This movie is a complete record of the special lecture given by Professor Patrick Vinton Kirch in the Archaeological Research Facility at the University of California, Berkeley on 16 April, 2014 as the first step in retiring from teaching at that institution. Professor Laurie Wilkie, Director of the ARF starts the event by welcoming everyone and introducing Professor Kent Lightfoot. He gives a 15-minute entertaining summary of Pat Kirch's life and accomplishments before and during his time at Berkeley. This is followed by the 45-minute lecture by Patrick Kirch himself.
Music for the intro and outro was provided by Airtone (from Square3) with a CC license
After twenty-five years at UC Berkeley Professor Pat Kirch has retired this semester. On April 16 2014 the ARF hosted a retirement talk and party in his honor. Video from this event was recorded and posted online by Ruth Tringham.