Cal Week 2020 Information
Cal Week with Berkeley Hillel!
Berkeley Hillel welcomes the Class of 2024 and transfer students to UC Berkeley! We have a thriving Jewish community at Cal and we want to share it with you, even if we can’t gather in person. Check out the week full of virtual events to become acquainted with Berkeley Hillel!
Havdallah and Hang
Saturday, April 18th, 8:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Join the Berkeley Hillel community on Zoom to say goodbye to Shabbat and saying hello to a new week. Celebrate Havdalah and hang out with staff and students in the Jewish community at Cal. No previous knowledge or experience is necessary. Zoom link: https://hillel.zoom.us/j/442042440
Virtual Tour of Berkeley Hillel
Monday, April 20th, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Berkeley Hillel is offering an inside look into our building. Hop online and ZOOM through Hillel on our first-ever live virtual tour. We’ll be showing you the ins and outs with current students and staff to lead you through and answer any questions that come up. We’re bringing Berkeley Hillel to you! Zoom link: https://hillel.zoom.us/j/535393470
Student Panel on Housing at Cal:
Monday, April 20th, 6 – 7 p.m.
Dorms and housing are one of the big topics that many prospective students have questions about. Come speak to and hear from our current Fellows who are freshmen themselves and get the inside scoop on housing at Berkeley. Zoom link: https://hillel.zoom.us/j/94698922260
ZOOM RECORDING: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1jldombqo4-MtPBREPWSiy7lYTUw7YCGJ
First-Year Student Panel
Tuesday, April 21st, 6– 7 p.m.
Are you a newly-admitted student with questions for current students? Are you curious about Jewish life on campus? Looking for tips like the best places to study? Have questions about what dorm life is like? Join Berkeley Hillel’s First-year Student Panel and ask any and all questions. Zoom link: https://hillel.zoom.us/j/489635140
ZOOM RECORDING: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1jldombqo4-MtPBREPWSiy7lYTUw7YCGJ/view?usp=sharing
Upperclassmen and Transfer Student Panel
Offered at two times:
- Wednesday, April 22nd, 5 – 6 p.m. ZOOM RECORDING: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Qp5sdkUTnU5HvkEcsY5HFYZU-VAXLrNM
- Wednesday, April 22nd, 7 – 8 p.m. ZOOM RECORDING: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ukMk6ZB64kqWbsnq_Vy14Cj5gPsCmGJc
Are you a newly admitted upperclassmen, transfer, or exchange student with questions for current students? Join Berkeley Hillel’s Student Panel and ask any and all questions. Zoom link (same for both): https://hillel.zoom.us/j/694445268
Student Panel on Social Life
Wednesday, April 22nd, 6 – 7 p.m.
Intramural Sports, club teams, Greek life, clubs? Come hear about what Jewish Cal students do outside of attending class. https://hillel.zoom.us/j/98933081365
ZOOM RECORDING: https://drive.google.com/open?id=11pbWG6RD2BmtUxQJbrCBmhBzOJJetA90
Get to Know the Berkeley Hillel Staff
Thursday, April 23rd, 1 – 2 p.m.
The Berkeley Hillel staff is excited to welcome you to the community at Cal. The Berkeley Hillel staff come from diverse backgrounds and experiences and want to be a resource to you! Jump in and ask all of your questions or just hang out and say hello. Zoom link: https://hillel.zoom.us/j/189363584?pwd=V3BGbS9TcjYvd0xLTUR4bU5WbGVFUT09
Friday, April 24th, 6 – 7 p.m.
Take a break from Cal Week and join the Berkeley Hillel community for Shabbat online! No previous experience is necessary and we can’t wait to celebrate with you! Zoom link: https://hillel.zoom.us/j/199347726?pwd=cGlVZmkvdFdBajczczM5MVQvcExNZz09
Do you have specific questions or want to be connected one-on-one with a current student? Email Director of Engagement Molly Shapiro at firstname.lastname@example.org.