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Berkeley School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

We’re all too familiar with the scenario of having to trek through four floors of Main Stacks with three bags hanging off our shoulders and a large stack of books under one arm in a bleak attempt to search for an open seat. It takes a miracle and a half
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Clark Kent in East Asian Library, Superman on Sproul

Here on campus, it can often be difficult to see ourselves as stars. When the sleep deprivation, shortage of clean clothes and lack of social interactions hit like a ton of bricks, we become dejected. Yet, as every gossip magazine eternally preaches, stars are “just like us.” And thus we,
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How to be as low maintenance as possible

As the semester drags on and midterms and papers continue to slap us in the face, the struggle to get out of bed and put effort into looking presentable for our tragically difficult days as UC Berkeley students becomes more and more real. Now that you’re at the halfway point
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If you could go to school in an anime

We’ve all imagined at one point or another a fantasy where we can escape our reality. Instead of stressing over midterms, checking bank accounts or hashing out relationship problems, plop yourself in front of laptop and prepare to enter the anime world. Shorter than your typical American shows, anime are
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A stationery fanatic’s wish list

Here at the Clog, we’re extremely picky about the pointiness of our pens and the thickness of our paper. We’ve used it all, from your basic Pentel R.S.V.P. 0.7 millimeter fine-tipped ballpoint pen to liquid graphite pencils — we take our penmanship very seriously. We decided to share some of our most favorite,
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Back to school, according to “Friends”

As we settle back in our cozy homes in the bay, we’re all experiencing similar feelings — the culture shock of being back in Berkeley, the taste of that first fall latte from Strada and the stress of being waitlisted for a class. No one told us life was gonna
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First week of school bingo

It’s only been a few days since the new semester started, and although you might have a few more pages of reading than you expected, there’s no way things could have gone too badly in such a short amount of time. At least, we hope so. Take some time between
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School supplies you will need for upcoming semester

The start of the semester heralds one of the most exciting moments in anyone’s life: back-to-school supply shopping. As you brave the crowds at Staples, Walgreens and Target on Shattuck Avenue, there are certain supplies that you absolutely cannot forget to buy. We at the Clog are here to remind
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