Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Orientation | August 20 | 8 a.m.-12 p.m. | 155 Dwinelle Hall
Berkeley International Office is excited to welcome you at First-Year Orientation! We are planning a full schedule to introduce you to the campus, help you meet new friends, learn how to be academically successful, and provide opportunities to get your questions answered.
Orientation | August 20 | 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | 2050 Valley Life Sciences Building
International Parent & Family Orientation will introduce you to UC Berkeley and share tools and resources to help you support your student as they start their journey at Cal. With a Q&A panel and student-led tour, you will have the chance to have any questions answered by current UC Berkeley students and staff. If you are dropping off a student for the International Student First-Year... More >
Workshop | August 20 | 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. | #24 University Hall
This workshop is for UC Berkeley Staff. The content examines the principles of equity and inclusion, emotional intelligence, and managing a multi-generational workforce.
Tour/Open House | August 20 | 9:30-11 a.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Come check in on our summer visitors such as warblers, orioles, and hummingbirds, and be on the lookout for fledglings recently hatched in the garden. Quarterly bird walks are led by our Research Affiliate and former Associate Director of Collections and Horticulture, Chris Carmichael.
$20 / $17 UCBG Member Ticket price includes admission to the Garden, a $15 value
Course | August 20 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Virtual Classroom
This course details the process of leveraging Trello Boards for team or individual project management. Emphasis is placed on the highly-extensible Trello platform interface for defining, assigning, and tracking project elements. Learning Objectives * Understand the conceptual hierarchy of Boards, Lists, Cards, Checklists, and Items. * Create new Boards and define Lists to categorize tasks and... More >
Information Session | August 20 | 12-12:30 p.m. | Online
Technical communication plays a vital role in bridging the gap between those who create new ideas or products and those who must understand how to put those products or ideas to use. Learn about the expanding need for technical communication professionals and how our program will prepare you for a career in this exciting field, or enable you to advance in your current position.
Meeting | February 20, 2018 – January 5, 2021 every Tuesday | 12:15-1 p.m. | 3110 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.
Orientation | August 20 | 1-5 p.m. | 155 Dwinelle Hall
Berkeley International Office is excited to welcome you! We are planning a full schedule to introduce you to the campus, help you meet new friends, and give you many opportunities to get answers to your questions.
Information Session | August 20 | 6-7:30 p.m. | 206 UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center)
Gain academic preparation in the sciences along with personalized advising to enhance your application to medical, dental or veterinary school, as well as to advanced degree programs in medical- and health-related fields.
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
Exhibit - Multimedia | August 19 – December 16, 2019 every day | 210 Wurster Hall
This exhibition explores the complex story behind the only American Japanese architect and landscape architect at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian community, in Westchester County, New York in 1944.
Exhibit - Sculpture | July 22 – September 2, 2019 every day | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. | Lawrence Hall of Science
Dinosaurs in Motion is an amazing blend of science, art, and innovation using 14 magnificent, fully interactive, anatomically inspired, recycled life-size metal dinosaur sculptures to engage and educate like never before!