Mad libs: pick the study spot right for you

verb something precious a verb (present participle) place random adjective your favorite childhood song scary adjective a place you could take as shelter verb of a morning activity your least favorite humanities/breadth class best synonym for sad that you can muster Three papers, two tests and one midterm: They are
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Tips and tricks for a productive dead week

With the semester drawing to a close and finals looming, dead week can be one of two things: a form of redemption for your prolonged weeks of slacking off or a week spent planning your New Year’s Eve trip to Las Vegas. Let’s try to make it the former. We
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ICYMI: Pokemon Scavenger Hunt on campus

It was a windy, sunny day on Monday when about 50 Berkeley students gathered on the steps of Sproul, all with one hope: to catch ’em all. As the Campanile chimed at 2 p.m., the group of students listened to junior Rocio Salas, who created the Pokemon Scavenger Hunt as part of an interactive
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Finals week sucks: 3 things to cheer you up

It’s here. Finals week has finally begun, and we’re not going to lie — it sucks. If you were good and studied throughout dead week, we applaud you. But those of you who are more procrastination-prone are probably having an anxiety attack just thinking about the three consecutive nights you’ll
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The NSFW video and other reactions to the fall 2013 naked run

Boobs, balls, butts and body odor overtook Main Stacks as naked students participated in the semesterly tradition Tuesday night. The naked run, started by Lothlorien co-op, is one of our favorite UC Berkeley traditions at the Clog. Every semester, students run naked through the library to the cheers and horror of
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Update: pictures of of the pet hug event

The pet hug event today featured two very special doggies. The destress event had about six dogs for students to play with Tuesday, but unfortunately only two dogs were available to cuddle on Wednesday afternoon. For those of you unable to attend — probably because you couldn’t tear yourself away
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PSA: Go pet and play with puppies outside Moffitt Library

Students will have the opportunity to pet adorable puppies and other dogs Wednesday as part of the campus health service’s Pet Hug program. The dogs will be available from noon to 1 p.m. outside Moffitt Library. With the stress of finals escalating each day, we totally understand the need for
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How to sleep less and work more over dead week

Sleep is always the first to go when it comes to choosing how to budget your time. We convince ourselves we can work with six hours, then push it down to four and then three. Soon, we wonder whether sleep is necessary at all. During dead week, you may find
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