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Speaker Series events are held at the Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse, 2020 Addison St. Berkeley. 

General admission is $10; free to OLLI @Berkeley members and UC Berkeley faculty, staff, and students.

Wednesday, October 4

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Supreme Court 2017

Marshall Krause and Roy Ulrich will discuss the Supreme Court's 2017 term, including the ramifications of Neil Gorsuch's confirmation to the court.

Wednesday, October 11

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.


Litquake with OLLI faculty writers:

Louise Nayer
Elizabeth Fishel
Jannie Dresser
Tamim Ansary
Darren Zook

Wednesday, October 18

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

President Putin and President Trump

How did the US-Russian relationship come to such a low point? What can we expect from the relationship between presidents Putin and Trump?

Wednesday, October 25

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

The Energy Grid of the Future

Dan Kammen is a Professor and Chair of of the Energy and Resources Group at UC Berkeley and is a professor in the Goldman School of Public Policy, and the department of Nuclear Engineering. Kammen is the founding director of the Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory. Dr.