Thursday, February 7, 2019
Special Event | February 7 | Ed Roberts Campus
3075 Adeline St, Berkeley, CA 94703
East Bay Electrification Expo: Fight Climate Change with a Clean Energy Home/Apt!
Hosted by the Ecology Center, StopWaste and City of Berkeley, with the generous support of BayREN.
Why? Our homes and buildings are the second largest source of greenhouse gas emissions. But thanks to local Community Choice Energy providers, electricity in the Bay Area is clean, and is getting cleaner and... More >
Tour/Open House | February 7 | 9:30-11 a.m. | UC Botanical Garden
While winter birds are still abundant in the garden, this month we will be looking for the earliest of our spring migrants: Rufous and Allen's Hummingbirds flying north from Mexico.
$20 / $18 UCBG Member / $10 UCB student Ticket price includes admission to the Garden, a $12 value
Register online or by calling 510-664-7606
Social Event | February 7 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | YWCA Auditorium
Join us at the International Spouse & Partner Reception to connect with fellow international spouses and families, campus and community resources, and learn more about J-2 work authorization! This event is co-sponsored by the Berkeley International Office, University Section Club, University Village, and YWCA. Light refreshments will be served and children are welcome!
Information Session | February 7 | 12-1 p.m. | Online
Find out how this certificate can help you build the essential skills for effective management and make a tangible difference in your career.
Miscellaneous | February 7 – May 2, 2019 every Thursday | 1-3 p.m. | Berkeley Way West, 2220 (DREAM Office)
Drop by during office hours if you need help with your literature reviews; setting up searches in PubMed, Embase, and other databases; using EndNote, RefWorks, or other citation management software; finding statistics or data; and answering any other questions you may have.
NOTE: On Feb. 14: 2:15-3pm only
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
Information Session | February 7 | 3-4 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall
Sean Burns, Director, Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarships
OURS Staff will discuss eligibility criteria for SURF programs, benefits of the fellowship and tips for a successful application
Information Session | February 7 | 4 p.m. | 4125 Dwinelle Hall
Learn more about the Summer Abroad in Paris program at this info session. Program advisers and faculty will be on hand to answer your questions.
Dive headfirst into French culture in Paris, one of the most picturesque cities in the world! This program is designed to immerse students in the language and day-to-day rhythms of French culture. You will explore the past and present of France, from... More >
Information Session | February 7 | 4-5 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall
Leah Carroll, Haas Scholars
Learn about how to apply to this research program for your last year!
The Haas Scholars Program supports twenty undergraduates with financial need with their interest for conducting research during their final year at UC-Berkeley. Applicants are evaluated primarily on the merit and originality of their proposal for an independent research or creative project that will serve as the basis for a... More >
Special Event | February 7 | 4-7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Celebrate the release of Issue 4 of New Life Quarterly magazine! Published by Oakland-based bookstore and downtown community arts hub Wolfman Books, New Life is focused on the intersections of art and communityespecially the exuberant, overlooked, and experimental marginsin the Bay Area and beyond.
This issue is a special project dedicated to artist correspondence. Through emails, WhatsApp... More >
2019 Judith Lee Stronach Baccalaureate Prize Info Session: Funding for post graduation social engagement projects
Information Session | February 7 | 5-6 p.m. | 9 Durant Hall
Mary Crabb, Office of Undergraduate Research & Scholarships
The Judith Lee Stronach Baccalaureate Prize supports intellectual and creative pursuits that heighten awareness of issues of social consciousness and contribute to the public good. The award gives students the opportunity to extend and reflect upon their undergraduate work at Berkeley by undertaking a social engagement project after their graduation.
Up to $25,000.
Information Session | February 7 | 6-8 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430)
Do you enjoy a challenge and like solving puzzles?! Come join Facebook and CSUA to team up with your fellow bears for an exciting 2 hours of logic game puzzles. You will split into teams of up to 4 and solve up to 8 puzzles together. Prizes will be awarded to the top 5 winning teams!
Please bring your laptops! After you choose your team of 4, sign your team up here:... More >