College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

Student Organizations

September 9, 2013

Sept 9 | Cal Pre-Vet Club meeting
Sept 12 | Plant and Environmental Biology Club
Sept 16 | The Berkeley Water Group

Sept 9 | The Society of Women in Science Infosession

The Society of Women in Science (SWIS) is having an infosession September 9, 2013, in Stephens 230-D (located on the southside of the Campanile in a tan building). We invite women and allies of all scientific backgrounds to attend.

The Society of Women in Science (SWIS) works to foster a community of women in STEM majors at UC Berkeley, providing a space for academic and personal support, networking, social events, outreach into the Bay Area and beyond, and a connection with trending developments in science.


Sept 9 | The Cal Pre-Vet Club

The Cal Pre-Vet Club will be holding its first general meeting for the Fall 2013 Semester on Monday, September 9th at 7:00pm at 223 Dwinelle Hall. Interested students and those planning a career in veterinary medicine are invited and encouraged to join and become members!

The purpose of this club is to connect UC Berkeley's pre-veterinary students with one another in a supportive community and to provide opportunities to learn about the field of veterinary medicine. These opportunities include

- Lectures delivered by admissions officers of the best vet schools nationally and internationally including Cornell University, UC Davis, and Royal Veterinary College in London,
- Visits by professionals in the fields of veterinary medicine, animal science, and public health,
- Educational field trips to veterinary and animal care facilities,
- Community service for or with local animal welfare organizations, and
- Informational meetings that address students’ questions about academics, obtaining animal experience, and getting into vet school.

Please visit our website at tinyurl.com/calprevetclub for more information about the club. You may also e-mail calprevetclub@gmail.com for more information and to be added to our mailing list!


Sept 12 | Plant and Environmental Biology Club

Plant and Environmental Biology Club's First Meeting:
Thursday, Sept 12, 6:30pm @ 338 Koshland Hall

The Plant and Environmental Biology Club is having its first meeting Thursday, September 12th! Whether you are passionate about the intricacies of natures, or enjoy hiking and botany’s beauties, we offer a friendly environment that encourages learning, discussion, and an appreciation for plants and their relation to the environment. As a group we will engage in social activities, take trips, host guest speakers, and discuss the academics and the holistic amazement that our green friends offer. Our first meeting is next Thursday, Sep 12th at 6:30PM @ 338 Koshland. I will see you then!


Sept 16 | The Berkeley Water Group

The Berkeley Water Group (BWG) Idea Lab is having its first meeting of the semester on September 16 at 6 pm at Blum Hall B100. The BWG provides a space to learn and share about water related research and projects happening on and off campus. It’s a place for you to share about your interest in water related topics and learn from others as well. With the first meeting coming up, we would love to hear what you'd like to see happen at the BWG meetings this semester. Please email esainburg@berkeley.edu with any ideas for the group or requests that you may have.

To learn more about the group, check out info at the following links:

http://blumcenter.berkeley.edu/berkeley-water-portal/research/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/238816289517179/