Friends and family remember UC Berkeley alum Tarek Saleh

UC Berkeley 2011 graduate Tarek Corwin Saleh, remembered for his caring and selfless nature, died early Saturday morning in a car accident at the Emeryville Marina. He was 25. Emeryville Police Department officers responded to the scene at 6:10 a.m. and identified Saleh after they retrieved his car from the
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Campus alumnus and painter Thomas Kinkade dies at 54

Popular modern artist Thomas Kinkade, the self-proclaimed “Painter of Light” and briefly a UC Berkeley student, died in his Northern California home Friday. He was 54. Known for his mass-produced and marketed paintings of popular realistic, bucolic and idyllic subjects, Kinkade was at one time a studio art major at
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UC Berkeley alumnus and painter William Theophilus Brown dies

William Theophilus Brown, a UC Berkeley alumnus and American painter associated with the Bay Area Figurative Movement, died Feb. 8 in his apartment at San Francisco Towers. He was 92. Brown came to know some of the biggest names in art throughout his career, according to a September essay written
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Business school junior dies at 21 following hit-and-run

Vladimir Debabov, a UC Berkeley junior in the Haas School of Business, died Saturday after being the victim of a hit-and-run near Davis. He was 21. The incident occurred at about 3:50 a.m., when Debabov was walking north on Highway 113 and was struck by a vehicle, which left after
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