Past Events

Date/Time Event Type Speaker Event
12 Apr 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
Rivka Feldhay
The Jesuits: Transmitters of the New Science?
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
5 Apr 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Joshua Roebke
Abstraction and Expressionism: Physics and Art in Early Twentieth-century Munich and Paris.
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
29 Mar 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Andrew Mamo
The Language of Thought Will be Calculable Like Mathematics: Engineers, Mathematicians, and the Writing of Computer Histories.
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
8 Mar 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
J.B. Shank
University of Minnesota
Rethinking Enlightenment Science: A Media Approach
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
8 Mar 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Colin Elbasani
Acupuncture in California in the 1970s
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
1 Mar 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
Lawrence Badash
UCSB
A Nuclear Winter's Tale: Science and Politics in the 1980s.
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
22 Feb 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Lydia Barnett
Stanford University
A Sense of Place: Situated Knowledge in the Making of Earth Science
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
8 Feb 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Lisa Onaga
Cornell University
Disentangling Past from Present: Improving and conceiving Japanese silkworms during the early 20th century turn toward biological rationality.
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
25 Jan 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Cathryn Carson
Historical perspective? Participant observation? Talking to nuclear engineers about the history of nuclear waste management
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
23 Mar - 25 Oct 2007
Friday - Thursday
Conference

The Cultural Alchemy of the Exact Sciences: Revisiting the Forman Thesis at the University of British Columbia
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
23 Jun - 26 Jun 2005
Thursday - Sunday
Conference
Richard T. von Mayrhauser
Cheiron XXXVII: International Society for the History of Behavioral and Social Sciences
4 May 2005
Wednesday
12:00am -12:00am
Panel

Terry Schiavo Discussion
26 Jan - 24 Jul 2005
Wednesday - Sunday
Exhibit

Blind at the Museum
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley CA
18 Nov 2004
Thursday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

Mothers' Living Stories Project
23 Apr - 25 Apr 2004
Friday - Sunday
Conference

Oppenheimer as Scientific Intellectual: A Centennial Conference
Faculty Club, Berkeley CA
4 Mar 2004
Thursday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

Two Death Bed Scenes: My Father in 1994 and Lord Byron in 1824
28 Jan 2004
Wednesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

Factors That Influence End-of-Life Care in Nursing Homes
15 Oct 2003
Wednesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

Detached Concern to Empathy: Humanizing Medical Practice
7 Oct 2003
Tuesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

"Death as Theater"
1 Apr 2003
Tuesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

"Hospital" and "Near Death" Documentary Films
10 Mar 2003
Monday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

Attitudes Toward Physician-assisted Suicide within the Disability Community
20 Nov 2002
Wednesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

The Death Penalty
11 Apr - 14 Apr 2002
Thursday - Sunday
Conference

West Coast History of Science Society
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
12 Mar 2002
Tuesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

The Representation of Death in Victorian Literature
12 May - 13 May 2001
Saturday - Sunday
Conference

Careers of Women in Science: Issues of Power & Control
Clark Kerr Campus, Berkeley CA
5 May - 7 May 2001
Saturday - Monday
Conference

West Coast History of Science Society at UCLA
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
24 Jan 2001
Wednesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

The Attitudes and Problems of Blood
12 Dec 2000
Tuesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

Intensive Care: A Doctor's Journal
13 Sep 2000
Wednesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

On Bill Moyers's Series on Death in America
8 Jun 2000
Thursday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

The Lives of Animals
5 May - 7 May 2000
Friday - Sunday
Conference

West Coast History of Science Society & UC-Stanford Workshop in the History of Science
3335 Dwinelle Hall, Berkeley CA
14 Apr 2000
Friday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

The Relationship of Gestures to Emotion in Narrative
1 Feb 2000
Tuesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

An Intimate Encounter with Mortality and Recovery
8 Dec 1999
Wednesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

To Die Well
31 Oct - 1 Nov 1999
Sunday - Monday
Conference

Wo/men Scientists as Public Intellectuals: Comparative perspectives from Canada, Mexico, and the United States (NAFTA signatories)
Geballe Room, 220 Stephens, Berkeley CA
25 Oct 1999
Monday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

The Cremated Catholic: A Tale of One Dead Body in Two Countries
7 Sep 1999
Tuesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

The Importance of Place for the Dead and Living
27 May 1999
Thursday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

Death Styles: Three Lives/Three Final Pathways
29 Apr 1999
Thursday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

In Search of the Good Death
9 Mar 1999
Tuesday
12:00am -12:00am
Life and Death Potluck Group Archive

The Shadow of Death with Dignity
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