The ABCs of Greek rush


Greek rush begins this weekend! You’d better school yourself in fraternity and sorority vocab if you want to get ahead of the game. For your reference, the Clog compiled a list of helpful terms that might come up during recruitment. Here are the ABCs of Greek rush: A (Alpha) Active: a student who Read More…


Freshman problems that might actually be solutions

It’s the first few weeks of your first year here at UC Berkeley. Now what? As you transition, there will be a period where things might not go so smoothly. There will be ups an downs. But for every downfall, there will be a perk. Here are some ways to see the glass as half full. Read More…


Ways to prepare for an earthquake in Berkeley

Given the recent earthquakes quaking and shaking the Bay Area, it is especially important to remember some earthquake-preparedness and safety tips and to know what to do in case of an earthquake (we’re looking at you, out-of-state students). There is no need to fret though, because UC Berkeley and FEMA Read More…


Chancellor Dirks did the ice bucket challenge and it was awesome

This weekend, our very own Chancellor Dirks dumped a bucket of ice on his head in response to a nomination by MIT president L. Rafael Reif to help raise awareness for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Chancellor Dirks assured everyone that the whole affair would be done in an eco-friendly way — the water was to be recycled for gardening purposes. Check out the whole fabulous video below, complete with Chancellor Dirks’s awesome hair. Read More…

The Clog wants to know: how important are university rankings to students?

It’s ranking season, and UC Berkeley has been topping best university lists across the world! The Daily Clog is taking a survey to ask you Golden Bears how much college rankings played a role in your final college decision. Share your thoughts below! Loading… Contact Nitisha Baronia at [email protected]