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Friday, February 1, 2019

Winter at the Hall

Special Event | December 21, 2018 – March 20, 2019 every day |  Lawrence Hall of Science

 Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS)

This winter, visit the Hall for interactive exhibits, special hands-on activities, intriguing Planetarium shows, and more!

Know Your Numbers Health Screening (BEUHS619)

Information Session | February 1 | 7:30-10 a.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, Education Center

 Tang Center (University Health Services)

Appointments offered every 15 minutes.
Know Your Numbers is a voluntary, fasting health screening including total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, and triglycerides, glucose, blood pressure, weight, body mass index (BMI), and waist circumference. Receive your confidential results (seen only by Health*Matters staff) and resources for follow-up immediately. Plan for 20-30 minutes to complete the screening....   More >

$10.00 Exact cash or check

 Enroll at the UC Learning Center. Enroll online

A Circular Economy Educational Trailer is Coming to Campus!

Special Event | February 1 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Haas Pavilion, In front of Haas Pavilion

 Cal Zero Waste

To kick off our PAC-12 Road to Zero Waste competition, swing by Haas Pavilion this Friday 2/1 from 10 am - 3 pm, to learn about the circular economy and tour an educational trailer that will be giving away FREE recycled content products such as socks, t-shirts and beanies made out of plastic bottles! In partnership with Cal Athletics, the first 100 people to come to the trailer will receive up to...   More >

SURF Summer Research Scholarships Info Session

Information Session | February 1 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall

 Sean Burns, Director, Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarships

 Office of Undergraduate Research

OURS Staff will discuss eligibility criteria for SURF programs, benefits of the fellowship and tips for a successful application

Berkeley Global Internships: Earn academic credit while gaining practical internship experience over the summer.

Information Session | February 1 | 12 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

 Berkeley Study Abroad

Earn academic credit while gaining practical internship experience domestically or abroad. Learn more about UC Berkeley Global Internships at this event and see how your summer can transform you!

Learn more about Berkeley Global Internships here: globalinternships.berkeley.edu

2019 locations include: Boston, Dublin, Hong Kong, Israel, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, Mumbai, Paris, Prague, San...   More >

2019 Judith Lee Stronach Baccalaureate Prize Info Session: Funding for post graduation social engagement projects

Information Session | February 1 | 12-1 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall

 Mary Crabb, Office of Undergraduate Research & Scholarships

 Office of Undergraduate Research

The Judith Lee Stronach Baccalaureate Prize supports intellectual and creative pursuits that heighten awareness of issues of social consciousness and contribute to the public good. The award gives students the opportunity to extend and reflect upon their undergraduate work at Berkeley by undertaking a social engagement project after their graduation.

Up to $25,000.

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House | January 3 – December 29, 2019 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 plants from around the world, learn about the vast diversity in the collection, and see what is currently in bloom. Meet at the Entry Plaza.

Free with Garden admission. Advanced registration not required

Makerspace Open House

Social Event | February 1 | 5-7 p.m. |  Jacobs Hall

 Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation

Kick off a new year at the Jacob makerspace open house! Meet the design specialists, student supervisors, and other members of our interdisciplinary and creative community. Learn about Maker Pass resources and show your friends where you spend all of your time.

We will have information about spring workshops, demos, and giveaways (and snacks too, of course). Learn more at:...   More >

Nvidia Info-Session and Tech Talk

Information Session | February 1 | 6-8 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430)

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Come join us and explore the future of AI computing in engaging, informative tech talks with experts who are creating new realities with AI.


John Storms
Director, Compiler Verification

Bio: John Storms is the director of Compiler Verification for NVIDIA. John has been with NVIDIA’s compiler team for over 10 years where he has participated in delivering a world-class...   More >

Spring Welcome Dinner for International Graduate Students

Social Event | February 1 | 7-9 p.m. |  YWCA Auditorium

 2600 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

 International Graduate Student Ministry

Join us for a free dinner and lecture event hosted by IGSM, International Graduate Student Ministry.