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9 November 2012

BERC Represented at All-Russia Science Festival

Just a few weeks ago, BERC was represented at the 7th All-Russia Science Festival in Moscow by Bret Strogen (2012 PhD in Environmental Engineering; 2010 BERC Symposium Co-chair).

6 November 2012

Hackers and incubators: the future of clean tech?

The upcoming #HackCitySF CleanWeb hackathon aims to get great minds together to apply web and mobile technologies to clean tech challenges.

5 November 2012

Department Spotlight: Berkeley School of Law

Students at Boalt Hall are engaging with energy law issues through coursework, cross-departmental projects and competitions, and organizing speaker and panel events open to the entire campus.

5 November 2012

Columbia Economics Review competition on the economics of US climate change legislation

Submit a policy recommendation and analysis via a 10-15 minute video presentation and a corresponding slide show or other visual aid to win $500 and recognition in CER and by the Earth Institute

5 November 2012

Global Business Plan Competition for Water Startups

Do you have an idea that changes the way millions of people use water? Imagine H2O’s Consumer Innovations Program supports entrepreneurs and startups with promising water solutions for individuals. Deadline Nov 15!

Co-Presidents Applications are in and we invite our membership to provide their comments!
1 November 2012

Call for BERC Co-President and Leadership Team Applications

Being part of the leadership team provides access to unique personal and career development opportunities, is an enormous amount of fun, and comes with it the responsibility of running a large and growing organization.

big ideas
31 October 2012

Clean & Sustainable Energy Alternatives Contest

Big Ideas@Berkeley is an annual innovation contest aimed at providing funding, support, and encouragement to students who have innovative solutions to challenges facing our campus, community or world. This year up to $300,000 is available to students with Big Ideas!!

30 October 2012

BERCshop: Ready, Set, Bid: Previewing California’s First Greenhouse Gas Auction

Please join us on Thursday, November 8th, 5:30 – 7:30, for a panel with cap-and-trade experts to discuss the mechanics of the auction, its goals, controversy and challenges surrounding the auction, and uses of the auction revenue.