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Sunday, March 1, 2015

UCCONNECT / UCTC Annual Student Conference

Conference/Symposium: Transportation Engineering | February 27 – March 1, 2015 every day | 9 a.m.-7 p.m. |  UC Santa Barbara Campus


Institute of Transportation Studies


This is a three-day event sponsored by UCCONNECT and hosted at UCSB that will feature a variety of podium and poster presentations, lectures in the field of transportation planning and engineering.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Undergraduate Student Research Grant Application Deadline

Deadline | March 2 |  Barrows Hall


Center for Race and Gender


CRG ANNOUNCES GRANTS FOR
UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH ON RACE AND GENDER!

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Monday, March 2, 2015 by 3:00 p.m.

The Center for Race and Gender (CRG) at the University of California Berkeley, announces the availability of grants of $100 to $1,000 to fund undergraduate students for research or creative projects that address issues of race and gender. Topics should be...   More >



Peer Advising for the Haas Scholars Program

Workshop | March 2 | 2-3 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall


The 2014-2015 Haas Scholars, Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarships

Office of Undergraduate Research


If you are applying for the Robert and Colleen Haas Scholars Program and would like a current Scholar to look over your application proposal, this drop-in workshop is for you!



How to Write a Research/Grant Proposal

Workshop | March 2 | 4-5 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall


Dr. Wendy Muse Sinek, Office of Undergraduate Research

Office of Undergraduate Research


This workshop will cover the basics of writing a research proposal. To get the most out of the workshop, come with an idea for a research project in mind.


Faculty, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

View From the Top: Robotics in Soft Tissue Surgery: Current State and Future Directions

Lecture | March 3 | 12-1 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium


Gary Guthart, President & CEO, Intuitive Surgical Inc.

College of Engineering, Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES)


Dr. Guthart will speak on Robotics in Soft Tissue Surgery: Current State & Future Directions. Half a million soft-tissue surgeries were performed with the aid of robotics in 2014 — from mitral valve repairs, to throat cancer resections, to single-incision hysterectomies. This trailblazing leader in computer and robotic-assisted surgery will highlight the field’s great promise and significant...   More >


All Audiences, Faculty, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

How to Write a Research/Grant Proposal

Workshop | March 4 | 12-1 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall


Dr. Wendy Muse Sinek, Office of Undergraduate Research

Office of Undergraduate Research


This workshop will cover the basics of writing a research proposal. To get the most out of the workshop, come with an idea for a research project in mind.


Faculty, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate



Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Seminar: Smart Infrastructure and Construction

Seminar: Engineering and Project Management: Environmental Engineering: GeoEngineering: Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Materials: Transportation Engineering: Civil Systems: Civil and Environmental Engineering: Energy, Civil Infrastructure and Climate | March 4 | 2-3 p.m. |  Davis Hall


Professor Kenichi Soga, Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Cambridge

Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)


Advances in the development of innovative technologies such as distributed fibre optics sensing, computer vision, micro-electro-mechanical sensors, energy harvesting and ultra-low power wireless sensor network offer intriguing possibilities that can radically alter the paradigms underlying existing methods of condition assessment and monitoring.



Smarter Cars, Homes, and Grids: Case Studies in Optimal Energy Management

Colloquium | March 4 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 110 Barrows Hall


Scott Moura, Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering - UC Berkeley

Energy and Resources Group


Energy and Resources Group Spring 2015 Colloquium Series (ER295)

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Peer Advising for the Haas Scholars Program

Workshop | March 5 | 12-2 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall


The 2014-2015 Haas Scholars, Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarships

Office of Undergraduate Research


If you are applying for the Robert and Colleen Haas Scholars Program and would like a current Scholar to look over your application proposal, this drop-in workshop is for you!

Friday, March 6, 2015

2015 Asia Business Conference: Friday, March 6, 2015, 11:30AM | Marriott Union Square, San Francisco CA

Conference/Symposium | March 6 | 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. |  San Francisco Marriott Union Square


480 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94108

Thomas Clayton, VP International Operations, Houzz; Linda Kozlowski, VP Worldwide Operations, Evernote; Christine Tsai, Managing Partner, 500 Startups; Ying Liu, Principal Designer, International, LinkedIn; Eric Kim, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Goodwater Capital; Steve Hoffman, Co-Founder, Founders Space

Asia Business Club


Come hear superbrands share global expansion insights at @berkeley_abc on 3/6 in SF. Promo code HAASFRIENDS for 20% off. bit.ly/abc2015


All Audiences

All Audiences

$40 Regular Admission, $30 Student Admission



How to Write a Research/Grant Proposal

Workshop | March 6 | 1-2 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall


Dr. Wendy Muse Sinek, Office of Undergraduate Research

Office of Undergraduate Research


This workshop will cover the basics of writing a research proposal. To get the most out of the workshop, come with an idea for a research project in mind.


Faculty, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate



Environmental Engineering Seminar

Seminar: Environmental Engineering: Civil and Environmental Engineering | March 6 | 2-3 p.m. | 534 Davis Hall


Anand Gopal, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)



Peer Advising for the Haas Scholars Program

Workshop | March 6 | 2-4 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall


The 2014-2015 Haas Scholars, Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarships

Office of Undergraduate Research


If you are applying for the Robert and Colleen Haas Scholars Program and would like a current Scholar to look over your application proposal, this drop-in workshop is for you!

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Public Service Showcase

Special Event | March 10 | 6-8 p.m. | UC Berkeley Campus, just off campus at First Presbyterian Church (Mears Room) -- entrance on Dana and Channing


Public Service Center


The Public Service Center’s First Annual Project Showcase will bring together UC Berkeley students, faculty members, and community partners to dialogue around the projects that they’ve been working on at their internship placement.

RSVP through eventbrite page: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/public-service-showcase-uc-berkeley-tickets-15643627511

This is a great space for:
...STUDENTS to...   More >

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

It's About Time: Linking Happiness and the Pursuit of Sustainability

Colloquium | March 11 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 110 Barrows Hall


Joseph Kantenbacher, PhD Candidate, Energy and Resources Group - UC Berkeley

Energy and Resources Group


Energy and Resources Group Spring 2015 Colloquium Series (ER295)

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Film "Building Hope" and Lecture and Public Discussion: 5-part Series: The Challenge for Economic and Social Justice-The Legacy of the Civil Rights Act and the War on Poverty

Lecture | March 12 | 6-8 p.m. | 209 Dwinelle Hall


Public Service Center


Sign up using this website: http://goo.gl/forms/JE27j5bOKu

Brief overview of the civil rights movement. One part of a 5-part film- and novel-based lecture series to complement student social action

This 5-part series, led by Prof. Arthur Blaustein, will focus on issues of equal opportunity and economic opportunity, as well as economic, environmental political and social justice. It will...   More >

Friday, March 13, 2015

Environmental Engineering Seminar

Seminar: Environmental Engineering: Civil and Environmental Engineering | March 13 | 2-3 p.m. | 534 Davis Hall


Susanne V. Hering, Aerosol Dynamics Inc.

Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)

Sunday, March 15, 2015

2015 Zero Waste Youth Convergence

Conference/Symposium | March 15 | 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. | 155 Dwinelle Hall


Student Environmental Resource Center, Zero Waste Youth USA


3rd Annual Zero Waste Youth Convergence
Call for speakers/presentations: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1_f9JeCCTTHBPYpNi0hZnnpZNzvOOUG1JI1AbfrDErVU/viewform
Deadline to Apply: February 15, 2015

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Automated Agriculture

Lecture | March 18 | 12-1 p.m. | 250 Sutardja Dai Hall


Stavros G. Vougioukas, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, UC Davis

CITRIS (Ctr for Info Technology Research in the Interest of Society)


Speaker Biography:

Stavros G. Vougioukas is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering and works in the area of mechanization and automation of specialty crops, focusing on the design, development, and testing of actuators, sensors and control systems for optimal management of inputs and products.


Free

registration required for lunch at UC Berkeley. Register online.



The Benefits of Clean Drinking Water: Perceptions, Payment and Policy

Colloquium | March 18 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 110 Barrows Hall


Zachary Burt, PhD Candidate, Energy and Resources Group - UC Berkeley

Energy and Resources Group


Energy and Resources Group Spring 2015 Colloquium Series (ER295)



SERC Workshop: DeCal Incubator

Workshop | March 18 | 6-8 p.m. | 0130 Dwinelle Hall


Student Environmental Resource Center


So you want to run a Decal, huh? Joining the ranks of fearless student-facilitators can get pretty complicated: how do you craft a curriculum? What do the logistics and paperwork look like? Who's going to facilitate with you? Next Wednesday, successful facilitators and Decal staff share their tips, tricks, and reflections on what to do and what not to do to create the sustainability course you...   More >

Friday, March 20, 2015

Rising Together: Career Development for Staff of Color

Conference/Symposium | March 20 | 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | Stanley Hall, Robert M. Berdahl Auditorium, Room 105


Claude Steel, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, UC Berkeley; Rudy Mendoza-Denton, Associate Professor of Psychology, UC Berkeley

Equity and Inclusion, Vice Chancellor


The Coalition of Ethnic Staff Organizations (CESO) is proud to present “Rising Together”, a spectacular morning filled with engaging dialogue and meaningful insights to strengthen the career and professional development of staff of color at UC Berkeley. The morning's schedule will include three thought-provoking segments:
Keynoter Claude M. Steele, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost (EVCP)...   More >


Staff

Staff

This event is open exclusively to UC Berkeley staff members.

Free and Exclusive to UC Berkeley Staff

Space is limited so register early. Register online, or by calling Jenny Kwon at 510-643-7385, or by emailing Jenny Kwon at jennykwon@berkeley.edu.



Rising Together: Career Development for Staff of Color

Conference/Symposium | March 20 | 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Stanley Hall, Room 105


 , Berkeley, CA 94720

Claude Steel, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, UC Berkeley

Barinder Dhillon-Flanagan, IT Deputy Director, Campus Shared Services; Roseanne Fong, Director, Office of Undergraduate Advising for Letters and Science; Anthony Garcia, Senior Scientist, Phoebe Hearst Museum; Fabrizio Mejia, Executive Director, Centers for Educational Equity and Excellence and Academic Counselor; Cara Stanley, Director, Student Learning Center and Lecturer, African American Studies

Rudy Mendoza-Denton, Associate Professor of Psychology, UC Berkeley; Sidalia (Sid) G. Reel, Director, Staff Diversity Initiatives, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Equity & Inclusion

Equity and Inclusion, Vice Chancellor


The Coalition of Ethnic Staff Organizations (CESO) is proud to present “Rising Together”, a spectacular morning filled with engaging dialogue and meaningful insights to strengthen the career and professional development of staff of color at UC Berkeley.

This program is free and exclusive to UC Berkeley Staff. The target audience is staff of color on campus.


Staff

Staff

This program is free and open to UC Berkeley staff. Please speak with with your supervisor about release time (PPSM-50) before attending the program. Space is limited. Please register early!

Free and Exclusive to UC Berkeley Staff

Register on-line. Space is limited so register early. Register online.