Week 4

Monday January 1/30

Finding & Providing Mentorship as Alumni

Mon 1/30 • 12PM PST

Zoom

Bruins need mentors, even as alumni. However, finding and maintaining mentorship is different as professionals than it is as a student. Explore strategies for ways to connect with alumni to find the support you need in your career, while also...

AlumniNetworks

SAA Executive Board Meeting

Mon 1/30 • 5PM PST

James West Alumni Center

SAA board meeting held every Monday. Closed to members.

Alumni

Pivoting: Navigating the Decision to Start a Private Practice

Mon 1/30 • 6PM PST

James West Alumni Center & Zoom

The opportunity to be your own boss is within your reach. Learn how others made the decision to hang up their own shingle. Join us for an engaging cross-industry panel discussion on navigating the challenges and opportunities of being a solo...

AlumniNetworks

Tuesday January 1/31

Mindfulness with MARC

Tue 1/31 • 11AM - 11:45AM PST

RISE Center; Lu Valle Commons basement (next to the UCLA Store, across courtyard from Dodd Hall)

Led by MARC (Mindful Awareness Research Center) this is a 45-minute meditation session intended to introduce students to the power of mindfulness, meditations, and deep-breathing.

#Health #MyWellBeing

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) Center

Learn@Lunch: What is Staff Assembly?

Tue 1/31 • 12PM - 1PM PST RSVP

Learn@Lunch: What is Staff Assembly? Have you wondered who and what is Staff Assembly? What is the mission of Staff Assembly? How to volunteer and join Staff Assembly? How Staff Assembly promotes leadership skills and provides networking...

#FacultyStaff #Leadership #Professional

Staff Assembly

Grounding Clinic

Tue 1/31 • 1PM - 2PM PST

RISE Center; 398 Portola Plaza, LuValle Commons – Basement Level

Experience & discover more about grounding practices as a form of healing and rejuvenation.

#Health #StressRelief

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) Center

Avoiding Plagiarism Workshop

Tue 1/31 • 3PM - 5PM PST

Digital Event

This workshop provides an overview on the various forms of academic dishonesty regarding plagiarism. Participants will learn when, where, and why it is important to cite properly. Students will also learn how to avoid plagiarism and the information...

#Undergraduate #GraduateProfessional #Educational #Academic

Dean of Students

International Community Connections: Community Social

Tue 1/31 • 5PM - 6:30PM PST

UCLA University Village Apartments

Join the Dashew Center and the UCLA international community at our Community Social for all international students/scholars and dependents! Complimentary dinner will be provided for the first 75 attendees on a first come, first serve basis....

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars

Curls U Pizookie Party

Tue 1/31 • 6PM - 8PM PST

Black Community Center (Rieber Hall 115)

Curls U will be kicking of the quarter with a presentation including an introduction to E-board members and questions for members then a Kahoot game. Pizookies will be provided for club.

#Undergraduate #Cultural #IdentityBased

Black Bruin Resource Center

Upcycle Fair

Tue 1/31 • 6PM - 8PM PST

Sunset Plaza

The Common Experience invites you to attend our inaugural Upcycle Fair! Join us as we gather well-loved, secondhand clothing pieces and breathe new life into them. You will have an opportunity to donate old attire, then peruse our second-hand closet...

#Undergraduate #Social #Community

Residential Life

All SAA Meeting

Tue 1/31 • 6:30PM PST

James West Alumni Center

Weekly SAA member meeting. Closed to public.

Alumni

James Hannaham & Jonathan Lethem

Tue 1/31 • 7:30PM PST

Hammer Museum

On the heels of his most recent book, Didn't Nobody Give a Shit What Happened to Carlotta, James Hannaham joins fellow author Jonathan Lethem in conversation. Hannaham is also the author of novels God Says No and Delicious Foods, which won the...

AlumniHammer Museum

Wednesday February 2/1

Movement and Meditation

Wed 2/1 • 10AM - 11AM PST

RISE Center; 398 Portola Plaza, LuValle Commons – Basement Level

Take some time to relax, stretch, and breathe through movement and meditation!

#Health #StressRelief

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) Center

CUCSA Chats: Black Staff Leadership Panel

Wed 2/1 • 11:05AM - 11:50AM PST RSVP

Please join the Council of UC Staff Assemblies (CUCSA) for a roundtable discussion featuring Black staff who led in service of UC. The panel will include: Rejeana Mathis, Past CUCSA Chair Dave Miller, Staff Advisor to the Regents Emeritus and Past...

#FacultyStaff #Leadership #Professional

Staff Assembly

Free Starbucks For Sign Ups!

Wed 2/1 • 12PM - 2PM PST

Lu Valle Commons Courtyard

Enjoy some free Starbucks coffee when you sign up for the RISE Center Newsletter! Located right upstairs from the RISE Center entrance.

#Health #Wellness

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) Center

Guided Meditation

Wed 2/1 • 12PM PST

WebEx

Take a few moments in your day to enjoy much-needed relaxation and calm. Meditation is scheduled on the first Wednesday of every month at noon PT. When registering, please enter "Bay Area Bruins” under company. About the Instructor Michal is the...

AlumniBay Area

FITWELL Games

Wed 2/1 • 5PM - 6:30PM PST

Kinross Recreation Center, Studio

How many push-ups can you do in 1 minute? Come find out at the FITWELL Games! All levels are welcome. Certified personal trainers will be present to assist and officiate.

#GraduateProfessional #FacultyStaff #Health #Recreation

Recreation and Wellbeing

FITWELL Games

Wed 2/1 • 5PM - 6:30PM PST

John Wooden Center, Stretching Area

How many push-ups can you do in 1 minute? Come find out at the FITWELL Games! All levels are welcome. Certified personal trainers will be present to assist and officiate.

#Undergraduate #Health #Recreation

Recreation and Wellbeing

FITWELL Games

Wed 2/1 • 6PM - 7:30PM PST

Bruin Fitness Center, Synergy Zone

How many push-ups can you do in 1 minute? Come find out at the FITWELL Games! All levels are welcome. Certified personal trainers will be present to assist and officiate.

#Undergraduate #Health #Recreation

Recreation and Wellbeing

MLK Oratorical Competition

Wed 2/1 • 6PM - 9:30PM PST

Covel - Grand Horizon Room

UCLA Residential Life, Black Bruin Resource Center, and the brothers of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated would like to invite you to participate in 34th Annual Oratorical Competition themed after 50 years of Hip Hop. The contest, open to all...

#Cultural #IdentityBased

Black Bruin Resource Center

ASC Card Making for Kids

Wed 2/1 • 6PM PST

James West Alumni Center

Alumni Scholars come together to make Valentine cards for kids at the UCLA hospital.

AlumniNetworks

John Wooden Global Leadership Awards

Wed 2/1 • 6PM PST

Skirball Cultural Center • Los Angeles CA

Presented by UCLA Anderson | Please join us for the 14th annual celebration of leadership and the legacy of John Wooden. This year, we are honoring Brian Cornell (B.A. '81, CERT '91), board chairman and CEO of Target. Program highlights: Tribute...

Alumni

New York Tri-State: UCLA/Cal Book Club

Wed 2/1 • 7:30PM PST

Zoom

Join the New York Tri-State Alumni for our monthly book club meeting. Discussion facilitator Kristy Nguyen will lead us as we examine Sea of Tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel.

AlumniNew York Tri-State

Thursday February 2/2

Bruin Professionals South Bay Chapter Meeting

Thu 2/2 • 7:30AM PST

Zoom

Join us for our monthly meeting!

AlumniBay Cities

Winter English Language Circle - In-person

Thu 2/2 • 12PM - 2PM PST

Dashew Center Board Room, Bradley Hall

This event will take place in person. Are you looking for a safe and supportive space to practice your English conversation skills? Check out Dashew Center's English Language Circle (ELC)! Here you will have an opportunity to practice your English...

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars

Teamwork

Thu 2/2 • 12PM - 10PM PST

Digital Event

In this interactive Career Conversation series, we’ll discuss strategies for delivering meaningful responses to behavioral interview questions and practice developing our responses. During each session, we will focus on one category of questions and...

#GraduateProfessional #Educational #Career

Career CenterGraduate

UCLA February First Thursdays: Westwood Wonder

Thu 2/2 • 12PM - 10PM PST RSVP

1031 Broxton Avenue, Los Angeles CA 90024

Join us on Broxton Ave. Every first Thursday to connect with each other, celebrate the moment, enjoy tasty food and free entertainment! UCLA First Thursdays has two parts: daytime activations at the Westwood Village Farmers Market and evening block...

#Social #Community

Strategic Communications

Collecting and Citing Sources

Thu 2/2 • 4PM - 4:45PM PST RSVP

Charles E. Young Research Library Main Conference Room

Zoom

Learn about citation practices and avoiding plagiarism, how to auto-generate your bibliography, keep track of your sources, and more! Join us for this synchronous remote workshop with library instructors to learn about citing your sources. This...

#Undergraduate #Educational #Research

Library

Finding Focus for Midterms

Thu 2/2 • 4:30PM - 6PM PST

RISE Center; 398 Portola Plaza, LuValle Commons – Basement Level

Learn tips to combat procrastination and feel confident in your ability to tackle Midterm Season!

#Undergraduate #GraduateProfessional #Health #StressRelief

Resilience In Your Student Experience (RISE) Center

Bay Area Bruins: UCLA Men's Basketball Game Watch Party | vs. Washington

Thu 2/2 • 6PM PST

Underdogs Cantina • San Francisco CA

Bay Area Bruins are hosting game watch parties during the season at Underdogs Cantina in San Francisco. Come root for your favorite team along with other Bruin faithful. Go Bruins!

AlumniBay Area

Cultural Reparation: The Last-Mile Solution to Our Climate Crisis

Thu 2/2 • 6PM PST

Kerckhoff Hall

Nation-states, corporations, cities and states are advancing break through climate and carbon emission policies, infrastructure investments, technologies and projects in order to stem the global climate crises. The strategies seek to both mitigate...

AlumniNetworks

Sharpe Fellows Investment Banking Cohort 1st Round Interviews

Thu 2/2 • 6PM PST

Zoom

For selected students, the first round interviews for the 2023-24 Investment Banking Sharpe Fellows cohort conducted by Sharpe Fellows alumni.

Alumni

Black Community Center Karaoke Night

Thu 2/2 • 7PM - 9PM PST

Black Community Center (Rieber Hall 115)

Biweekly Karaoke Night hosted in the BCC by the BBRC.

#Undergraduate #GraduateProfessional #FacultyStaff #Arts #Music

Black Bruin Resource Center

Robert Pinsky

Thu 2/2 • 7:30PM PST

Hammer Museum

Celebrated poet Robert Pinsky reads from his work, including his new memoir, Jersey Breaks: Becoming an American Poet, which offers a candid, engaging, and wry self-portrait and a unique reflection of American culture. Pinsky served as Poet Laureate...

AlumniHammer Museum

Friday February 2/3

Econ 103: Introduction to Econometrics - Collaborative Instruction

Fri 2/3 • 1PM PST

Alumnus Geoff Wolfe will guest lecture to students registered in Econ 103.

Alumni

BPLA x BlaQue: The Injustice of Black, Queer People within the Justice System

Fri 2/3 • 5:30PM - 7:30PM PST

Black Community Center (Rieber Hall 115)

Black Pre Law Association and BlaQue will be providing a slideshow presentation detailing the experiences and injustices that black queer people face in regards to the justice system.

#Undergraduate #GraduateProfessional #Cultural #IdentityBased

Black Bruin Resource Center

Saturday February 2/4

Men's Ice Hockey at Loyola Marymount University

Sat 2/4 • 12AM PST

Los Angeles, Calif.

Club Sports Ice Hockey

Black History Month Blood Drive

Sat 2/4 • 12:30PM - 5:30PM PST

Rieber Fireside Lounge

Blood is in great need. The blood donation process from the time you arrive until the time you leave takes about an hour. The donation itself is only about 8-10 minutes on average. Sign up today.

#Undergraduate

Residential Life

Men's Lacrosse vs CSU San Marcos

Sat 2/4 • 1PM PST

Wallis Annenberg Stadium

Club Sports Lacrosse

Men's Rugby vs Central Washington University

Sat 2/4 • 1PM PST

Westwood, CA

CRAA D1A League Match

Club Sports Rugby

Men's Rugby vs Claremont McKenna College

Sat 2/4 • 2:30PM PST

Westwood, CA

2nd XV Match

Club Sports Rugby

Bay Area Bruins: UCLA Men's Basketball Game Watch Party | vs. Washington State - Location 2

Sat 2/4 • 4PM PST

Stadium Pub • Walnut Creek CA

Bay Area Bruins are hosting game watch parties during the season at the Stadium Pub in Walnut Creek. Come root for your favorite team along with other Bruin faithful. Go Bruins!

AlumniBay Area

Bay Area Bruins: UCLA Men's Basketball Game Watch Party | vs. Washington State - Location 1

Sat 2/4 • 4PM PST

Underdogs Cantina • San Francisco CA

Bay Area Bruins are hosting game watch parties during the season at Underdogs Cantina in San Francisco. Come root for your favorite team along with other Bruin faithful. Go Bruins!

AlumniBay Area

Show People

Sat 2/4 • 7:30PM PST

Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum

In-person: Lara Gabrielle, author, Captain of Her Soul: The Life of Marion Davies. Admission is free. No advance reservations. Free tickets must be obtained on a first come, first served basis at the box office, where seating will be assigned. ...

#Arts #MovieFilm

LibraryFilm & Television Archive

Show People

Sat 2/4 • 7:30PM PST

Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum

Marion Davies takes center stage in King Vidor’s hilarious sendup of Hollywood pretension as Peggy Peppers, a Southern ingénue who comes to Hollywood with dreams of drama but stumbles her way into slapstick success. Loosely based on Gloria Swanson’s...

AlumniHammer Museum

Sunday February 2/5

Triathlon at UC Irvine

Sun 2/5 • 7AM PST

Irvine

Zot Trot[LINK]

Club Sports Triathlon

Bear Hugs

Sun 2/5 • 11:30AM PST

Paula Shuman's Home

Join us at our annual event to fill bags for the students affiliated with the Bruin Resource Center. Mingle with UCLA alumni while helping prepare everything for...

AlumniPrytanean Alumnae

Blondie of the Follies / Peg O' My Heart

Sun 2/5 • 7:30PM PST

Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum

In-person: Lara Gabrielle, author, Captain of Her Soul: The Life of Marion Davies. Admission is free. No advance reservations. Free tickets must be obtained on a first come, first served basis at the box office, where seating will be assigned. ...

#Arts #MovieFilm

LibraryFilm & Television Archive