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.

February 21, 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, which may include peer-reviewed...
Registration is not required.
February 21, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Hosted by
Cal Performances
Curious but uncertain as to how the performing arts can become a dynamic complement to your teaching and area of expertise? Come learn about this funding opportunity for instructors. The Mellon grant includes free admission for students to select Cal Performances events, plus the opportunity to...
Registration is unavailable.
February 21, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Hosted by
Data Science Education Program (DSEP), Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL)
Join us for an illustration of the types of course materials being developed for Data Science pedagogy for a variety of classes, including introductory, intermediate and advanced courses, and American Cultures classes.
Registration is unavailable.
February 22, 2019, 11:45am to 2:00pm
Hosted by
Biology Scholars Program (BSP)
The Biology Scholars Program (BSP) and current BSP students will present mentoring strategies used in research, teaching, and advising to effectively support STEM student success, especially those from historically underrepresented groups. Lunch will be provided.
March 3, 2019, 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Hosted by
Cal Performances
Sign up to participate in special immersive teaching and learning experiences through Cal Performances. These programs are designed for faculty from all disciplines to engage in a performing arts experience and facilitated conversation to deepen understanding of the subject matter, draw connections...
Registration is not required.
March 7, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Hosted by
Research IT (RIT), Data Science Education Program (DSEP), Research IT Reading Group
Learn about how data science classes are leveraging Jupyter Notebooks and JupyterHub for instruction at scale. Get an overview of data science pedagogy and a hands-on demonstration of data science instructional methods.
March 12, 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.
Registration is not required.
March 21, 2019, 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Hosted by
Digital Learning Services (DLS), Alternative Media Center, Disabled Students' Program (DSP), Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL)
Accessible content authoring is not only essential for students who use assistive technologies, but it also results in more usable, flexible content that can adapt to diverse student needs and devices. During the workshop, we’ll discuss some of the key terms and research around inclusive learning...
April 2, 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.
Registration is not required.
April 3, 2019, 2:30pm to 3:30pm
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 ed tech ecosystem.
April 8, 2019, 11:45am to 2:00pm
Hosted by
Biology Scholars Program (BSP)
What lessons can we glean from the longitudinal Gift it Forward study of the Biology Scholars Program that can inform UC Berkeley’s efforts to provide fair treatment, opportunity, and advancement for all? In this workshop Dr. Mica Estrada will describe evidence-based recommendations that can be...
April 11, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Hosted by
Data Science Education Program (DSEP)
Tailored to graduate students, this workshop provides an introduction to data science teaching tools and pedagogy. Learn about developing Jupyter Notebooks for your classes and teaching on a cloud-based JupyterHub.
April 17, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Hosted by
Berkeley Collegium
Since 2012, the Berkeley Collegium has worked to foster innovation and excellence in undergraduate teaching at UC Berkeley. This event showcases recent projects funded through the Collegium's signature program "Narrowing the Gap Between Teaching and Research."
Registration is not required.
April 18, 2019, 11:00am to 1:00pm
Join us for our third annual AIS-palooza! Connect with service providers and academic support units from across campus to get your question answered, find inspiration, and learn about new ideas.
April 22, 2019, 10:00am to 11:30am
Join us for a talk and facilitated discussion led by Hertha Sweet Wong, professor of English and associate dean of arts and humanities. This program will focus on particular challenges and considerations for students working with sensitive material in representational formats. How do we ensure...
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 9, 2019, 10:00am 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...
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.