Thursday, June 11th @ 12PM and 9PM: on this episode of Soapbox Derby, host Jameson Weiss sits down with Jonathan Kolstad to discuss how to safely reopen the economy amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Notice to UC Students and Community Members:
Due to the current circumstances around COVID19 and the continued closure of the UC Berkeley campus, we will be postponing our Summer Recruitment. Anyone who expressed interest in joining us in June will be contacted regarding the fall recruitment dates. We will open up our Fall Recruitment to all students. Community members will have an opportunity to sign up as well, those spots will be on a first come, first served basis.
Thursday, May 21ist @ 12PM and 9PM on Soapbox Derby, Adam Mann talks about contact tracing with Dr. Mike Reid, assistant professor at UCSF School of Medicine. As shelter in place rules are relaxed and Californians are venturing out again, the state, along with UCSF, is busy training contact tracers to track the spread of the virus.
On this week's Soapbox Derby, Adam Mann talks with John Kabateck of the National Federation of Independent Business about the state of the Bay Area and California economy during the ongoing COVID-19 epidemic. Based in Sacramento, John Kabateck is the State Director of NFIB, and is also the president of Kabateck Strategies, a business consulting firm. John and Adam discuss the state of California's economy, where things might go from here, and John shares some resources to help small businesses who are struggling.