Week 5

Monday April 4/26

Bay Area Bruins 5-Day Meditation Challenge

Mon 4/26 • 12AM - Tue 4/27 • 12AM PDT

Zoom

Join our meditation challenge, where you can practice scientifically-proven techniques to reduce stress and bring a sense of calm to your day, even in challenging times. To join the challenge, RSVP by 12pm PST on Friday, April 23. Once registered,...

AlumniNetworks

UCLA Financial Wellness International Students Coaching Hours

Mon 4/26 • 1PM - 3PM PDT

Zoom

Need help budgeting? Do you have questions on credit, eligible loans, investing opportunities, or your financial health? Come speak with a financial wellness coach! Appointments are encouraged, but drop-ins are also welcome! Mondays from 1pm-3pm PST...

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars

Transitioning from Student to Professional

Mon 4/26 • 3:30PM - 4:30PM PDT

Digital Event

Are you a student preparing for the next step after graduation? Look no further! This workshop will focus on where to look for summer internships and entry level full-time jobs, what types of internships and jobs to look for, information on post...

Career Center

GRE Strategy Session-Princeton Review

Mon 4/26 • 4PM - 5:30PM PDT

Digital Event

In this workshop, Princeton Review staff will provide information about the GRE test (structure, content, length, etc.). Attendees will also receive practical tips/suggestions on how to prepare for the GRE. This workshop is sponsored by Princeton...

Career Center

Med Mentor Monday: The Great Comeback: Reapplying to Medical School

Mon 4/26 • 7PM - 8PM PDT

Digital Event

Current medical students at DGSOM will share advice for making a great comeback when reapplying to medical school. Tune in to learn how to make your application even stronger the second time around!

Career Center

Tuesday April 4/27

Bay Area Bruins 5-Day Meditation Challenge

Tue 4/27 • 12AM - Wed 4/28 • 12AM PDT

Zoom

Join our meditation challenge, where you can practice scientifically-proven techniques to reduce stress and bring a sense of calm to your day, even in challenging times. To join the challenge, RSVP by 12pm PST on Friday, April 23. Once registered,...

AlumniNetworks

Bruin Professionals Encino Chapter Meeting

Tue 4/27 • 7:30AM - 9AM PDT

Zoom

How Has Your Business Been Affected by Covid19? Join BP Encino as we explore Covid-era changes, hardships, triumphs, and share advice from our own industries and businesses in an open discussion. Please come prepared to discuss the following: ...

AlumniCareerNetworks

UC Hire Fair

Tue 4/27 • 10AM - 4PM PDT

Online

Looking for your next career opportunity? Join us online for our next hire UC Virtual Alumni Career Fair. Participating companies will host group information sessions on 4/28 and candidates will sign up for 1:1 video interviews with company...

AlumniNetworks

Krav Maga

Tue 4/27 • 11AM - 12PM PDT

Zoom

This class will address useful self defense techniques and striking and will be taught using a combination of demos and live coaching. There will also be time for discussion on everything from the history of Krav Maga to awareness and more. ...

RecreationInstructional Classes

Teaching Kitchen: Around the World

Tue 4/27 • 12PM - 1PM PDT

Zoom

Cooking and Baking workshop focusing on a traditional recipes from different cuisines around the world. Learn pastries from France, noodle dishes from Japan, and many other authentic dishes from various cultures. Register on the UCLA Teaching...

RecreationFitwell

Asian Americans Flipping the Vote! A Conversation with Georgia Activists

Tue 4/27 • 12PM - 1:30PM PDT

Digital Event

The Atlanta metropolitan area is the largest new major emerging immigrant gateway in the U.S. What is the capacity of American South to adapt to the diversity of immigrant and refugee groups from all around the world? How does Southern hospitality...

Institute of American Cultures

Compassionate and Community Care for Bruin Parents

Tue 4/27 • 1PM - 2PM PDT

Are you finding it challenging to work from home and parent during a global pandemic? Is this taking a toll on your mental health and overall well-being? Just a note to say: you are not alone. If it feels supportive, we would love to hold space for...

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) CenterRISE Center

Adulting 101 Workshop: Free Los Angeles Public Library Resources

Tue 4/27 • 2PM - 3PM PDT

Zoom

An introduction to free resources at LAPL, including e-books, magazines and newspapers, and online tutorials. This workshop will be offered via Zoom. If you're registered, you'll receive the Zoom invitation information the day before the...

Library

Body Liberation Series Documentary Screening: Fattitude

Tue 4/27 • 3PM - 5PM PDT

Fattitudeis a radical documentary about fat shaming, a phenomena that results in cultural bias and a civil rights issue for people living in fat bodies. The film propagates a social movement and call for action against fat discrimination. Short...

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) CenterRISE Center

DISRUPT the Fowler: Eric Hu

Tue 4/27 • 4PM - 5PM PDT

Eric Hu is a DISRUPTOR in the fields of branding, graphic design, and typography. Inspired by the diverse aesthetic influences offered by the City of Los Angeles, he has built an international reputation for pairing maximalist image-making with...

Fowler Museum

Inside Careers in Mathematics

Tue 4/27 • 4PM - 5:30PM PDT

Digital Event

Collaboration with Mathematics Department

Career Center

Kickboxing

Tue 4/27 • 5:30PM - 6:30PM PDT

Zoom

Using conditioning drills from Muay Thai, Savate and Western Kickboxing students will improve their coordination, flexibility and conditioning while learning how to kickbox! Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

Muay Thai

Tue 4/27 • 6:30PM - 7:30PM PDT

Zoom

Muay Thai is a practical, combative martial art form of kickboxing that allows hand, elbow, knee, and kick strikes to the head, body and legs. Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

Alumni Scholars Club Executive Board Meeting

Tue 4/27 • 7PM - 8PM PDT

Virtual

Weekly Executive Board Meeting

AlumniStudents

Wednesday April 4/28

Bay Area Bruins 5-Day Meditation Challenge

Wed 4/28 • 12AM - Thu 4/29 • 12AM PDT

Zoom

Join our meditation challenge, where you can practice scientifically-proven techniques to reduce stress and bring a sense of calm to your day, even in challenging times. To join the challenge, RSVP by 12pm PST on Friday, April 23. Once registered,...

AlumniNetworks

Thinking Gender 2021: "Care, Mutual Aid, and Reproductive Labor in a Time of Crisis"

Wed 4/28 • 8AM - Fri 4/30 • 5PM PDT

Zoom

Join the UCLA Center for the Study of Women for a special Thinking Gender 2021 webinar featuring keynote presentations and a conversation with Dean Spade and Melanie Yazzie on the subject of mutual aid and abolitionist politics of care. Thinking...

Institute of American Cultures

UC Hire Fair

Wed 4/28 • 10AM - 4PM PDT

Online

Looking for your next career opportunity? Join us online for our next hire UC Virtual Alumni Career Fair. Participating companies will host group information sessions on 4/28 and candidates will sign up for 1:1 video interviews with company...

AlumniNetworks

Kali

Wed 4/28 • 11AM - 12PM PDT

Zoom

Best known for its stick fighting, Filipino Martial Arts encompass both armed and unarmed fighting methods that are historically and conceptually rooted in the use of edged weapons. Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

Bruin Professionals Silicon Beach Chapter Meeting

Wed 4/28 • 11:30AM - 1PM PDT

Zoom

Join us for our Silicon Beach Meeting!

AlumniCareerNetworks

Self-Sponsored Green Cards: Accomplishing in the National Interest

Wed 4/28 • 12PM - 1PM PDT

Online

Join the UCLA Dashew Center and UCLA Student Legal Services with special guest speaker Cliff Rosenthal, Esq. for this workshop on Wednesday, April 28th at 12 PM PT. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A. No need to register. Click here...

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars

Teaching Kitchen: The Plant-Based Life

Wed 4/28 • 12PM - 1PM PDT

Zoom

Cooking Workshop focusing on vegan and vegetarian cuisine. Learn delicious, healthy, affordable recipes that are good for the planet AND our bodies. Register for this series on our online store.

RecreationFitwell

Wellness Wednesday

Wed 4/28 • 1PM - 1:30PM PDT

We invite you to rejuvenate with RISE every Wednesday! Each week we will dive into different dimensions of wellness providing you with self-care strategies that can be implemented in your own day to day lives.

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) CenterRISE Center

Body Liberation Series Documentary Screening: Fattitude

Wed 4/28 • 3PM - 5:30PM PDT

Fattitudeis a radical documentary about fat shaming, a phenomena that results in cultural bias and a civil rights issue for people living in fat bodies. The film propagates a social movement and call for action against fat discrimination. Short...

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) CenterRISE Center

Engineer Your Career Series - Acing the Interview

Wed 4/28 • 4PM - 4:45PM PDT

Digital Event

The UCLA Career Center, in collaboration with the Engineering Society at UCLA (ESUC), is pleased to kick off our inaugural Engineer Your Career Series (Wednesdays at 4-4:45pm PST, dates below). This series aims to encourage UCLA students to utilize...

Career Center

Bruin Professionals Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Event

Wed 4/28 • 5PM - 6PM PDT

Zoom

Virtual Panel Discussion: Minority Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship in a Post-Covid World You’re invited to Bruin Professionals’ first ever Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion event. Join us to learn tips and tricks for becoming a successful...

AlumniCareerNetworks

Boxing

Wed 4/28 • 5:30PM - 6:30PM PDT

Zoom

This class will introduce you to the basic techniques used in the ancient Olympic sport as well as other forms of boxing, It will get you in great condition, improve your jabs, crosses, hooks and footwork. Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

STEM Networking Night

Wed 4/28 • 6PM - 8PM PDT

STEM Networking Night gives students the opportunity to connect with alumni who graduated with their STEM degrees and are currently working in STEM industries.

AlumniCareerStudents

Bottle Shock for Bruins – Blind Wine Tasting

Wed 4/28 • 6:30PM - 7:30PM PDT

Zoom

Looking to bump up your knowledge of wine, and learn about varietals and styles in a fun setting? Blind tasting isn’t just for professional sommeliers. It’s an excellent way to focus your palate and fine-tune your approach to tasting wine. Join John...

AlumniFood and CultureNetworksRegional Networks

Kickboxing

Wed 4/28 • 6:35PM - 7:35PM PDT

Zoom

Using conditioning drills from Muay Thai, Savate and Western Kickboxing students will improve their coordination, flexibility and conditioning while learning how to kickbox! Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

Bruin Self-Defense

Wed 4/28 • 7:45PM - 8:45PM PDT

Zoom

The Bruin Self Defense Program is designed to keep students safe while studying at UCLA. Each week the instructor will cover numerous basic self defense techniques and also specific self defense topics. Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

Bruin Nights: Escape Zoom

Wed 4/28 • 8PM - 10PM PDT

Digital Event

Calling all Bruin Detectives, we need you on the case! Think you can solve the murder mystery? Come join your fellow Bruins and help crack the case!

Associated Students UCLAStudent Union

Thursday April 4/29

Bay Area Bruins 5-Day Meditation Challenge

Thu 4/29 • 12AM - Fri 4/30 • 12AM PDT

Zoom

Join our meditation challenge, where you can practice scientifically-proven techniques to reduce stress and bring a sense of calm to your day, even in challenging times. To join the challenge, RSVP by 12pm PST on Friday, April 23. Once registered,...

AlumniNetworks

UC Hire Fair

Thu 4/29 • 10AM - 4PM PDT

Online

Looking for your next career opportunity? Join us online for our next hire UC Virtual Alumni Career Fair. Participating companies will host group information sessions on 4/28 and candidates will sign up for 1:1 video interviews with company...

AlumniNetworks

Bruin Self-Defense

Thu 4/29 • 11AM - 12PM PDT

Zoom

The Bruin Self Defense Program is designed to keep students safe while studying at UCLA. Each week the instructor will cover numerous basic self defense techniques and also specific self defense topics. Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

Bruin Professionals Real Estate Affinity Group Event

Thu 4/29 • 11:30AM - 12:30PM PDT

Zoom

BP/REAG Zoom Session, April 29th – Real Estate Tax Strategies Bruin Professionals and the Real Estate Alumni Group are teaming up to help you with real estate tax planning. Do you feel you didn’t pay enough 2020 taxes? Alternately, did you file a...

AlumniCareerNetworks

Bruin Self-Defense

Thu 4/29 • 12PM - 1PM PDT

Zoom

The Bruin Self Defense Program is designed to keep students safe while studying at UCLA. Each week the instructor will cover numerous basic self defense techniques and also specific self defense topics. Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

Teaching Kitchen: Culinary Bootcamp

Thu 4/29 • 12PM - 1PM PDT

Zoom

Cooking workshop focusing on basic skills and fundamental techniques that lend themselves towards easy, healthy weeknight meals. Register on the UCLA Teaching Kitchen...

RecreationFitwell

Virtual English Language Circle

Thu 4/29 • 12PM - 2PM PDT

Zoom

Looking for a safe and supportive space to practice your English conversation skills? English Language Circle is an opportunity to practice your English with other language learners. The circle is led by a native English speaker, who will help you...

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars

Career Hotspots: Peace Corps presents "Inside The Peace Corps"

Thu 4/29 • 1PM - 2PM PDT

Digital Event

Join us and learn all about this international organization and gain inside knowledge from former volunteers. Learn about their efforts since the "pandemic" and how they have adjusted their program to accommodate the "New Normal". You won't want to...

Career Center

Career Hotspots: Peace Corps presents “Inside The Peace Corps”

Thu 4/29 • 1PM - 2PM PDT

Online

Join us and learn all about this international organization and gain inside knowledge from former volunteers. Learn about their efforts since the “pandemic” and how they have adjusted their program to accommodate the “New Normal”. You won’t want to...

AlumniCareerStudents

Inside Careers in Teaching

Thu 4/29 • 3PM - 4:30PM PDT

Digital Event

Thinking about pursuing a teaching career for K-12? Unsure of what teaching pathways to take and what credentials/programs to pursue? Attend this program to hear the journey of numerous teachers and tips/advice for students interested in teaching...

Career Center

Writing a Literature Review Workshop

Thu 4/29 • 4PM - 4:45PM PDT

Zoom

Learn how to organize your research into a coherent and compelling literature review at this free virtual workshop.

Library

Body Liberation Series: Empowering Yourself Against the Pressures of Concern Trolls

Thu 4/29 • 4PM - 5PM PDT

When one exists in a larger or different body, we may be confronted with "concern trolls", internet trolls specifically targeting weight and health to shame a person into silence/ conforming. In this presentation, join Guru Khalsa, LMFT and Tresla...

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) CenterRISE Center

Virtual Screening Room: Split: Portrait of a Drag Queen

Thu 4/29 • 4PM - 5:30PM PDT

Streaming Online

Self-described “transgender performer” International Chrysis made her screen debut in Frank Simon’s documentary The Queen (1968) as one of dozens of contestants in the All-American Camp Beauty Pageant. Years later she appeared briefly in Sidney...

Library

Boxing

Thu 4/29 • 4:30PM - 5:30PM PDT

Zoom

This class will introduce you to the basic techniques used in the ancient Olympic sport as well as other forms of boxing, It will get you in great condition, improve your jabs, crosses, hooks and footwork. Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

Global Cuisine Cooking Lesson: Chifa LA

Thu 4/29 • 5PM - 6PM PDT

LA is buzzing about Chifa LA, the hip new Peruvian/Chinese/Taiwainese restaurant in Eagle Rock with lots of flair. An intergenerational family affair, it goes back to the original Chifa: a Cantonese restaurant run by the matriarch in Lima, Peru, in...

Fowler Museum

The Med School Application Process: 2021 Cycle

Thu 4/29 • 5PM - 6PM PDT

Digital Event

Are you thinking about applying to medical school now? If yes, this workshop is for you! Students will learn about important dates, building a competitive applicant profile through a well-written PS and strong letters of recommendations. The webinar...

Career Center

Alumni Town Hall with Anna Spain Bradley

Thu 4/29 • 5PM PDT

Zoom

At this month’s Alumni Town Hall, D’Artagnan Scorza will interview Anna Spain Bradley, Professor of Law and the Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at UCLA.

AlumniNetworks

The Power of Make-up and Healing for Survivors of Trauma

Thu 4/29 • 5:30PM - 7PM PDT

Online, Zoom meeting

Date & Time: Thurs. April 29th 5:30-7:00pm Make-up is more than a confidence builder; but also is a tool of expression and independence, especially for those with intersecting and embodied identities shaped by complex and fluid experiences. In...

LGBTQ Campus Resource Center

MMA

Thu 4/29 • 5:45PM - 6:45PM PDT

Zoom

The UCLA MMA class is a hybrid class that incorporates fast-paced conditioning drills with technical martial arts skills. Students will learn techniques from Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, Jeet Kune Do, and Savate. Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

The Social Media Predicament

Thu 4/29 • 7PM PDT

Zoom

This is a program I just did that took place during week 9 of winter quarter. Since it had over 10 people show up, I would like to do it again but with another PHEI, so that way it will be more manageable during the workshop. The premise of this...

Student Health Education and Promotion

Friday April 4/30

Bay Area Bruins 5-Day Meditation Challenge

Fri 4/30 • 12AM - Sat 5/1 • 12AM PDT

Zoom

Join our meditation challenge, where you can practice scientifically-proven techniques to reduce stress and bring a sense of calm to your day, even in challenging times. To join the challenge, RSVP by 12pm PST on Friday, April 23. Once registered,...

AlumniNetworks

2021 Economics Pre-College Summer Institute – Peer Learning Facilitator Application

Fri 4/30 • 6AM PDT

Online

We are hiring Peer Learning Facilitators (PLFs) for this summer! PLFs will staff the UCLA Economics Pre-College Summer Institute, which will run from June 21 – August 6. This institute is designed to help high school students explore career options...

AlumniStudents

21st-Century Pianism: Retrospection, New Directions, and Interpretative Communities

Fri 4/30 • 9AM - 11:30AM PDT

Zoom

With ever-greater frequency, dedicated listeners, artists, pedagogues, and scholars tend to remark that contemporary performances of the core classical repertory sound remarkably alike in both live and recorded contexts. Considering the possibility...

Library

Plotting and Programming in Python-1 Workshop

Fri 4/30 • 9AM - 12:30PM PDT

Zoom

Introduction to basic Python syntax, data structures and data science tools. After this workshop learners will be able to: Understand the basics of Python 3 Describe the different data types in Python Execute Python code and documentation in the...

Library

Change Makers Summit: Racial Equity at Work (Day 1)

Fri 4/30 • 10AM - 12AM PDT

2020 catalyzed a global conversation on anti-racism. Bruins, being positively different and passionately optimistic, have been, and will continue to be leaders on issues of diversity, equity and inclusion. Bruins have applied their world-class...

AlumniDiversity ProgramsNetworks

Arts Activism Workshop

Fri 4/30 • 12PM - 1PM PDT

Instagram

Participate in ResLife Arts Engagement Arts Activism series! In this video tutorial, you will learn how to prevent burnout in your activism. Stay tuned for the release of the video on the iartucla IGTV channel

Residential Life

Teaching Kitchen: Microwave Gourmet

Fri 4/30 • 12PM - 1PM PDT

Instagram

2-3 easy recipes per week made in the microwave and/or cold items that can be made with basic tools (knife, cutting board, bowl)

RecreationFitwell

Know Thyself Personality and Values

Fri 4/30 • 12PM - 1:30PM PDT

Digital Event

Join this workshop for an in-depth look at personality assessment and work values to help clarify a career pathway.

Career Center

GRE Practice Test (FREE/ONLINE) - Princeton Review

Fri 4/30 • 12PM - 4PM PDT

Digital Event

Students can take a FREE/ONLINE GRE practice test through Princeton Review. More information will be provided closer to the test date.

Career Center

Meet the Author: Chris Stark, Carnival Lights

Fri 4/30 • 4PM PDT

Digital Event

Join us on Friday, April 30th at 4pm PST in honor of the forthcoming publication of Chris Stark's new novel about missing and murdered indigenous relations. In addition to a reading by author, the event features commentary by indigenous author...

Institute of American Cultures

Saturday May 5/1

Miles for Memorial Day

Sat 5/1 - Mon 5/31

To honor the veterans who sacrificed their lives serving our country, take part in the Miles for Memorial Day Challenge! Register by May 7, 2021 to receive your FREE Miles for Memorial Day t-shirt and join the challenge to walk, run, swim, roll,...

Veteran Resource Center

Bay Area Bruins Planning Meeting

Sat 5/1 • 8:30AM PDT

Zoom

Are you interested in getting involved or helping us plan upcoming events and alumni opportunities? Join us for “Coffee Talk” before our next planning meeting so we can get to know you a bit. And, you’re welcome to stay for more of the meeting...

AlumniNetworksRegional Networks

Change Makers Summit: Racial Equity at Work (Day 2)

Sat 5/1 • 10AM PDT

2020 catalyzed a global conversation on anti-racism. Bruins, being positively different and passionately optimistic, have been, and will continue to be leaders on issues of diversity, equity and inclusion. Bruins have applied their world-class...

AlumniDiversity ProgramsNetworks

Bruin Self-Defense

Sat 5/1 • 11AM - 12PM PDT

Zoom

The Bruin Self Defense Program is designed to keep students safe while studying at UCLA. Each week the instructor will cover numerous basic self defense techniques and also specific self defense topics. Register on the UCLA Recreation...

RecreationInstructional Classes

Sunday May 5/2

Miles for Memorial Day

Sat 5/1 - Mon 5/31

To honor the veterans who sacrificed their lives serving our country, take part in the Miles for Memorial Day Challenge! Register by May 7, 2021 to receive your FREE Miles for Memorial Day t-shirt and join the challenge to walk, run, swim, roll,...

Veteran Resource Center

DEADLINE - 2021-2022 Global Siblings Application

Sun 5/2 • 12AM - 11:30PM PDT

Online

Applications for 2021-2022 Global Siblings Coordinators are now OPEN! The deadline to apply is Sunday, May 2nd, 2021. Global Siblings Coordinators are student leaders who are selected based on their application as well as an interview process. They...

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars

Alumni Scholarship Volunteer Reader Registration

Sun 5/2 • 8AM - 12PM PDT

Virtual

Volunteer to read transfer scholarship applications from newly admitted students, all from the comfort of your own home. Reading will take place over two-days– April 17-18, and reading will allow you to participate in the selection process by...

AlumniStudents

American Indian Alumni of UCLA Annual Meeting

Sun 5/2 • 1PM - 12AM PDT

Online

Participate in the American Indian Alumni of UCLA annual meeting as we reveal our scholarship recipients, check in with the AI community and share about upcoming events and initiatives.

AlumniDiversity ProgramsNetworks

Deadline - 2021-2022 International Student Ambassador Application

Sun 5/2 • 11:30PM - 12AM PDT

Online

The International Student Ambassador Program is looking for undergraduate and graduate student leaders to represent their countries/regions for the 2021-2022 academic year! Applications open Monday, March 29th and close Sunday, May 2nd at 11:59 PM...

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars