8 UC Berkeley resources freshmen should use

So you’re a smart UC Berkeley freshman who’s ready to make the most out of your college experience, but what things should you do during your first year? UC Berkeley is a huge school, and sometimes it’s hard to know which resources to take advantage of, but the Daily Clog
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Advice For Freshman Me

Michelle Hornilla: Learn how to procrastinate better.  The struggle gets real when you’re trying to finish that paper you put off writing to the very last minute, after a week long of goofing off and hanging out with friends.  To avoid this, buy a planner, and actually USE it.  Then,
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A Harvard parody: 15 ‘hottest’ freshmen

Harvard sucks, but when they release their annual list of “Fifteen Hottest Freshmen” — a somewhat degrading and slightly arbitrary list of 15 people deemed attractive — we hate them a little more. So the Clog — realizing that everyone at Cal is hot — profiled 15 random freshmen. We
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The wisdom of an unwise sophomore

From the top to the bottom, it’s a fall from fortitude and glory as graceful as Miley Cyrus’s transition from Disney sweetheart to foam-finger sex machine. Although I do get mistaken for Kanye West on a regular basis, I am not talking about a celebrity transition from adoration to widespread
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Parents’ attitude at the root of student alcohol abuse

This year’s Welcome Week resulted in eight students being sent to the hospital within one night. Such serious consequences of student’s irresponsible behavior showcase the unfortunate state of drinking culture in America today. Although there have been various proposals recently for how to curb the rise in alcohol-related accidents, few
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Don’t be a zooplankton

As the new school year begins, so does the onslaught of freshmen with the complex mixture of emotions so many of us may recall — a mixture of idealistic hope for success-filled college years and agonizing terror of getting lost in the crowd. Just a few years ago, I remember
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College as told through freshman tweets

Curious about what’s heavy on the minds of college freshmen (or at least those we hope are freshmen based off these noob Twitter posts)? Well, the Clog has cracked the mystery! Here’s what freshmen have to say about adjusting to college life: [View the story “College as told through freshman
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3 things we learned not to do as freshmen

Freshman year is a universal learning experience. We tend to try many new things for that quintessential “college experience,” even if we end up regretting them in the end. We’ve gathered the wisdom — if you could call it that — that we’ve gained throughout our freshman years to give
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