In addition to the many history lectures, seminars, and workshops listed on the Berkeley Events Calendar, the Department of History hosts the following events catered to students, faculty, and alumni.
All History Department Events are Virtual
Zoom details will be released to the History Community as each individual event approaches. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
History Colloquia | Fall & Spring Semesters 2020-21
The Department of History hosts two to three colloquia each fall and spring semester featuring recent work by faculty members, emeriti, or doctoral candidates. All affiliates of the Department are welcome to attend. For more information, view the internal events calendar or email email@example.com.
Monday, Nov 16 @ 5pm: Elena Conis, Graduate School of Journalism and the Center for Science, Technology, Medicine and Society - Title TBD
Monday, Jan 25 @ 5pm: Dylan Penningroth - "Race in Contract Law: A History"
TBD - Graduate research abroad roundtable
History Homecoming | Wednesday, March 3rd 2021 @ 5pm
History Homecoming, the Department's annual event for alumni and friends, features a faculty panel on a historical theme followed by a catered reception. Past panels have featured such themes as elections, the historical significance of rivers, and letters as primary sources.
PhAT-Faculty Dinner| TBD
Cal Day | April 24th 2021
Cal Day, UC Berkeley's annual open house, features hundreds of events across campus. The Department of History hosts an info session for prospective majors (Don't Know Much About History?) and a faculty panel on a rotating theme.
The 101 Circus | TBD
The 101 Circus is the Department's undergraduate research showcase, when history majors have an opportunity to present their capstone projects and answer questions about the research process. Topics cover a wide range of geographic and chronological fields, so there's something for everyone to enjoy.