Week 7

Monday May 5/9

You Have Not Yet Been Defeated: Selected Works 2011-2021 by Alaa Abd el-Fattah

Mon 5/9 • 2PM PDT RSVP

10383 Bunche Hall

Book Talk with Sharif Abdel Kouddous, Sanaa Seif, and Robin D.G. Kelley You Have Not Yet Been Defeated contains powerful ideas of protest and freedom of expression from Alaa Abd el-Fattah, the world-renowned Egyptian political prisoner and...

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Institute of American Cultures

Affirmation Sessions on the Hill

Mon 5/9 • 5PM - 6PM PDT

On the Hill (Grass in front of Courtside, Sunset Village)

Join us for our RISE: Self-Care Inside and Out series! These bi- weekly affirmation sessions help students embrace their identity and ground themselves.

#Health #StressRelief

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) Center

Open Recovery Meetings

Mon 5/9 • 6PM - 7PM PDT

Bruin Resource Center Room B44B

Join Bruins 4 Recovery & the Collegiate Recovery Program weekly Open Recovery meetings

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Student Health Advisory Committee Meeting (Open to Public)

Mon 5/9 • 7PM - 8PM PDT

Zoom

UCLA's Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) invites you to their next open meeting. As the officially recognized UCLA student committee charged with having oversight and input into the provision of health services as well as with fostering the...

#Undergraduate #GraduateProfessional #Health #MyWellBeing

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Tuesday May 5/10

Introduction to Mindfulness (Drop-In)

Tue 5/10 • 11AM - 11:45AM PDT

The RISE Center, LuValle Commons, 398 Portola Plaza, B-Level

RISE is partnering with the UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center (MARC) to host mindfulness workshops. Participants will learn an overview of mindfulness, how mindfulness can help with difficult emotions and thoughts, and how mindfulness can...

#Health #StressRelief

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) Center

Foster Youth Awareness Month: Tabling and Flyering

Tue 5/10 • 12PM - 2:30PM PDT

Outside of the BRC

Please come by to socialize and grab some foster care awareness goodies. We will also be looking for volunteers to help us hand out flyers! Let our team know if you are interested in being a volunteer.

#Undergraduate #Leadership #SocialActivism

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Virtual Presentation Workshop

Tue 5/10 • 4PM - 5PM PDT

Digital Event

Learn how to construct the ideal presentation to go along with your project!

#Undergraduate #Educational #Research

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Arts Pop Up

Tue 5/10 • 5PM - 6PM PDT

Sunset Village Stage

Promote your own wellness and activate your creativity at Arts Engagement's pop-up art making series.

#Undergraduate #Arts #Art

Residential Life

Wednesday May 5/11

Curators Choice: Beloved Ghana

Wed 5/11 • 11AM - 12PM PDT RSVP

A number of works of art by Ghanaian painter Kwame Akoto, aka Almighty God, address his love of his country. Akoto often employs iconic and recognizable symbols to express his pride: from the red, gold, and green of the Ghanaian flag; to popular...

#Cultural #IdentityBased

Fowler Museum

Black Community Center - Black Wednesdays

Wed 5/11 • 12PM - 2PM PDT

Rieber Hall Front Patio (in front of Black Community Center)

ASU and Black Community Center will host games and gathering outside of the Black Community Center in Rieber Hall.

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Residential Life

AA Desire To Stop

Wed 5/11 • 2:30PM - 3:30PM PDT

Bruin Resource Center Room B44B

Join Bruins 4 Recovery & the Collegiate Recovery Program weekly AA Desire to Stop meetings.

#Health #Wellness

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Let's Go Lesbians

Wed 5/11 • 2:30PM - 4:30PM PDT

Lawn by Tongva Steps

Let's go lesbians... to a picnic by Tongva Steps! Join us on the lawn by Tongva Steps Wednesday, May 11th. Trust me, we won't be hard to find. Stay tuned to the IG story for updates on exact location.

#Undergraduate #Social #Community

LGBTQ Campus Resource Center

URSP/Keck Info Session

Wed 5/11 • 4PM - 5PM PDT

Digital Event

Learn all about the?Undergraduate Research Scholars Program and UCLA/Keck Humanistic Inquiry Undergraduate Research Awards, as well as how to apply! Program participants can receive $4,500-$10,000 in scholarships.

#Undergraduate #Educational #Research

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Thursday May 5/12

Learn@Lunch: Insurance 101

Thu 5/12 • 12PM - 1PM PDT RSVP

This Staff Assembly Learn@Lunch, in partnership with Wescom, will get you better acquainted to the world of Insurance through Wescom Insurance Services. Learn the basics of obtaining quality coverage and tips for saving money in the areas of Auto,...

#FacultyStaff #Educational

Staff Assembly

FREE Overhead Press Clinic

Thu 5/12 • 1PM - 1:45PM PDT

John Wooden Center

Come learn how to use popular fitness equipment taught by Certified Personal Fitness Trainers. Register in advance, spots are limited.

#Undergraduate #GraduateProfessional #Health #Recreation

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Building Dynamic Websites with WordPress

Thu 5/12 • 1PM - 2:30PM PDT RSVP

This workshop will be an introduction to the WordPress Content Management System. It will cover how to navigate the backend dashboard, how to use the WordPress block editor to build a site, and how to import and modify theme demo content to create a...

#Undergraduate #GraduateProfessional #Educational #Academic

Library

Getting Started with Course Reading List in Bruin Learn

Thu 5/12 • 3PM - 4PM PDT

Zoom

UCLA course instructors using Bruin Learn are invited to one of two drop-in office hours for a demonstration and Q&A session of the new product, Leganto, and its corresponding tool in Bruin Learn, Course Reading List. Course Reading List allows...

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Library

Fowler Out Loud: Rebecca De La O

Thu 5/12 • 6PM PDT RSVP

Fowler Museum

You are invited to join this intimate performance produced by UCLA graduating senior Rebecca De La O. Encompassing various thematic and dance-oriented elements, it illustrates the multifaceted experience of an undergraduate on the cusp of adult...

#Arts #Music

Fowler Museum

LUSKIN LECTURE / PERLOFF LECTURE: ROBERT BULLARD

Thu 5/12 • 6:15PM PDT

Bruin Viewpoint Room, Ackerman Union

The Quest for Environmental and Climate Justice — Often described as the father of environmental justice, Professor Robert Bullard of Texas Southern University is a renowned advocate for those who suffer the earliest and most damaging setbacks from...

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Friday May 5/13

Python for Data Science - Part 2

Fri 5/13 • 9AM - 12PM PDT RSVP

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...

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Library

Contemporary Asian American Activism: Building Movements for Liberation

Fri 5/13 • 12PM - 1PM PDT RSVP

An Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Webinar Series based on the new book edited by Diane C. Fujino and Robyn Magalit Rodriguez. Session topics include “Incarcerations, Displacements, and Transformations,” “Internationalism and Local Struggles,”...

#Educational #Academic

Institute of American Cultures

Art Box Pop-Up

Fri 5/13 • 12PM - 1:30PM PDT

Covel Alcove

The Take Art, Leave Art Box happens on the 2nd Friday of each month! Art is left for you to take, as long as you leave your own in return. You can leave almost anything that is art-related, such as paintings, drawings, handmade jewelry, etc.

#Arts #Art

Residential Life

Empowering Admit Reception for CCCP Scholars

Fri 5/13 • 2PM - 4PM PDT RSVP

Campell Hall

CCCP Scholars’ Empowering Admit Reception Friday, May 13, 2022 in-person 2:00pm-4:00pm* @Campbell Hall Pavilion* Congratulations Scholars on your admissions! After two years of the pandemic, the Center for Community College Partnerships (CCCP)...

#Undergraduate #Social #Community

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2022-2024 APA UCLA Board Nominations Due

Fri 5/13 • 5PM PDT

Asian Pacific Alumni of UCLA is seeking enthusiastic and resourceful Bruins who can bring their skills, expertise, strategy, leadership and optimism to advance our mission to support the UCLA and API community at large. We encourage you to...

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SLAA Meetings

Fri 5/13 • 6PM - 7PM PDT

Bruin Resource Center Room B44B

Join Bruins 4 Recovery & the Collegiate Recovery Program weekly SLAA Meetings

#Health #Wellness

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Saturday May 5/14

Art Making in Community: Impressions of Identity and Culture

Sat 5/14 • 12PM - 2PM PDT RSVP

This two-hour workshop, inspired by Aboriginal Screen-Printed Textiles from Australia’s Top End and led by Marianne Sedowski, is intended for people ages 6+. Participants will design and create their own bandanas using images connected to nature...

#Arts #Art

Fowler Museum

Sunday May 5/15

VetNet & UCLA Veterans Resource Center: UCLA Veteran & Military-Connected Student Graduation Lunch

Sun 5/15 • 12PM PDT

UCLA, James West Alumni Center, Collins Conference Room

Officially recognized in 2014, VetNet supports UCLA’s veteran students, alumni, faculty, staff, and the local veteran community by promoting student-veteran opportunities and connections, raising scholarships for student-veterans, maintaining...

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