Campus remains committed to improving student housing availability

I was both moved and motivated by The Daily Californian’s feature on Hash Khan, a UC Berkeley undergraduate living in a school bus. His compelling story lends strong support to Chancellor Carol Christ’s decision to make the development of new, affordable housing a key priority for the campus. The chancellor
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letter to the editor

More comprehensive review of Berkeley housing crisis needed

In their op-ed, Igor Tregub and Marian Wolfe, members of Berkeley’s Housing Advisory Commission, assert that “developers of market-rate housing use these higher rents so that their projects ‘pencil out,’ making the probability of more affordable rents unlikely, at least in the near-term.” The authors falsely suggest that future rents
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What happened to Memorial Stadium Fitness Center?

In these first weeks of the spring semester, all you can hear on Piedmont Avenue and Warring Street are the whelps and cries of sedentary college students. Its a tragic time for South Side residents in terms of getting workouts in. This is because Memorial Stadium Fitness Center has been closed for weeks and shows
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