<< Wednesday, January 18, 2017 >>

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program Info Session

Information Session | January 18 | 10-11 a.m. | 1229 Dwinelle Hall

 Stefanie Ebeling, Program Coordinator and Student Advisor, Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program, Office of Undergraduate Research

 Office of Undergraduate Research

The Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program gives undergraduate students the opportunity to work with UC Berkeley professors on faculty research projects.

Gallery Talk with Anna Laurent

Special Event | January 18 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

Learn more about the process of capturing exquisite details of seeds from artist Anna Laurent. We’ll also discuss the collaboration between the artist and the UC Botanical Garden and some of the plants that were collected.

Free with Garden Admission

  Register online or by calling 510-664-9841, or by emailing gardenprograms@berkeley.edu

Certificate Program in Data Science and Professional Program in Data Analysis Online Information Session

Information Session | January 18 | 12-1 p.m. |  Online

 Sean Butcher, LL.B., M.B.A.

 UC Berkeley Extension

Gain the skills to collect, process, analyze and interpret data to create actionable insights. Learn how to leverage machine learning, statistics, data mining and big data to develop new strategies that support decision making in a variety of fields.

  Make reservations online

Weekly UC Berkeley Auction: Bid on used campus items

Sale | January 13, 2016 – January 18, 2017 every Wednesday | 2-3:45 p.m. | Property Management, Suite E

 3200 Regatta Boulevard, Richmond, CA 94804

 Property Management

Weekly auction of UC Berkeley surplus items.

Coffee Break!

Social Event | August 31, 2016 – April 26, 2017 every Wednesday | 3-4 p.m. |  Julie's Cafe

 2562 Bancroft Way.

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Join the Coffee Break every Wednesday afternoon! Boost your global network and meetup with friends.

Coffee break, hosted by Berkeley International Office, is an informal weekly event where Cal students can connect, share stories, or learn about different culture and language. Free coffee for UCB students! Both international students and domestic students are welcome.

Reimagining Enterprise Computing through Design

Special Event | January 18 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | 202 South Hall

 Satish Ramachandran

 Information, School of

Satish Ramachandran is the global head of design at Nutanix, where he applies design to reimagine enterprise computing.

ORIAS World History Reading Group - East Bay

Meeting | January 18 | 5-7 p.m. | 520D UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center)

 Professional Development for Educators

Teachers in ORIAS World History Reading Groups read one book each month within a global studies theme. Participants meet monthly to eat and spend two hours in collegial conversation. It is a relaxing, intellectually rich atmosphere for both new and experienced teachers.

San Francisco book discussions are facilitated by Shane Carter, Outreach Coordinator for ORIAS and by Alan Karras, author and...   More >

free

  Register online or by calling Shane Carter at 510-643-0868, or by emailing Shane Carter at orias@berkeley.edu

Amazon Tech Talk: “Conversational AI: Speak with your computer—naturally”

Information Session | January 18 | 6-7 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430-8)

 Ashwin Ram, Senior Manager AI Science, Amazon Alexa

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Come listen to Ashwin Ram, a Senior Manager of AI science at Amazon give a talk about conversational AI and the ways that we may find ourselves talking to our computers!

The event will be from 6-7PM in the Wozniak Lounge (on the 4th floor of Soda). There will be Amazon Gift Cards, Resume drops, and Pizza!

Toastmasters on Campus Club: Learn public speaking

Meeting | January 14, 2015 – December 18, 2019 every Wednesday | 6:15-7:30 p.m. | 3111 Etcheverry Hall

 Toastmasters on Campus

Toastmasters has been the world leader in teaching public speaking since 1924. Meetings are an enjoyable self-paced course designed to get you up and running as a speaker in only a few months.