Competition: CTSP and Facebook’s Data for Good — 1/28/2018

The Center for Technology, Society & Policy (CTSP) seeks proposals for a Data for Good Competition. The competition will be hosted and promoted by CTSP in coordination with the UC Berkeley School of Information IMSA, and made possible through funds provided … Continued

Research IT is Hiring Research Computing Domain Consultants

Berkeley Research Computing is expanding our successful Domain Consultant program by hiring five more UC Berkeley graduate students. The Domain Consultant position is a 20% to 25% (8 to 10 hours/week) appointment, paid hourly ($20–$30/hr based on experience; no tuition/fee … Continued

A Summer in the “Swamp”

Kim Fong, graduate student in the School of Information, shares her cross-country road trip from Berkeley to a technology policy summer internship in Washington, DC.

Student Technology Fund (STF) — 10/10/2017

The Student Technology Fund (STF) proposal submission process is now open for fast-track projects with a cap of $5000 per project. The deadline to submit project proposals is October 10, 2017. ELIGIBILITY Any student, faculty member, or staff member of the … Continued

Digital Marketing Scholarship Opportunity — 12/20/2017

Affiliateignition.com is a Tech News publishing platform that reaches more than 30,000 tech lovers per month. It covers topics like social media, web development, and SEO (search engine optimization). The $500 scholarship on “Digital Marketing” is open to undergraduate and graduate students … Continued

L’Oréal USA For Women In Science Fellowship — 2/3/2017

This postdoc fellowship recognizes and rewards the contributions women make in the STEM fields and identifies exceptional women researchers committed to serving as role models for younger generations. The program will award five early postdoctoral women scientists in the United … Continued

Social Impact Un-Pitch Day — 10/21/2016

Friday, October 21, 2016 3 – 7 pm South Hall, UC Berkeley Do you know a local non-profit or community organization that has a pressing challenge that you think technology might be able to solve, but you don’t know where to start? Or, … Continued

Center for Technology, Society & Policy Fellowship — 11/28/2016

The Center for Technology, Society & Policy is a multidisciplinary design/build center focusing on the emergent social and policy issues arising from the development and adoption of technology. CTSP is a student-led organization hosted at the UC Berkeley School of Information. … Continued

SAGE-IGERT Fellowship Program — 10/19/15

The SAGE-IGERT Fellowship Program supports technology developments that will enable the conservation generation, or storage of clean energy, as well as innovative approaches to the  evaluation of new technologies. The fellowship includes 2 years of funding, opportunities for international experiences, … Continued

WAGS/UMI Innovation in Technology and Distinguished Master’s Thesis Awards – 9/1/13

The Western Association of Graduate Schools (WAGS) and University Microfilms International (UMI) will present three 2013-2014 awards: ” Innovation in Technology,” “Distinguished Master’s Thesis” and “Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award for the Biological Sciences, Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Life Sciences and Engineering.”

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Introducing Box!

Box, a cloud-based file storage and sharing system, is available to all Berkeley students, faculty, and staff.

The Tech World’s Big Boost from Berkeley

This is not a Cold War stereotype with impossible claims to breakthrough inventions. UC Berkeley has not felt the need, for institutional pride, to assert pioneering involvement in, say, the steam engine, the electric light, or the airplane.