How to maximize your Facebook time in 4 easy steps

Facebook can be a drain on your time. You may casually log on expecting to just check your notifications, but next thing you know, you realize you’ve been stalking your ex’s tagged photos for the past hour. But Facebook can be more than a source of distraction during dull lectures.
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Quiz: Can you name that DeCal?

DeCals are a great way to get extra units and study something you’ve always been curious about. They give you a chance to explore quirky and ultra-specialized topics that you never would have made time for without some sort of incentive. And DeCal topics can definitely get pretty specific. We’re sure
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UC Berkeley graduate poses for Playboy’s Pac-12 pictorial

Take a moment to think about what words might come to mind when you think about Berkeley. Prestige, maybe? Partying, perhaps? Politics, even? Well, what about … Playboy? Playboy’s college issue feature includes former UC Berkeley student Alice Ohtsuki — who graduated in May with a bachelor’s degree in theater
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5 stages of grief as a UC Berkeley senior

When UC Berkeley’s official portrait sign-up email appeared in our inboxes in early September, we at the Clog seriously almost choked on our GBC salads (which, sans meal points, we bought with real, live credit cards.) Being a senior at Cal can lead to some seriously bouts of nostalgia — remember
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8 Lilo and Stitch GIFs to describe midterm season

It feels like the fall semester just started, but midterms are already approaching! At some point in the next few weeks (if you haven’t already), you’ll look at your course syllabi and realize you have four midterms coming up: Then you’ll realize that your hardest class is graded on a
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The grandfather of Molly went to UC Berkeley

You are probably familiar with UC Berkeley’s celebrity professors, such as Robert Reich, but does the name Alexander “Sasha” Shulgin ring a bell? Surprise! The man who is indirectly responsible for millions of clairvoyant self-revelations — or, at the very least, your “good” time at Beyond Wonderland — is an 88-year-old UC
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Quiz: Which politician went to Cal?

It’s time to test your trivia knowledge (and school pride) again! You might have already tried guessing which celebrity went to Cal, but did you know a whole slew of prominent political figures were students here too? Try figuring out which of the two people listed together used to be Golden Bears.
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