2022 UC Berkeley vacation present overview

December 2, 2022

Whether you’re looking for a distinctive present by a regional musician or you wish to craft your very own vacation productions for buddies as well as liked ones, UC Berkeley has you covered. Direct to the UC Arboretum’s plant deck to grab a delicious or register for a wreath-making workshop. Drop In Mulford Hall as well as locate the best tree, or read a choice of porcelains at the Berkeley Art Workshop’s pop-up store. As well as do not neglect to browse a checklist of brand-new publications by participants of the school neighborhood. See a school map for instructions.

Neighborhood crafts as well as nature-inspired presents

art items for sale on tables and on shelves

The Berkeley Art Workshop pop-up store will certainly be open from Dec. 2 with Dec. 11.

Berkeley Art Workshop vacation pop-up store: Ceramics, fabrics, candle lights, precious jewelry as well as vacation cards will certainly get on sale at the Berkeley Art Workshop’s pop-up store with Dec. 11. All job is made by neighborhood musicians as well as craftspeople. Profits profit musicians as well as innovative programs for Berkeley trainees.

Stephens Lounge, MLK Pupil Union, Monday with Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday as well as Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., [email protected], (510) 642-6161

a variety of half a dozen nature themed gifts

The UC Arboretum’s store as well as plant deck has a selection of nature-themed presents offer for sale.

UC Arboretum store as well as plant deck: Read a curated choice of nature-inspired presents, publications as well as plants, from butterfly socks as well as wildflower kitchen area towels to brushes as well as succulents.

200 Centennial Drive, Berkeley, (510) 664-7606, [email protected]

Cal Forestry Club tree sale: Trainees from the Cal Forestry Club will certainly take a trip to the Sierra Nevada to collect white fir, douglas fir as well as scent cedar trees, contributed by Sierra Pacific Industries, that would certainly not usually endure to maturation. Although the alternative to pre-order isn’t readily available, individuals can submit this type to define the dimension as well as types of tree they have an interest in. Sustaining this occasion aids the Cal Forestry Club go to meetings, take place area excursions as well as develop a forestry neighborhood at Berkeley. Trees are marketed on a first-come, first-served basis.

Trees will certainly take place sale for $8 per foot on Dec. 4 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. as well as on Dec. 5 with Dec. 8 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., south side of Mulford Hall.


Vacation nature crafts: Family members can come by the UC Arboretum anytime throughout either of 2 program home windows to produce whatever from nature-filled worlds to miniature wreaths to herb cards. Admission, drinks as well as all products are consisted of in the cost. Kids need to be come with by a signed up grownup. The price is $20 for participants as well as $22 for non-members.

a glass ball ornament with moss berries and a pinecone inside

There are 2 sessions for family members to produce their very own vacation decors as well as various other things at the UC Arboretum.

Early morning session: Dec. 11 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.; mid-day session: Dec. 11 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Register online or by phone at (510) 664-7606.

200 Centennial Drive, Berkeley, [email protected]

Plaything drive: College Town Albany is holding a plaything drive for Berkeley trainees as well as their dependents staying in the trainee family members real estate facility. Coordinators are looking for brand-new, unwrapped playthings as well as various other presents for infants, youngsters as well as young adults. Contributions can be left with Dec. 14 at noontime.

2610 Channing Means, fourth flooring (request for instructions at the front workdesk), [email protected]

STEM package: With a package from Playing Labs, designers ages 8 as well as older can make an animal with rotating arms or an equipment that can clamber an egg. Playing Labs started at SkyDeck, a UC Berkeley incubator that aids obtain pioneers right into the industry.

kids playing with a toy

Playing Labs, which started at SkyDeck, markets STEM sets for youngsters ages 8 as well as older.

Lawrence Hall of Scientific research shop: Select from a choice of science-themed presents at the Lawrence Exploration Shop, where there’s something for every ages, consisting of scientific research sets, like the Sunprint Set created by instructors at the Lawrence Hall of Scientific Research, as well as a large variety of publications, robotics as well as problems.

1 Centennial Drive, Berkeley, (510) 642-1016

Interior horticulture package: Expand your very own food with a package by Back to the Origins, an Oakland-based start-up started by Berkeley graduates Nikhil Arora as well as Alejandro Velez that focuses on ready-to-grow as well as ready-to-eat items.

Young people programs as well as camps: UC Berkeley Young people Leisure provides summertime as well as seasonal camps as well as year-round young people programs in sporting activities consisting of acrobatics, archery, skate boarding, swimming as well as cruising, plus various other weeklong day camps.

2301 Bancroft Means, Berkeley, (510) 643-2267, [email protected]

Galleries as well as efficiencies

Camille A. Brown & & Dancers will certainly execute at Cal Performances on Dec. 14-16.

Cal Performances: The doing arts speaker at Berkeley provides, generates as well as appoints popular as well as arising musicians. Every period consists of almost 80 efficiencies by first-rate musicians in categories consisting of classic as well as very early songs, jazz as well as popular song, as well as dancing as well as modern movie theater. Present certifications, which begin at $10, benefit any kind of efficiency as well as never ever end. UC Berkeley trainees can acquire flex masquerade $15 per ticket in 4, 6 or 8 packs. Order tickets online, by phone or personally at Zellerbach Hall’s box office. Examine the internet site or phone call initially for vacation closures.

101 Zellerbach Hall, # 4800, Berkeley, (510) 642-9988, [email protected]

puzzle box with a picture of a colorful quilt on it

BAMPFA has a wide array of things offer for sale at its shop, consisting of a 300-piece problem of a patchwork by Rosie Lee Tompkins.

BAMPFA shop as well as subscription: Drop In the Berkeley Art Gallery as well as Pacific Movie Archive’s shop to locate all kind of presents, from a 300-piece problem of a patchwork by Rosie Lee Tompkins to a David Huffman Web Job sketchbook. BAMPFA participants obtain totally free admission to its galleries (as well as to art galleries at greater than 30 colleges), price cuts at the gallery shop as well as various other advantages. From Dec. 9 with 11, gallery participants will certainly obtain a 20% price cut at the shop.

2155 Facility Road, Berkeley, (510) 642-0808, [email protected]


Wreath-making workshops as well as sets: Crafters can produce a cheery wreath to contribute to their vacation decors at the UC Arboretum. Environment-friendlies from the yard’s worldwide plant collection as well as various other all-natural accessories are consisted of, along with a recyclable cable wreath type. Coordinators suggest that site visitors bring their very own hand pruners as well as handwear covers. The program remains in an interior room– masks are optional, yet advised. The price is $90 for yard participants as well as $100 for non-members.
For those that wish to make their wreaths in your home, sets are readily available to grab. Expense is $70 for participants as well as $75 for non-members.

Evening workshop: Dec. 7 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.; early morning workshop: Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.; Pick-up sets: Dec. 8 from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Register online or by phone at (510) 664-7606.

200 Centennial Drive, Berkeley, [email protected]

makerspace banner

The UC Berkeley Collection’s Makerspace is open Monday with Thursday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. as well as additionally by consultation.

Collection makerspace: Develop a distinctive present this holiday at the UC Berkeley Collection’s Makerspace, a joint room available to trainees, personnel as well as professors. Construct an accessory with a 3D printer or scroll saw, produce a tailored sticker with a plastic cutter or make a personalized Tee shirts or shopping bag with plastic transfers as well as a warm press. Devices, products, trainings as well as workshops are readily available. Drop-in hrs are Monday with Thursday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Set up an in-person or digital consultation with a team member.

190 Doe Collection, [email protected]

Health and wellness as well as sporting activities

Charmin Smith

Charmin Smith (envisioned) has actually been the females’s basketball head instructor because 2019. (Picture thanks to Cal Sports)

Cal sporting activities tickets: Order period tickets to applaud on your favored Cal sporting activities groups. Tickets are readily available for every single group, from females’s basketball as well as acrobatics to football as well as water polo.

Buy tickets online or by phone at (800) 462-3277

Rec Sports subscription: Rec Sports provides subscriptions that consist of accessibility to 2 physical fitness centers as well as 3 swimming pools. Individual training sessions are additionally readily available for a private or set at Rec Sports (subscription is not needed).

House water examination: Check your alcohol consumption water for approximately 400 pollutants with Faucet Rating, a scientific research as well as health and wellness solutions strong introduced out of the CITRIS Factory start-up accelerator by a group of Berkeley researchers as well as business owners.


VoiceBeam: Remain gotten in touch with buddies as well as liked ones this holiday with a mobile application that allows individuals have continuous, real-time discussions with several individuals throughout the day. VoiceBeam started at UC Berkeley start-up incubator SkyDeck.

Mood: This reflection application gives three-minute led reflections, individualized to an individual’s state of minds as well as objectives. Mood was begun by graduate Steve Lee, that has a master’s level in translational medication as well as bioengineering from Berkeley.

Food as well as beverage

a hand holds a burger up with a black background

Ne’er-do-well Foods, begun by Berkeley graduate Ismael Montanez, markets plant-based meat items.

Ne’er-do-well Foods: Begun by Berkeley graduate as well as East Bay indigenous Ismael Montanez, Ne’er-do-well Foods gives lasting, plant-based meat items while decreasing the damaging ecological effect of commercial meat manufacturing.

[email protected]

Berkeley Pupil Food Collective present certification: Offer the present of healthy and balanced food with a present certification to the Berkeley Pupil Food Collective, a Berkeley-based supermarket that markets fresh, neighborhood as well as morally created fruits, veggies, sandwiches, baked items as well as even more. The cumulative looks for to inform trainees concerning nourishment as well as food systems, encourage brand-new leaders as well as train young people to operate in as well as handle a lasting company.

Call participants of the group.

Cal Nourish: Contribute to Cal Nourish, a school campaign that aids feed Berkeley trainees that battle to make ends fulfill throughout the winter season break. Contributions will certainly be dispersed to undergraduate as well as college students in programs throughout school, consisting of trainee moms and dads as well as previous foster young people.
Likewise, take into consideration contributing to the Fundamental Demands Facility, which gives as well as attaches trainees to important solutions that influence health and wellness, belonging as well as health.

[email protected], [email protected]

drawing of two birds facing each other

mak-‘ amham/Cafe Ohlone, situated beyond the Hearst Gallery of Sociology on school, offers seasonal Ohlone food.

mak-‘ amham/Cafe Ohlone: This social room, beyond the Hearst Gallery of Sociology, provides a center for Ohlone society in the East Bay. The coffee shop, which offers seasonal Ohlone food, is shut for the vacations as well as will certainly resume in mid-January. Restaurants can book beginning on Dec. 15 as well as can buy present cards any time. mak-‘ amham is additionally readily available for providing, talks as well as conversations to cultivate much better understanding of Ohlone society.

Call mak-‘ amham.

Twrl Milk Tea: Established by 2 Berkeley graduates as well as long time buddies, Olivia Chen as well as Pauline Ang, Twrl Milk Tea is a plant-based, healthy and balanced option to the high-sugar boba tea. Twrl Milk Tea is cost the Bear’s Burrow as well as in System’s 3 Bearishness on school. Discover more concerning Twrl Milk Tea in The golden state publication.

( 415) 942-0899, [email protected]

Clothes as well as items

Othering as well as Belonging shop: Locate vivid, hand-drawn posters, plus Tees, cups as well as totes with the institute’s logo design as well as styles. Profits sustain the Othering as well as Belonging Institute, a facility for scholarship, research study, neighborhood collaborations as well as method committed to creating options to our globe’s biggest difficulties.

a grid of 12 drawings of monster like faces

With a $25 contribution to KALX, individuals will certainly obtain a plastic sticker label (envisioned) as well as a magnet.

KALX school radio terminal goods: Sticker labels, magnets as well as Tees with enjoyable as well as crazy styles are readily available at the school radio terminal’s internet site. Established in 1962 by Berkeley trainees Marshall Reed as well as Jim Welsh as well as others, KALX initial program from Ehrman Hall to school dorms with cords extended throughout school. Currently, at age 60, KALX has actually been placed amongst the leading 50 university radio terminals in the nation by Best University Reviews.

[email protected]

Cal Pupil Shop: Locate your favored Cal equipment, from Berkeley sweatshirts as well as joggers to soy candle lights as well as kitchen area towels, at the Cal Pupil Shop. Digital present cards are readily available. All sales aid sustain trainee companies as well as programs. See the shop’s present overview.

MLK Jr. Structure, 2495 Bancroft Means, initial as well as 2nd floorings, (510) 229-4703, [email protected]

Cal Falcons Tee Shirts: Program your love for the school’s resident peregrine falcon family members by buying a Tee shirts from the Cal Falcons group. Profits will certainly be divided in between the Cal Falcons fund, to sustain education and learning, research study, outreach as well as livestream upkeep. The charity event shuts at twelve o’clock at night on Sunday, Dec. 4. Discover more concerning the falcon family members on Berkeley Information as well as on the Cal Falcons Facebook web page.

New publications by professors, trainees as well as personnel

book cover that reads come to this court and cry

Ph.D. trainee Linda Kinstler is the writer of the 2022 publication Involve This Court as well as Cry.

Involve This Court as well as Cry: Just How the Holocaust Ends by Linda Kinstler, Ph.D. trainee in unsupported claims

Females as well as Power in Africa: Aspiring, Marketing, as well as Governing, modified by Leonardo Arriola, associate teacher of government; Melanie Phillips, Ph.D. prospect as well as speaker of government; as well as Martha Johnson, Berkeley alumna as well as division chair as well as associate teacher of government at Mills University

Oriental American Backgrounds of the USA by Catherine Ceniza Choy, teacher of Oriental American as well as Oriental Diaspora Researches as well as of relative ethnic researches

Fierce Paradise: Dispossession as well as Black Reconstruction in Tulsa by Jovan Scott Lewis, division chair as well as associate teacher of location

Of Mineral, a publication of verse by Tiff Dressen, on the personnel of the Workplace of the Vice Chancellor for Research Study

Happiness: A Literary as well as Cultural Background by Timothy Hampton, teacher of relative literary works as well as of French

The Week: A Background of the Abnormal Rhythms That Made United States That We Are by David Henkin, teacher of background

Pay Attention to this Berkeley Voices episode concerning Henkin’s brand-new publication The Week.

The Art of Witnessing: Francisco de Goya’s Calamities of Battle by Michael Larocci, teacher of Spanish literary works as well as society

Slumping Over In The Direction Of Paradise: A Financial Background of the Twentieth Century by J. Bradford DeLong, teacher of business economics

a book cover with clothing and two baby dolls

Just How the Center Made Sex is by Sandra Eder, assistant teacher of background.

Technique of the Existence: A Revolutionary Translation by Carmen Acevedo Butcher, speaker in University Creating Programs

Coming To Be a Changemaker by Alex Budak, speaker in administration of companies at Berkeley Haas

Just How the Center Made Sex: The Case History of a Transformative Concept by Sandra Eder, assistant teacher of background

In the In Between: 21st Century Short Stories, modified by Brice Particelli, speaker in University Creating Programs

Job Pray Code: When Job Ends Up Being Faith in Silicon Valley by Carolyn Chen, associate teacher of Oriental American as well as Oriental diaspora researches as well as of relative ethnic researches

Maintaining It Unreal: Black Queer Dream as well as Superhero Comic Books by Darieck Scott, teacher of African American researches

Pay attention to scholars review Teacher Darieck Scott’s brand-new publication Maintaining It Unbelievable in this Berkeley Talks episode.

The Haydn Economic Climate: Songs, Visual Appeal, as well as Business in the Late Eighteenth Century by Nicholas Mathew, teacher of songs as well as Richard as well as Rhoda Goldman Distinguished Teacher in the Liberal Arts

Back Presents: Essays throughout Art, Efficiency, as well as Public Life by Shannon Jackson, Cyrus as well as Michelle Hadidi Teacher of Unsupported claims as well as of movie theater, dancing as well as efficiency researches

Locate various other brand-new publications on the Letters as well as Scientific research shelf.