California conference panel 2
Monday, April 29, 2013
California may be on the road to recovery, but the Golden State still has a long way to go to regain its past luster, according to many of the participants at IGS’ conference April 26, “California: Are We Back?” See photos of the event on the conference page . The conference, cohosted with the UC Center Sacramento and held...
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Duf Sundheim, former Chair of the California Republican Party and John Burton, Chair of the California Democratic Party will serve as speakers during the conference's keynote session. Titled What’s Next for California Politics?, the two party chairmen will discuss where the state is headed politically. The conversation...
Friday, April 19, 2013
On Wednesday, California Assembly Speaker John A. Pérez paid a visit to the the Cal-in-Sacramento class.
Senator Feinstein with a guest at the IGS Salon dinner
Thursday, April 18, 2013
You can now view the IGS Salon Gala images featuring U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein. Photos from the event are viewable in our online album .
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Earlier in the week, our Annual Review of the Presidency took place. A stellar group of panelists engaged in a thought-provoking debate, touching on everything from Obama's campaign organization, to Romney's candidacy and the likelihood of a Hillary Clinton run in 2016.Though the house was packed, we know some who wanted...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Thanks to all who attended Four More Years: Obama's Re-Election and the Prospects for a Second Term ! A packed house was treated to a lively discussion about the 2012 election and the future of President Obama's tenure.
Friday, April 5, 2013
Interested in the state of the state? Join us in Sacramento on April 26, for California: Are We Back? a daylong conference to reflect on the state's rocky few years, as well as look at its future. Three panels of experts will address issues ranging from California's fiscal outlook, to political reform and the makeup of the...
Gary Becker
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
On Wednesday, March 20, hundreds gathered in UC Berkeley's Banatao Auditorium to listen to Nobel Prize winner Dr. Gary S. Becker give a talk on higher education entitled "The Worldwide Boom in Higher Education Increased Gains from College, Rise in Women's Education and Relative Decline in US Education." Becker started his...
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Every year, the Matsui Center combines with IGS, UC-Berkeley Extension, and student political groups to co-sponsor an examination of the presidency. This year's event will look at both the 2012 election and the prospects for President Obama's second term. It's cosponsored with the Cal Democrats and the Berkeley College...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Congressman Bereuter delivered the Matsui Lecture on March 13, 2013 Missed Congressman Bereuter's lecture, Can the World Feed 9 Billion People? A Global Agricultural Development Initiative? You're in luck! A video from the event is now available on YouTube .