School & College Events

Homecoming weekend has already occurred, but we invite you to explore 2018’s diverse array of events!

70 Scenes of Halloween

10/11/18 8 p.m.  
10/12/18 8 p.m.  
10/13/18 2 p.m.  
10/13/18 8 p.m.  
10/14/18 2 p.m.  

The Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies Department opens their 2018-19 season with 70 Scenes of Halloween, a sly and unconventional comedy that transforms a dispirited marriage into a frighteningly funny romp. A young couple seems set to spend Halloween in a state of mild boredom. But  dark forces emerge, forcing them to contend with ghosts and witches banging on windows and wielding butcher knives!

General Admission: $18 online in advance, $20 at the door. Students & Seniors, Cal Staff & Faculty, (ID required): $13 online in advance, $15 at the door. Special offer: use the code HOMECOMING for $5 off a general admission ticket! Max: 2 tickets/order. Tickets are available online.


Berkeley Haas Parent Welcome and Conversation

10/13/18 8:30 a.m.9:45 a.m.  

Join us for a personal welcome and conversation for Berkeley Haas parents. You will learn about opportunities and resources for Haas undergraduate students and hear from Haas leaders about how our school is redefining the business graduate. Q&A to follow. Students are welcome at this event.


College of Chemistry: Coffee with the Dean for Parents of Undergraduate Students

10/13/18 8:30 a.m.10 a.m.  

Please join us for coffee and pastries followed by a panel discussion and Q&A with College of Chemistry Undergraduate Dean John Arnold starting at 9 a.m. in 120 Latimer.

Limited to 150 people on a first come, first served basis.


College of Natural Resources Parents' Breakfast with the Dean

10/13/18 8:30 a.m.10 a.m.  

Get to know our new dean, David Ackerly, at this light breakfast. Q&A will follow with Ackerly and representatives from CNR’s office of instruction and student affairs.

Limited capacity on a first-come, first served basis.


Engineering Homecoming Kickoff

10/13/18 9 a.m.10:30 a.m.  

Engineering alumni, students, parents, and friends are invited to join us for refreshments and informal conversation with college deans, faculty, and fellow members of the Berkeley Engineering community. Explore interactive displays and archival images highlighting the college’s 150 years of innovation. Create your own homecoming souvenir at the Engineering 150 photo booth!


College of Natural Resources Picnic

10/13/18 11:30 a.m.1:30 p.m.  

The College of Natural Resources Alumni Association invites CNR alumni, students, parents, and members of the CNR community to the annual picnic. Enjoy the taco bar, refreshing drinks, and sweet treats as you connect with our growing CNR community. 

On-site registration is available on a first-come, first served basis: $40 for adults; $25 for Cal students and children (age 5–17).