College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

Events and Announcements

November 13, 2012

Avail. Now | Fall 2012 issue of Breakthroughs
Nov 17 | Berkeley Student Food Collective Fourth Annual Harvest Gala
Nov 17 | MCBcDNA Summer Opportunities Night
Nov 18 | Student Organic Gardening Association Workday

Avail. Now | Fall 2012 issue of Breakthroughs

The Fall 2012 issue of Breakthroughs is now available and you can preview the issue online or read a copy in the Student Resource Center at 260 Mulford.

Cover story: The New Grid Expert alumni and faculty from the Energy and Resources Group and CNR examine the challenges of plugging into California’s clean-energy future.

Brewing Biofuels Peek inside the world’s largest energy bioscience research center.

Q&A Goes Hollywood Meet some CNR alumni working in the entertainment industry.

NEW! Next Big Thing features recent graduates making their marks.


Nov 17 | Berkeley Student Food Collective Fourth Annual Harvest Gala

The Harvest Gala will take place at UC Berkeley Alumni House
1 Alumni House, Berkeley, CA 94720

Please join the Berkeley Student Food Collective for the Fourth Annual Harvest Gala, the organization's largest fundraiser of the year! Come help celebrate the BSFC storefront's second birthday and listen to esteemed guest speakers, participate in a silent auction with enviable prizes, indulge in local and sustainable fare, and most importantly, learn what it means to be a part of our global food system. This event will begin with a reception and silent auction at 6:30, followed by a banquet-style, four course meal at 7:30. Donations will be accepted throughout the entirety of the night. Tickets are sliding scale $20 minimum for students and $40 minimum for non-student tickets. We hope to see you all there!

More info can be found at: http://berkeleystudentfoodcollective.org/gala

Tickets can be purchased at: http://harvestgala.eventbrite.com


Nov 17 | MCBcDNA Summer Opportunities Night

Time: 7:00-9:00PM
Location: 210 Wheeler

Looking for something exciting over the summer?

Join us at Summer Opportunities Night! Come get information about internships, volunteering, research and other opportunities, including EMT training and study abroad programs! This is a great time to pursue activities outside of class that interest you and look great on a resume!


Nov 18 | Student Organic Gardening Association Workday

The Student Organic Gardening Association (SOGA) is having a workday on Sunday, November 18th (weather permitting). Let's get the student garden cleaned up and ready to go for the DeCal! There will be food, music, and lots of wonderful, smiling people. Hope to see you there! Email studentorganicgarden@gmail.com.