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Mickey Huff: “Media Propaganda & Censorship – Who Decides What Is News?” ~ Wed., May 4 @ 12:15 pm, Auditorium

18 April 2016

Come to a Global Studies Program and Students for Socialism Club Forum

Project Censored logo 

What: “Media: Propaganda and Censorship — Who Decides What Is News?”

 

Who: Mickey Huff, Director, Project Censored (www.projectcensored.org) and Professor of Social Science and History at Diablo Valley College

 

When: Wednesday, May 4th at 12:15 PM in the BCC Auditorium

 

Autographed books and DVDs for sale

 

For more information, contact Joan Berezin, jberezin@peralta.edu

 

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ASBCC 2016-2017 Election Results

18 April 2016

On the behalf of the Associated Students of Berkeley City College (ASBCC) Elections Committee, we would like to congratulate our new 2016-2017 ASBCC Council Members.

ASBCC Elections took place on April 12 and April 13, 2016 and we had a total of 288 people who came out and voted!

New 2016 – 2017 ASBCC Council Members

ASBCC President

Vivian Allen

Vice-President of Administration

Dave Ivan Cruz

Vice President of Finance

Ishmael Rico

Vice President of Program

Charles Phillips

Vice President of Public Relations

Connie Tran

Senator

Adyam Abraham

Senator

Davis Belilty

Senator

Steven Marin

Senator

Robert Pinzon

Senator

Wen Zhu

Senator

Anqui Zou

Congratulations again to the winners!

Andre Singleton, MS

Director of Student Activities and Campus Life

Berkeley City College

510-981-2877

asingleton@peralta.edu

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NASA Space Apps Challenge 2-Day Event: Sat/Sun 4/23-24 from 9am – 9pm

14 April 2016

Code Berkeley of Berkeley City College have partnered to bring us NASA Space Apps Challenge.

 

THE WORLD NEEDS YOUR IDEAS

 

NASA Space Apps Challenge is a two-day event where teams of technologists, scientists, designers, artists, educators, entrepreneurs, developers and students collaborate and engage with publicly available data to design innovative solutions for global challenges.

 

Inspire each other while you learn and create using stories, code, design and most of all, YOUR ideas.  Show off your problem solving skills and you might become a Space Apps award winner or be featured on Open NASA!  Be a part of the amazing future. No coding or experience needed. All disciples are welcome to participate!

 

Join us Saturday, April 23rd from 9am to 9pm and Sunday, April 24 from 9am to 6pm at the NEXT Space around the corner from the Wells Fargo Branch located at 2081 Center Street, Berkeley, CA 94704.  Easy access from the Downtown Berkeley Bart station.

 

Our official registration is available at https://2016.spaceappschallenge.org/locations/berkeley-ca-usa

Our Facebook event at https://www.facebook.com/events/1130305163657152/

 

NASA-Code Berkeley Flyer

 

For further information please contact us at:

 

Code Berkeley: jhoffman@peralta.edu or a.lukinicheva@gmail.com Visit us:  www.codeberkeley.com

Code Berkeley is in the Mobile + Web Strand of Multimedia Arts at Berkeley City College.  We are on the leading edge of the digital revolution.  Students become quickly immersed and aware of the technological revolution in the bay area, developing the technological and business skills to become Front-End Web Designers, UI/UX Designers, and Start-Up Entrepreneurs.

 

Justin Hoffman is a full-time instructor in the Multimedia Arts Department and manages the MMMART  Mobile and Web Design Program.

 

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Beginning Computer Classes @ Berkeley Public Library on Wednesdays

14 April 2016

The Berkeley City College Library is partnering with Berkeley Public Library to offer a 6-week class on computer basics. Classes are being offered on Wednesdays from 12pm – 1pm at Berkeley Public Library Central Branch (2090 Kittredge Street) in the 3rd Floor Electronic Classroom. This is 3 blocks from campus and ADA accessible.

There are still extra seats available for the next 5 weeks of classes so students no longer need to register for the class and are welcome to show up when they can.

 

View more information about the classes on the Library website at http://www.berkeleycitycollege.edu/wp/library/

 

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Internships for Summer 2016 – Apply Now Through BCC Business Dept

14 April 2016

Announcing internship positions in many fields: Business, Computer Information Systems, Marketing, Multimedia Arts, Web Design…

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Town Hall Meeting, Wed., April 13, from 12:15 – 1:30 pm, Auditorium

12 April 2016

Join us for our next Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, April 13, 2016, from 12:15 – 1:30 pm, in the BCC Auditorium. View the the Town Hall Agenda or read the agenda below:

  1. Academic Happy Hour (5 minutes)
  2. All Things Facilities (40 minutes)
    • New Building
    • Swing space
    • Changes at the main campus
  3. BCC Lighting Retrofit (30 minutes)
  4. Q & A

 

Town Hall meetings are open to everyone. We hope you will be able to attend!

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S.T.E.M. Caeers Lunch Talk: The Road to Environmental Engineering ~ My Role in the Water Crisis by Dr. Jessica Ray on Thurs., April 7, 12:30 pm, Rm 431

1 April 2016

Dr. Jessica RayThe  next S.T.E.M. careers lunch talk speaker is Jessica Ray, Postdoctoral Fellow at UC Berkeley Miller Institute. Her talk “The Road to Environmental Engineering: My Role on the Water Crisis”  will be on April 7, Thursday, from 12:30 till 1:15 pm in room 431.

 

Jessica received a Bachelor’s of Science in Chemical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis in 2009. She remained at Washington University to receive a Master of Science and Ph.D. in Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering. Her research interests included transport of nanoparticles in water treatment processes and using nanoparticles to improve water treatment technologies. In 2015, Jessica received the UC Berkeley Miller Institute Research Fellowship. She examines engineered geomedia used to treat urban storm water for water conservation.

 

View the S.T.E.M flyer below:

S.T.E.M. Careers Talk Flyer

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Deadline Extended to April 11 for Student Essay Contest: Rethinking Justice

1 April 2016

Win an iPad or a Kindle!

Student Essay Contest: Rethinking Justice

Open to all students currently enrolled at Berkeley City College

A strong submission will be a well written, compelling essay offering a socially

responsible and original stance on the topic of “rethinking justice”

Word count: 500-750 words (longer submissions will not be considered)

Submission deadline EXTENDED: April 11, 2016 at 11:59pm

Submit to: http://berkeleycitycollege.submittable.com/submit

Winners and runners-up will have their work published online and in print

Sponsored by the BCC English Department

 

1st Prize: iPad

2nd and 3rd Prizes: Kindle

 

View the Student Essay Contest flyer below:

extended deadline for essay contest

 

 

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