The 38th annual running of this 1.86-miles-long foot race starts at the Fire House at noon. The Bikearound starts at 11:30 a.m. The race finishes at the cafeteria parking lot. No registration is required. All finishers will get a free t-shirt. A special lunch menu and music are planned. Parking and traffic will be affected. More>
Pianist Jeanne Stark will perform at First Presbyterian Church, 2407 Dana Street, Berkeley, on Saturday, Oct 24 at 3:30 p.m. To obtain tickets,y e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, address, and telephone number. More>
The collection is part of this year’s Oct. 28 Diversity Cultural Festival theme of “A Taste of Berkeley Lab.” Staff are invited to share their recipes, which will be posted online with photos, ingredients, and instructions. Submit by Oct. 12. More>
The film — based on a true story about Alan Turing and his work with Britain’s newly created MI6 intelligence agency to crack what were previously thought unbreakable Nazi codes in 1939 — is showing at 4:30 p.m. in the Building 50 Auditorium. Turing was considered a hero until authorities revealed he was gay and sent him to prison. More>
Help select the official t-shirt for the 38th running of this annual foot race, scheduled for Friday, Oct. 16. Go here to vote. Be sure you are logged into your Lab Gmail account. Voting ends on Sept. 25. Only one vote per employee permitted. Duplicates will be deleted.
The winners are Kevin Loutherback (Earth Sciences), Robert Cheng (Energy Technologies), Kenneth Goldberg (Material Sciences), and John Christensen (Earth Sciences). Go here to view the images and learn more about the Lab’s Photo Club.
Huck (ETA) and Li (ATAP) took home the top prize, followed closely by Sean Nord and Man-Hong Wong (both with the ALS). The event took place August 25 and 26 at the Davie Tennis Stadium in Piedmont. Those interested in learning more about the Lab Tennis Club can contact Joe Harkins (x7486) or Csaba Toth (x5338).
The annual event will be held from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on Aug. 25 and 26 at the Davie Tennis Stadium in Piedmont. Registratio is required. Contact Csaba Toth (email@example.com) to sign up. Cost is $5/day payable at the courts. Deadline to register is Aug. 21. Space is limited. More>
The Bloodmobile will be at the Lab on Thursday, August 20, in the Cafeteria Lot from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Schedule an appointment here (Sponsor Code “LBL”). Walk-ins are also welcome. Contact Marissa Smithwick (x6088) for more information.
Don’t miss your chance to grab a seat at Software Carpentry’s popular Python Boot Camp. To be held at Berkeley Lab, August 19–21, the camp is designed to familiarize programmers of other languages (such as C, Java, FORTRAN, and Lisp) with the basics of Python. There’s a nominal fee (about $20) for the three days of training. More>