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.
A meeting to promote social and affective neuroscience
A meeting to promote the scientific, educational and professional facets of psychology
A symposium on psychology, global health, changing times, and changing practice
Carol Gables, Florida | April 5th-6th, 2013
The Council on Contemporary Families presents this conference on issues facing immigrant families
UC Berkeley campus | 10AM on March 23, 2013
The GGSC’s Dacher Keltner presents a talk in the Nano-High series at the Lawrence Berkeley Lab
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.
Attend this conference to discuss ways to apply technology in order to stay connected to one another and benefit our well-being, work, and world.
This Learning & the Brain conference aims to provide strategies to create more innovative schools and more imaginative, insightful students.
2286 Cedar Street
Berkeley, CA 94709 | January 29, 7:30pm
Sonja Lyubomirsky discusses why what should make you happy doesn’t, and why what shouldn’t make you happy, does
Oliver Burkeman comes to Berkeley to talk about his new book, The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking.