Retirement counselors from the UC Office of the President’s Retirement Administration Service Center will discuss UC’s retirement benefits, describe the steps you need to take when you’re ready to retire, and answer questions. The event takes place from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Building 66 Auditorium, and will be streamed live.
Attend an Oct. 7 workshop from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to learn how to guide visiting fifth graders as they investigate properties of matter through hands-on science activities related to states of matter, electricity, and thermal conductivity of metals. The BLAZES on-site program runs from October to May. Registration is required.
A pre-retirement planning course takes place Sept. 30, Oct. 7, 14 and 23, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Registration deadline is Sept. 25. A separate three-part workshop on “Designing Your Future Self: Life After UC” will be held Oct. 29, Nov. 5 and 12 (same time) in 150 University Hall. Registration deadline is Oct. 20.
The workshop, hosted by the Women’s Scientists and Engineers Council, takes place from 1 to 3 p.m. in Building 15-253. It will teach the fundamentals of negotiation relevant to a variety of one-on-one conversations and group settings. There is no cost to attend this workshop. Go here to RSVP.
The Women Scientists and Engineers Council event takes place from noon to 1:30 p.m. in Perseverance Hall. This is the third in a series of six bi-monthly classes. The topic is “Consequences That Work.” More>
Those interested in pursuing the Project Management Institute Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification are invited to join a study group from noon to 1 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays starting Sept. 11 through October. For information, or to participate, contact Kem Robinson. More>
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>
Attend an August 10 workshop from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to learn how to guide visiting fifth graders as they investigate properties of matter through hands-on science activities related to states of matter, electricity, and thermal conductivity of metals. The BLAZES on-site program runs from October to May. Registration is required.
The EHS Ergo Team is hosting an interactive session on pipetting techniques. This session will provide tips for improving accuracy, precision, and consistency while pipetting. The event takes place Tuesday, August 4, from noon to 1 p.m. in Perseverance Hall. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. More>
This two-day program (August 22 and 23) at the Clark Kerr Center focuses on the skills industry demands in order to be successful in entry-level positions and prepare participants for a leadership role in their professional career. The camp is free but a $100 deposit is required and will be returned upon completion. Go here to register. More>