Friday, April 3, 2015

Design Studio Workshop: Building a better Student Financial Aid and Billing experience, April 9, 5:30-8:30pm



Food will be provided, Chipotle. It would be great if you can join us!

Forward this message to a friend, and don’t forget to RSVP: email uxdesigner@berkeley.edu by Sunday April 5th (space is limited).



Paid Student Position: Social Media Coordinator - CET

The Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology is engaged in a wide range of dynamic new projects and investigations ranging from new course development to applied research projects. Work
​-​study students, interns, researchers, and visiting scholars contribute as part of CET’s extended team.
​ ​
CET is currently looking to fill a part
​-​time student position
​to support and grow our social media communication as well as support the editing of CET's communications and research.
​Required skills include professional experience working in and/or with social media platforms, experience managing successful social media campaigns, and strong writing and editing skills. Experience using constant contact is a plus. The salary is $15 per hour. Work-study eligibility is preferred.

Please contact
​Yeri Caesar (
ycaesark@berkeley.edu) with a statement of interest
​ and resume​.

Call for NOMA Student Travel Grants - Due May 8

The College of Environmental Design is now accepting applications for National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) STUDENT TRAVEL GRANTS for the 2015 NOMA Conference, October 15-17 in New Orleans, Louisiana. CED students can be awarded up to $600.

Applications are due via email to Kathleen Pera by the last day of instruction: May 8th, 4:00 PM.



LAUNCH: 17th Annual UC Berkeley Startup Competition: Public Finals & Awards Ceremony

This year’s LAUNCH is more than a competition, it’s an accelerator propelling top UC-affiliated startups to fundable. Fifteen teams ranging from SmartBod (smart vibrator) to Blowfish Health (asthma management device) have undergone a rigorous four-month curriculum to refine their customer segments, develop sales plans and define their metrics that matter.

Join us for the finals to:
· Meet and engage with all 15 teams at the pre-finals demo showcase
· See the Finalist teams pitch and receive feedback from top Silicon Valley VCs
· Watch them compete for $50,000 in prizes, including People’s Choice
· Network with past LAUNCH participants and entrepreneurs from UC Berkeley and beyond
· Get inspired by some of the Bay Area’s hottest startups

REGISTRATION:
CLICK HERE
or
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/launch-17th-annual-uc-berkeley-startup-competition-registration-16212201130

Career Center Now Recruiting Peer Advisors for 2015-16

*WORK STUDY ELIGIBLE STUDENTS ONLY*

The Career Center prepares undergraduates, graduate students, and alumni to make informed decisions about their futures by providing comprehensive resources, programs, and counseling on career development, internships, employment, and graduate school. The Peer Advisor position is an integral role in the success of our programs and services. Working directly with and supervised by a Career Counselor, Peer Advisors are trained to be extremely knowledgeable about Career Center services, and will assist students through providing daily customer service in the Career Center, one-to-one advising, and conducting workshops.

**Two peers will be assigned as ‘specialists’ in the pre-health careers field; additional training and resources will be provided to ensure expertise in this area to deliver programs and advising.**

To apply: You must submit your application (resume and essay) through Callisto. Search for Job #887796 or Career Center Peer Advisor in the key word field. A full description can be found there.

Applications due Wednesday, April 8, 2015.
For questions, contact Santina Pitcher at santina@berkeley.edu