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Thursday, August 10, 2017

VSR Social Mixer

Social Event | August 10 | 6-8 p.m. |  Daily Pint

 1828 Euclid Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

On behalf of the Berkeley International Office, we would like to invite you to attend our Visiting Student Researcher (VSR) Social Mixer! All are welcome so feel free to invite friends,family or new colleagues.

Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Location: Daily Pint (1828 Euclid Ave, Berkeley)
Date:August 10, 2017
Time: 6- 8 pm

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Monday, August 14, 2017

First-Year International Student Orientation

Orientation | August 14 | 8 a.m.-12 p.m. | 155 Dwinelle Hall

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Berkeley International Office is excited to welcome you at First-Year Orientation! We are planning a full schedule to introduce you to the campus, meet new friends, learn how to be academically successful, and provide opportunities to get your questions answered.
Check out the schedule of activities on our website.

International EAP Student Orientation

Orientation | August 14 | 1-5 p.m. | 155 Dwinelle Hall

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Berkeley International Office is excited to welcome international EAP students! We are planning a full schedule to introduce you to the campus, meet new friends, and give you many opportunities to get answers to your questions.
Check out the schedule of activities on our website.

International Transfer Student Orientation

Orientation | August 14 | 1-5 p.m. | 155 Dwinelle Hall

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Berkeley International Office is excited to welcome international transfer students! We are planning a full schedule to introduce you to the campus, meet new friends, and give you many opportunities to get answers to your questions.
Check out the schedule of activities on our website.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

International Graduate Student Orientation

Orientation | August 16 | 8 a.m.-12 p.m. | 155 Dwinelle Hall

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Berkeley International Office is excited to welcome international graduate students! We are planning a full schedule to introduce you to the campus, meet new friends, and give you many opportunities to get answers to your questions.
Check out the schedule of activities on our website.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Coffee Break

Social Event | August 23 | 3-4 p.m. |  Julie's Cafe

 2562 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

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.

This week at coffee break we will be talking about small talk, and how that can be different from country to country. Come join us at 3 PM on Wednesday 8/23 to share your...   More >

VSR Social Mixer

Social Event | August 23 | 6-8 p.m. |  Daily Pint

 1828 Euclid Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

On behalf of the Berkeley International Office, we would like to invite you to attend our Visiting Student Researcher (VSR) Social Mixer! All are welcome so feel free to invite friends,family or new colleagues.

Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Location: Daily Pint (1828 Euclid Ave, Berkeley)
Date:August 23, 2017
Time: 6- 8 pm

We look forward to...   More >

Friday, August 25, 2017

Big C Hike

Social Event | August 25 | 2-3:30 p.m. | International House, Front Steps

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

Join Berkeley International Office (BIO) advisers on this easy hike to enjoy the breathtaking view of the bay! Bring a camera to capture the moment and don't forget to wear comfortable closed-toe shoes. The hike takes 1-1.5 hours. Meet at I-House front entrance on the steps. Bring water.

Movie in the Park at James Kenney Community Center

Film - Animated | August 25 | 7:40-10 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Corner of Bancroft & Telegraph

 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 Zootopia?).

You can either meet us at the James Kenney Community Center at 8:15 PM, or meet us on campus outside of the MLK student union at 7:40 PM to travel to the park together.

Just bring yourselves, warm clothing, and a...   More >

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Sail the Bay [CLOSED]

Sport - Recreational | August 27 | 1-4 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Corner of Bancroft & Telegraph

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

**This event has reached capacity**
Join the Berkeley International Office for Cal Sailing Club's free sailing day! Spend an idyllic Sunday afternoon cruising around in the San Francisco Bay, including beautiful views of Cal campus, the Bay Bridge, and of course, the famous Golden Gate Bridge. There's no better way to see the area!
Meet outside the MLK Student Center, by Bancroft and Telegraph.

Monday, August 28, 2017

Berkeley Bowl Shopping Trip

Miscellaneous | August 28 | 5 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Corner of Bancroft & Telegraph

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

New to the area? Not sure where to shop for groceries or other necessities? Berkeley International Office has your back! Come join this student-led trip down to the best grocery store in the city: the famous Berkeley Bowl!

If you're looking for healthy, affordable, and environmentally-friendly products, the Berkeley Bowl is the place to go. Let us give you a tour! We will meet outside the MLK...   More >

Fall Recruiting Kickoff for International Students

Career Fair | August 28 | 6-7 p.m. | Career Center (2440 Bancroft Way), Blue and Gold Rooms, Career Center

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

The campus-recruiting season begins right after the start of the fall semester! Are you actively looking for jobs/internships this semester but still have questions such as where to find open positions, what qualities employers are looking for, what resources available for resume, interview and networking preparation, and how to increase your chance of getting interviews? This workshop is aimed...   More >

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Art Lover's Meetup

Social Event | August 30 | 5:30-7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 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 5:30 PM on August 30th, and spend about an hour viewing the exhibits. Come see amazing art and meet new friends--what's not to like?

Please RSVP to this event at https://goo.gl/forms/K19a58RihUHehzkh1
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International Students: Learning How to Get Noticed at a Career Fair

Information Session | August 30 | 6-7 p.m. | Career Center (2440 Bancroft Way), Blue and Gold Rooms, Career Center

 Berkeley International Office(BIO))

The Cal Career Fair (Sept 12-14) and several other fairs are happening in September! International students should come to this session to learn:
-How to prepare for Career Fairs
-Advice on your elevator pitch
-What kinds of questions to ask employers
-How to engage employers with “small talk”
-The Do’s and Don’ts when interacting with employers, and
-How these interactions can lead to...   More >