Berkeley GradNews September 2016
News, fellowships, and the people of the Berkeley graduate community.
La Selva

Summer 2016 — La Selva: Featured Student Essay

My research brought me to a mysterious, tropical environment in Peru -- la selva -- to learn more about Peru’s jungle gastronomy, which is unmatched by any other place in the world. More »
Ann Swidler

Berkeley Graduate Lectures Fall 2016

Check out this Fall's lectures — free and open to the public — with exciting and distinguished speakers. More »
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Your Guide to Fellowships and Grants

This fellowship season, find your next grant, scholarship and fellowship on our list! More »
Rec Sports

Great Things to Do on Campus and Nearby

Take advantage of the many free or discounted activities, cultural events, and places of quiet in Berkeley. More »

Important Dates

File Thesis or Dissertation (Spring 2017 Deadline)
Friday, May 12, 2017

File Thesis or Dissertation (Summer 2017 Deadline)
Friday, August 11, 2017

File Thesis or Dissertation (Fall 2017 Deadline)
Friday, December 15, 2017

Professional Development
2016 SMART team

Developing Mentoring Skills

Knowing how to effectively mentor students and junior colleagues is a vital skill for graduate students preparing for diverse careers, whether within or beyond academia. More »
Career Center

Get to Know the Career Center

Berkeley graduate students receive career planning guidance and employment-related assistance from the Career Center. More »
Student Life
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UCBe: Leadership

UC Berkeley’s hub for leadership development, student involvement, and co-curricular advising is ready to assist your graduate student organization. More »
Grad Fest

New Graduate Students Welcomed at Orientation

This year’s New Graduate Student Orientation (NGSO) drew the largest attendance in recent history, welcoming 1,100+ new graduate and professional students over the course of the day. More »
Graduate Assembly

Graduate Assembly News & Events

Help raise the concerns of your community by participating in campus shared governance and serving on academic and administrative committees as a GA appointee. More »
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In Their Own Words: Meet the 2016-17 Graduate Assembly Executive Board

As the official representative government for Berkeley graduate students, the Graduate Assembly (GA) provides critical services to UC Berkeley graduate students. More »

Graduate Division Announcements

Opportunities

Campus Announcements

Recognition & Awards

Fellowships & Grants

Making the News

  • Shoe-String Theory: Science Shows Why Shoelaces Come Untied
  • Wheel the World: One MBA Student’s Quest to Make the Outdoors Accessible to All
  • Seven at UC Berkeley Awarded 2017 Guggenheim Fellowships, Most of Any University
  • School of Journalism Lecturer on Team Awarded Pulitzer for Ghost Ship Fire Coverage
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences Elects 11 Faculty as Members
  • Renewable Energy has Robust Future in Much of Africa

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