Take Back the Night 2014 uses art to ‘shatter the silence’ around sexual assault

TakeBackTheNight
Michelle Kim/Staff

Sexual and gender-based violence are all too common occurrences in American society, and statistics from the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network only highlight the prevalence of these transgressions. While there have been changes to the university’s sexual harassment and violence policies and efforts to pass legislation to overhaul university
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TEDxBerkeley 2013

Louann Brizendine, UCSD neuropsychiatrist, media commentator and author, spoke about the differences between the male and female brains at TEDxBerkeley. Kim Polese, Silicon Valley entrepreneur and innovator, offered ideas about how to improve public education and combat the skills gap in her presentation at TEDxBerkeley. The campus a cappella group
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Video: Doe Library’s Centennial Celebration

March 21st, 2012 marked the 100th birthday of the establishment of Doe Library at UC Berkeley. It is one of the oldest libraries on the West Coast. Students and faculty members including Chancellor Robert Birgeneau showed up to celebrate. Various performances from different groups took place as well as distribution
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