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.

April 22, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Hosted by
Office of the Registrar, Classroom Renewal Program, Capital Projects
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...
Registration is not required.
April 25, 2019, 10:00am to 11:30am
Hosted by
Office of the Registrar, Classroom Renewal Program, Capital Projects
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...
Registration is not required.
April 30, 2019, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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. The working group meets eight...
Registration is not required.
May 2, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Hosted by
Research IT (RIT)
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.
May 6, 2019, 11:00am to 12:30pm
Hosted by
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May 7, 2019, 9:00am to 4:30pm
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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May 8, 2019, 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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.
May 8, 2019, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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,...
May 9, 2019, 8:30am to 2:00pm
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...
May 9, 2019, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Hosted by
Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL), The Academic Senate's Committee on Teaching
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...
May 16, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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.
May 30, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Hosted by
Research IT (RIT)
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.
June 3, 2019, 9:00am to June 6, 2019, 5:00pm
Hosted by
Division of Data Sciences
A week-long summer institute for instructors interested in learning how to integrate data science in their courses...
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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.