Past, present and absence

Berkeley Got Back

As an intended sociology (and political science) major, I am accustomed to hearing deprecating remarks about my field from peers studying in other, more “legitimate” departments. In fact, I join in on the fun. Teasing myself is one way to cope with crippling anxiety over my future career. Of course,
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Don’t just learn it, live it

In my four years at UC Berkeley, I have come to understand one consistent thread about the intellectual experience here: The best part of a UC Berkeley education is not the learning that happens within the classroom — it is the experience of applying that knowledge outside it. Students studying
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