Bowling with Bears!

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Sunday, February 25 at 1:30 PM – 4 PM
Kearny Mesa Bowl
7585 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, California 92111

This is a family friendly event for all ages! We plan to bowl together on a few lanes and will reserve more lanes based on interest in this Facebook event. Please RSVP to help determine numbers!

*Plan on arriving around 1:30/1:40pm to get your bowling shoes and join a lane. Bowling starts at 2:00pm.
*Cost is $10 per person for 2 hours of bowling.
*Shoe Rental is $4.
*Bumpers are available for Free in every lane

**The Club will be sponsoring the first few pizzas and some adult beverage pitchers! =)


Speaker Lunch Event: “The Sentence that Changed the World” with Dr. Benjamin Santer

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Saturday, February 24, 2018, 12 – 3 pm. Orange County Cal Alumni club presents A Special Lunch & Speaker Event at Orange Hill Restaurant.
Join us for a thoughtful discussion on CLIMATE CHANGE with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory climate scientist Dr. Benjamin Santer and celebrate UC Berkeley’s 150th anniversary!
tickets & Info:

In partnership with the Center on Civility and Democratic Engagement, the Orange County Cal Alumni Club presents a special lunch and speaker event in celebration of UC Berkeley’s 150th Anniversary!

Dine with us at the prestigious Orange Hill Restaurant on Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 12 noon – 3 p.m.

Distinguished Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory climate scientist Dr. Benjamin D. Santer will address the impact of climate change on the planet in a thoughtful and engaging discussion.

Advance sale tickets are $30 for members of any Cal Alumni Chapter in Southern California and $35 for non-members and guests. Prices will be $40 and $45 at the door. Each ticket includes a delicious buffet lunch and spectacular views of Southern California.

The event also commemorates UC Berkeley Class of 1968’s 50-year reunion anniversary. If you would like more information about connecting with Class of 1968 classmates, please email Bill Hsiang ’68 at

Speaker Lunch Event: “The Sentence that Changed the World” with Dr. Benjamin Santer
Orange Hill Restaurant
6410 E Chapman Ave
Orange, CA 92869

Pre-sale tickets:
Cal Alumni chapter members: $30
Non-members and guests: $35

At-the-door tickets:
$40 for members of any Cal Alumni chapter in SoCal
$45 for non-members and guests

For more information about the event and to buy tickets, go to

Volunteer with SD Cal Alumni for “Feeding San Diego”

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Saturday, March 10, 9-11am. Join fellow SD Cal Alumni and volunteer with “Feeding San Diego”.

There is space for up to 12 volunteers.  Each volunteer must sign-up online, directions follow.

1.         Visit
2.         Click “Sign in” in the upper right hand corner and follow the steps as instructed.
3.         During this step, you will be asked to enter your groups join code: 1788
4.         Once you return to the main page, scroll down until you find your group’s volunteer shift.
5.         Click the “Sign Up” button to the left of your group’s volunteer shift.
6.         Each Volunteer will receive a confirmation email when signed up successfully.

A parent may sign a youth (6 years or older) volunteer up by creating a separate account using the same email address, just be sure to choose a different user name for each account online. After signing up the child for the volunteer shift be sure to bring a paper waiver for any volunteers under 18 years, with a parent or guardian signature. The paper waiver is located here:

Important Reminders
All volunteers must wear closed-toe shoes in order to participate.
Any adults not signed up online must bring a paper waiver
Volunteers must be 6 and older and any volunteers under 18 years must bring a paper waiver, with a parent or guardian signature.

On the day of your event
•           Arrive at 9455 Waples Street, Suite 135 San Diego, CA 92121.
•           Sign in, complete a name tag, and drop off waivers.
•           Wait in the Volunteer Center for your Volunteer Event to begin.
•           Volunteers will take a distribution center tour which will end at the project location.
•           Make an impact! Bring a donation of nonperishable food like peanut butter, canned vegetables, or canned chicken.


CAL Rose Parade Float Decoration!

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Thursday, December 28 at 7p – 10:30p The San Gabriel Valley Chapter is coordinating SoCal Alumni for Rose Parade float decorating!
They need at least 20 people to sign up in order for folks to be grouped together as one party so they’re asking other SoCal chapters to help spread the word to create one large Cal group of volunteers.
Click here for the SGV chapter created Facebook event page. Click here for the volunteer sign-up page provided by Paradiso Parade Floats. Click here for the official Tournament of Roses volunteer page for general info. If you have questions, email Susie Tang, the vice president of the San Gabriel Valley chapter.

Cal Basketball at SDSU

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Saturday, December 9th 2pm tip-off.
Pre-party at Park & Rec 12-1:30.
Park and Rec University Heights 4612 Park Boulevard San Diego, CA 92116 (619)795-9700,  21+.
Game viewing for those not attending the game.

Cal Alumni Tailgate vs UCLA

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November 24th, Rose Bowl. Pasadena.

Hey Cal Alumni! Let’s make the Rose Bowl Bear Territory!

Join Cal Alumni of Los Angeles Chapter and the Cal Alumni Club of Long Beach as they invade Pasadena at the official Cal Alumni Tailgate before the Cal vs UCLA game at the Rose Bowl!

Athletic Director Mike Williams (Class of ’82) will be present, as well as a few other special guests from the University.

The tailgate, located adjacent to the Rose Bowl, will feature a ​delicious ​meal ​with ​garden ​salad, ​hot ​dogs, ​burgers, ​BBQ ​chicken ​sandwiches, ​fresh ​fruit, ​pasta ​salad, ​cookies, ​brownies, ​chips, ​coffee, ​iced ​tea, ​fruit ​punch, ​and ​soda. Beer ​and ​wine ​is ​included ​for ​those ​21 ​and ​over! (Note: Game ticket and parking not included.)

Purchase tickets here:

Go Bears!

Presented by the Cal Alumni of Los Angeles Chapter and the Cal Alumni Club of Long Beach.

Cal Alumni Association Event, Wed Oct 4th

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A Matter of Degree: California Spending on Prisons and Higher Education
Wednesday, October 4
7 p.m. Reception and light refreshments
7:45 p.m. Panel discussion and Q&A
Los Angeles Music Center
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 5th Floor
135 N. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012

For more information & to REGISTER, click here

Attend this event in person at the Los Angeles Music Center to enjoy a hosted reception, enlightening discussion, and the chance to speak with former legislators and Cal faculty and officials about the nationwide trend of disinvestment in higher education.

Kim Baldonado ’87, News Reporter, NBC4 Los Angeles
Robert Birgeneau Ph.D., Chancellor Emeritus, UC Berkeley
Carol Liu ’63, C.EAS ’82, Former California State Senator and Chair of the Senate Education Committee
Steven Raphael Ph.D. ’96, Professor
James D. Marver, Chair in Public Policy


First Game Viewing Party!

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A group of die hard Cal football fans came out to support our team last Saturday to watch our beloved Bears defeat the Tar Heels of UNC. Saturday, Sept. 2nd was our first game viewing of the year at Park and Rec (in the area called the “Garage”) in University Heights. Owned by our very own John Pani (class of ’91), the address is  4612 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92116. Game time was 9:20 am sharp and was a private event for Cal fans only. Raffles, Corn Hole, and prizes!

Holiday Bowl Events- On-going

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Fall BIG 10/Pac-12 Happy Hour – Wednesday, September 20th.

These events are really fun. If you want to hobnob with other Cal folks as well as alums from the other 25 schools, this is a great opportunity! Keep checking back for updates. See you there!

Fall BIG 10/Pac-12 Happy Hour – Wednesday, September 20th
Bocce Bash – Saturday, August 12th
B1G/Pac-12 Alumni Happy Hour – Thursday, June 8th
Golf Classic – Monday, June 5th
see below for details…

Fall BIG 10/Pac-12 Happy Hour – Wednesday, September 20th
The Fall BIG 10/Pac-12 Happy Hour will be Wednesday, September 20th, 5:30 -8:00 p.m.. 5:30 -8:00 p.m. at Elbowroom; 5225 Kearny Villa Rd, San Diego CA 92123. The restaurant will close for our event, wear your BIG 10/Pac-12 college gear. There will be free food and drink specials!

Bocce Bash – Saturday, August 12, 2017
Join us for one of the most fun events of the year (besides the Holiday Bowl!). This year Bocce is happening on the field at Qualcomm Stadium, don’t miss this once in a lifetime event! More details:

B1G/Pac-12 Alumni Happy Hour – Thursday, June 8, 2017
The Holiday Bowl Alumni Happy Hour will take place on Thursday, June 8th at 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m at The Loading Dock in Little Italy; 2400 Kettner Blvd, San Diego 92101. Free Valet Parking for BIG TEN and PAC 12 Alumni.  DJ, Free food, drinks specials, etc. Facebook invite:

Golf Classic – Monday, June 5, 2017
The Holiday Bowl is holding Early Bird pricing for Alumni foursomes – $1,000. Email and let her know you want in on a fun day of golf.
Click here for entry form (pdf) or visit us on FaceBook