Last Build Date: Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:43:04 +0000
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:59:17 +0000Alvaro Silberstein, MBA 17, hopes to become the first person to navigate three iconic routes in the Paine de Torre National Park in a wheelchair.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000Still 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
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:20:26 +0000The 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
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:20:04 +0000Erin Ptaschinski is among 65 female skydivers who just set a world record in vertical formation
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:14:08 +0000Michael Freeling has been awarded the McClintock Prize for Plant Genetics and Genome Studies for his fundamental contributions to the understanding of gene and genome biology
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000Comedian Lewis Black says is turning to millennials post-Trump, and they "better not f--- up."
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 20:21:18 +0000A 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
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:13:32 +0000The prize for early-career scientists was announced Dec. 4 at the Breakthrough Prize gala
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:37:21 +0000Robert Hass ready to hand over direction of the beloved reading series
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 20:07:15 +0000Ignacio Tinoco Jr., who was best known for his work in RNA folding, died Nov. 15 at the age of 85
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 19:21:33 +0000Physicist Mary Gaillard, biologist Krishna Niyogi and environmental lawyer Holly Doremus honored by nation's top scientific organization
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 18:17:38 +0000Asa Bradman, an associate professor in the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, has been appointed to the National Organic Standards Board.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 19:54:22 +0000A book dealing with customs and rituals around death has earned UC Berkeley historian Thomas Laqueur a top literature prize.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 22:02:48 +0000Seth Holmes, a UC Berkeley associate professor of medical anthropology and public health, is a recipient of a 2016 American Anthropological Association award for his work on immigration, health and inequality.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 22:50:50 +0000Two films by recent graduates of UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism are on the shortlist of documentary contenders for Oscars, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts announced recently.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000Aileen Suzara, who earned her master’s degree at UC Berkeley in public health nutrition, has been awarded the 2016 Foundations for Change: Thomas I. Yamashita Prize.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 16:04:42 +0000Mikel Delgado on her road from punk and pigeons to cats and squirrels
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000In recent weeks, Donald Trump has suggested that the electoral system is "rigged" or could be hacked to manipulate the outcome of this year’s campaign for the White House. But Betsy Cooper, executive director of the Center for Long-term Cybersecurity at UC Berkeley, says it’s highly unlikely a hacker could shift the victory from one candidate to the other. What we should really worry about, she warns, is a much bigger risk.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 22:30:29 +0000University Professor honored for explaining and predicting the properties of new materials
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000Niall Ferguson finds parallels with the current U.S. presidential campaign.