2016 I-House Annual Celebration & Awards Gala to Honor Dr. Marian Diamond and I-House Alumni Faculty of UC Berkeley

BERKELEY, CA – I-House alumni and friends will gather March 31st under the iconic dome of International House Berkeley for its 28th Annual Celebration and Awards Gala. The evening is the largest annual fundraising event for the non-profit which for 86 years has promoted intercultural respect and understanding in the local community and to its residential community of nearly 600 students from around the world and across the U.S. 

Dr. Marian Diamond, Professor Emerita of Integrative Biology University of California Berkeley. World-renowned for her groundbreaking discoveries, including the impact of an enriched environment on brain development, Dr. Diamond started her love affair with the brain as the first female student at UC Berkeley’s Department of Anatomy in 1948.