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Friday, September 8, 2017

Summer at the Hall

Social Event | June 10 – September 10, 2017 every day with exceptions | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Lawrence Hall of Science

 Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS)

Visit the Hall and explore all of our most popular exhibits and STEM activities every day this summer, including our newest featured exhibit, Going Places. Plus, join us every Sunday to discover new and unique ways to engage with science.

$12.00 Adult, $10.00 Children 3–18, Seniors 62+, Free Members, children age 2 and under, UC Berkeley students and staff.

English Pedagogy Poster Session

Meeting | September 8 | 12-5 p.m. |  Wheeler Hall

 Department of English

Call for Submissions for the Fall English Pedagogy Poster Session

Deadline: Friday, September 8, 2017
Notification: By Friday, September 15
Event Date and Location: Week of September 25, 2017 (TBA), Wheeler Lounge

Generously sponsored by the Daniel E. Koshland, Jr. Chair, the Poster Session is a convivial event in which graduate student instructors present a pedagogical method they've...   More >

Qualcomm Tech Talk: Introduction to Graphics Technology

Information Session | September 8 | 12-1 p.m. | Cory Hall, 540A-B

 Dina McKinney, Senior Director of Engineering, Qualcomm, Inc

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Qualcomm's mobile technology is connecting the world in ways we never thought possible. Have you experienced Virtual Reality yet? Wondered how your cell phone "learns?" Qualcomm's snapdragon processors with Adreno graphics is at the heart of many of these exciting and disruptive new technologies---from mobilizing Virtual Reality to console-class gaming to accelerating high quality image...   More >

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 >

Hands On 9: Artists' Books: Artists' Books as Representations of Resistance

Social Event | September 8 | 4-6 p.m. | Wurster Hall, 210 - Environmental Design Library Atrium

 Library

The Environmental Design Library will have 20 artists' books related to the act of resisting on hand for you to touch, turn pages, and experience. Wine and light refreshments served.

Two Sigma Info-Session

Information Session | September 8 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430)

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Come learn more about Two Sigma and the company’s work! Meet with their recruiters and learn about the positions they are looking to fill.