Mon Jan 25, 2021
Eshleman Hall
Looking for student groups to join at Cal? Berkeley has over 1,000 student groups looking to recruit YOU! That includes registered student organizations (RSO’s), fraternities, sororities, and student government (ASUC & GA). Find your community at Cal by going to CalLink from January 25th-27th, for Calapalooza, the LEAD Center’s virtual student involvement fair. Each student group will have its...
Wed Jan 27, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Literary Research: How to Research from Home (and Be Awesome) Online: Register to receive the Zoom link We love books! But how do you research authors, novels, literary periods, and more when you can't come to the Library in person? Attend this online workshop with Stacy Reardon, the Librarian for literature, to learn how to research literary studies from home. Together, we'll cover important...
Wed Jan 27, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Online Livestream
A generation of contemporary Anglo-American novelists has championed the ethical value of literature. Dorothy Hale explores the modernist roots of this “new” emphasis on the novel’s ethical significance.
Wed Jan 27, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
With the incredible growth of machine learning (ML) over recent years has come an increasing concern about whether ML systems’ objectives truly capture their human designers’ intent: the so-called “alignment problem.” Over the last five years, these questions of both ethics and safety have moved from the margins of the field to become arguably its most central concerns. The result is something of...
Mon Feb 01, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union
Craving more community? Visit the Student Union Open House from February 1st-7th. Site goes live February 1st. Have fun, win prizes, learn about our services. We’ll be holding a quiz night, craft night, and even a MarioCart tournament! Grand prize Apple Airpods or Nintendo Switch!
Wed Feb 03, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The extent of the COVID-19 pandemic is still truly unknown due to the unavailability of SARS-CoV-2 tests. The development of new types of diagnostics will greatly increase the global testing capacity.
Thu Feb 04, 2021 12:10 PM - 1:00 PM
Zoom webinar
Please join us for the first remote Lunch Poems of the new year: broader Berkeley's monthly lunchtime poetry reading series.
Thu Feb 04, 2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hannah Ginsborg, Ken Goldberg, and David Marno explore how the technological and social shifts of the COVID era have changed the ways in which we pay attention.
Fri Feb 05, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Zoom Info Session
Post Graduate Funding for Social Engagement Projects Zoom link:
Tue Feb 09, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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