Friday, October 18, 2019
Special Event | October 18 – 20, 2019 every day | UC Berkeley Campus
Reunion and Parents Weekend at Homecoming is UC Berkeleys largest annual gathering welcoming thousands of alumni, parents, and families to campus for three days of fun. Festivities include alumni parties, family events, the Bear Affair Tailgate BBQ, tours and open houses, the Homecoming football game, lectures, spirit events, and more. In 2019, it takes place October 1820.
Registration opens July 1. Register online by September 27.
Tour/Open House | October 18 – 19, 2019 every day | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Alumni House
Join the Cal Alumni Association as Alumni House transforms into the Cal Café on Friday and Saturday of Homecoming weekend to toast Cal with complimentary beverages, light snacks, and Cal-themed giveaways.
Meeting | October 18 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 190B Doe Library
Full details about this meeting will be posted here: https://bids.berkeley.edu/events.
Special Event | October 18 | 1-5:30 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.), 608 - 609
We're delighted to have Pitch Global at UC Berkeley Extension with a great pitching and networking event! Join us on Friday, October 18, from 1 pm to 5:30 pm at UC Berkeley Extension's San Francisco Center to meet and get crucial feedback from investors.
We'll welcome Gerry Baranano, founder of Tech Futures Group, for an opening keynote speech!
Students with ID are free. Register online
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 | October 18 | 2-3 p.m. | 220 Jacobs Hall
Join us for an Information and Q&A session (and Pizza) on Friday, October, 18th at 220 Jacobs Hall, 2-3pm, to learn more about the certificate and have your questions answered about fulfilling the certificate requirements, courses enrollment, course availability, etc...
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East Bay World History Reading Group: The Woman Who Turned Into a Jaguar, and Other Narratives of Native Women in Archives of Colonial Mexico by Lisa Sousa
Meeting | October 18 | 5-7 p.m. | ORIAS Office
ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies)
Teachers in ORIAS World History Reading Groups read one book each month within a global studies theme. Participants meet monthly to eat and spend two hours in collegial conversation. It is a relaxing, intellectually rich atmosphere for both new and experienced teachers.
This event is for k-14 teachers.
Social Event | October 18 | 5:30 p.m. | Berger Center
The Cal Alumni Club of Oakmont will be having its Fall Dinner on Friday, October 18th at 5:30 in Oakmont at the Berger Center, 6633 Oakmont Dr, Santa Rosa, CA 95405. Our evening speaker will be Sasha Berleman, a Cal PhD who studied Wildland Fire Science. She is the fire ecologist at Audubon Canyon Ranch near Glen Ellen. The cost of the dinner is $42. For more more information or signup, contact... More >
Special Event | October 18 | 7:30-9 p.m. | Carriage House, Montalvo Arts Center
Anurag Kashyap, Indian film director, writer, editor, producer and actor
Join us for the Bay Area's first South Asian Literature & Art Festival, presented by Art Forum SF in collaboration with the UC Berkeley Institute of South Asian Studies.