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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Minor crimes against humanity at UC Berkeley

UC Berkeley, which we have continuously been reminded is the No. 1 public university in the world, is filled with all sorts of intelligent people, but sometimes they do stupid and annoying things. Many of these things drive us up the wall or make us cringe to the point of pain. Frankly,
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How to deal with an annoying floormate

You know who we’re talking about. It’s that one person on your floor who can’t shut up when you’re trying to sleep, leaves their trash strewn across the lounge, blasts horrid music that’s loud enough for the next building over to hear and unnecessarily unloads their various problems onto you
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Pet peeves at MLK

Since the MLK Student Union came to life at the UC Berkeley campus in the fall semester of 2015, it has become one of the biggest blessings to students on campus. This is a quick and clean place to stop by to get some work done between classes. Well, for
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The sweet science of snap

Man Under Bridge

Words have failed us. The up and down head nod has gone the way of the dinosaur and applause is something reserved only for the State of the Union or the final lecture of the semester. In their place: the snap. No, these snappers aren’t keeping time. They aren’t snapping
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