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Friday, April 26, 2019

Spring at the Hall

Special Event | March 21 – June 7, 2019 every day | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Lawrence Hall of Science

 Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS)

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

Early Garden Closure 1pm

Special Event | April 26 | 1 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

The Garden will close early at 1pm today in preparation for our Spring Plant Sale Member's Preview.
To become a member and get into the early bird event:


UC Berkeley City Nature Challenge BioBlitz 2019: Strawberry Creek

Miscellaneous | April 26 | 3-6 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Northside


Have a passion for preservation and documentation? Curious about the diverse wildlife around the city of Berkeley? Come out and join WhollyH2O for our Strawberry Creek BioBlitz on April 26 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Get ready for an evening of fun documenting wildlife both in and around the historic Strawberry Creek.

Healthy Campus Food and Beverages Innovation Challenge

Miscellaneous | April 26 | 4-6 p.m. |  Berkeley Haas Innovation Lab

  California Memorial Stadium, Berkeley, CA 94704

 Berkeley Food Institute, Center for Responsible Business, Food@Haas, Basic Needs Security Committee, FoodInno, FEED (Food, Equity, Entrepreneurship, and Development), Net Impact Berkeley, Berkeley Student Food Collective, BFI Undergraduate Council

The Coalition for Healthy Campus Food and Beverages will hold an hackathon/designathon to think out the next ten years of beverage service at UC Berkeley. This case competition challenges you to think at the intersection of health and business—considering human and planetary health as...   More >

Korean Day 2019: Guitarist Se-Hwang Kim's performance

Special Event | April 26 | 4:10-6 p.m. | 145 Dwinelle Hall

 Se-Hwang Kim, Korean Artist, Musician

 Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures

The annual celebration of Korean class at UC Berkeley in 2019 is here. Those who are currently taking Korean classes and others interested in Korean culture are enjoying the event. Especially Se-Hwang Kim, the Korean celebrity, musician, guitarist, and professor will talk about the Korean-wave in the globe and perform his songs.

Spring Plant Sale-Members' Preview

Sale | April 26 | 5-7:30 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

UCBG – Your Gardening Resource

Waterwise gardening is a sensible and responsible way of protecting our natural resources. The Garden is committed to providing customers a wonderful selection of drought-resistant plants from around the world including an enhanced selection of California natives and a wide array of plants for lawn replacements. We also have exotic and unusual such as rare cycads...   More >

Ribes malvaceum

IBM Call for Code Hackathon - April 26-27 – Cash Prizes!!

Special Event | April 26 | 7-11:50 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, 310 Banatao Auditorium

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

IBM invites you to attend a special Call for Code Hackathon on Friday, April 26 – Saturday, April 27. IBM is challenging university students to develop solutions for disaster response and resilience in partnership with the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGIU). The timing could not be more critical. In 2018, natural disasters caused an estimated $155 billion in economic loss, impacting...   More >