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Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Graduate Student Lounge

Miscellaneous | April 25 – December 12, 2018 every Wednesday |  Anthony Hall

 ASUC Student Union

Graduate Students! Take advantage of the Graduate Student Lounge at Anthony Hall. Study, grade papers, meet with other grad students.

 Graduate Students only! However, Anthony Hall can be made available to the entire campus and community for reservations at other times.

Free Wednesday at the Garden

Special Event | January 3 – December 5, 2018 the first Wednesday of the month every month with exceptions |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

Every first Wednesday at the Garden is free admission day.

Lunch meeting with Marie Beauchamps on Governing Affective Citizenship: Denaturalization, Belonging and Repression: Francophone Studies Working Group

Meeting | September 5 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | 4226 Dwinelle Hall

 Marie Beauchamps, Universiteit van Amsterdam

 Townsend Center for the Humanities

Please join the Francophone Studies Working Group for a lunch meeting with Marie Beauchamps (Universiteit van Amsterdam) on her forthcoming book _Governing Affective Citizenship: Denaturalization, Belonging and Repression_.

The book retraces the histories of denaturalization law in France in a genealogical manner. It presents denaturalization (déchéance de nationalité) as a technology of...   More >

Corn and Teosinte Discovery Station

Special Event | September 5 | 11 a.m.-3 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

Come learn about corn at this month's Discovery Station.

UCDC Info Session: Spring 2019 application deadline, Sept. 20, 2018

Information Session | September 5 | 12-1 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall

 Mary Crabb, UCDC

 The UC Berkeley Washington Program

Come learn about how to spend a semester working and studying in Washington, DC. UCDC sends students from all majors to intern and research in DC, earning a full semester of Berkeley credit.

Multilevel Modeling: What it is, when you need it (and when you don't), and 4 important questions to ask every time you use it

Information Session | September 5 | 12:10-1:15 p.m. | 1104 Berkeley Way West

 Amie Gordon, Postdoctoral Fellow, UC San Francisco

 Institute of Personality and Social Research

Multilevel modeling (MLM) is everywhere these days. Reviewers are increasingly asking people to use this advanced approach to statistics and there are more and more online calculators devoted to helping people run MLM analyses. But MLM requires making a lot of choices, and without a clear understanding of what MLM is, it is easy to make mistakes. In this one hour whirlwind tour of MLM, I will...   More >

Africa@Berkeley

Information Session | September 5 | 12:30-2 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

 Center for African Studies

• Learn what the Center for African Studies is and does
• Discover campus resources for African studies
• Find out about majors, minor and who is teaching what courses
• Learn about African language study options
• Explore fellowships for study, travel and research
• Meet campus partners, including:
o The Library
o Study Abroad
o OASIS - Organizing to Advance Solutions in the Sahel
...   More >

BJCL Information Session

Meeting | September 5 | 12:45-2 p.m. |  Boalt Hall, School of Law

 Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House | February 1, 2017 – December 5, 2018 the first Wednesday of the month every month 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 >

Coffee Break

Social Event | September 5 | 3-4 p.m. | Cafe International House

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Join us for our weekly coffee break! Celebrate the start of September and the Bay Area’s ‘Indian Summer’ with a fresh cup of coffee and conversation at the International House Cafe.

What is Coffee Break? Coffee Break is a weekly opportunity for UC Berkeley global students to meet and engage with one another in a relaxing environment. It’s a chance to enjoy free coffee, share stories about your...   More >

Annual Reception

Reception | September 5 | 4-6 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)

 Institute for South Asia Studies, The Subir & Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies

Please join us for our Annual Reception! Come meet the Institute staff and find out about our upcoming events.

Social Impact Mixer for Students

Information Session | September 5 | 5-7 p.m. | Haas School of Business, Wells Fargo Room

 Center for Responsible Business

The Social Impact Mixer brings together the endless opportunities that Haas affords students interested in Social Impact as well as the chance to get to know other members of the community passionate about the space. It is a flagship introductory event sponsored by Net Impact and a great opportunity to better understand the landscape of opportunities at Haas and have all your questions answered!...   More >

Social Impact Mixer

Information Session | September 5 | 5-7 p.m. | Haas School of Business, Wells Fargo Room, Cheit Hall

 Institute for Business and Social Impact

The Social Impact Mixer brings together the endless opportunities that Haas affords students interested in Social Impact as well as the chance to get to know other members of the community passionate about the space. It is a flagship introductory event sponsored by Net Impact and a great opportunity to better understand the landscape of opportunities at Haas and have all your questions answered!

Riot Games Info-Session

Information Session | September 5 | 5-7:30 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430)

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Riot Cal alumni, former Riot tech interns, and engineers from various teams are here to share their journey into the games industry and their tips, tricks, lessons learned throughout their experiences. We'll also cover aspects of the application and interview process so you're prepared for the next step in your career!

Toastmasters on Campus Club: Learn public speaking

Meeting | January 14, 2015 – December 18, 2019 every Wednesday | 6:15-7:30 p.m. | 3119 Etcheverry Hall

 Toastmasters on Campus

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