Dirks on a path to success

CAMPUS ISSUES: Chancellor Nicholas Dirks has proven through his fireside chats and public remarks that he cares about student needs

Since taking office June 1, UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks has begun to tackle many of the challenges facing our campus. From his listening sessions with students to his bold remarks recently to the Washington Post on Obama’s education plan, Dirks is on track to have accomplished a significant amount
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A new chancellor, a new era

CAMPUS ISSUES: New UC Berkeley chancellor Nicholas Dirks talks to the Daily Californian about his vision for the campus’ future.

Chatting for about an hour with The Daily Californian’s Senior Editorial Board on Saturday, Dirks spoke frankly about a wide variety of topics, ranging from the campus’s policy toward student protests to the reasons behind firing former Cal football coach Jeff Tedford. Dirks seems like he has what it takes to keep the campus afloat in a time of uncertainty, but for now we’ll just have to wait and see.
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Welcome to your neighborhood

Welcome Cal students! To those new to the campus, we are delighted you have chosen to come to UC Berkeley and join the exceptional scholars, world-class researchers and uniquely talented individuals who make up our campus community. Along with being students at UC Berkeley, you are now part of a
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