<< August 2018 >>

Wednesday, August 29, 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.

Getting Your Bearings: Tour the Bioscience, Natural Resources and Public Health Library

Tour/Open House | August 29 | 12-12:30 p.m. | 2101 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Library

Drop in for an introduction to the Bioscience, Natural Resources & Public Health Library. Find out what's new and online.

Student Environmental Resource Center (SERC) Open House

Reception | August 29 | 2-4 p.m. | 102 Sproul Hall

 Student Environmental Resource Center

Calling all students interested in learning more about the Student Environmental Resource Center! Staff members will be present to answer questions. This will also be a great opportunity to meet people within the broader environmental community!

Refreshments will be provided. This event is ADA Accessible. If you need special accommodations to participate, please let us know at serc@berkeley.edu.

Coffee Break

Social Event | August 29 | 3-4 p.m. | Cafe International House

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

BIO’s second coffee break of the fall season is on tomorrow! Our first one last week was a huge success with representation from 21 countries! Join us again this week to connect with students from all over the world, and all around campus, and disengage from your studies for a moment.

What is Coffee Break? Coffee Break is a weekly opportunity for UC Berkeley global students to meet and engage...   More >

Art Lovers Meetup

Social Event | August 29 | 5-6 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive | Note change in date

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Join fellow art-lovers to explore the Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive right next to campus. Admission is free for Cal students!

We will meet right outside of the BAMPFA at 5 PM on August 29th, and spend about an hour viewing the exhibits. Come see amazing art and meet new friends--what's not to like?

IXL Learning Info-Session

Information Session | August 29 | 6-7 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430)

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

IXL LEARNING
Shaping the Future of Edtech

Sidney Peng
-Front End Software Engineer

Learn how IXL is advancing education through online technology! Join Sidney and other IXL’ers as they talk about their experiences post-graduation, why they chose to work in Edtech, and how you can join our team.

ABOUT IXL LEARNING

At IXL Learning, we’re passionate about creating the best educational...   More >

Toastmasters on Campus Club: Learn public speaking

Meeting | January 14, 2015 – December 18, 2019 every Wednesday | 6:15-7:30 p.m. | 3111 Etcheverry Hall

 Toastmasters on Campus

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

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program in Writing Online Information Session

Information Session | August 30 | 12-1 p.m. |  Online

 UC Berkeley Extension

Learn how our writing program can formalize your training, prime your work for publication or prepare for graduate study in writing. The curriculum has been developed with directors of several San Francisco Bay Area M.F.A. programs and approved by UC Berkeley's English Department.

  Make reservations online

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 >

Calapalooza: Student activities and involvement fair.

Special Event | August 30 | 3-7 p.m. |  Sproul Plaza

 Leadership, Engagement, Advising, and Development (LEAD) Center

Calapalooza is the University’s premier student activities fair. Check out over 800 ways to get involved with student organizations, fraternities and sororities, student government, and campus departments. Calapalooza will cover all of Upper and Lower Sproul Plazas. Get involved!

Getting Your Bearings: Tour the Bioscience, Natural Resources and Public Health Library

Tour/Open House | August 30 | 3-3:30 p.m. | 2101 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Library

Drop in for an introduction to the Bioscience, Natural Resources & Public Health Library. Find out what's new and online.

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

Information Session | August 30 | 4-5 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.

Nvidia Tech Talk

Information Session | August 30 | 5:30-8 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430)

 Nvidia

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Scott Ricketts (Manager, TensorRT)

Scott will provide an overview on TensorRT, the technology, and also give some insight about what it’s like to work on the multidisciplinary TensorRT software engineering team.

Bio: Scott Ricketts is a manager on the TensorRT team at NVIDIA. Before NVIDIA, he studied computer architecture at UC San Diego. His first role at NVIDIA was as a GPU architect,...   More >

Movie Under the Stars

Social Event | August 30 | 7-10 p.m. |  Jack London Square

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Come along for a relaxing evening in the park to watch a movie under the stars! Meet new friends, hang out with old ones, or just come for the movie (who doesn't love the Black Panther?).

We will meet outside of the MLK student union at 7 PM to travel to the park together.

Friday, August 31, 2018

Getting Your Bearings: Tour the Bioscience, Natural Resources and Public Health Library

Tour/Open House | August 31 | 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | 2101 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Library

Drop in for an introduction to the Bioscience, Natural Resources & Public Health Library. Find out what's new and online.

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 >