Max-Rosen

My personal ode to Berkeley

Hungry and Foolish

Let’s end this week’s opinion column round table with a pretty simple question: When’s the last time you left Berkeley? And, no, I don’t mean to stop off at the Missouri Lounge or some other locale that requires you to travel a mere stone’s throw from campus.
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A worker places absorbant plume onto oil in Strawberry Creek.

More than half of oil spilled at UC Berkeley removed

About 880 of the 1,650 gallons of oil spilled in Stanley Hall at UC Berkeley have been removed as of Thursday, according to campus spokesperson Kathleen Maclay. After a tank overflowed in the basement of Stanley Hall, diesel fuel collected in the basement of the hall, some of which ended
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A worker places absorbant plume onto oil in Strawberry Creek.

UC Berkeley oil spill elicits concern over Strawberry Creek wildlife

An oil spill at UC Berkeley this weekend could have released more than 1,000 gallons of fuel into Strawberry Creek, raising concerns about the environmental impacts on the wildlife living in the stream. After a tank containing diesel fuel was found overflowing in Stanley Hall Saturday evening, approximately 1,700 gallons
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A worker places absorbant plume onto oil in Strawberry Creek.

Oil spill at UC Berkeley sends fuel into Strawberry Creek

More than a thousand gallons of diesel fuel — of the 1,700 spilled total — escaped from Stanley Hall and could have entered Strawberry Creek, according to campus spokesperson Janet Gilmore. After an equipment failure Saturday caused a tank to overflow in the basement of Stanley Hall on the UC
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