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A tale of two Berkeleys

This column has to be prefaced with a small disclosure. I know the byline up there says that my name is Sakura Cannestra, but Sakura is my middle name, not my first name. My first and legal name is Berkeley, Berkeley Sakura Cannestra. When people are asking why I was
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On being busy

For all of UC Berkeley’s diversity and heterogeneity among its students, one thing remains constant — people are always busy. Since constant activity is lauded, we seem to find some sort of sick pride in doing things merely for the sake of doing them. This way of thinking and its invasion into one’s psyche can really mess with a person.
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Messy bedroom, possibly my own

What percentage procrastinator are you?

Everyone is familiar with the vicious cycle of having unwavering high hopes in the beginning of the semester that you will never procrastinate. Then one simple week passes and you’re already behind on laundry, phone calls to parents, cleaning your room, buying food, doing your readings, breathing, making it to class
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