BCC News

Transfer Service Community Workshops: Next Steps, Wed., May 6, 7:30-9 pm, Rm 34

6 May 2015

The BCC Service Community is hosting a series of workshops at Berkeley City College for students interested in transferring to a 4-year college, such as the University of California and the California State University systems. Please join us for these useful and well-organized workshops:

Scholarship Workshop

Wednesday, February 11, 2015, 7:30 – 9:00 pm, BCC Room 34
Do you need help on your scholarship applications?
If you missed this workshop, please stop by the Transfer and Career Information Center, 2nd floor, Room 243, for information.

Resume/Interview Workshop

Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 7:30 – 9:00 pm, BCC Room 34
Come here to get trained on your professional skills.

Basics of Transferring

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 7:30 – 9:00 pm, BCC Room 451 A & B
We cover them all!

 Next Steps

Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 7:30 – 9:00 pm, BCC Rm 34
Welcome to CAL! Start getting connected!


For more information, contact:



(510) 969-6929


View the Transfer Service Community Workshops flyer below or download the TSC Workshops Flyer:

TSC Workshops Flyer


Filed under: Academics, General

No Classes on Fri., May 15, in observance of Malcolm X’s Birthday

6 May 2015

BCC will be closed and no classes will be held on Friday, May 15, 2015, in observance of the birthday of Malcolm X.

Filed under: Academics, General

BCC’s SLO Assessment Website Featured by NILOA

5 May 2015

In April 2015, the National Institute of Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA) selected as their Featured Website the Berkeley City College SLO Assessment Website.

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Open Education Resources Presentation Tues., May 5, 12 Noon – 1 PM, Rm 212, and Live on CCCConfer

2 May 2015

Join Fabian Banga for a discussion of Open Education Resources with presenters:


The presentation about OERs will be held at Berkeley City College in Room 212 on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, from 12 Noon to 1:00 PM.


If you cannot attend the presentation, you may view the live broadcast and recorded on CCCConfer. The presentation will be closed captioned. Go to http://www.cccconfer.org, and then find Fabian Banga’s name on the “Meet & Confer Participation Invitation” list. Please view the instructions below:



Meeting Details
Status: Active
Title: Presentation about Open Educational Resources (OER)
College/Group/Org: Berkeley City College
Closed Caption: Yes


Date Start time End time Duration Closed Caption
5/5/2015 12:00 PM 1:30 PM 90 Yes


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How to Connect with Your Mobile Device


Participant Details
Telephone conference line: 1-913-312-3202 *
Participant passcode: 562341
*Toll free number: 1-888-886-3951


Go to www.cccconfer.org
Click Meet & Confer Participant Log In
Locate your meeting and click Go
Passcode: 562341
Telephone Conference Feature
*6 – Mute/unmute your individual line


CCC Confer Client Services – Monday – Friday between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Phone: 1-760-744-1150 ext 1537 or 1554
Email: clientservices@cccconfer.org


Filed under: Academics, General

13th Annual Berkeley Poetry Festival, Sat. May 16, 11 am – 5 pm @ BCC

1 May 2015

The 13th Annual Berkeley Poetry Festival will be held on Saturday May 16, 2015 from 11:00am–5:00pm (the Book Fair starts at 11am and the reading at noon) in the Auditorium and Atrium of Berkeley City College, 2050 Center Street, Berkeley.  There will be open mic, book fair with local small press publishers starting at 11 am. Reading starts at noon.

Flyer for 13th Annual Berkeley Poetry Festival

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BCC Student Art Exhibit in the Jerry Adams Gallery through August 22, 2015

1 May 2015

The BCC Student Art Exhibit opened on April 20th and will remain open through August 22, 2015. Don’t miss the works by the following student artists:




View the flyer below:


BCC Student Art Show Flyer


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ASBCC Presidential Runoff Election, April 29, 1st Floor Lobby

29 April 2015

Both candidates for ASBCC President— Lorenzo Lewis and Brianna Rogers—  participated in a debate, which was in preparation for  today’s run-off election, Thursday, April 29th. This run-off election follows a hotly contested general election, which saw a higher student voter turnout than Berkeley City College has seen in recent years.




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Science Department Open House on Thurs., April 30 in Rm 518, 12:15 – 1:15 pm

20 April 2015

Join us for the Science Department Open House on Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Room 518 on the fifth floor, during college hour.


Science Department Open House Flyer 4-30-15Find out about Berkeley City College’s:

  • Science programs.
  • Science classes for transfer students.
  • Support system for students enrolled in science classes.
  • Biotechnology Associate in Science Degree.


Berkeley City College offers more than 30 Science courses in:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Astronomy
  • Physical Sciences


For more information, please visit the Science Department website.


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