Join us for our next remote social event, the bIT Social Lounge this coming Thursday, March 2, 3 p.m. -4 p.m.
This Zoom-based social event utilizes a fun and accessible web app that allows us to join Zoom rooms and chat with our friends and colleagues on topics of shared interest. All attendees will also have a chance to win a $25 Amazon gift card!
Join the fun, here: https://bit.westarete.com/meetings/STiuNPBwjX26Zzj2tuQHl
Have trouble connecting? Get help in the bIT Slack #fun-help
You'll be able to see who is in each discussion room, and join the ones with topics of interest to you. Our themed discussion rooms are:
Topics: Gardening, farming, veggies, produce, recipes, cooking fails
Topics: Music, shows, entertainment, gigging, playing music, performing
Topics: Weddings, picnics, outdoor living, fishing, camping, Strawberry Creek
Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive
Topics: Art, culture, painting, crafting, movies, films, photography
Topics: Sports, teams, tailgating, kids sports, why Berkeley is better than Stanfurd
The T-Rex at Valley Life Sciences
Topics: Animal stories, pet shaming, wildlife encounters, bugs
A big thank you to West Arete, a certified benefit corporation, who built this app when they saw a need for a social tool that is usable for folks using assistive technologies – and for customizing the app for bIT and letting us use it for free!