UC Berkeley co-launches program to increase Black venture capitalists

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Black Venture Institute, a program aiming to provide education, mentorship and opportunities for networking for Black operators, was collaboratively launched by UC Berkeley Haas School of Business, BLCK VC, Operator Collective and Salesforce Ventures. The two-week program will also include multiple panels featuring industry experts and venture capitalists.

UC Berkeley Haas School of Business co-launched a program aimed at doubling the number of Black venture capital investors over the next three years.
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Refugees serve up coffee in new Berkeley café

Ordering coffee along Berkeley’s campus is an everyday act for thousands. Though this upscale coffee shop at 2410 Channing Way, which opened Sunday, has a familiar menu and seating, its eight baristas from seven different countries set it apart.
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App of the Week: AirDroid

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Name: Jolidrive Platform(s): The Internet, iOS Price: Free Mission: Access all of your cloud storage and social media from one dashboard During last week’s App of the Week we mentioned that using the 25GB UC Berkeley won for each student on Dropbox or the 50 free GB students here get on
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Thursday app of the week: Office 365

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