Reactions to, updates on shooting at Haas School of Business

Amid Occupy Cal demonstrations across the UC Berkeley campus Tuesday, reports began to come in at about 2:15 p.m. that gunshots were heard at the Haas School of Business. The building has been evacuated and classes canceled for the remainder of the day. Campus spokesperson Dan Mogulof confirmed that a
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Dan Mogulof and police officers stand at the entrance to the Haas School of Business.

UCPD shoots suspect at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business

At a press conference Tuesday afternoon, UCPD confirmed that an officer shot a man at the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business earlier in the day after he brandished a gun “in a threatening manner.” According to UCPD Chief Mitch Celaya, officers arrived at the business school at 2:19 p.m.
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A few hundred protesters gather on Sproul for noon rally

Protesters began Tuesday’s strike and Day of Action setting up a home for themselves on the steps of Sproul Plaza. The psuedo-living room included couches, ornamental rugs and even a bookshelf filled with titles like The Power Elite by C. Wright Mills and The Closing of the American Mind by
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Updates, photos from Nov. 15 Day of Action

Tuesday marks another Day of Action at UC Berkeley for Occupy Cal. Campus protesters have planned teach-ins, a march through the city, a rally and a general assembly in Sproul Plaza. This page will aggregate tweets and photos from the day. Look for Daily Cal reporters as well as protesters
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Live Blog: Occupy Cal, Nov. 15 Day of Action

The Nov. 15 day of action comes hot on the heels of the Occupy Cal protest Nov. 9, when police used force — actions for which both the campus administration and UCPD have pledged review — to deal with protesters. Tuesday’s protest — which will see rallies, a march and
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A crowd of thousands flooded into Upper Sproul Plaza on the night of November 9th. More demonstrations are planned for Tuesday, November 15th.

Strike, Day of Action activities to be held Tuesday

In response to recurrent funding cuts to higher education and impassioned by police actions last week, Occupy Cal protesters will vote on whether to set up an encampment again. A general strike and a Day of Action are set to take place Tuesday on Sproul Plaza at UC Berkeley, beginning
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UC Berkeley College of Engineering to open offices in Shanghai

UC Berkeley’s College of Engineering recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Zhangjiang Hi-tech Park in Shanghai, China, to establish a UC Berkeley office of the college in Shanghai. The memorandum, signed on Friday, marks the preliminary stages of the creation of a center where UC Berkeley students, professors
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