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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Berkeley Communicators Toastmasters Club: To Gain Confidence and Find Your Voice

Meeting | January 19 – November 16, 2017 the third Thursday of the month every month | 7:30-8:30 a.m. |  Au Coquelet Cafe (backroom)

 2000 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA

 Berkeley Communicators Toastmasters Club

Find out how to improve your public speaking skills and build confidence through the Toastmaster.

If you have wanted to improve your communication skills, practice public speaking and leadership, but find it difficult to do it on your own, this is the place for you.

Meetings: 1st and 3rd Thursday 7:30am - 8:30am every month
Free street parking and close to Downtown Berkeley BART

International Education Week

Special Event | November 13 – 17, 2017 every day | 9 a.m. |  Stephens Hall

 Peter Burt

 Berkeley Study Abroad

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

Non-Traditional...   More >

San Joaquin County: Big Game Luncheon

Social Event | November 16 | 12-1:30 p.m. |  Brookside Country Club

 3603 St Andrews Drive, Stockton, CA 95219

 Dave Labeouf; Mark Marquess

 Cal Alumni Association, Cal Club of San Joaquin County

Price: $20 for lunch with no-host bar
Contact: Jim Dugoni at
jimdugoni@gmail.com
or call 209-607-9661

Speakers:Big Game Stars from the Past
Former Cal Lineman, Dave Labeouf
Former Stanford Quarterback: Mark Marquess

$20

Drop-in Pre-Health Advising

Miscellaneous | September 7 – December 7, 2017 every Thursday with exceptions | 1-4 p.m. | 260 Mulford Hall

 Caitlin Green or Marie Dutton, Pre-Health Advisor

 Career Center

Meet with a Pre-Health Advisor on a first-come, first-served basis. For students exploring, preparing for, and/or applying to medical school and other health professional graduate programs.

 Open to currently enrolled students and Alumni Advantage members.

2018 Judith Lee Stronach Baccalaureate Prize Info Session: Funding for post graduation social engagement projects

Information Session | November 16 | 1-2 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall

 Mary Crabb, Office of Undergraduate Research & Scholarships

 Office of Undergraduate Research

The Judith Lee Stronach Baccalaureate Prize supports intellectual and creative pursuits that heighten awareness of issues of social consciousness and contribute to the public good. The award gives engaged students the opportunity to extend and reflect upon their undergraduate work at Berkeley by undertaking a socially engaged project after their graduation.

Up to $25,000. Proposals for...   More >

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House | January 6, 2017 – January 4, 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 >

Napa Valley: Big Game Party

Social Event | November 16 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. |  Downtown Joe's

 902 Main Street, Napa, CA 94559

 Cal Alumni Association, Napa Valley Cal Alumni Club

Annual Big Game party with our counterparts from Stanford in downtown Napa.

Certificate Program in Project Management

Information Session | November 16 | 6-7 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.), Room 608

 UC Berkeley Extension

Discover how you can excel in the expanding field of project management with a certificate that meets the high professional standards of the Project Management Institute.

  Make reservations online or by calling 510-642-4111

Community Dinner: Vegan Potluck

Miscellaneous | November 16 | 6-8 p.m. | 102 Sproul Hall

 Student Environmental Resource Center

In honor of Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week, SERC is hosting a community potluck dinner for the sustainability community! Come bring a vegan dish and your own bowl/utensil. Meet others interested in environmentalism while enjoying great food, art, and community!

You are what you eat: A Restorative Storytelling Potluck

Social Event | November 16 | 6-8 p.m. | 102 Sproul Hall

 The Student Environmental Resources Center (SERC)

Come on out with a plant-based dish and a story to share over a delicious meal and good company! The Student Environmental Resources Center (SERC) is hosting an open, reflective space to discuss and illustrate our personal relationships with our food as we approach the holiday season, as well as learn more about food security, justice, and sovereignty in the context of decolonizing our food...   More >

Professional Sequence in Agile Management

Information Session | November 16 | 7-8 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.), Room 608

 UC Berkeley Extension

Find out how Agile Management—a framework of values, principles and practices that allows managers to plan work, engage teams and leverage changing market conditions—can make a difference in your career as a manager.

 Please refer to UNEX 1066. Make reservations online or by calling 510-642-4111