UCBEA Events

UCBEA Luncheons & Reception



  • October 7, 2021: The speaker is Professor John Connelly, Sidney Hellman Ehrman Professor of European History.  The title of the talk is Why Germany is Different: From Caesar to Hitler and Beyond.
  • January 29 (tentative)
  • March 12 (tentative)
  • May 7 (tentative)

Additional events will be announced when finalized.

Spring 2021 Events

A Conversation About Poetry
Speakers: Professor Emerita Lyn Hejinian and Professor Emeritus Robert Hass
Friday, June 11, 2021
1:30-3:00 pm
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Mortal Conjunctures: Coronavirus and the End of American Certainty
Speaker: Jennifer Johnson-Hanks, Professor of Sociology and Demography, Chair of the Berkeley Division of the Academic Senate, Executive Dean of the College of Letters & Sciences
Friday, May 21, 2021
1:30-3:00 pm
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News from the Ice Age: Mobility, Connectivity, and Home, or How Our Ice Age Ancestors Might Tell Us Something About How to Adapt in the Face of Climate Challenges
Speaker: Professor Emerita MegConkey
Friday, March 5, 2021
1:30-3:00 pm
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What To Expect From Biden In Health Policy And How It Will Affect You
Speaker: Professor Emeritus Richard M. Scheffler
Friday, January 29, 2021
1:30-3:00 pm
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A Conversation About Poetry, Lyn Hejinian & Robert Hass, UCBEA June 2021

UCBEA Speakers Event: A Conversation about Poetry with Lyn Hejinian & Robert Hass

History of Speakers

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