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Friday, December 15, 2017

Neural circuits of dexterity

Seminar | December 15 | 12 p.m. | 125 Li Ka Shing Center

 Dr. Adam Hantman, Janelia Research Campus, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

 Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills

Dexterous movements serve the major functions of the brain, perception and manipulation of the world. Considering the range of possible actions and the complexity of musculoskeletal arrangements, control of the hand is an amazing achievement of the nervous system. Dexterous behavior involves understanding objects in the world, developing appropriate plans, converting those plans into appropriate...   More >

Core Essentials for Better Posture (BEUHS402)

Workshop | December 15 | 12:10-1:30 p.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, Class of '42

 Greg Ryan, Campus Ergonomist, Be well at Work - Ergonimics

 Be Well at Work - Ergonomics

Improve your posture through awareness and exercise. Learn about common muscular imbalances and postural patterns. Practice strengthening, stretching, and stability exercises to promote healthy postures and better balance. Wear comfortable clothing. Enroll online through the UC Learning Center.

  Register online

Grounds for Science: Single cells to single atoms

Presentation | December 15 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. |  Scarlet City Espresso Bar

 3960 Adeline St, Emeryville, CA 94608

 Jesse Zhang, UC Berkeley – UCSF Bioengineering Graduate Program; Justin Ondry, Department of Chemistry


This event is free, no tickets are required!

No tickets Required!
Come learn about cutting-edge research from the graduate student community at UC Berkeley in a relaxed, sci-fi-themed cafe setting. This month features short talks by graduate students Jesse Zhang and Justin Ondry.

Microfluidics and the Study of Single Cells - with Jesse Zhang
Our bodies are composed of tens of trillions...   More >

Electron microscope image of single particle