An ode to summer love

We’ve all had one. Or maybe we haven’t. But for those of us that have, whether it was a summer romance, fling or even love, we know that it was (or still is) absolutely beautiful. It may have been at Cal over the summer, it may have been at home
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2 lessons worth learning from Kris Jenner

As a college student, how would you how do you define success and being “well-off”? Are your ambitions to be like President Obama or Kim Kardashian after graduating from UC Berkeley? Obama recently criticized and blamed the Kardashian family for portraying an incredible misunderstanding of what being successful means. He remarked
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How to be less of an asshole

Sometimes we are douchebags. Sometimes it’s because of the heat; sometimes it’s because we’re stressed. Maybe you’re just an asshole. But if someone hasn’t already told you this, people don’t really like being friends with assholes. If you’re having trouble being less of one, here are few tips to help
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Why less sleep means more weight gain

Over the course of one’s education, it’s a fair expectation that your sleep schedule is going to take a hit. Whether the cause is your intermittent desire to experience the night life, your apparent need to work two jobs while taking 21 units so you can attempt to pay for
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App of the Week: AirDroid

Name: AirDroid Platform: Android Price: Free Mission: Your Android, on the Web Though these high-tech expensive bricks available are increasingly becoming the norm, smartphones can’t escape the fact that they are, by birth, phones. And though their only crime is their existence, the fact that they are (regrettably) phones presents a
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6 things to enjoy before going back to school

We have only a little more than two weeks to go before fall classes kick off. Even summer schoolers (those crazy kids who decided to be academically productive over these designated lazy months) will have a brief reprieve before the onslaught of studying and essay-writing UC Berkeley loves to throw
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Why you should celebrate Left-Handers’ Day

We smudge every chalkboard we write on. We have odd aches in our wrists, arms and necks from using desks designed against our handedness. We feel a sense of shared suffering and yet camaraderie when we meet other “lefties,” because they understand. Thankfully, our generation has never felt the institutionalized
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