National Postdoc Appreciation Week 2017

National Postdoc Appreciation Week is Sept 18-22, 2017!
At UCLA, we appreciate our postdocs, and we’ve got a week of activities to show it. Below is a list of events for NPAW 2017 at UCLA.
 
 
Monday, September 18th
We-Heart-Postdocs Appreciation Luncheon
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm
Location: UCLA Faculty Center, Sequoia Room
About: Join us for a free hot lunch and meet fellow UCLA Postdocs. Learn about some of the postdoc campus perks and postdoc community groups and events. (BruinCard required at check-in).
Co-hosted by: UCLA Graduate Division, UCLA Faculty Center
Tuesday, September 19th
Professional Development Planning Workshop
Date: Tuesday, September 19th
Time: 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Boyer 130
About:  Attend this professional development planning workshop to learn about how to make UCLA’s professional development resources work for your career goals, both at UCLA and beyond! All current postdoctoral scholars, and particularly new postdocs, are encouraged to attend this event.
Hosted by: David Geffen School of Medicine, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs for Biomedical and Life Sciences, UCLA Graduate Division
Postdoc Appreciation Booth
Time: 12-3pm
Location: UCLA Court of Sciences
About: Stop by the booth between 12-3 pm for free Diddy Riese cookies, snacks, giveaways, resources and a chance to win a new iPad!
Co-hosted by: UCLA Graduate Division, David Geffen School of Medicine, Sociable Postdoc Society
Walking Tour of North Campus
Time: 5pm to 6:30 or 7pm
Location: Bruin Bear, Bruin Plaza
About: Take an evening stroll and learn about the resources and spaces available on North Campus! Explore the sculpture gardens, find the Fowler Museum, and discover areas and opportunities for utilizing UCLA’s resources beyond the laboratory or library. Meet your tour guides at the Bruin Bear at 5pm! We will end the tour at Kerckhoff Coffeehouse around 6:30 or 7pm.
Hosted by: David Geffen School of Medicine, Sociable Postdoc Society
Wednesday, September 20th
Postdoc Appreciation Booth
Time: 12-3pm
Location: UCLA Court of Sciences
About: Stop by the booth between 12-3 pm for free Diddy Riese cookies, snacks, giveaways, resources and a chance to win a new iPad!
Co-hosted by: UCLA Graduate Division, David Geffen School of Medicine, Sociable Postdoc Society
Thursday, September 21st
UAW Movie Night
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Union Office (1541 Westwood Blvd, on Westwood and Ohio)
About: Join the Postdoctoral Scholars Union for a showing of “Ex Machina”! Enjoy a movie and some pizza with friends.
Hosted by: UAW
Friday, September 22nd
SPS Coffee Hour
Time: 1-3 pm
Location: Kerckhoff Coffee House
About: Take a well-deserved afternoon break! Come by, chat with fellow postdocs, and enjoy coffee and treats on us.
Hosted by: Sociable Postdoc Society
Special thanks to:
The National Postdoctoral Association
Sociable Postdoc Society
David Geffen School of Medicine, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs in the Biomedical and Life Sciences
UCLA Faculty Center
UCLA Graduate Division
Geffen Playhouse