Next Up: CalSLAM Celebrates Homecoming!
GOAL: Create a space where different communities and community members can come together and share a little piece of their homes with each other HOW: BY ANY ARTISTIC MEANS NECESSARY CalSLAM is putting together a “Homeland” themed event in the Multicultural Center for Homecoming on Friday October 14th at 7pm. Because it’s a homecoming event, we want to bring our homes here and celebrate...
CalSLAM Open Mic and Slam featuring Joshua...
CalSLAM: UC BERKELEY OPEN MIC/POETRY SLAM – Every 3rd THURSDAY Shake off those summer cobwebs, bring those new pieces, and start off the semester right with CalSLAM’s first open mic and slam of the year, featuring Oakland poet Joshua Merchant! —- JOSHUA MERCHANT is the 2011 Youth Speaks San Francisco Grand Slam Champion and member of the 2011 Brave New Voices Bay Area Team. He is now...
Beats, Rhymes, and Mics
Hello all! Do you love hip-hop, spoken word, and/or electronic music? Are you interested in joining Students for Hip-Hop, CalSLAM, or elecTONIC and want to find out more about what each student organization does? If so, come to the MCC on Friday to see each group in action. elecTONIC will start the night off with some student DJs, CalSLAM poets will grace the mic with their poetry, and...
Successful first week of school festivities
A HUGE thank you to everyone that came out to our first writing workshop on Monday and general meeting on Saturday. It was amazing to see lots of new faces sprinkled amongst the familiar ones! We had a great time getting to know everyone and start the semester off with a solid duo of gatherings. Creative juices were flowing, and we even got pretty close and comfy- yes, thats right: on the floor...
First General Meeting today!
Help us kick off this slam season at our first general meeting, 228 Dwinelle Hall at 3 p.m. Learn more about CalSLAM and what havoc we’ll be wreaking this year.