Wed Apr 12 - Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
103 Kroeber Hall, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94702

Why do we sometimes know a lot about who made things, and why do we sometimes not?  Why does it sometimes matter to us, and why might it sometimes not?  These are the questions that are raised in the exhibit that will inaugurate the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology’s renovated Kroeber Hall Gallery. The exhibit explores objects from the collection that urge visitors to think critically about how perceptions of makers have varied in different times and different places.

Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Campus Living Room, MLK Jr. Student Union, 2nd floor

Get crafty with us! We’re hosting free, drop-in arts & crafts workshops in the MLK Jr. Student Union campus living room every 2nd Thursday of the month. 

This October, we'll be making some spooky-looking velum Halloween Lanterns– taught by Cal C.R.E.A.T.E. (Creative Residencies for Emerging Artists Teaching Empowerment). Hope to see you there!

Fri Oct 20, 2017 3:10 PM - 5:00 PM
South Hall
David S. H. Rosenthal is the co-founder of the LOCKSS program at Stanford University.
Sat Oct 21, 2017 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wurster Hall
SAT, OCT 21. 9:00 am. Join us for a day of celebration at Wurster Hall as we shine a light on some of the newest updates to our building, including RICE & BONES, Charles Phans new concept cafe.
Mon Oct 23, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sutardja Dai Hall
Data Dialogs brings together data experts from industry, research, and academia in an intimate and informal setting, allowing participants to make connections and generate new ideas. Over the course of the day we will hear how organizations are learning to fit data science and data science teams into their business practice, discuss the best way to pursue data-driven projects, explore the...
Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jacobs Hall
Andreas Bastian, an engineer and designer who explores the blurring line between materiality and design, will speak at Jacobs Hall.
Mon Oct 23, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Society has become deeply affected by advanced distribution systems of information. The social fields of law, economics, and politics are increasingly interconnected, while social norms, relationships, and identities shift at fast pace. In this context, examining art from a broader social context means working with a multiplicity of social systems and processes that the Internet activates....
Tue Oct 24, 2017 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
McCone Hall
This workshop will introduce the ArcGIS Online (AGOL) platform. AGOL is a web-based mapping software that allows you to build maps and explore data online. Topics to be covered include how to construct a simple web map from a spreadsheet of data, perform basic spatial analysis and queries, and publish the map to the web. We will also explore finding data sources through AGOL and using AGOL as a...
Tue Oct 24, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wurster Hall
Hurricanes, earthquakes, extreme heat and climate change necessitate positive visions. Three thinkers will discuss their work in environmental design, architecture and urban planning. Mark Rauzon is the author of Isles of Amnesia: The History, Geography, and Restoration of America's Forgotten Pacific Islands and Isles of Refuge. As a biologist he has worked in the field of island...
Wed Oct 25, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
At times of great uncertainty and complex developments, our capacity to navigate through the unknown depends on how comfortable we are with what is different from us. How do we learn to shape our emotions and our reactions, to change our mindset and to take responsibility today over the future? The creative collisions of art, culture, science and design confront us with what it means to be...