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Thursday, January 31, 2019

Winter at the Hall

Special Event | December 21, 2018 – March 20, 2019 every day |  Lawrence Hall of Science

 Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS)

This winter, visit the Hall for interactive exhibits, special hands-on activities, intriguing Planetarium shows, and more!

VMware Tabling in 3rd Floor, Soda Hall!: VMware Business and Brunch with UC Berkeley

Miscellaneous | January 31 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Soda Hall, In front of HP Auditorium (306 Soda Hall)

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Event Details

At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our software forms a digital foundation that powers the apps, services, and experiences that are transforming the world.

Grab a quick breakfast on us as VMware...   More >

Certificate Program in College Admissions and Career Planning Online Information Session

Information Session | January 31 | 12-1 p.m. |  Online

 Sigrid Mueller, M.A., UC Berkeley Extension, program director

 UC Berkeley Extension

Instructors and staff present information about directing others in their quest for higher education and career fulfillment. Learn about career opportunities, curriculum requirements and specific course content for both programs.

  Register online

Docent-led tour

Tour/Open House | January 3 – December 29, 2019 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 plants from around the world, learn about the vast diversity in the collection, and see what is currently in bloom. Meet at the Entry Plaza.

Free with Garden admission. Advanced registration not required

Yelp Tech Talk

Information Session | January 31 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430)

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

Getting diners seated at scale on Yelp

In 2017, Yelp acquired Nowait to help get more diners seated in their favorite restaurants across the country. As part of the integration, we migrated all of Nowait's users to the Yelp app. In this talk, Nina Y will cover the technical and product challenges we had to overcome to do this quickly without losing users in the process.

Giving Consumers...   More >