News & Events
The Greater Good Science Center is dedicated to building connections with the community beyond UC Berkeley. By sponsoring public lectures and participating in public symposia we encourage dialogue about the importance of promoting positive emotions and relationships in classrooms, in families, and in our communities at large.
Upcoming Greater Good Science Center Events
A day of science, stories, and inspiration, featuring a keynote by Jack Kornfield and Brother David Steindl-Rast. CE credit hours available.
Clark Kerr Campus | Friday, June 27 - Wednesday, July 2, 2014
The GGSC’s six-day Summer Institute equips educators with social-emotional learning tools that benefit both students and teachers.
Upcoming Events Co-sponsored by the GGSC
Other Upcoming Events
Presenting cutting-edge research and best practices for young adults with autism, learning differences, and ADHD
On May 3rd, the 2014 International Conference of Human Completion will hold a conference called “Maum Meditation: Happiness, Peace, and Coexistence” held at UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles). There are scholars from around the world that have been invited to discuss how to realize happiness, peace, and coexistence in a practical way.
This event—produced by the University of Michigan’s Steven M. Ross School of Business—will explore the most inspiring and practical approaches to building positive businesses.
4290 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94306 | June 20, 2014
AACH offers a 5-day intensive and interactive course. Using a learner-centered model, the course features key note presentations, interactive workshop tracks, and small learning group sessions designed to enhance knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to practice and teach relationship-centered communication.
This retreat is for those who are currently facilitating or plan to be facilitating mindfulness, or for clinicians using mindfulness in therapeutic interventions. Cosponsored by UCLA’s Mindful Awareness Research Center.
An event that gathers and unites psychologists from all over the world.
A day-long seminar for health care professionals featuring Shauna Shapiro, Ph.D., and Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D.
The GGSC’s Emiliana Simon-Thomas and Jeremy Adam Smith talk happiness and well-being at UC Berkeley’s Cal Day
ONLY WAITLIST AVAILABLE—Dr. Daniel Siegel discusses his New York Times bestseller Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain
Registration for this event has closed.
Members-only webinar with GGSC Director Dr. Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton on the power of cross-group friendships to overcome racism, prejudice, and stigma.
OR Live Webcast | March 8, 2013
This day-long conference, featuring a keynote by Jon Kabat-Zinn, will illuminate the connections between mindfulness and compassion, focusing on how mindfulness can deepen relationships, enhance caregiving, and build compassion.