Illustration of a dancer standing glumly outside of a reserved recreation space.

Give dancers space to succeed

As dance occupies both realms of athletics and arts, dancers — particularly teams that represent minority groups on campus — face intersectional disadvantages when it comes to claiming space on campus.
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Photo Essay: From Pitch to Print

  Each Thursday, dozens of news, opinion, arts and sports stories land in The Daily Californian newspaper racks across campus and the city of Berkeley. How do they get there? This simple, eight-page paper is the product of about 400 staff members who collectively work hundreds of hours pitching, reporting, writing,
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photo of Berkeley

Take a walk someplace new: A personal essay

Oct. 31 — Halloween day  I walked around the streets and neighborhoods of North and West Berkeley, basking in the late-afternoon glow of the sinking sun and the festive fervor in the air.  Sidewalks strewn with fallen leaves were crowded with families and kids, most of them dressed in costumes,
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