Week 6

Monday May 5/3

Be You Week (Celebrating Our Individuality)

Mon 5/3 - Fri 5/7

A series of events, raffles, and cobranding geared towards No Diet Day. a different event will occur each day of week 6 (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday).

Student Health Education and Promotion

Black Bruin Healing Space

Mon 5/3 • 10:30AM - 11AM PDT

Participants are invited into a supportive community to experience trauma-informed & healing-centered practices for resilience, self-care, well-being, & insight. We will explore ourselves, learn culturally affirming tools for self-care, & find a...

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) CenterRISE Center

UCLA Financial Wellness International Students Coaching Hours

Mon 5/3 • 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

Conversation With Bruins From South America Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mon 5/3 • 2PM - 3PM PDT

Zoom

Our series featuring international alumni and students during the COVID-19 pandemic continues with our next conversation highlighting Bruins from South America. Hear firsthand accounts about how things are going in Argentina, Brazil and Colombia....

AlumniNetworksRegional Networks

Tuesday May 5/4

Be You Week (Celebrating Our Individuality)

Mon 5/3 - Fri 5/7

A series of events, raffles, and cobranding geared towards No Diet Day. a different event will occur each day of week 6 (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday).

Student Health Education and Promotion

A Global Destination for Art: Glenn Kaino

Tue 5/4 • 11AM - 12PM PDT

Renowned Japanese American multimedia artist Glenn Kaino creates works that often function as poetic contradictions, aiming to reconcile conflicting ideologies, opposing systems, and strict dichotomies. Kaino’s most recent work responds to the...

Fowler Museum

Krav Maga

Tue 5/4 • 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 5/4 • 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

Compassionate and Community Care for Bruin Parents

Tue 5/4 • 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

Bruins and Big Data: Inside Careers in Data Science for North Campus Majors

Tue 5/4 • 4PM - 5PM PDT

Digital Event

Do you ever wonder how things became so efficient in society? Come learn about how your North Campus major and skills can be used in the growing field of big data.

Career Center

Mastering Virtual Persuasive Presentations: Get Your Audience to Zoom in Instead of Zone Out

Tue 5/4 • 5PM - 7PM PDT

Let’s face it, today’s remarkable technology lets us communicate far more quickly and frequently than ever before with clients, colleagues and friends. It also creates more competition for attention with people working at home and across multiple...

AlumniCareer

Kickboxing

Tue 5/4 • 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 5/4 • 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

ASC Executive Board Meeting

Tue 5/4 • 7PM - 8PM PDT

Virtual

Weekly Executive Board Meeting

AlumniStudents

Self Care & Share: An International Bruin Support Space

Tue 5/4 • 8PM - 9PM PDT

Online

Join the Dashew Center and the UCLA RISE Center for a workshop and dialogue meant to support International Bruins. Participate in an active discussion about wellness, stress, and your own experiences through online learning. We will also provide a...

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars

Conversation With 2020 Nobel Prize Winner UCLA Professor Andrea Ghez

Tue 5/4 • 8PM - 9PM PDT

Zoom

Join the UCLA Alumni Hawaii Network for a talk with 2020 Nobel Laureate Andrea Ghez, Lauren B. Leichtman and Arthur E. Levine Chair in Astrophysics, and Director of UCLA Galactic Center Group. Through the capture and analysis of twenty years of...

AlumniNetworksRegional Networks

Wednesday May 5/5

Be You Week (Celebrating Our Individuality)

Mon 5/3 - Fri 5/7

A series of events, raffles, and cobranding geared towards No Diet Day. a different event will occur each day of week 6 (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday).

Student Health Education and Promotion

Grads and Grinds

Wed 5/5 • 10AM - 11:30AM PDT

Grab your favorite coffee or tea and join us for a casual coffee hour where you can meet and chat with LGBTQ+ grad & professional students from departments across UCLA! Hosted by LGBTQ Campus Resource Center grad interns, and cosponsored by the...

LGBTQ Campus Resource Center

Las Donas Speaker Event

Wed 5/5 • 10:30AM - 12PM PDT

Professor Emerita Margaret Kivelson is an American space physicist, planetary scientist and a pioneer woman of science in her field. Her primary research focuses on the magnetospheres of Earth, Jupiter and Saturn and the moons of Jupiter. For over...

AlumniAffinity ProgramsNetworks

Wellness Wednesday

Wed 5/5 • 11AM - 11:30AM 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

Kali

Wed 5/5 • 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

Teaching Kitchen: The Plant-Based Life

Wed 5/5 • 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

Guided Meditation Series

Wed 5/5 • 12:30PM PDT

Virtual

Take a few moments to enjoy much-needed relaxation, and join Michal Rinkevich, MBA ’14, for 25-minute guided meditation sessions! Sessions take place on the first Wednesday of every month between 12-12:30pm PST and can be accessed via WebEx or...

AlumniNetworksRegional Networks

Research Fellows Spring Meeting #3

Wed 5/5 • 4PM - 5PM PDT

Research Fellows will convene to discuss research progress and professional development topics.

AlumniCareer

Boxing

Wed 5/5 • 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

Pre-Business/Pre-Law Workshop

Wed 5/5 • 6PM - 7PM PDT

Zoom

Are you Pre-Business or Pre-Law? Interested in pursuing an MBA program or law school? The Alumni Relations Committee will be hosting a Pre-Business/Pre-Law Pre-Professional Workshop on Wednesday, May 5th from 6pm-8pm. This event is open to all...

AlumniNetworksParent and Family Association - SAPFE

Kickboxing

Wed 5/5 • 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 5/5 • 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: Trivia & Games

Wed 5/5 • 8PM - 10PM PDT

Digital Event

Join us for a fun filled night of UCLA trivia and games, such as scavenger hunts, scattergories and more! This is a great opportunity to make new friends while engaging in some friendly competition!

Associated Students UCLAStudent Union

Thursday May 5/6

Be You Week (Celebrating Our Individuality)

Mon 5/3 - Fri 5/7

A series of events, raffles, and cobranding geared towards No Diet Day. a different event will occur each day of week 6 (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday).

Student Health Education and Promotion

Art + Politics: Asian American Artivists in the Movement for Social Justice

Thu 5/6 • 9:30AM - 10:45AM PDT

Digital Event

Two generations of artist-activists/ "artivists" will talk about their role as artists who were active in the grassroots social movements of Asian American communities from the 1960's to today. This program connects two filmmakers and two...

Institute of American Cultures

Bruin Self-Defense

Thu 5/6 • 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 Self-Defense

Thu 5/6 • 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

Internships 101: Make the Most of Your Internship

Thu 5/6 • 12PM - 1PM PDT

Digital Event

This event is for you if you've already had an internship, you're currently interning, you have an internship coming up, you're looking for an internship, or you're internship-curious! No matter where you are on your career journey, let's make sure...

Career Center

Teaching Kitchen: Culinary Bootcamp

Thu 5/6 • 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 5/6 • 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

Presentation Strategies and Tools Workshop

Thu 5/6 • 1PM - 2:30PM PDT

Zoom

This workshop will examine a variety of strategies, tools, and design tips to create engaging and compelling presentations designed to better connect you with your audience. This workshop will be offered via Zoom. If you're registered, you'll...

Library

Developing Your Research Plan Workshop

Thu 5/6 • 4PM - 4:50PM PDT

Zoom

Keep your stress levels down while pursuing your research interest! You'll learn how to create a timeline for your project and manage challenges while staying on track toward your goal.

Library

Virtual Screening Room: Frankly Jazz: Three Preserved Episodes

Thu 5/6 • 4PM - 5:30PM PDT

Streaming Online

Frankly Jazz: Three Preserved Episodes Premiering on Los Angeles’ KTLA Channel 5 in 1962, the short-lived local television series Frankly Jazz offered viewers powerhouse live performances by some of the best West Coast jazz musicians of the day....

Library

Open Session Student Allyship Training

Thu 5/6 • 4PM - 6PM PDT

Digital Event

The LGBTQ Ally Program is a two-hour program designed to help participants learn: + LGBTQ terminology and the importance of continued post-training education + How to recognize stereotypes, privileges, and intersectional identities + Effective...

LGBTQ Campus Resource Center

Boxing

Thu 5/6 • 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

Coffee & Careers: Chat with a Human Resources Professional

Thu 5/6 • 5PM - 5:45PM PDT

Digital Event

Join the Career Peers as they chat with UCLA Alumni. Learn about a day in the life of a Human Resources Professional in our Coffee & Careers series, and experience what it is like to conduct an informational interview!

Career Center

IartUCLA Virtual Gallery Opening

Thu 5/6 • 5PM - 6PM PDT

Zoom

Join the Fowler Museum, ResLife Arts Engagement, Hammer Museum, CAP UCLA, and VAPAE for a grand opening of the spring quarter virtual gallery featuring creative works from the UCLA community.

Residential Life

Sharpe Fellows Spring Business Meeting

Thu 5/6 • 5PM PDT

Online

Sharpe Fellows will convene for their Spring Quarter Business Meeting. Various topics of leadership will be discussed/presented. This will also be an end of year event, congratulating the current class on their internship placements and celebrating...

AlumniCareerStudents

Chicago and Silicon Beach Bruins Trivia Night

Thu 5/6 • 5:30PM - 6:30PM PDT

Zoom

Question: What’s a great way to spend an evening at home? Answer: An online trivia game night with Chicago and Silicon Beach Bruins! Network with Bruins from L.A. and Chicago while testing your knowledge about UCLA, fun facts and more. Game format...

AlumniNetworks

MMA

Thu 5/6 • 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 Sexual Reprise

Thu 5/6 • 6PM - 7PM PDT

Digital Event

week 6-- queer sex

Student Health Education and Promotion

Friday May 5/7

Be You Week (Celebrating Our Individuality)

Mon 5/3 - Fri 5/7

A series of events, raffles, and cobranding geared towards No Diet Day. a different event will occur each day of week 6 (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday).

Student Health Education and Promotion

Plotting and Programming in Python-2 Workshop

Fri 5/7 • 9AM - 12:30PM PDT

Zoom

Continued Introduction to basic Python following Plotting and Programming in Python - 1. We will continue to learn Python in the context of data science, including: Describe the different data types in Python Execute Python code and documentation...

Library

Internment and Destruction: Concentration Camps During the Armenian Genocide

Fri 5/7 • 11AM - 1PM PDT

Zoom

The Promise Armenian Institute at UCLA presents “Internment and Destruction: Concentration Camps During the Armenian Genocide” by Dr. Khatchig Mouradian. This lecture is co-sponsored by the UCLA Richard Hovannisian Endowed Chair in Modern Armenian...

AlumniArts and Education

Screening of 140 LBS with Susan Lieu

Fri 5/7 • 4PM PDT

Zoom

“140 LBS: How Beauty Killed My Mother” is a theatrical solo performance written and performed by Susan Lieu, a first-generation American born to Vietnamese refugees. “140 LBS” is the true story of how Susan’s mother went in for plastic surgery and...

Institute of American Cultures