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Friday, July 21, 2017

San Ramon Young Writer's Camp

Workshop | July 10 – 28, 2017 every day | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. |  California High

 Bay Area Writing Project

Sponsored by the Bay Area Writing Project of UC Berkeley, the camps offer kids a unique opportunity to develop their creative abilities and writing talents. In a relaxed campatmosphere, campers will receive specific writing instruction and conference individually with staff to build and reinforce their writing skills. The camps are for students who like to write! They are not remedial writing...   More >

Academic Writing: Developing Craft and Critical Thinking

Course | July 17 – 21, 2017 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 4635 Tolman Hall

 Bay Area Writing Project

This academic course prepares high school students to engage writing across multiple genres. Key skills gained are: ability to decode writing assignments, understand the key features of most assigned genres of writing, developing self-assessment strategies and routines for engaging complex text, and developing a writing style.
Participants will engage a range of texts and will be required to...   More >

Grounds for Science - Stirring things up

Presentation | July 21 | 6:30-8 p.m. |  Scarlet City Espresso Bar

 3960 Adeline St, Emeryville, CA 94608

 Kimberly Huynh

 Science@Cal

Grounds for Science Cafe - Stirring things up in the Kitchen and the environment with Kimberly Huynh

You might not notice it, but thermal convection is all around you. This process refers to temperature-driven motions of molecules and it varies in magnitude, ranging from swirls of pattern in your morning milk and coffee to wind circulation across the globe. Come learn more about convection’s...   More >

Convection in coffee