Week 2

Monday January 1/11

Med School Admissions Timeline: Princeton Review

Mon 1/11 • 4PM - 5PM PST

Digital Event

Princeton Review staff will go over the medical school application timeline and process. Attendees will also receive great tips on MCAT prep, extracurricular activities and how to stand out as a strong applicant.

Career Center

Bruin Feud with Professors

Mon 1/11 • 7PM - 8PM PST

Come join some of our amazing Faculty-In-Residences for ResLife's very own virtual Bruin Feud! Learn the answers to some fun questions about our Professors while you compete in this fun game! RSVP at the link below.

Residential Life

Tuesday January 1/12

Bruin Professional Century City Chapter Meeting

Tue 1/12 • 7:30AM - 9AM PST

Zoom

Please join us as we welcome former Laker and UCLA basketball superstar, Travis Wear. We’ll hear all about his path towards a successful basketball career (including surely some stories about the trials and tribulations of being 6′ 7″ in 8th...

AlumniCareerNetworks

Curators Choice: Seisme (Earthquake)

Tue 1/12 • 11AM - 12PM PST

RSVP to receive link to join as the date nears. On the 11-year anniversary of a devastating earthquake in Haiti, the Fowler’s Curatorial and Research Associate of Haitian Arts, Katherine Smith, and Assistant Professor of Art History and Africana...

Fowler Museum

Ask Me Anything (AMA) Career Pop In: Samueli School of Engineering

Tue 1/12 • 12PM - 2PM PST

Digital Event

Pop in and ask UCLA Career Center professionals anything! -Learn about Career Center services -Get tips for navigating job and internship opportunities -Build your digital identity in our new virtual landscape -Prepare for upcoming recruiting...

Career Center

QT Winter Welcome

Tue 1/12 • 4PM - 6PM PST

Digital Event

Join the LGBTQ CRC as we welcome undergraduate and graduate students, staff, and faculty back to campus with a virtual community gathering. Meet the LGBTQ CRC team, learn more about our upcoming events and programs, and find out ways to get...

LGBTQ Campus Resource Center

Nuts and Bolts of Grad School 2021

Tue 1/12 • 6PM - 7PM PST

Digital Event

Thinking about grad school? Interested in hearing about the application process and timeline? Attend to learn about the ins and outs of applying to grad school from UCLA Graduate Division's representatives. RSVP at the following link:

Residential Life

Waste x Energy Networking Night

Tue 1/12 • 6PM - 7PM PST

Digital Event

Curious about careers in waste management and biofuels, or how REA projects relate to industry? Come out to the Waste x Energy Networking Night to learn and network with experienced professionals in these industries! You’ll be able to hear about...

Renewable Energy Association at UCLA

UCLA Lambda Alumni Association: LGBTQ+ Alumni Career Launchpad (Session 1)

Tue 1/12 • 7PM - 8PM PST

Zoom

UCLA Lambda Alumni Association has partnered with Alumni Career Engagement to present the LGBTQ+ Alumni Career Launchpad series starting with session one on Tuesday, Jan. 12. This first session will cover resume and cover letter development. This...

AlumniCareerDiversity ProgramsNetworksRecent Grads

Wednesday January 1/13

Global Trade Policy During a New American Era

Wed 1/13 • 11AM - 12PM PST

Zoom

Jennifer Hillman is a former member of the World Trade Organization’s Appellate Body and a Senior Fellow for Trade and International Political Economy at the Council on Foreign Relations.

AlumniNetworks

Westwood Women’s Bruins Club General Meeting

Wed 1/13 • 11:30AM - 1:30PM PST

General meeting for the Westwood Women’s Bruins Club.

AlumniAffinity ProgramsNetworks

Internships 101: Internship Basics

Wed 1/13 • 12PM - 1PM PST

Digital Event

Staff from the UCLA Career Center will dispel myths, share information, and offer advice and best practices on all things INTERNSHIPS! Including: - What's an internship? - Jobs versus internships - Why are internships important? - When is the best...

Career Center

The Plant-Based Life Teaching Kitchen Workshop

Wed 1/13 • 12PM - 1PM PST

Zoom

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

RecreationFitwell

DC and Philadelphia Book Club Discussion

Wed 1/13 • 4:30PM PST

Zoom

Join us for a book club discussion of “I Never Had It Made” by Jackie Robinson.

AlumniArts and EducationNetworksRegional Networks

Boxing

Wed 1/13 • 5:30PM - 6:30PM PST

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, and hooks and footwork. Must register for this class on Rec...

RecreationInstructional Classes

American Politics Reflection Space

Wed 1/13 • 6PM - 7PM PST

Zoom

American Politics Reflection Space for International Students and Scholars Come join us on Wednesday, 1/13/2021 at 6PM PST. We will start with a wellness skill and then have a group discussion on the Georgia Runoffs and the upcoming inauguration. ...

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars

Time Management and Me

Wed 1/13 • 6PM - 7PM PST

Digital Event

Graduate school often requires balancing work, school, and familial obligations. These responsibilities can be difficult to juggle in a regular school year but even more so now amid a global pandemic. This workshop will help you learn how to manage...

Graduate Student Resource Center

Order of the Blue Shield – Event with Dr. Andrea Ghez

Wed 1/13 • 6:30PM - 8:30PM PST

Online

Order of the Blue Shield speaker event featuring 2020 Nobel Prize winner Dr. Andrea Ghez RSVP information to...

AlumniAffinity Programs

Digital Design Workshop

Wed 1/13 • 7PM - 8PM PST

Digital Event

Interested in Digital Design? Join us to learn about free tools and the process of creating! From logos, graphics, layouts, and prints tune in to kick start your design journey. RSVP here: http://tinyurl.com/DigitalDesignW2021

Residential Life

UCLA Justice and Equity in Health Initiative

Wed 1/13 • 7PM - 8:15PM PST

Digital Event

Join FIR Dr. Michael Rodriguez and other faculty to be a change agent for health. Connect with other students, receive leadership training, and engage in other action-oriented activities including volunteering and publishing. RSVP...

Residential Life

Bruin Self-Defense

Wed 1/13 • 7:45PM - 8:45PM PST

Zoom

Each week the instructor will cover numerous basic self defense techniques and also specific self defense topics. Come to one or come to all; each workshop will address something new. Must register for this class on Rec online store.

RecreationInstructional Classes

ASUCLA Bruin Nights Escape Zoom

Wed 1/13 • 8PM - 10PM PST

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 January 1/14

ASUCLA Winter Cooking Contest

Thu 1/14 - Thu 1/21

Digital Event

Cook a delicious dish using the Secret Ingredient for a change to win prizes! Secret Ingredient will be Revealed Jan. 14th. Virtual Event to show off your dish to the judges is on Jan. 21st.

Associated Students UCLAStudent Union

Bruin Professionals Pasadena Chapter Meeting

Thu 1/14 • 8AM - 9:30AM PST

Zoom

Join BP Pasadena for their meeting!

AlumniCareerNetworks

Virtual English Language Circle

Thu 1/14 • 12PM - 2PM PST

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

Intro to QGIS Workshop

Thu 1/14 • 1PM - 2:30PM PST

This workshop will introduce attendees to QGIS, a free and open-source geographic information system application for creating, editing, visualising, analysing, and publishing geospatial information. Attendees will learn how this application can be...

Library

Developing a Research Question Workshop

Thu 1/14 • 4PM - 4:45PM PST

Need help figuring out what topic you want to explore for your project? Having trouble turning a general idea into something more specific? Join us for this sychronous remote workshop with library instructors to learn about developing your research...

Library

ZS Internship Information Session

Thu 1/14 • 5PM - 6PM PST

Digital Event

ZS is a professional services firm helping our clients grow revenue and market share and improve overall performance. We leverage deep industry expertise, analytics, technology and strategy to help our clients from product conception to delivering...

Career Center

Post-Bac Jumpstart

Thu 1/14 • 5PM - 6:30PM PST

Digital Event

This event will inform students about the different types of post-baccalaureate programs, including one-year specialty MS programs, and provide valuable information regarding the application process and requirements. Furthermore, attendees will have...

Career Center

Alumni Town Hall – A Conversation With Athletic Director Martin Jarmond

Thu 1/14 • 5PM PST

Zoom

Current Challenges and Successes — and the Path Forward Martin Jarmond took the helm at UCLA Athletics amidst a sea change in college sports — from social justice issues to revenue deficits, the safety of student-athletes to the state of Pac-12...

AlumniRecent Grads

GWC - Writing Strategies for International Students

Thu 1/14 • 5:15PM - 6:15PM PST

Digital Event

This workshop covers specifics of English communication in academic and professional settings with an emphasis on resources and self-editing skills for second language writers. We will discuss expectations for citation in the U.S. and ways to avoid...

Graduate Student Resource Center

UCLA Connections – Looking Ahead: Science, Facts and the Public Debate

Thu 1/14 • 6PM - 7PM PST

Online

As a new U.S. presidential administration prepares for the four years ahead, coping with intersecting challenges including a pandemic, persistent inequality, climate change policy and a sea of misinformation, UCLA experts discuss what role...

AlumniArts and Education

Friday January 1/15

Classes Dropped for Non-Payment

Fri 1/15

Classes dropped if there is an outstanding tuition balance due.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

ASUCLA Winter Cooking Contest

Thu 1/14 - Thu 1/21

Digital Event

Cook a delicious dish using the Secret Ingredient for a change to win prizes! Secret Ingredient will be Revealed Jan. 14th. Virtual Event to show off your dish to the judges is on Jan. 21st.

Associated Students UCLAStudent Union

OpenRefine Workshop

Fri 1/15 • 9AM - 1PM PST

OpenRefine has been described as “a power tool for working with messy data”. It provides tools for preparing and normalizing data, including cleaning and transforming it from one format into another. extending and enhancing it with web services, and...

Library

Career Fair Prep Workshop

Fri 1/15 • 4PM - 5:30PM PST

Digital Event

Looking to make moves in your career in 2021? Consider attending our Career Fair Prep Workshop held in Week 2 in preparation for the upcoming Energy Jobs Fair! A UCLA Career Peer will give tips on navigating the job & internship search, followed by...

Renewable Energy Association at UCLA

Saturday January 1/16

ASUCLA Winter Cooking Contest

Thu 1/14 - Thu 1/21

Digital Event

Cook a delicious dish using the Secret Ingredient for a change to win prizes! Secret Ingredient will be Revealed Jan. 14th. Virtual Event to show off your dish to the judges is on Jan. 21st.

Associated Students UCLAStudent Union

OC Bruins Virtual Book Club

Sat 1/16 • 2PM PST

Zoom

Join the OC Bruins for a book club discussion. RSVP to Teri Azar ’76...

AlumniNetworksRegional Networks

Sunday January 1/17

IM Sports Registration Deadline

Sun 1/17

Register for Winter 2021 Intramural Esports including League of Legendsm Madden 21, FIFA 21, Virtual 5k/10k, and more. Registration closes Jan. 17

RecreationCompetitive Sports

ASUCLA Winter Cooking Contest

Thu 1/14 - Thu 1/21

Digital Event

Cook a delicious dish using the Secret Ingredient for a change to win prizes! Secret Ingredient will be Revealed Jan. 14th. Virtual Event to show off your dish to the judges is on Jan. 21st.

Associated Students UCLAStudent Union

Sacramento Bruins Virtual Book Club

Sun 1/17 • 2PM PST

Zoom

Sacramento Bruins will host a virtual book club discussion of “Birds of Another Heaven” by James Houston. RSVP to Melva Arditti...

AlumniNetworksRegional Networks