Students vs. Pandemics at Cal is an interdisciplinary group of UC Berkeley undergraduate and graduate students aiming to make a positive impact on health and overall wellness during times of crisis. Our three primary goals are to improve transparency and communication, build community at Cal, and identify needs and innovate solutions.
MEET OUR FOUNDERS.
Take a look at some of our ongoing projects below! Interested in joining a project or proposing a new initiative? Join our team or contact us via email. Find completed projects at the bottom of this page.
Meditation and Mindfulness Workshops
We’re planning to release a series of videos and livestreams during which trained professionals direct students through stress-management techniques.
If you're interested in this project, let us know! Stay tuned on our social media!
We will be giving mental health professionals a platform to discuss pressing mental health issues and how to address them.
If you're interested, give us an email! Look for updates on social media!
We are collecting stories that detail individuals achieving in spite of the adversity brought on by this pandemic.
If you have a story, give us an email! Look for our posts on social media!
Public Health Information
We are currently researching vaccine development, vaccine design, and public health implications of its administration. We are also creating a guide on how to read COVID-19 Data.
If have any information, give us an email!
We are compiling tips on how to thrive academically at home this semester.
If you have any suggestions, give us an email!
We’re working on creating a comprehensive list of policy relating to the pandemic and its implications.
Want to collaborate? Let us know!
UC Berkeley Resources
We’re compiling information on work study students' eligibility for EBT, updates from the school, and creating a list of hospitals that accept SHIP
Want to help out? Let us know!
Supporting Vulnerable Populations:
We are laying the groundwork to create a phone application that focuses on contact tracing, mental health, and pandemic information. Included in this App would be a campus "hotspot" map and information to stop the spread
We are contacting Bay Area organizations with the hopes of publicizing their efforts, amplifying their message, and boosting service drives.
If you're interested in partnering with us, give us an email!