Spring Events 2017

Toward Sustainable Financing of Higher Education

Thursday, May 18, 2017
4:00pm to 5:30pm with reception to follow
Banatao Auditorium at Sutardja Dai Hall 

 

 

 

Programs for "Under-Prepared" College Students: A Tale of Unintended Consequences

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
12:00pm-1:00pm with lunch to follow
Academic Innovation Studio Dwinelle 117 
English Instructor, Chabot College and Co-Founder of the California Acceleration Project (CAP)

The Political Economy of Cost Control on a University Campus

Thursday, April 20, 2017
4:00pm to 5:30pm with hosted reception to follow
Sibley Auditorium, Bechtel Engineering Center, Reception to follow in Garbarini Lounge, Bechtel Engineering Center 

 

 

The College Dropout Scandal

Thursday, March 23, 2017
12:00PM- 1:00PM with catered lunch to follow
Academic Innovation Studio, Dwinelle 117 
James D. Marver Professor of Public Policy, Goldman School of Public Policy

PRESS RELEASE - 3/2/17 Seminar: How Will UC Merced Grow? - A 21st Century Approach to Campus Expansion

February 24, 2017

Berkeley, CA– On March 2nd, Thomas W. Peterson, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor at University of California, Merced, and Daniel M. Feitelberg, Vice Chancellor, Planning and Budget, at University of California, Merced, will discuss a means to accommodate the projected growth of eligible students. The talk will take place in the Academic Innovation Studio, locatedin Dwinelle 117 on the UC Berkeley campus, from 12:00pm to 1:00 pm with lunch to follow.

PRESS RELEASE - 2/9/17 Seminar: Why We Need a State and Regional Approach to Higher Education in Silicon Valley

February 9, 2017

Berkeley, CA– On February 9th, Michael Kirst, Professor Emeritus of Education at Stanford University, and Dick Scott, Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Stanford University, will discuss the disconnect between postsecondary education and the Bay Area economy. The talk will take place in the Academic Innovation Studio, located in Dwinelle 117 on the UC Berkeley campus, from 12:00pm to 1:00 pm with lunch to follow.