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Holiday shopping? Look no further than UC Berkeley

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000

From reusable clothes at the ReUSE store to gardens to grow at home from the UC Botanical Garden to a hand-crafted ceramics from the Berkeley Art Studio, there's something for everyone

Vigil for fire victims marks ‘loss to the world,’ times five

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000

Still reeling from the Oakland warehouse fire that claimed 36 lives — including five people with ties to UC Berkeley — the campus community gathered today for a solemn tribute at Zellerbach Hall

Vigil Thursday for those lost in the Oakland fire

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:03:45 +0000

Campus to gather at noon at Zellerbach Hall to honor the memory of all who have been lost, from Berkeley and beyond

Campus mourns five killed in Oakland warehouse fire

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:20:26 +0000

The official death toll from Oakland’s warehouse fire has been updated to include two UC Berkeley students, two recent graduates and a community volunteer at the campus radio station

Three from campus community confirmed as fire victims

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 20:21:18 +0000

A junior majoring in media studies, a recent graduate and a KALX radio station volunteer were among the dozens who perished in the Ghost Ship warehouse tragedy

Update on the Oakland warehouse fire tragedy

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:00:43 +0000

Updated campus information on Oakland warehouse fire.

For Chancellor’s Community Partnership Fund, it’s the season of giving

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 01:00:00 +0000

As a leader of Berkeley Scholars to Cal, a program that receives funding from UC Berkeley's Chancellor's Community Partnership Fund, Sidney Lee is helping others like her — students with promise and ambition, but lacking a game plan — to map a college path of their own.

University of California releases principles in support of undocumented community members

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:44:08 +0000

The University of California announced today that it will vigorously protect the privacy and civil rights of the undocumented members of the UC community and will direct its police departments not to undertake joint efforts with any government agencies to enforce federal immigration law.

Holiday help wanted: Meals for students

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:00:47 +0000

Faculty, staff and students can help alleviate food insecurity

California’s higher ed leaders appeal to Trump: Keep DACA

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:07:58 +0000

Leaders of California's public university and college systems are calling upon President-elect Donald Trump to continue the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and allow students known as Dreamers to continue to pursue their education in the United States

It takes less than a second to tell humans from androids

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:00:15 +0000

TV shows may have us fooled, but in real life, our brains make accurate snap judgments about what is real.

Chancellor’s message: Support for undocumented students

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 21:19:23 +0000

"This is a time to be united in support for all students in need," the chancellor said in a Thanksgiving eve message.

Statistician calls for audit to address election hacking fears

Tue, 22 Nov 2016 18:20:14 +0000

Double-check needed before Electoral College cements presidential results on Dec. 19

Best of Berkeley on TV, fall 2016

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 19:08:13 +0000

What's Berkeley been up to? Catch the highlights on the newsreel of TV coverage of the campus for the last few months.

Thanksgiving arrives early at Albany Village

Fri, 18 Nov 2016 19:05:08 +0000

For the third year in a row, the UCPD delivered turkey and the trimmings to student families.

Cal gets in the spirit for the Big Game

Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000

The Big Game — the infamous annual showdown between the California Golden Bears and the Stanford Cardinal — kicks off tomorrow (Nov. 19) at 2:30 p.m. at California Memorial Stadium on UC Berkeley’s campus.

Re-entry embodies Berkeley vets’ words as ‘verbatim theater’

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000

Trè Bunker, along with other veterans on campus, shared their stories of war as raw material for Re-entry: The process of resilience, the latest piece by the Department of Theater, Dance and Performance Studies.

Fixing a hole: pain, progress as Berkeley seeks to repair its budget

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 18:49:42 +0000

A Q&A with Carol Christ, Berkeley's interim provost

Be the Berkeley Effect: Big Give is here

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 18:47:46 +0000

The butterfly effect explains change; the Berkeley Effect changes the world. And UC Berkeley is inviting the world to be the Berkeley Effect by donating to the university during today’s Big Give, the annual fundraising

Cal Performances’ new program aims to delve deep into artistic inspiration

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 17:57:07 +0000

A new program explores the journey from a literary work to a live performance