Today at Berkeley Lab

Hula Dance Classes to Begin on Sept. 10

This weekly class sponsored by the Dance Club takes place Wednesdays at noon in Building 76-235. Led by experienced Hula dancer Adel Serafino, these free classes are moderately strenuous and are an excellent low-impact cardio and core workout. Wear comfortable clothing. Shoes are optional. Contact Serafino for more information (x4268).

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Vote for Your Favorite Runaround T-Shirt Design

Help select the official t-shirt for the 37th annual running of this foot race, scheduled for Friday, Oct. 17. From a turkey shooting a light beam from its eye, to a Twitter-themed design, and a Lab version of Monopoly, there are several creative entries to choose from. Go here to vote. Be sure you are logged into your Lab Gmail account. Voting ends on Sept. 26. Only one vote per employee permitted.

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Small Ball Wins Summer Softball League Championship

In the play-offs, Small Ball beat Ballpark Estimates 10-9 and Animals beat SUDZ 16-9. Small Ball then beat Animals 7-5 for the title.

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Dave Plate, Robert Duarte Win August 23 Golf Club Tournament

Plate (Engineering) takes top spot in first flight, followed by Richard Buol, and Conrad Lopez. Duarte (Engineering) led second flight, followed by Patty Giuntoli (Computing), and Dave Ozorowski. The next tournament is scheduled for Sept. 20 at Cache Creek. Contact Giuntoli (pictured left with Jeff Takakuwa of Engineering) to participate.

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Winners of Photo Club’s ‘Planes, Trains, etc.’ Theme Contest Selected

Winners include Sandy Miarecki of Nuclear Sciences, Alex Friedman of Accelerator and Fusion Research, Janie Page of Environmental Energy Technologies), and Quang Le of EH&S. More>

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August 25 Talk on Cognitive Models for Learning and Assessment

Theoretical neuroscientist, technologist, and entrepreneur Vivienne Ming will discuss using machine learning-driven applications for learning and assessment. The brown bag talk — hosted by the Lab’s Lamda Alliance — starts at noon in Building 50A-5132. More>

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Matt Rice and Sam Yoshida Win Tennis Club’s Annual Tournament

The competition was held at Davie Tennis Stadium in Oakland last week. In addition to Yoshida and Rice, runners up included Ivan Khodyuk, Terry Ligocki, and Joe Harkins. The Tennis Club plays on campus at noon. Those interested should call Joe Harkins (x7486).

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Blood Drive on August 19 in Cafeteria Parking Lot

Bloodmobile will be onsite from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Go here to make an appointment (code LBL). Walk-ins are also welcome. For more information, contact Marissa Smithwick (x6088).

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Lab Talent Show Today

The Karaoke Club is hosting the ‘Berkeley Lab’s Got Talent’ show on Wednesday, August 13, from 11:30 to 1 p.m. … More»

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Winners of Photo Club’s ‘Street’ Theme Contest Selected

Top votes go to Joost Daniels (AFRD) and Doug Lockhart (Facilities). More>

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