Barbara Boxer Lecture Series

Matsui Lectureship

Every year the Matsui Center invites a distinguished former Member of Congress to the Berkeley campus for the Matsui Lectureship (alternating between Republicans and Democrats). During their residency, the Matsui Lecturer meets with students, faculty and researchers, speaks to classes, participates in the intellectual life of the Matsui Center and the Cal campus, and is the featured speaker at a major public event on critical issues of the day.

Barbara Boxer Lecture Series

The Barbara Boxer Lecture Series at UC Berkeley, an annual event launched in 2017, focuses on women in leadership. The series is cosponsored by the Institute of Governmental Studies and The Bancroft Library, which holds the archive of Sen. Boxer's congressional papers.

The inaugural lecture was featured in a Los Angeles Times article:...