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Friday, September 29, 2017

Study Abroad Fair

Special Event | September 29 | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Pauley Ballroom

 Berkeley Study Abroad

Come to the Study Abroad Fair and learn about study, work, intern, teach, and volunteer abroad opportunities for UC Berkeley students.

Sponsored by Berkeley Study Abroad, the Study Abroad Fair is Cal’s signature event of the year for education abroad. For more information, visit http://studyabroadfair.berkeley.edu

Berkeley Design Innovation Certificate Open House @ College of Environmental Design

Tour/Open House | September 29 | 12-1 p.m. | 112 Wurster Hall

 College of Environmental Design

FRI, SEPT 29, Time: TBD Come learn about the exciting new Berkeley Certificate in Design Innovation during this open house at the College of Environmental Design.

McNair Scholars Program Information Session--RESCHEDULED TO 9/28

Information Session | September 29 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 554 Barrows Hall

 Juan Esteva, Director, McNair Scholars Program

 Office of Undergraduate Research

The McNair Scholars Program prepares selected underrepresented or low-income UC Berkeley undergraduates for graduate study at the doctoral level. The goal of the McNair Scholars Program is to increase the number of underrepresented students in doctoral programs.

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 >

Love Posters: a space to heal and affirm each other in commUNITY!

Special Event | September 25 – 29, 2017 every day | 2-5 p.m. | César E. Chávez Student Center, GenEq Community Space, Rm 202

 Gender Equity Resource Center

LOVE POSTERS: a space to heal and affirm each other in commUNITY! Join us for a week of healing, love, community, and creativity through poster making.

Big C Hike

Social Event | September 29 | 2:30-3:30 p.m. | International House, Front Steps

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Join Berkeley International Office (BIO) advisers on this easy hike to enjoy the breathtaking view of the bay! Bring a camera to capture the moment and don't forget to wear comfortable closed-toe shoes. The hike takes 1-1.5 hours. Meet at I-House front entrance on the steps. Bring water.

Where Business Meets Technology: A.T. Kearney

Special Event | September 29 | 3:10-4:30 p.m. | 205 South Hall

 Hugo Evans, VP of Data Science, A.T. Kearney

 Information, School of

Hugo Evans is VP of Data Science at A.T. Kearney.

Year's Beginning Celebration

Social Event | September 29 | 5-8 p.m. | 1015 Evans Hall

 Christopher Eur

 Department of Mathematics

Somehow a month has flown by, but not to worry, we can still call it the beginning of the year! A get-together is in order, and so there will be a celebration for all grad students in the math department.

Event is ADA accessible. For disability accommodation requests and information, please contact Disability Access Services by phone at 510.643.6456 (voice) or 510.642.6376 (TTY) or by email at...   More >

VR Happy Hour: Try out the HTC Vive with b.makerspace

Social Event | September 29 | 5-7 p.m. | Moffitt Undergraduate Library, Makerspace on 1st Floor


Looking to decompress? Reality got you down?

Come to VR Happy Hour to explore Aperture Labs, wreck Ikea, end the zombie apocalypse, and much, much more. Our team of VR specialists will ensure you have a fun time with our HTC VIVE.

Snacks and drinks will be provided, though we ask you to bring the sparkling conversation.

Limited number of spaces to play on VR so arrive early.

 Cal ID is required for entry into Moffitt Library

Google Lightning Talks

Information Session | September 29 | 6-8 p.m. | Bechtel Engineering Center, Sibley Auditorium

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Come hear from Google Software Engineers (Cal alum!) as they share their path to Google, talk about their projects and answer your questions. Find out the technical challenges they face, how to prepare for interviews and anything else you want to know about life as a Googler.

RSVP URL: https://goo.gl/pcVihu