<< Week of January 05 >>

Sunday, January 5, 2020

Winter Weeks

Special Event | December 21, 2019 – January 5, 2020 every day with exceptions |  Lawrence Hall of Science

 Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS)

The Hall’s annual Winter Weeks celebration is back!

Celebrate the holiday season and the start of the new year with two weeks of scientific exploration at UC Berkeley's public science center.

Enjoy all your favorite activities and exhibits—such as the Animal Discovery Room, Ingenuity Challenges, and the Planetarium—every day during Winter Weeks. Plus, experience some of our newest...   More >

Monday, January 6, 2020

Professional Program in Graphic Design

Information Session | January 6 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | 702 UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.)

 UC Berkeley Extension

UC Berkeley Extension's Professional Program in Graphic Design offers a study of design principles and an appreciation of historical and current trends. Find out how you can learn from industry professionals to build a portfolio and advance in the field.

  Register online

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

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 >

Post-Baccalaureate Program for Counseling and Psychology Professions Online Information Session

Information Session | January 7 | 11-11:45 a.m. |  Online

 UC Berkeley Extension

Whether you are a career changer or already working in the field, understand how this program can help you plan an academic program of study and initiate the graduate- school application process.

  Register online

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.

Professional Program in Health Informatics Online Information Session

Information Session | January 7 | 1-1:45 p.m. |  Online

 UC Berkeley Extension

Learn about this fully online program that prepares you to launch a new career in health informatics or advance in your current position. Geared for both clinical and nonclinical professionals, this program provides you with the understanding of both the technology and the health care best practices so that you can succeed.

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  Register online

Certificate Program in Clinical Research Conduct and Management

Information Session | January 7 | 4-5 p.m. | 206 UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center)

 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

Professional Program in User-Experience (UX) Design

Information Session | January 7 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | 609 UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.)

 UC Berkeley Extension

UC Berkeley Extension's Professional Program in User-Experience Design gives you the training and knowledge you need to develop a portfolio to prepare to enter the field of UX design. Our instructors are experienced designers who bring real-world case studies and challenges to illuminate the theory behind UX. Find out how you can benefit from this curriculum and advance in the field.

 Free. Register online

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Certificate Program in Health Advocacy Online Information Session

Information Session | January 8 | 11-11:45 a.m. |  Online

 UC Berkeley Extension

Gain an in-depth understanding of the complex and dynamic U.S. health care system. Explore key policy and ethical challenges, and learn to become a health advocate who is qualified to advise patients and their families about health care issues.

  Register online

Certificate Program in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders Online Information Session

Information Session | January 8 | 1-1:45 p.m. |  Online

 Cindy Hong, M.P.H.

 UC Berkeley Extension

Developed in association with the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, this newly renamed certificate raises the quality of professionalism in counseling and follows a three-level, evidence-based approach to the critical issues that contribute to substance abuse.

  Register online

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Pitch Your Deep Tech Startup to Investor Panel of VCs and Angels

Special Event | January 9 | 6:15-9 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.), 608-609

 Amy LaMeyer, Managing Partner, The WXR Fund

 Allison Steitz, Investor, BlueRun Ventures

 Steph Rhee, Investor, Playground Global

 Yating Xia, Investor, T Fund

 UC Berkeley Extension, Epic Events, VR51

UC Berkeley Extension is thrilled to host a pitch night event on Thursday, January 9, at the San Francisco Center! If you are curious about seeing how deep tech startups (AI, AR, blockchain, biotech, etc.) can pitch their company in front of a panel of expert VCs and Angel judges, or if you want to meet with investors and network with founders, join us at 6:15 pm and meet with Amy LaMeyer,...   More >

Friday, January 10, 2020

Certificate Program in Clinical Research Conduct and Management Online Information Session

Information Session | January 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

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Clinical Laboratory Scientist Preparatory Program

Information Session | January 11 | 10-11 a.m. | 503 UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.)

 UC Berkeley Extension

Find out how this program can enhance your background in the biological or chemical sciences and prepare you for application to certified clinical laboratory scientist training programs.

 UNEX 1053. Make reservations online or by calling 510-642-4111