6 people arrested protesting People’s Park tree removal

Tuesday’s tree removal and related protest unfolded in a similar manner to the last time the campus performed maintenance in the park, late last month, when the university cleared 38 trees. Controversy has surrounded People’s Park since UC Berkeley released plans to develop housing on the site.
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UC Berkeley lags competitors in recovering costs of research

As UC Berkeley awaits a verdict on whether the federal government will pay a greater portion of its indirect costs of research this year, the campus finds itself at a disadvantage compared to private research universities. With state funds in decline, the campus has increased its focus on recovering the
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