Cal Day | Absolute Truth & Alternative Facts: Berkeley Historians Reflect on the Present

In this hour-long conversation, Berkeley History faculty share their thoughts on what the discipline has to offer in a time of fake news and alternative facts.

  • Vanessa Ogle, Associate Professor (Late Modern Europe)
  • Mark Peterson (Moderator), Professor (America since 1607)
  • Elena Schneider, Assistant Professor (Latin America and the Caribbean)
  • Peter Zinoman, Professor (Southeast Asia)


Celebrate 150 years of light at UC Berkeley and see where your future shines at Cal Day on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 9am – 4pm. Our annual open house welcomes prospective students, current students, kids and families and the community to explore our beautiful campus and enjoy hundreds of exciting free events.

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
All Welcome
145 Dwinelle Hall