Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Special Event | November 13 – 17, 2017 every day | 9 a.m. | Stephens Hall
International Education Week is November 13-17!
We will be celebrating with a variety of information sessions and events all week long:
Global Bear Festival, Hosted by BIO
Tuesday 11/14. 5:00-8:30 p.m., I-House
Global Internships Info Session
Wednesday 11/15 12:00-1:00, Barrows 126
L&S Breadth Requirements Abroad
Wednesday 11/15 1:30-2:30, 102 Wurster
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Special Event | November 15 | 11 a.m.-6 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, East Pauley Ballroom
Big Game drive! Competition with Stanford for most pints collected.
Blood Drives at UC Berkeley are sponsored by the American Red Cross (ARC) to provide much needed blood to hospitals throughout the Bay Area.
Blood Drives at UC Berkeley are held once a month. Appointments to donate are encouraged and walk-ins are always welcome. Drives are held at two locations on all dates from 11am-6pm: MLK-... More >
Meeting | October 18 – December 13, 2017 every Wednesday | 1-3 p.m. | César E. Chávez Student Center
Interested in studying abroad as a transfer student? A Berkeley Study Abroad Peer Adviser will be holding drop-in office hours at the Transfer Student Center every Wednesdays 1-3pm this semester. Come learn about different programs offered, how to apply and additional services available.
Information Session | November 15 | 3-5 p.m. | 442 Stephens Hall
Learn about study abroad opportunities in Japan and a variety of financial resources, including scholarships from the Japanese government. During this event, students will have the opportunity to hear from past study abroad students and representatives from the Japanese Consulate, partner universities in Japan, and Berkeley Study Abroad.
*The room for this event is accessible by stairs only. If... More >
Social Event | October 4 – December 20, 2017 every Wednesday with exceptions | 3-4 p.m. | Julie's Cafe
Coffee break is a welcoming weekly hour-long event at the wonderful Julie's Cafe, inviting international students to meet old friends and make new ones. It's a big campus, but at coffee break, everyone knows your name.
Special Event | November 15 | 6-8 p.m. | Free Speech Movement Café (Moffitt Library)
Alexandra Petri, The Washington Post
The Berkeley Forum in discussion with Alexandra Petri, the columnist behind The Washington Posts ComPost blog and author of
A Field Guide to Awkward Silences. Ms. Petri writes satirical and lighthearted pieces on contemporary news, politics and points of view. The Berkeley Forum staff will moderate the forum and allow audience questions afterwards with Ms. Petri.
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