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February 16, 2017 3:25 PM

Movies for Mental Health at College of Alameda Food, short films, and discussions about local resources are free for students at College of Alameda in F-building Pit Area on Thursday, Feb. 16 from 12pm-2pm. Polar Obsession photography exhibit presents its opening reception The Brower Center presents Polar Obsession, an exhibition which will feature striking images of the world’s polar regions from photographer Paul Nicklen on Thursday, Feb. 16 at David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way in Berkeley from 6:30-8:30pm. Free. Jim Grantham Quartet Fine jazz by top San Francisco Bay Area veteran musicians will be performed in the Terrace Room […]

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February 3, 2017 3:49 PM

Merritt College presents The First Annual New Year Celebration Feb. 2, 1:30 p.m. in the Newton/Seale Student Lounge; will include Asian Cuisine and cultural performances Laney Black Student Union presents Netflix and Build Movie Night Laney will screen “The Spook Who Sat by the Door” Feb. 2 from 6 to 8:30 PM in the BSU room on the Student Center’s fourth floor Southwest Airlines hosts the “Chinese New Year Festival and Parade” on Feb. 11 One of just a few light illuminated parades left in this country the parade welcomes in the year of the rooster; 5:15 PM at the […]

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December 8, 2016 10:08 AM

Oakland Public Library hosts “DeFacto Feminism: Essays Straight Outta Oakland” Discussion with local author, novelist, playwright and Laney College Professor of English Judy Juanita of her latest work, featuring essays about her evolution as a feminist, including joining the Black Panther Party and editing its newspaper; Dec. 10 at 2:30 PM at Oakland Public Library Main Branch Holiday Photo Shoot Fundraiser at Laney College Cosmetology Department Professional photo shoot at the Cosmetology Department, for holiday pictures; lights, hair, and makeup styling provided by current and former students; go to Laney’s B-100 on Dec. 10 at 11 AM; tickets are $30, […]

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November 29, 2016 9:22 AM
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Home Slice collects canned and dried food donations on Nov. 23 Food will go to the Alameda County Food Bank and donations will go on to help fight hunger and feed 1 in 5 county residents; DJs and dancing provided, from 9 PM to 2 AM at the Era Art Bar and Lounge on 19 Grand Ave. in Oakland “Deep Dreams” discussion in Berkeley about inspiration and hallucinations Google engineer and artist Mike Tyka in duscussion about neural networks, Google’s DeepDream project, and art; free at in UC Berkeley’s Sutardja Dai Hall on Nov. 28 from 6:30 to 8 PM […]

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November 10, 2016 11:15 AM

Laney College screens Christopher Chen’s “The Late Wedding” Showing from Nov. 10 – 12 at the Odell Johnson Theater at 7 PM, tickets are $15 Acclaimed author visits Laney College on Nov. 10 H. Senzai, author of Shooting Kabul, will visit room D-200 at 12 PM SF Transgender Film Festival from Nov. 10 – 13 Tickets are $12 – 15; held at the Roxie Theater McClymonds High School screens Birth of a Nation on Nov. 10 Includes conversation with filmmaker Nate Parker and former Black Panther chairman Elaine Brown; free with priority seating to students, 4 PM; to reserve a […]

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October 27, 2016 7:14 AM
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Laney College event raises awareness of breast cancer Wear pink and visit the 2nd floor of the Student Center on Oct. 27 from 11 AM to 1 PM Laney College offers free flu shots Students can go to the Student Wellness Center in Student Center 410 every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 AM to 1 PM, 2 PM to 5 PM Choose a Major/Career Workshop Advance sign-up requested for this workshop dedicated to helping students choose a major and/or career, located in the Laney College Computer Lab F-170A; Oct. 27 from 12 PM to 1 PM Laney College Hosts Manufacturing […]

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October 13, 2016 10:44 AM
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College of Alameda hosts Fall Wellness Fair on Oct. 13 Free food and information from health and wellness organizations in the quad from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM Laney College’s Black Student Union holds info session Faculty, staff, and students interested in learning about the club encouraged to go to Room 403 in Laney College’s Student Center on Oct. 13 from 6 PM to 7:30 PM Chancellor Jowel Laguerre holds special town hall Event to cover “Putting the Community in Community College” at Defremery park on 1651 Adeline St. in Oakland on Oct. 13 at 6 PM SF Mime Troupe […]

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September 29, 2016 9:28 AM
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University workshops at Berkeley City College College representatives from UC Santa Cruz and UC Berkeley will be on campus at BCC on Sept. 29 10:30 AM to 2:15 PM 20th Annual Arab Film Festival (AFF) Opening night of AFF’s 20th anniversary screens the U.S. premiere of Clash at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco on Oct. 7 at 7:30 PM $25 GA; the festival runs through Oct. 16 throughout the Bay Area   SF Latino Film Festival La Peña Cultural Center hosts two screenings in Berkeley Siembra at 3PM and MAGALLANES at 5PM on Oct. 1, $12 GA each   […]

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September 5, 2016 7:01 AM
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Keep Oakland Beautiful application deadline for grants on Sept. 6 Apply for a small grant in the amount of $500 to $800 for any project that aims to clean and beautify Oakland parks, creeks, or streets; application available at keepoaklandbeautiful.org Alameda County Career EXPO features dozens of local employers with over 500 job openings Check in early, dress professionally, bring your best resume; Sept. 13 from 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at 14600 Catalina St, San Leandro, free shuttle from San Leandro BART Dr. Boyce Watkins lectures on the value of the Black Dollar at Laney College Lecture will be […]

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Upcoming events: May 21 to July 15

May 19, 2016 1:30 PM

No classes on May 20 at Peralta Colleges All campuses will be shut down in observance of author and civil rights activist Malcolm X’s birthday. Laney Library offers stress-relieving activities May 23 to 26 Yoga, jigsaw puzzles, card games, board games, and adult coloring books available for free to students. Laney Media Dept. hosts end-of-year screening May 25 from 6:30 to 9 PM in Laney’s Theatre building, room 426; for more info, e-mail mleech(at)peralta.edu. California primaries to be held on June 7 California residents can check to see if they are properly registered by visiting vote.org or sos.ca.gov/elections. Deadline to […]

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Upcoming events: May 5 to May 21

May 5, 2016 4:39 PM

Laney Teach-In connects Flint water crisis to Oakland’s ‘toxic neglect’ Local teachers and former Flint resident host discussions at Laney Forum on May 5 from 12:30 to 4:30 PM. Laney student exhibition, ‘Oakland Ambiguity,’ now open Reception on May 6 at June Steingart Gallery in Laney’s Tower building at 4 PM; exhibit runs until May 20. Alameda Chamber of Commerce CEO Forum On May 12 from 6:30 to 8 PM, Chancellor Jowel Laguerre hosts discussion on local businesses in COA’s F building. Poet and educator John Oliver Simon to receive Lifetime Achievement Award Starstudded poetry reading in BCC 5th Floor […]

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Upcoming events: April 21 to May 5

April 21, 2016 11:46 AM

EcoFest Sustainability Festival at Laney Face painting, car show, farmers’ market, fashion show, performing arts, and more on April 21 from 10 AM to 3 PM. Last day to drop courses with a W April 23 is the last day to drop regular session course; a W will appear on your transcript, and outstanding fees will still be due. African American Youth Summit at Laney On April 23 in the Laney Gym from 8:30 AM to 4 PM, young people can learn about Africa, the Black Panthers, and job development. Berkeley Art Museum Pacific Film Archive free for BCC students […]

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Upcoming events: April 7 to April 17

April 7, 2016 1:39 PM

Student government elections Voting will take place on April 12/13, at the BCC Atrium, the Laney Tower building, Merritt R-127, and the CoA quad, respectively. Peralta College students vote on Prop. A At your student govt. (voting locations above), vote on whether to approve the EasyPass program. Art and Community Show at Merritt College Art and Music students and faculty present their work on April 15 from 6 to 8 PM at the Barbara Lee Science Center. Free BCC computer classes Starting on April 13, Berkeley Public Library Central Branch hosts basic computer classes Wednesdays at 12 PM in the […]

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November 13, 2015 1:16 PM

Friday/November 13 “Art, Engineering, and Fabrication Discussion Panel” Three expert panelists come together for an informal discussion on art and engineering in a variety of professional settings. Will Buchanan is a sculptor, blacksmith, and product design engineer. Peter Tjeerdsma is a video artist, light sculptor and experienced designer. Andy Fuller is an Oakland-based artist whose large-scale kinetic and experimental artwork has shown internationally. Denise Hill, a member of Flaming Lotus Girls, herds electrons, meddles with steel and copper and builds a mean first aid kit. Shahgin Ghaemian is an architectural designer. 5 pm in room A239 at Laney College. Contact […]

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