Lies we’re told as UC Berkeley students

Fresh-faced and free-spirited, we passed under the vast and profound Sather Gate for the first time, much as young children walk into their first day of “big kid school.” The possibilities for our lives expanded and flashed in our mind’s eye, causing our hands to tremble and our cheeks to flush. That
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A GSI’s guide to succeed in section

Hoping to succeed in section? Wondering what your GSIs are looking for? Seven GSIs sat down with the Daily Clog to answer a few questions that might just help you realize that discussion is about so much more than just getting an A. 1. Kevin Xu, Biology 1A GSI CLOG: What’s a
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What your mind sounds like while you’re reading

As a UC Berkeley student (engineering students aside), you are most likely assigned an enormous amount of reading throughout the week. No matter how smart you are, sometimes it feels next to impossible to buckle down and focus on your books. A nagging voice somehow seems to always hijack your
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5 reasons Cal might be the easiest time of your life

So you’re at the No. 1 public university in the country. Living up to the prestige of our cherished school is probably the most difficult experience you’ve ever had in your life. But despite all the stress — the early morning classes and late night paper-writing — college is a wonderful time,
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