Bold predictions for 2017

2016 to 1017
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2016 was a completely unpredictable year. The Cubs won the World Series. Creepy clowns roamed the streets at night. Snapchat took someone else’s face and put it on your face. Although everyone is relieved that 2016 is finally behind us, we’ve no reason to believe that 2017 will be any
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Lecture halls worse than Wheeler

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Wheeler hall is actually not half bad for a lecture space. But everything looks greener on the other side, right? We at the Clog actually miss Wheeler Hall — for all its heat, humidity and ability to induce yawns. At least it was a semi-cheerful, partially-breathable room for us to
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Quiz: Have your loans disbursed yet?

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New semester, new problems that are out of your control. It’s like a new flaw in UC Berkeley’s administrative duties is revealed each and every time you log back into CalCentral to see if those multiplying holds on your account have disappeared. And, on top of all that, you may
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Hug me brotha

Goldfish deaths, the end of Macbeth, long-awaited reunion, the United States Constitution — whether it be in mourning or celebration, we can all use a hug sometimes. Luckily for us, this upcoming Tuesday is National Hugging Day and the perfect excuse to squeeze everyone within arm’s reach. We at the
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Easy resume boosters

Contrary to popular belief, building one’s resume requires almost no effort at all. Kids these days are striving to have a list of accomplishments longer than the line for a Clipper card at the start of the school year, when all they need is proper perspective.
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Winter break habits to abandon

Although the month-long vacation was much needed and well-deserved, many of us have acquired some new habits. At the Clog, we feel we have a responsibility to point out some of these habits to ensure you’re set up for success from the start.
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Daily Clog resolutions

Happy new year, UC Berkeley! It’s finally 2017, which means fresh starts for everyone. While we may not be pledging to actually go to the RSF or attend our morning classes, we at the Clog hope that our goals inspire you to stick with your own.
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Inauguration Day: 15 things to do

On Friday, January 20th, our 45th president will be sworn into office and handed the keys to the country. We at the Clog have compiled a list of fifteen things to do instead of watching the inauguration.
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How to impress your professor on the 1st day

It’s no secret that leaving a positive impression on your professor from the first day has some real benefits as the cruelty of the semester eventually intensifies. We’ve devised a foolproof plan to help you make and maintain an impression that will stay with your professor 15 weeks later.
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