Student associations across nation call for doubling of Pell Grant

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Several student organizations across the nation are insisting that the Pell Grant, a federal award meant to increase the accessibility and affordability of education, should be raised to a maximum of $13,000. In relation to UC Berkeley, campus junior Joshua Lewis emphasized the high cost of living in the city and how additional financial support would be extremely beneficial to campus students.

Students from eight student associations across the country joined together Monday to call for a common goal at a virtual conference: doubling the Pell Grant.
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Berkeley City Council approves Southside and Telegraph infrastructure projects

As part of efforts to revitalize the city’s infrastructure, Berkeley City Council voted to approve a contract for the enactment of the Southside Complete Streets project Tuesday. The council also agreed to apply for a $6 million Alameda County Transportation Commission grant that would go towards the Telegraph Avenue Complete Streets project.
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Conceal, don’t feel


Maybe I was born with it or maybe it was the five pounds of makeup on my face, but I felt like I was in a Maybelline commercial as I strutted to class.
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