Goldman School of Public Policy - University of California, Berkeley

GSPP Events

Upcoming Events

Feb 23

Delevane Diaz, Electrical Power Research Institute

Thursday • 12:00pm–1:30pm • GSPP 105

Delevane Diaz will give a talk titled "Managing Climate Risks with CO2 Mitigation Policy" as part of the Policy Research Seminar series.

Feb 23

BERC Energy Summit: Innovation Expo

Thursday • 7:00pm–9:00pm • Hearst Mining Hall

The Innovation Expo is a research poster exhibition and prize contest, where attendees and participants can enjoy light refreshments and drinks while learning about innovative energy research from the student researchers themselves! BERC hosts this annual event to provide students and scientists an avenue to show off all the hard work they're doing.

Feb 24

BERC Energy Summit

Friday • 8:30am–6:00pm • UC Berkeley California Memorial Stadium (Field Club & University Club)

The BERC Energy Summit, in its 11th year, is the premier and largest student-run energy conference on the West Coast. The event draws around 600 students, researchers, clean technology entrepreneurs, policy makers, and industry leaders to discuss the world's most pressing energy challenges each year. It features panels on a variety of topics, the Berkeley Innovation Expo, and the announcement of the winner of the Department of Energy’s $50,000 Cleantech University Prize (in partnership with UC Berkeley).

Feb 27

Marcy Whitebook, UC Berkeley, Center for the Study of Child Care Employment

Monday • 12:00pm–1:30pm • GSPP 105

Marcy Whitebook will give a talk titled "The State of the Early Childhood Educator Workforce: Misaligned Expectations, Earnings and policies" as part of the Policy Research Seminar series.

Mar 2

How Will UC Merced Grow?—a 21 st Century Approach to Campus Expansion

Thursday • 12:00pm–1:00pm • Academic Innovation Studio, Dwinelle 117

Mar 6

Hadar Aviram, UC Hastings College of the Law

Monday • 12:00pm–1:30pm • GSPP 105

Hadar Aviram will give a talk titled "The Invisible Helping Hand: Neoliberalism, Public Choice Economics, and Prison Conditions" as part of the Policy Research Seminar series.

Mar 7

Sacramento Networking Reception

Tuesday • 5:30pm–7:30pm • Mix Downtown • Sacramento, CA

Mar 20

Constantine Yannelis, Stanford University, Department of Economics

Monday • 12:00pm–1:30pm • GSPP 105

Constantine Yannelis will give a talk titled "Asymmetric Information and Strategic Default in Student Loans" as part of the Policy Research Seminar series.

Mar 23

Fall 2017 Admitted Students Reception (Washington, D.C.)

Thursday • 6:00pm–8:00pm • University of California, Washington Center, 1608 Rhode Island NW, Washington, D.C. 20036

At this reception, our newly admitted Fall 2017 applicants will have a chance to meet with alumni and administrators to discuss the curriculum, career services, and student life. More information to follow in early March 2017.

Apr 3

Fall 2017 Admitted Students Day (Berkeley, CA)

Monday • All Day • Goldman School of Public Policy, 2607 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94720

At this all day event, Fall 2017 new admits will have a chance to meet with faculty, staff, and current students about the curriculum, discuss career and student services with administrators, and get a peak at student life. 

More information to follow in early March.