Week 7

Monday May 5/10

To Get Lit or NOT to Get Lit

Mon 5/10 • 12AM PDT

Instagram

I did an active version of this program with both alcohol and cannabis in the fall, so I wanted to try a more passive approach to it, as all my programs have been active. It will be a series of social media posts talking about substance abuse and...

Student Health Education and Promotion

UCLA Financial Wellness International Students Coaching Hours

Mon 5/10 • 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

Tuesday May 5/11

Krav Maga

Tue 5/11 • 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 5/11 • 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

The Brave New(ish) World of Travel

Tue 5/11 • 2PM - 3PM PDT

Zoom

With the world slowly beginning to return to normal after the pandemic, many of us are looking forward to traveling again. But there are plenty of new questions to consider before booking that next trip: Do I need to have a COVID vaccine to...

AlumniAffinity ProgramsNetworks

Hidden Gems in Healthcare: Careers in Nutrition

Tue 5/11 • 4PM - 5PM PDT

Digital Event

In this program, students will have the opportunity to explore careers related to nutrition; learn about the application process and requirements of related grad programs and network with accomplished professionals from the above-mentioned fields.

Career Center

Art in Activism: Empower, Collaborate, Create

Tue 5/11 • 5PM - 6PM PDT

Digital Event

In collaboration with Artistic Activism Coalition at UCLA, join us to learn the fundamentals of design skills, connect with others, and create art for social change. RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/ArtInActivism

Residential Life

Kickboxing

Tue 5/11 • 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 5/11 • 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

Bay Cities Bruins Go Global – Travel Mixer Online

Tue 5/11 • 6:30PM - 7:30PM PDT

Zoom

What’s a Bruin with wanderlust to do during the pandemic? Join Bay Cities Bruins for our travel mixer online when we go global from the comfort of your couch. Guests are encouraged to bring a travel photo and story to share. We’ll have...

AlumniNetworksRecent GradsRegional Networks

ASC Executive Board Meeting

Tue 5/11 • 7PM - 8PM PDT

Virtual

Weekly Executive Board Meeting

AlumniStudents

Wednesday May 5/12

2021 Transfer Pride Admit Weekend – Virtual Experience

Wed 5/12 • 12AM - Thu 5/13 • 12AM PDT

Help Recruit LGBTQ+ Admitted Transfer Students by Sharing your UCLA Experience Co-hosted by UCLA LGBT Campus Resource Center, Queer Alliance and Lambda Alumni Association, you are invited to student-alumni events at Transfer Pride Admit Weekend...

AlumniDiversity ProgramsNetworks

Kali

Wed 5/12 • 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 5/12 • 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 5/12 • 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

Following Shadows: Common Experience Art Activity

Wed 5/12 • 5PM - 6PM PDT

Zoom

Join ResLife Arts Engagement and First Year Experience for a special art making program in conjunction with BoJack Horseman. Learn about the shadow self as seen in the series and create an artwork that will contribute to your wellness and creativity.

Residential Life

Boxing

Wed 5/12 • 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

Kickboxing

Wed 5/12 • 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 5/12 • 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: Bingo!

Wed 5/12 • 8PM - 10PM PDT

Digital Event

Come play Bruin Bingo with you fellow Bruins and try your hand at winning some of our awesome prizes!

Associated Students UCLAStudent Union

Thursday May 5/13

Bruin Self-Defense

Thu 5/13 • 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 5/13 • 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 5/13 • 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 5/13 • 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

Exploring Digital Archives with DEVONthink, Tinderbox, and Zotero Workshop

Thu 5/13 • 1PM - 2:30PM PDT

Zoom

his workshop will explore working with digital archives using DEVONthink, a powerful document and information management tool that allows you to collect, organize, edit, and annotate documents of any kind. Tinderbox, a sophisticated notetaking...

Library

Résumé Writing for Career Changers with Kimberly Cook M.P.H. ’15

Thu 5/13 • 1PM - 2PM PDT

Zoom

The record-breaking job losses brought on by the pandemic displaced many workers. While some job losses have been regained, the economy still has 9.5 million fewer jobs than before the pandemic causing many to pivot and consider a career change. ...

AlumniCareerNetworks

Boxing

Thu 5/13 • 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

Alumni Town Hall

Thu 5/13 • 5PM PDT

Virtual

As people continue to get the vaccine and we can finally see the light at the end of this tunnel, we’re wondering what a post-COVID recovery world will look like. Join us for this panel discussion to learn about what our world could look like. RSVP...

AlumniNetworks

MMA

Thu 5/13 • 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

BLIS Investment Series Technical Analysis

Thu 5/13 • 7PM - 8PM PDT

Zoom

Join us for our investment series event where we will go over the fundamentals of technical analysis for equities and currencies. This event is open for beginners and non-BLIS members. We will also have a buy-side analyst guest speaker to discuss...

Business Law and Investing Society

Friday May 5/14

Methods in Music Performance Studies

Fri 5/14 • 9AM - 11:30AM PDT

Zoom

What is music performance studies and why does it matter? With multiple ideas of what it is and what it does, music performance studies, like other rising academic fields, faces challenges in establishing clear stakes and research objectives. To...

Library

Introduction to R-Part 1 Workshop

Fri 5/14 • 9AM - 12:30PM PDT

Zoom

Introduction to the basic R programming language syntax, data structures, and data science tools. After this workshop, learners will be able to: Download, install and use RStudio Understand the basic R syntax How to read in and use data in R Basic...

Library

Shedding Light and Breaking Boundaries: Pilipinx Research for Community Transformation

Fri 5/14 • 11:30AM - 3PM PDT

Zoom

Thank you for your interest in joining the UCLA Pilipino Alumni Association (PAA) and Pilipino American Graduate Student Association (PAGaSA) for networking with P/Filipino/a/x researchers and learning about their work at our Pilipinx Student...

AlumniDiversity ProgramsNetworks

Teaching Kitchen: Ask the Chef

Fri 5/14 • 12PM - 1PM PDT

Instagram

1 hour sessions on Instagram discussing specific topics each week with various guest co-hosts who are experts in their field.

RecreationFitwell

Teaching Kitchen: Microwave Gourmet

Fri 5/14 • 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

Deadline: Call for Entries for Envelope - Dashew's Art & Writing Magazine

Fri 5/14 • 11PM - 11:30PM PDT

tinyurl.com/Envelope2021

EXTENDED DEADLINE: 5/14/21 Calling all creative international students, scholars, and staff! Submit your art and writing to Dashew Center's online magazine Envelope! We are looking for creative work relating to themes of Together and...

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars

Saturday May 5/15

Dorothea

Sat 5/15 • 7PM PDT

Digital Event

The latest project from composer, singer, bandleader and two-time Grammy nominated recording artist Ted Hearne, Dorothea is a kaleidoscopic, lushly explosive post-pop song cycle embodying the viscerally tender, pathos riddled, darkly funny poems of...

Center for the Art of Performance