Social Activities

Play well with others.

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COMMUNITIES OF PRACTICE (CoP). Nerd out with your people! These groups bring together staff with similar professional interests...

Share knowledge and professional development tips. The leadership provides expert advice and mentorship to members.

Check out these groups:

Academic Business Officers Group (ABOG)
Berkeley Events Network (BEN)
Berkeley Facilitator Network (BFN)
Berkeley Research Administrators Group (BRAG)
Business Process...

So happy together.

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IDENTITY-BASED ORGANIZATIONS. Share, support, and learn about each other—celebrate our staff diversity in a safe space...

You are always welcome in these communities:

Asian Pacific American Systemwide Alliance (APASA)
Berkeley Staff Assembly (BSA)
Berkeley Veterans
Black Staff & Faculty Organization (BSFO)
Cal Women's Network
Chancellor's Staff Advisory Committee (CSAC)
Native American Staff Council (NASC)

Socialize while you sweat.

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INTRAMURAL SPORTS. Wanna play your favorite sport on a competitive or recreational level? Bring your friends, or make new ones!...

Work your body and build your team skills. It's a win no matter what the score ends up being. Game on!

People. Interesting people.

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SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS. Socialize with a community that advances a specific area of knowledge...

Sound interesting? Work is usually focused on specific tasks or interests with no official governing body.

Here are the current groups on campus:

Berkeley HEROES
University Section Club
W6BB Amateur Radio Club

Staff Organizations work together to offer individuals the opportunity to become more...

It‘s team to get serious.

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SPORTS CLUBS. Okay, though many of these 34 clubs are competitive, new participants of all skill levels are always welcome...

Some offer instructional and/or recreational opportunities. So go ahead, push your personal limits. You can do it!

Birds of a feather.

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COMMUNITY-SPECIFIC HEALTH. It's good to connect with and get support from others who share similar identities as our own...

While Berkeley strives to be a cohesive, diverse community, sometimes we may feel like we just want to stick together with our people, our crew.

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Be a happy camper.

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CAL ADVENTURES. Get out in Nature, like the bear that you are. Classes and clinics and camps—cool!...

Try out your sleuthing skills (you did know that a group of bears is a sleuth, right?) and find yourself a memorable adventure with other Berkeley folk and the local community.

Welcome to the club.

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STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS. Hang with people who share the same interests as you—so many tastes, so little time!...

Try something new—you can learn from someone else and learn something about yourself. Link up at CalLINK!