TEDxBerkeley 2013 explores themes of innovation

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While the UC Berkeley campus experienced the excitement of Cal Day, students in Zellerbach Hall participated in the annual TEDxBerkeley conference, designed to spark dialogue over issues ranging from the consumption of organic food to the push toward online education. The event, independently organized by the Regents’ and Chancellor’s Scholars
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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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Yudof disapproves of all-cuts budget

UC President Mark Yudof had a simple message to deliver Friday morning when he testified before the state senate’s budget committee: If the legislature opts for an all-cuts budget to fill its remaining $15.4 billion deficit, “all bets are off” at the University of California. If the $500 million cut
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