Covering all the bases

The Sidebar

Though I don’t feel like I’m unusual, the fact that I don’t perfectly fall into easy classifications suddenly throws other people off.
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Communication conundrum

The Person Inside

The mind of an autistic person can truly be a marvel, since we interact with our environment in rather unique ways, which lends unique perspectives.
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Curb your entitlement

Queerly Political

Fellow white members of the LGBTQ community, we need to do better. It’s not enough for us to not be racist — we need to be actively calling out racism within our own community and ourselves.
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Making a name for myself

Alien on Campus

That afternoon, my friends and I came up with Andra, which both originated from my first name and would sound less foreign in the United States. And just like that, I was baptized.
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UC Berkeley’s legal immigration services need more lawyers

CAMPUS ISSUES: UC Berkeley’s only immigration attorney was put on leave. Now, the Undocumented Students Program lacks a permanent full-time attorney to handle student cases

The person responsible for securing the release of undocumented student Luis Mora from Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, custody has just been placed on administrative leave, and no one seems to know why.
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