Upcoming events

Below are programs open to all instructors, researchers, graduate students, and academic staff on topics related to teaching, learning, and research.

For a complete listing of all scheduled AIS events (including invite-only meetings), please view this web page.

October 22, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Hosted by
Berkeley Language Center, Library Media Resources Center
In this presentation, Gisèle Tanasse, Film Librarian and Director of the Media Resources Center, will describe the various resources available to faculty for delivering film or film clips to students, and Mark Kaiser, Associate Director of the Berkeley Language Center, will demonstrate the many...
Registration is unavailable.
October 24, 2019, 10:00am to 5:00pm
Hosted by
D-Lab, Library, ICPSR
The Inter-university Consortium of Political and Social Science Research (ICPSR) is hosting a Northern California meeting of ICPSR members and interested researchers, co-hosted by the Libary and the D-Lab. We’ll provide workshops on finding and using data for research, using data for teaching, how...
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October 30, 2019, 11:00am to 12:00pm
Hosted by
Research IT, Library
You've invested a lot of work in creating a digital project, but how do you ensure it has staying power? We'll look at choices you can make at the beginning of project development to influence sustainability, best practices for documentation and asset management, and how to sunset your project in a...
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October 30, 2019, 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Hosted by
American Cultures (AC) Center, Wiki Education Foundation
Please join the AC Center and the Wiki Education Foundation Educators as we discuss how to build Wikipedia assignments into your courses and discover some of the new tools, which support and enhance teaching with Wikipedia. As an educational tool, the development of Wikipedia articles allows...
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October 31, 2019, 11:30am to 12:30pm
The Information Security Office is launching a Security Awareness Champion Program. This program is designed to strengthen our cyber-security culture by engaging and empowering faculty, staff, students, and researchers to help ensure safe computing here at UC Berkeley. This event is to connect with...
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October 31, 2019, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Hosted by
Critical University Studies Working Group, Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society (HIFIS), UC Berkeley Graduate School of Education, UC Berkeley African American Studies Department, Center for Race and Gender, D-Lab
Please join us for this installment in the Critical University Studies Speaker Series: Dr. Jalil Bishop, "A Place to Be Human." The Critical University Studies (CUS) working group convenes and cultivates a critical scholarly community that contends with issues of power, race, and gender in higher...
November 7, 2019, 10:00am to 12:00pm
This event is designed for administrators and academic support staff who work closely with bCourses. Please come ready to share departmental updates and learn what's new or upcoming with bCourses and the campus EdTech ecosystem!
Registration is not required.
November 7, 2019, 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Hosted by
Are you looking for ways to incorporate ARVR into your work or class? Join Arts + Design for this interactive workshop where participants will be trained Artivive, a new technology that allows you to create new dimensions of art by linking classical with digital art. You will learn from...
November 18, 2019, 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Discussions of disability on campus often focus on how we can support and accommodate individual needs and meet our compliance requirements under the Americans with Disabilities Act. With this session, we hope to add to that important conversation, inviting faculty, GSIs, staff, and students to...
November 20, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Hosted by
Institute for the Study of Societal Issues (ISSI), Goldman School of Public Policy
This event will be a talk by Dr. Jeff Manza, Professor of Sociology at NYU and Cal grad, about his current research on attitudes towards inequality. The event is co-sponsored by the Goldman School of Public Policy.
Registration is not required.
November 21, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:30pm
In the "misinformation" age, it can be difficult to distinguish between fact and fiction, especially when we are inundated with a seemingly infinite cycle of media being copied, shared, retweeted, and modified. Join us for a discussion of viral media and strategies for facilitating critical...
December 5, 2019, 11:45am to 2:00pm
This will be the final event in our Fall 2019 Teaching in Troubled Times semester of learning. We'll take the insights, ideas, strategies, and challenges that have been raised over the course of the other programs in the series and discuss how we might implement them in our courses and interactions...
December 10, 2019, 10:00am to 11:30am
Hosted by
Digital Learning Services (DLS), Learning Environments and Tools (LET)
Come join other instructors to talk about using clickers (aka student/classroom/audience response systems). Newcomers welcome!
December 11, 2019, 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Showcase session on Discovery Experience curriculum projects through the Presidential Chair Fellows Curriculum Enrichment Grant.
Registration is not required.