkeley Office of Environment, Health, & Safety

 Office of Environment, Health & Safety

This session briefly covers the UC Berkeley specific radiation safety information you will need to start work.​ In addition, dosimeter will be issued, if required.

In Global Transit Forced Migration of Jews and Other Refugees (1940s – 1960s)

Conference/Symposium | May 20 | 4-9 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)

 Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, Germany Historical Institute, Pacific Regional Office

Against the backdrop of ongoing debates about global migration and its conse-quences, the German Historical Institute Washington and its Pacific regional office have organized a series of conferences on the history of forced migration and the experiences of refugees in collaboration with the German Historical Institute London and the Beijing and Delhi offices of the Max Weber Foundation....   More >

Analysis and PDE Seminar: Concentration and Growth of Laplace Eigenfunctions

Seminar | May 20 | 4:10-5 p.m. | 740 Evans Hall

 Jeffrey Galkowski, Northeastern University

 Department of Mathematics

In this talk we will discuss a new approach to understanding eigenfunction concentration. We characterize the features that cause an eigenfunction to saturate the standard supremum bounds in terms of the distribution of $L^2$ mass along geodesic tubes emanating from a point. We also show that the phenomena behind extreme supremum norm growth is identical to that underlying extreme growth of...   More >

Wandering Jews or Jewish Migrations? How Jewish Scholars Conceptualized Migration

Lecture | May 20 | 6-9 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)

 Tobias Brinkmann, Penn State

 Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, German Historical Institue, Pacific Regional Office

Shifting centers and migration have long shaped Jewish history – and that of most other people around the world. Yet the period between 1880 and 1950 witnessed movements unprecedented in Jewish history. In his keynote lecture Tobias Brinkmann (Penn State) will discuss how Jewish migration scholars helped to establish the field of migration studies. Most were themselves migrants and stateless...   More >

  RSVP online by May 20.

Project Management Career Night Online

Special Event | May 20 | 6:30-8 p.m. |  Online

 UC Berkeley Extension

Join us online for an evening devoted to career planning and networking specifically for project managers. Our current students, alumni, prospective students and members of the Bay Area project management community are all welcome. Save your seat!

  Register online

College of Natural Resources Commencement

Miscellaneous | May 20 | 7 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre

 College of Natural Resources

CNR's Spring 2019 Commencement Ceremony will be held in the Hearst Greek Theatre on Monday, May 20th, 2019 at 7 pm.

This date has changed from the originally advertised date due to an issue with the venue's availability.

New this season, all patrons entering the Greek Theatre will be required to walk through metal detectors at the entrances to the venue. Please ensure that you arrive by...   More >