Register for Summer Session Art Classes

Classes begin on June 4, 2017. To see the schedule and to register, visit the Berkeley Art Studio website. New Classes Ceramics Intermediate Pottery, Tuesdays, 10 am – 12 pm, starting on 6/6 Handbuilding Functional Forms, Wednesdays, 5 – 7pm, starting on 6/7 … Continued

Oman Research Fellowship — 9/17/2017

Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) aims to promote and cultivate scholarly research about Oman across several academic disciplines. The fellowship is open to Ph.D. candidates and university academics who are US citizens or affiliated with an American university, and funds one … Continued

National Wildlife Federation Fellowships — 5/31/2017

National Wildlife Federation is currently seeking four graduate students to support our NWF EcoLeaders Program. NWF EcoLeaders Community Management Assessment Fellow NWF EcoLeaders Market Research Fellow NWF EcoLeaders Career and Technical Education Fellow NWF EcoLeaders Labor Economist Research Fellow Each fellowship … Continued

Summer Fun in the Bay Area!

You worked hard last semester; now it’s time to relax and explore the exciting activities in and around the Bay Area. Whether you’re looking for festivals, hiking, or family-oriented fun, the summer offers myriad possibilities!

Job Opportunity at Boehringer Ingelheim Inc.

Boehringer Ingelheim Inc. seeks a candidate with strong analytical skills to perform routine and developmental scientific work in support of an innovative project under the instruction of a BI scientist. The project will function within Process Sciences in Fremont, CA. … Continued

GSI and Reader Positions Available in Economics — 5/17/2017

The Graduate Economics office is accepting applications for GSI and Reader positions for Summer 2017. The GSI positions  are for Econ 100A (Intermediate Micro, 37.5% position) and Econ 100B (Intermediate Macro, 75% position), in addition to reader positions for Econ 119 (Psychology and … Continued

Healthline Scholarships — 6/20/2017

Healthline is  launching an inaugural scholarship program for college students pursuing higher education. Healthline will award two $10,000 scholarships to students enrolled in graduate school for the 2017 Fall Semester. The two winners will have an opportunity to submit their plans (within 12 … Continued

2017 MFA Graduates Unveil New Works at BAMPFA

The UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) will showcase the work of six graduating students from UC Berkeley’s Department of Art Practice with its 47th Annual Master of Fine Arts Graduate Exhibition. The exhibition marks the first … Continued

Don’t Miss the Redwood Grove Summer Concert Series

The University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley announced its annual Redwood Grove Summer Concert Series. This year’s line-up includes a wide range of genres, from classical to swinging jazz, Afropop to indie rock and folk. The concerts are held every Thursday, June through August, in the Botanical Garden’s outdoor … Continued

Rec Sports Inaugural Wellness Celebration

Join Rec Sports as they welcome in a new tradition! The Inaugural Wellness Celebration Thursday, June 1, 2017 7 – 9 am Dwinelle Plaza Hosted by Recreational Sports and university partner, Under Armour, the Wellness Celebration will have you feeling refreshed all day with … Continued

UC Alumni Featured in Three Arts + Design Initiative Programs

The Arts + Design Initiative is sponsoring three upcoming programs in mid-April and May, all of which focus role of the media and cultural criticism in today’s politically charged climate. These programs, as part of The Future of Cultural Criticism series, will … Continued

GSR Opening at the California Policy Lab — 4/21/2017

The California Policy Lab (CPL) creates data-driven insights for the public good. CPL’s mission is to partner with California’s state and local governments to generate scientific evidence to help solve California’s most urgent problems, including homelessness, poverty, crime, and education inequality. … Continued

Call for Papers for SNAMS 2017 — 4/21/2017

Prague, Czech Republic, August 21 – 23, 2017 Social network analysis is concerned with the study of relationships between social entities. The recent advances in internet technologies and social … Continued

Women’s Leadership Intensive (WLI) 2017 Applications — 4/18/2017

WLI is a leadership program May 30–June 3,2017, for women identified[*] students centered on establishing solidarity and working along intersections that exist within communities of women[*] as well as challenging and deconstructing existing frameworks that exist within workplaces, the collegiate environment, and … Continued

DataEDGE Conference — 5/8 – 5/9/2017

Are you and your organization taking advantage of the opportunities created by today’s flood of new data? Do you know about the latest tools for storing, analyzing, and visualizing data? Have you considered the … Continued

Grad Students Presenting at Cal Day — 4/22/2017

Graduate students play an important role in Cal Day. Every year in April, UC Berkeley opens its lecture halls and research labs, museums and libraries, galleries and gardens to the general public. On Saturday, April 22, from 9 am – 4 pm visitors … Continued

RISE: Celebrating Women, Community Love and Leadership

Celebrating Women, Community Love and Leadership, is an event for all women to unapologetically celebrate and honor the work and contributions given by women to our communities. RISE is about highlighting the endeavors and efforts of our women leaders, especially … Continued

Recruiting for Director of Student Programming Position

The Labor Center at the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE) is recruiting for a Director of Student Programming. The position will be a 50/50 lecturer and academic coordinator position: the person will be expected to teach 3 … Continued

Navigating Challenges to Academic Success — 4/3/2017

Struggling with making progress? Having trouble keeping up with your course load? Looking for more support? The Graduate Assembly and Graduate Division will present a workshop about understanding your options when you are experiencing challenges in your academic progress. Know Your … Continued

STEM AfterCollege Scholarships

STEM AfterCollege believes that what’s good for students is good for everyone: schools, employers, community, and other students. As a job and internship resource, the scholarships are for students who will be exemplary candidates in their field. Eligibility requirements: Open to currently … Continued

Edward W. Said Fellowship — 4/3/2017

The Edward W. Said Fellowship supports promising scholars early in their careers to produce scholarship that speaks across disciplinary boundaries, promotes humanistic inquiry in the service of intercultural communication and understanding, and engages the public. Grants of up to $20,000 … Continued

Microbiology Student Symposium — 4/29/2017

The 18th Annual Microbiology Student Symposium will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at the David Brower Center in Berkeley. This year, the keynote speakers are Bonnie Bassler from Princeton University and Edward DeLong from University of Hawaii. Registration is free but required to attend, so please register now to secure your … Continued

The Markowski-Leach Scholarships — 4/14/2017

The Markowski-Leach Scholarships are now accepting applications for the 2017 – 18 academic year. The scholarship is for LGBTQ incoming, undergraduate, and graduate full-time students at UC Berkeley, UCSF, San Francisco State University, Stanford University, and (pending) UC Hastings. Awards are $2,000 per … Continued

Check Out the Graduate Assembly’s Mid-Year Report

The Graduate Assembly’s mid-year report represents the highlights of the work completed during the fall semester of the 2016 – 17 academic year. The GA hopes it will inspire you to partner with them in continuing support of graduate and professional students’ personal, … Continued

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Workshop on Teaching for GSIs

The GSI Center’s Workshops on Teaching for GSIs cover a wide variety of topics related to university teaching and the GSI experience.

The ISSI Graduate Fellows Program — 4/3/2017

The Institute for the Study of Societal Issues has announced a call for applications for the 2017 – 2018 Graduate Fellows Program. The Graduate Fellows Program is for UC Berkeley doctoral students who have completed at least three years of graduate studies at Berkeley … Continued

Brazil Biodiversity Fellowships — 3/10/2017

The Research and Innovation Fellowship for Agriculture (RIFA) is a graduate student fellowship program based at UC Davis that provides funding for student fellows to work overseas for two to six months on research or projects in agriculture, food systems or … Continued

LGBTQ+ Career Conference 2017 — 2/25/2017

Saturday, February 25th, 2017 10:30 am – 4 pm Tips, tricks and tailor-made advice for LGBTQ+ students at UC Berkeley interested in internships, job search strategies and career advice from LGBTQ+ professionals! Topics include: … Continued

Sciences Po Teaching Fellowship Positions

Sciences Po welcomes applications from post-doctoral and doctoral students close to their thesis submission for teaching positions on one of its three Anglophone undergraduate campuses in France: Reims, Menton or Le Havre. Each campus focuses on a world region and … Continued

Social Security Administration (SSA) Stipends — 3/2/2017

The Social Security Administration (SSA) is granting graduate students $10,000 stipends to research work, rehabilitation and disability issues through the ARDRAW Small Grant Program. The objective of the Analyzing Relationships between Disability, Rehabilitation and Work (ARDRAW) Small Grant Program is to … Continued

Publish Your Articles in the New “Berkeley Graduate”

The Berkeley Graduate (TBG) is an online publication by, for, and about graduate and professional students sponsored by The Graduate Assembly. Formerly a print publication, and briefly an online daily site, the new TBG is looking to partner with other organizations and centers … Continued

Lasker Foundation 2017 Essay Contest — 4/3/2017

The Lasker Foundation has launched its 2017 Essay Contest. This exciting challenge engages young scientists and clinicians in a discussion about the big questions in biology and medicine today and the role of biomedical research in our society. The contest aims to build skills in … Continued

The Berkeley-Haas Women in Leadership Conference — 3/11/2017

Saturday, March 11, 2017 8 am – 7 pm Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley The Berkeley-Haas Women in Leadership conference will focus on collaboration between men and women so that we can empower each other, inspire each other, and lead together. … Continued

Grads of Color Ease Back — 1/19/2017

Thursday, January 19th 5 – 8:30 pm Anna Head Alumnae Hall, 2537 Haste Street Enjoy a free dinner and an opportunity to connect with Grads of Color as you ease back in. The Graduate Minority Student Project (a project of the Grad … Continued

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Welcome to 2017!

Professional development opportunities this semester include competing in Grad Slam for prizes and a chance to represent Berkeley at the high-profile UC-wide competition.

UCBe: A Berkeleyan

Learn about the unique arts, cultural, and culinary experiences available around Berkeley.

Science Outside the Lab Program

The National Science Foundation has made available supplemental funds to improve graduate student preparedness for entering the workforce. NSF supports science and engineering doctoral students in gaining additional educational opportunities and student training in order to help acquire experience, skills and knowledge in … Continued

American Councils’ Scholarships and Internships in Russia — 2/15/2017

The American Councils’ Business, Technology, and Innovation Scholarship supports U.S. undergraduate and graduate students in business, innovation, and STEM fields. Participate in one of two established American Councils internship programs in Russia: Overseas Professional and Intercultural Training (OPIT) is a six-week summer … Continued

Mig Vapor Scholarship — 5/31/2017

Mig Vapor creates products designed to help people reduce their dependency on tobacco. Each semester it awards scholarships to students who help bring awareness to the dangers of smoking. The award amount is $3,000 per semester. Scholarship recipients are selected through … Continued

Health Policy Research Scholars — 3/29/2017

The application period is open for Health Policy Research Scholars, a national leadership development program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Applicants must be: Entering the first or second year of their doctoral program in September of 2017 From any research-focused … Continued

The New York State Senate Fellowships — 4/28/2017

Graduate Fellowships are offered by the Senate of the State of New York each year. Applicants are not required to reside or attend school in New York at the time of application. Fellowships bring a $33,000 grant-in-study stipend plus benefit options. … Continued

CSHE Spring Colloquium Series and a Visiting Scholar Seminar

The Center for Studies in Higher Education presents a visiting scholar seminar and the 2017 Spring Colloquium Series, a program of stimulating lectures and discussions on national and international issues shaping higher education today. All lectures take place on the UC … Continued

Energy Curtailment: Winter 2016

Before you leave for break, please do your part to make sure all non-essential systems in your work area — lights, computers and monitors, printers and copiers, coffeepots and microwaves, power strips, etc. — are turned off. If you will be … Continued

Call for Papers — OLPP Graduate Student Conference 2017 — 3/17/2017

McMaster University’s Philosophy announces the Ontario Legal Philosophy Partnership Graduate Student Conference on June 16 – 17, 2017, McMaster University, Hamilton,  Ontario, in Canada. Keynote speakers will be Dr. Natalie Stoljar (McGill University) and Dr. Douglas Husak (Rutgers University). Call for Papers Graduate and … Continued

Post-MSW Fellowship in Clinical Social Work — 2/10/2017

University Health Services at Berkeley, provides comprehensive medical and mental health services to a diverse urban campus community of more than 37,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The post-MSW fellowship in clinical social work is a postgraduate advanced training program committed to … Continued

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A Time to Recharge

During the semester break, take advantage of time to have fun and connect with friends and family.

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UCBe: Self-Care

As we approach the final stretch of the semester and move into the holiday season, take some time to pay attention to your physical, emotional, and psychological wellbeing.

ARC Fellows Program — 12/16/16

The ARC Fellowship program advances interdisciplinary research in the arts at UC Berkeley, providing support for six self-nominated pairs of UC Berkeley faculty members and graduate students to work together on research projects of mutual interest. This year’s cohort leader C. … Continued

Dorothea Lange Fellowship — 12/9/2016

The fellowship, in memory of one of the most outstanding documentary photographers of the 20th-century, encourages the use of photography (black and white or color) in the scholarly work of any discipline at UC Berkeley. It will be awarded to a … Continued

California Alliance Postdoctoral Fellowship Program — 11/1/2016

The California Alliance offers postdoctoral research fellowship opportunities at four top-tier California institutions — UC Berkeley, UCLA, Stanford, and Caltech — in the Mathematical, Physical Sciences and Engineering fields. The program includes faculty mentoring, professional development, and academic networking opportunities. The California … Continued

Postdoctoral positions at UCSF

Postdoctoral positions are available in the newly established Delling Lab at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) to study the function of primary cilia in development and disease. The postdoctoral fellows will investigate the mechanisms by which primary cilia … Continued

Big Give is November 17th!

The butterfly effect explains change. The Berkeley Effect changes the world. During Big Give — the campus’s annual fundraising blitz — you can be that change by giving your favorite Berkeley school, college, and/or program a big boost and helping them win … Continued

Social Norms Mini Grant Deadline — 11/22/2016

The deadline for the Social Norms Mini Grant Initiative sponsored by PATH to Care has been extended to 5 pm on November 22, 2016.  Ten mini-grants of up to $2,500 each will be awarded for community-based initiatives and campaigns addressing social norms on sexual violence. This … Continued