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Saturday, October 13, 2018

General Motors Hackathon

Miscellaneous | October 13 | -5 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430)

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Come hack at the ML@B/General Motors Hackathon this weekend!

The hackathon challenge will be a unique machine learning challenge related to General Motor’s infotainment system in all of their cars.

GM also has tech talks planned during the hackathon and will have 9 engineers present to work with you and answer any of your questions.

There will be cool prizes for the winners including an...   More >

Homecoming at Alumni House

Special Event | October 12 – 13, 2018 every day |  Alumni House

 Cal Alumni Association

Homecoming at Alumni House

Reception | October 13 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Alumni House

 Cal Alumni Association

University Library Book Sale

Sale | October 13 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Doe Library, Rm 303

 Library

Expand your home library at this annual bargain-hunting bonanza. Search for treasures among thousands of hardbacks and soft-covers — all for just one dollar each!

Doe and Moffitt Libraries and Gardner Stacks Open House

Tour/Open House | October 13 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library

 Library

Explore these libraries that have served the campus for more than 100 years. Be awed by grand spaces like the North and Heyns reading rooms and delve into the exhibits of the Bernice Layne Brown Gallery. Plus get special access to the 52 miles of shelves in the Gardner Stacks.

 Please show your Homecoming badge at the entrance for access to the Moffitt Library and Gardner Stacks.

Morrison Library Open House

Tour/Open House | October 13 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library (101 Doe Library)

 Library

Don’t miss exploring the magnificent Morrison, opened within Doe Library in 1928. This traditional reading room is one of the architectural treasures of the Berkeley campus; it’s also a place where students can relax, with comfortable seating and a circulating collection of newly published books.

Certificate Program in Clinical Research Conduct and Management

Information Session | October 13 | 10-11 a.m. | 3A UC Berkeley Extension (Belmont Center)

 UC Berkeley Extension

Learn how this professional certificate can help you launch or advance your career in clinical research by enhancing your knowledge of clinical trials. For more information about the program, visit extension.berkeley.edu/cert/clinical.html.

  Register online

General Motors Hackathon

Miscellaneous | October 13 | 10 a.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430)

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Come hack at the ML@B/General Motors Hackathon this weekend!

The hackathon challenge will be a unique machine learning challenge related to General Motor’s infotainment system in all of their cars.

GM also has tech talks planned during the hackathon and will have 9 engineers present to work with you and answer any of your questions.

There will be cool prizes for the winners including an...   More >

Cal LGBTQ Alumni Reunion Brunch

Social Event | October 13 | 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. |  Alumni House

 Cal Alumni Association, Gender Equity Resource Center

  RSVP online

Hearst Museum Open House - Homecoming Weekend

Tour/Open House | October 12 – 14, 2018 every day | 11 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Hearst Museum of Anthropology

 Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology

Alumni, parents, and friends are welcome to stop by anytime to explore the current exhibit, Face to Face: Looking at Objects That Look at You. You can also virtually travel to archaeological sites around the world through the interactive CAVE kiosk or take a break and chill out in the Lounge of Wondrous Anthropological Discoveries.

The Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology has waived...   More >

Cal Men's Lacrosse Society: Honoring of the 1998 National Championship Team

Social Event | October 13 | 12-3 p.m. |  Memorial Stadium

 2227 Piedmont Ave., Berkeley, CA 94720

 Cal Alumni Association, Cal Men's Lacrosse

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House | January 6, 2017 – December 30, 2018 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

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 gardentours@berkeley.edu...   More >

Pilipino American Alumni Chapter: Homecoming Mixer

Social Event | October 13 | 6-10 p.m. |  7th West Restaurant

 1255 7th St., Oakland, CA 94607

 Cal Alumni Association, Pilipino American Alumni Chapter (PAAC)