Media Advisory archive

Bancroft opens stunning California Captured on Canvas exhibit

'California Captured on Canvas' tells Golden State story with paint with video

October 21, 2014:

The Bancroft Library is providing a window onto California’s unique history and culture with an new exhibit of oil paintings from its pictorial collection, some of which haven’t been publicly displayed before.

Berkeley to host nearly 170 aspiring young women physicists with video

Berkeley to host nearly 170 aspiring young women physicists January 15, 2014:

UC Berkeley, LBNL and LLNL are hosting the 2014 West Coast Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics, a three-day event designed to encourage attendees to pursue careers in a field where women are still a minority.

Media Advisory: College Information Day to take place Oct. 12

October 10, 2013:

College Information Day, at the University of California, Berkeley, in which dozens of college and university representatives will give tips to college-bound students and their families.

Media Advisory: Major back-to-school news conference next Monday

August 20, 2013:

As the fall semester begins, University of California, Berkeley, Chancellor Nicholas Dirks will hold a back-to-school briefing for the news media, which will include a Q & A session.

Media Advisory: How Deepwater Horizon is linked to other disasters

April 11, 2013:

Robert Bea, an expert witness in the ongoing civil trial to determine the causes of BP’s oil rig blowout in 2010 in the Gulf of Mexico, will discuss the common threads linking Deepwater Horizon to other major engineering disasters.

December graduates to be celebrated at ceremony this Sunday

December 12, 2012:

ATTENTION: Reporters covering higher education; weekend assignment, photo and broadcast news desks WHAT: A campus-wide ceremony at the University of California, Berkeley, for December graduates. More than 2,900 undergraduate and graduate students are set to receive diplomas this semester. About 400 graduates are expected to participate in Sunday’s event, and at least 4,000 tickets have been distributed to the graduates […]

Cal women’s crew to join “The Great Lung Run” on Golden Gate Bridge to honor former teammate

Cal women’s crew to join “The Great Lung Run” on Golden Gate Bridge to honor former teammate November 30, 2012:

The women’s rowing team will run the last leg of a cross-country trek begun in July by the best friend of a beloved former teammate who died of lung cancer.

California Memorial Stadium to be rededicated this Saturday

October 2, 2012:

A rededication ceremony for California Memorial Stadium will take place on the field at halftime during the Golden Bears vs. UCLA Bruins game being held during Homecoming 2012 weekend.

Media Advisory: Landmark survey of California’s Asian American political views

September 27, 2012:

Release of the National Asian American Survey’s 2012 report on the political and social attitudes of California’s Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.