Thursday, May 4, 2017
Special Event | May 3 – 4, 2017 every day | Jacobs Hall
On Wednesday, May 3, and Thursday, May 4, please join the Jacobs Institute for the Jacobs Spring Design Showcase. At this open house, you can meet student designers, check out innovations in fields from health to socially engaged art, and celebrate the semester over conversation and refreshments.
Meeting | December 1, 2016 – December 7, 2017 the first Thursday of the month every month | 7:30-8:30 a.m. | Au Coquelet Cafe, (backroom)
Berkeley Communicators Toastmasters Club
Find out how to improve your public speaking skills and build confidence through the Toastmaster.
If you have wanted to improve your communication skills, practice public speaking and leadership, but find it difficult to do on your own, this is the place for you.
Meetings: 1st and 3rd Thursday 7:30am - 8:30am every month
Free street parking and close to Downtown Berkeley BART
Special Event | May 4 | 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | 117 Dwinelle Hall
The Showcase for Teaching Innovation and Reinvention (STIR), formerly known as the Waves of Innovation, aims to highlight work that has accomplished a variety of goals in improving pedagogy.
New panels each hour will feature lightning talks with the opportunity for informal discussion amongst presenters and interested attendees throughout the event. The event also facilitates further... More >
Miscellaneous | May 4 – 11, 2017 every Tuesday & Thursday | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | International House, Great Hall
Berkeley International Office has set aside this special day for express travel signatures just for you! Stop by any time during the hours below to get your documents signed on-the-spot.
Come to the I-House Great Hall during the following days and times for your Express Travel Signature:
Thu 5/4 - 10am-3pm
Tue 5/9 - 12-4pm
Thu 5/11 - 12-4pm
Special Event | May 4 | 10:30 a.m. | Online streaming
Help cheer on your champ and earn campus glory by urging your community to watch the livestream and cast a vote for their favorite speaker! The Peoples Choice winner will win $1,000 and be named at the conclusion of the event along with the other contest winners.
Voting will be open for approximately 30 minutes immediately following the talks.
The voting will conclude approximately 30... More >
Special Event | February 2 – December 7, 2017 the first Thursday of the month every month | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
First Thursdays are a great time to visit BAMPFA. The galleries are free all day and we offer guided exhibition tours.
free admission to the galleries
Information Session | May 4 | 12-1 p.m. | Online
Whether you are a career changer or already working in the field, understand how this program can help you plan an academic program of study and initiate the graduate- school application process.
Join us for a free, docent-led tour of the Garden as we explore interesting plant species, learn about the vast collection, and see what is currently in bloom. Meet at the Entry Plaza.
Free with Garden admission
Advanced registration not required
Tours may be cancelled without notice.
For day-of inquiries, please call 510-643-2755
For tour questions, please email email@example.com... More >
Reception | May 4 | 4-6 p.m. | Barrows Hall, 820 Barrows Hall
Please join us on May 4th, 2017 between 4pm-6pm for a celebration of a successful year at Social Science Matrix, UC Berkeley's hub for cross-disciplinary social-science research.
Invite your friends colleagues to come to our Open House, where you can:
- Enjoy food and drink while learning about the programs and events offered by Social Science Matrix.
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Please RSVP if you plan to attend.
RSVP online by May 3.