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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Computer Health Matters: User Friendly Workstations (BEUHS400)

Workshop | March 27 | 8:30-9:30 a.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, Class of '42

 Greg Ryan, Ergonomics@Work

 Be Well at Work - Ergonimics

Learn how to set up a user-friendly workstation and practice stretches to help relieve computer-related aches and pains. This workshop is required to qualify for computer ergonomics matching funds.

  Register online

Bay Area/South Africa: One Day Cultural Exchange

Conference/Symposium | March 27 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Dr. Thomas Philip, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Education

 ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies), UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project

In-service and pre-service teachers are invited to spend a day in facilitated discussion and learning with a group of 10 current and pre-service teachers from South Africa. The group, which includes teachers from multiple disciplines, will be in the US as part of the Global Teachers Institute, through Teach With Africa. Space for up to 16 Bay Area teacher-attendees. Participation is free; there...   More >


  Registration opens February 11. Register online or or by emailing Shane Carter at orias@berkeley.edu by March 20.

Keyboards and Mice: Ergonomic Alternatives (BEUHS401)

Workshop | March 27 | 9:45-10:45 a.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, Class of '42

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

 Be Well at Work - Ergonimics

Learn about the ergonomics of keyboards and pointing devices, including appropriate workstation set-up, postures, and techniques for using them. Find out about the keyboards and pointing devices covered by the Computer Ergonomics Matching Funds Program. Enroll online at the UC Learning Center.

  Register online

Fraud Alert: Identifying and Addressing Impostor Syndrome

Seminar | March 27 | 6 p.m. | 105 Stanley Hall

 Dr. Amy Honigman, UC Berkeley Counseling and Psychological Services

 Thriving in Science

Berkeley can be a pressure cooker and it can be easy to feel like a fraud in a competitive environment. Do you know how to recognize impostor syndrome? How to deal with it once you recognize it? Join us for a special program and conversation with Dr. Amy Honigman on new approaches to identifying and addressing impostor syndrome.