Please consider the facts regarding the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea

There are many strong opinions about the Thirty Meter Telescope, or TMT, project on Maunakea on Hawaiʻi Island, and it is important that everyone know the facts. Unfortunately, an April 2 op-ed by members of UC Berkeley’s Indigenous Americas Working Group calling for the UC system to stop funding construction of the TMT contained inaccurate information that needs a response.
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Three researchers at a lab bench

UC Berkeley professors must show students the importance of ethically sound research

CAMPUS ISSUES: As crucial mentors, professors and researchers have a responsibility to push for innovation without making ethical compromises

At UC Berkeley, students in the sciences look to their professors as mentors as they attempt to navigate the often overwhelming field of research. But what should students do when these same mentors fail to impart the importance of ethics in their work?
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