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Join Us: 10-Minute Morning Stretch Breaks – 9:30 am Mon – Fri

We’re all still working from home and now, more than ever, you might need a break from your computer. Join us for a quick 10-minute morning stretch session led by your fellow Berkeley Lab colleagues. Zoom: Daily Schedule (Mon-Fri): 9:30-9:40 a.m. – Morning Stretch Break (add it to your calendar) Are you interested in […]

Be Well at Work: Caregiver Connect Eldercare Program – July 7, 2020

Caregiver Connect We recognize that as caregivers you are dealing with unique challenges at this time. Elders living alone, physical distancing, travel restrictions, and program and services closures, are only a few of the stressors caregivers face while caring for an elder during COVID 19. Join the Elder Care Program for Caregivers Connect. The group […]

Be Well at Work: Supporting Parents and Caregivers of Children – July 8, 2020

Supporting Parents and Caregivers of Children Working from home, working without adequate or any childcare, distance learning, home schooling, college students at home, and being with your children 24/7 are only a few of the challenges parents face during COVID 19. Join Be Well at Work‘s parenting support group, Supporting Parents and Caregivers of Children. […]

Pride Month: Virtual Shoebox Float Parade & Flag Lowering

Pride is never cancelled; nor is the Pride Parade! Come join the celebration with Berkeley Lab shoebox floats. What is a Shoebox float parade? The origins are unclear, but shoebox parades appear to have started as elementary school projects. With COVID-19 restrictions virtual Pride parade variations with shoebox floats are emerging at universities like UCLA, […]

‘Live Science’ Presentation on the ALS – June 19, 2020

Ever wonder what goes on within Berkeley Lab’s iconic dome building? The Lab’s particle accelerator supports research in a wide variety of fields. In this episode, airing Friday, June 19, at 2 p.m., we’ll build a crystal together and learn how x-ray crystallography is used to examine structures. All webinar links can be found at […]

Pride Month: A Conversation with Julia Serano – June 24, 2020

Join the Lambda Alliance for a Pride Month conversation with Julia Serano. Date: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 (add to calendar) Time: 12 noon – 1 pm Zoom: Julia Serano is an Oakland, California-based writer, performer, biologist, and activist. She is best known for her 2007 book Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and […]

The Groove Lounge with DJ Miles Green – June 25, 2020

The Groove Lounge with DJ Miles Green An eclectic blend of groovy tunes from around the globe. Date: Thursday, June 25 (add it to your calendar) Time: 5:30 – 6:30pm Zoom: In case you missed it, click here for June 11, 2020 recording: Lounge Rules: – Open to Berkeley Lab employees (Sign in […]

Berkeley Lab’s Fourth Open Mic – June 26, 2020

Join us for another evening of music, poetry and community on June 26th. “So impressed by the talented staff we have.” “I love this event. It lifts me up.” “Loved it! Great job to all performers and the incredible MC!” “Totally amazed at the talent surrounding me at work!” WATCH THE RECORDING Date: Friday, June […]

Supervisor Brown Bag: Responding to Current Events – June 10, 2020

To echo the June 10th community message from Mike Witherell, and to learn more about the goals of #ShutDownSTEM and related actions, join us for a 1-hour discussion and tour of the ‘Guidance for People Leaders’ Resource. The Brown Bag session will provide guidance on how to respond to current events and how supervisors can actively support their […]

IDEA Brown Bag for Supervisors & Managers: Incorporating IDEA goals into the PMP – June 11, 2020

The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Office leads a series of IDEA Brown Bag sessions for Supervisors & Managers. This month’s topic: Incorporating IDEA goals into PMPs Join us for a discussion and tour of our Sample IDEA Goals for Performance Management Process (PMP) In this toolkit, you will find suggested goals for the diversity and […]