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A room of our own

Graduate students hold up our university. They provide the teaching and grading labor that makes quality instruction possible. They also produce scholarship — both here and throughout their careers — that allows UC Berkeley to call itself a world-class site of cutting-edge research. Read More…

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Confessions of a hopeless romantic

Students’ names have been changed or withheld in order to protect their privacy. Love struck unexpectedly during my freshman year of college. As I waited in line outside of my dorm to receive my room number on the first day of school, I felt a tap on my shoulder. It Read More…

Get past the bogus health tips

Half awake, half asleep. Notebook in one hand and anything caffeinated in the other. You slug into your lecture hall and plant yourself in a squeaky chair. “OK, I can do this; I can get through the day.” Read More…

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Cal Day 2014 in Photos

Saturday April 12 marked Cal Day 2014, a day the campus is filled with hundreds of students, incoming freshmen, parents and visitors all celebrating Berkeley. Sproul Plaza was packed with informational tables from many campus groups and majors. The day was full of activities such as tours, speakers, performances from a Read More…