Media Advisory archive

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.

Media Advisory: Major back-to-school news conference Thursday

August 21, 2012:

A news conference on the state of the campus as the 2012-13 school year begins.

Media Advisory: Memorial Stadium news conference with tours

August 20, 2012:

A news conference at California Memorial Stadium at the University of California, Berkeley. It will include tours of the facility, which reopens for its first home football game on Saturday, Sept. 1, after a major $321 million seismic retrofit and renovation.

Memo to Reporters: Experts available to weigh in on court’s Affordable Care Act ruling

June 28, 2012:

Campus experts are available for comment on Supreme Court ruling on health care law.

Memo to Reporters: Campus experts look to London Olympics

June 27, 2012:

Campus experts show the Olympics involve much more than summer games.

Media Advisory: Google’s Eric Schmidt to speak at commencement this Saturday

May 8, 2012:

The University of California, Berkeley’s Commencement Convocation 2012, an annual event honoring all graduating seniors. More than 3,000 graduates in caps and gowns are expected to process across the stage at Edwards Track Stadium to “Pomp and Circumstance.” The sold-out ceremony will include speeches, awards, and students, faculty and campus administrators in colorful regalia.

Media Advisory: April 21 Cal Day to welcome visitors

Media Advisory: April 21 Cal Day to welcome visitors April 18, 2012:

Cal Day, UC Berkeley’s free, annual public open house, is set for Saturday, April 21. Some 40,000 visitors are expected to visit the campus’s museums, labs, performance halls, classrooms and more. More than 370 events are scheduled.

Public invited to Doe Library’s centennial party

Public invited to Doe Library’s centennial party March 13, 2012:

Doe Library is inviting the public to join its centennial celebrations at an open house with exhibits, authors, music, cupcakes and more.

Media Advisory: UC Berkeley to announce financial aid program for middle income families

December 13, 2011:

A media briefing at the University of California, Berkeley, to announce a new financial aid program to make the campus more affordable for middle-class families.

Media Advisory: National conference to create roadmap for U.S. manufacturing

Media Advisory: National conference to create roadmap for U.S. manufacturing December 1, 2011:

On Monday, Dec. 5, UC Berkeley will host one of three regional meetings of the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (AMP), a working group of President Obama’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. Berkeley and Stanford researchers will join representatives from federal agencies and industry executives for discussions and to develop a policy for increasing U.S. manufacturing capabilities.

Media advisory: World Bank economist to talk about lessons of China’s growth

November 22, 2011:

World Bank economist Justin Lin to explore reasons for China’s growth, lessons to be learned.

Media Advisory: Nov. 15 Savio Lecture moves to Sproul Plaza

November 14, 2011:

Update due to location change. The University of California, Berkeley’s 15th annual Mario Savio Memorial Lecture will be delivered by Robert Reich, former U.S. labor secretary and professor of public policy at UC Berkeley’s Goldman School of Public Policy, on the topic of class warfare.

Media Advisory: Norwegian scientists to join Bay Area research leaders

October 19, 2011:

A two-day symposium, part of Transatlantic Science Week 2011, that will bring together University of California, Berkeley, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and Norwegian scientists to discuss the latest research in areas ranging from climate science and renewable energy to marine and space science.