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Friday, November 2, 2018

Conversations Around Community College Research in California

Special Event | November 2 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Berkeley Way West, First floor, room 1102

 Graduate School of Education

This special event will have two guest speakers:

Nadia Leal-Carillo - State Program and Policy Director
Success Center Foundation for California Community Colleges

Stacy B. Fisher - Senior Director of Policy. Development Success
Center Foundation for California Community Colleges

Free Admission. Please email Professor Tolani Britton, tabritton@berkeley.edu, for additional...   More >

Higher Education Researchers Workgroup

Meeting | September 7 – December 7, 2018 the first Friday of the month every month | 12-1:30 p.m. | Evans Hall, 766/768 CSHE Conference Room

 Center for Studies in Higher Education

The goal of this new group is to bring together qualitative and quantitative higher education researchers working on issues at Berkeley, the University of California, the State of California or elsewhere for the mutual exchange of knowledge, ideas and issues through:
Acquainting one another with their respective research
Discussing research strategies, data base use and data issues
Engaging...   More >

  RSVP by emailing Anne Maclachlan at maclach@berkeley.edu

Strategies for Faculty Early Career Awards

Information Session | November 2 | 12:30-2 p.m. | 177 Stanley Hall

 Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research , Foundation Relations and Corporate Philanthropy

Come learn about early career awards for faculty members---what they are, what they can be used for, and how to incorporate them into your strategic plan. This session will include a panel discussion with faculty members who have received early career awards.

  Register online or or by emailing evwhitney@berkeley.edu

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House | January 6, 2017 – December 30, 2018 every Sunday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday with exceptions | 1:30-2:45 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

Join us for a free, docent-led tour of the Garden as we explore interesting plant species, learn about the vast collection, and see what is currently in bloom. Meet at the Entry Plaza.

Free with Garden admission
Advanced registration not required

Tours may be cancelled without notice.
For day-of inquiries, please call 510-643-2755
For tour questions, please email gardentours@berkeley.edu...   More >

Día de los Muertos Celebration: with the SLC Language Exchange Program

Social Event | November 2 | 2-3:30 p.m. | César E. Chávez Student Center, Atrium

 Language Exchange Program, Student Learning Center

Join the SLC Language Exchange Program for our Día de los Muertos celebration on Friday, 11/2, from 2-3:30PM! This Mexican festival is a time to remember loved ones who have passed and welcome their spirits back to earth. Come by the César Chávez Atrium to make beautiful crafts, take part in a folktale story circle, and sample delicious traditional snacks!

  RSVP online

Día de los Muertos Celebration with the Language Exchange Program

Bose Design Challenge Wrap Up Event

Special Event | November 2 | 2-3 p.m. | 2451 Ridge Road, Shire Hall (Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership), Room 211

 Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership

Join the Fung Institute, Real Industry and Bose for light refreshments and to watch presentations from the top sound-based augmented reality experiences submitted for our recent Bose Design Challenge.

Students are working in interdisciplinary teams of content creators, designers, engineers, and business leaders to create immersive AR audio experiences. Top teams will be selected by...   More >

  RSVP online

Study Abroad in Japan

Information Session | November 2 | 3-5 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

 Berkeley Study Abroad

Come learn more about the possible study abroad options in Japan and opportunities to fund your study in Japan.

Hear what previous Japan study abroad students have to say about their experiences, answering questions like:
Why study abroad in Japan?
What are all of the opportunities and how can I learn more?
How would this apply to my future career?