A week in events: Oct. 13 to Oct. 19

Modified from Barbara Willi under Creative Commons by Sabrina Werts, Senior Staff
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Finished with midterms and ready to resume that wild life of yours again? Here’s a list of the best events this week. Get your flu shot, welcome the demolition of noisy construction on Sproul and the new ASUC Student Union and watch us — hopefully — beat UCLA at football all in this week.

Monday, Oct. 13

Noon: Flu shots at Tang, drop-in basis, free with SHIP, $30 without, Tang Center

4:10 p.m.: SCF-SGCA Parallel Computing workshop, free, 1011 Evans hall

Tuesday, Oct. 14

12:30 p.m.: Topping Out Ceremony for new ASUC Student Union, free, Eshleman hall

2:30 p.m.: EndNote Essentials for Busy Students, free, 450C Moffitt Undergraduate Library

7 p.m.: Blueprint LSAT prep, free with free Chipotle, 204 Dwinelle hall

7:30 p.m.: Bay City Blues, $20, Biscuits and Blues, San Francisco

Wednesday, Oct. 15

11 a.m.: Dockside tour of presidential yacht USS Potomac, free, Potomac Visitor Center, Oakland

4 p.m.: Berkeley Global Internships Info Session, free, 223 Moses hall

5 p.m.: Paws on the Square: puppy pampering, free, Jack London Square, Oakland

5 p.m.: ASUC SUPERB presents: Cloud Nothings Concert, free, Upper Sproul

5 p.m.: Harry Potter night, pay with meal points or cash, Clark Kerr dining commons

5 p.m.: Tolerating the Church lecture, free, 315 Wheeler hall

5:30 p.m.: Cal RAD Self Defense for Women, $10 for students, preregistration required, Foothill Assembly Room

8 p.m.: OBSCURA, a magic show, Aurora Theatre

8 p.m.: Glimpse Trio, free, Jupiter

Thursday, Oct. 16

10 a.m.: Ascend’s Cupcakin’ Bake Shop Fundraiser, $3 cupcakes, preorder available, Sproul Plaza

Noon: Job Interviewing workshop, free, preregistration required, Tang Center

6 p.m.: Piedmont Avenue Stroll, free, Piedmont Avenue, Oakland

8 p.m.: Australian Ballet’s Swan Lake, starting at $40, Zellerbach Hall

Friday, Oct. 17

11 a.m.: Downtime with Doggies, hosted by MBN, free, Upper Sproul

2 p.m.: Women’s soccer vs. Utah, free, Edwards Track Stadium

5 p.m.: Friday Night at OMCA: Night Market, $7.50 for 18 and over and nonmembers, Oakland Museum of California

7:30 p.m.: ASUC SUPERB presents: “Don’t Quit: the Joe Roth Story,” free, Wheeler Auditorium

8 p.m.: Childish Gambino and Erykah Badu concert, prices vary, Greek Theatre

11:59 p.m.: Sign-up deadline for AHOW volunteering, only residential hall students allowed, residential halls

Saturday, Oct. 18

11 a.m.: Free chef cooking demo and tasting, free, 2 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco

12:30 p.m.: Cal vs. UCLA Football Game, prices vary, Memorial Stadium

8 p.m.: “Summertime,” presented by UC Berkeley theater department, prices vary, Zellerbach Playhouse

11:59 p.m.: San Francisco Midnight Mystery Bike Ride, free, mystery location in San Francisco

Sunday, Oct. 19

8 a.m.: >play Hackathon, prices vary, Haas School of Business, Wells Fargo room

1 p.m.: ASUC SUPERB presents: Super Smash Bros. Melee Tournament, free, Pappy’s Grill and Sports Bar

3:30 p.m.: Softball game against UC Davis, free, Levine-Fricke Field

Image sources: Featured image modified from Barbara Willi by Sabrina Werts, senior staff

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