5 Berkeley news events to know

Protesters yell at each other in alt-right rally April 15 at Civic Center Park, while police stand between the groups.
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Protesters yell at each other in alt-right rally April 15 at Civic Center Park, while police stand between the groups.

As UC Berkeley students, we have a unique experience of being immersed in a town filled with citizens passionate about local and national issues, but it’s often easy to forget all that’s going on around us when problem sets and midterms are mounting up. Here’s a quick guide to what’s going
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Personal essay: Bloom where you are planted

This place doesn’t come with utilities? Rent only includes garbage collection? I might as well take the garbage out myself. There’s not even a shower door and this is supposedly the “nice” remodeled unit. Plus, it’s small — but everything is going to be small when you are living with
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Berkeley mayoral candidates speak on campus

“City Councilmembers Jesse Arreguin and Laurie Capitelli, who both filed their intent to run for Berkeley mayor, spoke Wednesday during a campus political science class.” Read more at dailycal.org.