HUM 133AC (#15475) / ENV DES 133AC (#15421) / AMERSTD 110AC (#15485)
Summer Session C, June 21-Aug. 12, 3 units, Lecture Course
MWF 10 am -12 pm, in-person
Instructor: Catherine Covey
Fulfills the elective requirement for the Certificate in Urban Humanities and the American Cultures Requirement
Hidden in Plain Sight will explore the ways history can be illuminated or erased through urban design, museums and monuments, archives, historic preservation, heritage tourism, media, oral history, and cultural resource management. We'll explore challenges surrounding the presentation and preservation of public spaces and histories in the U.S. context.
We'll examine landscapes that have been shaped by economic inequality, migration, mass incarceration, racism, and larger conditions of societal and planetary change. We will analyze what is hidden, forgotten, missing, or in need of representation. Assignments will include devising imaginative ways to tell little-known histories of the UC Berkeley campus.
Infosession for this in-person course with instructor Dr. Catherine Covey is Weds. Feb 23 at 6pm via Zoom.
Crowdfunding for Designers Crash Course by Craighton Berman
This free webinar on managing modern crowdfunding will provide designers a framework for launching your own product or brand via crowdfunding. During the webinar, we'll do a deep dive on how to vet your ideas and plan for launch. Veteran designer and successful crowdfunder Craighton Berman will explain how a great product design is at the center of a campaign, surrounded by four quadrants of additional considerations.
In this episode you will learn:
The webinar airs Wednesday, February 23rd at 2PM EST/11AM PST. In addition to being part of the live Q&A sessions, registered participants will have access to the videos after the event to review and deepen their impact.
- How to reach your potential audience with an authentic voice
- How to build trust and relationships with your backers through storytelling
- Managing timelines, controlling pricing, linking resources, managing freight and logistics, overseeing quality control and more
- Details on financing, including promotional fees, platform fees, shipping costs, budgeting and other potentially hidden costs
Register now for the webinar before all slots are filled!