Ismael Farooqui

A campus in crisis

The Campus Upon a Hill

It’s undoubtedly a turbulent time to be a student at UC Berkeley. It seems like the only thing more unbalanced than the planned “Free Speech Week” is our budget.
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Rankings in which we wish we were No. 1

UC Berkeley: the No. 1 public university in the world. If you’re still not tired of letting everyone know this, your friends want us to tell you to shut up about it. But we all know being the No. 1 public university isn’t everything. Like literally, these rankings don’t even include every college. So
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A sonnet in honor of UC Berkeley’s No. 1 ranking

In case you missed it (because why would you be checking this), UC Berkeley was once again ranked the top national public university in the U.S. according to the U.S. News & World Report ranking. But because we know you couldn’t even get through that sentence without falling asleep, we at the
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New Lulu app turns men into hashtags

Cultural Cadence

Thanks to the surging popularity of a new social networking app, Lulu, every fact about me can be permanently, digitally attached to my online identity for all to see. So yes, I do wear a burgundy robe sometimes. And yes, my mom does still do my laundry for me whenever
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