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Last Build Date: Thu, 17 Aug 2017 22:49:30 +0000


Campus welcomes new students: ‘Find your neighborhoods’

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0000

“It’s very inspiring meeting new students — hearing about all the excellent things they’ve done in the first chapters of their lives,” says freshman Michael Sigua

New eight-day Golden Bear Orientation starts Tuesday

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0000

A comprehensive new welcome for incoming students stretches over the eight days before classes start

Campus to conduct full-scale earthquake drill Aug. 11

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 13:00:00 +0000

The exercise will help Berkeley practice and evaluate the campus's response to the 6.8-magnitude earthquake on the Hayward Fault

Staffers bring their best selves to campus’s NOW Conference

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 23:20:00 +0000

This year's daylong event was dedicated to helping staff find ways to create a kinder, more inclusive workplace

Aug. 16-17 CRISPRcon to focus on societal issues of gene editing

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 15:00:02 +0000

Conference will draw farmers, doctors, patients, environmentalists, consumers, nonprofits, community leaders as well as scientists for a broad-ranging discussion

An aspiring nanotechnologist emerges from summer camp

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0000

Family 1st Architecture Camp, for middle-schoolers, opened up new worlds for Savion Green. Now, he's working to save the world

Exhibit opens: Migrants riding La Bestia up through Mexico

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0000

Center for Latin American Studies showcases art depicting the dangerous train carrying Central Americans north toward the U.S.

Pianist found his path at Berkeley, returns to lead Ojai music fest

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0000

When Vijay Iyer came to UC Berkeley in the early 1990s, he didn’t know he would go on to become what the New Yorker referred to as 'the most lauded piano player in jazz'

Botanical Garden extends summer hours on Twilight Tuesdays

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 18:30:03 +0000

Sunset and dusk in the garden, two Tuesdays a month; also, a free shuttle from central campus on weekends all summer long

Caps off to Berkeley graduates of 2017!

Wed, 24 May 2017 00:00:00 +0000

A collection of moments from commencement 2017 in words, photos and videos

Botanical Garden hosts giant bird’s nest built with natural fiber, digital tools

Tue, 23 May 2017 00:00:00 +0000

Graduate students in architecture work with associate professor M. Paz Gutierrez aim big as they begin to unravel the elaborate construction secrets of the weaver bird

Five activist scholars awarded social change prizes

Fri, 19 May 2017 16:00:40 +0000

UC Berkeley’s Institute for the Study of Societal Issues awarded social change prizes to five local activist scholars, including three Berkeley students engaged in education-related projects.

UC Berkeley to open first university center for Silk Road study in North America

Wed, 03 May 2017 07:01:00 +0000

Dedicated to the study of the historical trading networks, the center owes its inception to a $5 million gift by two branches of the Tang family

Celebrating ‘barefoot anthropology’ — a Q&A with Nancy Scheper-Hughes

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0000

To honor her work, Berkeley’s Department of Anthropology is holding a two-day conference on May 1 and 2 called “Anthropology on the Front Lines."

Backstage at Le Temple de la Gloire, a master of wigs

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:59:00 +0000

Mazena Puksto and her assistant put hair on the heads of more than 30 performers for 1745 opera-ballet, the latest production from Cal Performances

Campus did ‘everything in its power’ to protect Coulter’s rights, students’ safety

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:36:48 +0000

At an afternoon news conference, Dan Mogulof, assistant vice chancellor for public affairs, and Capt. Alex Yao of the UC Police Department said the campus had done everything in its power to protect Coulter’s First Amendment rights while also ensuring the safety of the campus community.

Campus, city to mark WWII internment of Japanese Americans, 75 years on

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:41:48 +0000

Seventy-five years ago, during WW II, 1,300 people of Japanese ancestry in Berkeley were rounded up and moved into prisons called internment camps

Swing, science, sentience make for a memorable Cal Day 2017

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0000

UC Berkeley opened its doors Saturday for Cal Day, its annual all-day open house, and tens of thousands prospective and current students, alumni, families and friends flooded the campus to explore its many resources and opportunities.

Big Ideas pitch day: seeding the future

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0000

With the help of funding from the Big Ideas@Berkeley competition, Adam Rao created Tabla, a device that uses sound waves to detect the presence of pneumonia

Campus announces new date for talk by conservative pundit Coulter

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 22:41:58 +0000

A talk by Ann Coulter, the conservative author and pundit whose invitation to speak on campus sparked new concerns over safety and security, can be rescheduled for the afternoon of Tuesday, May 2, Berkeley officials announced today.