<< Week of April 05 >>

Sunday, April 5, 2020

Garden Closed

Miscellaneous | March 18 – April 7, 2020 every day |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

In observance of the Alameda County Public Health Department order to shelter in place, UCBG is closed – and all programs suspended – until further notice. We will continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) situation and follow updated recommendations as they become available.

We look forward to welcoming you back when we reopen.

Campus Events Canceled, Postponed, or Moved Online through 4/6

Information Session | March 16 – April 6, 2020 every day |  Campus

 Public Affairs

All public events planned to take place on the campus through April 6, 2020 have been canceled, postponed, or moved online. See the latest information on how UC Berkeley is responding to coronavirus

Public Service Center Student Directors Application

Miscellaneous | March 2 – April 6, 2020 every day | 218 Eshleman Hall

 Public Service Center

Apply to lead one of the PSC's core programs for the 2020-2021 year. Apply by April 6!

Monday, April 6, 2020

Garden Closed

Miscellaneous | March 18 – April 7, 2020 every day |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

In observance of the Alameda County Public Health Department order to shelter in place, UCBG is closed – and all programs suspended – until further notice. We will continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) situation and follow updated recommendations as they become available.

We look forward to welcoming you back when we reopen.

Public Service Center Student Directors Application

Miscellaneous | March 2 – April 6, 2020 every day | 218 Eshleman Hall

 Public Service Center

Apply to lead one of the PSC's core programs for the 2020-2021 year. Apply by April 6!

Campus Events Canceled, Postponed, or Moved Online through 4/6

Information Session | March 16 – April 6, 2020 every day |  Campus

 Public Affairs

All public events planned to take place on the campus through April 6, 2020 have been canceled, postponed, or moved online. See the latest information on how UC Berkeley is responding to coronavirus

Machine Learning and Science Forum

Meeting | January 27 – May 4, 2020 every other Monday | 1:30-2:30 p.m. |  Virtual Participation via Zoom

 Map

 Berkeley Institute for Data Science

Find out more on the BIDS website: https://bids.berkeley.edu/events.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Garden Closed

Miscellaneous | March 18 – April 7, 2020 every day |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

In observance of the Alameda County Public Health Department order to shelter in place, UCBG is closed – and all programs suspended – until further notice. We will continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) situation and follow updated recommendations as they become available.

We look forward to welcoming you back when we reopen.

Garden Closed

Special Event | January 7 – December 1, 2020 the first Tuesday of the month every month |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

The garden is closed on the first and third Tuesday of every month.

-Why is the Garden Closed two days a month?
For the safety of the public and the safety of the collection, the Garden’s Horticultural staff need two days per month to complete jobs that may pose safety risks to visitors, such as dropping tree limbs, renovating paths, or controlling pests.

-I’m only in Berkeley for one day...   More >

Open Berkeley - Mobile accessibility - Online meeting

Meeting | April 7 | 12-1:30 p.m. |  Online | Note change in location

 Caroline Boyden, Web Developer; Anna Gazdowicz, Web and Accessibility Specialist; Lucy Greco, Accessibility Evangelist

 Webnet

The Web Platform Services team will provide an introduction to mobile accessibility, discuss what we've done for mobile development on the Open Berkeley platform, and provide additional information about mobile accessibility and facilitate hands-on demonstrations.

Mindfulness Meditation Group

Meeting | February 20, 2018 – January 5, 2021 every Tuesday | 12:15-1 p.m. | 3110 Tang Center, University Health Services

 Tang Center (University Health Services)

The Mindfulness Meditation Group meets every Tuesday at 12:15-1:00 pm at 3110 Tang Center on campus. All campus-affiliated people are welcome to join us on a drop-in basis, no registration or meditation experience necessary. We start with a short reading on meditation practice, followed by 30 minutes of silent sitting, and end with a brief discussion period.

SERC Google Hangout Study Jams

Social Event | March 24 – April 21, 2020 every Tuesday | 2-5 p.m. |  Google Hangout

 Student Environmental Resource Center

Let’s study ‘together’ enter the Google Hangout Here:
meet.google.com/dca-mxko-ucf
Dial-in: (US) +1 413-889-0398 PIN: 702 592 412#

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Diversity and Inclusion Focus Group

Meeting | April 8 | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 775B Tan Hall

 College of Chemistry

One of the initiatives that stemmed from the results of our academic climate survey is the Diversity and Inclusion Focus Group (DIFG) series. These College of Chemistry-wide focus groups aim to provide a structured, recurring, neutral space for members of the CoC community to:

- regularly explore and engage in challenging conversations about a variety of topics that have been identified as...   More >

Achieve Together: Ask Us Anything on Zoom!

Meeting | April 8 | 12-12:45 p.m. |  https://berkeley.zoom.us/j/246725041

 Colin Gerker, People & Organization Development | Berkeley People & Culture; Jan Crosbie-Taylor, People & Organization Development | Berkeley People & Culture

 Human Resources

Achieve Together is the new performance program for non-represented employees. The new program features ongoing and engaging check-in conversations, new agile goal setting, and a common set of guidelines for how we drive results at UC Berkeley called the Achievement Criteria.

Join Project Manager and Training Lead, Colin Gerker, and Change Manager Jan Crosbie-Taylor in this "Ask Us Anything"...   More >

Thursday, April 9, 2020

Mindful Awareness: Guided Meditations

Miscellaneous | February 6 – April 30, 2020 every Thursday | 12-1 p.m. | 5400 Berkeley Way West

 Jeffrey Oxendine

 Institute of Personality and Social Research

Focus the mind. Foster creativity, resilience, and well-being. These meetings are free and open to faculty, staff, and students. All are welcome to drop in on Thursdays at noon throughout the spring semester.

Friday, April 10, 2020

Canceled: Integral Taiji and Qigong

Special Event | April 10 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden | Canceled

 Botanical Garden

You are invited to participate in Integral Taiji & Qigong classes at the UC Botanical Garden. Our classes will focus on somatic, psycho-spiritual, ecological, and cosmological dimensions of taiji (tai chi) and qigong. We will practice standing meditation, walking meditation, the Microcosmic Orbit, Tai Chi Ruler, the Eight Treasures, cleansing the internal organs, embodying the elements, tai chi...   More >

Free with Garden Admission

Certificate Program in Clinical Research Conduct and Management Online Information Session

Information Session | April 10 | 12-1 p.m. |  Online

  , Berkeley, CA

 UC Berkeley Extension

Learn how this professional certificate can help you launch or advance your career in clinical research by enhancing your knowledge of clinical trials. For more information about the program, visit extension.berkeley.edu/cert/clinical.html.

  Register online

Canceled: Hands On Artists' Books: Climate Change: The 50th Anniversary of Earth Day

Reception | April 10 | 4-6 p.m. | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210 Wurster | Canceled

 Library

This event has been canceled as a precaution in light of the coronavirus. An array of 25 artists' books broadly related to the environment curated by Berkeley High student Nathan Williams Gelobter. These artists' books will be available for you to experience and handle.

4-3-2 Cry Fracking by Kathy T. Hettinga