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.

Thursday, September 21, 2017
UC system to help Berkeley pay for Free Speech Week security, Professor Doudna on the latest CRISPR discovery, Professor Ranney's climate change education mission
Wednesday, August 20, 2017
Poll finds affordable housing a statewide concern, Warning against logging on public lands, The New York Times surveys Berkeley students and faculty on free speech
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
'Free Speech Week' gets a green light, Housing affordability a key concern of California voters, Dean Chemerinsky defends Sen. Feinstein
Monday, September 18, 2017
Chancellor Christ on her wide-ranging agenda, Dean Chemerinsky backs new DACA lawsuit, Professor Pempel on North Korea's nuclear threat
Friday, September 15, 2017
Campus breathes a sigh of relief following Shapiro visit, IGS poll finds Newsom still leads as gubernatorial candidate, Protecting DACA students, Squirrels categorize their nuts
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Campus prepares for Shapiro visit, Parasites threatened by climate change, More than luck likely involved with frequent lottery winners
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Campus readies for Ben Shapiro, "Free Speech Week" unconfirmed, Dean Chemerinsky on the Free Speech-Hate Speech trade-off
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Planning for the Ben Shapiro visit, Protecting DREAMers, Bidding farewell to the Cassini spacecraft
Monday, September 11, 2017
Berkeley researchers add to list of basic human emotions, Berkeley robot learns to grasp unfamiliar objects, Design teams to plan for rising sea levels
Friday, September 8, 2017
New dual engineering/business degree program launches, Berkeley scores better than most for fair Title IX procedures; Seismographic tools moonlight as lie detectors
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Chancellor Christ joins other state leaders in condemning DACA cancellation, Law student writes about moving beyond DACA, Bacterial "aphrodisiac" could provide clues to evolutionary processes, Parasites could be lost to climate change with unforeseen consequences
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Bay Area colleges rush to help students potentially affected by DACA decision, Wall Street Journal editorializes on free speech at Berkeley, Dean Chemerinsky offers free speech advice to college administrators
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Data science course proves popular, Professor Kirp on Professor Okonofua's "empathic discipline" mission, Berkeley team disagrees with Department of Water Resources report on the Oroville Dam
Friday, September 1, 2017
Worrying about DACA's fate, Berkeley to offer a cybersecurity master's degree, From a small town in Gujarat to cosmic discovery
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Mysterious repeating radio bursts observed from 3 billion light years away, Suspect arrested in crash that killed Chris Patti, New master's degree merges real estate development and design, A long-overdue film debut at BAMPFA
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Coincidence reunites two pairs of best friends, Great grandmother proves it's never too late to follow your dreams, Earthquake Early Warning System rolling out
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Chief counsel Christopher Patti dies, Chancellor Christ visits KQED's Forum, Professor Bea calls Houston officials out on a "100-year lie"
Monday, August 28, 2017
New orientation program on accepting failure, New study sees benefits of fiscal stimulus in a recession, New housing study finds unequal planning of low- and middle-income housing
Friday, August 25, 2017
Chancellor Christ's free speech challenge, Using Bitcoin data to trace sex traffickers, Professor Bea on hurricane risks to oil rigs
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Professor Kammen discusses his State Department resignation, Speculating on Janet Yellen's future at the Fed, Scholar Thomas Mann on past presidents' relationships with Congress, Dean Chemerinsky on free speech on campus
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Professor Kammen resigns from State Department post, Chancellor Christ issues free speech message to campus community, Terence Davies retrospective at BAMPFA
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
First version of Eclipse Megamovie issued, Cyborg bugs could lead to green fuels and plastics, Chancellor Christ's plans for a "Free Speech Year"
Monday, August 21, 2017
Chancellor Christ inspires optimism on campus, Colleges nationwide are planning for protests, Conductor Gustavo Dudamel's concert with Venezuelan youth orchestra canceled
Friday, August 18, 2017
Algorithms developed to trace sex traffickers, Volunteer scientists invited to advance science with eclipse images, Celebrating the Voyager anniversary, On the Same Page with "Hamilton"
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Professor Sedlak works with the World Bank to help water-scarce cities, Artificial intelligence work at Berkeley, Professor Hollinger on cosmopolitanism, Professor Crews' scathing new bio of Freud
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Welcome Week includes Chancellor Christ's greeting to students and a broken Guinness World Record, ShakeAlert gets additional $4.9 million in federal funding, Athletic director Mike Williams to step down
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Move-in day brings thousands of new students to campus, Chancellor Christ announces her plans and priorities, Professor Doudna shares a $500,000 prize for CRISPR-Cas9
Monday, August 14, 2017
Rallying the citizen scientist troops for the Eclipse Megamovie, New report reviews Russian inequality, Professor Reich on Charlottesville
Friday, August 11, 2017
Accepting negative emotions is key to mental health, The coming crisis in women's health, Alumni founders of EKO Devices eye billion-dollar home market, Clowns make a statement at BAMPFA
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
IBM makes AI breakthrough with Berkeley's Caffe deep learning framework, Eclipse Megamovie Project seeks citizen scientists, Professor Weber says not to fret about North Korea
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Cal Performances begins ticket sales for the new season, Minecraft camp for underprivileged youth, Addressing student hunger on UC campuses, Grizzly fire contained
Monday, August 7, 2017
Dangerous heat predicted for Texas by turn of the century, Professor Doudna on germline editing prospects, Professor Sargent on North Korean crisis
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Fire above campus contained, Justice Department calls for new look at affirmative action, American Studies class develops digital archive of Berkeley in the '70s
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Professor Pempel on the North Korea crisis, Professor Xiao on Apple's obeyance in China, New era begins with Coach Wilcox
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Surging suicides in India linked to climate change, Looking for Planet Nine, Marian Diamond remembered
Monday, July 31, 2017
Professor Marian Diamond has died, Bond traders are better than stock traders at predicting future stock returns, FDA urged to investigate use of risky chemical in fast food packaging
Friday, July 28, 2017
A molten mystery may have been solved, Many childrens' apps given failing grades for privacy protection, Professor Ian Haney López on Schumer's vision for the Democratic Party
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Oroville Dam's "green spot" alarms Professor Bea, Dean Chemerinsky on questions about Sessions and Mueller, Professor Keltner profiled
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Professor Ratner has died, Campus launches patent appeal of CRISPR decision, Professor Russell on an anticipated AI turning point
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Noise pollution disproportionately affects segregated cities and people of color, New report details findings about colleges and social mobility, Berkeley's "augmented review" experiment
Monday, July 24, 2017
Sugarlogix coming to fruition at Skydeck, Training robots to pick up things, Professor Ibbs on the cost of Trump's wall
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
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 Niño'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
Thursday, September 21, 2017
UC system to help Berkeley pay for Free Speech Week security, Professor Doudna on the latest CRISPR discovery, Professor Ranney's climate change education mission
Wednesday, August 20, 2017
Poll finds affordable housing a statewide concern, Warning against logging on public lands, The New York Times surveys Berkeley students and faculty on free speech
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
'Free Speech Week' gets a green light, Housing affordability a key concern of California voters, Dean Chemerinsky defends Sen. Feinstein
Monday, September 18, 2017
Chancellor Christ on her wide-ranging agenda, Dean Chemerinsky backs new DACA lawsuit, Professor Pempel on North Korea's nuclear threat
Friday, September 15, 2017
Campus breathes a sigh of relief following Shapiro visit, IGS poll finds Newsom still leads as gubernatorial candidate, Protecting DACA students, Squirrels categorize their nuts
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Campus prepares for Shapiro visit, Parasites threatened by climate change, More than luck likely involved with frequent lottery winners
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Campus readies for Ben Shapiro, "Free Speech Week" unconfirmed, Dean Chemerinsky on the Free Speech-Hate Speech trade-off
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Planning for the Ben Shapiro visit, Protecting DREAMers, Bidding farewell to the Cassini spacecraft
Monday, September 11, 2017
Berkeley researchers add to list of basic human emotions, Berkeley robot learns to grasp unfamiliar objects, Design teams to plan for rising sea levels
Friday, September 8, 2017
New dual engineering/business degree program launches, Berkeley scores better than most for fair Title IX procedures; Seismographic tools moonlight as lie detectors
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Chancellor Christ joins other state leaders in condemning DACA cancellation, Law student writes about moving beyond DACA, Bacterial "aphrodisiac" could provide clues to evolutionary processes, Parasites could be lost to climate change with unforeseen consequences
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Bay Area colleges rush to help students potentially affected by DACA decision, Wall Street Journal editorializes on free speech at Berkeley, Dean Chemerinsky offers free speech advice to college administrators
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Data science course proves popular, Professor Kirp on Professor Okonofua's "empathic discipline" mission, Berkeley team disagrees with Department of Water Resources report on the Oroville Dam
Friday, September 1, 2017
Worrying about DACA's fate, Berkeley to offer a cybersecurity master's degree, From a small town in Gujarat to cosmic discovery
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Mysterious repeating radio bursts observed from 3 billion light years away, Suspect arrested in crash that killed Chris Patti, New master's degree merges real estate development and design, A long-overdue film debut at BAMPFA
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Coincidence reunites two pairs of best friends, Great grandmother proves it's never too late to follow your dreams, Earthquake Early Warning System rolling out
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Chief counsel Christopher Patti dies, Chancellor Christ visits KQED's Forum, Professor Bea calls Houston officials out on a "100-year lie"
Monday, August 28, 2017
New orientation program on accepting failure, New study sees benefits of fiscal stimulus in a recession, New housing study finds unequal planning of low- and middle-income housing
Friday, August 25, 2017
Chancellor Christ's free speech challenge, Using Bitcoin data to trace sex traffickers, Professor Bea on hurricane risks to oil rigs
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Professor Kammen discusses his State Department resignation, Speculating on Janet Yellen's future at the Fed, Scholar Thomas Mann on past presidents' relationships with Congress, Dean Chemerinsky on free speech on campus
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Professor Kammen resigns from State Department post, Chancellor Christ issues free speech message to campus community, Terence Davies retrospective at BAMPFA
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
First version of Eclipse Megamovie issued, Cyborg bugs could lead to green fuels and plastics, Chancellor Christ's plans for a "Free Speech Year"
Monday, August 21, 2017
Chancellor Christ inspires optimism on campus, Colleges nationwide are planning for protests, Conductor Gustavo Dudamel's concert with Venezuelan youth orchestra canceled
Friday, August 18, 2017
Algorithms developed to trace sex traffickers, Volunteer scientists invited to advance science with eclipse images, Celebrating the Voyager anniversary, On the Same Page with "Hamilton"
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Professor Sedlak works with the World Bank to help water-scarce cities, Artificial intelligence work at Berkeley, Professor Hollinger on cosmopolitanism, Professor Crews' scathing new bio of Freud
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Welcome Week includes Chancellor Christ's greeting to students and a broken Guinness World Record, ShakeAlert gets additional $4.9 million in federal funding, Athletic director Mike Williams to step down
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Move-in day brings thousands of new students to campus, Chancellor Christ announces her plans and priorities, Professor Doudna shares a $500,000 prize for CRISPR-Cas9
Monday, August 14, 2017
Rallying the citizen scientist troops for the Eclipse Megamovie, New report reviews Russian inequality, Professor Reich on Charlottesville
Friday, August 11, 2017
Accepting negative emotions is key to mental health, The coming crisis in women's health, Alumni founders of EKO Devices eye billion-dollar home market, Clowns make a statement at BAMPFA
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
IBM makes AI breakthrough with Berkeley's Caffe deep learning framework, Eclipse Megamovie Project seeks citizen scientists, Professor Weber says not to fret about North Korea
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Cal Performances begins ticket sales for the new season, Minecraft camp for underprivileged youth, Addressing student hunger on UC campuses, Grizzly fire contained
Monday, August 7, 2017
Dangerous heat predicted for Texas by turn of the century, Professor Doudna on germline editing prospects, Professor Sargent on North Korean crisis
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Fire above campus contained, Justice Department calls for new look at affirmative action, American Studies class develops digital archive of Berkeley in the '70s
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Professor Pempel on the North Korea crisis, Professor Xiao on Apple's obeyance in China, New era begins with Coach Wilcox
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Surging suicides in India linked to climate change, Looking for Planet Nine, Marian Diamond remembered
Monday, July 31, 2017
Professor Marian Diamond has died, Bond traders are better than stock traders at predicting future stock returns, FDA urged to investigate use of risky chemical in fast food packaging
Friday, July 28, 2017
A molten mystery may have been solved, Many childrens' apps given failing grades for privacy protection, Professor Ian Haney López on Schumer's vision for the Democratic Party
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Oroville Dam's "green spot" alarms Professor Bea, Dean Chemerinsky on questions about Sessions and Mueller, Professor Keltner profiled
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Professor Ratner has died, Campus launches patent appeal of CRISPR decision, Professor Russell on an anticipated AI turning point
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Noise pollution disproportionately affects segregated cities and people of color, New report details findings about colleges and social mobility, Berkeley's "augmented review" experiment
Monday, July 24, 2017
Sugarlogix coming to fruition at Skydeck, Training robots to pick up things, Professor Ibbs on the cost of Trump's wall
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
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 Niño'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