Berkeley in the News Archive

Previous issues of Berkeley in the News are archived below. Past issues include summaries of the stories from that day as well as links to each story and source publication.

Friday, July 21, 2017
Big Bang phenomenon discovered in a crystal, Professor Bea issues new alarm on the Oroville Dam, Study finds electronic monitoring rules harm kids
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Professor Doudna to lead new gene-editing safety project, Berkeley researchers to work on housing resilience project in New Orleans, English Department co-sponsors new literacy program
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
3D-printed wearable sensor monitors core body temperature, Projecting the effects of climate change in California at a county-by-county level, The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Berkeley wins $21.6 million for brain project, A new way to discover chemical reactions, Teachers are better off with pensions than with 401(k)s
Monday, July 17, 2017
Maternal obesity linked to behavior problems in male offspring, Professor Stark's urban foraging mission
Friday, July 14, 2017
Students help human rights investigations with photo/video authentication, Space Sciences Lab offers Eclipse Megamovie app, Dropping in on Professor Peterson's language-creation class
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Stress amplifies toxic chemical exposure in developing fetuses, New tool improves CRISPR precision, Regents' committee aims to extend Berkeley admissions program to other campuses
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Some counties' parole rules trap juveniles in cycle of incarceration, Urging California to take action where current EPA won't, Berkeley ranked first for business majors wanting best bang for their buck, Berkeley College Republicans invite another controversial speaker to campus
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Berkeley named 4th best college for the money, Berkeley researchers win DARPA grant for implantable neural interface work promising health breakthroughs, English lecturer Georgina Kleege's take on blindness
Monday, July 10, 2017
Chancellor Christ declines campus residence, Berkeley's Moffitt Library changes with the times, Professor Hinshaw on the need for updated social attitudes toward mental illness
Friday, July 7, 2017
UC still on track for in-state enrollment goal, New exhibit explores history of La Bestia, Second peregrine falcon chick takes flight
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Sense of smell affects metabolism in mice, States are suing EPA over chlorpyrifos decision, Mike Neu brought back as head coach for Cal baseball
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Dinosaurs' loss was frogs' gain, Student-built archive documents city of Berkeley's social transformation in the 1970s, Peregrine falcon chicks on Campanile take flight
Friday, June 30, 2017
Mice use their whiskers to map their world, New climate map shows how American poor will suffer, Alum nominated for surgeon general
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Climate change will especially burn American South's economy, Salto-1P robot's amazing jumps, Remembering former law professor and dean Herma Hill Kay
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Dementia patients' longevity may depend on caregivers' mental health, CRISPR could help fight malaria and other insect-borne diseases, Chancellor announces plan to reduce budget deficit
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
New map shows climate change impact based on action and inaction, Oakland EcoBlock project takes neighborhood approach to sustainability, CRISPR's diagnostic potential, Meadow Valley Forestry Camp celebrates its centennial
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Poll finds Californians fear loss of Affordable Care Act, Professor Card and the debate over immigration and wage effects, Professor Keltner on the "power paradox"
Monday, June 19, 2017
Kenyan student in MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program interviewed on Channel Africa, A super dexterous, self-taught robot, China gives broad CRISPR patent to Professor Doudna's Intellia Therapeutics
Friday, June 16, 2017
Berkeley holds onto sixth place in global reputation ranking, Small earthquakes triggered by shifting weight of snow, Why homeownership is stuck at 50-year low, What Trump could learn from the Warriors
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Dressmakers are the professionals with the sharpest vision, Mollusk drill-holes show evolution of predator-prey relationships, Overdue study looks at mental health of corrections officers
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Our sun's long-lost twin? Simulator shows what eclipse will look like by zip code, Computing pioneer Charles Thacker dies
Monday, June 12, 2017
Professor Landry's work on a new tool for psychiatric drug development, ShakeAlert funding dropped from Trump's proposed federal budget, Professor Goldberg's optimistic take on a future of robots and humans collaborating, Ojai Music Festival on its way to Cal Performances
Friday, June 9, 2017
Cal and Under Armour officially launch their partnership, New IGS poll finds new gas tax unpopular, Professor Doudna on CRISPR's promise
Thursday, June 8, 2017
New IGS poll finds demographic split in voter inclinations in the governor's race, Professor Borenstein on consumers' cost of California's climate change efforts, Alum makes highly selective group of new astronaut candidates, Peregrine falcons nest on Campanile
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Study shows enculturability is more important than cultural fit in hiring, Improving patience by imagining the consequences of choices, Dawson Lab investigates redwoods' response to climate change
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Chancellor Dirks joins other university leaders in signing climate pledge, Mapping pollution around the Bay Area, A new public health collaboration with Bitmark
Monday, June 5, 2017
A dexterous new robot, Developing AI that is not overconfident, Explaining CRISPR technology on five different levels, Rolling back healthy school lunches despite evidence linking good nutrition to academic success
Friday, June 2, 2017
Puberty hormones found to affect brain plasticity and learning, Wealth inequality probably worse than previously thought
Thursday, June 1, 2017
Experts say leaving Paris accord unlikely to help economy, Berkeley to open large gender-inclusive locker room, The urban-rural divide, Alum joins race for lieutenant governor
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
American Chemical Society names Professor Pimentel's Mars Infrared Spectrometer a National Historical Chemical Landmark, Academic-oriented preschools better prepare children for school, Professor Glaser on viral racism
Thursday, May 25, 2017
DexNet 2.0 robot achieves unprecedented dexterity, Declining economic diversity at top colleges, A graphic novel about the death of Professor Harvey Stahl
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Creatures throughout the animal kingdom are conscientious, X-ray experiment solve flotation mystery, Book festival events at BAMPFA and Lawrence Hall of Science
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Green alga offers promise for sustainable biofuels and medicines, Air pollution from traffic appears to directly damage DNA, Adding curiosity to artificial intelligence
Monday, May 22, 2017
Early earthquake warning system gearing up for public roll-out, I-House offering scholarships to international students afraid of leaving the country between semesters, Recruiting low-income rural students
Friday, May 19, 2017
DJ Khaled serenades statistics graduates at commencement ceremony, Hope for restoring a lost sense of smell, Repealing Obamacare will most hurt self-employed
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Erwin Chemerinsky named dean of Berkeley Law, IGS study documents impact of low-income family's displacement in increasingly unaffordable San Mateo County, Professor Filippenko calls for prioritization of science funding, Professor Zakhor turns sights indoors
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
New promise for a male contraceptive, Graduating senior and Cal Nerds participant Carlos Sierra profiled on Univision, Robotic startup offers food delivery to students
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
BAMPFA gala a splendid success, Maz Jobrani's commencement address, Digital insecurity as the New Normal, Nicholas Weaver on WannaCry
Monday, May 15, 2017
Rare cosmic alignment allows Berkeley astronomers a glimpse of Io's waves of lava, Maz Jobrani's commencement address, Philanthropist Tad Taube on bringing historic art collection to the Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
Friday, May 12, 2017
Stellar graduating students profiled, Professor Bea testifies on Oroville Dam, Citizen science and the Great American Eclipse
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Journalism student Joe Bush highlights the tragic plight of deported veterans, Public panel will address issues related to being an undocumented UC student during the Trump administration, Professor Bea finds human omissions in state's report on the Oroville Dam's spillway failure
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Cal Rugby player Robert Paylor paralyzed after game injury, Study finds mixed results in anti-smuggling program at state prisons, Cemetery map in campus library aids identification of girl who died in 1876, Greek gala honors alum Gregg Perloff and wife Laura
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Professor Wildermuth to be honored for innovative science outreach project, Professor Shaiken on why Hollywood's labor unions continue to thrive, 17-year-old alum temporarily hits a wall
Monday, May 8, 2017
Cal sends the most alumni to Silicon Valley, Professor Patterson's new quest at Google, Berkeley College Republicans talk about life as a conservative at Berkeley
Friday, May 5, 2017
Alumni saving lives through stronger buildings and crops, Professor Dressing on the abundance of Earth-like planets in the habitable zones outside our Solar System, A multicultural wedding at the Botanical Garden
Thursday, May 4, 2017
New CRISPR discoveries could revolutionize disease diagnosis, Neutrino news from Daya Bay, A new center for Silk Road study, Berkeley ranked fifth most livable city in the U.S.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Professor Dreyfus remembered, Professor Xiao Qiang on Chinese netizens and the Great Firewall
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Berkeley and UC system excel at educating low-income students, Lecturer T. Geronimo Johnson wins Simpson Family Literary Prize, Federal budget for earthquake early warning system tentatively rises, China's rising inequality
Monday, May 1, 2017
Berkeley tops Forbes ranking of best value colleges, An anti-terrorism class honors memory of Berkeley victims, Drawing water from dry air, Professor Hubert Dreyfus remembered
Friday, April 28, 2017
A calm close to the cancelled Coulter visit, Chancellor Dirks on Berkeley's Free Speech legacy, Student writes about why he invited Coulter, A fun Summer Sessions class on fictional languages
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Coulter says she won't visit campus, An interview with Chancellor Dirks, Haas study finds bias in AT&T service
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
French Baroque masterwork comes to Zellerbach, Editorial notes that Coulter and other extremists are "using" Berkeley with disregard for students' safety
Monday, April 24, 2017
New Management, Entrepreneurship & Technology program greeted with enthusiasm, Cal Day excitement, August Vollmer remembered in exhibit and book
Friday, April 21, 2017
Editorial highlights Professor Bea's analysis of the Oroville Dam spillway failure, Professor Garbelotto's quest to control Sudden Oak Death, Campus to celebrate Cal Day on Saturday
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Professor Conboy weighs in on new aging study, Professor Alper on the 3-drug execution protocol, Professor Saul's favorite book
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Moffitt Library redesign pleases students, Berkeley experts propose solution to dearth of federal cybersecurity workers, Oral History Center releases interviews with Freedom to Marry campaigners, Campus to host March for Science
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Professor Bea issues major report on Oroville Dam failure, Chemistry department beats publication gap for underrepresented minorities, "Hippie Modernism" exhibit at BAMPFA named one of the best exhibits in the U.S. this spring
Monday, April 17, 2017
Students volunteer for justice at Berkeley Law's Human Rights Investigations Lab, Professor Auerbach on the border adjustment tax, Professor Slezkine on the tragic romanticism of Bolsheviks
Friday, April 14, 2017
New solar device pulls water from air, New CRISPR tool takes diagnostics to a new level, Alum Viet Thanh Nguyen on the benefits of ignorance and uselessness
Thursday, March 13, 2017
UC appeals CRISPR patent decision, Shoelace study unravels age-old mystery, Upcoming immigration-related events on campus
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Berkeley scientists to participate in new Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Berkeley moves up in Times Higher Education ranking, Making room for new students, Buddhist art exhibit at BAMPFA
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Brita joins campus in sustainability program, Public companies moving West, Scientists warn about the election's environmental stakes, Poet Mary Szybist in residency
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
New insights into the brain's hippocampus, Scientists aim to improve efficiency of photosynthesis, New poll finds Clinton losing ground but still leading in California
Monday, September 19, 2016
Anthropology professor emerita Elizabeth Colson dies, Professor Hood and the Bayview Opera House renovation, Professor Trujillo's new book on school reform
Thursday, September 15, 2016
New insights into the eye's color-sensing cells, Campus and city of San Francisco to carry on with smart transit research, Good news in housing recovery, Professor Walker's sleep tracker
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Federal assistance required if California wants water tunnels, Doctoral student Rebecca Taylor on Prop. 67 and plastic bag bans, Professor Arlie Hochschild's new book on longlist for National Book Award
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Berkeley again the top public school in U.S. News & World Report ranking, What mountaineering expeditions teach us about team management, Turning teenage defiance into a good thing
Monday, September 12, 2016
Campus experts weigh in on climate issues, How sleep deprivation hampers our emotional processing, New Magnes exhibit highlights Jewish life in Italy centuries ago
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Berkeley profile in Best Colleges 2016, Parchment ranking, Professor Hsiang on El Niņo's threat to the tropics, Fighting fire with fire
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Study finds latest generations of immigrants assimilating well, People of color most exposed to environmental health hazards, Search for the brightest needs to be expanded
Monday, September 21, 2015
Berkeley publishes landmark transparency report, Professor O'Connell finds Obama's administration the most diverse in history, Invisibility cloak a step closer to reality
Friday, September 18, 2015
Minorities disproportionately exposed to environmental hazards, Homeownership rates steadily decline, A tiny invisibility cloak, Inuit genes accommodate high-fat diet
Thursday, September 17, 2015
UC dominates list of colleges doing the most for low-income students, Berkeley second for number of applications, What's good for Inuits may not be good for you, Promising news for invisibility cloaks
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
UC shines in College Scorecard, Bovine leukemia virus linked to breast cancer risk, Professor Murayama on the Large Hadron Collider
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
The beetle behind the Valley fire, Professor Sugarman on e-cigarette policies, Berkeley 26th in QS World Universities Ranking
Monday, September 14, 2015
Janet Yellen profiled, Professor Auerbach on Jeb Bush's tax plan, Professor Neiman on making government more entrepreneurial
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement, Professor Gutierrez on climate change, Anton Tremsin's Timepix
Monday, September 22, 2014
Celebration of 50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement set to begin, Berkeley forest threatened by the King Fire, Science of Happiness MOOC launched
Friday, September 19, 2014
Professor Echaveste nominated U.S. ambassador to Mexico, Water experts win 2014 Obama-Singh Award, Used electric car batteries could help store state's renewable energy
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Berkeley Talks arts series set to begin Oct. 10, Stickleback fish evolution offers insight into DNA changes, Human faces evolved to look unique
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Prefrontal part of the brain linked to honesty, Berkeley ranks 8th for billionaire graduates
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Human faces evolved to be recognizable, Berkeley-Rupp Architecture Prize awarded, UC Ventures fund launched
Monday, September 15, 2014
New insight into Alzheimer's disease, Bird diversity better with mixed agriculture than with monocultures, Saving the pupfish, Professor Brewer's Gram Power project with USAID
Friday, July 21, 2017
Big Bang phenomenon discovered in a crystal, Professor Bea issues new alarm on the Oroville Dam, Study finds electronic monitoring rules harm kids
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Professor Doudna to lead new gene-editing safety project, Berkeley researchers to work on housing resilience project in New Orleans, English Department co-sponsors new literacy program
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
3D-printed wearable sensor monitors core body temperature, Projecting the effects of climate change in California at a county-by-county level, The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Berkeley wins $21.6 million for brain project, A new way to discover chemical reactions, Teachers are better off with pensions than with 401(k)s
Monday, July 17, 2017
Maternal obesity linked to behavior problems in male offspring, Professor Stark's urban foraging mission
Friday, July 14, 2017
Students help human rights investigations with photo/video authentication, Space Sciences Lab offers Eclipse Megamovie app, Dropping in on Professor Peterson's language-creation class
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Stress amplifies toxic chemical exposure in developing fetuses, New tool improves CRISPR precision, Regents' committee aims to extend Berkeley admissions program to other campuses
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Some counties' parole rules trap juveniles in cycle of incarceration, Urging California to take action where current EPA won't, Berkeley ranked first for business majors wanting best bang for their buck, Berkeley College Republicans invite another controversial speaker to campus
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Berkeley named 4th best college for the money, Berkeley researchers win DARPA grant for implantable neural interface work promising health breakthroughs, English lecturer Georgina Kleege's take on blindness
Monday, July 10, 2017
Chancellor Christ declines campus residence, Berkeley's Moffitt Library changes with the times, Professor Hinshaw on the need for updated social attitudes toward mental illness
Friday, July 7, 2017
UC still on track for in-state enrollment goal, New exhibit explores history of La Bestia, Second peregrine falcon chick takes flight
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Sense of smell affects metabolism in mice, States are suing EPA over chlorpyrifos decision, Mike Neu brought back as head coach for Cal baseball
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Dinosaurs' loss was frogs' gain, Student-built archive documents city of Berkeley's social transformation in the 1970s, Peregrine falcon chicks on Campanile take flight
Friday, June 30, 2017
Mice use their whiskers to map their world, New climate map shows how American poor will suffer, Alum nominated for surgeon general
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Climate change will especially burn American South's economy, Salto-1P robot's amazing jumps, Remembering former law professor and dean Herma Hill Kay
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Dementia patients' longevity may depend on caregivers' mental health, CRISPR could help fight malaria and other insect-borne diseases, Chancellor announces plan to reduce budget deficit
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
New map shows climate change impact based on action and inaction, Oakland EcoBlock project takes neighborhood approach to sustainability, CRISPR's diagnostic potential, Meadow Valley Forestry Camp celebrates its centennial
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Poll finds Californians fear loss of Affordable Care Act, Professor Card and the debate over immigration and wage effects, Professor Keltner on the "power paradox"
Monday, June 19, 2017
Kenyan student in MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program interviewed on Channel Africa, A super dexterous, self-taught robot, China gives broad CRISPR patent to Professor Doudna's Intellia Therapeutics
Friday, June 16, 2017
Berkeley holds onto sixth place in global reputation ranking, Small earthquakes triggered by shifting weight of snow, Why homeownership is stuck at 50-year low, What Trump could learn from the Warriors
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Dressmakers are the professionals with the sharpest vision, Mollusk drill-holes show evolution of predator-prey relationships, Overdue study looks at mental health of corrections officers
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Our sun's long-lost twin? Simulator shows what eclipse will look like by zip code, Computing pioneer Charles Thacker dies
Monday, June 12, 2017
Professor Landry's work on a new tool for psychiatric drug development, ShakeAlert funding dropped from Trump's proposed federal budget, Professor Goldberg's optimistic take on a future of robots and humans collaborating, Ojai Music Festival on its way to Cal Performances
Friday, June 9, 2017
Cal and Under Armour officially launch their partnership, New IGS poll finds new gas tax unpopular, Professor Doudna on CRISPR's promise
Thursday, June 8, 2017
New IGS poll finds demographic split in voter inclinations in the governor's race, Professor Borenstein on consumers' cost of California's climate change efforts, Alum makes highly selective group of new astronaut candidates, Peregrine falcons nest on Campanile
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Study shows enculturability is more important than cultural fit in hiring, Improving patience by imagining the consequences of choices, Dawson Lab investigates redwoods' response to climate change
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Chancellor Dirks joins other university leaders in signing climate pledge, Mapping pollution around the Bay Area, A new public health collaboration with Bitmark
Monday, June 5, 2017
A dexterous new robot, Developing AI that is not overconfident, Explaining CRISPR technology on five different levels, Rolling back healthy school lunches despite evidence linking good nutrition to academic success
Friday, June 2, 2017
Puberty hormones found to affect brain plasticity and learning, Wealth inequality probably worse than previously thought
Thursday, June 2, 2017
Experts say leaving Paris accord unlikely to help economy, Berkeley to open large gender-inclusive locker room, The urban-rural divide, Alum joins race for lieutenant governor
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
American Chemical Society names Professor Pimentel's Mars Infrared Spectrometer a National Historical Chemical Landmark, Academic-oriented preschools better prepare children for school, Professor Glaser on viral racism
Thursday, May 25, 2017
DexNet 2.0 robot achieves unprecedented dexterity, Declining economic diversity at top colleges, A graphic novel about the death of Professor Harvey Stahl
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Creatures throughout the animal kingdom are conscientious, X-ray experiment solve flotation mystery, Book festival events at BAMPFA and Lawrence Hall of Science
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Green alga offers promise for sustainable biofuels and medicines, Air pollution from traffic appears to directly damage DNA, Adding curiosity to artificial intelligence
Monday, May 22, 2017
Early earthquake warning system gearing up for public roll-out, I-House offering scholarships to international students afraid of leaving the country between semesters, Recruiting low-income rural students
Friday, May 19, 2017
DJ Khaled serenades statistics graduates at commencement ceremony, Hope for restoring a lost sense of smell, Repealing Obamacare will most hurt self-employed
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Erwin Chemerinsky named dean of Berkeley Law, IGS study documents impact of low-income family's displacement in increasingly unaffordable San Mateo County, Professor Filippenko calls for prioritization of science funding, Professor Zakhor turns sights indoors
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
New promise for a male contraceptive, Graduating senior and Cal Nerds participant Carlos Sierra profiled on Univision, Robotic startup offers food delivery to students
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
BAMPFA gala a splendid success, Maz Jobrani's commencement address, Digital insecurity as the New Normal, Nicholas Weaver on WannaCry
Monday, May 15, 2017
Rare cosmic alignment allows Berkeley astronomers a glimpse of Io's waves of lava, Maz Jobrani's commencement address, Philanthropist Tad Taube on bringing historic art collection to the Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
Friday, May 12, 2017
Stellar graduating students profiled, Professor Bea testifies on Oroville Dam, Citizen science and the Great American Eclipse
Thursday, April 11, 2017
Journalism student Joe Bush highlights the tragic plight of deported veterans, Public panel will address issues related to being an undocumented UC student during the Trump administration, Professor Bea finds human omissions in state's report on the Oroville Dam's spillway failure
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Cal Rugby player Robert Paylor paralyzed after game injury, Study finds mixed results in anti-smuggling program at state prisons, Cemetery map in campus library aids identification of girl who died in 1876, Greek gala honors alum Gregg Perloff and wife Laura
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Professor Wildermuth to be honored for innovative science outreach project, Professor Shaiken on why Hollywood's labor unions continue to thrive, 17-year-old alum temporarily hits a wall
Monday, May 8, 2017
Cal sends the most alumni to Silicon Valley, Professor Patterson's new quest at Google, Berkeley College Republicans talk about life as a conservative at Berkeley
Friday, May 5, 2017
Alumni saving lives through stronger buildings and crops, Professor Dressing on the abundance of Earth-like planets in the habitable zones outside our Solar System, A multicultural wedding at the Botanical Garden
Thursday, May 4, 2017
New CRISPR discoveries could revolutionize disease diagnosis, Neutrino news from Daya Bay, A new center for Silk Road study, Berkeley ranked fifth most livable city in the U.S.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Professor Dreyfus remembered, Professor Xiao Qiang on Chinese netizens and the Great Firewall
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Berkeley and UC system excel at educating low-income students, Lecturer T. Geronimo Johnson wins Simpson Family Literary Prize, Federal budget for earthquake early warning system tentatively rises, China's rising inequality
Monday, May 1, 2017
Berkeley tops Forbes ranking of best value colleges, An anti-terrorism class honors memory of Berkeley victims, Drawing water from dry air, Professor Hubert Dreyfus remembered
Friday, April 28, 2017
A calm close to the cancelled Coulter visit, Chancellor Dirks on Berkeley's Free Speech legacy, Student writes about why he invited Coulter, A fun Summer Sessions class on fictional languages
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Coulter says she's won't visit campus, An interview with Chancellor Dirks, Haas study finds bias in AT&T service
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
French Baroque masterwork comes to Zellerbach, Editorial notes that Coulter and other extremists are "using" Berkeley with disregard for students' safety
Monday, April 24, 2017
New Management, Entrepreneurship & Technology program greeted with enthusiasm, Cal Day excitement, August Vollmer remembered in exhibit and book
Friday, April 21, 2017
Editorial highlights Professor Bea's analysis of the Oroville Dam spillway failure, Professor Garbelotto's quest to control Sudden Oak Death, Campus to celebrate Cal Day on Saturday
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Professor Conboy weighs in on new aging study, Professor Alper on the 3-drug execution protocol, Professor Saul's favorite book
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Moffitt Library redesign pleases students, Berkeley experts propose solution to dearth of federal cybersecurity workers, Oral History Center releases interviews with Freedom to Marry campaigners, Campus to host March for Science
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Professor Bea issues major report on Oroville Dam failure, Chemistry department beats publication gap for underrepresented minorities, "Hippie Modernism" exhibit at BAMPFA named one of the best exhibits in the U.S. this spring
Monday, April 17, 2017
Students volunteer for justice at Berkeley Law's Human Rights Investigations Lab, Professor Auerbach on the border adjustment tax, Professor Slezkine on the tragic romanticism of Bolsheviks
Friday, April 14, 2017
New solar device pulls water from air, New CRISPR tool takes diagnostics to a new level, Alum Viet Thanh Nguyen on the benefits of ignorance and uselessness
Thursday, March 13, 2017
UC appeals CRISPR patent decision, Shoelace study unravels age-old mystery, Upcoming immigration-related events on campus
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Berkeley scientists to participate in new Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Berkeley moves up in Times Higher Education ranking, Making room for new students, Buddhist art exhibit at BAMPFA
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Brita joins campus in sustainability program, Public companies moving West, Scientists warn about the election's environmental stakes, Poet Mary Szybist in residency
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
New insights into the brain's hippocampus, Scientists aim to improve efficiency of photosynthesis, New poll finds Clinton losing ground but still leading in California
Monday, September 19, 2016
Anthropology professor emerita Elizabeth Colson dies, Professor Hood and the Bayview Opera House renovation, Professor Trujillo's new book on school reform
Thursday, September 15, 2016
New insights into the eye's color-sensing cells, Campus and city of San Francisco to carry on with smart transit research, Good news in housing recovery, Professor Walker's sleep tracker
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Federal assistance required if California wants water tunnels, Doctoral student Rebecca Taylor on Prop. 67 and plastic bag bans, Professor Arlie Hochschild's new book on longlist for National Book Award
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Berkeley again the top public school in U.S. News & World Report ranking, What mountaineering expeditions teach us about team management, Turning teenage defiance into a good thing
Monday, September 12, 2016
Campus experts weigh in on climate issues, How sleep deprivation hampers our emotional processing, New Magnes exhibit highlights Jewish life in Italy centuries ago
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Berkeley profile in Best Colleges 2016, Parchment ranking, Professor Hsiang on El Niņo's threat to the tropics, Fighting fire with fire
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Study finds latest generations of immigrants assimilating well, People of color most exposed to environmental health hazards, Search for the brightest needs to be expanded
Monday, September 21, 2015
Berkeley publishes landmark transparency report, Professor O'Connell finds Obama's administration the most diverse in history, Invisibility cloak a step closer to reality
Friday, September 18, 2015
Minorities disproportionately exposed to environmental hazards, Homeownership rates steadily decline, A tiny invisibility cloak, Inuit genes accommodate high-fat diet
Thursday, September 17, 2015
UC dominates list of colleges doing the most for low-income students, Berkeley second for number of applications, What's good for Inuits may not be good for you, Promising news for invisibility cloaks
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
UC shines in College Scorecard, Bovine leukemia virus linked to breast cancer risk, Professor Murayama on the Large Hadron Collider
Tuesday, August 15, 2015
The beetle behind the Valley fire, Professor Sugarman on e-cigarette policies, Berkeley 26th in QS World Universities Ranking
Monday, September 14, 2015
Janet Yellen profiled, Professor Auerbach on Jeb Bush's tax plan, Professor Neiman on making government more entrepreneurial
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement, Professor Gutierrez on climate change, Anton Tremsin's Timepix
Monday, September 22, 2014
Celebration of 50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement set to begin, Berkeley forest threatened by the King Fire, Science of Happiness MOOC launched
Friday, September 19, 2014
Professor Echaveste nominated U.S. ambassador to Mexico, Water experts win 2014 Obama-Singh Award, Used electric car batteries could help store state's renewable energy
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Berkeley Talks arts series set to begin Oct. 10, Stickleback fish evolution offers insight into DNA changes, Human faces evolved to look unique
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Prefrontal part of the brain linked to honesty, Berkeley ranks 8th for billionaire graduates
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Human faces evolved to be recognizable, Berkeley-Rupp Architecture Prize awarded, UC Ventures fund launched
Monday, September 15, 2014
New insight into Alzheimer's disease, Bird diversity better with mixed agriculture than with monocultures, Saving the pupfish, Professor Brewer's Gram Power project with USAID
Monday, September 23, 2013
A cross-generational study of pesticides, Professor Fletcher on the good side of frequent cellphone upgrades, Stadium's press box wins national award
Friday, September 20, 2013
Calcium could help acid-rain damaged forests recover, Four new legless lizard species identified, Crowdfunding for financial aid
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Promise for Education campaign launched to crowdfund financial aid, Parasite permanently alters host's brain
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Bacterial protein pump developed to boost biofuel production, Four new legless lizard species identified, A new system for fire management developed at Sagehen Creek Field Station
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Professor Yellen now frontrunner for Fed chair, Former professor, dean and provost Roderic Park dies, A $2.85 million grant for Jewish law institute
Monday, September 16, 2013
Emisssions monitoring to begin next year, Bill for early earthquake warning system awaits governor's signature, Professor Yellen's key rival for Fed chair drops out