Photo Gallery: Inauguration of Chancellor Nicholas Dirks

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Editor’s note: This is part of our wider coverage of the inauguration of Nicholas Dirks as UC Berkeley’s 10th chancellor on Nov. 8, 2013. Click here to see our page documenting the day. On Friday at Zellerbach Hall, Chancellor Nicholas Dirks was sworn in to become UC Berkeley’s tenth Chancellor.
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Chancellor Dirks’ Inauguration

Editor’s note: This is part of our wider coverage of the inauguration of Nicholas Dirks as UC Berkeley’s 10th chancellor on Nov. 8, 2013. Click here to see our page documenting the day. On November 8, 2013, UC Berkeley celebrated the installment of its 10th Chancellor, Nicholas B. Dirks. Berkeley was filled with
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UC Berkeley to augment study abroad model

In a Friday discussion on engagement between universities and the global community, UC Berkeley’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost George Breslauer discussed the ways in which the campus study abroad program is currently being adapted to more closely resemble that of Columbia University.
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Scholars discuss value of liberal arts at inaugural symposium

Just hours before the Friday inaugural ceremony of a chancellor who has championed the value of the liberal arts degree, a number of visiting scholars and campus professors came together in a panel discussion about the importance and challenges of creating a well-rounded undergraduate education.
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Live feed of Nicholas Dirks’ inauguration

Watch live as Chancellor Nicholas Dirks is officially inaugurated as UC Berkeley’s 10th chancellor Friday in a 3 p.m. ceremony at Zellerbach Hall. UC President Janet Napolitano, also in her first year on the job, is scheduled to award Dirks with the Chancellor’s Medal as part of the inauguration ceremony.
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The missing black students

CAMPUS ISSUES: UC Berkeley’s dearth of African American students is out of sync with our values and alienates members of our community

Today’s inauguration ceremony is an opportunity for Chancellor Nicholas Dirks. He will have the ears of the campus — professors, students, administrators and many other members of the community. To take full advantage of this opportunity, however, Dirks should take the time to reflect on the values and diversity of our campus and on who makes up our community.
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