All Upcoming Events in the AIS

Below is a list of all upcoming events taking place in the AIS. Note that some of these are invitation only or intended for specific audiences.

To view only those programs that are open to all and focus on teaching, learning, and research, visit our Featured Programs page.

Capital Projects Study Group Meeting

April 22, 2019, 1:00pm

The Classroom Renewal Program is engaged in a study of renovations to Dwinelle Hall Auditorium Classrooms 145 and 155. Part of the study is to gather input and ideas from users and stakeholders about opportunities for improvements. The input will be included in the study which will be used to guide the design of the renovations. Input is sought from students, faculty and staff.

Registration is not required.

Capital Projects Study Team Meeting

April 25, 2019, 10:00am

The Classroom Renewal Program is engaged in a study of renovations to Dwinelle Hall Auditorium Classrooms 145 and 155. Part of the study is to gather input and ideas from users and stakeholders about opportunities for improvements. The input will be included in the study which will be used to guide the design of the renovations. Input is sought from students, faculty and staff.

Registration is not required.

Sawyer Seminar Working Group

April 30, 2019, 6:00pm

This multi-disciplinary working group, open to the campus community, meets in connection with the 2018-2019 UC Berkeley Sawyer Seminar on the topic of linguistic anthropology and literary and cultural study. A longer description of the Sawyer seminar is available.

Registration is not required.

Research IT Reading Group: Support Your Data: Renaming Research Data Management

May 2, 2019, 12:00pm
The Research IT Reading Group has met biweekly since April 2013 to discuss topics touching support of research at UC Berkeley. (Please click to see further information regarding topics.) Reading / review materials are provided a week ahead of each scheduled meeting,...
Registration is not required.

Publish Digital Books & Open Educational Resources with Pressbooks

May 6, 2019, 11:00am
If you're looking to self-publish work of any length and want an easy-to-use tool that offers a high degree of customization, allows flexibility with publishing formats (EPUB, MOBI, PDF), and provides web-hosting options, Pressbooks may be great for you.
See event details for participation information.

Teaching in Summer Workshop

May 7, 2019, 9:00am
Please join us for the Teaching in Summer Workshop to discuss some of the best approaches to teaching an intensive summer course at UC Berkeley!
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Library of Congress Pilot Project Symposium

May 8, 2019, 12:00pm
This symposium will present the finessing of the Library of Congress's pilot project, which has been meeting monthly for the past year in AIS.

Clickers Faculty User Group Meetup

May 8, 2019, 2:30pm
Come join other instructors to talk about using clickers (aka student/classroom/audience response systems). Newcomers welcome! This informal gathering (held during RRR week each semester) is a great way to share and learn about best practices, to chat about successes and challenges using clickers, and to meet and talk with colleagues from many different disciplines.

2019 Showcase of Teaching Innovation and Reinvention

May 9, 2019, 8:30am
The Showcase of Teaching Innovation and Reinvention (STIR), aims to highlight work that has accomplished a variety of goals in improving pedagogy. Popular topics presented in the past revolved around student engagement strategies, large enrollment courses, and classroom and curriculum assessment. The event also facilitates further networking with colleagues, and more broadly disseminates the outcomes of individual faculty efforts.

Festival of Teaching Failure

May 9, 2019, 2:00pm
It's happened to all of us, even at Berkeley. We've written a bad exam, given a lecture that fell flat, designed an activity or assignment that was a waste of time, or looked into the blank, confused, disinterested (or perhaps even hostile) eyes of students. Come join your colleagues to share stories and celebrate our own learning process and survival as educators. Comfort food and soul food will be served.

Research IT Reading Group: Leveraging a Research IT Maturity Model for Strategic Decision Making

May 16, 2019, 12:00pm
The Research IT Reading Group has met biweekly since April 2013 to discuss topics touching support of research at UC Berkeley. (Please click to see further information regarding topics.) Reading / review materials are provided a week ahead of each scheduled meeting,...
Registration is not required.

Research IT Reading Group: The global compute facility of the ALICE experiment

May 30, 2019, 12:00pm
The Research IT Reading Group has met biweekly since April 2013 to discuss topics touching support of research at UC Berkeley. (Please click to see further information regarding topics.) Reading / review materials are provided a week ahead of each scheduled meeting,...
Registration is not required.

Data Science Pedagogy and Practice: A Short Summer Workshop

June 3, 2019, 9:00am
A week-long summer institute for instructors interested in learning how to integrate data science in their courses...
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Presidential Chair Fellows Showcase Session

December 11, 2019, 12:00pm
Showcase session on Discovery Experience curriculum projects through the Presidential Chair Fellows Curriculum Enrichment Grant.
Registration is not required.