David Marn, a freshman at UC Berkeley from Slovenia, studies in Doe Library. Efforts to counter shrinking state funding of higher education have led to an increased dependence on out-of-state and international student tuition.

Depending on the Melting Pot

To combat the state’s disinvestment in higher education, UC Berkeley's financial model has shifted to become more dependent on out-of-state and international student tuition.

To combat the state’s disinvestment in higher education, UC Berkeley’s financial model has shifted to become more dependent on out-of-state and international student tuition. Read More…

8 faculty members receive Guggenheim Fellowships

This month, eight UC Berkeley faculty were selected as recipients of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation fellowships, a grant awarded to honor established academics, artists and scholars as well as provide resources to further their work. Read More…

Pace

Cycling with a healthy pace: UC Berkeley sophomore overcomes Crohn’s Disease

Spencer Pace will bike to Los Angeles with his fraternity to raise funds for a cure for Crohn’s Disease this summer.

A week after finals, Spencer Pace will embark on a 500 mile charity bike ride to Los Angeles with his fraternity brothers in Sigma Phi Epsilon to raise funds for research into the disease – a trip that at one point in his life would have been impossible. Read More…