Nobel laureate parking spaces move back to University Drive

Former Nobel Laureate-designated parking spaces, pictured on the left in front of Gilman Hall, were painted over and relocated in front of Campbell Hall (pictured right).
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Former Nobel Laureate-designated parking spaces, pictured on the left in front of Gilman Hall, were painted over and relocated in front of Campbell Hall (pictured right).

After the painting over of a number of Nobel laureate parking designations near Gilman Hall, students and faculty need not worry that the campus is abolishing its more than 30-year-old practice of giving Nobel laureates free parking spaces. Instead, the campus simply moved the spaces close to Campbell Hall, which finished seismic
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Bus pass referendum’s proposed rates debated

A fee referendum on the 2012 ASUC general election ballot asks students to vote on the extension of the Class Pass after it is set to expire in 2013. While referendum opponents have stated that the campus should attempt to negotiate a lower price for the pass — which gives
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Class Pass renewal referendum moves forward despite contention

A referendum asking students to renew the Class Pass program will be placed on the upcoming 2012 ASUC general election ballot, but concerns over a lack of negotiation with AC Transit have prompted an ASUC senator to campaign against the referendum. When the ASUC Senate voted on the referendum for
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ASUC Senate may vote again on a bus pass referendum

The ASUC Senate may vote once again on a bus pass referendum a few weeks after it approved a referendum for the upcoming 2012 ASUC general election to extend unlimited rides on AC Transit and Bear Transit. ASUC President Vishalli Loomba — one of the original authors of the bill
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UC Berkeley signs contract with new shuttle bus service

After more than ten years of contracting shuttle buses from AC Transit, UC Berkeley has parted ways with the transit entity in favor of new buses provided by a private company. During negotiations, the campus considered contracting out the bus drivers’ positions, but eventually agreed to keep the existing drivers
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