Late-night study spots

During the summer, all of the campus libraries close before 9 p.m., but that doesn’t mean your work is also at a close. We’ve all tried to study at home during the night, but with your bed always in your line of vision and taunting you with its warmth and
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The best cold drinks in Berkeley

It’s summertime, which means it’s the season of iced and frozen drinks! We compiled a list of some of our favorite refreshingly cold drinks. Philz Coffee’s Mint Mojito Iced Coffee ($4 Small, $5 Large) Philz Coffee’s Mint Mojito Iced Coffee is to die for. It has the perfect balance of
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10 places around Berkeley to watch the World Cup

Who says the United States isn’t a soccer country? Well, it might not exactly be the most popular sport, but for the time being it’s pretty safe to say that a lot of people in Berkeley are positively jazzed about the USA’s soccer performance so far. Now that we’ve made it
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A ranking of cafes with the best Wi-Fi in Berkeley

Laptop in tow, you stumble into a cafe ready to take on that research paper due tomorrow. While waiting for that latte to kick in, you open up your laptop and start getting down to business. Ten minutes later, however, you find yourself staring blankly at the words, “Unable to
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The 3 types of midterm zombies you might become

As midterms begin, you may see more students than usual walking on Sproul Plaza with red, sleep-deprived eyes and carrying cups of coffee and blue (actually green) books. Everyone reacts to the stress of midterms in different ways, but here are three different types of midterm zombies you may encounter
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5 signs of summer in Berkeley

After finals, most Berkeley students scatter across the globe to study abroad, visit families, explore and party. The city left behind is altogether different. Here are a few signs that summer has hit Berkeley: 1. Open tables at Caffe Strada. Bustling and booming during the year, this cool and close cafe
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