Events + Deadlines

2018-2019 GUH Events + Deadlines


August 2018

August 14-21: Golden Bear Orientation - meet GUH representatives at the Campus Resource Fair on Aug 17 and 20!

August 15: Fall 2018 Semester begins

August 17, 1-5p: Campus Resource Fair Session 1 in Upper Sproul Plaza

August 20, 12-3p: Campus Resource Fair Session 2 in Upper Sproul Plaza 

Aug 22: Instruction begins

August 22, 12-2pm: Wursterfest! CED Ice Cream Social on the 1st floor lobby in Wurster Hall

August 27, 5:00pm-7:00pm: Fall 2018 Open House RSVP for free

September 2018

September 3: Labor Day (UCB observed)

September 7, 10a: Graduate Certificate Info Session 1 in 305 Wurster
September 7, 11a: Undergraduate Certficate Info Session 1 in 305 Wurster

September 8-29: Trace Evidence exhibition at Minnesota Street Project, 1275 Minnesota St, San Francisco

September 11, 5p: Graduate Certificate Info Session 2 in 305 Wurster 
September 11, 6p: Undergraduate Certificiate Info Session 2 in 305 Wurster

September 14: Undergraduate and Graduate Certificate Applications Deadline

September 18: Student Publication Grant Info Session in 314B Wurster

September 21, 10a: New Orleans Studio Info Session 1 in 305 Wurster

September 25, 5p: New Orleans Studio Info Session 2 in 305 Wurster

October 2018

October 5: New Orleans Studio Applications Deadline

October 5, 3-4p: Lagos Studio Info Session 1 in 305 Wurster

October 8, 8:30a-12p: "Border Crossings: Interdisciplinary Experiments in the Global Urban Humanities" in Wurster Gallery

October 9, 12-2p: Lagos Studio Info Session 2 in 170 Wurster (part of Fall 2018 Colloquium Speaker Series - Drop-in visitors welcome!)

October 12: Lagos Studio Applications Deadline

Octonber 17: Creative Placemaking and the Public Commons: Community Building through Art in Yogyakarta, Indonesia and San Francisco in 180 Doe Library

November 2018

November 1: Student Publication Grant Deadline

November 5, 6:30p:  Richard Prum: The Evolution of Beauty in the Maude Fife Room, 315 Wheeler

November 12: Veteran's Day (UCB observed)

November 16, 5pm: GUH Fellowship Applications for Spring 2020 Deadline

November 22-23: Thanksgiving Break (UCB observed)

November 30: Formal classes end

December 2018

December 6: Social Housing and Urban Planning in Brazil: The Case of São Paulo by Nabil Bonduki in CLAS, 2334 Bowditch St, Berkeley

December 10-14: Final exams

December 14: Fall semester ends

January 2019

January 15: Spring 2019 Begins

January 21: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (UCB Observed)

January 22: Instruction Begins

January 24, 10a: Graduate Certificate Info Session in 305 Wurster
January 24, 11a: Undergraduate Certificate Info Session in 305 Wurster

January 28 12-1:30p: Mapping Affecdence: Urban counter-drag in San Francisco, 1966-75 by Natalia Matesanz in 106 Wurster
January 28 4-7p: The Feminist Resistance to the Radical Right in Brazil in Booth Auditorium (room 175), UCB Law School
January 28 6:30-8p: Art & The City: Cultural Planning in the Bay Area at BAMPFA

February 2019

February 8: Undergraduate and Graduate Certificate Applications Deadline

February 18: President's Day (UCB Observed) 

February 25: Ned Sublette Talk: Kalunga: Kongo Thought in Africa and the Americas 

March 2019

March 14: Surfing in Globalization: Misplaced Urban Reaction and Community-Based Resilience in Shanghai by Yanbo Li in 170 Wurster

March 25- March 29: Spring Recess

March 29: Cesar Chavez Day (UCB Observed)

April 2019

April 9, 12-1p: Showing is Knowing: The Curator as Designer & Scholar with Wim de Witt and Padma Maitland in 106 Wurster

April 17-18: Techniques of Memory: Landscape, Iconoclasm, Medium and Power at the David Brower Center, Berkeley, CA

April 22 12-2p: 2019 GUH Certificate Graduation (East Courtyard, Wurster Hall)

April 22, 6:30-8:30p: Contested City: Art, Activism, and Urban Renewal by Gabrielle Bendiner-Viani in 170 Wurster

April 23, 12-1p: Environmental Public Scholarship & Publishing with Nancy Levinson in 106 Wurster

May 2019

May 3: Formal Classes End

May 6:, 5-7p: ARC Lecture:Critique/De-Coloniality/Diaspora (Co-sponsored  by the Global Urban Humanities Initiative)

May 10: Last Day of Instruction

May 13-17: Final Exams

May 17: Semester Ends